West Michigan

This seriously funny 10 day festival happens all over West Michigan with events in Grand Rapids, Lowell, and Holland, with each city offering a smile to welcome all who are ready to laugh.

Located on the banks of the Grand River, downtown Grand Rapids, Michigan is the hub of activity for LaughFest. Originally known as the Furniture City, Michigan’s second-largest city has even more to smile about these days than ever before. The friendly and walkable downtown is home to over 60 restaurants within walking distance of each venue and provides an ideal destination for festival goers looking to get caught up in the fun all day and night.

Downtown Grand Rapids is an exciting place that includes a vibrant nightlife and many cultural establishments. There are numerous unique retail stores that help make Grand Rapids the cultural and entertainment center of West Michigan.

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Downtown Grand Rapids Website

Experience GR

Founded as a trading post on the south bank of the Grand River, Lowell has a rich heritage. They are known for their vibrant arts, eclectic shopping, and excellent school systems. The welcoming and unique downtown is where you’ll find distinctive shops, historic buildings, and the Lowell Showboat; none of which should be missed when visiting. So get ready for some laughs and plenty of smiles when visiting Lowell.

With LaughFest in the winter, tulips in the spring, beautiful beaches in the summer, and its Dutch culture all year long, Holland is a supreme destination for those visiting during LaughFest. See a wooden shoe factory, the Holland Museum, and the Windmill Island Gardens to really take in this stunning city. Get ready for some culture to go along with all the laughs when visiting Holland.