News Release

Detroit Titans Fan Fest at Woodward Dream Cruise

The 2012 Woodward Dream Cruise will be in Detroit on Saturday, August 18th and for a second-straight year the Detroit Titans will be right in the middle of the action. Fans are invited to stop by the “Detroit Titan Fan Experience” at 32060 Woodward Avenue (just south of Buddy's Pizza on the east side of Woodward).

In a collaborative effort with National Pastime Sports, Detroit Titan Athletics will provide fans with an interactive setup where you can test your sports skills, hang out with Titan coaches and student-athletes-- past and present-- and take in the sights and sounds of one of Southeast Michigan's most well-known events.

Fans and cruisers will be able to pick up giveaways throughout the event courtesy of Titan Athletics and refuel with Powerade as well as receive complimentary popcorn. Come see Tommy Titan and mingle with the Titan cheer and dance teams.

Schedule of Events

  • 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. - 2012 WNIT participants - Detroit Titans women's basketball team and coaching staff
  • 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Detroit Titan track and field members
  • 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. - Detroit Titans Dance Team (DT2)
  • 1 p.m. – 4 p.m. - 2012 Horizon League Tournament Champions - Detroit Titans men's basketball representatives with members of the coaching staff
  • 3 p.m. – 7 p.m. - Preseason #1 Horizon League team -- Detroit Titans women's soccer members
  • 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. - Strength and Conditioning Session
  • 5 p.m. – 8 p.m. - Men's lacrosse members
  • 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. - Women's lacrosse members

Release date: August 14,2012

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