press release: DESTINATION ARTPRIZE BUS TRIP | 9/25/2018

Sep. 13, 2018

MIDLAND, Mich. – Midland Center for the Arts is offering DESTINATION: ArtPrize, charter bus service to view the ArtPrize competition in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Departure is from the Midland Center for the Arts parking lot on Sept. 25, at 8 a.m. Cost for the day-long trip is $45; $35 for Alden B. Dow Museum members. Participants are responsible for providing or purchasing their own meals. Comfortable walking shoes are a must as is an umbrella in case of rain. Estimated arrival time for return to Midland is 10 p.m. Suitable for adults. Seating is limited! Call (800) 523-7649 or visit

Experience Grand Rapids’ ArtPrize firsthand during this day-long charter bus trip, and help determine the winners when you cast your vote. This year’s competition features over 1,500 artists from across the globe, displaying in venues large and small, indoor and outdoor. ArtPrize 2018 runs from Sept. 19 through Oct. 2.

Gallery viewing in Grand Rapids is on your own or in small groups. Groups will have the opportunity to meet periodically throughout the day for a midday meal, special viewings and transport to other locations (itinerary to be determined).