Delicious picnic spread with fresh fruit, bread, spicy sausage and cheese spread out on a red and white checkered cloth in a lush spring park
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Delicious picnic spread with fresh fruit, bread, spicy sausage and cheese spread out on a red and white checkered cloth in a lush spring park

The Recipe for a Perfect Picnic in Livingston County

A picnic is a state of mind and can be made anywhere. Picnicking is a great way to unwind, sit back and enjoy nature. Bring good company, tasty food and your picnic will be peachy! Here are some recommendations to help create a charming picnic in Livingston County. Step 1: Find the perfect picnic basket. …more

Show Mom How Much You Care

Don’t forget! Mother’s Day is coming up Sunday, May 10th. Celebrate the mothers in your life with these eats, drinks, and gifts from some of your favorite Livingston County businesses! M Street Baking Co. Cookie cakes, brunch boxes, cake decorating kits, and MORE! If your mom has a sweet tooth, this is the best way …more

Homemade pizza and pizza cutter on a cutting board

Meal Kits – The Best of Both Worlds!

There’s not much better than ordering carry-out from your favorite restaurant and eating a delicious dinner with your family. For those of you looking to make dinner time even more special, these Livingston County restaurants are here for you! With meal kits, you can have the best of both worlds- supporting your local faves and …more

Open sign in front of Carriage House

Giving Back in Livingston County

Throughout the last month, the Livingston County community has rallied together to support local businesses, health care professionals, and other essential workers. We are committed to sharing resources and ideas to for continued support of those in our community who need it most. Your acts of kindness and generosity are greatly appreciated. You can continue …more

M Street easter cookies shaped like a bunny

Carry-Out Easter Dinner in Livingston County

Easter is this Sunday and while you may not be getting ready for traditional brunch or a big family gathering, you can still celebrate at home and support Livingston County businesses. There are many restaurants still offering carry-out and delivery, and while some may be closed to observe the holiday, a few are open and …more

Pink tulips with downtown howell in the background

Take a Virtual Visit to Livingston County

 UPDATED: April 16, 2020 3:38pm EST Though we encourage visitors to practice social distancing as much as possible, avoiding crowds, and washing hands often, there are still ways to support Livingston County businesses. As developments around COVID-19 continue to unfold, please follow refer to guidelines from the public health authorities including the CDC, Michigan …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

Olivia Monte and her baby at the millpond in Brighton

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

Destruction Depot owners

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

Four milkshakes on a wooden table

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