Festival of the Arts 2012

GR's largest annual outdoor event celebrates its 43rd year of honoring the arts in West Michigan. Dozens of food and artist booths stretch from Calder Plaza to Rosa Parks Circle and local musicians and dancers perform on six indoor and outdoor stages. The completely free community festival is supported by the efforts of more than 20,000 volunteers.

June 1, 2 & 3, 2012

 

Festival Map (PDF)

Complete Event/Music Schedule

 

Food booths:

1

Kinney Grange #754

Serving: Popcorn, Caramel Corn, Cheddar Gold Popcorn, Water, Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Powerade
American
2

Bethesda Baptist Church

Serving: 18 flavors of Hawaiian Shaved Ice
Dessert
3

Renaissance Church of God in Christ

Serving: Watermelon Slices, Bottled Water
Dessert
4

Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church

Serving: Souvlaki (marinated pork sandwich), Baklava (filo dough & nut dessert), Loukoumades (Greek honey donut holes), Water, Faygo Products
Greek
5

United Church of Wayland

Serving: Pavlova (meringue shell, whipped topping, strawberries, blueberries, kiwi), Green spiders (mint float), Coke, Bottled Water
Australian, Dessert
6

Plymouth Congregational United Church of Christ

Serving: Foot Long Hot Dogs with Chili, Cheese, and Onion, Giant Dill Pickle, Assorted Chips, Frozen Lemonade, Red, White, & Blue Pops, Pepsi Products, Bottled Water
American, American Picnic
7

Bosnian Cultural Center

Serving: Burek (meat pie), Cheese Pie, Shish Kebab (chicken breast, green pepper, mushroom, onion), Chicken Gyro, Crepes (Nutella or jelly topping) covered in powdered sugar
Bosnian
8

LINC Revitalization Communities Inc.

Serving: St.Lou's Ribs, Chicago Style Rib Tips, Cajun Catfish, Fries
American
9

St. George's Antiochian Orthodox Church

Serving: Shawarma Sandwich (beef & lamb in a Pita w/lettuce, cucumber sauce, & onion), Hudsonville Ice Cream in a cup (4 flavors)
Lebanese
10

Great Wisdom Meditation Center

Official Site
Serving: Stir Fried Noodles with Vegetables, Vegetarian Spring Rolls, Soda, Water
Vegetarian, Vietnamese
11

Immaculate Heart of Mary School

Official Site
Serving: Chicago Style Pizza Puff (Pepperoni), Bottled Water
American
12

Georgetown United Methodist Church

Serving: Waffle Cones (choice of 7 Ice Cream Flavors), Bottled Water
Dutch
13

Islamic Cultural Center (ICC) Behar

Official Site
Serving: Meat sausages & Skewers, Spinach and Cheese Pie, Baklava, Harmasice
Bosnian
14

Chinese Association of Western Michigan

Official Site
Serving: Sichuan Chicken, Sweet & Sour Chicken, Peking Spring Roll, Taiwan Fried Rice, Crab Cheese/ Fried Wontons, Soft Drinks, Bottled water
Chinese
15

Community of Christ

Serving: Walking Taco, Cotton Candy, Trail Mix, Sport Drinks, Lemonade, Soft Drinks
Mexican/American
16

Legends Performing Arts Association

Official Site
Serving: Corndogs, Battered/deep fried Pickles, Battered/deep fried Oreos, Frozen Lemonade, Bottled Water
American
17

Italian American Club of West Michigan

Serving: Italian Sausage Sandwich, Italion Meatball sandwich, Lemon Ices, Soft Drinks, Bottled Water
Italian
18

Islamic Mosque & Religious Institute

Official Site
Serving: Mediterranean Grilled Chicken Sandwich, Falafel (vegetarian) Sandwich, 7" Grilled Pizza with cheese and/or "halal" pepperoni, Soft Drinks, Water
Mediterranean
19

Journey of Faith- West Michigan

Official Site
Serving: Homemade Grilled Cinnamon Rolls (with cream cheese icing), Cinnamon Ice Cream Sundaes (with honey, pecans, whipped cream), Flavored Hot and Cold Coffee, Brewed Tea (hot and cold), Water
Breakfast, Dessert
20

Wallin Congregational Church

Official Site
Serving: Ground Beef BBQ, Pickle on a Stick, Dove Bars, Novelty Ice Cream on a Stick, Assorted Coke Products, Bottled Water
American
21

This Is Fellowship Ministries

Serving: Ribs, Rib Tips, Smoked Turkey Legs, Pulled Pork Sandwiches, Beef Brisket Sandwich, Baked Beans, Potato Salad
American
22

Our Lady of LaVang

Serving: Boneless Chicken on Skewer, Chicken Egg Roll, Soft Drinks
Vietnamese
23

Kenowa Hills Band Boosters

Serving: Grilled Shrimp on a Skewer, Garlic Texas Toast, Fresh Squeezed Lemonade
American, American Seafood
24

Steepletown Neighborhood Services

Official Site
Serving: Kielbasa Dogs, Pierogies, Kapusta Dog (w/ Sauerkraut), Pepsi, Water
Polish
25

Northview Athletic Boosters

Serving: Elephant Ears with Cinnamon, & Optional Fruit Toppings , Coke Products, Water
American, Dessert
26

Team Hendy Youth Wrestling Club

Serving: Hot Soft Pretzels with Dipping Sauces, Chips, Coke, Water
American Snack
27

Bosian American Association of Women Behar

Serving: Pita w/Beef and Potato, Bosian Sandwich Specialty (w/mushrooms,onions,tomatoe,sour cream), Pita Cake from Apples, Pita cake Desert (w/milk & eggs), Pop, Water
Bosnian
28

International Society for Krishna Consciousness

Serving: Blueberry, Strawberry, and Apple-Cinnamon Halava (semolina, butter, vanilla), Nimbupani (ice water, fresh lemon, ginger, rosewater)
East Indian
29

Grand Rapids Catholic Central Boosters

Serving: Chili Cheese Fries, Pepsi, Aquafina
American
30

Buddhist Association of MI / Tam Quang Temple

Serving: Fried Rice, Egg Rolls, Cream Cheese Wontons, Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite, Bottled water
Vegetarian

 

 


Saturday, June 02, 2012
10:00 AM
 - 
10:00 PM

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Downtown Grand Rapids
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

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