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Shell Eco-marathon

Detroit’s automotive industry is innovating in the field of energy efficiency, but it’s not just the Big Three working for change.

The annual Shell Eco-Marathon is a car event that brings together student teams from around the world that will design, build, test and ultimately drive some ultra-energy-efficient vehicles. The unique competition measures which team can develop a vehicle that travels the farthest using the equivalent of one liter of fuel.

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Woodward Dream Cruise

Autopalooza is revving up for the 2016 season. Among other fun things to do in Detroit, Detroit car events are a rite of passage for anyone visiting the Motor City and a staple of any Michigander’s calendar.

Here’s a look at the lineup of Autopalooza car cruises, races and shows this season by month.

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Bunnyville - Kids with Craft - Jennie Miller

Detroit’s events calendar is filled with fun ways to celebrate Easter this month — whether your bunny crew is old or young. Don your bonnet, grab your basket and choose something age appropriate from the list below.

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DIA InsideOut
Spring won’t just bring warmer weather to metro Detroit. It also comes with the opening of several new family-friendly exhibits at local venues. They’re perfect if you’re looking for a different way to spend an afternoon — and let you add a bit of education to your family outing.

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Fox Marquee Olympia Entertainment

March is packed with things to see and do from parades to shows to expos. Plan your next trip to metro Detroit around any — or all — of these events:

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