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detroit cocktail week
Detroit’s first Cocktail Classic launched in 2014, with a respectable 12 bars and restaurants serving drinks alongside a relatively modest brunch. In the fifth year, more than 40 establishments will be mixing it up at Friday’s Cocktail Classic -- and that doesn’t include the dizzying (perhaps literally) schedule of events in the days leading up to the main event. The celebration of local drinks -- and their creators behind the bars -- has grown into an entire Detroit Cocktail Week. The schedule is jam-packed, and includes way too many interesting events for most reasonable people to drink their way through. So we asked Nick
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fun house of style allen park
We’ve seen plenty of home tours in Detroit -- it’s a great way to peek inside stately historic neighborhoods like Boston Edison. But the Weird Homes Tour is something else. The national event, which started in Austin in 2014, has pinpointed some of the most unique interiors around the city and suburbs.
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