FREE SHOW! Ken's Soup, Keala Venema, Spencer Chesnut Collective, Night Starts

Presented by The DAAC

Event Type
Seedlings growing among two-dimensional drawings of flowers
Flyer Credit
Ellen D.

Photograph of seedlings growing in a green field. Scattered among them are two-dimensional drawings of flowers in neon colors. Text reads: Ken's Soup, Keala Venema, Spencer Chesnut Collective, Night Starts. Free Show, Sat. June 3, doors @ 7PM. The DAAC, 1553 Plainfield Ave #4, Grand Rapids, MI 49505

Free show! Doors at 7PM.

Spencer Chesnut Collective:

Keala Venema:

Ken's Soup (Debut show!), local punk/ska:

Night Starts:

This show is part of The DAAC's 2023 Community Artist Series. Sponsored in part by the City of Grand Rapids Neighborhood Match Fund and fiscally sponsored by Creston Neighborhood Association.

About the venue

Here are some things to note when attending a DAAC show:

  • All shows are all-ages, substance free and jerk free.
  • Venue capacity is 96.

To request an accommodation or for inquiries about accessibility, please email We have a ramp entrance at the back of the building, seating if requested, accessible gender-neutral bathrooms, free water and cups for use, and free ear plugs. We are always ready to listen to our attendees on how we can do better and what we could provide.


Parking can be found at a few locations:

  • Street parking according to posted signs
  • Berean Baptist Church lot
  • Lot parking across Plainfield at Caliber Collision
  • NO Parking in Quinn & Tuite's lot

The DAAC is on Rapid bus route #11 (Sweet St stops). Bike parking can be found in front of the building on Plainfield or by using the ramp railing at the back of the building.


The DAAC is located in the back part of the Gaia House Cafe building on Plainfield. It is a dark green building with a white and black striped awning. Turn West on Saunders which is the street directly North of the building. You will see the DAAC logo on a door and an owl mural. You will see the DAAC logo on a door and an owl mural. The main entrance door for shows is on Saunders, and an accessible entrance is at the back of the building up the ramp.

Safe Space Policy

We are a substance-free venue. No smoking or vaping inside the building. No consumption of alcohol or other intoxicating substances in the building or on the grounds. Only smoking outside in designated areas. Volunteers will ask anyone to leave if they bring substances into the space or partake of substances at an event.

Any oppressive behavior at the DAAC will not be tolerated. We define oppressive behavior as any conduct that demeans, marginalizes, rejects, threatens or harms anyone on the basis of ability, age, cultural background, education, ethnicity, gender, immigration status, language, nationality, physical appearance, race, religion, self-expression, sexual orientation, status as a parent, or other lived experience. If you see or hear anything, please talk to a volunteer.

For more information, please visit About | The DAAC.