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  • Downtown
    Enjoy a huge range of entertainment, dining, shopping and sightseeing opportunities, all within an easy, eye-catching 10-minute walk.
    West Side
    From tigers and coffee to meat markets and Mexican restaurants, the West Side is a fascinating mix of old-school and up-and-coming.
    Grit, growth and creativity characterize this downtown neighborhood, which boasts unique galleries, clever dining spots and many pleasant…
    Heritage Hill
    One of the nation’s top old-house neighborhoods – with 1,300 buildings dating back to 1844 – is just a five-minute walk from downtown.
    Medical Mile
    This world-class health-sciences corridor is spurring new retail and residential developments well beyond its namesake mile.
    North Quarter
    The city’s largest park, tiniest burger joint, oldest sweet shop and newest best-bar winner are just a few of the pleasures that await visitors.…
    Diversity is the hallmark of Southtown, with numerous ethnic groups contributing to a vibrant mix of restaurants, shops and events.
    An eclectic mix of specialty shops, galleries, restaurants and entertainment venues reflect this area’s friendly, funky, fabulous character.
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    Things to Do in Grand Rapids

    You can see and do more in Grand Rapids in one day than you can in one week in other cities. We've got an endless array of things to do in Grand Rapids - and everything is close and convenient!

    Grand Rapids: #20 of 52 Places to Visit Worldwide

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    Area Things To Do

    Tours & Experiences

    Immerses yourself in the culture, cuisine and lifestyle of Grand Rapids!


    Check out our hottest culture and recreations spots.

    Summer Sizzlers

    Summer adventures await - canoeing, kayaking and other summer outdoor...

    Beer City USA

    40+ amazing craft breweries on the Beer City Ale Trail.


    Are you ready to cheer your favorites on to victory?

    Family Fun

    Lots to see and do for families of all ages!

    Food & Dining

    You want local, fresh, healthy and sustainable choices? We have it here!

    Art & Culture

    Grand Rapids has long been a mecca for creators and admirers of art.


    You’ll find something for every musical taste here at 100+ live-music...


    You'll find plenty of things to do after dark in Grand Rapids.


    The Grand Rapids Children's Museum will keep the kids entertained for...


    Two 100-store malls, and outlet mall, and unique neighborhood shops.

    Historic Sites

    Tour covered bridges, historic homes, lighthouses and more.

    The Grand Outdoors

    Four-season splendor promotes year-round outdoor play.