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Ten Reasons Why Your Next Meeting Should be in Greater Lansing

There's a reason that businesses and association groups return to Lansing year after year for conventions and meetings: They know that Michigan's Capital City lays out a welcome mat and goes the extra mile to ensure every element of your visit exceeds expectations. There's a remarkable drive for the…

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The Best Holiday Gifts = Experiences

It's that time of year with thoughts of holiday shopping coming at us from all directions. You are barraged online, during TV commercials, receiving circulars in the mail and finding various catalogs are piling up on the kitchen counter. And YET, its still hard to find just the right present for…

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Winter Patio Dining in Greater Lansing, MI

As winter approaches and cold weather is near, you may be thinking that having the option to eat outdoors is pretty much impossible. Or is it? In the spirit of positivity and, of course, great food, we have compiled a list of some fantastic restaurants who have worked hard to bring you heated…

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Things to Do With Kids Over the Holiday Break

School’s out for Holiday Break and there are two weeks to fill with memory-making activities for kids and families. Michigan’s capital region makes a perfect getaway for a couple of days of family bonding and fun. With so much to see and do, we’ve compiled a handy list of ideas to choose from. Take…

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The Ultimate #LoveLansing Gift Guide

Find the perfect gift for that certain someone in your life in Greater Lansing. With a plethora of diverse, local businesses, we have found unique gifts for that special person who is just too hard to shop for. Click on the pictures to get a link (in blue) to connect directly to each vendors website…

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Shop Small, Shop Local

Let's shop local! It helps create jobs in the community, keeps money in mid-Michigan, supports small businesses that in turn, give back to the neighborhood and those businesses offer more unique products which keeps communities diverse. It makes everybody a winner! To help guide you on your shopping…

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2022 Holiday Shopping Events

From winter markets to popup events, we’ve found fun ways to check items off your list this year! Don't forgot our small businesses this holiday season, Greater Lansing also has many locally owned gift buying shops—check out our Shop Small, Shop Local blog for more info…

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15+ Lansing Fall Flavored Brews You Must Try

Greater Lansing boasts over 15 breweries who are ready to usher in the cool weather with fall infused Michigan beer. Our craft breweries offer all things fall, from traditional Märzen style lagers to syrupy stouts to pumpkin inspired ales. Below are some of our seasonal favorites. Cheers…

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This fall, do something you’ve never done before

Roughly 3 million people have toured the Michigan State Capitol in the three decades that Matt VanAcker has worked in the building. That number might even include you, maybe on a fourth-grade field trip or as a parent chaperone on a school visit. Yet, even if you’ve stepped inside the historic…

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