5 Things To Do This Weekend

While we wait for spring, here are some things to keep you busy this weekend. Northern Michigan coffee roaster Populace is open downtown. Warm up with a latte and admire the chic decor of Detroit’s newest boutique hotel, The Siren. While you wait on tickets to go on sale for Hamilton, get your Broadway fix at […]


International music sensation, Celtic Woman, bring its Homecoming tour to the Fox Theatre, Friday April 13th at 7:30pm Celebrating Ireland’s rich musical and cultural heritage, Celtic Woman combines finest musical talent with epic stage productions to present a unique, inspiring live experience. From the debut, Celtic Woman has touched the hearts of a huge global […]

Giftcard Giveaway: George Gregory

George Gregory is an every-man, every-budget boutique in Corktown. It’s easy to grab a meal in Corktown but it’s a lot harder to grab a t-shirt and tie. Metro Detroit native, Caitlin Riney, always dreamed of owning her own shop and after a few years in Chicago she decided to make her dream a reality. […]


25 Things to Do in April in the D

Celebrate April in the D at a Pistons, Red Wing, or Tiger game downtown. The Detroit City Football Club season begins on April 14th and After 5 readers get discounted tickets. See a show, have some laughs, party the night away and don’t forget to check out these new restaurants.   MUSIC + MUSICALS: Justin […]


Detroit City Football Club is Back!

Let’s go Le Rouge! The Detroit City Football Club season starts on April 14th! 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 everyone’s palate in the food truck area. […]


Top 10 Spring Restaurant Openings in Detroit

Get ready – Detroit is booming and blooming with new restaurants this spring Detroit is earning it’s food city reputation and we can’t wait to try these new restaurants and bars. From casual lunch spots to tiki bars and candy bars, you are going to have a hard time deciding where to start.   Folk […]

Sneak Peek: Lumen Detroit

Lumen Detroit prepares to light up downtown Detroit this spring Lumen Detroit, located Downtown in Beacon Park, is set to open up their sliding glass doors to the world the first week of April. The new restaurant will offer a variety of food, beer, and wine to Detroit food enthusiasts. The menu promises eclectic American […]

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La Pecora Nera Introduces Breakfast Menu

La Pecora Nera is celebrating its 1 year anniversary with a new breakfast menu! If you haven’t been to the Detroit deli yet, you want to check it out. The sandwich shop introduced its new breakfast menu this week and it’s the perfect way to start the day – especially for those of us who […]


7 Places to Party on Opening Day

Baseball is Back! Join Detroit’s time honored tradition and party in downtown Detroit on Opening Day!   Tigers v. Pirates at 1:10pm, Thursday, March 29th.   Opening Day in The Belt  10am @ The Belt Preview Midtown’s Second Best during their first pop-up on Opening Day. Try out the drink list, featuring 4 craft cocktails […]


Guide to Marche du Nain Rouge IX

Show your Detroit pride and join the Marche du Nain Rouge Sunday, March 25th Each year, fierce and proud Detroiters from across the city, county and event globe come together to chase away the city’s harbinger of doom and red faced imp, the Nain Rouge. The public parade is open to all. Grab a costume — dress as […]