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Come springtime in Detroit, the city streets will be flooded with costumed revelers preparing to do what they've come to do every year in Midtown - banish the Nain Rouge.


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Eldorado General Store Chris Miele
Michigan Avenue begins in downtown Detroit but its history offers a tale all its own. What we see as a mighty path through Corktown and west dates back to the 1820s. Before it was designated as U.S. 12, this route for pioneers had earned the name Old Chicago Road. Let's take Michigan Avenue block by block and see what it holds today.


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HedwigandtheAngryInch
The energy of a live performance is a great way to shake off the winter doldrums. This spring, Detroit's theater scene boasts shows making their Detroit premiers as well as traditional favorites.


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Michigans Birthday

Today marks Michigan's 180th birthday. To celebrate, our friends at DTE Energy compiled a list of 180 reasons to love Michigan. Here at Visit Detroit, we pulled our 11 favorite metro Detroit-centric facts. Check out 11 reasons to love The D.


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BitterSweet
Winter break offers some down time and a chance to broaden your worldview with one of the spectacular exhibits at local museums in The D. Here's your chance to delve into a plethora of interesting topics or sneak in some fun learning opportunities for kids.


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