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Your Brighton Howell Area Summer Shopping Guide

Summertime in the Brighton Howell area is loaded with fun-filled events, endless outdoor adventures, Farmers’ Markets, and more! Although the Michigan weather can be predictable, summer shopping is always an option. Check out the full guide to Summer Shopping in the Brighton Howell area.   Tanger Outlet Mall – Howell, MI     Calling all …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

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! 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 …more

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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

100 Things To Do in the Brighton Howell Area

The Brighton Howell Area is full of activities for every personality – the foodie, the adventure seeker, or the family-focused traveler. There’s something fun for everyone in every season of the year. Here is our list of 100 things that you can do in Livingston County. Please note, some events have changed or shifted due …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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The Bear Factory – Know Before You Go

The Bear Factory is an environmentally sustainable teddy bear and plush animal provider based out of Whitmore Lake, MI. This sustainable teddy bear company has been family-owned and operated for the past 20 years. The Bear Factory shares a close relationship with the Livingston County community and is committed to preserving the natural beauty of …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

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Local Holiday Gift Specials

There’s no place like local for the holidays. Tis the season to represent your neck of the woods, and show love to your local mom and pop businesses. Now more than ever, our local favorites need our business and support as traffic for many has been halted due to the pandemic. Gift certificates, handmade gifts, …more

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Shop Local – Shop #LoveLivCo

As leaves fall and temperatures drop, we inch closer and closer to the holiday season. As you begin holiday shopping, take time to check out Livingston County’s local businesses. Local finds often make the most unique and memorable gifts. Now more than ever, it is important to spread pride about where we come from. Give …more