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Downtown Shopping and Restaurants at the Band of Locals Labor Day Festival

Historic Downtown Big Rapids is the perfect destination for a delightful day of shopping and dining during the Band of Locals Labor Day Festival. On September 2nd from 10 AM to 4 PM, immerse yourself in the charm and variety that our downtown area has to offer. Whether you’re a local resident or a visitor, you’ll find an array of unique shops and delicious dining options that make for a memorable experience.

Unique Shops

Explore the quaint, locally-owned shops that line the streets of historic downtown Big Rapids. These unique stores offer a treasure trove of one-of-a-kind gift ideas, ensuring that you’ll find something special for everyone. From handcrafted items and boutique clothing to vintage finds and artisanal goods, our shops provide a shopping experience unlike any other. Each store has its own distinct personality, reflecting the creativity and passion of its owners.

Delicious Dining

After a day of shopping, treat yourself to a delicious meal at one of the many diverse restaurants in downtown Big Rapids. Our eateries offer a variety of cuisines to satisfy any palate. Whether you’re in the mood for a gourmet meal, a casual bite, or a sweet treat, you’ll find plenty of options to choose from. Enjoy the warm and welcoming atmosphere of our local restaurants, where you can relax and savor the flavors of our community.

Why Visit?

Historic Downtown Big Rapids isn’t just about shopping and dining; it’s about experiencing the heart and soul of our community. The unique shops and restaurants are run by passionate individuals who take pride in offering exceptional products and services. By visiting, you’re supporting local businesses and contributing to the vibrancy of our town.

Join us at the Band of Locals Labor Day Festival and take advantage of everything downtown Big Rapids has to offer. Enjoy a leisurely day exploring the shops, indulging in delicious food, and soaking up the historic charm of our downtown area. It’s the perfect way to spend time with family and friends while discovering all that makes our community special.

Event Details:

  • Date: September 2nd

  • Time: 10 AM – 4 PM

  • Location: Downtown Big Rapids

We look forward to welcoming you to historic downtown Big Rapids for a day of unforgettable shopping and dining. Come and experience the unique charm and warm hospitality that make our community truly special!



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