The lakeshore community was celebrated by Parents Magazine was one of the best places to visit with your family.

Summer is just around the corner, and thanks to vaccines, it looks like there’s more of a chance folks will be able to enjoy a vacation this year. But booking a vacation, especially if you have a family, isn’t always easy. Well, now Parents Magazine is here to help.

  • The mag has come out with their 2021 Family Travel Awards, revealing their top 20 U.S. getaways for families.
  • The winners, selected by a panel of editors and experts, offer safe, affordable and fun outdoor experiences for all ages.
  • This year they placed a priority on safety, value, and kid-friendly attractions.

The magazine picked Grand Haven as the BEST BEACH TOWN ON A LAKE.

Located on Lake Michigan, this charming small town is the beach mecca of the Midwest. Thanks to a revitalization project, its state-park beach doubled in size last summer. The playground at the 7-acre waterfront North Beach Park makes it a local family fave. The town's Musical Fountain, which has a 25-minute light show nightly at dusk, has been wowing kids since the 1960s.

 

Check Out This Awesome Scale Model of the Grand Haven Pier