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The Detroit Free Press/Talmer Bank Marathon takes place Oct. 15 and 16. Whether it's burgers, pizza or beer you crave after running, Detroit has you covered with these eight Detroit restaurants:

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Rivertown Riverfront at night Bill Bowen

Often times, traveling to another city for a conference means never seeing the outside of the hotel or convention center conference room where it's being held. But if you happen to be in Detroit for a conference at Cobo Center, here are a few ways to spend your free time:

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Metro Detroit has its own O.C.: Oakland County. With premier shopping, amazing restaurants and plenty of culture, it's a great place to explore. Here's an itinerary of possible activities to spend a day in Oakland County – though be warned, a day will only give you a glimpse into all its cities have to offer.

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Fall Beer Festivals

Say it with us - Oktoberfest. Trust us, when a visit to Belgium isn't in the books, a visit to a metro Detroit brewery, restaurant or beer fest will do the trick. Metro Detroit's beer scene has so much to offer. We've assembled some of the best beer events on the horizon this fall so you can make the most of the harvest season. Cheers!

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Detroit Design Festival 2

The season is shifting here in The D, but there still is plenty to do around these parts. Check out our suggestions for 19 things to do in metro Detroit in September

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