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June 21, 2019

61st Annual Ford Fireworks – Ready! Set! Go!

By: Emma Tomsich

The 61st Annual Ford Fireworks will electrify the Detroit Riverfront on June 24 with an extravagant display put on by the Parade Company. The show will begin at 9:55 p.m. and is known to be one of the country’s largest…

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June 19, 2019

Night Market at Beacon Park Offers Open-Air Shopping Under the Stars

By: Lauren Nowacki

The Night Market is back at Beacon Park every Saturday this summer from 7 p.m. until midnight. Support local entrepreneurs by shopping the open-air market filled with handmade jewelry, t-shirts and more from artists and small businesses in Detroit. Along…

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June 18, 2019

Detroit River Days Brings Family Fun to Land, Water and Sky

By: Lauren Nowacki

River Days is back for its thirteenth year on the Detroit River with a theme that is near and dear to the city’s heart. This year, the popular festival will celebrate 60 years of Motown, Detroit’s signature sound. You can…

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June 12, 2019

Detroit Demo Day: Catching Up with Past Winners

By: Zach Bosey

Since 2017, Quicken Loans Detroit Demo Day has helped entrepreneurs take their business to the next level by providing over $1 million in grants, interest-free loans and equity-like investments. On June 14, 15 entrepreneurs will have the same opportunity to…

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June 12, 2019

Detroit Demo Day is June 14

By: Emma Tomsich

Nearly everyone dreams of one day starting their own business. However, not everyone has the guts, grit, and goals to actually turn their dreams into real business models. Thankfully, Quicken Loans® and the Quicken Loans Community Fund believe in supporting…

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June 10, 2019

Motor City Pride Fills Hart Plaza with Celebration, Remembrance, and Acceptance

By: Lauren Nowacki

Motor City Pride took place in Hart Plaza on June 8-9. Didn’t attend the popular festival or parade? Here’s a recap of what you missed.

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June 6, 2019

Father’s Day Fun for Every Type of Detroit Dad

By: Emma Tomsich

With Father’s Day just around the corner, many metro Detroit families are scrambling to find plans and presents to celebrate their dad with on June 16, 2019. Though it may not always be easy to tell your dad how much…

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May 17, 2019

2019 Eastern Market Flower Day

By: Raven Cooper

Are you ready to add some color to your yard? Well, get your wagon ready and make space in your vehicle as a springtime tradition since 1967 at Eastern Market is back! The 52nd annual Flower Day is returning this…

Detroit City News
May 16, 2019

Donut Fest is Coming to the Eastern This Saturday

By: Alayna Bell

Cue the glitter and confetti, the Donut Fest is taking over The Eastern on Saturday, May 18th, at 9 a.m.  It’s time to get your mouth ready for some sugary, deep-fried treats. The Donut Fest is making its way to…