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Address: Lansing, MI

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Blues Festival 2016

My husband and I enjoyed some of the best Blues music in Michigan that we have ever heard. Old Town Lansing is so charming. We loved all of the little shops Meat restaurant, the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Susan L
Redford, Michigan
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Redford, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I enjoyed some of the best Blues music in Michigan that we have ever heard. Old Town Lansing is so charming. We loved all of the little shops Meat restaurant, the new little coffe shop. We do plan to visit again.

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Holmes Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016

We walked the Old Town area and were very impressed. We especially liked the general store. It's nice that they host different events. I hear many of the restaurants are very good too.

Thank sparrow2008
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016

New places opening up, and some unique shops to visit. While there is certainly room for improvement--maybe a couple more up and coming restaurants--this area provides a kind of cool connection to the city. Visit--its a couple streets of focus--nice change of pace.

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Lansing, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

old town has festivals all through the summer from jazz to blues and festival moon and the sun and it has some great shops

Thank G42na
Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

OLD Town has come a long way in the last few years most shops have been refurbished and updated .Shopping feels like your at home. There are many Music events art shows lots of fun.

Thank Koala-mum
Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
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3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We were going to go but the entry fee was $22.00 per person so we decided to stay at a bar called Zoobies where the pizza was very good.

Thank Vicki C
Haslett, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

The area is surrounded by run down homes making it an unpleasant entry with you car doors LOCKED. You do not feel safe there.

Thank 515any
Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

We almost missed this little gem in Lansing. Well worth a wander if you're in the area but don't miss out on the small (non-chain) restaurants in this area.

Thank Honeybadger1958
Lansing, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016 via mobile

Everything you see in Old Town Lansing is new again. The galleries, the quaint shoppers, the restaurants...what a wonderful treat. The annual blues festival is a must do as is the October fest event...plan on spending half a day. Breakfast at the Old Town Diner, lunch at Pablo's ( or Meat) if you do not Mex... Art galleries etc. Great... More 

Thank Bob M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

I lived in old town for five years and absolutely loved it. I could walk to really cool shops and restaurants. People are friendly and the quality of food, drinks, and shopping is the best in Lansing.

Thank Jon V

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