Mother’s Day gifts from the Market

Posted on May 7, 2018 by Downtown Market

Mother’s Day is coming up fast! Are you running out of time? No problem, we have unique, notable gifts for the mom in your life. We want to help you find a way to thank the woman who has had your back since day one! Whether you are shopping…

Continuing Your Medical Education in Culinary Medicine

Posted on May 3, 2018 by Downtown Market

Obesity and other chronic diseases are a national crisis. A study conducted by the National Center for Health Statistics in 2013-2014 revealed that 37.9 percent of adults (ages 20+), 20.6 percent of adolescents (ages 12 to 19), 17.4 percent…

Expand Your Business at the Downtown Market

Posted on March 30, 2018 by Downtown Market

Are you nervous to take the next big step with your artisan business? We want to help! When you become a pop-up vendor at the Downtown Market, you receive a long list of incentives for little cost. We are seeking locally crafted,…

Benefits of Adding Greenery to Your Space

Posted on March 13, 2018 by Downtown Market

Whether it be home or office, we all like to decorate our spaces to reflect ourselves. Adding plants bring color and interest to a space, but they also have benefits that are beyond aesthetics.  Our little green friends release oxygen and…

Incubator Kitchen Spotlight: Spera Foods

Posted on February 12, 2018 by Downtown Market

As a junior at Hope College in Holland, Mich. in 2015, the thought of owning a food business never crossed Hannah Raycraft’s mind. Fast forward a few years to 2017, she launched her first product for her business Spera Foods. “I never…

Not Your Average Internship: Downtown Market Opportunities

Posted on February 9, 2018 by Downtown Market

The transition from college to career isn’t easy but having real-world experience can help. Internships are a proven way to gain relevant knowledge, skills and experience while establishing important connections in the field. Our interns…

Important Tips For Your Big Day

Posted on January 17, 2018 by Downtown Market

Photo by The Billings Photography | www.wearethebillings.com When your wedding day finally arrives, you’ve spent a lot of time and energy ensuring everything goes smoothly.  You deserve to enjoy that day as much as the guests you’ve planned…

Incubator Kitchen Spotlight: Nutcase Vegan Meats

Posted on November 21, 2017 by Downtown Market

For Dr. Monica Randles and her husband Dr. Andrew Maternowski, living a healthy lifestyle is more than what they’ve learned being practicing physicians. After Randles started to experience severe back pain and Maternowski, with their…

Gift Ideas For Customers & Employees

Posted on November 6, 2017 by Downtown Market

Looking for gift ideas that your clients, customers and employees will love? We’ve scoured our Market Hall to come up with a list of gifting ideas with enough originality and thoughtfulness to help you show your customers and employees how…

Incubator Kitchen Spotlight: Cellar Door Preserves

Posted on September 14, 2017 by Downtown Market

When Zenobia Taylor-Weiss graduated from Calvin College in 2011, she had a desire to eat local but unfortunately, as most recent grads, didn’t have extra cash to spare. Instead of falling into the trap of consuming heavily processed, cheaper…

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