Smart Meetings is getting a firsthand look at Grand Rapids, Michigan’s Amway Grand Plaza Hotel, which recently underwent $14 million worth of renovations to the 285-room Glass Tower. Senior Editor Paul Love is our reporter on the scene sharing his experiences at the hotel.

In addition to the Amway Grand Plaza, he’ll be checking out the art scene in Grand Rapids via the ArtPrize hub and the Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park, trying out new restaurants and lounges with high expectations (including The Kitchen by Wolfgang Puck) and exploring venues and attractions with great potential value to meetings and events professionals.

Follow Smart Meetings social media posts from Thursday, October 8 through Saturday, October 10 to see all that Grand Rapids offers planners and meetings attendees and keep track of Paul’s adventures. There are some late-night events on the agenda, so be sure to check in day and night!

Last Updated Oct. 11, 2015 – 2:50 PM