These 23 Rare Photos Of Michigan In The 1980s Will Mesmerize You

As we enter 2017, it’s great to look forward to what’s in store for the future of our state. But there’s something to be said for a bit of reminiscing, and it’s certainly healthy to retain a sense of respect and admiration for the past. If you lived through the 1980s in the Great Lakes State, here are 23 photos from the decade that will temporarily transport you back to a different time.

While the 1980s are often remembered solely for interesting hair choices, unique fashion options, and iconic music, we Michiganders know that life in the Great Lakes State during the 80s was something truly special. Share your favorite bits of 80s nostalgia in the comments below.