Downtown Social Hour Join us for Downtown Social Hour every first Wednesday of the month! This month meet at The Exchange from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. for drink specials, complimentary appetizers and great conversations! Photo: Downtown Lansing Inc.
DOWNTOWN LANSING NEWS
August 20, 2014MLBA returns to downtown roots with new office
Scott Ellis is taking his association back nearly 70 years. But that's OK. It's where, he says, they belong.
Partly to celebrate their 75th anniversary, and partly to pick up efficiencies, the Michigan Licensed Beverage Association moved to a new downtown Lansing location in early July. The association moved from its former... Read More
August 13, 2014Jersey Giant expands to downtown Lansing, hires six employees
When he was six or seven, Luke Slocum loved going into his dad's sub shop and watching sandwich makers layer slices of premium meats and cheese on fresh breads and top with crisp vegetables, oil and vinegar and condiments.
"I also remember wanting to go in and help wash dishes," says the 24-year-old Slocum of growing up... Read More
August 13, 2014Michigan Creative brings designs to The Runway
Ever since he first head of Lansing becoming the home of a premier fashion incubator, Brian Town has had designs on stitching together a clothing line. And as the founder and CEO of Michigan Creative, Town is well acquainted with start-ups and the entrepreneurial culture of Lansing.
"It's been a while in the making," says... Read More
Michigan's capital city welcomes 1.5 million visitors a year. Filled with over 1,000 businesses, downtown Lansing contains a diverse array of galleries, retail stores and restaurants; many of Michigan's most prominent law firms, lobbyists, and other professional offices. Downtown is also home to state and local government, three higher education facilities, a minor league baseball team, a convention center, a diverse collection of non-profit organizations, and a budding residential community.
Stroll along Washington Square this afternoon and grab a snack from The Peanut Shop!