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Van Andel Arena

Van Andel Arena History

Van Andel Arena is a multi-purpose arena that opened in 1996 and is home to the Grand Rapids Griffins, an American Hockey League team affiliated with the Detroit Red Wings. In the years since it opened, Van Andel Arena has made a name for itself among area locals as well as visitors to the city looking for top notch entertainment. Whether you are in the mood for minor league hockey, a great concert, wrestling, or the circus, Van Andel Arena is sure to have something of interest to you. The venue is the fifth-largest arena in all of Michigan, and as such has always been able to bring in the biggest and best acts to pass through the area.


Van Andel Arena Events

Van Andel Arena is one of the best entertainment venues in the state of Michigan, and you can see that for yourself when you head to an event there in the near future. There are some great concerts coming down the pipe at this venue this summer and fall. June will see rising star Bruno Mars hit the stage for a show that should draw a huge audience. July will feature artists such as Motley Crue and Michael Buble. The fact that both of these big names will perform during the same month shows the variety of musical stylings that this venue features. The Black Keys and the Eagles will both be on hand in September, and October will see Van Andel Arena host Cher and Pat Benetar. It should be another great year of entertainment at Van Andel Arena.


Grand Rapids, Michigan

Van Andel Arena is located in Grand Rapids, MI. Grand Rapids is the second largest city in Michigan so you can be sure that there will always be plenty going on whether you are a resident or a visitor. Former President Gerald Ford was from Grand Rapids and visitors have the opportunity to see the Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum which is located in the city. The Van Andel Museum Center is also one of the oldest history museums in the United States and a great place to go and experience some culture. If the weather is nice a stroll through John Ball Park or Belknap Hill is also a great way to spend an afternoon and really experience all that Grand Rapids has to offer.


Van Andel Arena Seating Layout

In addition to hockey, circuses, and wrestling, Van Andel Arena holds concerts put on by some of the biggest names in music. Van Andel Arena is a comfortable environment with incredible sound making it one of the best place in all of Michigan to catch a performance. This great venue is capable of holding more than 10,000 people for the biggest events there, which is a big reason that Van Andel Arena regularly sees such big names hit the stage there.


Van Andel Arena Trivia

Did you know that Barack Obama held a rally at this venue?

That's right; in 2008 12,000 people attended a political rally at the arena for Barack Obama in which John Edwards gave his endorsement to the future President of the United States.

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Sun
07 Sep
The Black Keys Tickets Sep 07, 2014 8:00 PM
Van Andel Arena
Grand Rapids, MI
8:00 p.m. EDT
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Mon
08 Sep
Eagles Tickets Sep 08, 2014 7:00 PM
Van Andel Arena
Grand Rapids, MI
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Thu
18 Sep
Ringling Bros Circus Built To Amaze Grand Rapids Tickets Sep 18, 2014 7:00 PM
Van Andel Arena
Grand Rapids, MI
7:00 p.m. EDT
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19 Sep
Ringling Bros Circus Built To Amaze Grand Rapids Tickets Sep 19, 2014 7:00 PM
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Grand Rapids, MI
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Sat
20 Sep
Ringling Bros Circus Built To Amaze Grand Rapids Tickets Sep 20, 2014 11:00 AM
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Grand Rapids, MI
11:00 a.m. EDT
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20 Sep
Ringling Bros Circus Built To Amaze Grand Rapids Tickets Sep 20, 2014 3:00 PM
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Grand Rapids, MI
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20 Sep
Ringling Bros Circus Built To Amaze Grand Rapids Tickets Sep 20, 2014 7:00 PM
Van Andel Arena
Grand Rapids, MI
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Sun
21 Sep
Ringling Bros Circus Built To Amaze Grand Rapids Tickets Sep 21, 2014 1:00 PM
Van Andel Arena
Grand Rapids, MI
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Sun
21 Sep
Ringling Bros Circus Built To Amaze Grand Rapids Tickets Sep 21, 2014 5:00 PM
Van Andel Arena
Grand Rapids, MI
5:00 p.m. EDT
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Thu
09 Oct
Eric Church with Dwight Yoakam Tickets Oct 09, 2014 7:00 PM
Van Andel Arena
Grand Rapids, MI
7:00 p.m. EDT
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Mon
20 Oct
Cher with Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo Tickets Oct 20, 2014 7:30 PM
Van Andel Arena
Grand Rapids, MI
7:30 p.m. EDT
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Sun
07 Dec
Trans - Siberian Orchestra Tickets Dec 07, 2014 3:00 PM
Van Andel Arena
Grand Rapids, MI
3:00 p.m. EST
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Sun
07 Dec
Trans - Siberian Orchestra Tickets Dec 07, 2014 7:30 PM
Van Andel Arena
Grand Rapids, MI
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Thu
26 Feb 2015
Disney On Ice Passport to Adventure Grand Rapids Tickets Feb 26, 2015 7:00 PM
Van Andel Arena
Grand Rapids, MI
7:00 p.m. EST
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27 Feb 2015
Disney On Ice Passport to Adventure Grand Rapids Tickets Feb 27, 2015 7:00 PM
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Grand Rapids, MI
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28 Feb 2015
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Grand Rapids, MI
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28 Feb 2015
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Grand Rapids, MI
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28 Feb 2015
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Grand Rapids, MI
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01 Mar 2015
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Grand Rapids, MI
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01 Mar 2015
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