May 22, 2017

Grand Hotel Arts Weekend Guest Blogger Adam W. Brown

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Today’s guest blogger is Adam W. Brown. Brown is an internationally recognized Intermedia artist and researcher and an Associate Professor at Michigan State University where he created a new area of study called Electronic Art & Intermedia. Brown directs the BRIDGE Artist in Residency, a program designed to immerse national and international artists within the creative space of scienti....[ Read more ]
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 May 21, 2017

2019 Grand Kid’s Photo Contest #GrandHotelKids

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Calling all children 18 years and younger to the #GrandHotelKids photo contest! We had so much fun last year with our kid's photo contest, we are doing it again!  We want to see what makes your stay at Grand Hotel so Grand through the eyes of our youngest guests. Participate in the Grand Kid's Photo Contest!  All you need to do is submit one of your favorite pi....[ Read more ]
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 May 18, 2017

Grand Hotel and Trinchero Family Estates Continue to Support #ChadTough

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The Musser family of Grand Hotel and Trinchero Family Estates will partner together for a 2nd year to raise money for the ChadTough Foundation. Thank you to everyone who helped support the foundation last season! You can do it again during your stay this year by purchasing a bottle of Grand Hotel private label wine supplied by Trinchero Family Estates.   In support of The ChadTough Founda....[ Read more ]
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 May 9, 2017

Grand Hotel Arts Weekend Guest Blogger Deric McNish

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Today’s guest blogger is Deric McNish, Assistant Professor of Acting, Voice, and Speech with the Michigan State University Department of Theatre. Friday night Deric will be part of the musical performance, See Rock City & Other Destinations. -- See Rock City & Other Destinations For 57 years, Summer Circle Theatre has been taking residents of mid-Michigan on imaginative and hea....[ Read more ]
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 May 4, 2017

Welcome to our 130th Anniversary Season at Grand Hotel

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Today marks the opening of our 130th Anniversary Season and it seems just like yesterday I was writing about our 125th Anniversary in 2012. On July 10th, Grand Hotel will celebrate its 130th Birthday. It also makes for the 85th season that a member of my family has owned and operated Grand Hotel. In 1919 my great uncle, W. Stewart Woodfill, went to work at the front desk. In 1933, he was the sole bidd....[ Read more ]
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