Sep
16
6:00 PM18:00

ArtPrize Kickoff

It’s the party of the year where ArtPrize Artists, Venues and Volunteers come together to launch ArtPrize 10.  Join us as we take over the B.O.B for this VIP event featuring live music, DJs, great food and get a sneak peek of Founder’s Brewing Company’s, Trigo, the official beer of ArtPrize 10. 

Sign up to volunteer at artprize.org/volunteer to get on the guest list! 

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Sunday's Discounts
Sep
16
9:00 AM09:00

Sunday's Discounts

Discounts available for Sunday, September 16, 2018

ALL DEALS AND DISCOUNTS REQUIRE VALID STUDENT ID

Grand Rapids Art Museum - FREE with student ID

The Rapid - FREE with student ID

Circle Theatre - $13 tickets for On The Town by showing ID at box office

Grand Rapids Civic Theatre - $10 tickets to Steel Magnolias by using code "collegeweek" online or at the box office

Urban Institue for Contemporary Arts - $4 tickets to any UICA movie screening (visit www.uica.org/movies for showtimes)

City Built Brewing - 10% off food purchases and 20% off beer

El Granjero Mexican Grill - 20% off purchase

The Bitter End Coffee House - 10% off purchase (cannot be combined with special deal or offers)

Big E's Sports Grill - 20% off food purchase

Matchbox Diner & Drinks - 20% off food purchase

John Ball Zoo - 1/2 off admission with student ID

Comprenew - 15% off purchase

Harmony Brewing Company - FREE logo pint class with a purchase when you show a college ID - Harmony Hall Location Only

Long Road Distillers - 20% off food purchase

Furniture City Creamery - 10% off purchase

Moosejaw - 20% off purchase

Wengers Bowling Center - Free shoe rental with ID (lasting all academic year - excluding winter and spring break)

Flanagan’s Irish Pub - $3 domestic beer, $3 wells, 1/2 off appetizers

Carver's Grand Rapids Finest Meats *- 10% Off your purchase

Fish Lads *- 10% Off your purchase

Love's Ice Cream *- Upgrade your single scoop on us! Get a medium and add your choice of hot fudge or caramel sauce - both upgrades are no additional cost

Malamiah Juice Bar *- 10% Off All Beverages, excluding bottled juices

Pho616 *- 10% off with valid student ID on Banh-Mi & Iced Coffee Combo (discount included)

Rak Thai *- Receive a 15% discount on your purchase

Slow's Bar-B-Q *- 15% Off your purchase.

Social Kitchen & Bar *- 50% off all food & beverage

Sushi Market *- 10% Off your purchase

The Oddest Supply Co.* - 30% off any item

AM Yoga - Free class with student ID

Rower's Club - Purchase any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Rowster Coffee - any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Spoonlickers - 20% off purchase

Stan Diego - spend just 10 bucks & get FREE chips & salsa, all day, every day

The Knickerbocker - New Holland Brewing - 10% off entire bill

STR!VE - Goodie bag to first 10 students who stop in for a tour (and everyone receives a complimentary 15-minute meet and greet with providers)

Bistro Bella Vita - 20% off purchase

The Green Well Gastro Pub - 20% off purchase

*Denotes the location is at The DOWNTOWN MARKET

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GR Smile: Comedy Night feat. Preacher Lawson
Sep
15
8:00 PM20:00

GR Smile: Comedy Night feat. Preacher Lawson

  • Calvin College - Covenant Fine Arts Center (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Preacher Lawson describes himself as “a stand-up comedian, actor, singer, human, professional black guy.”  He may best known for being a finalist on the 12th season (2017) of America’s Got Talent.  For event and ticket information, visit HERE.  Tickets are $15 in advance or $10 at the door with any local college I.D.!

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Sep
15
4:30 PM16:30

GR Live

Food Trucks, Hammocks, Live Music...need I say more? Spend the afternoon relaxing and hanging around (literally) on Aquinas' campus as they bring the entertainment. All you need to do is bring a hammock.

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Saturday's Discounts
Sep
15
9:00 AM09:00

Saturday's Discounts

Discounts available for Saturday, September 15, 2018

ALL DEALS AND DISCOUNTS REQUIRE VALID STUDENT ID

Grand Rapids Art Museum - FREE with student ID

The Rapid - FREE with student ID

Circle Theatre - $13 tickets for On The Town by showing ID at box office

Grand Rapids Civic Theatre - $10 tickets to Steel Magnolias by using code "collegeweek" online or at the box office

Urban Institue for Contemporary Arts - $4 tickets to any UICA movie screening (visit www.uica.org/movies for showtimes)

Maggie's Kitchen - $5 purchase gets you choice of free chips, drink, rice, beans, or cheese quesadilla

City Built Brewing - 10% off food purchases and 20% off beer

El Granjero Mexican Grill - 20% off purchase

The Bitter End Coffee House - 10% off purchase (cannot be combined with special deal or offers)

Big E's Sports Grill - 20% off food purchase

Matchbox Diner & Drinks - 20% off food purchase

John Ball Zoo - 1/2 off admission with student ID

Comprenew - 15% off purchase

Harmony Brewing Company - FREE logo pint class with a purchase when you show a college ID - Harmony Hall Location Only

Long Road Distillers - 20% off food purchase

Jonny B'z - 20% off food purchase (not combinable with other offers)

Furniture City Creamery - 10% off purchase

Moosejaw - 20% off purchase

Wengers Bowling Center - Free shoe rental with ID (lasting all academic year - excluding winter and spring break)

Carver's Grand Rapids Finest Meats *- 10% Off your purchase

Fish Lads *- 10% Off your purchase

Love's Ice Cream *- Upgrade your single scoop on us! Get a medium and add your choice of hot fudge or caramel sauce - both upgrades are no additional cost

Malamiah Juice Bar *- 10% Off All Beverages, excluding bottled juices

Pho616 *- 10% off with valid student ID on Banh-Mi & Iced Coffee Combo (discount included)

Rak Thai *- Receive a 15% discount on your purchase

Slow's Bar-B-Q *- 15% Off your purchase.

Social Kitchen & Bar *- 50% off all food & beverage

Sushi Market *- 10% Off your purchase

The Oddest Supply Co.* - 30% off any item

AM Yoga - Free class with student ID

Rower's Club - Purchase any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Rowster Coffee - any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Spoonlickers - 20% off purchase

Stan Diego - spend just 10 bucks & get FREE chips & salsa, all day, every day

The Knickerbocker - New Holland Brewing - 10% off entire bill

STR!VE - Goodie bag to first 10 students who stop in for a tour (and everyone receives a complimentary 15-minute meet and greet with providers)

Bistro Bella Vita - 20% off purchase

The Green Well Gastro Pub - 20% off purchase

*Denotes the location is at The DOWNTOWN MARKET

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Sep
14
2:00 PM14:00

GR Connect Networking

  • Kendall College of Art and Design (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

GR Connect is a networking event that aims to connect students with local employers. Whether you are looking for a full-time job after graduation, an internship, or just want to make some connections, GR Connect gives you an opportunity to do so in a dun, unique setting.

Detailed Information:

  • Location: Kendall College at 17 Fountain St. NW

  • There is no pre-registration required.

  • Resumes are encouraged, but not required.

  • There’s no dress code, but you are making first impressions with potential employers!

Transportation/Parking

  • The Rapid is free all week for students with their ID.

  • There are new routes for the DASH shuttle (always free). Kendall College is dot 14 on this map: https://www.grandrapidsmi.gov/Directory/Guides/DASH-the-Downtown-Area-Shuttle.

