Detroit City News
July 21, 2014

The Live Downtown Games Return to Detroit

By: Dawn Jamison

Today marks the kickoff of the third annual Live Downtown Games, which celebrate the success of the Live Downtown program! The Games bring six downtown-based companies together for a friendly four-day (July 21–23) competition in six events. About 350 employees…

Detroit City News
July 18, 2014

Opportunity Detroit Radio: June Guest Highlights

By: Dawn Jamison

Detroit can be a really fun place to be in the summertime! Paul W. Smith (WJR) and Stephen Luigi Piazza (Quicken Loans) want to use their Opportunity Detroit radio show to highlight all of the coolness and innovation that’s happening…

Work Detroit
July 16, 2014

Pop-Up Art Gallery, Evolve, Opens Thursday

By: Miranda Crace

The Avenue of Fashion is always lively, but this Thursday brings a special experience. Evolve, a free, pop-up art gallery focusing on the evolution of artists and the city, opens this Thursday with wine, music and community at the Livernois…

Play Detroit
July 14, 2014

Tee Off in the Motor City

By: Najee Clarke

Whether you’re a novice or an expert, Detroit’s got the perfect place for you to tee off! When it comes to golfing in this city, you have choices. Here are some nearby golf courses where you can get a round in:…

Live Detroit
July 10, 2014

Places with Places: Detroit Living Options with Perks

By: Najee Clarke

City living has its perks. In the case of these great properties, perks means having restaurants and retail right inside your building. Here are some places where you can live, dine and shop all in one spot! 71 Garfield (71 Garfield…

Play Detroit
July 8, 2014

Coney Showdown: American vs. Lafayette

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For any native Detroiter, there’s no question as to what a coney dog is and if you like them. The delicious hot dog topped with hot chili, raw onions and mustard, is a Detroit classic that’s eaten during downtown events…

Play Detroit
July 7, 2014

Check Out Midtown

By: Rachel Perschetz

So you’ve heard about all the new shops, restaurants and bars opening in Midtown, and you may be wondering if this neighborhood is the place for you. Here’s how to spend a day in Midtown so you can see what…

Work Detroit
Rise of the Rest Road Trip - Opportunity Detroit Blog
July 3, 2014

What Does Opportunity Look Like?

By: Andrea English

As a millennial approaching the starting line of the workforce I am faced with a lot of questions. What’s your next step? What do you want to do with the rest of your life? Where will you go after college?…

Play Detroit
July 2, 2014

Dog-Friendly Fun

By: Rachel Perschetz

They say dogs are man’s best friend, and you’d hate to leave your best friend at home while you’re out enjoying the city! Here are a few great places to take your dog in Detroit. Detroit Dog Park Detroit Dog Park recently…