Explore Flint & Genesee Brings 22 Meetings, Events to Genesee County in 2024

(FLINT, Mich., 01/08/2024) Explore Flint & Genesee, Genesee County’s Convention & Visitors Bureau, secured 22 meetings and events to Flint & Genesee this year resulting in approximately 8,000 hotel room nights for the region. These bookings bolster tourism in the area and have a positive economic impact on the region.  

“This year, we have an amazing lineup of events coming to the region. Some longstanding events like the HAP Crim Festival of Races, Back to the Bricks, and The Ally Challenge will be back alongside new events that aim to impact the community, such as the Michigan Dental Associations Mission of Mercy event,” says Amari Steward, executive director of Explore Flint & Genesee. “I am grateful for the work that our team has done to attract these events to our community and bring these dollars to our economy.” 

Events booked this year include: 

  • 2024 Region 3 Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival at the University of Michigan-Flint – Jan. 9-14 
  • 2024 Battle of the Bubble at Genesee Fieldhouse – Jan. 12-14 
  • 2024 Gymnastics Meet at EPIC Gymnastics – Feb. 2-4 
  • American Legion of Michigan 2024 Winter Conference – Feb. 8-11 
  • Back to the Bricks Chrome & Ice – Feb. 9-11 
  • 2024 Dual at the Dome at Genesee Fieldhouse – Feb. 16-18 
  • 2024 Madness in March at Genesee Fieldhouse – Mar. 1-2 
  • 2024 State Xcel Meet at EPIC Gymnastics – Mar. 1-3 
  • Michigan Dental Association Mission of Mercy 2024 – Jun. 13-16 
  • 2024 FireStix College Exposure Tournament – Jun. 27-30 
  • Really Cool Comic Con – Aug. 3-4 
  • Tattoo City Tattoo Convention – Aug. 9-11 
  • Back to the Bricks – Aug. 12-17 
  • The Ally Challenge presented by McLaren – Aug. 19-25 
  • 2024 US Track and Field Event – Aug. 23-25 
  • The 46th HAP Crim Festival of Races – Aug. 23-25 
  • Bikes on the Bricks – Sept. 6-8 
  • Veterans of Foreign War Fall State Meeting – Oct. 2-7 
  • General Federation of Women East Central District 2024 Annual Conference – Oct. 17-20 
  • InterVarsity Christian Fellowship 2024 Fall Conference – Nov. 1-3 

Booking Meetings & Events with Explore Flint & Genesee  

Explore Flint & Genesee helps secure these bookings by aiding meeting and event planners at no cost. The assistance that the sales team provides includes securing event venues, working with hotels to secure room blocks, creating itineraries and tours of the area, bringing in speakers to events, and ensuring the success of a meeting or event.  

For more information on the services that Explore Flint & Genesee can provide, visit ExploreFlintandGenesee.org/Meetings