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Brighton-Howell Area Kids Activities

Enjoy all the fun of the Brighton-Howell Area without ever having to leave your home! We all are looking forward to welcoming you back soon for events, biking, shopping, and good eats in the summer sun! For now, here are some activities to get the whole family excited to plan your next trip to Livingston County. …more

Celebrate Female-Owned Businesses in the Brighton-Howell Area

To celebrate International Women’s Day, the Livingston County Convention & Visitors Bureau spoke to some of the female business owners in our communities about their company’s story, inspiration, role models, and advice. A community is stronger when its members build each other up and support each other and that’s what these business owners do. We …more

7 Places to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Livingston County

St. Patrick’s Day is upon us and the Brighton-Howell Area is ready to celebrate! Lucky for you, whether you’re looking for delicious Irish fare, bagpipes, step-dancers, or your yearly fix of green beer, you can find it in Livingston County! Don your best green gear and keep your eye out for four-leaf clovers as you …more

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A Date Night: Newborn Style

Please enjoy this guest blog from Livingston County resident, Olivia Monte. Arranging a weekly date night after having a baby can seem like it requires way more effort than ever before. Prior to having a baby, we had to be so adamant about scheduling our date nights to ensure we would make them a priority …more

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Celebrate Couple-Owned Businesses in the Brighton-Howell Area

To celebrate Valentine’s Day, the Livingston County Convention & Visitors Bureau spoke to couples who own businesses together in our communities. We are proud to have these local businesses in the Brighton-Howell Area. Today we celebrate their love for each other and for their work! Matt and Rachel Crawford-  Destruction Depot – Rage Room Destruction …more

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The Artistic Movement in Livingston County

Please enjoy this guest blog from local artist, Kelly Beacome, as well as photographs from other artists in the Livingston County community. Hello, my name is Kelly Beacome. I am an artist living in Howell. My parents moved to Brighton in 1979 and I have spent most of my life in this county. I met …more

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M Street Baking Co. – Know Before You Go!

One of Howell’s most popular attractions is M. Street Baking Co., which is known for its delicious sweets and over-the-top milkshakes! They have been featured on various news segments, and have over 74,000 likes on their Facebook page. Lucky for you, we got the inside scoop from their General Manager, Liz Wood. What is the …more

100 Things To Do in Livingston County

Livingston County is full of activities for every personality – the foodie, the adventure seeker, or the family-focused traveler. There’s something fun for everyone in every season of the year. Here is our list of 100 things that you can do in Livingston County. Spring Attend the Livingston County Home Show for ideas on spring …more

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National Plan for Vacation Day

Did you know that 83% of American workers want to use their time off to travel? We don’t blame them! To celebrate National Plan for Vacation Day, we created three traveling personas: The Adventurer, Family Fun, and Food Lover. Check out our blog posts to see what each of these travelers could do with their …more