Live Detroit
October 15, 2018

4 Women-Owned Businesses in Detroit

By: Lauren Hughes

Women-owned businesses are far more common than they used to be, especially in Detroit, which has seen a spike in businesses owned by women in recent years. These women are in everything from the fashion and beauty industry to the…

Play Detroit
October 12, 2018

8 Floors of Magic and Mystery Await with Theatre Bizarre at the Detroit Masonic Temple

By: Tieanna Burton-Sharp

This isn’t your typical Halloween party! Expect to be mesmerized by the enigma that is Theatre Bizarre. This fully immersive experience transcends everything you think you know about traditional October 31 festivities. Featuring everything from sideshow circus acts to burlesque…

Live Detroit
October 5, 2018

Celebrating Life after Death Through Ofrendas on el Día de los Muertos at the DIA

By: Tieanna Burton-Sharp

Let’s clear this up once and for all … el Día de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is not the Mexican version of Halloween! While both annual celebrations have costumes and sweets and are centered around the dead,…

Detroit City News
October 5, 2018

Open Streets Detroit Offers Free Street Fair Activities on October 7

By: Ayanna Savage

Don’t you just love an old-school party in the street? It’s kind of like a block party, but a few miles longer. Experience fun with friends, awesome food like tacos and BBQ, and the freedom to ride your bike and…

Live Detroit
October 3, 2018

National Taco Day in Detroit

By: Megan Kirk

While Tuesdays are typically set aside for the taco enthusiast, October 4 is National Taco Day. If you’re looking for a way to celebrate this national phenomenon on a more local level, here’s a list of Detroit restaurants that are…

Live Detroit
September 26, 2018

Detroit’s Newest Night Spot Deluxx Fluxx Is Serving Up Street-Style Art and Games

By: Alayna Bell

Detroit’s latest entertainment spot is serving up eye-popping experiences through its design and wit! Deluxx Fluxx made its debut in August in downtown’s Belt Alley. This is not your typical bar; it’s part arcade and part music venue with a…

Detroit City News
September 25, 2018

Pingree Detroit Set to Launch the first Detroit-Made Sneakers October 2018

By: Allison Saunders

Joining the growing fashion scene in Detroit is Pingree Detroit, a leather goods brand made from repurposed materials sourced from auto industry suppliers and assembled by U.S. military veterans and Detroiters. President and CEO of Pingree Detroit, Jarret Schlaff, sought…

Play Detroit
September 21, 2018

Don Your Lederhosen and Dirndls: Where to Celebrate Oktoberfest in Detroit

By: Molly Grace

You don’t have to travel to Munich to celebrate the world’s largest beer festival. The original Oktoberfest runs from mid-September to early October each year and attracts millions of people annually. However, if you’re not able to make the trip…

Live Detroit
September 18, 2018

Detroit Celebrates Design Month

By: Megan Kirk

Detroit has always been known as “The Motor City Capital of the World,” but did you know the city has another famous title? In 2015, Detroit made history as the first and only American city recognized as a “UNESCO City…