Come spend a little time in Detroit to discover how easy it is to find good eats, good entertainment and good times! Downtown is home to the Tigers, the Lions, the Pistons and the Red Wings and three lively casinos to try your luck. The vibrant streetscape offers hundreds of restaurants, bars, hotels, theater venues and a growing array of retail shops.

Campus Martius and Cadillac Square provide year-round attractions and activities. Upcoming projects will provide more exciting new things to do as well as updated green space and artistic décor.

Have fun and enjoy the town!

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July 15, 2016 - Commercial Property Executive

Detroit’s Viola Liuzzo Park Undergoes $1M Makeover

The park will benefit from green infrastructure meant to prevent storm water runoff in the surrounding residential area.

July 14, 2016 - Detroit News

Detroit’s chance of netting major retailers improving

Detroit may be near the tipping point in getting major retailers like Target and Kroger to open in the greater downtown area.

July 14, 2016 - Daily Detroit

Italian Restaurant To Open In Capitol Park, Name Has Historic Roots To City

Everything old is new again – and the Capitol Park section of downtown, that was in recent memory served in part as a DDOT bus turnaround, is in the middle of a full-on investment binge.

July 14, 2016 - Detroit Free Press

New Detroit Red Wings’ arena plans: Posh hotel, medical center, retail

More details of the future Detroit arena district were revealed Thursday, including plans for a 350-room athletes hotel, a world-class sports medicine center and new Woodward Avenue retail shops atop a pair of new I-75 overpasses

May 31, 2016 - Daily Detroit

There’s Going To Be A Party In Greektown At Sundown All This Weekend

They’re shutting down Monroe Street in Greektown in the evening all weekend because this party is going to be so big.

On Thursday, grab the family and head to Monroe Street between Beaubien and St. Antoine streets on Thursday, June 2 for a celebration like none other. Starting at 5 p.m. the area will become a walkable plaza for racing fans and visitors.

May 29, 2016 - Detroit News

Kraftwerk honors techno history at Movement festival

German electronic music pioneers Kraftwerk bridged the gaps between Europe and Detroit, old and new and electropop and techno during the group’s headlining performance at Movement on Saturday.

May 27, 2016 - Crain's Detroit Business

On the Plaza series offers summer fun, food, music on Detroit riverfront

The Renaissance Center is sponsoring a new summer series of activities to help bring people to the Wintergarden area and Detroit riverfront to experience what the city has to offer.

May 26, 2016 - Detroit News

Detroit’s Nike store opens on Woodward

Detroit’s Nike store opened to the public Thursday morning to applause and cheers from Nike Inc. employees.

May 23, 2016 - Detroit Free Press

Shake Shack to open in Detroit’s Campus Martius area

Shake Shack, the popular and fast-growing burger chain, plans to open its first Michigan location next year in downtown Detroit.

April 16, 2016 - WXYZ Channel 7

Nike Store in downtown Detroit to open in May, Dan Gilbert says

DETROIT (WXYZ) – In November 2015, Quicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert announced that a Nike store was coming to downtown Detroit expected to open this spring.

On Friday afternoon, Gilbert tweeted out a more specific date, saying the store will open in late May.

April 15, 2016 - Detroit Free Press

8 things to see and do on Belle Isle

Belle Isle has a host of great things to do, whether you have children in tow or just want a day alone. As the weather continues to delight with spring-like temperatures, metro Detroit families may be itching to get out of the house and enjoy the outdoors.

April 14, 2016 - Detroit Eater

Café-Bike Shop Combo Wheeling Into Woodbridge in 2017

Two Detroit entrepreneurs are planning to bring their passions for cycling and coffee culture under one roof. Jonathon Colo and Benjamin Kehoe are the partners behind Woodbridge Bikes & Coffee, a combination café and service-oriented bike shop headed to Trumbull Avenue next year

April 8, 2016 - Model D

Avenue of Fashion restaurant to bring new approach to an old favorite

Gourmet sliders are a hot food item in Detroit. Just look at Green Dot Stables’s parking lot any night of the week or a random bar’s happy hour menu.

But some think it’s an oxymoron, a corruption of an American classic. Slyde, a slider restaurant set to open this spring, hopes to assuage those fears by modernizing an old-fashioned dish with quality ingredients.

April 7, 2016 - Detroit Free Press

Chartreuse is the Detroit Free Press Restaurant of the Year

The menu may change with the seasons, but at Chartreuse Kitchen & Cocktails in Midtown Detroit, spring is always in the air.