• Bicycling by the Spirit of Detroit
  • Looking at the sky Griswold street signs viewable.
  • Detroit skyline at night

Discover Detroit

The city of Detroit, recently featured by Independent in the UK, is buzzing with new life and activity. Detroit is undergoing a major revitalization, bringing renewed excitement and energy to the area. Visit us and experience first-hand the vibrant cultural and sports scenes, an array of unique shops and stores, and the world-class restaurants making the Motor City such a great place to live and learn. There are all kinds of fun things to do and see: Campus Martius, the Riverwalk, the Slow Roll bike ride and Eastern Market, to name a few. Come experience the real Detroit! 

Things to Do from VisitDetroit.com

Detroit on a Dime

Detroit on a dime. Free Things to do in Detroit

Detroit on a Dime Itinerary

When the Day Goes Dark

When the Day Goes Dark. Nightlife in Detroit

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Ride On! Biking in Metro Detroit

People biking in Detroit

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Thursday April 15, 2021
Revisiting Greektown Restaurant Week
Revisiting Greektown Restaurant Week
Greektown, in partnership with the Detroit Greek Independence Day Parade Committee and the Hellenic Museum ...

Thursday April 08, 2021
Atwater Brewery Offers ‘Shot and a Beer’ Promotion
Atwater Brewery Offers
Detroit, April 7, 2021– Showing its continuing support for on-going COVID-19 vaccinations, Detroit’s Atwater Brewery ...

Thursday April 08, 2021
DETROIT METRO CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU TO PARTICIPATE IN GLOBAL MEETINGS INDUSTRY DAY
DETROIT METRO CONVENTION & VISITORS BUREAU TO PARTICIPATE IN GLOBAL MEETINGS INDUSTRY DAY
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 8, 2021     [Detroit] – Today, the Detroit Metro Convention ...

Wednesday April 07, 2021
Driven to Win: Racing in America presented by General Motors
Driven to Win: Racing in America presented by General Motors
Driven to Win: Racing in America presented by General Motors to Open March 27th inside ...

Wednesday March 24, 2021
RESPECT: An Aretha Franklin Tour Itinerary
RESPECT: An Aretha Franklin Tour Itinerary
A new small-screen biopic, Genius: Aretha is set to debut on National Geographic on March ...

Wednesday March 17, 2021
2021 St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations in metro Detroit
2021 St. Patrick
St. Patrick’s Day is here and for metro Detroiters, it means winter is gone and ...

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Detroit Experience Factory

New to Detroit and ready to explore? The Detroit Experience Factory has a "not your average" tour for you. Both free and ticketed tours will give you an inside look into the neighborhoods, landmarks and businesses that make up Detroit’s past and present. 

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Visit Campus Online, Anytime

Whether you are planning your visit, or awaiting your date to campus, you can always take a sneak peek online with YouVisit. Explore our history and grounds, then scour the vibrant streets of Detroit.

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