Whatever your event—whatever your style—we have the venue, the amenities and the hospitality to make it unforgettable.
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Everything you need, including on-site lodging, excellent dining and catering options, beautiful, innovative facilities—and exceptional hospitality.
From breakfast for your corporate event to fine dining for a wedding, our versatile catering options can meet your needs.
Plenty of space for guests, parking, receptions, outdoor activities and meetings.
#3 Safest College Town
SafeWise ranks Grand Rapids as one of the safest college towns in America (2016).
Calvin University is located minutes from Frederik Meijer Gardens, public museums and downtown Grand Rapids.
Made in the shade
We’re proud of our trees—all 3,500 of them (we counted). And we’ve been recognized for it: Calvin has been named a Tree Campus USA by the Arbor Day Foundation.
Downtown Grand Rapids
About Grand Rapids
Travel Destination in the U.S. (Lonely Planet, 2014)
Place to Visit in the U.S. (Groupon, 2015)
Best Foodie City for your Wallet (wallethub.com)
30 minutes from Lake Michigan’s 300-mile Gold Coast.
Home of ArtPrize
For 19 days each fall, the city’s contemporary art competition attracts more than 1,500 artists and awards $500,000 in prizes.