This free Event Management Course is designed by Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. and the City of Grand Rapids to provide event producers with the essential knowledge and tools necessary to organize successful public and private events of any size in the City of Grand Rapids.
The one-day course provides practical advice from experts about event planning, funding, promoting, problem-solving and best practices. The course also provides information about the event applications and permits required by the City of Grand Rapids as well as an opportunity to meet and speak with the City’s Special Event Supervisor, Downtown Grand Rapids Inc’s Special Events Manager and other city staff relevant to executing a successful event.
Lunch and networking provided.
This opportunity is a free and open to the public, specifically event organizers, volunteers and staff.
Participants will receive a Certificate of Completion after the full day training.