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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

Theme Park
“Amusement and water park—fun for everyone! About 20 minutes for the lakehouse”
  • 25 locals recommend
Park
“Muskegon area, south of our location. Great hikes (on sandy trails) and wonderful beaches. One of my favorite places to hike. ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“great food, they also have an outside bar area which is fun for entertainment and music My favorite meal.. the lobster roll. yum ”
  • 11 locals recommend
BBQ Joint
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“Sits right on the beach. can't go wrong here.. try the nachos too they have 2 different kinds.. I don't know which one is my favorite - ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Beach
“Only 1 mile away to get to Lake Michigan.. Free Parking, miles of beach. walk the pier, enjoy what beauty is only a mile away. Kick back and say Hello World !!”
  • 12 locals recommend
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American Restaurant
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“The food is excellent and the relaxed ambiance is popular with guests, they also have outdoor seating ”
  • 10 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“We have one the best Art Museums around. Also we have several other smaller ones too.. such as the Heritage Museum which is all about the history of Muskegon, Also we have the world war 2 Submarine, in the channel to tour, and the Milwaukee Clipper that used to cross the Lake.. what an amazing tour that is ”
  • 9 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Muskegon's first brewery and it is expanding! We love this atmosphere! Plenty of good food options and close to all the action happening downtown. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“The Mall All the stores you would expect plus a couple probably. Surrounded by ALL the chain restaurants”
  • 6 locals recommend
Boat or Ferry
“ USS Silversides (SS/AGSS-236) is a Gato-class submarine, the first ship of the United States Navy to be named for the silversides. Silversides was one of the most successful submarines in the Pacific Theater of World War II, with 23 confirmed sinkings, totalling more than 90,000 long tons (91,444 t) of shipping. She received a Presidential Unit Citation for cumulative action over four patrols, and twelve battle stars.[8] She presently serves as a museum ship in Muskegon, Michigan, and is a National Historic Landmark.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Brewery
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“Great live music, outdoor patio, good beer Side note: Rebel Pies is attached, Large craft pizzas”
  • 6 locals recommend
Supermarket
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“You can get everything you could ever want here... food, clothes, shoes, games, etc. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
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“Good, better than the average bar and grill. Lots of craft brews and tasty food. Also vist "Next Door" which is attached for cocktails.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Distillery
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“This impeccably designed distillery has the best wood fired pizza in town. Their soft pretzels are amazing.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Park
“I have never been but I hear there are trails here. Check with the DNR website for trial info. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Movie Theatre
“We have our own classic 4-screen drive-in movie theatre! Most movies start a 9:30PM and include a double feature. Great popcorn, but we recommend bringing your own snacks and drinks.”
  • 9 locals recommend