The Urban Experience - Lansing Style
Come to Greater Lansing and experience the urban feel without all the fuss. Lansing offers all the amenities of a big city, but with an atmosphere that makes visitors feel right at home. Plus, the city's roster of attractions like urban kayaking, a walkable downtown and four distinct arts districts make the area well sought out for a weekend getaway.
With 150+ things to see and do in Greater Lansing, visitors have plenty of activities to choose from. View our picks for having the ultimate urban experience during your trip–Lansing style.
Take a stroll through any one of these four surrounding neighborhoods to see bright, colorful street art, sculptures and a plethora of galleries, theaters and cultural events.
Old Town is Lansing's original downtown and boutique district. The neighborhood's beautiful Victorian buildings are filled with unique galleries, tasty eateries, quaint boutiques, creative businesses, specialty shops and nightclubs.
With 60+ festivals throughout the year, it's no wonder why Lansing is considered Michigan's Festival Capital. No matter what time you visit, there is always something to celebrate.
Walk around in downtown Lansing and you can find an abundance of details that might just be overlooked if you’re intent on just getting somewhere. Slow down and look closer and take notice of workmanship.