East Lansing has it all! Being home to Michigan State University, East Lansing has a college setting with a popular downtown, full of shopping and dining. Also, East Lansing hosts many community events to allow residents to be active and engaged with city happenings. Mix all of this with the many recreation options and the great public schools, what's not to love?
There is so much to do in East Lansing's downtown area! Being walking distance to Michigan State University's campus and the college housing, downtown is always a popular spot. From 3rd Wednesday Open Mic nights to the Summer Garden Show and the Concert Series, there is always something to do. Check out these other dining, entertainment, and shopping spots:
Along with the popular downtown area in East Lansing, residents are also active within the Michigan State University community. Most residents are active sports fans and head out to view Big Ten games. With the Wharton Center for Performing Arts located in East Lansing, residents have access to broadway shows and the Lansing Symphony as well as the shows put on by the student performers. There are also plenty of on-campus activities, gardens, museums and more! Along with the events at the University, the city also hosts a variety of events and festivals. Be sure to check out the following events:
When you move to East Lansing, you can expect to be in one of the tight-knit communities found within this area. The eclectic mix of home styles gives you plenty of choice whether you are looking for brand new construction, a mid-century modern ranch, a Craftsman, Contemporary or a turn-of-the-century Victorian. You can always find something interesting to do with the neighborhood or city events. With more than 25 parks, including off leash dog parks, and a 4.5 mile Northern Tier Trail, you have plenty of recreation options too. For the commuter, East Lansing is a perfect home base because of it's centralized location with easy access to major highways in any direction just minutes away!
East Lansing Public schools is made up of 5 elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school. There are a total of 3500 students enrolled and 70 languages are represented, offering students a diverse educational experience. The East Lansing High School as been recognized as a Silver Medal School by U.S. News & World Report and ranked 17th in Michigan.
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