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Hometown Tourist Day
Metro Detroiters planning your summer vacations, I have three words for you: Staycation in Detroit! With music, nightlife, restaurants, sports and culture galore, The D has just what you're looking for. Here are just a few of many reasons to spend your next vacation as a hometown tourist. For even more expert advice, attend Discover The D Hometown Tourist Day on May 12 in Cadillac Square for a full exhibitor fair from 11 a.m.-2 p.m.


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Woodward Dream Cruise

Autopalooza is revving up for the 2017 season. Among other fun things to do in Detroit, Detroit car events are a rite of passage for anyone visiting the Motor City and a staple of any Michigander’s calendar.

Here’s a look at the lineup of Autopalooza car cruises, races and shows this season by month.


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St. Patricks Day 1

Irish author Jonathon Swift always said, "May you live all the days of your life," and St. Patrick's Day is no exception. Whether it's luck or not, metro Detroiters landed a pot o' gold when it comes to celebrating St. Patrick's Day this year. Here are eight of many options:


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MotorCityComicCon
If you're keen on staying indoors for the cold winter months, but still want to get out of the house, you're in luck. Metro Detroit plays host to a busy schedule of expos for enthusiasts of all sorts. Here's a look at a few popular shows on the calendar for the first half of 2017.


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4D Cinema 3

Heading to an event at the Palace of Auburn Hills? Don't leave without exploring some of these other local sights and attractions.


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