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)
"My favorite place to excercise is at the Dequindre cut bike trail. It stretches from Gratiot to the riverfront ... you can rent a bike for a few hours at the riverfront. Let the wind blow in your hair. ;)"
~Jay D. -Travel Mentor
Visit the Arctic Ring of Life exhibit at the Detroit Zoo. Voted the largest and best polar bear exhibit in North America.
Enjoy the Sounds of Summer at The Mall at Partridge Creek. Live music in the plaza every evening through Labor Day.
Visit Motown Museum, the muscial birthplace of stars such as Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder, the Supremes and more.