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July 13, 2018

Eastern Market After Dark

By: Dajnae Hayes

If you are a fan of Eastern Market, where there are incredible shops, vendors, fresh food, and a lot of community, then you are in for a great surprise. Eastern Market has an event every summer called, Thursday Night Market.…

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July 12, 2018

Detroit Festival of Books Returns for Chapter 2

By: Carrie Adamczyk

Mark your calendars because Sunday is “booked!” Come to Eastern Market on Sunday, July 15 for the 2nd Detroit Festival of Books. With over 150 vendors, dance from table to table to the groovy sound of live funk music, played…

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July 2, 2018

Rockin’ on the Riverfront Is Your Cure for the Summertime Blues

By: Megan Kirk

Do you love Rock n’ Roll? The 13th annual Chevrolet Rockin’ on the Riverfront concert series is right around the corner and is great for the whole family to learn about these musical legends. This FREE summer concert series features…

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June 20, 2018

$30 Million Corner Development Project Looks to Revitalize Corktown

By: Kevin Graham

The intersection at Michigan and Trumbull has seen its fair share of history. Known to the locals simply as “The Corner,” the former site of Tiger Stadium saw four World Series winning teams, 22 Hall of Fame players and three…

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June 18, 2018

GM River Days Returns June 22-24

By: Raven Cooper

One of Detroit’s favorite family friendly events is returning this year. GM River Days begins on Friday, June 22 and goes through Sunday, June 24. It’s open each day from 11:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. The event takes place every…

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June 15, 2018

Free Family Fun Awaits at These Detroit Parks

By: Dajnae Hayes

Come and enjoy the sun and fun at Detroit’s greatest family-friendly parks. While the city of Detroit is known for a variety of phenomenal environments, it also has more than a few top parks that are available for everyone that…

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June 13, 2018

Eat and Gather at Folk!

By: Alayna Bell

Have you taken the time to visit Corktown? Even though it’s the oldest neighborhood in the city of Detroit, it’s serving up awesome new shops, restaurants and style. Hello Records, Mama Coo’s Boutique and The Bearded Lady, are just a few…

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May 30, 2018

Belle Isle Revs Up for the 2018 Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix

By: Jeremy Potter

The Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix is back on Belle Isle, this weekend, June 1-3. In fact, be sure to catch the Grand Prix this year because next year it might be somewhere else in Metro Detroit. That’s right, the Detroit…

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May 22, 2018

Memorial Day Weekend Events Around Detroit

By: Jeremy Potter

According to AAA, 1.3 million Michiganders will hit the road to travel this Memorial Day weekend. You don’t have to be one of them – there’s plenty to do in Detroit! From the special events going on throughout the city…