Free seminar series jumpstarts food entrepreneurs with advice from industry experts

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 02-21-2017 under NONPROFITS

Next month, the Grand Rapids Downtown Market will present its first-ever Recipes for Success series, a three-week program designed for food entrepreneurs. The free educational seminars are aimed at providing industry insight to budding and...

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Simmer Camp brings teens, kids into kitchen for hands-on exploring

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 07-14-2015 under PLACE-MATTERS

The Grand Rapids Downtown Market has made it their mission to help residents learn about what we eat, where it comes from and the effect it has on our bodies. Education takes on more than one form with the Market’s many kitchens, greenhouse...

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Acorn Studios sprouts creative collaboration in cooperative space

by (erictank)

Submitted 07-29-2014 under NEWS

With the official launch party last week, Acorn Studios is open for business. Located on the East Fulton Street business corridor straddling the border of Midtown and East Hills is a live/work studio space owned by Laura Goble. Together with a three...

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Street market to bring vintage charm to Grand Rapids Downtown Market

by (Downtown Market GR)

Submitted 03-25-2014 under PLACE-MATTERS

Treasure hunters, rejoice! This summer, the Grand Rapids Downtown Market will host a Vintage Street Market on the second Sunday of each month, beginning May 11. The Vintage Street Market will take place in the Outdoor Market Shed and will feature...

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Joel Salatin reflects on city life, kitchen time and the Grand Rapids chicken fight

by (Holly)

Submitted 01-19-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

While Joel Salatin was in town for a presentation at Calvin College's January Series, he also stopped in to Nourish Organic Market for a booksigning event for his new book Folks, This Ain't Normal and various other books that he has...

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