Friends of Grand Rapids Parks Presents

Celebrating Five Years

Join Us

For the Greenest Bash of the year

August 27, 2015 • 7 o’clock

Plante Moran/Christman Building at
Fish Ladder Park

634 Front Avenue NW


7 pm

Cocktails & Mingling

Indulge in a Green Gala cocktail, local beer, or Michigan wine while visiting the photo wall. Check out the silent auction and bid on unique items and experiences.

7.30 pm

Eats & Entertainment

Learn more about our community’s amazing parks and projects while feasting on delicious locally-sourced food during the peak of Michigan’s harvest season.

9.15 pm

Desserts & Dancing

Get your final auction bids in, then head to the dance floor to let loose to the amazing beats of DJ Adrian “AB” Butler.


What to Wear

The Green Gala is a fun cocktail party so dress to impress. See the photos and video to get inspired. Also, check out what local vendors have to offer.

Where to Park

Parking is available on the two lots between 4th and 6th Streets in front of Riverview Center (678 Front NW) and the Plante & Moran/Chistman Buildings (634 Front NW).

Getting There

BY BUS Route 7 is the best option for this destination. Service stops at 11.00 PM so plan your trip accordingly.

By BIKE Use the Riverfront Trail System. There is covered bike parking available at the event.