Melody VanderWeide

Uncovering Grand Rapids, West Michigan, and the Midwest. Travel, Events & Local Info Lead Publisher.

St. Patrick’s Day in Grand Rapids: 33+ Things to Do

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The Great GR Fish Fry Round Up for 2020

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New Pinball Arcade in Rockford is the Latest in West MI’s Pinball Resurgence

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3 Reasons to go to the Auto Show While it’s in Town – Even if You’re Not a Car Person

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How to Prepare to See Hamilton for the First Time – and What to Expect the Day After

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Advice for Anyone Moving to Michigan

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Hey GR, Here are 35+ NYE Events You Need to Plan for Now

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The Grand Rapids Ugly Sweater Trail

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7 of the Most Festive Things You Can Do in Grand Rapids This Holiday Season

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