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Street view of downtown Fowlerville Michigan

Spend a Day in Fowlerville, Michigan

The pleasantly old-fashioned town offers a breath of fresh air to those who need a break from noisy urban life. Settled in 1836, Fowlerville, Michigan has a reputation for taking its visitors back in time with its classic charm. The city and surrounding area offer unique attractions perfect for slowing down or thrilling adventures.   …more

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Have A Guy’s Night Out in The Brighton Howell Area

Sometimes the schedule calls to round up the boys for a night out in the Brighton Howell Area. When planning your next guy’s night out, skip the same old activities and treat your friends to a fun-filled outing. Read on to find out how to have a guy’s night in the Brighton Howell Area. Go …more

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Guide to the Ultimate Brighton Howell Area Summer Vacation

The Brighton Howell Area is an all-season destination that peaks during the summertime. The area offers a variety of delicious restaurants, lakes to dive into, ice cream to eat, and boutique shopping. There are many things to do it can be hard to know where to start. Follow this guide to the Ultimate Brighton Howell …more

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Spend A Day in Hell, Michigan

If anyone has ever told you to “Go to Hell” they were clearly talking about Hell, Michigan. This infamous town is conveniently located in Southeast Michigan 20 miles from Brighton in the Pinckney Recreation Area. The town may be small but it’s packed with fun-filled activities, places to eat, and experiences to be had. Check …more

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7 Unique Winter Brighton Howell Area Date Ideas

When the cold front moves in, it might be difficult to find ways to go out. During the winter season, it might be difficult to kind ways to take your loved one out for a romantic date. Whether you’re looking to spend some quality some inside or outside, there are a variety of options to …more

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How to Have Your Happiest Winter in the Brighton Howell Area

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 the overwhelming majority of “happiest countries” …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.

Pumpkin Spice Up Your Fall in Livingston County

Curl up with a hot cup of joe, and fish your favorite pair of fuzzy socks out of the back of your dresser, because fall is here! Pumpkin spice is in the air, and it is making us all want to get out and enjoy all of our favorite fall activities. Need some ideas? Try …more

Guys biking at a recreation area for Father's Day

Father’s Day Itinerary

Fathers of all kinds can create cherished memories with their families in the Brighton Howell Area. Nature-buffs, avid gamers, craft beer connoisseurs, paintball warriors, and dedicated golfers should spend the day enjoying the area with their families doing their favorite activities. This Father’s Day, spend less time planning and more time enjoying precious time with …more

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A Livingston County Staycation

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, hours and restrictions may change frequently. We are doing our best to keep visitors informed, but encourage confirming with the businesses you are looking at to eat, shop, or explore to be sure you have the most up-to-date information. Sometimes the best vacations are the ones close to home! Why …more