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I think we can all agree that summer is passing by all too quickly. Something simply must be done! So your mission — should you choose to accept it — is to fit in as much outdoor fun as possible in the month of August. And with an action-packed mid-month lineup, Detroit is just the place to do it!

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The streets of Shelby Township may range far and wide, but the local flair and small town feel make it the perfect place to spend a day.

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We love Detroit, but we’re not the only ones; these stories from travel writers are five reasons Detroit is worth celebrating. And, as a bonus, we’ve added a Storify of memories from Detroit’s 313th birthday.

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The much-anticipated M-1 Rail and the Detroit Red Wings Arena have been dominating conversations about Detroit’s revitalization lately.

But while anticipation builds around these longer-term projects, two Detroit park renovations deserve to share some of the spotlight.

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Looking for local produce? Scores of farmers markets around the area are waiting for shoppers like you. Not only will you enjoy the benefits of buying locally grown food, but your purchase will also support local families since the farmers get full retail price on what you buy. Here are five you should check out this weekend:

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