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Labatt Games

Assemble your squad and get ready to compete for undomesticated glory at the 2016 Summer Labatt Undomesticated Games in Detroit, Saturday, July 23 at Belle Isle Park.

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African World Festival blog

Spend a summer in metro Detroit and you'll feel you've traveled the globe. This summer's roster of metro Detroit cultural festivals and events prove the strong traditions of our history live on – in food, music, handmade crafts, artwork and dance. From pierogi or meatball eating competitions to musical performances from local and national legends, plan your ultimate staycation now. No passport required.

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Renaissance Festival

Want to know what it was like to live in the ages of Knights of the Round Table, fair maidens and juggling jesters? Find out at the Michigan Renaissance Festival. Here are a few things to know before you go. 

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 Have some fun in (and out) of the sun with these 26 things to do in July in metro Detroit.

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Top 10 Detroit 10

Here at Visit Detroit, we're crazy for top 10 lists. So just in case you missed them the first time around, we're offering a repeat of some of our enduring favorites. Peruse all 10 of these top 10 lists and you'll be well versed on The D.

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