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Places to go: Ride Guide for August 1 – 7

Kick off August the right way by enjoying all that Grand Rapids has to offer in terms of music, food, and fun. As always, we’ll drive.

– August 1 —  Chefs at the Market
Start your weekend off on the right note with a freshly prepared meal from chefs at the Downtown Market.

Routes nearby: Silver Line, 1, 2 & within walking distance from Rapid Central Station.

– August 2  — Brunch, Brews and a Movie: Taxi Driver
Start your Sunday off right in downtown Grand Rapids. For $20 you’ll receive an entree and choice of drink at Grand Rapids Crewing Co. and a ticket to a screening at the UICA.

Routes nearby: Silver Line, 1, 4, 6, 13,  14, 15

– August 3 — Jazz in the Park
Located at Ah-Nab-Awen Park, this concert series offers a chance to enjoy the sounds of classic jazz outdoors.

Routes nearby: 7, 9, 50–please be mindful of route detours.

– August 4 — Cartoonists of Grand Rapids Exhibits
Learn about the cartoonists from Grand rapids and their work in this new exhibit drawn from Grand Rapids History and Special Collections Department.

Routes nearby: Silver Line, 4, 6, 14, 15

– August 5 — Free Outdoor Fitness Classes: Yoga
Soak up the sunshine and enjoy some exercise outdoors either during your lunch hour or in the evening at Ah-Nab-Awen Park or the Blue Bridge.

Routes nearby: Plan your trip using RapidConnect.

– August 6 — GRAM on the Green — Grupo Aye
Liven up your Thursday with some free music, admission to the GRAM, a cash bar, and more.

Routes nearby: Silver Line, 6, 9, 11, 13, 50

– August 7 — Bus Stop by William Inge
Head to GRCC’s Spectrum Theater for the award-winning production of this play.

Route nearby: Silver Line, 4, 6, 13, 14, 15,

Where are we taking you this week?

Written by The Rapid

The Rapid (Interurban Transit Partnership) is the authority that provides a variety of public transportation services for the Grand Rapids metro area and beyond. It is organized and operates under Michigan Public Act 196 of 1986.