Places Rated Almanac ranked Grand Rapids as the #3 city in the nation for fun and recreation. Probably because we combine the cultural diversions of a cosmopolitan city with the spectacular recreation of an outdoor paradise.
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services has issued an epidemic order in effect through January 15, 2021. Under this order, attractions may be open but capacity is limited to 30% of normal and no food or drink will be available. Mask, social distancing and sanitation guidelines must be observed. Please check individual websites for details.
One of the world's top 30 must-see museums.
This classic urban zoo is located two miles west of downtown Grand Rapids.
Experience Grand Rapids on the water!
Ready to run, bike, paddle, swim, fish and golf your way around?
Tee off at 35+ excellent courses within 30 minutes of town.
80+ amazing craft breweries on the Beer City Ale Trail.
Summer fun at the beach is always a win! Just a short drive from GR too!
Two 100-store malls, an outlet mall, and unique neighborhood shops.
Tour covered bridges, historic homes, lighthouses and more.
You want local, fresh, healthy and sustainable choices? We have it here!
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