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17 Reasons to Visit Potter Park Zoo All Year Long – Plus Tips for Your Visit!

Potter Park Zoo is a Year-Round Exploration Destination. Read 21 reasons why you'll want to visit during Winter, Spring, Summer, ...
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The Big List of Lansing Preschools + Key Terms to Help Choose 2021

It's here - The exciting start of your kids's academic career! Did you know we have 150+ preschool choices in ...
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Toys for Tots & Angel Tree 2020: How to Give Gifts, or Get Gifts, this Christmas in Ingham County

Angel Tree & Toys for Tots Christmas Toy Drives are Still Happening in 2020 Like just about everything this year, ...
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Things to do in Lansing: The Complete List of fun for Families in Lansing + Mid-Michigan

Over 100 Things to Do in Lansing with Your Family Mid-Michigan is brimming with ideas and activities and things to ...
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  • Guides – Your go-to link for saving time, helping new places get noticed, and ultimately giving you great ideas for adventuring! Here you’ll find epic parks, Spring Break ideas, FREE adventures, water activities, sports, music, indoor and outdoor play, date night ideas, and more being added each week!

  • Things to Do – These are your seasonal bucket-lists and ideas! You’ll find a variety of activities to make the most of each of our beautiful four seasons!

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Why Use Lansing Family Fun?

The Greater Lansing area is changing. There are so many amazing resources and things to do for and with kids. Because of the growth our Capital City is seeing that list is increasing fast. We’re here to help families stay up to speed.

We are passionate about all Lansing families and the quality of life that can be cultivated by engaging in the community. Lansing Family Fun is excited to continue to share what the Capital City has to offer families for different age groups, budgets, time frames, and beyond!


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  • You are important to us and to the community! We know you may find and know of awesome new things to do too. Join us in spreading the word by sending us a message with your events or ideas.

Local Information Families Can Use

Lansing has so much to offer families!

Here you’ll find lists of where kids eat free, indoor and outdoor play ideas, a huge event calendar, plus many more ideas for fun near you.