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We have a downtown still alive and growing containing some unique shops, fine restaurants and two famous ice cream establishments to satisfy anyone’s sweet tooth. Named one of Southwest Michigan’s Seven Wonders by the Kalamazoo Gazette, the island city of Plainwell features seven bridges, seven parks and walking trails. Preserving our past and investing in our future is important in Plainwell and here you will find two historic districts each boasting commercial buildings and homes still lovingly maintained after more than 100 years.
The city offers several opportunities for the entrepreneur as well as there are prime historic storefronts perfect for housing someone’s business dream. There are events throughout the year for everyone’s enjoyment, including Pumpkins in the Park, the Christmas Parade and Holiday Home Tour, Art Hops and 4th of July Fireworks to name a few. We invite you to "Come to work, come to play, or come to stay".