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 Firebirds

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 Wednesday, February 21: “Craft Academy: Shrinky Dinks” with Flint Handmade at The Local Grocer, 601 Martin Luther King Avenue, Flint * (810) 285-9900 * flinthandmade.org (Event runs 5:30 p.m. to […]

Discover these date night restaurants

With Valentine’s day approaching, we were curious – where are the best date night restaurants in Flint & Genesee? We reached out to our social media channels with the question. Here are the places they love to go: The Laundry A casual bistro experience located in Fenton serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. This great date […]

MW Gallery, Mott Warsh Collection, Flint, Michigan, Genesee County, art gallery

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, February 12: “Petra and the Wolf” at The Whiting, 1241 E. Kearsley Street, Flint * (810) 237-7333 * thewhiting.com (Performance begins 7 p.m.) This original work introduces the mischievous […]

Flint Children's Museum, 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 Thursday, February 8: “Meet the Orchestra” at The Whiting, 1241 E. Kearsley Street, Flint * (810) 237-7333 * thewhiting.com (Performance begins 7 p.m.) Enjoy this exciting concert with a variety […]

Enjoy a romantic weekend in February

Romance is in the air in Flint & Genesee. With Valentine’s day coming up, now is the time to plan a getaway with your loved one. Whether you are planning a staycation near your hometown or traveling from afar, Flint & Genesee is a great place to spend a romantic weekend. Throughout February, there are […]

Celebrate Black History Month

February is just around the corner, which means so is Black History Month – an annual celebration of achievements by black Americans and a time for recognizing their central role in U.S. history. There are a variety of ways to honor the commemorative month. Locally, there are several ways to celebrate.  Special Events:   The Flint Public Library will host its 17th Annual Black […]