- The list below includes 55 free or cheap things to do in or near Leland, Michigan, including 42 different types of inexpensive activities like Beaches, Fishing, Art Gallery and History Museums.
- From Van's Beach to North Beach, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in Leland and in nearby cities within 25 miles like Traverse City, Empire, Glen Arbor and Suttons Bay.
Fishtown is a small fishing village near Lake Michigan and Leland. Architecturally very planned and attract visitors for shops, eateries, fish processing and boating. Public restrooms and surrounding shops for unique items you would like.
The Leelanau Historical Museum contains over 13000 items in its collections and archives from throughout the county's long history. The museum hosts a variety of educational events and activities centering on local history and culture.
Smith Nell Revel Studios is the showplace for the works of artist Nell Revel Smith, a painter whose signature style combines elements of impressionism and abstraction. Smith primarily paints landscapes and seascapes.
Visitors can view a diverse collection of works that includes lithographs, engravings, manuscripts, antique prints, and oil paintings at Suttons Bay Galleries. They feature the works of a wide variety of both local and national artists.