A Visit to Brighton, Michigan

A Visit to Brighton, Michigan

Welcome to Brighton, a wonderful place to spend a day off. It features a bustling downtown area, upscale shops, and delicious restaurants. Whether you’re in town visiting the Legacy Center or have an appointment at one of the state-of-the-art medical centers, you can make the most of your time here by exploring everything the area has to offer. There are so many options in Brighton, but here are a few that make for a day well spent!

1 Morning 8 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Reviewers from all over the country rave about Cheryl’s Place! We can’t blame them! Enjoy a delicious breakfast (might we suggest the cinnamon roll french toast?) at this local diner to give yourself fuel for a fun day ahead.

Breakfast at Cheryl's Place
2 Afternoon 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Make your way to Brighton‘s principal shopping district where you can spend the afternoon shopping and enjoying the culture of the downtown area.

Saturday mornings in May through October makes way for the Brighton Farmers Market, offering a fresh harvest from local farmers and a seasonal variety of baked goods, plants, flowers, and crafts.

The kids will love watching candy being made before their eyes at Oh My Lolli! This shop features handmade sweets in an allergy-free environment. There are numerous flavors and colors available for you to pick your new favorite treat! Afterward, take a stroll through the sculpture exhibit, play with chalk, explore the Imagination Station, and visit the Mill Pond.


Spend the afternoon in downtown Brighton
3 Evening 6 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Inspired by the farmers market, enjoy a delicious dinner at Buon Gusto, where Chef Michael Olday creates clean and healthy dishes that are created with fresh, all-natural ingredients. Be sure to try the Caprese salad and the housemade sorbetto and gelato!

End your evening with a trip to the movies! MJR Cinema 20 is just a short drive down the road and features over a dozen theaters as well as free popcorn and pop refills!

You have your choice of fantastic Brighton hotels, should you chose to stay the night. Holiday Inn Express & Suites Downtown Brighton, Hampton Inn Brighton, and Homewood Suites Brighton are all great options nearby MJR Cinema.

It’s been a busy day in Brighton. You deserve to sit back, relax, and have a good night’s sleep! We hope to see you back soon!

Try the Caprese board from Buon Gusto

Cheryl's Place

Cheryl's Place, 4683 South Old US Highway 23, Brighton, MI, USA

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Brighton Farmers Market

200 North 1st Street, Brighton, MI, USA

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Oh My Lolli!

Oh My Lolli!, 421 Mill Pond Lane, Brighton, MI

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Brighton Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit

Brighton Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit, downtown Brighton, MI 48116

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Buon Gusto Bistro

Buon Gusto, 501 West Main Street, Brighton, MI, USA

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Homewood Suites by Hilton

Homewood Suites by Hilton Brighton, 8060 Challis Road, Brighton, MI, 48116 USA

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Wingate by Wyndham Brighton

Wingate by Wyndham Brighton, 8285 Movie Drive, Brighton, MI 48116, USA

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Hampton Inn Brighton

Hampton Inn Brighton, 8068 Challis Road, Brighton, MI, USA

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MJR Digital Cinemas

MJR, 8200 Murphy Drive, Brighton, MI

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