- The list below includes 53 free or cheap things to do in or near South Haven, Michigan, including 60 different types of inexpensive activities like Bowling, Specialty Shops, Off Road & ATV and Playgrounds.
- From Kids' Corner playground to Van Buren State Park, there are a variety of budget-friendly attractions in South Haven and in nearby cities within 25 miles like St. Joseph, Benton Harbor, Saugatuck and Holland.
An amusement park for children, Kids' Corner Playground features multilevel wood construction with stairs, bridges, swings and monkey-bars. The site has a picnic area with shelter and offers easy access to Lake Michigan's beach.
North Beach offers the famous Lake Michigan lighthouses and lots of beautiful sand. There are beach volleyball courts, a concession stand, swimming complete with varying sand bars and an easy walk to restaurants and pubs.
Offering three screens with first-run movies, Michigan Theatre has and old-school vibe with family friendly pricing. They even have a beloved refillable popcorn bucket deal that attracts a large audience. The theatres are small and intimate.
Experience the luck o' the Irish at Biddy Murphy Celtic Goods in South Haven, Michigan. This unique boutique is packed with jewelry, clothing, photographs, books, CDs, artwork, toys and other Irish-inspired items.
Founded at the birthplace and home of the 'Father of Modern Horticulture,' the Liberty Hyde Bailey Museum features artifacts relative to Bailey's life as well as gardens representative of his work. The museum offers both permanent and rotating exhibits.