Silva GR

Community, Leisure, Bocce, and More!

Welcome to your new hub for recreation, camaraderie, and culinary delights in Grand Rapids.

Nestled inside the historic brick walls once home to the Berkey & Gay Furniture factory, Silva is the premier destination for anyone who values the art of play and appreciates a good conversation over food and drink.

Dine. Play. Connect.


Savor an eclectic menu. Every dish at Silva is an adventure that’s always better taken together.


Discover new pastimes and enjoy old favorites — from bocce and darts to puzzles and organized events, there’s something for everyone.


Find your niche in our multi-faceted, multi-purpose venue — conversations, casual meetups, and corporate events all have their space.

2023 ArtPrize Venue

We’re excited to join the celebration of ArtPrize this year! Prepare for an exceptional exhibition of creativity as we host a myriad of artists and their work, including elaborate and compelling performance art pieces!

ArtPrize 2023 Schedule

September 14 – October 1

Monday – Thursday: 5 – 8 PM
Friday & Saturday: 12 – 8 PM
Sunday: 12 – 6 PM

ArtPrize Performances at Silva

We are thrilled to host the following performances:

Grand (Rapids) Sumo

September 15, 16, 17, 19, 22, 24, 29, 30 and October 1

Traff-ICK-C. Glass Dance Company

September 15, 28

Beer City Sumo Open

September 23

For a complete list of performance dates and times, visit the official ArtPrize website.

Silva’s ArtPrize Showcase

Linda Lee Ligocki:
Layers: A Hands On Experience of Line and Color
Jesse Link:
Day is Done
Mahsa Alafar:
Reclaiming the Orient
Monica Vega:
Contemplation Garden
Beatrice Spadea:
Forest Reverie
Scott Provonche:
The Sea Needs You to See, The Fish Rots from the Head
Sara Walsh:
Memory Room 302
Gabriel Unick:
Marina Bruin:
To Love is Human
Sage Johnston:
13th Birthday Party
Leandra Arvazzetti:
Nathan Amthor:
Visions of Sound
Vivian Grady:
Journey with Messengers
Padraig O’Neil:
The Truth Tree Talks

Susan Barbie Bree DuBay:

John Noltner:
Lessons on the Road to Peace
Zachary Trebellas:
A Swan Song to the Kensington School Building
Tim Andrusiak:
Liane Al Ghusai:
Practice Dying
Laura Staub:


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