Spring Events in Detroit

Spring is finally here in the Motor City. It’s time to shed our layers and enjoy everything this beautiful city has to offer.


Festifools

April 12

Downtown Ann Arbor

Festifools

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Get ready to be immersed in the wonderful art scene that is growing in Detroit. The Festifools is a wonderful parade where there are thousands of papier-mâché puppets manned by U of M students.

 

 

Great Lakes Art Fair

April 10-12

46100 Grand River Avenue

Great Lakes Art Fair

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Support local artists by visiting The Great Lakes Art Fair. Don’t worry about getting rained out because it is held indoors so you can enjoy the beautiful artwork at your leisure.

 

 

Zoo Brew

May 7

Detroit Zoo

Zoo Brew

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Enjoy a night tour of the famous Detroit Zoo while sipping on various different beers. Don’t miss out on the zookeeper talks!

 

 

Cycle into Spring

May 9

Maheras Gentry Park

Cycle into Spring

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Support the rehabilitation of the Conner Creek Greenway at the Cycle into Spring event. Last year there were over 600 riders that raised over $8,000. Pre-register to receive a free t-shirt.

 

 

Motor City Comic Con

May 15-17

33228 W. 12 Mile Rd. PMB 286

Motor City Comic Con

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Calling all comic book and science-fiction fans – don’t miss Detroit’s Comic Con. You can get celebrities autographs while dressed up as your favorite characters.

 

 

Flower Day at Eastern Market

May 17

2934 Russell Street

<Flower Day

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Spend the day enjoying one of the country’s largest flower festivals by taking in thousands of species of flowers, shrubbery, and more. Get there early if you want to buy flowers because later in the day you won’t have as much of a selection.

 

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