Summer

It's 7/11! Celebrate with a Slurpee!

Today is Free Slurpee Day! From 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. today, 7-Eleven stores everywhere will be giving away one small sized Slurpee to every customer that asks (while supplies last of course). And according to a recent Detroit News article, Metro Detroiters consume more Slurpees than any other market in the nation. Faygo and Vernors … Continue Reading →

Beating the Summer Heat…

While Detroit is a pretty cool city, there’s no denying that summer here can get quite hot. Fear not, Detroit is home to many fantastic urban parks, 4 of which will be featured as part of Quicken Loans’ “Summer in the Parks 2015”. This series consists of a wide range of events, from opera shows … Continue Reading →

One of Detroit's finest weekends

It’s easy to tell people that Detroit is a great city and they should come down and find something to experience. It’s quite difficult to get suburbanites and out-of-towners to actually do that, though. There is sometimes fear, maybe even doubt that they will enjoy themselves. Recently, Detroit hosted the Grand Prix on Belle Isle, … Continue Reading →