Motown. The Motor City. The D. Whatever you call it, Detroit is a vibrant
city with many fun and exciting things to do and places to visit.
You want culture?
We got it! Detroit has a rich cultural scene, including such
world-respected institutions as the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Detroit
Opera House, Detroit Institute of Arts, and the Fisher and Fox
You want music?
The hometown of such world famous singers as Aretha Franklin, Diana Ross,
Bob Seger, Eminem, the Winans, and Kid Rock, Detroit is teeming with
clubs, bars and concert venues that spotlight homegrown talent as well
as national and international stars.
You want sports?
Detroit loves its sports and has professional teams that are a vital part of
the fabric of Detroit. Generations of metro Detroiters have fond
memories of star players, championship seasons, and electrifying events
from teams in all four major sports leagues: the Detroit Tigers in
Major League Baseball, the Detroit Lions in the National Football
League, the Detroit Pistons in the National Basketball Association, and
the Detroit Red Wings in the National Hockey League. Any season of the
year, if you're a sports fan you can take in a game at Comerica Park,
Ford Field, Joe Louis Arena or The Palace.
Throughout the year, Detroiters look forward to a number of spectacular annual
events. Hydroplane races on the Detroit River, Grand Prix racing on
Belle Isle, the International Freedom Festival Fireworks, the
Thanksgiving Day Parade, Movement Techno Fest, Jazz Fest, CityFest,
Motown Hoedown and River Days.
Come and experience all that Detroit offers. There's something special to see and do for everyone!