When you’re planning a trip through Michigan’s capital make sure to employ our Lansing car hire services as your main means of transportation. Lansing is a very beautiful city which features a historic shopping district and a couple of university campuses.
The city is reachable by air, road and rail, the Capitol Region Airport being located three miles away of the city’s center. There are many taxis that will offer you the option of taking you into town however a much better option would be to employ our Lansing car rental services and have a car ready for you at the airport as soon as you land.
The city offers a lot of entertainment options to its visitors, there are three parades which happen each year so if your trip happens to coincide with any of these the better for you.
Lansing is big on music, it has its own Symphony Orchestra since 1929 and many of the local bars and clubs feature live bands.
The city also hosts two large music festivals each year the Lansing JazzFest and the Old Town BluesFest.
Now if we’re talking about festivals there’s also the Old Town’s Festival of the Moon and Sun which is a food-centric festival and then the city hosts Old Town Oktoberfest, a two-day festival which features authentic German food and the equally characteristic beer.
Yet another musical event that you can witness is the Common Ground Festival which sees many different acts performing for crowds of nearly a hundred thousand people.
The city is also home to a couple of small and highly specialized museums such as the R.E. Olds Transportation Museum which focuses on the city’s role in the development of transportation technology, especially the automobile.
There’s also the Turner-Dodge House which is a Classical Revival mansion which hosts a museum dedicated to the history of Lansing, especially its early pioneers.
These are just a few of the things that you can see and do while in Lansing so make sure to employ our Lansing car hire services in order to better explore the city and its other attractions.