Carrie Budzinski

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.

Beer Lovers Guide to Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest begins this weekend so raise your stein and get ready to party with fellow beer connoisseurs during Oktoberfest through October.

Detroit Design 139: A look at Detroit’s future

Detroit Design 139 (DD139) brings together 38 development projects from across the city to showcase the future of Detroit and its innovative use of design to re-purpose and rebuilt. The City of Detroit, Bedrock and the partners behind DD139, carefully selected projects that reflect 10 guiding principles deemed essential to building a community that benefits all Detroiters. The principles range from advancing design as a means to improve the quality-of-life for all people to celebrating Detroit’s design legacy, while contributing to its design future.

Avalon Opens Cafe + Biscuit Bar in New Center

What’s old is new again at Avalon’s New Center Cafe + Biscuit Bar. Home-style biscuits, Faygo floats with Detroit made Reilly Craft Creamery ice cream, and a custom art piece displaying the company’s original Cass Corridor location brings a message of love to a new neighborhood.  In addition to new favorites (we recommend the turkey Gouda, and apple butter biscuit), customers can find Avalon’s classic loaf breads and baked goods. With ample seating inside and out, the Cafe + Biscuit Bar is bound to become a neighborhood hot spot.


POP + OFFWORLD is the latest restaurant venture of business partners Dave Gregory and Tim Tharp. The restaurant and entertainment venue is located on the second floor of Checker Bar, and continues the duo’s tradition of highlighting Detroit’s past. This time the 1980s.

2018 Concert Guide

Get your tickets now. Starting with The Killers on to Demi, Taylor and Maroon 5, Detroit is welcoming music legends in 2018.   Jack White @ Little Caesars Arena Thursday, April 19 Local favorite, Jack White is back in the D.   Camila Cabello @ The Fillmore Wednesday, April 25 Things are getting hot in […]

Coffee Talk: Where to Chat in Midtown

Get out of the office, catch up with friends, take a moment and find inner peace. Whatever you need, whatever you fancy (coffee, tea, smoothie, sweet treats) here are the places to go in Midtown.

After 5 Guide to Dinner & the DSO

A trip to the Detroit Symphony Orchestra is an experience, make it complete by exploring the flourishing Midtown neighborhood surrounding the Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center. Here’s a list of our favorite places to dine within a 15 minute walk of the DSO.

Due to COVID-19, most events and venues have been cancelled and closed.

We will continue to keep you updated on events as they resume their normal scheduling.

In the meantime, we highly suggest you confirm the dates and details
for each event with the venue itself prior to attending.