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Chris Stapleton headlines “Kentucky Rising” benefit concert to be held on October 11th

Chris Stapleton, along with special guests Dwight Toakam and Tyler Childers, will be performing at Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky on Tuesday, October 11th at 7 pm for a special one-night-only “Kentucky Rising” benefit concert in response to the devastating flooding in the Kentucky region earlier this summer. Show information can be found here.MORE

Everything you need to know about ArtPrize 2022

ArtPrize returns to Grand Rapids for yet another year. 13 On Your Side provides a complete breakdown of what’s coming back this year, where the venues around the city, and much more. ArtPrize will feature over 750 artists along with $250,000 in prizes. The event runs until October 2 all around Grand Rapids. COMPLETE GUIDE:…MORE

Van Andel Arena named one of the best concert venues in the world

Billboard recently ranked the world’s best concert venues. Grand Rapids very own Van Andel Arena showed up on the list. According to the venue’s Facebook page, it was ranked #5 worldwide and #3 in the U.S. for venues with a capacity of 10,001 – 15,000 attendants. Van Andel Arena opened it’s doors in 1996 and…MORE

Gas under $5 a gallon in parts of West Michigan

Here’s a little good news ahead of the big holiday weekend. FOX 17 is reporting that gas prices have dropped below $5 a gallon in some spots of West Michigan. The average price per gallon in Kent County right now is $4.99, which is below the $5.20 average across the state of Michigan. Find out…MORE

Gas under $5 a gallon in parts of West Michigan

Here’s a little good news ahead of the big holiday weekend. FOX 17 is reporting that gas prices have dropped below $5 a gallon in some spots of West Michigan. The average price per gallon in Kent County right now is $4.99, which is below the $5.20 average across the state of Michigan. Find out…MORE

The BOB is reopening today

On the corner of Fulton and Monroe, the BOB has sat quiet and empty for some time now. A report from 13 On Your Side says The Big Old Building will be reopening today It also notes the comedy club, Dr. Grins, will be returning with live entertainment. READ FULL STORY HERE: https://bit.ly/3yc1I8J MORE STORIESMORE

Check out the Thunder Swag Shop and help benefit Ukrainian relief efforts!

Now online: Thunder Country wearables! Shirts, hoodies, mugs and more, all available with our logo in various colors and styles.  Proceeds of your purchase this month benefits St. Michael’s Ukrainian Church in Grand Rapids fundraising efforts to help those families displaced by the wars in Ukraine. Check out the Swag Shop here:  https://thunder1073.radioswagshop.com/MORE