Look Inside Empire Kitchen & Cocktails

Empire Kitchen & Cocktails opens in The Scott and joins a growing cluster of new restaurants near Brush Park. In one of the quickest opening turnarounds, Empire Kitchen & Cocktails has gone from empty interior a few weeks ago to a beautiful restaurant with spacious screened patio seating along Woodward. The American-style bistro is serving […]

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5 Things To Do This Weekend

The Spirit of Detroit is celebrating 60 years Saturday. Show your love for the D at these events this weekend. Did you know: Detroit’s theater district is the second largest in the country, second only to New York City, boasting an impressive 13,000 seats within a two-block radius. Grab a seat this weekend and see […]

Willis Show Bar Revival in Midtown

A lot has been happening on Third Street but nothing quite like this, Willis Show Bar is bringing something old to new Detroit. The doors have been shuttered for nearly 40 years but back in the day, Third Street was full of jazz clubs and cabaret bars. The new owners are looking to take the neighborhood back […]

Giveaway: Giordano’s Pizza

Giordano’s Pizza in Greektown is a great place for all occasions. From happy hours, to pre-game hangouts and family gatherings, the three-story pizza place has space for everyone! Happy Hour is Monday through Friday from 3pm to 6pm at Giordano’s. Get half price draft beer, house wine and select appetizers including Cheesy Garlic Bread, Bruschetta, Boneless […]


5 Things To Do This Weekend

Fuel up for the weekend because LOTS of things are happening in the D! May the 4th Be With You. Star Wars fans can get a pair of free tickets to the Detroit Institute of Arts’ upcoming Star Wars the Power of Costume exhibit when they dress up for a group photo on the front […]


Mother’s Day Gift Guide + Giveaways

It can be hard to find the perfect gift for Mother’s Day, here are some easy winners for the special woman in your life will love. Spa Day @ Immerse  Immerse Spa is Detroit’s hidden gem. Located in the lower level of MGM Grand Detroit, the luxury spa offers rejuvenating massage services and a relaxing […]


25 Things to Do in May in Detroit

May starts out strong with May the 4th, Cinco De Mayo and Derby Day and ends with bright lights, loud music and all things techno at the MOVEMENT festival. Find your favorite things to do this month in Detroit.   SHOW YOUR DETROIT SPIRIT  The Spirit of Detroit’s 60th is May 12th Detroit City Football […]

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

Leave your coat at home, get dressed up and enjoy the warmer weather – spring is here and it’s time to hit the town! Start your day at Lady of the House in Corktown. The highly acclaimed restaurant (GQ recently named it one of the best new restaurants in America) is open for brunch Saturdays and […]


Guide to Derby Day in the D

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 5th. Pick your party and get ready for a fun night. To […]