Things To Do in Grand Rapids

You can see and do more in Grand Rapids in one day than you can in one week in other cities

We've got an endless array of things to do in Grand Rapids - and everything is close and convenient!!


Art & Culture

Grand Rapids has long been a mecca for creators and admirers of art.

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Craft Beer & Beverages

Experience the authenticity, excitement & camaraderie of the craft beverage community!

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Find family events, activities and experiences that appeal to all ages!

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Food & Dining

You want local, fresh, healthy and sustainable choices? We have it here!

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You’ll find something for every musical taste here at 100+ live-music venues!

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Outdoor Recreation

Ready to run, bike, paddle, swim, fish and golf your way around?

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There are few things you love more than browsing shops, boutiques and malls – unless it’s finding a great deal on a must-have item!…

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Are you ready to cheer your favorites on to victory?

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Our world-class beaches are clean, clear and oh-so-close.

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Tours & Experiences

Immerses yourself in the culture, cuisine and lifestyle of Grand Rapids!

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Contact Us
For any questions contact the IAEM Conference Manager, Julie Husk at or 703-538-1795 x 1789.
201 Park Washington Ct,
Falls Church, VA 22046
Dates and Locations

Dates and Locations of Future IAEM Annual Conferences:

 Oct. 15-22, 2021*
Grand Rapids, Michigan 

 Nov. 11-18, 2022*
 Savannah, Georgia

 Nov. 3-10, 2023*
 Long Beach, California

*The core program dates are Sunday-Wednesday, with additional Friday-Saturday and Thursday-Friday pre- and post-conference training and other options.

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