Featured Events

September 7, 2019

Outdoor Portrait Photography

Learn how to adapt your photography knowledge for creating stunning portraits using natural light and strobe light.

September 20, 2019 March 1, 2020

Rebecca Louise Law: The Womb

In this impactful gallery exhibition, Rebecca Louise Law: The Womb, new work by the artist will be presented in an immersive installation in the Balk Gallery. Law’s use of natural materials, mainly floral, encourage the viewer to experience the relationship between humanity and nature.

September 24, 2019

Wege Environmental Lecture: Monarchs, Milkweed and Migration with Dr. Anurag Agrawal

Join scientist, author, and monarch butterfly expert Dr. Anurag Agrawal as he explores, through striking visual imagery, the fascinating natural history of monarchs and milkweed, revealing the coevolutionary battle between monarchs and milkweed’s famous toxins.



June 6 7:00 pm September 18, 2019

Fifth Third Bank Summer Concerts at Meijer Gardens

This concert series brings the finest national and international musicians to West Michigan, thrilling music lovers across all genres and all generations.

July 2 7:00 pm August 27, 2019 / Amphitheater Garden

Tuesday Evening Music Club

Included with admission, each Tuesday evening in July and August, the Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater hosts local talent in a variety of musical genres. Bring a picnic or choose from fresh fare at our brand new concession building.

7:00 pm 9:00 pm
August 20, 2019 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Grand Rapids Ballet: Michigan’s Only Professional Ballet Company

This program will employ a full company of Grand Rapids Ballet dancers performing works by some of today’s most in-demand choreographers. A mix of classical and contemporary ballets, including Trey McIntyre’s Wild Sweet Love, featuring the music of Queen, Lou Reed, Felix Mendelssohn and many more will be included.

August 23, 2019 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Michael Franti & Spearhead

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Michael Franti & Spearhead: Michael Franti believes that there is a great battle taking place in the world today between cynicism and optimism, so he made his most recent album, Stay Human Vol. II, to remind himself and anyone else who’s listening, that there is still good in the world and that it is worth fighting for. 


  • Members $51
  • Non-Members $53
7:00 pm 9:00 pm
August 27, 2019 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Ralston & Friends

Local icon Ralston Bowles shares the stage with friends and collaborators from the community and beyond.

September 4, 2019 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Mandolin Orange

With special guests Bonny Light Horseman

Mandolin Orange: Mandolin Orange’s music radiates a mysterious warmth —their songs feel like whispered secrets, one hand cupped to your ear.


  • Members $40
  • Non-Members $42
September 8, 2019 6:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Tash Sultana

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Tash Sultana

With Special Guest Leo James Conroy

After selling out multiple tours worldwide and blowing away festival audiences at Coachella and Lollapalooza in 2018, global sensation Tash Sultana is returning to North America in 2019 for a huge run of headline shows and festivals.


  • Members $48
  • Non-Members $50
September 11, 2019 6:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

The B-52s 40th Anniversary Tour with OMD + Berlin

The B-52s 40th Anniversary Tour 

With Special Guests OMD + Berlin

You don’t need to look too hard to see or hear the multi-dimensional influence of The B-52s…


  • Members $91
  • Non-Members $93
September 18, 2019 7:00 pm / Frederik Meijer Gardens Amphitheater

Calexico and Iron & Wine

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With special guest Natalie Prass

Calexico and Iron & Wine: Calexico and Iron & Wine first made an artistic connection with In the Reins, the 2005 EP that brought Sam Beam, Joey Burns and John Convertino together.


  • Members $48
  • Non-Members $50