Celebrating the restorative power of the arts in our community. 

June 2020 – Replay


GRAND RAPIDS, MI (June 5 – 6, 2020) While we are not yet able to gather for concerts, go to the ballet, or walk through art galleries, Festival of the Arts and the other 20 cultural organizations that make up the Grand Rapids Arts Working Group are working together to host a Virtual Arts Festival.

The Arts Working Group of Grand Rapids is committed to making the experience of art, in all its forms, accessible and inviting for a diverse audience. This commitment has influenced all of the production efforts being put into the Virtual Arts Festival.

Key Access Considerations:

Who’s Included:

Grand Rapids Symphony, ArtPrize, Grand Rapids Ballet, Opera Grand Rapids, Artists Creating Together, Grand Rapids Children’s Museum, DisArt, Festival, and many others community members will showcase music, dance, poetry, demonstrations, visual arts, kids activities, and many other elements for the entire family to enjoy.

About Grand Rapids Arts Working Group

The Grand Rapids Arts Working Group represents a collaborative and community-facing collective of 20 arts and culture organizations. Founded in 2019 to serve West Michigan and beyond, the collective provides organizations with a framework in which to connect, identify common objectives, engage in shared learning, encourage and support each other, and work in common purpose to ensure the vibrancy of arts and culture in West Michigan, now and in the future.

The Virtual Arts Festival Sponsors

Media Streaming Partner

Arts Working Group Sponsor