Grand Rapids--the gateway city to Michigan's West Coast-- is Michigan’s second largest city and is bursting with a unique upscale vibe. Claiming its fame as a furniture capital of the world, Grand Rapids is actually home to five of the world’s largest furniture companies. However, there is much more to this flourishing city than basement couches and kitchen tables. Downtown Grand Rapids is a place that offers something to pique the interest of everyone. With a wide range of museums, historical sites, performing arts venues, as well as shopping, nightlife and comedy clubs—you’re sure to fine your niche in downtown Grand Rapids. When you add hiking trails, golf courses to this great mix and adventure and excitement, Grand Rapids is a place alive with a sense of business, community and relaxation.
Check out these two videos for a quick taste of what Grand Rapids is really like: