Tag Archives: Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids Mini Maker Faire

Maker Faire Grand Rapids is a family-friendly festival of invention, creativity & resourcefulness and a celebration of the Maker movement. It’s a place where people show what they are making, and share what they are learning. Makers range from tech enthusiasts to crafters to homesteaders to scientists to garage tinkerers. They are of all ages and backgrounds. The aim of Maker Faire is to entertain, inform, connect and grow this community.

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For more info, check out:
http://www.makerfairegr.com/
https://www.facebook.com/makerfairegr

Drink and Draw with the Party Table

Greetings, true believers!

Artists out there, have you ever wanted to meet with other artists in the area and just enjoy a beer and sketch out a funny doodle while talking about what you do and how you do it? Beer drinkers out there, have you ever wanted to watch some artists draw a bunch of neat stuff and maybe even make some neat art of your own? Random citizen on the street, have you ever wanted to go to The Rez Lounge, enjoy a nice beer, and/or draw a picture? If any of these questions can be answered with a yes, then The Party Table has an event for you!

Wednesday September 2nd from 6-9 PM (We may stay later depending) at the Rez Lounge on Plainfield Ave, there is going to be a Drink and Draw hosted by The Party Table!

Crayons, Pencils, and Sharpies, as well as White and Newsprint Paper will be provided to create some fantastic work. If these supplies don’t fit your fancy bring some neater stuff to show off your sick skillz! Got a sketch book, bring it and add a few new pages while enjoying a friendly atmosphere and some good conversation.

This is about getting awesome artists together to meet and greet. This is about getting those perfect people we’ve met through this crazy thing we love back together in the down times to enjoy a little bit of THE PARTY and to make some awesome art. Join us, won’t you?

Feel free to invite friends!

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For more info, check out:
https://www.facebook.com/events/1035069016516765/
https://www.facebook.com/partyforthepartygods

GR8bit Live! 3

GR8bit Live! is an annual video game music concert and charity in Grand Rapids, MI, benefiting the kids at the Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital. After a successful kickstarter, this event will be FREE!! While the admission is free, there will be a suggested donation upon entering. ALL of the proceeds from the event will go towards buying video game equipment and board games for the kids at the children’s  hospital. This year 7 bands will perform. This not just a concert. This time around, GR8bit Live will be a video game convention. There will be vendors, gaming tournaments along with a game room, and voice actor Matt Hill will be there.

Arc Impulse

Gimmick! Video Game Rock Band

Knight of the Round

Mail Order Monsters

My Parents Favorite Music

Super Guitar Bros

Playing with Power

Support your local geek events.
For more info, check out:
http://www.gr8bitlive.com/
https://www.facebook.com/gr8bitlive