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Theatre in Metro Detroit

Looking for a great way to spend your summer evenings? Metro Detroit offers rich cultural experiences in several realms, especially in the world of the theatre. Several different shows are currently running or have just recently opened, and here is a taste of what the area has to offer.   Tipping Point Theatre, in Northville,…

GeoCaching

Have you heard of this new craze? GeoCaching, it’s real life scavenger hunts. There is an app that you can download to your smart phone that has pin pointed all the Geo’s. The user that left them there will usually leave a hint to help you to find the items. The items can include anything…

New age dating!

For the people out on the market… How are you picking up a date for tonight? Did you know that there is 54,250,000 single people in the U.S. 41,250,000 are turning to online dating to meet their match! As Americans, we keep a busy schedule and look to the sites to shift through the wrong…

Up Coming Events!

I hope you all have been having a great week; I know I’ve been!!! Seems as though the weather will be nice for the next couple of days going in to the weekend and I wanted to share some local events going on   MACAU / CASINO NIGHT @ MON JIN LAU Mon Jin Lau…

Featured Art in Detroit for July

  Throughout July several art exhibits are opening for the first time to the public, and some are nearing the end of their run. Here’s a sneak peak into some of the art exhibits Metro Detroit is currently offering:   The Flint Institute of Art is featuring an exhibit entitled About Face: Portraiture Through Time…

Orange Is The New Black OBSESSION!

And that is exactly what it is…an obsession like you wouldn’t believe! I didn’t see Season 1 until probably 2 months ago. That’s when it all started. I literally watched all 13 episodes within maybe 3 days! At an hours each, you can imagine how little else I did during that time! On June 6,…

Royal Oak Music City: March

Built in 1928, the Royal Oak Music Theatre started out as a grand movie house typical of its era. Though it still hosts the occasional movie, the Royal Oak Music Theatre is now known for much, much more. Comedy nights, private parties, heck, even boxing routinely draws big crowds. What it’s really known for, though,…

Motor City Meltdown: Music for 3/10 – 3/16

Detroit’s known for a lot of things: Cars, cars, and, oh yeah, cars. But wait! There’s more . . . Music! Detroit’s produced as many great musicians as it has cars, easy. And not just the city, but the metro region as a whole. Let’s see what’s happening this week. Monday, 3/10 Arcade Fire at…

1st Annual Hamtramck Music Festival Line-up

Baker Streetcar Bar 21+ Friday 12:45 Pewter Cub 11:45 Six and the Sevens 10:45 Bricktown Station 09:45 Bison Machine 08:45 Humming House Saturday 12:30 Oak Bones 11:30 Characteristics 10:30 Jesus Chainsaw Massacre 09:30 Barrel Brothers Street Band Cafe 1923 All Ages, wristband vendor through 3/6 Friday 07:15 Little Animal 06:30 Divine Comedians 05:45 Emily Infinity…

Indie Movie Round-up: March

Most every town has a giant movie multiplex but there’s only one Main Art. Independent movie lovers from all over the region felt their pulse quicken a little when they saw the construction begin on the Emagine entertainment complex–directly behind one of Metro Detroit’s longest tenured and most popular art house movie theaters, no less.…

Motor City Meltdown: Music for 3/3 – 3/9

Detroit’s known for a lot of things: Cars, cars, and, oh yeah, cars. But wait! There’s more . . . Music! Detroit’s produced as many great musicians as it has cars, easy. And not just the city, but the metro region as a whole. Let’s see what’s happening this week. Monday, 3/3 Slow Jam Night…

Royal Oak’s Blackfinn Re-opens as Blackfinn Ameripub

If you’re a fan of Royal Oak hotspot Blackfinn, you’ve probably taken a moment and looked around you: Your best friends, single people, big ol’ TVs, and great drinks. Chances are you’ve thought, man, it doesn’t get better than this. Well, guess what: It does. The popular nightlife chain Blackfinn has transformed its Royal Oak…