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Howell Michigan August Events
If you are shopping for Howell homes for sale this summer, it would be a shame to have your stay in our city be all about business. There is plenty of fun to be had in Howell, and you'd be missing out if you didn't leave room for a little downtime during your stay. To help you plan a little summer fun into your home shopping excursion, our REALTORS® take a look at six events happening in Howell this August:

  1. Concerts at the Courthouse, 200 E. Grand River Ave., Howell, MI 48843
    Concerts at the Courthouse has been making music happen in Howell for 21 years.  Join us August 2 on the lawn of the Courthouse from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. for a visit from Lookin' BackCome early to get your spot to hear Lookin' Back perform rock legend Bob Seger's greatest hits.  This is a free, family (and pet)-friendly venue featuring rock, folk, and blues entertainment Friday nights throughout the summer in Howell.

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Howell Outdoor Things to Do Camping

Howell homes for sale sit within a few miles of attractive all-ages camping grounds. No matter if you want to bring the whole family for a picnic, spend a day out on the water, or roam the backcountry, you can do it from your "home base" in Howell.

Howell and neighboring communities strive to preserve trees, green spaces, and wildlife habitats. However, the true beauty of nature unfolds when you journey out into the region's state parks and recreation areas. Many of these occupy thousands of pristine acres.

Our REALTORS® recommend these six spots for the best camping around Howell:

  1. Taylor's Beach Campground – 6197 North Burkhart Road, Howell, MI 48855
    Taylor's Beach Campground is one of the most popular places in Howell for the ultimate local camping experience. Whether you're renting a campsite overnight or for the season, Taylor's Beach Campground is the ideal place for local outdoor fun.

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Howell Michigan Depot Museum

When potential home buyers contact Griffith Realty to discuss moving to the Howell area, they often ask about its culture and history. While there are plenty of historical sites in the city, the Howell Depot Museum is one of our favorites. 

Located in a restored 1886 railroad station, this museum offers the visitors a perfect combination of local area history and the rail travel information. Here's everything you need to know so you can get the most out of your visit.

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Howell Moving PlanOnce you've closed the deal on your choice of Howell homes for sale, you'll begin the chaotic moving process. Even with the best of intentions, it seems like you always forget something.  Our REALTORS® have gathered a list a list of the seven things many people forget when they're moving.

  1. Collect Important Documents
    Collect important information, such as personal records and contact info, around two months before you move.  Remember to obtain all medical info from all of the family doctors and copies of prescriptions from your pharmacist. This makes it easier to transfer prescriptions and find a new doctor. It's also important to gather your children's school records for their new school. Keep your new address and business info on you and your family.

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Howell Michigan Holidays Events
Do you treasure certain traditions around the holiday season? You're certainly not alone! In a busy, fast-paced world, holiday traditions offer a chance to create lasting memories, reconnect with your favorite people, and remember what matters most. Holiday traditions also provide unique opportunities for communities to come together, in both celebration and commerce. The holidays are an essential time for local small businesses, and shopping local is an excellent way to support the local economy. So there are plenty of good reasons to get out and enjoy the holiday events in Howell, MI this year. Our REALTORS® have the details on the Fantasy of Lights Parade, and more unique, enchanting holiday events on Thanksgiving weekend in Howell that every member of the family can enjoy.

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Howell, MI - Legend of Sleepy Howell
It's almost time for one of Downtown Howell's favorite fall events, the Legend of Sleepy Howell! Whether you're a Howell local or checking out Howell homes for sale, you won't want to miss this Trick-or-Treating event on Saturday, October 27 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, rain-or-shine event. 

Our REALTORS® are excited to share the details about this much-loved, family-friendly festivity in our city's historic downtown.

What to Expect from the Legend of Sleepy Howell 

Thrills, chills, and Halloween treats are in store for ghouls and goblins attending the event.  The 16th Annual Legend of Sleepy Howell is hosted by the Howell Area Parks & Recreation Authority and the City of Howell.

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Howell Mi Pop-Up ParksYou'll Love What's Popping Up in Howell

Howell homes for sale are some of Michigan's best and are in high demand. As a recent winner of the 2018 Great American Main Steet Award, Howell is a small town doing some big things for its community. Besides offering Downtown business owners local support, Howell is even more attractive and inviting to locals and visitors thanks to its Pop-Up Park Project.  Never heard of a Pop-Up Park? Pop-up Parks started "popping up" in the United States this summer. They are unique, temporary roll-out green spaces used in cities for their residents to enjoy.

Our REALTORS® can't wait to share the best Howell real estate listings with you and tell you all about the mobile green spaces we "popping up" in Howell. 

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Howell Michigan Melon Festival
If you're considering a relocation to the Metro Detroit area, our REALTORS® recommend Howell, MI. It's a small city with a family-friendly feeling and an excellent selection of homes. It's close enough to Detroit to keep your in-town job and far enough away to escape big-city congestion.

If you haven't had a chance to tour Howell homes for sale, now is a perfect time. The weather's still beautiful. The kids are still out of school. If you plan your trip now, you can be there for the Howell Melon Festival.

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Howell MI Balloonfest

One of the first things many people do once they've found a new home is look for fun ways to spend their free time in the community. It's even better when you find something that's a uniquely local experience that you and your family and friends can look forward to every year. If you look up in the sky outside Howell homes this June 22-24 you'll find exactly that. The Michigan Challenge Balloon Festival is an amazing event you won't want to miss.  Our REALTORS® have all the inside info on the best ways to enjoy one of our favorite local events. 

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Howell Farmers Market
Are you itching to enjoy some of the freshest food that Howell has to offer, and have a good time in the process? Then we've got some great news for you! Beginning May 6, it will be time to enjoy the many sights, sounds, smells, and flavors of the Howell Sunday Farmers' Market. The market is a great place to grab fresh, local ingredients, enjoy fabulous food, and shop to your heart's content from more than 100 unique vendors. Our REALTORS® have all of the delicious details on what to expect from the Howell Sunday Farmers' Market this year. 

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