Experiences In The D | The Blog for Visit Detroit

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When the temperatures soar in Detroit, there's nothing more refreshing than an expertly crafted summer drink served up in a memorable setting. From the Detroit River views to hidden tiki patios, we've compiled the big list of summer drinks to cool off as the mercury rises.

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Take a step back to the 16th century and discover what life was like during the Medieval era, when royalty ruled the land and a hierarchy determined your social status. Walk the grounds of the City of Holly in the State of Michigan and talkth to thy neighbor about good eats, the day's joust or sightings of the queen. Roam the shops and enjoy entertainment as we talk about the experience that is: The Michigan Renaissance Festival.

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QLine blog

Soon, you won't have to move your car every time you want to change venues along Woodward Avenue. That's because, by this time next year, you'll be able to hop on Detroit's new streetcar lineQLine, which will link Detroit in a way not experienced in nearly 60 years.

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Grab the family, head to The Henry Ford, roll up your sleeves and make something at Maker Faire Detroit 2016. 

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Detroit's food scene is undoubtedly expanding, but most don't realize that retail in The D is also on the rise. Whether you are in need of something specific or just browsing for fun, check out this list, which includes 10 new and cool Detroit stores. 

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