Watch the city lights sparkle from Aloft Detroit at the David Whitney Building.  Plan a downtown date for your Valentine and then spend the night at the Aloft. Enter to win our Valentine’s Day Giveaway! Aloft Detroit at the David Whitney is a luxury hotel in the heart of Detroit. The 100 year old building was […]

GIVEAWAY: Mani/Pedi for 2 @ The TEN Nail Bar

Get ready to sip some champagne and be pampered at The TEN Nail Bar with someone you love for Valentine’s Day (or Galentine’s Day). Enter to win a manicure AND pedicure appointment for TWO! The TEN Nail Bar is a modern nail bar located in downtown’s popular Capitol Park enclave and a sweet escape at any time […]

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New York’s City Bakery Opens in New Center

When you want big city feels in our ‘small town’ head to New Center. The Fisher Building’s latest tenant is New York’s popular City Bakery. If you’ve been to Manhattan (or watched Sex and the City) you probably recognize City Bakery.  The much anticipated cafe joins a growing list of places to check out in […]

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Paczki Guide: Where to go in Hamtramck

Paczki Day! Like coneys, Vernors and Sanders the paczki is a Detroit staple! You’ll find them plenty of places February 13th, but if you want the real thing, head to Hamtramck.   New Palace Bakery 9833 Joseph Campau St, Hamtramck, MI 48212 Bundle up, get in line and wait for a packzi so big you’ll […]


French Festival @ Orchestra Hall

Celebrate the City of Love in the ‘Paris of the Midwest’ with a series of special events at the Detroit Symphony Orchestra’s French Festival, February 8-24th. Celebrate French music and culture at the DSO with six imaginative programs, including the music of Ravel, Debussy, Saint-Saens, and Berloiz.  Get the most out of each Classical concert with […]


GIVEAWAY: Valentine’s Day Dinner @ Granite City Brewery

Share some brews and a meal for two at Granite City’s special Valentine’s Dinner February 9th-15th. Enter to win a date night dinner at the Renaissance Center. Celebrate Valentine’s Day with your loved one at Granite City in the Renaissance Center and enjoy selections from a pre-fixed 3-course menu for two, Friday, February 9th through […]

25 Date Night Ideas for Valentine’s Day

Need ideas for Valentine’s Day? Here are some date ideas for February. Whether it’s a first date or decade together, there are plenty of things to do in Detroit. Play hooky or enjoy a late night on the town, no matter what your significant others’ interest – we put together a list that offers something […]


MOVEMENT 2018: The Line-up

Tell your friends and start making plans for Memorial Day weekend – here’s the line-up for the 2018 Movement Music Festival. Movement Music Festival, one of the longest-running and most-acclaimed music festivals in the world, is excited to announce the full lineup for 2018, led by Movement Stage Closers: Dirtybird boss and festival favorite Claude VonStroke, a […]


Flowers of Vietnam Brings It Home with Reopening

Southwest Detroit’s Flowers of Vietnam is back and better than ever with some of the most flavorful dishes you’ll ever find and five nights of service, Wednesday through Sunday from 5 p.m. to 12 a.m. Unless you’ve been spending your weekends under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard about the Vietnamese pop-up that began as […]

Top 8 New Date Night Restaurants

Need new ideas for date night or a place to celebrate? Here are the best new restaurants for your special occasion (or a random Tuesday ).   Apparatus Room // 250 W Larned St New American fare and craft cocktails in an industrial-chic space at the Detroit Foundation Hotel. Monday – Saturday: 6:30am-10pm Sunday: 6:30am-9pm Bolero // 51 […]