Win GRD’s Prince of Darkness Prize Pack
97.9 GRD has your chance to win a Prince of Darkness Prize Pack featuring Ozzy Osbourne's new album, 'Patient Number 9'.
Chevy Chase Live: ‘Christmas Vacation’ Coming to Grand Rapids in December
Great news for fans of the classic Christmas movie, "National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation". The star of the movie, Chevy Chase, is coming to Grand Rapids just in time for the holiday to do a live screening of the movie, followed by an audience Q&A!
Win Tickets to Distant Worlds: Music From ‘Final Fantasy’
You can experience the music of Final Fantasy with the Grand Rapids Symphony on Thursday, July 14 at DeVos Performance Hall.
Win Premium Tickets to WWE Smackdown
WWE Smackdown will be returning to Grand Rapids' Van Andel Arena on Friday, May 20, 2022, and we want to send you to the show.
Win Tickets to See Monster Jam at Van Andel Arena
97.9 GRD is welcoming Monster Jam back to Van Andel Arena March 25-27, 2022. Tickets are on sale now, but we want to send you to see the show on us!
Improve Your Vision (and Your Lifestyle) in 2020 with Keil Lasik
New year, new FSA and HSA funds! If you're considering using your pre-tax spending account funds on vision correction, get started today with a consultation.
Plunge into Tinkles the Clown’s Horrifying History at The Haunt
Step right up, folks! Tinkles and his fellow freaks have taken over The Haunt to take you deep into his sordid past and his Sinister Circus.
Find Your Bone-Chillingest Terrors at The Haunt’s Opening Night
The Haunt presents a new heart-pounding attraction as it returns bigger, better and more insane than ever. Make the most of opening night on Friday the 13th!
#GRFireworks: Amway Family Fireworks Rocks Live via Twitter, Instagram on ‘GRD!
The Amway Family Fireworks today at Ah-Nab-Awen Park in Grand Rapids is more than just the rockets' red glare celebrating the Independence Day holiday weekend. It's music, food, and fun, in downtown GR, from mid-afternoon to past dusk and which 97.9 WGRD's Janna, Johnnie Walker and Metalhead Ned will all be on hand for the festivities. Share what you're doing and seeing via Twitter or Instagram, p
Cheers to WGRD Beers of the Month!!
Grand Rapids is an epicenter of craft brewing as evidenced by its status as Beer City USA. In embracing the excellent craft beer craftsmanship found in greater Grand Rapids and West Michigan, 97.9 WGRD is highlight some of the best local brews with its WGRD Beers of the Month.
Stephanie Adams — Babe of the Day
Stephanie Adams is an entrepreneur and Playboy centerfold whose nickname is the "Goddess of Wall Street." All we know is we would walk any street to connect with her.
Nickelback, The Pretty Reckless Rock Van Andel Arena; Pop Evil’s Joining ‘No Fixed Address’ Tour in March!!
It was a raucous Tuesday night at Grand Rapids' Van Andel Arena. Nickelback, the Canadian band everyone loves to hate if they don't love the group, along with opening act The Pretty Reckless, led by Taylor Momsen, rocked Grand Rapids.