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Basketball Blog

The 2016 Summer Olympic Games begin August 5 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, with athletes from around the world competing in more than 40 categories. For inspired TV viewers who want to play along at home, there are plenty of Olympic games you can train for right here in The D.

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DXF Challenge Blog

Think you know Detroit? Take the Detroit Experience Factory Challenge and become a true Detroiter. Explore 600 bars, restaurants and cafes over three months, making for the ultimate challenge.

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Partridge Creek

What better way to spend the dog days of summer than with your, well, dog? Detroit and its surrounding neighborhoods have plenty of dog-friendly things to do and places to stay. Here's our guide to help you pack a doggy bag and plan your trip — just in time to celebrate National Dog Day Aug. 26.

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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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