Experience MI

Wet Mitten Surf Shop

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Wet Mitten Surf Shop

The Wet Mitten Surf Shop has everything you need to get on the water! Soft top surfboards, epoxy surfboards, and SUPs!

Stop by the Wet Mitten Surf Shop and they’ll get you set up with rental gear and even load your vehicle up with all the equipment including boards, life jackets, paddles, and leashes.

 

Arcadia Bluffs

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Arcadia Bluffs

Arcadia Bluffs is a daily-fee golf club, open to the public seven days a week, from mid-April to mid-November each year, weather permitting. There are no private memberships, and every design aspect of the facility fosters enjoyment for guests of all golfing abilities. In addition to the premier layout, guests can enjoy a full practice range and separate short-game facility. GPS-equipped golf cars are available, or you may take advantage of the caddy program.

Make sure you plan to stay for the sunset bagpiper!

Grand Haven Sand Sculpture Contest

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Grand Haven Sand Sculpture Contest

Each year, hundreds of people gather on the Grand Haven shoreline to construct beautiful sand sculptures and works of art. Participants are given 2.5 hours to create their masterpiece before an esteemed panel of judges observes their work and crowns the newest royalty of the sand castles! Plan to enjoy a fun day full of sun, sand, and fun for the whole family!

M22 Scenic Drive

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M22 Scenic Drive

Throughout the year visitors and locals alike flock to Michigan’s west coast to experience some of the most picturesque landscape that Mother Nature has to offer. In the fall, vibrant colors and farm markets line the road of this scenic highway.

Manistee County is the gateway to M-22. Begin your journey in Manistee County and drive north along Lake Michigan. Traffic will slow down and you will quickly realize you and your fellow travelers are all on this road to enjoy the simple pleasures of life and the beautiful landscape that surrounds you.

Grand Haven Splash Pad

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Grand Haven Splash Pad

Community splash pad located between the Municipal Marina parking lot and Chinook Pier that children can play in during the warmer months.

Imagination Station

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Imagination Station

The Imagination Station was completely rebuilt in 2018 and is a 10,000 sq. ft. playground designed by area children located at Mulligan’s Hollow behind the Tri-Cities Family YMCA in Grand Haven.

Open all year long – dawn to dusk. Free admission.

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Bellavita

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North Channel Brewing Co.

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North Channel Brewing Co.

Their motto is simple— Great Food. Great Beer. Great People.

Sounds good to us!

The atmosphere is friendly and laid-back, and their beer and barbeque are outrageously delicious. The burgers are amazing, too. Try the Bacon Slaw Burger, the Animal Smokehouse with goat cheese and pork belly, or the Fried Green Tomato BLT. There are 12 taps behind the bar featuring house-made beers and ciders, as well as two small-batch taps for rotating special and seasonal beers. North Channel also specializes in craft cocktails and carries various wines, so there is truly something for everyone.

Aldea Coffee

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Aldea Coffee

Located in downtown Grand Haven Aldea Coffee is a great place to enjoy a brew.  Aldea Coffee works directly with Honduran farmers and every coffee they serve comes directly from these farmers.

Aldea’s sister organization, Aldea Development, provides microloans, training, and opportunities for the farmers they work with.

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The Chesapeake

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The Tulip Time Festival

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The Tulip Time Festival

Nodding to its Dutch heritage, Holland, Michigan welcomes hundreds of tourists each May to celebrate thousands of blossoming tulips. Yet this annual festival offers much more than vibrant flowers; it allows visitors to explore national entertainment acts, events and activities for all ages, an award-winning downtown, and miles of sandy white beaches. Make plans today to join in on this charming city’s tradition!

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Orchard Beach House Unit 4

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