Who doesn’t love a free sample? It’s the perfect excuse to try something new.
In our constant quest to find fun, budget-friendly destinations throughout Grand Rapids, we stumbled upon another delicious reason to head to the Downtown Market on Tuesday evenings until the end of May. Sampling Tuesdays, a chance to sample select products from participating vendors, is a great way to try new things at the Market. Maybe you’ve always wanted to try a fresh green juice concoction from Malamiah Juice Bar, but you’re not sure if you’ll like it. Now you have the chance!
Ride Routes 1, 2 or the Silver Line to get you directly to or within walking distance from the Downtown Market. Sampling Tuesday takes place from 5-7 p.m. until the end of May, so you have three more opportunities to check it out. We suggest getting there around 5 p.m. and visiting all Market vendors (even if they aren’t offering up samples), then finishing your trip by enjoying dinner! Dinner tip: The Downtown Market’s newest restaurant is Social Kitchen & Bar, take a look at their menu.