From lakeside to downtown, discover fun things to do in Muskegon

Unpack your bags in your room or suite at the Country Inn & Suites, Muskegon, MI and head out to explore Lake Michigan's shores at Pere Marquette Park, Muskegon State Park, and many other public beaches. Your family will love all the things to do at Michigan’s Adventure amusement park, where you can ride roller coasters and play at the water park. Take a tour of downtown to see gorgeous art pieces, such as the Muskegon Rising statue in front of the Frauenthal Center, before attending an event like the Parties in the Park concert series. If you’re traveling for work, you can shop for souvenirs at The Lakes Mall before attending a trade show at VanDyk Mortgage Convention Center.

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Pere Marquette Park

6.85 mi / 11.03 km from the hotel
Visit this park to play volleyball, ride a kiteboard, or simply sunbathe on the 2.5-mile stretch of public beach.

Frauenthal Center

3.31 mi / 5.32 km from the hotel
Attend a concert, play, or film festival at this performing arts center that’s home to the historic Frauenthal Theater, the Beardsley Theater, and the Clark-Cannon Gallery.

P.J. Hoffmaster State Park

5.86 mi / 9.43 km from the hotel
Follow the Dune Climb Stairway to an observation deck, where you can enjoy panoramic views of Lake Michigan and the park’s more than three miles of beaches.

Muskegon State Park

7.59 mi / 12.22 km from the hotel
Go fishing on the pier, picnicking among the dunes, or hiking along more than 12 miles of trails in this park on the shores of Lake Michigan.

The Lakes Mall

3.7 mi / 5.95 km from the hotel
As the area’s top shopping destination, The Lakes Mall is home to a food court and nearly 60 retailers, including Bed Bath & Beyond, Dick’s Sporting Goods, and JCPenney.

Michigan’s Adventure

10.3 mi / 16.58 km from the hotel
Thrill seekers love this park’s more than 50 rides, including intense roller coasters and many family-friendly options like the Timbertown Railway. During the summer, you can splash around WildWater Adventure water park.

VanDyk Mortgage Convention Center

3.38 mi / 5.45 km from the hotel
Attend a conference or trade show in this state-of-the-art facility offering great views of Lake Michigan.