We are so lucky to have our University in the heart of Ann Arbor. Whether it is outstanding nature areas, restaurants, festivals, music, or shops - there is really something for everyone. We have put together a brief list of Ann Arbor "must do's" below but if you're interested in a more thorough glimpse into everything Ann Arbor has to offer, visit the Ann Arbor Convention & Visitors Bureau site.
The city of Ann Arbor provides one of the widest ranges of diversity in the state of Michigan. Included in this unique diversity is one of the world’s oldest cultures, food. Restaurants in the Ann Arbor area, downtown and campus, are a hotbed for any type of food one can imagine. From the late night eats that South University provides, to the classy dining experiences of downtown, one is sure to find one restaurant in Ann Arbor that they cannot live without. Although we encourage you to check out the Visit Ann Arbor site for a complete restaurant guide, we have created a brief rundown of the delicious eats you can find based on the different areas in Ann Arbor you may find yourself in.
Although Ann Arbor boasts a small-city lifestyle, it is known as the "City of Trees" and provides several parks and nature areas for those who like to get outdoors during any season.
Ann Arbor is known for it’s unique and rich fair and festival culture. Regardless of what time of year it is, there seems to always be something happening to celebrate art, music, food, and life!