From the Potter Park Zoo and Lansing Mall to shopping at Old Town and baseball at Jackson Field, there are plenty of things to do in Lansing, Michigan.
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Meet over 350 animals spanning 160+ species at the Potter Park Zoo in Lansing. From lions and snow leopards to penguins and birds, there are plenty of fascinating animals to learn from. Bring the whole family and enjoy a snack at the Savanna Grill, camel rides, and a tour of the zoo’s special Farmyard EdVentures exhibit.
Established in the mid-1800s, Old Town Lansing thrives today as a place for visitors and locals alike to enjoy shopping, dining, and socializing. With quaint brick buildings, leafy trees, and a bike path overlooking the Grand River, Old Town Lansing makes a perfect afternoon adventure.
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Experience the thrill of baseball at Jackson Field, where you can watch the Lansing Lugnuts or the Michigan State Spartans play ball. With six full-service concession stands and array of game-day vendors, you’ll have plenty to eat while you enjoy the game.
No visit to Lansing is complete without a visit to Lansing's newest entertainment venue, Lansing Shuffle. Kayak on the Grand River or enjoy a pick-up game of pickleball at Delta Mills Park. The Lansing area is also home to museums, parks, golf courses, and shopping.
Challenge your team to the escape room at Breakout Escape Rooms Lansing or test your tossing skills at Bull's Eye Axe Throwing. Stroll the riverfront at Adado Riverfront Park. Cheer on your favorite sports teams at Michigan State University, Hope Sports Complex, Lansing City Arena, and Mount Hope Park. There's always something fresh and exciting to do in Lansing!
Looking for something new to see or do while visiting Lansing? We recommend exploring Fitzgerald Park if you love an outdoor adventure or a visit to Potter Park Zoo for animal lovers. Venture to the West Side of Lansing for a game of pickleball, or check out the Ledges and go picnicking, canoeing, or hiking. Visit our front desk for a visitor’s guide.
There are plenty of exciting attractions in the Lansing area. Catch a Lansing Lugnuts baseball game at Jackson Field. Take a tour of our State Capitol. Visit the Michigan State University horticultural gardens. Stroll the River Trail and Hawk Island Park. Local shopping is available in Old Town, the Eastwood Towne Center, and the Lansing Mall.
Don't go home without visiting the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum, catching a show at the Wharton Center for Performing Arts, or exploring the unique galleries, shops, and eateries in Old Town. The Crowne Plaza Lansing West places you within minutes of these must-see attractions—and many more.