  • There is validated parking in the GRCC Boswick Ramp, located at the corner of Boswick and Fountain. Note: Fountain is a 1-way street going north (up the hill) and is closed between Division and Library Place. You must take the detour near the Civic Theatre at Library Street.

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Friday's Discounts
Sep
14
10:00 AM10:00

Friday's Discounts

Discounts available for Friday, September 14, 2018

ALL DEALS AND DISCOUNTS REQUIRE VALID STUDENT ID

David D. Hunting YMCA - FREE with student ID

Grand Rapids Art Museum - FREE with student ID

The Rapid - FREE with student ID

Circle Theatre - $13 tickets for On The Town by showing ID at box office

Grand Rapids Civic Theatre - $10 tickets to Steel Magnolias by using code "collegeweek" online or at the box office

Wengers Bowling Center - Free shoe rental with ID (lasting all academic year - excluding winter and spring break)

Urban Institue for Contemporary Arts - $4 tickets to any UICA movie screening (visit www.uica.org/movies for showtimes)

Maggie's Kitchen - $5 purchase gets you choice of free chips, drink, rice, beans, or cheese quesadilla

City Built Brewing - 10% off food purchases and 20% off beer

El Granjero Mexican Grill - 20% off purchase

The Bitter End Coffee House - 10% off purchase (cannot be combined with special deal or offers)

Big E's Sports Grill - 20% off food purchase

Matchbox Diner & Drinks - 20% off food purchase

John Ball Zoo - 1/2 off admission with student ID

Ferris Coffee & Nut - 20% off all cold brew coffee beverages from 1-3pm

Comprenew - 15% off purchase

Flanagan’s Irish Pub - $3 domestic beer, $3 wells, 1/2 off appetizers

Harmony Brewing Company - FREE logo pint class with a purchase when you show a college ID - Harmony Hall Location Only

Long Road Distillers - 20% off food purchase

Jonny B'z - 20% off food purchase (not combinable with other offers)

Furniture City Creamery - 10% off purchase

Moosejaw - 20% off purchase

Carver's Grand Rapids Finest Meats *- 10% Off your purchase

Fish Lads *- 10% Off your purchase

Love's Ice Cream *- Upgrade your single scoop on us! Get a medium and add your choice of hot fudge or caramel sauce - both upgrades are no additional cost

Malamiah Juice Bar *- 10% Off All Beverages, excluding bottled juices

Pho616 *- 10% off with valid student ID on Banh-Mi & Iced Coffee Combo (discount included)

Rak Thai *- Receive a 15% discount on your purchase

Slow's Bar-B-Q *- 15% Off your purchase.

Social Kitchen & Bar *- 50% off all food & beverage

Sushi Market *- 10% Off your purchase

The Oddest Supply Co.* - 30% off any item

AM Yoga - Free class with student ID

Rower's Club - Purchase any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Rowster Coffee - any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Spoonlickers - 20% off purchase

Stan Diego - spend just 10 bucks & get FREE chips & salsa, all day, every day

The Knickerbocker - New Holland Brewing - 10% off entire bill

STR!VE - Goodie bag to first 10 students who stop in for a tour (and everyone receives a complimentary 15-minute meet and greet with providers)

Bistro Bella Vita - 20% off purchase

The Green Well Gastro Pub - 20% off purchase

*Denotes the location is at The DOWNTOWN MARKET

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Sep
13
6:00 PM18:00

Battle GR

Battle GR is all about tactical games, including Indoor Laser Tag. College Night is on Thursdays and its $15 all you can play from 6pm-10pm and $5 for 2 slices of pizza and a pop. You can call Battle GR at 616.345.0698 or email party@battlegr.com or book online at battlegr.com (click book now then scroll down to college night). Students pay at the door. 

