ICYMI our girl C-Money was on Fox 2's "the Nine" this morning talking about the hot spots in the D over the next few weekends. I know a lot of people spent time traveling over the 4th of July, so it's time to catch a little recoup in the city. Fear Not, we've got the party deets covered right here on le blog.
July 13th-15th— The Pig & Whiskey Festival in Ferndale is one of the best summer celebrations. It’s an epic block party with booze, BBQ and live music. Expect to hear cool music, eat food from Michigan’s best BBQ joints and explore a variety of whiskey options. They have a special ticket packages available to buy in advance online and general tickets available at the event. However, the festival itself is free to attend and all ages are welcome.
July 13th-15th— This weekend is also 39th year for Art in The Park in Plymouth. This is the 2nd largest art fair in Michigan welcoming more than 400 artists from around the country. Plan on a weekend of live entertainment, shopping, food and art. Plymouth is such a picturesque, walkable town with plenty of great restaurants too. This is a family-friendly event that everyone can enjoy! Keep in mind the town will be busy, so plan on paying for parking.
July 20- 22nd— Want to have tons of fun for a great cause? Don’t miss the 7th annual Michigan Glass Project benefitting Art Road Nonprofit, and organization that is actively returning art classes to Detroit Public Schools. Expect three days of live glass blowing, live music on two stages, live painters and over 80 food and drink vendors all to raise funds for a good cause. All ages are welcome and children under 12 are free. All other attendees can purchase tickets online for $30.
July 28 & 29— Mo Pop Festival 2018 at the West Riverfront Park is one spectacular outdoor summer concert. This year’s headliners include: Bon Iver, The National, St. Vincent and Portugal. The Man. There will be an arcade, craft bazaar, drinks and a food truck alley to add to the great music experience. Tickets are available online and all children under 12 are free with a ticketed adult.
Have fun my weekend warriors,
xoxo Lately with Lo