Explore Flint & Genesee Blog

The Explore Flint & Genesee blog features local attractions, restaurants, and weekly things to do in and around the county. Here you’ll be able to learn more about our area to help you plan your next trip or discover your next favorite attraction or restaurant in Flint & Genesee!

Where to #ShopSmall on Nov. 24

Planning to #ShopSmall this holiday season? Get a head start by participating in this year’s Small Business Saturday, which falls on Nov. 24. There are several local events and promotions that will be taking place throughout the day. You might, for instance, check out Flint Handmade’s 12th Annual Holiday Craft Market. Held at the Flint Masonic Temple (755 […]

Holiday Events to Get You in the Jolly Spirit

With Thanksgiving kicking off the holiday season, most people are looking for ways to get into the holiday spirit. Make yourself a little merrier this season by attending these holiday events in Flint & Genesee. A Tree-Mendous Evening – November 29 Witness the annual tree lighting downtown Flint. The event includes pictures with Santa and […]

Surprising Wedding Venues in Flint & Genesee

More and more these days couples are looking for unique places to say, ‘I do.’ In Flint & Genesee, there are plenty of places that will surprise and astonish wedding guests. Here are some of the most unique wedding venues in the area: Flint Farmers’ Market Located in the heart of downtown Flint, the Flint […]

A Chef's Taste: Tyler Hardisty, Churchill's Food & Spirits

Churchill’s Food & Spirits is Flint’s only whiskey bar. But, drinks aren’t the only thing Churchill’s is known for. About a year ago, Chef Tyler Hardisty became the Executive Chef at Churchill’s. Chef Hardisty was trained at Schoolcraft’s Culinary Arts School and certified as an executive chef by the American Culinary Federation. When Chef Hardisty […]