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Top 10 Places for Indoor Family Fun in Lansing

Is the weather telling you to stay inside? Are the kids telling you they need some active play time? Here are ten great indoor options to keep everyone happy and satisfied right in the heart of Michigan. 1. Michigan History Museum The Michigan History Museum provides an enjoyable experience for…

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The Best Holiday Gifts = Experiences

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

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Insta-Worthy Color Tours

Fall in Greater Lansing is a sight to behold, with vibrant colors and stunning sunrises and sunsets. To help you capture the essence of this magical season, we have put together a guide to the most Instagrammable spots in the area. Whether you're a professional photographer or just looking to snap a…

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Over 20 Fun Outdoor Activities for Kids

Finding ways to entertain the little ones now that school is out can be exhausting. We've complied a list of over 20 outdoor, affordable activities sure to keep kids of all ages engaged. Put down the screens and start making family memories. The kids (and your wallet) will thank you…

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Love Lansing Like A Local This Summer

Hey Lansing-ites! When you think of your home town of Lansing, what is one of the first things that come to mind?Is it the State Capitol Building with its imposing exterior facade and its interior beauty? Is it a certain festival or favorite restaurant? Or is it the three iconic stacks named Wynken, Blynken and Nod? In the original poem of Wynken, Blynken and Nod, one of the lines reads, "Where are you going and what do you wish?" I think a lot of us are just wishing to get out of the house and find some things to do. And maybe now is the perfect time. …

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Love Lansing's Family Activities

Won’t you join us in supporting our local attractions and businesses this summer? By keeping your dollars local you'll be supporting all the places that make Greater Lansing great. Instead of spending your hard-earned dollars in a different community, why not plan a #LoveLansing-focused stay-cation…

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Greater Lansing’s Best Decadent Desserts

Whether you’re looking for a box of chocolates to gift your sweetheart or a decadent dessert to share with your family, we’ve highlighted Greater Lansing’s best candy makers, bakeries and bistros. We encourage you to try them all! Chocolates + Candy Cakes + More Unique Bakeries…

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Cruising Lansing's Fall Color Road Trip

Who doesn’t love a fall color tour? If you’re looking for a quick road trip that allows you to take in the kaleidoscope of fall colors all while providing stops to sample delicious uniquely Michigan tastes, we’ve got you covered. We’ve lined up a weekend itinerary that can be customized and enjoyed whether you want a romantic escape or a fun outing with the kids…

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Traveling With Teens to Lansing

Remember when the kids were little and were super happy to go pretty much anywhere? To the park and playground or the zoo or a parking lot carnival? Once they hit the teen years it may seem like its impossible to entice them to do anything with the family. Because, you know, everything’s lame. Or boring. We can help. A visit to Michigan’s capital city of Lansing can include some great recreation for the young adults in your family…

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Greater Lansing Safecation Travel Guide

Travel safely and confidently in Greater Lansing, Michigan. Along with our friendly Midwestern hospitality many of our region's hotels, restaurants and attractions have taken the Greater Lansing Safe Pledge to put the health and well being of our visitors at the forefront of all they do. We've…

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