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Labor Day in West Michigan

Every year, the first Monday of September is designated as Labor Day: a celebration of the achievements of our nation’s workforce. The day is also considered the unofficial end of … Read More ►

Tempt Your Taste Buds in West Michigan

Food is a huge part of West Michigan’s culture, with restaurants becoming a big part of any vacation. Wherever you go, you’ll find plenty of options, but which ones are … Read More ►

Wine in West Michigan

West Michigan has quickly become a juggernaut in the wine world. There’s a diverse group of winemakers in the area, each creating and showcasing a wide variety of flavors. Many … Read More ►

Fourth of July in West Michigan

On the Fourth of July, we celebrate the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. Throughout West Michigan, you’ll see Independence Day celebrated with a variety of traditions, including fireworks, parades, … Read More ►

What’s Happening in Northern Michigan: Lilac Festival, Great Lakes Discovery Sail, Hatter Days

Northern Michigan’s News Leader Lilacs, lakes and local artists. Your schedules are probably filling up fast! Courtney Sheffer, from the West Michigan Tourist Association, has a look at What’s Happening … Read More ►

Summer Lodging Specials in West Michigan

It’s time for you to take a well-deserved summer vacation. Many hotels, resorts, B&Bs, and more are offering limited time savings for summer travelers, giving you the opportunity to take … Read More ►

West Michigan Summer Bucket List

You might have a little extra free time this summer, or have the desire to go on a road trip. With so many things to do and places to visit … Read More ►

Memorial Day in West Michigan 2017

Memorial Day is May 29th, and is a day designated to remember those we have lost while serving in our armed forces. It’s only right to take some time and … Read More ►

Mother’s Day in West Michigan 2017

Don’t forget: Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 14th, but West Michigan is celebrating all weekend long! Bring mom to brunch, a concert, or a stay at one of her favorite … Read More ►

Golfing in West Michigan

Tee up at West Michigan’s many golf courses and resorts this spring and summer. As one of the area’s fan-favorite sports, golf can turn into a lifestyle for the dedicated … Read More ►