Sample Craft Beer and Attend Concerts in Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids has become a popular destination for foodies, beer lovers and music fans thanks to its eclectic restaurants, dozens of breweries and expansive concert venues. During your stay at the Country Inn & Suites, you can catch your favorite band live at Van Andel Arena, attend a convention at DeVos Place or stroll through the sculpture park at the acclaimed Frederik Meijer Gardens
. For golf enthusiasts, our hotel is close to a number of excellent courses
. If you’re looking for other things to do outdoors, try hiking and bicycling on nearby trails or kayaking along one of Michigan’s pristine rivers.
The winner of USA TODAY®’s Best Beer Scene award in 2017, Grand Rapids is the perfect place for your next “beercation.” The Beer City Ale Trail boasts more than 40 breweries. Check out these popular options:
Dotted with forests, lakes, rivers and walking trails, Grand Rapids offers a picturesque location for outdoors lovers to hike, bicycle, jog or kayak.
- Van Andel Arena (5.5 miles)
This multipurpose venue hosts Grand Rapids Griffins hockey games as well as concerts by world-renowned musicians like Bob Dylan, Elton John, Kesha and Janet Jackson.
Phone: +1 (616) 742-6600
- 20 Monroe Live (6 miles)
This state-of-the-art venue for live music, entertainment and special events accommodates nearly 2,600 patrons and welcomes popular alternative artists like Kaleo and Janelle Monáe.
Phone: +1 (844) 678-5483
- Grand Rapids Art Museum (4.1 miles)
In addition to a rotating exhibit showcasing local artists, the Grand Rapids Art Museum features ancient and modern works from around the world.
Phone: +1 (616) 831-1000
- Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum (4.5 miles)
For a glimpse into the life of the 30th president of the U.S., visit this museum filled with artifacts from important moments of his presidency.
Phone: +1 (616) 254-0400
- Grand Rapids Public Museum (4.5 miles)
History buffs appreciate this museum that explores the rich culture of the Grand Rapids area. Be sure to check out the amazing full-scale replica of 1890s Grand Rapids.
Phone: +1 (616) 929-1700
- Woodland Mall (4 miles)
Shop brands like Banana Republic, H&M, J.Crew and Apple at Woodland Mall.
Phone: +1 (616) 949-0012
- Tanger Outlets (17 miles)
Bargain shoppers won't want to miss a stop at Tanger Outlets, home to top name brands like Calvin Klein, Adidas and Tommy Hilfiger.
Phone: +1 (616) 277-1133
Other Nearby Attractions:
- Celebration! Cinema (2.1 miles)
See the latest blockbuster film at this nearby cinema, which also boasts a state-of-the-art IMAX screen.
Phone: +1 (616) 285-6127
- DeVos Place (4.2 miles)
Attend business conferences, trade shows, conventions and more at this spacious, modern event facility.
Phone: +1 (616) 742-6500
- Gerald R. Ford International Airport (GRR) (6.7 miles)
Stay within minutes of this international airport that offers daily flights around the world.
Phone: +1 (616) 233-6000
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