Lexington is a village in Sanilac County in the U.S. state of Michigan. Lexington is considered to be part of the Thumb of Michigan. The Thumb is a region and a peninsula of Michigan, so named because the Lower Peninsula is shaped like a mitten; thus the Thumb is the area that looks like the thumb of the mitten. The Thumb is a sub region of the Flint/Tri-Cities region, and the Blue Water Area is a sub region of the Thumb. The accommodations, vacation rentals and condo rentals and in the village reflects the diversity of the county and visitors will find the owners and lodging equally charming.
In Lexington there's something to do for everyone. Stroll along the shoreline of Lake Huron, relax on a park bench, play a round of golf, take a break at a local coffee shop, cast a line at the marina, browse the unique specialty shops, set sail on Lake Huron, enjoy dinner at a local eatery, watch a show at the music theatre or the drive-in theater close by. Go swimming at the beach, rest after a day of play at vacation rental, condo rental or accommodation. Lexington offers visitors restful beauty, a gorgeous lake and plenty of things to keep you busy.
Lakeview Hills located in Lexington, just north of Port Huron, is a place like no other. Lakeview Hills is a glorious golf resort, with not one, but two courses. A mile from Lake Huron; spectacular views of one of Michigan's Great Lakes can be seen off several greens & tees, and were only 90 minutes from downtown Detroit. Lakeview Hills is perfectly suited for many events. With its serene surroundings, various accommodations and vacation rentals; two majestic golf courses and even a 16-lane bowling center all in one place.
Under 2 hours drive away is Flint, mostly known for being the birthplace of General Motors (GM). This town offers some worthwhile events including Flint Jazz Festival, Michigan Storytellers Festival, Crim Festival of Races and Back-To-The-Bricks (Car Show).
Bay City, 87mi north of Lexington, is well known in Mid-Michigan for its numerous festivals and celebrations which take place during the summer months. Among them are the River Roar, St. Stan's Polish Festival, the Independence Day Fireworks Festival, the Pig Gig Rib Roast, and the River of Time living history reenactment. Many of these events take place along one or more banks of the Saginaw River, often in Wenonah Park on the east bank or the larger Veterans Memorial Park on the west bank. Locally owned accommodation and vacation rentals options are available year round and to suit all budgets.
The Bay County Historical Museum, located on Washington Avenue, is the designated repository for the records of the Patrol Craft Sailors Association and also contains numerous displays on local and regional history. Over the past several years, the museum has expanded significantly. It is housed in the former armory building on Washington Avenue, adjacent to the historic City Hall.