kayaks and stand up paddle boards on the shore of Silver Lake in the PInckney Recreation Area
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kayaks and stand up paddle boards on the shore of Silver Lake in the PInckney Recreation Area

Spend Memorial Day Weekend in Brighton Howell Area

Kick off the summer season with the ultimate Memorial Day Weekend in the Brighton Howell Area! With 50,000 acres of parks, 123 trails, 160+ lakes, two downtown areas, and so much more, the area has a plethora of exciting activities and events to fill the entire weekend. Here is how you can spend Memorial Day …more

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

sunny day on the streets of downtown Brighton, Michigan with shops and restaurants

2024 Best of the Brighton Howell Area

Brighton Howell Area locals are some of the most dedicated to the small businesses in their town. From top breweries to favorite spas and salons, Livingston County Daily has residents and fans of the area vote for the best places to dine, play, and more. Here is the full list of 2024 Best of the …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

hiking trail sign in the brighton recreation area

Take a Hike in the Brighton Howell Area

The Brighton Howell Area has enough trails to tire out even the most dynamite hiker. Hike the area’s 123 trails or explore 50,000+ acres of parks. With so many trails to choose from, it can be hard to figure out where to begin! So lace up your boots and Take a Hike in the Brighton …more

two men mountain biking

Cycle These Four Brighton Howell Area Biking Trails

There are 50,000+ acres of parks that cover the Brighton Howell Area. The 123 trails make the area the ultimate biker’s dream destination. When planning your next getaway, cycle these four Brighton Howell Area biking trails. 1. Potawatomi Trail | 17.6 Miles 📍: Pinckney Recreation AreaDifficulty: Moderate Located in the heart of the Pinckney Recreation …more

locally grown flowers on a sunny summer day at the howell sunday farmers market

5 Spring Activities in the Brighton Howell Area

When the Spring season takes over the area and the long days come to an end, it’s time to get outside to explore the Brighton Howell Area! Experience the flowers blossom that line the downtown areas, the trees bloom on the hundreds of miles of trails, and the unique events that fill the calendar. There …more

Mt Brighton downhill snow skiing and terrain park in Brighton, Michigan

A Guide to a Skiing Weekend in the Brighton Howell Area

The Brighton Howell Area in southeast Michigan offers enthralling downhill skiing and snowboarding options and scenic cross-country trails. The abundance of trails and skiing opportunities make this area the perfect winter getaway destination. Pack up your snow pants, boots, and skis for a skiing weekend in the Brighton Howell Area. Downhill Skiing If you’re looking …more

Locals Guide To – Mt. Brighton

Winter is upon us and Mt. Brighton is ready to be your hub for epic adventures! We spoke to Heidi Swartzloff, Marketing Manager at Mt. Brighton, about what you need to know before you hit the slopes! What is your favorite part about being an attraction in the Brighton-Howell Area? The Brighton-Howell Area is one …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