Need a summer festival fix? Metro Detroit’s many August festivals give you plenty of reasons to get outdoors and celebrate.
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Summer weather and baseball go hand in hand, and most metro Detroiters have made plans to cheer on the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park at least once this season.
But if you’re up for something a little off the beaten baseline, check out the game the way it was originally played — at a Historic Base Ball Game at The Henry Ford. Every Saturday and Sunday through Aug. 23, first pitch is thrown at 1:30 p.m. in the true gentleman’s game played by the rules of 1867.
Metro Detroit is proudly teeming with culture: its food, festivals and, most importantly, its people. The Concert of Colors, Midtown Detroit’s diversity music festival, allows the community to celebrate this diversity. Presented by the Arab American National Museum and now in its 23rd year, this free fest brings together crowds of all cultures to experience music from around the globe.
Some things I’d like to do this summer: