Sweet Notice, Le Detroit Macaron is Open

If you miss stopping in for Saturday treats at 2756 Evaline Street (former location of Bon Bon Bon), we have great news – Le Detroit Macaron has taken over the space and is now open for business! You know what they say, Detroit Hustles Harder. Attorney by day and pastry chef at night (and on the […]

2017 Halloween Guide

Masquerade galas, costumed cover concerts, thrilling operas and more! Here’s everything you need to know about the Halloween scene in the D. Theatre Bizarre October 13, 14, 20 & 21 @ Masonic Temple A formal masquerade with an open bar and a strolling gourmet dinner as you follow  world-renown performers through The Masonic Temple’s shadowy […]

A5 Insider’s Guide: Michael Sullivan

Michael Sullivan is the producer of the Valenti Show on 97.1 The Ticket. Like Cher, Madanna and Beyonce, Michael Sullivan is known by one name in the world of Detroit sport fandom – Sully. Catch him on 97.1 The Ticket weekdays from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. keeping time and cracking jokes on the region’s […]

BRUT Detroit

BRUT detroit: Wine in West Village

Like most college kids, Nicole Mangis tended bar and waited tables as a student. Unlike most college kids, she studied abroad in France. Both experiences had a lasting impact and inspired her to open BRUT detroit, a wine bar pop-up. Over the past two years you may have seen Nicole at Thomas Magee’s, Pages Bookshop […]

BTS @ WDET with Michelle Srbinovich

From Digital Content Specialist to General Manager, Michelle Srbinovich is shaping Detroit radio When Michelle Srbinovich applied to be the WDET Digital Content Community Specialist in 2009, she didn’t even listen to public radio.  Her passion to promoting good causes and her commitment to learning radio quickly propelled her to the top spot at the […]

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A5 Insider’s Guide: Melinda Anderson

Melinda Anderson is the creative director behind the Detroit Design Festival. For six years Melinda has used her background in architecture with her love for travel, collaboration and Detroit to organize one of the city’s premiere events.  The Detroit Design Festival brings together local and international talent to show how design in our neighborhoods, workplaces, […]


2017 Detroit Design Festival Guide

6 Days. 8 Neighborhoods. 20+ events. 1 City of Design in the United States – Detroit. The Detroit Design Festival (DDF) is a citywide celebration of design and creativity. Beginning September 26th, DDF offers a series of programs, panels and events that explore the various ways design is shaping the way we live and work. […]


2017 Guide to Murals in the Market

Murals in the Market is back for its 3rd year with more than 50 local and international artists painting live throughout the Eastern Market district September 21st – 28th. Visit Eastern Market to see 100 public murals strategically placed throughout the district and attend the festival’s special events. Friday, September 22nd Opening Night Print Exhibition […]


DLECTRICITY Illuminates Midtown

Woodward Avenue between Canfield and Kirby will be lit for DLECTRICITY from 7:00 p.m. to midnight, Friday, September 22nd and Saturday, September 23rd. Electrifying and innovative exhibits from local and international artists will be displayed at locations between the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) and Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit (MOCAD). Friday Opening Ceremonies @ 7:00 […]

GIVEAWAY: #NationalComicBookDay with Vault of Midnight

#NationalComicBookDay is Monday, September 25th and we’ve partnered with our friends at Vault of Midnight to celebrate. One lucky reader will win a comic book giveaway bag: Wonder Woman God Country  The Girl From the Other Side: Siúil, A Rún Bookmarks and stickers To enter email to giveaways(@)after5detroit.com with “National Comic Book Day” in the subject line […]