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!

Flint Jazz Festival, downtown Flint, Michigan, things to do in Flint, Genesee County

Information and dates are subject to change without notice. Please call ahead to confirm. Events Attractions Art & Culture Entertainment Shopping Dining with Evening Entertainment Nightlife Events Monday, July 23: “Creature Feature: Snakes” at E.A. Cummings Event Center, 6130 E. Mt. Morris Road, Mt. Morris * (800) 648-PARK * geneseecountyparks.org (Event runs 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.) Join a […]

College Life: Exploring Flint & Genesee

Flint & Genesee is home to four top colleges and universities, eight satellite campuses and 30,000 students. Colleges are continuing to expand throughout the area with Mott Community College Culinary Arts Teaching Facility moving downtown Flint and Kettering University’s GM Mobility Research Center taking shape along the Flint River. With an ever-growing student base in […]

Sloan Museum's "Dinosaurs Unearthed" exhibit at Courtland Center, Things To Do in Flint and Genesee County, Michigan

Information and dates are subject to change without notice. Please call ahead to confirm. Events Attractions Art & Culture Entertainment Shopping Dining with Evening Entertainment Nightlife Download PDF Events Monday, July 16: “Creature Feature: Turtles” at Max Brandon Park/Pavilion #2, 3606 Dupont Street, Flint * (800) 648-PARK * geneseecountyparks.org (Event runs 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.) Join a For-Mar […]

Discover Flint’s Roots & History in One Day, for $1

Almost 200 years ago, Flint was founded as a village by a fur trader named Jacob Smith. By the late 19th century, Flint became a leading manufacturer for carriages, which later turned into automobiles. This history has earned Flint the title of “Vehicle City.” Although the city has come a long way, the roots of […]

Be a Tourist in Your Home Town, Flint, Michigan

Information and dates are subject to change without notice. Please call ahead to confirm. Events Attractions Art & Culture Entertainment Shopping Dining with Evening Entertainment Nightlife Download PDF Events Monday, July 9: “Creature Feature: Frogs” at Linden County Park/Clover Beach Pavilion, 15349 S. Linden Road, Linden * (800) 648-PARK * geneseecountyparks.org (Event runs 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.) Join […]