Famous for its fine architecture, including a Richardsonian Romanesque-style courthouse built in 1889 and a Carnegie Library, Howell is conveniently located in Livingston County. Only minutes from Ann Arbor?, Detroit, Flint?, and Lansing, Howell's downtown area is named a national historic district because most of it was restored and preserved.
Howell is home to two popular festivals; the Michigan Challenge Balloon Festival? held in June, and the Melon Festival? held in April. With several parks such as the Howell City Park and the Kensington Metropark, you can enjoy many outdoor activities.
For arts and entertainment, the Community Theatre of Howell? puts on three to four musical, comedy, and dramatic performances on weekends throughout the year.
If you like horses, the Brighton Recreation Riding Stables? has premium riding stock and equipment.