Experience the creative energy of Grand Rapids. Dazzling art and culture, awesome dining and nightlife, inspiring natural beauty and exhilarating community spirit. Stroll our walkable downtown jam-packed with more than 100 restaurants, clubs, theaters and museums. Come to Grand Rapids, where every day is a work of art.
Lonely Planet, the world's most successful travel publisher, named Grand Rapids the top U.S. travel destination for 2014. What's the appeal? The most vibrant downtown between Chicago and Cleveland. A world-renowned art scene. World-class craft breweries. Fascinating museums and historic sites. Deliciously innovative farm-to-fork restaurants. And easy access to Lake Michigan's Gold Coast, with more than 300 miles of spectacular beaches, soaring sand dunes and dazzling sunsets. Come experience this year's top travel pick - experience Grand Rapids!
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