So Hard To Leave.
Kalamazoo offers so much more than a memorable name. We effortlessly blend energy and innovation with friendliness and a humble attitude. Located in Southwest Michigan, about two hours from Chicago, Kalamazoo features a vibrant and progressive downtown that sets the stage for quality dining, eclectic shops and galleries, and live entertainment. Plus, you’re never far from lakes and outdoor recreation, festivals, and world-class attractions.
Experience the place with a big city mindset and a small town heart. Once you make the trip, you’ll be back for more. We promise.
Give a Craft™ Beer Trail
What is the Give A Craft Beer Trail?
Give a Craft™ beer trail is a fun way to experience Kalamazoo’s beer scene. Pick up a passport at participating breweries or at Discover Kalamazoo and begin your adventure!
Visit each of the participating breweries and collect a unique stamp. Once your Give A Craft™ passport is completed and stamped from each of the participating breweries, return it to Discover Kalamazoo to receive free Give A Craft™ swag.
Find Your Biking Nirvana
From challenging single tracks, to easy family rides. Whether you're in training, or training to finish the beer/bike trail. You'll find two-wheeled bliss here. More >
The Official Kick-Off to Summer!
June Jubilee is the official kick-off to summer in Kalamazoo! This weekend features over a dozen different events held in the downtown area. Take a trip to Greece without ever leaving Kalamazoo at the 39th Annual Greek Festival, browse juried art work from over 200 artists at the Arts Fair, enjoy a Concert in the Park, take in the sights and sounds of the Kalamazoo Do-Dah Parade and Art on the Mall. This is one weekend you don't want to miss! More >