Motown sound put Detroit on the map as a music mecca, but we've got much more than that. Blues, techno, gospel, hip-hop and rock 'n' roll ring out from venues all over town, all the time.
Detroit Opera House
Opera, dance and more in a gorgeous setting. (Downtown Detroit District)
DTE Energy Music Theatre
Pick lawn or pavilion to see A-listers perform at this outdoor venue. (Oakland District)
Hamtramck music scene
Small bars, including one aptly named Small's, showcase underground talent.(Downtown Detroit District)
Riverfront concerts range from Movement http://paxahau.com/ to the Downtown Hoedown. http://wycd.radio.com/shows/wycd-downtown-hoedown/ (Downtown Detroit District)
The city's best bet for a live show. Billiards, dancing, and bowling, too. (Downtown Detroit District)
"Hear's" where it all started. (Downtown Detroit District)
You may need your sunglasses at night for the Big Bright Light Show in Rochester, which uses millions of Christmas lights each year in its display.
Delight in the dog days of summer at the Detroit Kennel Club Dog Show, June 20-21. Watch tons of pups perform tricks and compete for prizes.
Summer in metro Detroit is a perfect time for car lovers to fuel their passion for everything automotive. From races and cruises to old-fashion car shows, check the Autopalooza schedule.
Stroll the Detroit riverfront and gaze upon beautiful imagery from local Detroit artists displayed along the way.