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Thursday's Discounts
Sep
13
9:00 AM09:00

Thursday's Discounts

Discounts available for Thursday, September 13, 2018

ALL DEALS AND DISCOUNTS REQUIRE VALID STUDENT ID

Grand Rapids Art Museum - FREE with student ID

The Rapid - FREE with student ID

Circle Theatre - $13 tickets for On The Town by showing ID at box office

Grand Rapids Civic Theatre - $10 tickets to Steel Magnolias by using code "collegeweek" online or at the box office

Wengers Bowling Center - Free shoe rental with ID (lasting all academic year - excluding winter and spring break)

Urban Institue for Contemporary Arts - $4 tickets to any UICA movie screening (visit www.uica.org/movies for showtimes)

Maggie's Kitchen - $5 purchase gets you choice of free chips, drink, rice, beans, or cheese quesadilla

City Built Brewing - 10% off food purchases and 20% off beer

El Granjero Mexican Grill - 20% off purchase

The Bitter End Coffee House - 10% off purchase (cannot be combined with special deal or offers)

Big E's Sports Grill - 20% off food purchase

Matchbox Diner & Drinks - 20% off food purchase

John Ball Zoo - 1/2 off admission with student ID

Ferris Coffee & Nut - 20% off all cold brew coffee beverages from 1-3pm

Comprenew - 15% off purchase

Flanagan’s Irish Pub - $3 domestic beer, $3 wells, 1/2 off appetizers

Harmony Brewing Company - FREE logo pint class with a purchase when you show a college ID - Harmony Hall Location Only

Long Road Distillers - 20% off food purchase

Jonny B'z - 20% off food purchase (not combinable with other offers)

Furniture City Creamery - 10% off purchase

Moosejaw - 20% off purchase

Carver's Grand Rapids Finest Meats *- 10% Off your purchase

Fish Lads *- 10% Off your purchase

Love's Ice Cream *- Upgrade your single scoop on us! Get a medium and add your choice of hot fudge or caramel sauce - both upgrades are no additional cost

Malamiah Juice Bar *- 10% Off All Beverages, excluding bottled juices

Pho616 *- 10% off with valid student ID on Banh-Mi & Iced Coffee Combo (discount included)

Rak Thai *- Receive a 15% discount on your purchase

Slow's Bar-B-Q *- 15% Off your purchase.

Social Kitchen & Bar *- 50% off all food & beverage

Sushi Market *- 10% Off your purchase

The Oddest Supply Co.* - 30% off any item

AM Yoga - Free class with student ID

 

Rower's Club - Purchase any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Rowster Coffee - any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Spoonlickers - 20% off purchase

Stan Diego - spend just 10 bucks & get FREE chips & salsa, all day, every day

The Knickerbocker - New Holland Brewing - 10% off entire bill

STR!VE - Goodie bag to first 10 students who stop in for a tour (and everyone receives a complimentary 15-minute meet and greet with providers)

Bistro Bella Vita - 20% off purchase

The Green Well Gastro Pub - 20% off purchase

Battle GR Tactical Games - $1 Games with a Student ID & $15 all you can play from 6-10pm

*Denotes the location is at The DOWNTOWN MARKET

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Mixer at the Knickerbocker
Sep
12
7:00 PM19:00

Mixer at the Knickerbocker

New Holland's Knickerbocker Lounge is providing free entertainment, appetizers, and soft drinks for all college students the night of September 12. Grab your friends and come down to the gateway to Grand Rapids' Westside.

The Knickerbocker also has an incredible seasonal menu of delicious food available for purchase, along with a full drink menu.

