Top 10 Things To Do in Downtown Kalamazoo, Michigan

Downtown Kalamazoo is filled with history, art, delicious food and some of the best darn beer in the country!  Whether you’re looking for a low-key getaway, or a weekend that’s jam-packed with activities and vibrant fun, use this list for… Read More
Posted on November 22nd, 2017

Boat (269)™

Soak up every last minute of the summer heat by spending the day in the water! Fish, swim, water ski, sail or boat in one of Kalamazoo County’s 83 lakes with public access, or feel the sand in your toes… Read More
Posted on August 10th, 2017

Swing (269)™

Golfers can tee it up with nearly two-dozen courses within an hour of downtown Kalamazoo! We’ve highlighted some of 269’s most well-known courses here, but feel free to check out our golf guide to for more courses to explore.   … Read More
Posted on August 10th, 2017

Paddle (269)™

In a state surrounded by water, it’s only appropriate that we acknowledge one of the greatest things about summertime in Michigan; water related activities! One of our favorite ways to enjoy all of this fresh water is by paddling it.… Read More
Posted on June 12th, 2017

Wander (269)™

Around every corner here in 269, no matter the season, there’s a park or trail perfect for those much needed hikes to help you escape to nature.   This list is perfect for those days when you get the urge to… Read More
Posted on May 1st, 2017

Comic Book Stores in Kalamazoo, Michigan

Did you know that April 28 is National Super Hero Day? We’re highlighting two of Kalamazoo’s comic book stores including Fanfare, that’s been around since 1983; and Rocket Comics, which opened in 2015! Not from around here? No worries! Fanfare… Read More
Posted on April 28th, 2017

Sites of (269)™

The amount of history in the 269 area is not only abundant, it’s practically overflowing with under-the-radar type information from the past. We wanted to highlight a few historic sites and pay tribute to the rich history in our area of… Read More
Posted on April 11th, 2017

Pets of (269)™

When making vacation plans, pet owners often look for the lowdown on pet approved attractions, as well as recommendations on dog beaches, off-leash parks, outdoor restaurants and more. Check out our list of places you can enjoy with your furry friends… Read More
Posted on March 1st, 2017

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