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July 1, 2014

Summer Evenings at New Center Park

By: Melissa Campbell

This summer, New Center Park, Midtown Detroit Inc.’s unique green space, offers free movies and live entertainment the whole family can enjoy from June through August. Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday evenings are offered to the public free of charge (although…

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June 30, 2014

USA vs. Belgium World Cup Viewing Party

By: Miranda Crace

Last Thursday’s World Cup viewing party was awesome! 1200 fans packed Cadillac Square to cheer on team USA and it’s happening again.  This time even bigger! Join us in Cadillac Square, tomorrow, July 1st at 4 p.m. to watch the…

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June 25, 2014

Discover Clark Park in Southwest Detroit

By: Rachel Perschetz

When the City of Detroit threatened to close Southwest Detroit’s Clark Park, in the early 1990s, a group of neighbors decided to take matters into their own hands. They rescued a set of keys from a city employee and have…

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June 24, 2014

World Cup Viewing Party

By: Miranda Crace

You’ve probably heard about the massive World Cup viewing parties in places like Chicago and Kansas City, and they were cool, but they’ve got nothing on the viewing party happening in Detroit! That’s right – Detroit is having its own…

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June 23, 2014

How to Organize a Neighborhood Cleanup

By: Melissa Campbell

Interested in making an impact in your neighborhood? Are you tired of looking at the trash in the lot next door? Do you have a desire to get to know your neighbors a little more and get them excited about…

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June 19, 2014

"De La Tierra" - One Night Only

By: Aaron Vince

With the polar vortex a now-distant memory and Detroit’s gallery season in full swing, the “much-needed” summer is truly here. Kicking off the summer art season will be “De La Tierra,” a candlelit opening in Detroit’s Eastern Market. This collaborative…

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June 19, 2014

The Detroit River ArtScape is Back on the Riverfront!

By: Lisa Schlosberg

The Detroit RiverFront Conservancy presents its third annual Detroit River ArtScape from Monday, June 16 until Sunday, June 22! Bringing an extensive showcase of multimedia art to downtown Detroit, this year’s competition features work by 15 talented artists. HelloWorld Inc. –…

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June 18, 2014

Easy-Exit Viewing Spots for the Ford Fireworks

By: Aaron Vince

Summer is upon us once again, and nothing says summer like the Detroit-Windsor International Fireworks. The 56th edition of the Ford Fireworks will light up the Detroit/Windsor skyline on Monday, June 23, a little after 10:00 p.m. With an estimated…

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June 16, 2014

Detroit's Newest Art Gallery Has You Hitting the Streets of Downtown Detroit

By: Suzie Vyletel

Creative. Whimsical. With a hint of inspiration, innovation and renaissance. Grab your walking shoes, because Detroit’s newest art gallery will take you on an outdoor tour of the central business district. Large-scale works of community art created by some of…