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Wednesday's Discounts
Sep
12
9:00 AM09:00

Wednesday's Discounts

Discounts available for Wednesday, September 12, 2018

ALL DEALS AND DISCOUNTS REQUIRE VALID STUDENT ID

Grand Rapids Art Museum - FREE with student ID

The Rapid - FREE with student ID

Circle Theatre - $13 tickets for On The Town by showing ID at box office

Grand Rapids Civic Theatre - $10 tickets to Steel Magnolias by using code "collegeweek" online or at the box office

Wengers Bowling Center - Free shoe rental with ID (lasting all academic year - excluding winter and spring break)

Urban Institue for Contemporary Arts - $4 tickets to any UICA movie screening (visit www.uica.org/movies for showtimes)

Maggie's Kitchen - $5 purchase gets you choice of free chips, drink, rice, beans, or cheese quesadilla

City Built Brewing - 10% off food purchases and 20% off beer

El Granjero Mexican Grill - 20% off purchase

The Bitter End Coffee House - 10% off purchase (cannot be combined with special deal or offers)

Big E's Sports Grill - 20% off food purchase

Matchbox Diner & Drinks - 20% off food purchase

John Ball Zoo - 1/2 off admission with student ID

Ferris Coffee & Nut - 20% off all cold brew coffee beverages from 1-3pm

Comprenew - 15% off purchase

Flanagan’s Irish Pub - $3 domestic beer, $3 wells, 1/2 off appetizers

Harmony Brewing Company - FREE logo pint class with a purchase when you show a college ID - Harmony Hall Location Only

Long Road Distillers - 20% off food purchase

Jonny B'z - 20% off food purchase (not combinable with other offers)

Furniture City Creamery - 10% off purchase

Moosejaw - 20% off purchase

Carver's Grand Rapids Finest Meats *- 10% Off your purchase

Fish Lads *- 10% Off your purchase

Love's Ice Cream *- Upgrade your single scoop on us! Get a medium and add your choice of hot fudge or caramel sauce - both upgrades are no additional cost

Malamiah Juice Bar *- 10% Off All Beverages, excluding bottled juices

Pho616 *- 10% off with valid student ID on Banh-Mi & Iced Coffee Combo (discount included)

Rak Thai *- Receive a 15% discount on your purchase

Slow's Bar-B-Q *- 15% Off your purchase.

Social Kitchen & Bar *- 50% off all food & beverage

Sushi Market *- 10% Off your purchase

The Oddest Supply Co.* - 30% off any item

AM Yoga - Free class with student ID

 

Rower's Club - Purchase any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Rowster Coffee - any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Spoonlickers - 20% off purchase

Stan Diego - spend just 10 bucks & get FREE chips & salsa, all day, every day

The Knickerbocker - New Holland Brewing - 10% off entire bill

STR!VE - Goodie bag to first 10 students who stop in for a tour (and everyone receives a complimentary 15-minute meet and greet with providers)

Bistro Bella Vita - 20% off purchase

The Green Well Gastro Pub - 20% off purchase

Battle GR Tactical Games - $1 Games with a Student ID

*Denotes the location is at The DOWNTOWN MARKET

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Tuesday's Discounts
Sep
11
9:00 AM09:00

Tuesday's Discounts

Discounts available for Tuesday, September 11, 2018

ALL DEALS AND DISCOUNTS REQUIRE VALID STUDENT ID

Urban Institue for Contemporary Arts - $4 tickets to any UICA movie screening (visit www.uica.org/movies for showtimes)

Maggie's Kitchen - $5 purchase gets you choice of free chips, drink, rice, beans, or cheese quesadilla

City Built Brewing - 10% off food purchases and 20% off beer

El Granjero Mexican Grill - 20% off purchase

The Bitter End Coffee House - 10% off purchase (cannot be combined with special deal or offers)

Big E's Sports Grill - 20% off food purchase

Matchbox Diner & Drinks - 20% off food purchase

John Ball Zoo - 1/2 off admission with student ID

Ferris Coffee & Nut - 20% off all cold brew coffee beverages from 1-3pm

Comprenew - 15% off purchase

Flanagan’s Irish Pub - $3 domestic beer, $3 wells, 1/2 off appetizers

Harmony Brewing Company - FREE logo pint class with a purchase when you show a college ID - Harmony Hall Location Only

Long Road Distillers - 20% off food purchase

Jonny B'z - 20% off food purchase (not combinable with other offers)

