NEXT Conference 2018

What's Happening in Grand Rapids?

The NEXT Conference 2018 is taking place during the ArtPrize competition! For more information on this exciting event, visit

Interested in a City Tour?

Walk in the footsteps of Grand Rapids' founders as you hear about the city's origins, its political history, and the battles and triumphs that made the city what it is today, including a one-of-a-kind lawsuit that changed business in Grand Rapids forever. Along the way, take in the entries of the 2018 ArtPrize.

There is a cost for this tour and group discounts are available. Book in advance by emailing Candice at the day and time you'd like to take this five-star tour loved by both locals and visitors! For more information, visit or find us on Facebook.