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22 Reasons to Visit Kalamazoo in 2022

There’s never a shortage of awesome things to do in Kalamazoo — but there are some things you just can’t miss while you’re here. This list changes quarterly, so check back often to add activities to your bucket list!

Attend Kalamazoo Craft Beverage Week
Visit the Mason Jar Plant Shop
Check out Wizards Pinball Palace at One Well Brewery
"The Greatest Generation" exhibit at the Gilmore Car Museum
Celebrate Oberon Day at the Eccentric Cafe
Take a tour of Bell's Brewery Production Facility
Visit Brick and Brine
Attend Downtown Kalamazoo's Chili Cook-Off
Attend a Kalamazoo Wings Game
Go on a tour with West Michigan Beer Tours
Attend an event during the Gilmore Piano Festival
Hit up our mountain bike or fat tire bike trails
See a show at the historic Kalamazoo State Theatre
Enjoy outdoor and patio dining
"Women in Air and Space" exhibit at the Air Zoo
Visit the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts
Go on a Wall Crawl throughout the county
Bike from Downtown to the Kalamazoo Nature Center
Attend a pop up event on the Kalamazoo Mall
Rent a pontoon boat on Gull Lake for the weekend
Attend a show at the Barn Theatre
Catch a match during the USTA Boys Nationals

The snow capped magnificent pines make for a breathtaking snow shoeing adventure, and Bates Alley views make walking to happy hour in the cold more like a walk in the park. Check out our itineraries below for trip inspiration!