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!

“Hops & Pops” – Craft Beer & Christmas Cheer Tasting at the Flint Institute of Music

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, December 11-17: Santa and Friends at Genesee Valley Center, 3341 S. Linden Road, Flint * (810) 732-4000 * geneseemall.com (Open during mall hours) Visit with […]

Try these 3 Happy Hour spots

After a long day, it is nice to meet up with friends for Happy Hour and enjoy a beer or cocktail, and maybe some food, and simply unwind. There are many bars and restaurants in Flint & Genesee to grab a drink, but we wanted to know our followers’ favorites. We put our locals’ expertise […]

Holiday Magic: Christmas at Crossroads Village, Genesee County Parks, 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, December 4-10: Santa and Friends at Genesee Valley Center, 3341 S. Linden Road, Flint * (810) 732-4000 * geneseemall.com (Open during mall hours) Visit with Santa […]

5 Festive Events to Get You into the Holiday Mood

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. Holiday Happenings – December 1, 2017 Linden’s annual Holiday Happens is sure to put you in the holiday spirit. Activities […]

YMCA Santa Run/Walk, Flint, 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 27-December 3: Santa and Friends at Genesee Valley Center, 3341 S. Linden Road, Flint * (810) 732-4000 * geneseemall.com (Open during mall hours) Visit with […]

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 […]