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TOP 10 OPENINGS COMING TO DETROIT THIS WINTER

The winter can get cold, gray and boring for all of us, but this year, there’s a little more excitement in the air with the announcement of new sports complexes, burger joints, pubs, shopping and more. Check out our list of the top openings in Detroit that we just can’t wait to welcome to the city! […]

OTUS SUPPLY OPENS IN FERNDALE

After nearly five years of dreaming up and planning, along with two years of building and construction, longtime friends – Thom Bloom and Scott Myrick open Otus Supply in Ferndale at 345 E. 9 Mile Road. This chef-inspired restaurant brings a fresh, seasonal food menu, a full craft bar and live music together for a […]

THE GRIOT OPENS IN MIDTOWN

The Griot, a new vinyl music lounge in Midtown, is the old-school creation of Detroit entertainer Karen Addison. The new space is an intimate music listening lounge that seats 50 guests inside and another 20 outside on the patio. The music collection is impressive with over 2,500 vinyl records, including a special dedication to Detroit […]

GUIDE TO DETROIT RESTAURANT WEEK

Detroit is becoming a huge culinary destination and for a week in February, some of the city’s top restaurants will offer specials, new tastes and three course menus with a very reasonable price tag at Detroit Restaurant Week (DRW). The 14th installment of DRW kicks off on Feb. 3 and goes until the 12th. There […]

KID ROCK TO KICK OFF LITTLE CAESARS ARENA GRAND OPENING

Michigan’s own Kid Rock made a big Detroit announcement – he’ll be kicking off the grand opening of Little Caesars Arena in September 2017 with four show dates. After Olympia Entertainment and Live Nation named Kid Rock as the kickoff artist for Detroit’s highly anticipated arena, Kid Rock himself took to the new 20,000+ seat arena […]

IMA OFFERS CORKTOWN JAPANESE COMFORT FOOD

ima is a new restaurant in Corktown that features a menu that is always evolving with noodle soups, rice bowls, curries, small plates and more. The space soft opened at 2015 Michigan Ave. in the last week of December, offering many options, including those for vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free guests. Mike Ransom, the creator and […]

DECEMBER QUICK CLIPS

We’ve got new restaurants, a juice delivery launch, highly coveted concert tickets, new store locations and a whole slew of beauty products on this round of quick clips. Check out what’s new in Midtown, Downtown, Eastern Market and Ferndale! 2941 Street Food opens in Midtown Throughout the Mediterranean and the Mideast, you’ll find flavor and […]

BAD LUCK BAR BRINGS RARE COCKTAILS

The guys behind some of the best dining and drinking spots in town – think Wright & Co., Sugar House, The Peterboro, Super Happy Sushi, and Honest John’s – are at it once again! The Detroit Optimist Society’s newest bar, Bad Luck, opens Thursday, December 8th in Capitol Park with drinks unlike any you’ll find […]

GUIDE TO DETROIT’S 44TH ANNUAL NOEL NIGHT

One of Detroit’s biggest holiday traditions is right around the corner. The 44th…and biggest…annual Noel Night and Cultural Center-wide Open House kicks off at 5 p.m. and goes until 10 p.m. on Dec. 3. The free event is scheduled each year to celebrate Detroit’s diverse holiday traditions and some of Michigan’s premier arts and cultural […]

WARBY PARKER SETS SIGHTS ON DETROIT

Since 2013, Warby Parker has had their eyes on Detroit. And now, as of Thanksgiving week, the designer eyewear brand has finally opened their doors on Woodward Avenue. Their insanely chic venue is quite the sight (these puns are just too easy!) with original artwork by Detroit artist David Rubello, walnut shelving filled with books, tiled flooring, […]