When it comes to pro sports, Detroit is passionate and is known as the best sports city for fans. Join the crowd to watch, or get in the game yourself.
Get your cheer on in the Motor City
Detroit Tigers baseball http://detroit.tigers.mlb.com/, Detroit Lions football http://www.detroitlions.com/, Detroit Red Wings hockey http://redwings.nhl.com/ or watch the Pistons play b-ball at The Palace in Auburn Hills http://www.nba.com/pistons/splash_120228.html. (Oakland District)
The Mall at Patridge Creek http://www.shoppartridgecreek.com offers outdoor courts. (Macomb District)
The D is the bowling capital of the world. We love uber-hip Garden Bowl http://www.majesticdetroit.com/garden-bowl-open-bowling/ (Downtown Detroit District), Emagine/Star Lanes http://www.emagine-entertainment.com/ (Oakland District) or Lucky Strike http://www.bowlluckystrike.com/locations/michigan/novi/ (Greater Novi District).
Rolling fairways and majestic hardwoods earn Fieldstone http://www.fieldstonegolfclub.com/ consistent "best public course" ranking. (Oakland District)
Lake St. Clair's winds, water and launch areas make a perfect combo http://greatlakeskiteboarding.com (Macomb District)
State parks http://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,1607,7-153-10365---,00.html and metroparks http://www.metroparks.com/ offer miles of hiking, biking, fishing, cross-country skiing, sledding and more.
Hit the slopes, then the lodge, at Mt. Holly Ski and Snowboard Resort http://skimtholly.com/ (Oakland District)
Stop by the Detroit Welcome Center at 2835 Bagley St. for all your travel information. Free maps, information and clean restrooms! Mon. - Fri. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. – Beverly C.
Go cheesy. Go buttery. Go sweet. Choose from more than 10 flavors of freshly made popcorn when you visit Garrett Popcorn Shops in Twelve Oaks Mall. Tins, party packs and seasonal selections.
Get artsy in the heart of West Bloomfield as you observe the handmade works of more than150 sculptors, painters, glassblowers, photographers and more at this fine art show. July 25-26.
A day on the lake is the best way to connect with family and friends. Boat, fish, kayak and just hang out on the magnificent Lake St. Clair.