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Goosebump-Inducing Video Shares ArtPrize Experience [Video]

ArtPrize takes over Grand Rapids for a few weeks each fall. We are now familiar with the competition, but it can be difficult to explain to someone who has never attended or isn't from West Michigan.

Brian Kelly's new video shares the spirit of ArtPrize Seven. The video shows that ArtPrize is about more than just the art and the voting, it's the people that make the event what it is.

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Inside SiTE:LAB and GRAM at ArtPrize Seven [Photos]

With 1,550 entries at over 160 venues, it's nearly impossible to see everything at ArtPrize Seven.

We'll help you discover more of the artists and work at ArtPrize with a closer look at venues throughout the event.

Take a look inside SiTE:LAB and GRAM at ArtPrize Seven.

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Grand Rapids Children’s Museum’s Kids’ Art Fest is Sunday

Grand Rapids Children’s Museum's sixth annual Kids’ ArtFest is Sunday.

The free celebration gives kids a chance to create art. There will also be live music, dance performances and presentations.

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ArtPrize Artist Explains What’s Up With All Those Feet [Video]

Colleen Garibaldi's "2014, 4, Object/Body Language Series" stops many who see it right in their tracks.

What's going on with all those feet?

Garibaldi explains.

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‘Revelry’ Brings 2,700 Pounds of Mardi Gras Beads to ArtPrize [Video]

Jeffrey Augustine Songco's ArtPrize installation "Revelry" at Calder Plaza is a 200 foot long chain link fence decorated with 2,700 pounds of Mardi Gras beads.

Songco explains how the piece came together, the use of color and more.

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ArtPrize Website Down due to Amazon Web Services Outage

ArtPrize voting begins today with a snag. The website is down due to a web service outage.

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Parking at ArtPrize

Over 440,000 people visited ArtPrize in 2014. ArtPrize helps to make navigating the crowds easier with options for those traveling by bike or bus, but alternative transportation is not always an option.

Check our guide to parking in Grand Rapids during ArtPrize.

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Anila Quayyum Agha’s ‘Intersections’ at ArtPrize HUB [Photos]

Anila Quayyum Agha’s “Intersections” won the Public Vote and the Juried Award at ArtPrize 2014.

The popular entry has been installed at The HUB for the duration of ArtPrize Seven.

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Amway Family Fireworks – the Big Fireworks Show! [Photos]

Another Amway Family Fireworks is in the books! What a great night of music, food, family, fun, and fireworks!

If you missed the fireworks show, or if you want to relive the show, we got some photos of it to share with you! 

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Greatest Hits 98.7 WFGR’s July 2015 Playlist of Top Songs

Elton John's 'Crocodile Rock'

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Amway Family Fireworks Primer

The Amway Family Fireworks are Saturday at Ah-Nab-Awen Park next to Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum and the Grand Rapids Public Museum along the Grand River in downtown Grand Rapids.

Activities, including music, entertainment, food, family-friendly fun and more, run from 5 p.m. until 11 p.m., with the fireworks going off at 10:30 p.m.

Here's a primer to help you attend and enjoy the Fourth of July event, with the title sponsor being Ada-based Amway. See you there.

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The Most Expensive Home for Sale in Grand Rapids That You Probably Can’t Afford

We all have dreams of winning the Powerball jackpot and buying a new, spacious home in a great area of town. Maybe with a view of a lake.

Well, if you've achieved the winning the Powerball dream, and you're looking for that home in Grand Rapids, we've found it - the most expensive home for sale in Grand Rapids. 

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