Welcome to Red Cedar
As Lansing’s newest neighborhood, Red Cedar is in the early stages of its ascent. Situated between Lansing’s Eastside neighborhood and Michigan State University’s campus, Red Cedar has become a bustling crossroads for connection. New-build luxury apartments offer modern amenities in a convenient location for a wide range of residents, from college students to young professionals to seniors. First-floor retailers give residents a place to browse a bookstore or grab a smoothie right in their own buildings.
Across the street, Frandor Shopping Center offers more than 40 shopping, grocery, and dining options, all within walking distance. And there’s still no shortage of green space — Ranney Park, a century-old ballpark, offers rolling sledding hills, courts, and a skate park. At Municipal Park, you’ll spot wildlife along walking and biking trails that parallel the Red Cedar River. Start here, and you can follow the River Trail all the way through MSU Campus to the east, or Lansing’s Eastside and South Side to the west.
Be a part of something new.
With expanding apartments and new businesses opening their doors, Red Cedar is for those who like to get in on the ground floor.
Make "I'm bored" a phrase of the past. Out areas has something to offer for all ages, moods and days of the week
Stadiums and farms and parks—oh my. Whether you’re a die-hard baseball fan or want to spend the afternoon at a cider mill, our cities have sights worth traveling for. Explore more
Eat & Drink
We love food more than the average city. Whether you’re looking for Sunday brunch, authentic international food trucks, or an olive burger (a local favorite), we’re dishing it up. Explore more
Strong public school systems set the foundation for our cities to thrive. And, with a number of colleges and universities nearby, there are opportunities for people of all ages to learn a thing or two. Explore more
Snag tickets to see an up-and-coming comedian, connect with kindred spirits at a music festival or belt out some slam poetry at an open mic. In Lansing, we know that everything is better live. Explore more
Festivals & Events
In Lansing, there's always a reason to celebrate. From annual street festivals in summer to live music in winter, coming together is a community-wide event. Explore more
Working on your fitness? Great, so are we. Bike a scenic trail, catch a kickboxing class and visit a local wellness center all within a few miles’ radius. Explore more
In Lansing, affordable housing options allow you to live where you work. Modern loft-style apartments and reliable bus routes spark city vibes, while historic family homes and new builds with acreage are only a short commute away. Explore more
Come as you are. Explore community centers and resources, give back, and make some lifelong friends in the process. Explore more
We all need a chance to unwind after 5. With everything from relaxed breweries to lively college clubs, our cities are home to your weekend plans—whatever mood you’re in. Explore more
We’ve got hundreds of parks to choose from. (Seriously. There are more than 300 parks in Lansing.) Lakes, rivers and green space offer fresh air year-round. Explore more
Sure, you can’t buy happiness—but you can spend the afternoon perusing local boutiques, bookstores and artisan shops in Lansing, and that’s pretty much the same thing. Explore more