Welcome to the city of Brighton nestled in southeast point of Livingston County and is easily accessed from both I-96 and US-23. . The downtown district draws visitors from communities such as Ann Arbor, Howell, and Milford.
Downtown Brighton offers a wide range of shopping, family festivals and great nightlife. The Imagination Station, located on the other side of the newly renovated Mill Pond Amphitheater is a favorite with the children and teens who enjoy the playscape, fishing, and listening to local bands.
The City of Fenton’s downtown area retains much of its historical look while at the same time including a town square-style shopping plaza nearby. The Shiawassee River also flows over a dam through the park in the center of town. The park is overlooked by city hall and includes an old-fashioned gazebo and walkway by the river.
The city is in the heart of a beautiful recreation area. There are 58 lakes within a 10-mile radius of the city, which are used for fishing, boating, swimming and other water sports. The Lake Park features a municipal beach and picnic areas. Lake Fenton, with more than 11 miles of shoreline, is the largest lake in the area. The area around the city provides facilities for downhill and cross-country skiing, snowmobiling, ice fishing and ice boating in the winter.
Northville is a lively city, with a 150-year old history, that offers beautiful neighborhoods, a vibrant business district, first-rate schools and city services, historic buildings and settings, and plenty of parks and trails for relaxing, enjoying nature and staying active.
Specialty shops, art galleries, theaters, restaurants and intriguing landmarks abound in the walkable downtown. Events ranging from outdoor markets to parades and concerts draw in thousands of visitors throughout the year. People gather for events and take a break at Town Square, which has free wifi, tables and chairs set up year-round, oversize games, and a stage.
If you’re looking for green space, you’ll find it at the city’s numerous parks and trails – many with woods, ponds and rivers. Children and adults alike can explore and exercise in acres of green space – perfect for walking and running. City roads have plenty of bike lanes for leisure and serious bikers. A marked path guides bicyclists from Northville to nearby Maybury State Park and to the 30 miles of trails that line Hines Park.