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July 23, 2018

Visiting a Galaxy Far, Far Away… Or Just Down the Road at the DIA

By: Kevin Graham

Featured image: Left: Darth Vader Concept Art, 1976, John Mollo, graphite pencil, colored pencil and ink on paper. Right: Darth Vader, Star Wars™ : Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. Illustration and image ©  & ™ 2018 Lucasfilm Ltd. All…

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July 20, 2018

Downtown Markets Have Local Detroit Businesses Booming

By: Marisa DeAngelis

Summer in Detroit is even more exciting with the Downtown Markets. This activation has been open since May 25th and will be open through September. The markets feature over 30 shops located in three separate areas: Cadillac Square, Capitol Park…

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July 18, 2018

Scoop It Up at These Detroit Ice Cream Shops

By: Ayanna Savage

July is National Ice Cream Month, so it’s only right that we tell you all about the coolest spots around town to get scoops. In the sweltering summer heat, we all look for ways to cool off. You can do…

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July 16, 2018

Must-See Museums in Detroit

By: Alayna Bell

Detroit is on the radar now and more and more people from other states and countries are coming to visit. The city is so rich and vibrant, but there’s no denying some of our most precious gems are inside our…

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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…