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Thanksgiving Parade Route

Thanksgiving Parade Route

With all the M1 Rail construction, it would be easy to get a little confused about this year’s route for America’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. Although the road work has not significantly altered the route – the parade will travel its traditional path down Woodward Ave. – there are three areas where it will narrow called […]

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Breakfast Spots With A View Of The Parade

Breakfast Spots With A View Of The Parade

America’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is one of our favorite holiday traditions. Tomorrow morning, we’ll be joining thousands of metro Detroiters and folks from all around the region on Woodward Ave., watching the 88th annual parade go by (and maybe sticking around for some football afterward). The weather is predicted to be chilly, and we predict […]

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Friends Potato Chips

Friends Potato Chips

When you think of farm-to-table food, potato chips might not be the first thing that comes to mind. But one small batch, local producer is making them a reality. We first fell in love with Friends Potato Chips at Parker Street Market, but they’ve been popping up in other shops around the city. You can […]

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Five Spots to Beat the Tree Lighting Crowds Tonight

Five Spots to Beat the Tree Lighting Crowds Tonight

It really starts to feel like the holidays when Campus Martius lights up its Christmas tree. Those 19,000 twinkling and dancing lights just make everything more festive. They’re hosting their annual tree lighting ceremony tonight, lighting up a gorgeous 60-foot tall Norway Spruce (made even taller because it’s perched on top of the fountain itself). […]

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Railroad Gin Popup Dinner

Railroad Gin Popup Dinner

Gin’s complex origins go all the way back to the Middle Ages, when the Dutch started adding juniper berries to distilled malt wine and calling it medicine. British officers stationed in India during the 1850s mixed the stuff with quinine pills and tonic water to fend off Malaria. It was popularized by William of Orange […]

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Keep Growing Detroit

Keep Growing Detroit

Call us crazy, but we actually really enjoy cooking for a crowd on holidays like Thanksgiving. It’s the shopping – the crowds, the parking, the fighting-for-that-last-box-of-Stove-Top-stuffing – that we don’t love. So we were excited to find a one-stop, no-shopping option for our Thanksgiving veggies. And all the veggies are local, to boot. Keep Growing […]

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YumVillage Popup at One Woodward

YumVillage Popup at One Woodward

  For one night only, Executive Chef Jeff Rose of CAYA Smokehouse Grill is leaving his Wolverine Lake kitchen and heading to Detroit. This Thursday he’ll be serving four courses of yumminess at a special popup dinner at One Woodward, presented by YumVillage. Jeff was the opening chef at Michael Symon’s Roast, and has worked […]

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Art for the Holidays at Detroit Artists Market

Art for the Holidays at Detroit Artists Market

  This Friday, we’re getting a head start on our holiday shopping (and maybe picking up a few treats for ourselves). The Detroit Artists Market (DAM) is opening its doors for their annual Art for the Holidays exhibition. Every year, through November and December, the DAM transforms into a holiday shopping wonderland. They’re kicking things […]

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Katoi Chef’s Table

Katoi Chef’s Table

This Saturday, Nov. 8, you can join an exclusive Chef’s Table experience with one of Detroit’s hottest popups. Katoi – the team responsible for one of our favorite food trucks – is hosting a very special pop up dinner inside the Two James Spirits distillery in Corktown. Their Thai influenced menu features five courses of […]

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Detroit’s Haunted Bars

Detroit’s Haunted Bars

We love a good ghost story on Halloween: tales of restless spirits, phantoms, spectors, grim grinning ghosts – still haunting the places they loved most when they were alive. There are spots all across the city where you hear real life ghost stories, and maybe even spot an apparition or two. Read on for four […]

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