The Coast Guard Festival carnival’s annual late-summer takeover of downtown Grand Haven is not likely to change, as city officials say alternative locations raise more challenges than benefits.
The New Year’s four-day-plus weekend starts Friday night. There are plenty of restaurants, hotels and brew pubs offering New Year’s Eve celebrations. Here are a few different ideas to usher in 2019.
We asked local children to send us their “Letters to Santa,” which we, of course, forwarded on to the North Pole.
Saturday is the Jolly Old Elf’s final day in downtown Grand Haven.
Umbrellas came out for an unusually rainy Jingle Bell Parade on Saturday.
It won’t be the same catwalk as before. Of the 59 “bents” — arches that support the catwalk structure — only six of them will be the originals. The catwalk itself will also be made of new steel.
A campaign to upgrade the Musical Fountain is picking up ground this holiday season through various donations and fundraisers.
MUSKEGON — The Howling Timbers Animal Sanctuary will be hosting a Howloween Open House from 1-5 p.m. Sunday.
The current U.S. Coast Guard cutter named Escanaba will be one of three ships to visit Grand Haven’s port during this year’s festival. It will be joined by the U.S. Coast Guard cutter Neah Bay and the Canadian Coast Guard’s Constable Carriere.
See how the new Lynne Sherwood Waterfront Stadium has changed the Grand Haven riverfront landscape.
It’s a busy weekend in Grand Haven, with the annual Grand Haven Art Festival, Soccer in the Sand and the arrival of the Queen’s Cup sailboat race participants.
Public works vehicles, a fire truck, ambulance, Harbor Transit trolley and a school bus were among the vehicles featured in the annual event used to kick off the summer reading program.
The Grand Haven Aviation Association will host its annual Dawn Patrol at the Grand Haven Memorial Airport, 16446 Comstock St., on Saturday.
The Tri-Cities Historical Museum recently announced that it has partnered with the creators of the smartphone app Vamonde to offer a series of free historic walking tours throughout the Grand Haven area.
Roughly 60 pieces of Coast Guard and Coast Guard Festival artifacts are featured in the exhibit, including ship models, documents, uniforms and past festival memorabilia.