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Classic style and campus spirit aren’t the only things to see near Michigan State University, though you’ll certainly find them at Graduate East Lansing. Beloved by Spartans and as-yet-undiscovered by others, East Lansing is an underrated gem of a college town. 

The Grand River rushes through it and unique eateries and boutiques abound within it, creating a haven for anyone with a passion for good food, good times, and boundless culture. Take a look at our favorite things to do, see, and eat while in East Lansing, complete with the insider tips you’ll need to really get this Sparty started.

Things to do Around Town

Black Cat Bistro


Curious Book Shop storefront


Hawk Island Park