Explore Ypsilanti, a progressive city with a great vibe and arts scene utilizing their beautifully preserved historic areas adding interest to the variety of cultures present in the art, music and shopping. For the outdoor lovers, just minutes from town you will find golfing, mountain biking, canoeing, hiking and natural scenery you can relax in. Come enjoy the scene and all Ypsilanti has to offer.
How to Pronounce "Ypsilanti"
Ypsilanti - often referred to as "Ypsi" - was officially named after a Greek war hero in 1825. People have been struggling to pronounce it's name ever since.
Where does this upbeat city get all of it's energy? Coffee, of course. Ypsilanti treats coffee as a true craft. With several roasteries and artisanal cafes, it's hard to choose just one place to visit.
There are four museums in Ypsilanti to explore on your next visit. Learn about the Michigan Firehouse Museum, the Yankee Air Museum, the Ypsilanti Automotive Heritage Museum and the Ypsilanti Historical Museum.
The Color Run
Celebrate happiness, healthiness and individuality at The Color Run Ypsilanti in June.
Michigan Summer Beer Festival
Once again, Ypsilanti takes it's beer quite seriously. That is why it's home to one of the largest beer festivals in the state. The Michigan Brewer's Guild Summer Beer Festival returns to Ypsi in July.