GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - There are many options regarding where to park your vehicle when you come visit ArtPrize in downtown Grand Rapids.
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You can park for free at select Meijer stores, buy your event guides and $5 wristbands at the service counter and take a Rapid bus.
You can also park at Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park and take a shuttle downtown.
The majority of parking meters are free after 6 p.m. and on weekends.
The parking lots/garages that are free after 5 p.m. on weekdays, as well as starting at noon on Saturdays and Sundays --
* Ionia – Mason
* Monroe – North
* Ionia – North
* Douglas between Summer Avenue NW & Mt. Vernon NW
* Winter NW near Douglas
* Seward Avenue NW and Lake Michigan Drive NW
On Fridays, these same lots range in price from $2 to $5 before 5 p.m.
There are many other lots you can park in throughout downtown but they will cost you --
Here is a link to the list of parking areas and their fees (pdf)
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