#KeepCrestonFunky is the neighborhood chant that keeps us coming back to this unique arts and culture corner of Grand Rapids. Home to diverse and distinct small businesses, a thriving arts Corridor, and Riverside Park which runs alongside the Grand River. Locals and tourists alike LOVE Creston.
Neighborhood Vibe: Fun and Funky
Well Known for: Art Murals
What We Love About This Neighborhood: Residents want to maintain accessibility and affordability in this neighborhood while investing in improvement projects
Elementary School: North of Knapp: Aberdeen Elementary,
South of Knapp: Palmer Elementary
Middle School: Riverside Middle
High School: Union High
Click Here for Neighborhood Stats from Community Research Institute
Click Here for Neighborhood Association
Home to these great, local businesses + activities:
Switchback is a full functioning bike & coffee shop located on Plainfield.
Riverside Park runs along the Grand River and provides beautiful views and area to get outside!
A great place for breakfast, lunch, coffee, or baked goods with plenty of vegetarian and vegan options.
Flip Dog Yoga
Working to flip your perspective about what yoga is and who it is for: everyone in all stages of life.
Featuring the latest designs in bridal couture for the fashion forward Bride with a wide selection of gowns.
A dining experience that doesn’t end with dinner: Eat – Drink – Stay – Play
Rustic City Living
Farmhouse furniture, home decor, boutique beauties & customs galore.
Lions + Rabbits
From weddings to community parties to pop up shows – all are welcome to experience this wonderland.
This pub offers a global atmosphere along. Enjoy homegrown Michigan beers to Old World Belgium styles. Daily specials on beer, wine, cocktails, and pitchers!