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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…

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June 15, 2018

Free Family Fun Awaits at These Detroit Parks

By: Dajnae Hayes

Come and enjoy the sun and fun at Detroit’s greatest family-friendly parks. While the city of Detroit is known for a variety of phenomenal environments, it also has more than a few top parks that are available for everyone that…

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June 13, 2018

Eat and Gather at Folk!

By: Alayna Bell

Have you taken the time to visit Corktown? Even though it’s the oldest neighborhood in the city of Detroit, it’s serving up awesome new shops, restaurants and style. Hello Records, Mama Coo’s Boutique and The Bearded Lady, are just a few…

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May 30, 2018

Belle Isle Revs Up for the 2018 Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix

By: Jeremy Potter

The Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix is back on Belle Isle, this weekend, June 1-3. In fact, be sure to catch the Grand Prix this year because next year it might be somewhere else in Metro Detroit. That’s right, the Detroit…

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May 22, 2018

Memorial Day Weekend Events Around Detroit

By: Jeremy Potter

According to AAA, 1.3 million Michiganders will hit the road to travel this Memorial Day weekend. You don’t have to be one of them – there’s plenty to do in Detroit! From the special events going on throughout the city…

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May 18, 2018

Shed 5 Flea Returns to Eastern Market for the Third Year

By: Allison Saunders

You know it’s summertime when shopkeepers, local farmers, florists and antique collectors return to the open-air sheds that make up the historic Eastern Market. Besides the annual Flower Day, I always look forward to the return of Shed 5 Flea,…

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May 16, 2018

Wu Tang Clan Headlines 12th Movement Electronic Music Festival

By: Carrie Adamczyk

The birthplace of Techno comes alive Memorial Day Weekend. Taking place in Hart Plaza, Movement Electronic Music Festival is celebrating its 12th year running from May 26 – 28. The five stages (Movement Stage, Red Bull Music Academy Stage, Stargate…

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May 11, 2018

Get Your Wagons Ready for Eastern Market Flower Day!

By: Raven Cooper

A good sign that lots of sunshine and warm weather is headed to Detroit is Eastern Market’s Flower Day. Every year, the event takes places the Sunday following Mother’s Day, which happens to fall on Sunday, May 20, this year.…

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May 9, 2018

Celebrating Mother’s Day in Detroit

By: Allison Saunders

Mother’s Day is just around the corner. It’s time to put on our Sunday best and celebrate all the mothers, grandmothers and mother-figures in our lives. Whether you’re looking for the perfect brunch spot in the city to a gift…