New Date! West Michigan Street Festival!

We are excited to announce the new date for the West Michigan Street Festival! The festival was postponed due to rain, but we are happy to announce that the festival will happen on Saturday, October 1st from 11:00-4:00! If you’re interested in planning or being part of the festival, email Jordan Thomas at jordan@bigcar.org. The…

Postponed! West Michigan Street Festival

Friends of Near West and the River West Great Place – Due to an 80% chance of rain on Friday and Sunday and a 90% chance of rain on Saturday, we must POSTPONE the West Michigan Street Festival that was scheduled for this coming Saturday, August 13th. Thank you most profoundly for your willingness to…

West Michigan Street Festival!

Imagine a new West Michigan Street! On Saturday, August 13th from 11am–4pm West Michigan Street will be transformed into a thriving, connected business and cultural corridor. Near West neighbors and Great Places 2020, in partnership with Big Car Collaborative, have been working to create a new and improved community for all to enjoy. West Michigan…