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Best things to do in Muskegon County

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.

Theme Park
“Amusement and water park—fun for everyone! About 20 minutes for the lakehouse”
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Park
“Muskegon area. Great hikes (on sandy trails) and wonderful beaches. One of my favorite places to hike. ”
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Seafood Restaurant
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“great food, they also have an outside bar area which is fun for entertainment and music My favorite meal.. the lobster roll. yum ”
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BBQ Joint
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“Sits right on the beach. can't go wrong here.. try the nachos too they have 2 different kinds.. I don't know which one is my favorite - ”
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Beach
“Only 1 mile away to get to Lake Michigan.. Free Parking, miles of beach. walk the pier, enjoy what beauty is only a mile away. Kick back and say Hello World !!”
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American Restaurant
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“The food is excellent and the relaxed ambiance is popular with guests, they also have outdoor seating ”
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Art Gallery
“We have one the best Art Museums around. Also we have several other smaller ones too.. such as the Heritage Museum which is all about the history of Muskegon, Also we have the world war 2 Submarine, in the channel to tour, and the Milwaukee Clipper that used to cross the Lake.. what an amazing tour that is ”
9local recommendations
Boat or Ferry
“ USS Silversides (SS/AGSS-236) is a Gato-class submarine, the first ship of the United States Navy to be named for the silversides. Silversides was one of the most successful submarines in the Pacific Theater of World War II, with 23 confirmed sinkings, totalling more than 90,000 long tons (91,444 t) of shipping. She received a Presidential Unit Citation for cumulative action over four patrols, and twelve battle stars.[8] She presently serves as a museum ship in Muskegon, Michigan, and is a National Historic Landmark.”
8local recommendations
Distillery
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“This impeccably designed distillery has the best wood fired pizza in town. Their soft pretzels are amazing.”
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Brewery
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“Great live music, outdoor patio, good beer Side note: Rebel Pies is attached, Large craft pizzas”
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Brewery
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“Muskegon's first brewery and it is expanding! We love this atmosphere! Plenty of good food options and close to all the action happening downtown. ”
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State / Provincial Park
“I hear there is a super short/super easy hike here. I’ve never been, so do an Internet search to find out details. ”
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Park
“I have never been but I hear there are trails here. Check with the DNR website for trial info. ”
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Supermarket
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“You can get everything you could ever want here... food, clothes, shoes, games, etc. ”
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Bar
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“Good, better than the average bar and grill. Lots of craft brews and tasty food. Also vist "Next Door" which is attached for cocktails.”
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Shopping Mall
“The Mall All the stores you would expect plus a couple probably. Surrounded by ALL the chain restaurants”
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