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Special occasion or not, wine not celebrate in Detroit? The following wine bars (and other locations) are only 12 of many you should frequent in The D.

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New Years at Campus Martius Park

On New Year’s, Detroit will celebrate 2015’s progress and the promise of a prosperous 2016. But first, it’s time to party! Guest blogger Candice Simons of Brooklyn Outdoor offers up some festive suggestions for where to ring in the New Year.

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Skating Matt Schwedt

So often when traveling for business, the only sights seen are the inside of the conference hall and mini fridge. But just a short trip out into the city between seminars can be rewarding — yes, even in winter. Detroit has plenty to occupy visitors, so long as you pack a warm coat or comfortable shoes.

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Pistons Trilogybeats313

The Palace of Auburn Hills, home of the three-time NBA champion Detroit Pistons, is the No. 1 venue in metro Detroit for hoops and has remained one of the most state-of-the-art arenas in the world since its inception in 1988. This winter will present numerous opportunities for you to experience the electricity of a basketball game at The Palace. Here’s a list of the best upcoming action on the court:

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Hot Chocolate Gayles Chocolates
A cup of hot chocolate can provide much-needed warmth on chilly days. And while plenty of places can mix a packet of powdered cocoa with hot water and top it with whipped cream, a few metro Detroit spots make it truly worth your while to venture out for a cup of chocolaty goodness.

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