Category Archives: City Life

Wayne State University Farmers Market Today

Wondering what your going to eat for lunch today? Well look no further because the Farmers Market is back. The Farmers Market is every Wednesday on Wayne State’s campus at 5201 Cass Avenue in front of the Prentis Hall. The Farmers Market has a wide variety of fresh, fruits, vegetables, herbs,eggs, salads, flowers and much more! This is the fifth year the Farmers Market has been at Wayne State University so head over there so we can continue to make it a success .

Weekend Plans

With all the events happening in Metro Detroit,  it is getting difficult deciding where to go!  Here are some events to help you out, and make planning your weekend a bit easier.

2012 Chevrolet Belle Isle Detroit Grand Prix (6/1-3/12)

The Grand Prix is back in the Motor City! The track spreads 2.1 miles across the Belle Isle Park Road Course. National radio coverage can be heard on IMS Radio Network and Sirius satellite XM Radio Channel 94.  For more info check out the Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix website.

Motor City Pride (6/2-3/12)

The festival is the largest LGBT event in Michigan, and the festival  starts today at Hart Plaza. Doors open at 1:00PM, and festivities begin at 2:00 PM.  The parade begins at 11:00 AM tomorrow at Fort & Griswold heading down to Hart Plaza. Motor City Pride will have performances by Kimberly Cole, Duane the Teenage Weirdo, Kenneth Thomas, Miz Korona, and many more! Check out the Motor City Pride website for more info.

Detroit’s Big Crush (6/2/12)

This afternoon The Detroit Area Art Deco Society will be hosting a wine stroll. The stroll will make stops at 10 of Detroit’s most notable architectural locations. The day will be filled with food, art , and specific wine for each venue. The event ends at 4PM so get your tickets fast. Visit Detroit Area Art Deco Society for ticket information.

Corktown Historical Home and Garden Tour (6/3/12)

Tour the historical Corktown neighborhood, and learn about some of it’s hidden gems. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $12 or for $15 the day of at the Gaelic League. Visit the Corktown Historic site for a preview and more information on the event.

DEMF 2012

Are you pumped about your summer plans? Did you miss the opportunity to go on a vacation, or are you swamped with summer classes? Well don’t worry because DEMF is right around the corner and yes it is in Detroit!! DEMF is a three day electronic music festival held in the heart of Detroit it is taking place May 26th to May 28th don’t miss out!!

DEMF 2012

There are so many hot upcoming events in Detroit this summer. You don’t want to miss out on the 36 hour party at Hart Plaza. That’s right the Detroit Electronical Music Festival is here again and it is bigger and better with 58 new acts including AraabMuzik, Brian Gillespie, Phstek, Sbtrkt and many more!


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