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National Beer Day
Michigan has earned a reputation as the Great Beer State, and Detroit brewers are second to none when it comes to making some of Michigan’s best — and most original — beer. Whether you’re a microbrew aficionado or new to the craft beer movement, Detroit’s eclectic mix of beer styles will suit any palate. If you’re looking to tip back a few pints, here are 10 of Detroit’s best microbreweries.


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If you've been keeping a list of buzzy new Detroit restaurants to try out, it's probably getting longer every week. The last few years have seen an explosion of metro Detroit dining options, from laid-back breakfast to comfort food and craft cocktails. Whatever your tastes or budgets, you'll find something to suit your appetite.


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America's most popular snack food — the potato chip — is recognized each year on March 14 (aka National Potato Chip Day). But did you know potato chips were developed by accident?


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NationalMargaritaDay
Who's ready to raise a glass to sunnier days ahead? A perfect margarita should do the trick. In Detroit, you're never far from a chance to sip this classic cocktail. As National Margarita Day approaches in Detroit, we found the best places try a margarita in Detroit this Feb. 22:


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This year, Feb. 28 is Fat Tuesday, the last day before the season of Lent where many Christians refrain from indulgent treats. For Detroiters it’s better known as Paczki Day, when local bakeries serve up dozens of traditional Polish pastries as a last chance to enjoy a sweet treat. Whether or not you observe Lent, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to try a “paczek,” as a single Paczki is called.


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