After the tremendous success of the first ArtPrize exhibit in 2009, Grand Rapids has decided to bring it back for a 2nd year!September 22nd through October 10th, artists from 21 countries and 44 states will have their art on exhibit. Along with the artists' exhibits, many other activities will be taking place, beginning with the ArtPrize Preview Party tomorrow night, Tuesday September 21 from 5:30-8:00pm at the San Ches Bistro and Cafe. Tickets are $75 per ticket and can be obtained through the Arts Council of Greater Grand Rapids. Later in the week, various neighborhood parties are scheduled and over the next couple of weeks, motivational speakers, concerts, and more neighborhood parties are scheduled. Visit the ArtPrize website for a complete list of events.
If you are traveling from out of town, you will undoubtedly need a place to stay. Accommodations are filling up quickly so make your reservations today! Our inn is the perfect place- in Grandville, just off the highway and just outside of Grand Rapids. Enjoy ArtPrize then head back to Prairieside Suites, located close to the action but not in the midst of it! While we are close to capacity, we do still have some rooms available. Our reservation page shows our availability. Make your reservation today!
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