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After you take in the shiny new models and futuristic concept cars this month at the North American International Auto Show, mark your calendar for a taste of car culture from the other side of the spectrum at Detroit Autorama Feb. 24-26.

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Whether you’ll be in town visiting family or are local and looking to start new traditions, there’s no shortage of ways to celebrate the holidays in The D. Here are 10 ideas for how to make the most of this holiday season.

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Calendars book fast around the holiday season but we’ve got seven events for which you’ll want to save the date!

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Nothing gets metro Detroiters in the holiday spirit quite like festive lights. Whether you like to start celebrating in November or prefer to hold off until closer to the holiday season, these four metro Detroit holiday light displays are guaranteed to get you in a light, festive mood:

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Finding a family-friendly spot in metro Detroit isn't hard to do — there are plenty to choose from! But knowing the best hotels that will keep your kiddos entertained after you've left said attraction can be trickier. Here are a few family-friendly hotels to stay at. 

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