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  • Time travel to the 16th century at the 37th annual Michigan Renaissance Festival. Aug. 20-Oct. 2.

  • Fish Lake St. Clair and reel in that elusive big one. Full of muskie, walleye and Northern pike.

  • Experience urban recreation on Detroit’s Dequindre Cut, now expanded from Gratiot to Mack avenues.

  • Make your way to Hart Plaza, the heart of Detroit’s live music events and festivals.

  • See rare and magnificent automobiles at Concours d'Elegance at the Inn at St. John’s. July 29-31.

Things to Do in Detroit

Got your sights set on Detroit? Good move. Metro Detroit is humming with so many things to do, that packing a ton of fun into a well-deserved escape will be a total cinch - especially if you use this section to sketch out your to-do list of events and attractions.

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"I love Detroit. My husband and I go there for the famous Detroit Jazz Festival and for other shows and concerts. The people are friendly, the food is great and the hotels welcome you with open arms - even the weather stays good for us." ~Louise H.

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