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Best things to do in East Grand Rapids

Discover the city according to locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Lake
“There is a beautiful Park and Nature trails around the lake and through the surrounding neighborhoods. Great spot for a picnic by the water. ”
10 locals recommend
Bar
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“Less than 1/2 mile away. Great views of Reed's Lake, good food, moderately priced. ”
16 locals recommend
Food
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“This has been the family staple for Ice Cream as long as I know. Feels like a candy shop and and our kids love the train that runs around the ceiling track inside the store. ”
5 locals recommend
Park
“Just a short walk away! Great spot to walk or put a blanket at to read a book. They also have music and movies in the summer at the park.”
3 locals recommend
Bar
“About 1/2 mile away. Good food, cocktails and wine selection. Menu is seasonal and creative. Nice neighborhood vibe ”
1 local recommends
Point of Interest
1 local recommends
Pub
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“Derby Station is right in East Grand Rapids' gaslight village. Tasty food. Also a good place to watch a game or enjoy a beer. A great walk on a nice night! ”
2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
2 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Grocery store, fun shops, great restaurants (cheap kids meals), salons, coffee and ice cream. ”
2 locals recommend
Café
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1 local recommends
Neighbourhood
1 local recommends
Restaurant
1 local recommends
Shopping Centre
“Gaslight village has awesome shops, restaurants, and is located right on Reed's Lake! It is a must see!”
1 local recommends
Library
“Really great library located on Reeds Lake just a shot walk away. Go for a great wifi spot to do work or just to chill and read. Also has a great back deck that overlooks the lake with picnic tables and benches.”
1 local recommends
Gym
“Great vinyasa studio, with a second location on the west side for a hot class.”
1 local recommends
Park
“Hiking/bike trails behind the park. Play area for kids. Softball and soccer fields. ”
1 local recommends