Carrie Budzinski

Runner’s Guide to Detroit Races

Get ready to run… The Detroit Free Press/Chemical Bank Marathon is Sunday, October 20th. The one-of-a-kind event takes runners across the Ambassador Bridge and through two countries. Whether you’re ready for the 26.2 mile run or looking to stretch your legs, hit the pavement at these Detroit running events.   PurpleStride Detroit Saturday, May 11 […]

30 Places To Find The Perfect Mother’s Day Gift In Detroit

Moms are amazing but they are also really hard to shop for! Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 12th and if you need gift ideas, we’ve got you covered.   Find something as unique as she is City Bird // Midtown – 460 W Canfield St El Dorado General Store // Corktown – 1700 Michigan Ave […]

50 Things To Do In May In Detroit

May starts off strong with Derby Day and Cinco De Mayo, closes out with MOVEMENT and offers tons of fun events in-between – start making plans!   Pure Detroit Koi Festival @ Belle Isle Aquarium: Saturday, May 4 Derby Détroit @ Lexus Velodrome: Saturday, May 4 Tour Lafayette Park @ Mies van der Rohe: Saturday, […]

Guide to Cinco De Mayo in Southwest Detroit

Fun fact: Cinco De Mayo commemorates the Mexican Army’s unlikely victory over the French Empire at the Battle of Puebla, on May 5, 1862. You can use that bit of trivia while sipping margaritas and chowing down on tamales this weekend. While plenty of places are having parties for Cinco De Mayo, there’s no better […]

5 Things To Do This Weekend

We’re ready for the weekend – here are a few of our favorite things! Were you inspired on Earth Day? Stop by the Riverfront on Saturday and learn how to go green (and get a rain barrel), discover delicious foods and ways to adopt a plant based diet at Vegest, and help your garden grow […]

GUIDE: Kentucky Derby Parties in Detroit

Pick out a fancy hat from the Peacock Room or a slick suit from George Gregory and get ready for Derby Day in the D! It’s horse racing time! Whether you’re a fan of the track or the juleps, there’s somewhere to celebrate on May 4th. Pick your party and get ready for a fun night. […]

5 Things To Do This Weekend

We’re ready for the weekend – here are a few of our favorite things! Unwind from work with a strong brew at one of our favorite coffee shops in the city. Easter is next weekend, buy something new for the occasion. Ladies check out Bird  + Bee and gents can go to George Gregory. The […]

Detroit City Football Club is Back!

Let’s go Le Rouge! The Detroit City Football Club season starts on April 20th at The Corner Ballpark against Michigan State. If you haven’t been to a Detroit City Football Club (DCFC) match yet, it’s a must-add to the list! There’s singing in the crowds, fast action on the field and plenty of food (and drinks) for […]

5 Things To Do This Weekend

Get ready to kick off April in the D!   Baseball is back! Get tickets to see the Tigers take on Kansas City at Comerica Park or join the tailgate and watch it on the big screen at Beacon Park. Can’t get enough sports? The Wings, Pistons and Detroit Roller Derby have games this weekend. […]

Guide to Broadway in Detroit

You don’t need to go to New York to find your favorite musicals, Broadway in Detroit brings old and new favorites to the stage at the Fisher Theatre. Browadway in Detroit brings Blockbuster hits to Detroit all year long and season tickets for the 2019-2020 performances are on sale April 22.  Next season brings old […]