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Comerica Park

The Detroit Tigers verse the New York Yankees on Opening Day — Friday, April 8. Our list of bars and grills near Comerica Park will help you make your own game plan of where to start, spend and end your day. Don’t let a minor detail like not having a ticket to the game stop you from coming downtown and joining in the fun.

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Detroit Metro Airport

The great thing about traveling to Detroit for business is that there’s so much you can accomplish right from the airport. With meeting spaces, ways to stay connected with colleagues and ample dining and shopping choices, Detroit Metro Airport (DTW) has all the amenities business travelers need, no matter whether it’s during a quick layover or a few-day stay.

Here are a few tips on how to make the most of your business trip to Detroit:

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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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