Carrie Budzinski

Founders Brewing Co. Opens in Midtown

It’s finally here! West Michigan’s popular craft brewer, Founders, opened its doors to a new taproom in Midtown. The Detroit beer scene just got a major upgrade. Founders Brewing Co. now has a 14,000-square-foot ‘Taproom’ located behind the Masonic Temple and you can expect a whole lot more than your favorite beers on tap (Canadian […]

2017’s Best New Restaurants + Bars in Detroit

Detroit is topping the list of ‘foodie’ cities and these new restaurants are big reason why. 2017 saw plenty of new places to grab a bite, go on a date or have a night on the town. From big city chains like Shake Shack to one-of-a-kind fine dining at Prime + Proper and laid back […]

A5 Holiday Shopping Guide for HER

If you need a gift for your sweetheart or your girl friend – here are the best shops in the city! Don’t miss out on our massive holiday giveaway! One lucky winner will get some of our holiday favorites. Scroll to the bottom of the page to enter.   Eldorado General Store // 1700 Michigan Ave […]

The Detroit Pistons are BACK!

After a nearly 40 year absence the Pistons return to the city and a new era of DEEEETROIT basketball begins at the Little Caesars Arena. Welcome the team back and get tickets to a home game. 2017 schedule below.

Behind the Scenes with Marc Kinchen

Detroit native, Marc Kinchen is a DJ, record producer and remixer who’s discography includes over 500 titles. He’s at the Magic Stick Saturday, April 7th and we asked him about music and how it feels to be back in the D. Do you miss Detroit?Yes and no.  I miss my family and my memories of living there, […]

A5 Holiday Shopping Guide for HIM

Whoever HE is, get him something special for the holidays at our favorite Detroit shopping spots. Don’t miss out on our massive holiday giveaway! One lucky winner will get some of our holiday favorites. Scroll to the bottom of the page to enter. HUGH // 4240 Cass Ave Hugh is rooted in a classic modern aesthetic, […]


Noel Night is Saturday, December 2nd from 5pm to 10pm in Midtown. Over 100 institutions in Midtown, including the Detroit Institute of Arts, the Michigan Science Center, the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, the Detroit Historical Museum, and the Detroit Public Library, will open their doors to the public free of charge for […]

Party @ Punch Bowl Social

Another reason to cheer during the big game, a holiday party with friends or Happy Hour with co-workers, Punch Bowl Social is the place to party. Bowling, karaoke, darts, indoor lawn games and more, Punch Bowl Social is your go-to downtown Detroit entertainment venue. Not only is it great fun, it’s great food! Punch Bowl […]

A5 Insider’s Guide: Dennis Archer Jr.

Like his dad, Dennis Archer Jr. is helping to create a better Detroit but he’s doing it through business and brunch. Serial entrepreneur and restaurateur, Dennis Archer Jr. opened Central Kitchen + Bar two years ago and pop-up restaurant, Cadillac Lodge two weeks ago. Central is a popular gastropub that looks onto Campus Martius. Cadillac […]

A5 Insider’s Guide: Sean Moran

10 years ago Sean Moran helped found the Parade Company’s Big Head Corps and this year he will walk in the parade as the Head Honcho. Sean Moran is a bonafide Detroit booster. A graduate of University of Detroit-Mercy, former president of the Detroit Athletic Club, co-founder of RacquetUp Detroit, Sean has spent years giving back […]

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