Furniture City Creamery - 10% off purchase

Moosejaw - 20% off purchase

Carver's Grand Rapids Finest Meats *- 10% Off your purchase

Fish Lads *- 10% Off your purchase

Love's Ice Cream *- Upgrade your single scoop on us! Get a medium and add your choice of hot fudge or caramel sauce - both upgrades are no additional cost

Malamiah Juice Bar *- 10% Off All Beverages, excluding bottled juices

Pho616 *- 10% off with valid student ID on Banh-Mi & Iced Coffee Combo (discount included)

Rak Thai *- Receive a 15% discount on your purchase

Slow's Bar-B-Q *- 15% Off your purchase.

Social Kitchen & Bar *- 50% off all food & beverage

Sushi Market *- 10% Off your purchase

The Oddest Supply Co.* - 30% off any item

AM Yoga - Free class with student ID

Rower's Club - Purchase any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Rowster Coffee - any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Spoonlickers - 20% off purchase

Stan Diego - spend just 10 bucks & get FREE chips & salsa, all day, every day

The Knickerbocker - New Holland Brewing - 10% off entire bill

STR!VE - Goodie bag to first 10 students who stop in for a tour (and everyone receives a complimentary 15-minute meet and greet with providers)

Bistro Bella Vita - 20% off purchase

The Green Well Gastro Pub - 20% off purchase

*Denotes the location is at The DOWNTOWN MARKET

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Monday's Discounts
Sep
10
9:00 AM09:00

Monday's Discounts

 

Discounts available for Monday, September 10, 2018

ALL DEALS AND DISCOUNTS REQUIRE VALID STUDENT ID

El Granjero Mexican Grill - 20% off purchase

The Bitter End Coffee House - 10% off purchase (cannot be combined with special deal or offers)

Big E's Sports Grill - 20% off food purchase

Matchbox Diner & Drinks - 20% off food purchase

John Ball Zoo - 1/2 off admission with student ID

Ferris Coffee & Nut - 20% off all cold brew coffee beverages from 1-3pm

Comprenew - 15% off purchase

Flanagan’s Irish Pub - $3 domestic beer, $3 wells, 1/2 off appetizers

Harmony Brewing Company - FREE logo pint glass when you show a college ID

Long Road Distillers - 20% off food purchase

Jonny B'z - 20% off food purchase (not combinable with other offers)

Furniture City Creamery - 10% off purchase

Moosejaw - 20% off purchase

Carver's Grand Rapids Finest Meats *- 10% Off your purchase

Fish Lads *- 10% Off your purchase

Love's Ice Cream *- Upgrade your single scoop on us! Get a medium and add your choice of hot fudge or caramel sauce - both upgrades are no additional cost

Malamiah Juice Bar *- 10% Off All Beverages, excluding bottled juices

Pho616 *- 10% off with valid student ID on Banh-Mi & Iced Coffee Combo (discount included)

Rak Thai *- Receive a 15% discount on your purchase

Slow's Bar-B-Q *- 15% Off your purchase.

Social Kitchen & Bar *- 50% off all food & beverage

Sushi Market *- 10% Off your purchase

The Oddest Supply Co.* - 30% off any item

AM Yoga - Free class with student ID

Rower's Club - Purchase any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Rowster Coffee - any beverage, and receive a token to get that beverage free on your next visit

Spoonlickers - 20% off purchase

Stan Diego - spend just 10 bucks & get FREE chips & salsa, all day, every day

The Knickerbocker - New Holland Brewing - 10% off entire bill

STR!VE - Goodie bag to first 10 students who stop in for a tour (and everyone receives a complimentary 15-minute meet and greet with providers)

Bistro Bella Vita - 20% off purchase

The Green Well Gastro Pub - 20% off purchase

*Denotes the location is at The DOWNTOWN MARKET

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Deals and Discounts
Sep
17
12:00 AM00:00

Deals and Discounts

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