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Hartland Brewing Co. – Know Before You Go!

Hartland Brewing Co. is one of the newest microbreweries to hit Livingston County! Since opening in 2019, Hartland Brewing Co. has brewed countless craft beers and expanded its food menu as they realized that Hartland wanted more food options to choose from. In the two years that they have been open, they have become a …more

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Ore Creek – Know Before You Go!

Calling all cider enthusiasts! Ore Creek Craft Cider is a cider shack in Pinckney that is a must-try. Enjoy flavorful ciders created from locally sourced Michigan apples and an inviting outdoor patio complete with barrel tables, a firepit, and board games. Ore Creek has a fun atmosphere that appeals to all people of all ages! …more

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The Best Mac & Cheese in the Brighton-Howell Area

Please enjoy this guest blog from our Digital Marketing and Content Manager, Amelia Ritter.   I take macaroni and cheese very seriously. If it’s on a menu, I’m going to order it. My standards for the dish are high. I take into consideration the noodle, the type of cheese, whether to not it’s creamy, tangy, …more

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Choose Your Own Adventure with MI Playground

Nick and Andy from MI Playground visited the Brighton-Howell Area recently for a choose-your-own-adventure type of day! Watch their video below and check out their whole day for inspiration on your next adventure in Livingston County.

“Cheers!” in Livingston County

Grab your friends and cheers to these top-notch cocktails and drinks in Livingston County. Looking to order something else? Check out our brewery tour or happy hour blog! You can also check out more dining options here. 2Fog’s Pub   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by 2FOG’s Pub (@2fogspub) You cannot …more

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Join The Scavenger Hunt – National Travel and Tourism Week 2021!

Keep a close eye out for hidden treasures this week when you’re scrolling through your social media feed! To celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week, the Livingston County Convention & Visitors Bureau has teamed up with over 30 destinations around Michigan for a statewide scavenger hunt! National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW) 2021 recognizes the …more

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Have Your Happiest Winter in Livingston County

Please enjoy this guest blog from Livingston County resident, Em Piro. If you were to google “Happiest Countries in the World”, you would find a list determined by various factors including GDP per capita, life expectancy, and perceived freedom/ generosity in one’s country. Additionally, one cannot help but notice year after year the overwhelming majority …more

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Warm Up with Winter Meal Specialties in Livingston County

While enduring a Michigan winter, there is no better feeling than sitting down for a warm meal. Thankfully, Livingston county is home to many coffee shops, eateries, and bakeries making it the perfect stop for those seeking warm, comforting foods. Here are a few local favorites to get your stomach growling! For other delicious options, …more

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#LoveLivCo Valentine’s Ideas

Spread a little extra love, wear red, and eat lots of chocolate because it’s almost Valentine’s Day! This special February holiday can be enjoyed by everyone by focusing on self-love, or doing something sweet for loved ones. Treat yourself to festive, homemade Valentine’s Day treats, or surprise that special someone in your life with a …more

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Local Holiday Treats

Tis the season to indulge in sugar cookies, candy canes, chocolate covered pretzels, and everything sugary and cheery! Find heavenly sweet treats for yourself or your loved ones at these local favorites.   Eat a cookie every day of December from the Sugar Cookie Advent Calendars from M Street Baking Company     View this …more