Team (269)™

    Kalamazoo Growlers (Men’s Baseball)   Lake Michigan Havoc (Men’s Semi-Professional Football)   Battle Creek Bombers (Men’s Baseball)   West Michigan Wolves (Junior Ice Hockey)   Killamazoo Derby Darlins (Women’s Flat Track Roller Derby)   Kalamazoo Football Club (Men’s… Read More
Posted on June 21st, 2016

Treats of (269)™

  There’s nothing quite like a spontaneous day trip to spark a child-like excitement within us! What better trip to take than one centered around candy, ice cream and sweet treats?   Hayloft Ice Cream Parlor (Decatur)   Chocolatea (Portage)… Read More
Posted on June 21st, 2016

Kids in (269)™

  Kalamazoo Nature Center (Kalamazoo)   Curious Kids Museum (St. Joseph)   Full Blast (Battle Creek)   River Oaks County Park Splash Pad (Galesburg)   Silver Beach Carousel (St. Joseph)   Air Zoo (Portage)   Airway Lanes (Portage)   Kids… Read More
Posted on June 16th, 2016

Downtown Kalamazoo Walking Tour 2

        Walking Tour #2 1. Starting point – Radisson Plaza Hotel & Suites, corner of West Michigan Avenue and Rose Street HEAD EAST ON WEST MICHIGAN AVENUE (SOUTH SIDE OF STREET)
  1. Kalamazoo County Court House 222 W
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Posted on June 14th, 2016

Automobile Heritage Tour

Peek into the legacy of early automobile ingenuity by taking a driving tour. More than twenty different makes of automobiles were built in Kalamazoo and our surrounding areas, and many of these factory buildings still stand today!      … Read More
Posted on June 14th, 2016

Popular Fishing Spots

    Each of the spots listed below links to a map provided by the Michigan DNR. You can view this list, as well as many other helpful fishing resources and guides, on the Michigan DNR website here. Don’t forget to browse… Read More
Posted on June 9th, 2016

Get Out & Active In 269™

We know you’re anxious to get outside and soak up every second of the sunshine and warmer temperatures that come with spring in Michigan. Don’t miss these outdoor events and activities in the month of May!   Kalamazoo Marathon and… Read More
Posted on May 5th, 2016

Indoor Activities In 269

  If you’re familiar with Michigan, then you know there’s a pretty good chance that we’ll see true spring-like weather for maybe two weeks before suddenly it’s summertime! If you’re not from the area, be prepared for random spring showers… Read More
Posted on April 11th, 2016

Celebrate Black History Month In Kalamazoo

Black Arts & Cultural Center of Kalamazoo   Photo credit to Black Arts & Cultural Center of Kalamazoo  

Art Hop- Black Cowboy: A Long Hard Ride into History This month the BACC will exhibit Black Cowboy: A Long Hard… Read More
Posted on February 2nd, 2016

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