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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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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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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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Family-Friendly Fall Activities in Greater Lansing

Although the sun and warmth have waned a bit and it's time to pack away the flip-flops and shorts, the cool air, changing color and fall themed events are ready to welcome you in Greater Lansing! You can find homemade donuts and cider, endless pumpkin patches, MSU football home games and all sorts…

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Doggy Getaways in Greater Lansing

Greater Lansing offers a plethora of wide-open spaces that make it the ideal retreat. From off-leash dog parks to kayaking and miles of trails, there’s sure to be something for you and your pupper to do. Make it a day and pickup some takeout for a picnic from one of Lansing's local eateries or…

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5 Tips for Attending a Michigan State Football Game

Here in the heart of Michigan, Fall means trees displaying a riot of color, apple picking, and cider sipping. As the weeks pass, the weather turns cool and for Michigan State University football fans, it’s the season of tailgating and the satisfaction of a good Spartan victory. Listen carefully and…

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15+ Fall Patios in Greater Lansing

Usher in the fall season with Greater Lansing’s breweries, wineries and distilleries. Discover 15+ options for patios to enjoy the vibrant views andfall flavored spirits and brews. You are sure to make the most of an autumn day in Greater Lansing, cheers…

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Insta-Worthy Color Tours

Fall in Greater Lansing is bursting with color and this particular time of year provides beautiful sunrises and sunsets. With that combination, you are sure to get some amazing photos! Theguide below will lead you to the most Fall filled Instagrammable spots every traveler needs to visit when they’re in the Greater Lansing area…

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