News From Downtown

June 15, 2017
Picturing the Past
Film cameras are making a comeback, thanks to the same sort of hipsters who are helping to revive vinyl record and other analog mediums once thought to be heading toward extinction.

Read More at lansingcitypulse.com

June 14, 2017
Migos, Machine Gun Kelly to headline PRIME Music Festival's opening night
Hip-hop trio Migos, Cleveland rapper Machine Gun Kelly and EDM artist Marshmello will headline a new music festival called PRIME that's coming to Lansing in September.

Read More at lansingstatejournal.com

June 9, 2017
New in Town: Rum Runners & EnVie
A prime two-story location in downtown Lansing that has sat vacant for four years will be renovated into a mixed-use retail space this summer.

Read More at lansingcitypulse.com

June 7, 2017
Newspaper kiosks to serve as pop-up spaces for art
Visual 2D and 3D art will add to the re-imagination of Lansing's downtown this summer as the Lansing Art Gallery and Education Center launches the second year of pop-up art displays and artful activities.

Read More at secondwavemedia.com

May 17, 2017
The Runway signs five fashion start-ups, alumnus fains national recognition
Five new fashion start-ups have joined The Runway fashion incubator in downtown Lansing, with their designs set on achieving levels of success similar to a recent alumnus.

Read More at secondwavemedia.com

May 15, 2017
Red Burrito Fresh Mex Grill coming to downtown Lansing
Abel Cobian wanted to bring something different to the downtown Lansing food scene. Fresh and fast, because people are in a hurry.

Read More at lansingstatejournal.com

May 9, 2017
Why are New York execs investing in Lansing fashion?
The latest venture capital firm to launch in Lansing isn't here to support its tech sector or lucrative healthcare startups. Instead, it will invest in Lansing's fledgling fashion industry.

Read More at lansingstatejournal.com

May 5, 2017
Summit Comics and Games celebrates Free Comic Book Day
It's that time of year again. On the first Saturday of May, comic stores across the country give away a free comic book as part of the aptly named Free Comic Book Day.

Read More at lansingstatejournal.com

May 1, 2017
The Peanut Shop: 80 years of great smells
If you have ever been walking down South Washington Square in Lansing and smelled something cooking that you could not resist, you may have found yourself strolling into one of Lansing's hidden treasures.

Read More at lansingchamber.org

April 10, 2017
Forks & Corks, a night of food and wine at the ballpark
It's a unique opportunity to savor artful dishes and wines from the area's top dining spots.

Read More at lansingstatejournal.com

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June 24, 2017 - 9:00am
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