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2020 Fan-Made Itinerary

For National Travel and Tourism Week, we turned to our Instagram followers to create something special. You voted for your favorite things to do around Livingston County, now here’s your perfect itinerary!

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

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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

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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

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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

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

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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

The History of Brewery Becker

Brewery Becker is a staple in Brighton. We spoke to the owner and brewmaster, Matt Becker. He gave us more information on the history of Brewery Becker, the building, and a sneak peek and what’s to come for the business!     History of the Brewery Becker Building The Western House is a three-story, Italianate, …more

Fresh Food Options in the Brighton-Howell Area

Visiting a new town doesn’t mean you can’t have a fresh, healthy meal! Livingston County is home to four farmers markets, tons of farms, and plenty of farm-to-table food options for you and your family to enjoy during your trip to the Brighton-Howell Area. Farmers Markets On weekends in May through October, you can visit …more