If you are a newcomber to Lapeer or happen to arrive into the city for one reason or another, why not take a little time to do some things while you are here. You will see outlined below a list of things to do in Lapeer, MI. We hope you find these helpful. For more information on Lapeer, MI visit here.
1. Stop By The Water Tower
If you are traveling into the area with a recreational vehicle, or you just want to see one of the city’s landmarks, then stop by the Water Tower Travel Park. Here you can stop in and rest and relax before going further North. Take a walk on the nature trail, take photos of nature surrounding the park or enjoy the community campfire in the evening. The site can handle RV’s, Motorhomes and Fifth Wheels. Easy access to downtown area, restaurants and stores.
2. Check Out the Art Gallery
Venture down to Gallery 194 in the business district to stroll through the art gallery. Whether you enjoy portraits, eclectic, paintings, drawings, prints, photographic art, jewelry or sculpture, there is something for everybody. If you have a taste for purchasing art, there is something for every budget.
3. Have Dinner & A Movie
Do you just love to watch the latest movies? Then consider experiencing a dinner and a movie at the Lapeer Cinemas. The price is right and you receive a $25 gift certificate to some of the best restaurants in the city. If you eat before, you can better enjoy that movie! Give it a try and see how you like it.
4. Have a Day Out at One of these Venues
Lapeer Dragway – Celebrating their 50th year, the dragway offers 1/8, 1/4 mile test & tune, bracket racing and a whole bundle of fun for the family! If you have a car you’d like to run, there are winner prizes to boot. You can also just show up and watch the cars run down the track. The dragway closes at the end of November for the winter season.
Polar Palace – This state of the art facility has two NHL sized rinks, seats 1,000 people and also includes a pro-shop, arcade and snack bar, along with a Sports Tavern attached, called Louie’s. The palace has a lot to offer, but if you are just visiting, open skating would be a great place to begin. Once you are all skated out, you can try the Mezz or the restaurant.
5. Visit a Working Farm
Fick Farms has been serving the Lapeer area for nearly one-hundred years. One of the areas only working farms that is open to the public. They have a variety of family-fun activities, pick your own items (flowers, pumpkins) and a Farmer’s Market. Some of the produce is their own, but they also provide from other local and Amish farmers. Come on out and experience what a real farm does and take in some of the activites and try out the food and drinks. Nothing like fresh donuts and cider.
These are just a handful of the many Things To Do In Lapeer MI. Why not add some of them to your bucket list so that you are not scratching your head when you arrive to this fabulous place. You may find yourself pleasantly surprised at how good these places really are.