About the Big Rapids DBA

The Big Rapids Downtown Business Association is a network of downtown businesses and individuals who work together to encourage and maintain business health and vitality in Downtown Big Rapids. The Downtown Business Association’s purpose is to establish partnerships with community and governmental agencies to deal with critical issues, promote Downtown, and enhance the overall quality of life in the Big Rapids area.

Vision

To empower the Big Rapids community to develop a thriving historic downtown district centered on local food, culture and business.

Mission

  1. Build up downtown Big Rapids through business recruitment, retainment, and real estate development.
  2. Share downtown Big Rapids with the world through strategic marketing.
  3. Invite people to experience downtown Big Rapids through excellent events.

Meet the DBA Board Members

The Big Rapids Downtown Business Association is a network of downtown businesses and individuals who work together to encourage and maintain business health and vitality in Downtown Big Rapids.

Contact Us

(231) 592-4038

226 N Michigan Ave
Big Rapids, MI 49307

Director Josh Pyles
jpyles@cityofbr.org

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  • @ferrisstateu Marching band is getting parade ready! Come on downtown to listen to these guys for the #brfallfest children’s parade. #ferrisstate #ferrisstateuniversity #ferrisstatemarchingband #childrensparade
  • The runners are starting to come in for this year’s @bigrapidspioneer Skeleton Scurry. Come on downtown and join in on the fun! #brfallfest
  • @downtownbigrapids Fall Fest is underway!! Come on down and taste some chili, see some advanced pumpkin carving, and listen to some great music. #brfallfest #bigrapids
  • Fifth Third Bank would like to introduce “Rich”
  • Lane “Scarecrew” and @sam_guidry as a collaboration introducing “Unpure H2O Scarycrow”
  • @fillyourpiehole introducing “Pie Faced”

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