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10 Reasons to Visit the Brighton Howell Area in 2024

Conveniently located between Detroit, Lansing, and Ann Arbor – the Brighton Howell Area in Southeast Michigan has so much to offer. With engaging events, unique attractions, delicious cuisine, and bustling downtowns you can only find here make this destination a must-visit this year. Don’t just take our word for it. Check out these ten reasons …more

100 Things To Do in the Brighton Howell Area

Discover the allure of Michigan’s Brighton Howell Area as your ideal destination for a memorable getaway this year. The region offers many activities, sights, and experiences every season. Explore our curated list of 100 exciting things to do in the Brighton Howell Area in 2024 for adventure seekers, families, food enthusiasts, and beyond. Events: 1. …more

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2023 Brighton Howell Area Winter Event Guide

The most wonderful time of the year is drawing near which means it’s time to celebrate! Mark your calendar with these amazing winter community events in the Brighton Howell Area this winter. Here is your full 2023 Brighton Howell Area Winter Event Guide. Various Dates | Island Lake Lantern Hikes 📍: Island Lake Recreation Area …more

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Free Ways to Explore Brighton Howell Area

Planning your next getaway can be expensive, confusing, and ultimately difficult to decide where to go. However, your getaway to the Brighton Howell Area doesn’t have to break the bank. Loaded with free fun-filled activities for the whole family makes it the perfect place for your next vacation. Here are a few free ways to …more

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6 Brighton Howell Area Summer Events You Don’t Want To Miss

Summertime in Michigan is the best time of the year to plan a trip with family or friends to the Brighton Howell Area! All year round you can explore 50,000 acres of parks, 123 trails, local cuisine, delicious craft cocktails, and boutique shopping. However, only in the warmer months can you experience these six Summer …more

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7 Places to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in the Brighton Howell Area

St. Patrick’s Day is upon us and the Brighton Howell Area is ready to celebrate! Luckily for you, whether you’re looking for delicious Irish fare, bagpipes, step-dancers, or your yearly fix of green beer, you will find it here! Don your best green gear and watch for four-leaf clovers as you prepare to celebrate St. …more

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Locals Guide To – Howell Historical Ghost Tours

It’s always an adventure to visit the award-winning downtown, Howell. The fall season brings the opportunity to see the city in a way like never before! Local psychic medium, Dianna O’Grady, offers annual ghost tours through the historic 150-year-old streets of Howell. These tours are a staple event for fall in Livingston County and are …more

Join the Great Michigan Scavenger Hunt in Brighton Howell Area!

Keep a close eye out for hidden treasures this week when scrolling through your social media feed and the Brighton Howell Area! Explore BHA  has teamed up with over 30 destinations around Michigan to celebrate National Travel and Tourism Week for a statewide scavenger hunt! National Travel and Tourism Week (NTTW) 2022 is ready to …more

Introducing Explore Brighton Howell Area

Trails that entrance your inner naturalist. Days defined by the sun’s blush on your face and the sand’s kiss between your toes. The captivating scent of barley and hops when the craft beers flow. The anticipation that grows when the door jingles open at a downtown shop full of fabulous finds.     Discover the …more

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National Plan for Vacation Day: Looking Ahead to Brighter Days

The Livingston County Convention & Visitors Bureau is excited to announce it is supporting National Plan for Vacation Day (NPVD), the annual day for Americans to plan their vacation for the entire year at the start of the year, on January 26. Though many Americans are not ready or able to take a trip just …more