The Rapidian


Arrr, Matey! The GAAH Press Club reviews "Treasure Island"

Submitted 07-06-2012 under NONPROFITS

The GAAH Press Club reviews "Treasure Island," performed in the Circle Theatre at Aquinas College.


GRAM on the Green to kick off this Friday

Submitted 07-05-2012 under NEWS

Challenge someone to a game of giant chess and listen to Celtic music outside of the Grand Rapids Art Museum in celebration of diverse art during the summer months.


Diversity of art collected in new West Michigan guide

Submitted 07-03-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

The West Michigan Art Guide aims to make it easy to find art galleries and art events in West Michigan.


Great music overflows the streets at Founders Fest

Submitted 06-26-2012 under OPINION

On a day filled with perfect weather, a variety of delicious Founders beer and local food, the clear standout was the music at Founders Fest. Highlights included That 1 Guy, Ultraviolet Hippopotamus, and Soulive.


Founders Fest expands lineup, adds second stage

Submitted 06-22-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

With an increased budget for two stages, more bands than ever and additional space for artist booths, Founders Fest 2012 seeks to have its biggest year in its five year existence.


Thousands gather to support diversity at 2012 West Michigan Pride Festival

Submitted 06-20-2012 under NEWS

Families, friends, couples, local organizations and many more gathered at Comstock Riverside Park on Saturday to show their support for the LGBTQ community.


That 1 Guy to bring heavy dose of weird to your venue

Submitted 06-20-2012 under OPINION

Stylistically floating somewhere between Tom Waits, Les Claypool and Dr. Seuss, That 1 Guy is a one of a kind act whose live performance shouldn't be missed.


"Rain in a Dry Land" to screen at Wealthy Theatre tonight

Submitted 06-20-2012 under NEWS

The film grasps the hardships refugees go through in their villages and what they endure once they resettle in America.


Street party brings the best beer, food and music Grand Rapids has to offer

Submitted 06-15-2012 under OPINION

The ninth annual Local First Street Party, presented in part by Founders brewery, attracted a large crowd of local business supporters to Weston Street for the festivities. The party featured all local food, beer, wine and music.


SiTE:LAB at Blandford Nature Center

Submitted 06-14-2012 under NONPROFITS

Blandford Nature Center blends with SiTE:LAB for the Third Annual Field of Green Festival.