If you don’t have any plans for this weekend – you should by the time you’re done reading this! From the River Days Festivals, to experiencing the “Best Of” Detroit, we’ve got a little something for everyone.
For you beer lovers…
Foran’s Grand Trunk, in downtown Detroit, is celebrating the official first day of the summer with a new line up of new Dark Horse Brews on draft. Starting at 5 pm on June 20th, Michigan-style Crooked Tree I.P.A., Raspberry Ale, Plead the 5th Imperial Stout, The Rod and a variety of other brews will be on draft at Grand Trunk. So if you are a beer or ale lover, make sure you kick off the start of summer at Foran’s Beer Celebration! Click for details.
Summer Beer Fest Benefiting Camps Casey is coming to the Royal Oak Farmers Market this Saturday night in efforts to put your drinking skills to good use. So raise your glass while raising funds for local kids with cancer. Sample nearly 100 delicious brews, enjoy beer-inspired cuisine, music and more. Click for tickets.
Take it to the River…
Starting this Friday, the Detroit Riverfront will be hosting the annual River Days Festival! The three day festivities will include carnival rides, food, activities for all ages – and even for your furry friends (check out Sunday’s Pooch-a-Palooza), sand sculptures, musical performances, models of ships and boat tours! For the details and locations of all events, check out the River Days website. Click for details.
Experience the Best of the Best
You voted and now you get to taste test your way through the "Best Of" Detroit, sponsored by Hour Detroit Magazine. From music and celebrity guests, to the top food and drinks in town, come out and join us for an evening celebrating all that our city has to offer. Click for details.
A Roaring Good Time
Join the Detroit Zoological Society as they host their annual, spectacular fundraising gala on the grounds of the Zoo. The evening will feature a carnival-themed evening with amazing food, delicious drinks, magic and entertainment. Click for details.
The Wow Factor
The weekend isn’t over yet – because come Monday, June 25th, the skies of downtown Detroit will light up with this year’s Fireworksspectacular…and we have your front row seats to the show. Join us at the VIP Viewing Party at the Port Authority (directly in front of the fireworks barge) and enjoy an open bar, phenomenal food from Opus One and fun entertainment all night long. Click for tickets.
The spring and summer months mark the most popular times of the year
for couples to exchange their vows and welcome their closest family
and friends to bask in their love for one special day. But that one
special day tends to entail a lot of planning and a lot of money.
With Memorial Day passing and the weekend high in the 80’s, we can
officially call it summer! That means it’s time to break out your
swimsuits, head over to one of the amazing beaches in Michigan, enjoy
time with your family and friends, and of course, enjoy the wide
variety of summer
Detroit has long been known for its “artists” – regardless of whether
we’re talking music artists or graffiti artists, the Motor City packs
a solid representation. And with new galleries, like the Red Bull
House of Art and Long-Sharp/Curis Modern Art Gallery, springing up
The Motor City has been abuzz for the last two weekends, starting with
the beats of Movement Festival, and quickly followed by the roar and
races of the Grand Prix. But the fun of summer is just beginning, so
check out this week’s Buzz and get ready for many more weekends of
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The holiday weekend may be over, but we’re feeling pretty generous
over here at After 5 Detroit – so we want to keep the holiday feeling
going by giving you free tickets to some of the hottest events coming
up. So enter fast, because these tickets will go fast!
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