Your Brighton Howell Area Summer Shopping Guide

June 9, 2022

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 discount shopping lovers! The Tanger Outlet Mall is conveniently located right in Howell off major byways, M-59 and I-96. This local shopping hot spot is the premier place to find some of your favorite stores offering ultimate discounts. Here you will find over 45 stores including J. Crew, Nike, Under Armour, H&M, Coach, and more! The best part? Tanger offers a coupon book with over $400 in savings for just $5. Before you begin your ultimate shopping trip, stop by shopper services to get your coupon book.

Pro Tip: Before you plan your trip to Tanger Outlet Mall, check out their deals page to learn about all of the sales happening right now!

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Heart of Michigan – Downtown Howell



Heart of Michigan is the best spot to indulge in everything that has the heart of the Mitten State. Located in the heart of Downtown Howell, this locally owned shop is the best place to find all things Michigan. Once you enter this downtown storefront, prepared to be greeted by the smell of homemade Michigan pasties made daily. This popular Upper Peninsula staple is known as a whole meal loaded into a pastry shell with a variety of proteins to choose from.

Pro Tip: Ask a staff member how to Build Your Own box to be able to try all the Michigan made products you have your eye on.


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Rosy’s Boutique – Downtown Brighton



There’s no better feeling when buying beautiful new clothes than doing some good at the same time. Rosy’s Boutique, located right on Main St in Downtown Brighton is a women’s boutique that offers trendy clothing, shoes, and accessories. A portion of every sale is donated to their Charity of the Moment. During your next Brighton Howell area adventure, be sure to add this locally owned boutique to your itinerary for amazing shopping opportunities.

Pro Tip: Rosy’s Boutique offers an online store to shop all year round!


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That’s What She Shed – Hartland, MI



Don’t let the funny name fool you – this locally-owned store located right off M-59 in Hartland is where you will find unique, one-of-a-kind pieces to spice up your home. That’s What She Shed offers a space for friends, mothers, daughters, and sisters to come together to gather to unleash their inner creative genius. The boutique offers a limited online store so visitors and locals alike can purchase home goods at any time.

Pro Tip: That’s What She Shed boutique offers DIY Night classes where you and your friends or family can make your own crafts!

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Culture Beer & Cheese – Downtown Brighton 



Culture Beer and Cheese is where your favorite snack meets your favorite drink. This locally-owned shop is located right downtown Brighton and is your place to find your new favorite cheese. Local owners, Carly and David Leisk, opened Culture Beer and Cheese with one mission in mind: to share their love and knowledge of fine cheeses and how to pair each with the perfect Michigan-made craft beer.

Pro Tip: Head to Culture Beer and Cheese on the first Friday of the month for homemade grilled cheeses made from a signiture blend.

All Places to Shop in The Brighton Howell Area


The Brighton-Howell area offers a wide variety of places to shop ’til you drop this summer. Be sure to sign up for our e-newsletter before planning your next adventure to the area for helpful tips, itineraries, and more delivered directly to your inbox!

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Culture Beer and Cheese

412 W Main Street Brighton, MI 48116

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Tanger Outlets Howell

1475 North Burkhart Road, Howell, MI 48855, USA

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Rosy's Boutique

Rosy's Boutique, 322 W Main St, Brighton, MI, USA

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Heart of Michigan

Heart of Michigan, 203 West Grand River Avenue, Howell, MI, USA

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That's What She Shed Boutique

10014 Highland Rd, Hartland, Michigan 48353, USA

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