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QUICK CLIPS: NEW CHEFS, MENUS & CLUBS TO JOIN

QUICK CLIPS: NEW CHEFS, MENUS & CLUBS TO JOIN

We’ve got the lowdown on some free fun, some delivered fun, new chefs, menus and even a last dinner! Read on and start planning out your weekend.

PULSE FITNESS OFFERS EXTENDED HOURS, FREE CLASSES

Pulse Fitness, one of Detroit’s newest workout spots, is making their classes more accessible to those interested in trying the ropes with free classes for two weeks. The team is also extending their hours to add Saturdays from 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Regular hours run Monday through Friday from 5:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.

  • AUG. 26 – 7:15 a.m., FIT LIFE
  • AUG. 30 – 12:15 p.m., WAIST TRAINER
  • SEPT. 2 – 12:15 p.m. CYCLE BURN

Pulse Fitness is located at 500 Woodward Ave. on the third floor. Call 248-579-0363 for more information.

PUNCH BOWL SOCIAL WELCOMES CELEBRITY CHEF, NEW MENU

Celebrity Chef Hugh Acheson just took over the culinary head spot at Punch Bowl Social and with his arrival comes a fresh, new menu, ready to debut on Aug. 26. Acheson is best known for his role as a judge on Top Chef, while also serving as the chef-partner of 5&10 and The National in Athens, Georgia, Empire State South in the Atlanta and The Florence in Savannah. The new menu will debut with a wide range of dishes inspired by southern food. Acheson also plans to design daily blue plate and green plate specials for vegetarian eaters.

Punch Bowl Social is located at 65 Broadway. Call 303-765-2659 for more information.

ROCK CITY EATERY BIDS FAREWELL TO HAMTRAMCK LOCATION

Rock City Eatery is completing their move from Hamtramck to Detroit with a farewell dinner at the Hamtramck spot on Aug. 27. The team will officially open their new Midtown location on Sept. 8. Owners Nikita Sanches and Jessica Imbronone Sanches would like to thank their family, friends and their community for the past three years of strong and loyal business. The team will offer this last chance to dine at their original spot from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Aug. 27.

The Hamtramck location is at 1141 Joseph Campau. Call 248-633-3072 to reserve your space for the final dinner.

HOUSE OF PURE VIN HOSTS WINE CLUB

Detroit’s House of Pure Vin offers three special memberships to their new wine club: the Grand Cru, the Beaujolais and the Champagne. Both the Grand Cru and the Beaujolais memberships offer two bottles of wine per month, where members of the club can select either two reds, two whites or a combo. The Champagne membership includes in-store discounts on additional wines, champagnes and accessories, along with invitations to private tastings and events, recipe and pairing recommendations and more.

Learn more about how to get involved by visiting the House of Pure Vin site. The shop is located at 1433 Woodward Ave. Call 313-638-2501 for more information.

Erica N. Rakowicz/After 5