Chris and Shawn's Wedding Site | Blog
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04 Jun Le Bon Macaron

This cute little macaron shop just opened today (June 4th)! They've got a shop in East Lansing and I've heard such great things about it. So excited to finally have a legit macaron shop here in Grand Rapids....

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22 May Donkey Taqueria

Donkey Taqueria is a full service bar offering authentic mexican food, beer, and tequila located in a 1920’s service station in the wealthy neighborhood in Grand Rapids. One of our favorite new restaurants in Grand Rapids....

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22 May Electric Cheetah

Real food prepared from scratch using high quality, natural, local and organic ingredients, by real people who care about where your food comes from. By far Shawn's favorite spot to eat in Grand Rapids. Consistently amazing every time....

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20 May Amway Grand Plaza

If you're looking to stay downtown Grand Rapids and be close to all the great restaurants and sites the Amway Grand Plaza hotel is a beautiful hotel. This hotel is walking distance to the wedding venue and an easy stroll to some of our favorite restaurants and coffee shops. ...

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20 May Holiday Inn Express – Grandville

This hotel would be a great location if you plan to spend part of your time by the lakeshore. It's a 15 minute drive from the hotel to downtown Grand Rapids where the wedding ceremony and reception are. Less than 10 minutes to the Jenison airport if you're staying for John's graduation open house on Sunday. And about 25-30 minutes from Holland depending on whether...

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19 May Art in the Park – Hudsonville

As part of the Hudsonville Area Arts Council I've been working with a great team to put on the 7th annual Art in the Park event. It just happens to fall on the Saturday between our wedding and John's graduation open house. This will make it tricky to be as helpful as I'd like the day of the event BUT I'm excited that our out...

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