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Seek Authenticity

Visit the cities of Pure Michigan

Experience the true vibe of a city.

To get street level with locals, sampling flavors you've never tasted. Feeling grooves you've never heard, and art you never expected. And that is to seek authenticity.
When you uncover DetroitGrand RapidsAnn ArborLansingFlint, and Kalamazoo, you'll find more than just tours and shopping in Michigan's largest cities. There's vibrant art from Picassos to Shepard Fairey street installations. Including Murals in the Market and one of the largest public art events in the world ArtPrize. Locally-sourced eats are also in abundance from James Beard Award-winning romantic dinners and bottomless brunches to communal brewpubs and kitschy cafes.
When it comes to music, Michigan is the birthplace of Techno. Add in Motown and countless genres from classical to hip hop, you'll understand why the state has more than its fair share of live-music venues.

So, if you seek authenticity, you'll find it in the cities of Pure Michigan.
Seek AuthentiCity | Michigan Cities
Seek authenticity and culture In the heart of Michigan's biggest cities. Join Jason Hall and experiences Michigan's Urban DNA.
One Day In Detroit
Michigan's Motor City is an exciting escape with great places to eat, drink and explore. Join Jason Hall as he checks out the city's local gems from his One Day in Detroit.
One Day In Grand Rapids
Michigan's Beer City USA is overflowing with great places to eat, drink and explore. Join Jason Hall as he checks out the city's local gems from his One Day in Grand Rapids.
One Day In Ann Arbor
A2 is alive with awesome places to eat, drink and explore. Join Jason Hall as he checks out the city's local gems from his One Day in Ann Arbor.
One Day In Lansing
Michigan’s capital city has so many places you'll love to explore. Watch the full video to discover the hidden gems that make Lansing a great urban escape.
One Day In Flint
From flavorful breweries and historic museums to fantastic art and fresh, local food, Flint has so much discover. Join Jason Hall as he checks out the city's local gems.
One Day In Kalamazoo
Downtown Kalamazoo is a vibrant area with great places to eat, drink and explore. Join Jason Hall as he checks out the city's local gems from his One Day in Kalamazoo.
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