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Flint & Genesee A - Z: B is for Buckham Alley
Buckham Alley Tucked between Beach and Saginaw Street in Downtown Flint is Buckham Alley. Most well-known for its annual Buckham Alley Fest – a yearly celebration headed into its 8th year aimed at celebrating the city --the alley is also the hot spot for other events including Flint Drop Fest and Burgers & Brews. Explore the Alley Buckham Alley is… Read More 

A Bit of Earth at the Flint Farmers' Market, Flint and Genesee County, Michigan
Information and dates are subject to change without notice. Please call ahead to confirm. Holiday Happenings Events Attractions Art & Culture Entertainment Shopping Dining with Evening Entertainment Nightlife Download PDF Holiday Happenings Monday-Sunday, November 20-26 (Closed Thanksgiving): Santa and Friends at Genesee Valley Center, 3341 S. Linden Road, Flint * (810) 732-4000 * geneseemall.com (Open during mall hours) Visit with Santa and friends, in… Read More 

Spend your Thanksgiving at The Mounds
A different kind of Thanksgiving tradition Thanksgiving is a day for families to get together around a dinner table and give thanks. People celebrate the day in many ways – but for some Genesee County natives, their celebration is a little different. As early as 8 a.m., trucks, jeeps, and other off-road vehicles gather for Thanksgiving at the Mounds Off… Read More 

$210K in Grants to Support Youth, Young Adult Programming
(FLINT, Mich. – November 13, 2017) – The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce today announced the receipt of $211,750 from several organizations and individual donors in support of afterschool programming, teen employment and efforts to assist young people in Genesee County. This includes a $100,000 donation from Joybox Express, the Ann Arbor-based nonprofit behind the Sprint4Flint initiative. The effort—which aimed… Read More 

Flint Firebirds, Flint, Michigan, hockey
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, November 13: “Ladies Night Out” at Crossroads Village & Huckleberry Railroad, 6140 Bray Road, Flint * (800) 648-PARK * geneseecountyparks.org (Event runs 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.) Enjoy this special girl’s night out featuring… Read More