Discover a new Flint. Your Flint.

The city of Flint is in the midst of a transformation. Known for decades for our role in the auto industry, “Vehicle City” is experiencing a rebirth as a hub of education and culture within mid-Michigan.

Students enjoying Art Walk on a Friday evening.

This community takes great pride in its reputation for attracting, cultivating, and recognizing “doers” – resilient individuals who aren’t afraid to take initiative and make the world a better place.

Flint has a robust and vibrant cultural community, with many attractions, restaurants, and museums to keep you busy during your evenings and weekends. Here’s a sampling of what you’ll find in Flint:

Flint's Buckham Alley FestFlint is also host to festivals and events that draw crowds from all across the Midwest, such as the Crim Festival of Races and Back to the Bricks car cruise. And don’t forget great local events such as Artwalk, Buckham Alley Fest, music festivals, food truck round-ups, and Flint Art Fair. More events come about from great local organizations such as Edible Flint, Flint Handmade, Flint Public Art Project, the Greater Flint Creative Alliance, and many other great programs.

Visit the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce for even more great ideas and places to visit in and around the city of Flint.

We’re conveniently located about an hour from Ann Arbor, Lansing, and Detroit, MI. That means access to even more restaurants, theaters, and nightlife. And, for you sports fans, a short trip to see and cheer on your Wolverines!

Thinking of visiting Flint? There are many local accommodations available from which to choose!

Come and see for yourself the real city of Flint. Experience campus and see first-hand the history and spirit of the Flint community, a place you’d be proud to call home.