Something delicious is happening here in Detroit! We’ve got fresh, local fare and faraway influences to tempt your taste buds.
Multiple personalities make for plenty of fun at the corner of Main and 5th in Royal Oak. Watch the game or experience dueling pianos while dining at upscale grill 526 Main, or join the party upstairs at Mexican cantina Tequila Blue.
Chic, landmark boutique hotel offers 124 renovated guestrooms and suites with elegant but modern touches, close to downtown Detroit attractions like Ford Field and the Fisher Theatre. On-site signature restaurant, meeting spaces, free Wi-Fi and upscale amenities, performers Thursdays-Saturdays (check site for scheduled performers).
Who isn’t fascinated by these magical creatures? Learn about the butterfly’s life cycle and walk amongst fluttering butterflies (they may even land on you!). $3 plus museum admission. Jan. 11-June 1.
Featuring all things floatable, the Spring Boating Expo foretells of warmer days ahead—days spent kayaking on meandering rivers or buzzing across glassy lakes on a personal watercraft. Come and check out the latest in watercraft and boating goods. March 3-16. $8, children 12 and under free.
We love all things automobile around here, and hot rods make our hearts throb. Autorama blends hot rods, specialty and concept cars, competition vehicles and more with demonstrations, entertainment and celebrity appearances. March 7-9. Tickets $19; kids 6-12, $5; kids 5 and under free.