Gazelle Sports Historic Walks

Co-sponsored by Gazelle Sports and the WMU Archives and Regional History Collections

Join Gazelle Sports and Lynn Houghton for another exciting year of historical walking tours around the Kalamazoo area. Lynn Houghton is the Regional History Curator for the Western Michigan University Archives and Regional History Collections and co-author of “Kalamazoo Lost & Found.
Walks take place rain or shine unless severe weather is predicted.

Friday Mornings | 8 am

June 1 • Art in Kalamazoo NEW
Meet at Gazelle Sports, 214 S. Kalamazoo Mall

June 15 • Edison Neighborhood
Meet at Washington Square Library,
1244 Portage St

July 6 • Vine Historic District NEW
Meet at S Westnedge Ave & Vine St

July 20 • Bronson Park Churches  
Meet at Gazelle Sports, 214 S Kalamazoo Mall

August 3 • Vicksburg
Meet at Vicksburg District Library, 215 S Michigan

August 24 • Northside Neighborhood  
Meet at Lincoln Elementary, 912 N Burdick St

September 7 • Stuart Historic District
Meet at Woodward Ave & West Main St

September 21 • Westnedge Hill
Meet at S Westnedge Ave & Inkster St (west side)

October 5 • South Street Historic District
Meet at Gazelle Sports, 214 S Kalamazoo Mall

October 19 • Vine Historic District
Meet at S Westnedge Ave & Vine St

Thursday Evenings | 6:30 pm

June 7 • Main Street Kalamazoo
Meet at Gazelle Sports, 214 S. Kalamazoo Mall

June 28 • Hillcrest Neighborhood  
Meet at Kazoo School, 1401 Cherry St

July 12 • Village of Kalamazoo NEW
Meet at Gazelle Sports, 214 S Kalamazoo Mall

July 26 • West Main Historic District
Meet at Monroe St & Grand Ave

August 9 • Business & Industry in Kalamazoo
Meet at Gazelle Sports, 214 S Kalamazoo Mall

August 23 • Mountain Home Cemetery
Meet at West Main St