Next Monday, August 15th Back to the Bricks kicks off with the Cruise N’ Car Show from 4-8pm at Birch Run Speedway; the first event in five days’ worth of car-centric programming. However, the fun starts early with August 8th-13th being Tune Up Week! A Tune Up Party will be held in a different city … [Read more...] about Tune-Up Week and Back to the Bricks for 2022
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Have you been thinking about making some DIY improvements to your property? Whether it’s flowers, shrubs, a patio, mulching, or adding gravel to a driveway; here is a handy list of Landscaping Companies and Greenhouses in Genesee County. Keep in mind that some of these businesses may only be open … [Read more...] about DIY Landscaping Resources For Genesee County
Here is a rundown of some of the festivities happening in Genesee County to celebrate our Nation’s 244th Independence Day! FENTON Friday, July 1st 7:00pm – Silver Lake Ski Show at Silver Lake Park Monday, July 4 Fenton Freedom Festival. All events at the Community & Cultural Center … [Read more...] about 2022 Genesee County 4th of July Celebrations
Tomorrow, Wednesday June 15th, at 5pm will be the Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Avenue 19 Boutique in Fenton! The business is relocating to its new space at 3150 W. Silver Lake Rd in Foley Town Square (the same plaza as Buffalo Wild Wings). They carry a variety of women’s clothing and accessories, … [Read more...] about Avenue 19 Boutique Grand Re-Opening in Fenton
Summer is here, the birds are chirping, the bees are buzzing, and fruits and vegetables are starting to pop up for sale at roadside stands. Purchasing produce direct from the source is not only a great way to know exactly where your food has come from and what has gone into the growing of it, but … [Read more...] about The Taste of Michigan – Where to Get Fresh Produce In and Near Genesee County
Today is the first day of the 4-day long Durand Railroad Days Festival which runs May 12th 2022 through May 15th 2022. The festival kicks off with carnival rides and food vendors which will be present throughout the festival, and a Euchre tournament later tonight. The festival continues Friday by … [Read more...] about 47th Annual Durand Railroad Days Festival!
Farm fresh eggs are more than a novelty, they’re also healthier for you! In a 2007 Mother Earth News study (which has been verified multiple times since then), farm fresh eggs have less cholesterol and saturated fat than those purchased from the store. Additionally, they also contain 25% more … [Read more...] about The Benefits of Farm Fresh Eggs and Where to Find Them
Do you enjoy gardening, or are thinking about getting into it for the first time? There are some wonderful resources for Genesee County residents to get growing for free, or at a low cost! With the rising cost of groceries, backyard gardens are becoming more common. The Genesee District Library … [Read more...] about Gardening in Genesee on a Budget!
Zehnder’s Snowfest has been creating winter fun for families for the past 30 years. This year it returns from January 26th through 30th in downtown Frankenmuth. In addition to multiple snow sculpting and ice carving competitions, it features a children’s play area, entertainment in the warming … [Read more...] about Snowfest Returns to Frankenmuth!
In both rural and more populated areas of Mid-Michigan coyotes have been spotted roaming near houses and neighborhoods. According to the Michigan Department of Natural Resources, this is because it is their breeding season and they are searching for food and mates. Though coyotes are not trying … [Read more...] about Increased Coyote Sightings in Mid-Michigan