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Plan Your Michigan Staycation

Why break the bank heading South when you can have an unforgettable family vacation right here in Greater Lansing? Get ready for an affordable adventure packed with indoor and outdoor activities that will create lasting memories for you and your loved ones. From hands-on experiences to relaxing by…

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More To Explore In '24

This year in Greater Lansing brings in new attractions and restaurants, exciting activities and celebrations, fun-filled things to do and more. Read on for all the happenings around the region! Photography : Andrew Schmidt (header image - at Toscana), Adrienne Cooley, Choose Lansing, Thomas Gennara…

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Date Night Ideas in Greater Lansing

Whether you’re planning a first date or a special evening with your longtime partner, you’ll find a wide variety of options for food, fun, and other date night activities in Greater Lansing. Hold hands during a nature stroll or choose a heart-pumping activity like racing go-carts. If that's not your…

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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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Family-Friendly Fall Activities in Greater Lansing

As the sun sets earlier and the temperatures drop, Greater Lansing transforms into a destination for all things fall. From pumpkin patches to homemade donuts and cider, there's no shortage of fun fall activities to enjoy with the whole family. Here are our top picks for the best family-friendly fall…

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Top 10 Lansing Summer Bucket List

Summer days are here.And if you're looking for something to do, why not head to Lansing? These are our top picks that every Michigander should experience in the Greater Lansing region. We've still got great weather for weeks to come so if you haven't explored them all - there's still plenty of time!…

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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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Love Lansing's Museums and Attractions

Won’t you join us in supporting our local attractions and businesses this summer? Plan a #LoveLansing-focused outing and get to discover or re-discover all the fun and entertaining places right in your own backyard. Why not plan a #LoveLansing staycation to get out and explore everything right here…

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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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End-of-Summer Plans for a Michigan Staycation in Greater Lansing

Most people want to visit a place where there are fun things to do, great places to go for entertainment and delicious places to eat. When you finally have some free time, you want to know that you can find all kinds of activities, music, theater or recreation options nearby. It sure is nice to get out of town, make some memories and come home with a satisfied feeling that you’ve gotten your money’s worth and that the visit was more than you ever expected. So why not add another option for your next Michigan Staycation and take a short road trip to the heart of Michigan and the state capital - Lansing…

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