- The list below includes 42 free or cheap things to do in or near Benton Harbor, Michigan, including 66 different types of inexpensive activities like Beaches, Billiards/Pool Halls, Bowling and Mini Golf.
- From Jean Klock Park to Rocky Gap Beach, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Benton Harbor and in nearby cities within 25 miles like St. Joseph and South Haven.
Ramona Park offers a wide range of activities and features something for the entire family. Amenities include Tennis Courts, Ball fields, Play Equipment, Volleyball Courts, fishing, Football Fields, Pavilions, Picnic Tables and BBQ Grills.
Popular among hikers, the Coffee Creek Watershed Conservancy Preserve also has an amphitheatre which hosts public events, such as concerts. A pavilion, ponds, bridges, and a 4 mile-long trail system are also found in here.
An extensive indoor family fun park, Jungle Joe's Family Fun Center features a wide variety of inflatable bounce structures. The facility also has an array of redemption games. Jungle Joe's is available for party rentals.
Located along Lake Michigan and Lake Macatawa, Holland State Park features a sandy beach with access to the water for fishing, swimming and boating. The park provides picnic facilities, a children's playground, two campgrounds and trails for hiking and biking.
The geologic-formed Natural Bridge State Park is an area featuring a marble arch and a man-made dam comprised of white marble. Bedrock marble here is 550 years old and has been carved out over time from glacial water melt.
A traditional bowling center, Maple City Bowl offers open and league bowling with automatic scoring, bumpers and synthetic lanes. The center provides food and drinks, a bar with adult beverages, a pool table, cosmic bowling and televisions.
Located in Holland, Michigan, the De Graaf Nature Center is a nature museum and interpretive educational center. It welcomes school groups and features gorgeous hiking trails, beautiful scenery and lots of indigenous wildlife.