NTB Drivers Enjoy Home Time in Grand Rapids

Posted in Blog, News  
Monday, August 13, 2018

Grand Rapids, Michigan skyline

NTB guarantees truck drivers the same 48 hours off each week, allowing you to plan ahead and make the best of your home time. While some days are great for staying home and relaxing, it’s also fun to get out of the house and take advantage of the city you live in. NTB is hiring truck drivers in Grand Rapids - if you live here and are interested in working for the company, or already do, here is a list of fun things to try in your spare time.

Downtown Market
The downtown market is a great place to walk around and enjoy a diverse selection of local food. They also offer educational classes for couples, kids, and individuals about healthy living and preparing your favorite food. Visit their website for more information.

John Ball Zoo
Regardless of your age, the zoo can be a fun place to spend time and see wild animals. If you haven’t been to the zoo, or it’s been a while, we recommend this family-friendly attraction. Visit their website for more information.

Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park
Frederik Meijer Gardens is a 158 acre botanical garden and outdoor sculpture park. This perfect blend of nature and fine art is a site you won’t want to skip. Take advantage of the visitor tours, programs, and interactive activities they offer all year long. Visit their website for more information.

Millennium Park 
Did you know Millennium park is one of our nation's largest urban parks? This park offers walking trails, a beach and splashpad, boat rentals and more! Visit their website for more information.

Visit a Museum
Museums spur new ideas, good conversation, and give you something to do on a rainy day. Whether you spend an hour walking through the exhibit or all day reading each artifact, the museum is a fun way to engage and educate yourself on important pieces of history. 

Grand Rapids has many museums, check out a few of our favorites:

Attend a Sporting Event
If you love sports, attending a sporting event is a great way to relax when you aren’t at work. Luckily, Grand Rapids has a variety of sports teams. 

Check out the teams and their game schedules below:

If you’re looking for a job near Grand Rapids and think you'd make a good fit, apply today! We’re also hiring truck drivers at our other locations - visit our website for more information.