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Savor Detroit Spring 2018

Hour Detroit's Savor Detroit, a five-night dinner series featuring ten top chefs, took place at the Great Lakes Culinary Center April 23rd-27th, 2018.

Weekend Getaway: July 2018

Weekend Getaway: May 2018

Ovation 60's Beach Party Summer Cruise 2018

On July 11, Infinity-Ovation Yacht Charters hosted a 60's Beach Party aboard its Ovation Yacht. Guest set sail from the Port Detroit Dock in Detroit and enjoyed barbecue, summer sweets, and entertainment from Caribbean Blue. Proceeds from the summer cruise benefited the Brain Injury Association of Michigan.

Acclaimed Mingle Yacht Party 2018

On June 27, Acclaimed Home Care held its annual Mingle Yacht Gala on the Ovation Yacht. Guests sailed along Lake St. Clair and enjoyed cocktails, dinner, and dancing. Proceeds from the ninth mingle yacht gala benefited local charities and organizations.

Don't Miss These Metro Detroit Outdoor Art Fairs

From paintings to photography to ceramics, local visual artists showcase their latest works

10 Things to Do in Metro Detroit This Weekend (July 13-15)

From Motown to alternative rock, there's plenty of local concerts to check out

Everything You Need to Know About Aquavit

Michigan distillers get hygge with a new trend’s distinct Scandinavian accent

Fountain Detroit Opens a Summer Barbecue Hotspot

The Campus Martius Park destination offers a beachside experience

Meet the Detroit Startup Churning Out ‘Adult’ Cotton Candy

Spun Sugar puts spiked and sophisticated spins on the childhood favorite

I Tried to Stop Smoking Through Hypnosis

Hour Detroit Editor Steve Wilke tries an unconventional method of kicking a years-long habit

This Family-Owned Butcher Shop Serves Detroit’s Top Restaurants

Ferndale’s Farm Field Table supplies grass-fed beef that’s a cut above competitors

Your Guide to This Summer’s Music Festivals

10 local concerts to check out this season

Shared Plates: July 2018 Winner

Recipe: Spicy Chorizo and Wild Rice-Stuffed Squid on Golden Raisin Puree with Cumin Almond Brittle

Great Lakes Tower - Harbortown

Add These 6 Titles to Your Summer Reading List

New and notable reads to enjoy through the season

7 Local Brews That Look as Good as They Taste

Celebrate Michigan Craft Beer Month with these artfully designed brews

An Hour With ... Elise Tate

Co-Founder, Golden Future Foundation

Meet the Makers: Corbé

The Detroit ceramics studio balances innovation and tradition through pottery

Best of Detroit Party 2018

Hour Detroit's Best of Detroit Party 2018

On June 29, Hour Detroit brought the Best of Detroit issue to life at the 13th annual Best of Detroit Party at Eastern Market. Guests enjoyed the flavors, sounds, and fashions of Hour Detroit’s Best of Detroit winners, as well as live entertainment from Your Generation, Nuclassica and DJ CAPTN20. The evening was hosted by Evrod Cassimy from WDIV Local 4.

Hour Detroit's Best of Detroit Party 2018 Pt. 2

On June 29, Hour Detroit brought the Best of Detroit issue to life at the 13th annual Best of Detroit Party at Eastern Market. Guests enjoyed the flavors, sounds, and fashions of Hour Detroit’s Best of Detroit winners, as well as live entertainment from Your Generation, Nuclassica and DJ CAPTN20. The evening was hosted by Evrod Cassimy from WDIV Local 4.

Best of Detroit Party 2018 Pt. 2

10 Things to Do in Metro Detroit This Weekend (July 6-8)

See a magician perform death-defying feats, celebrate National Fried Chicken Day, rock out at a concert, and more

Cocktail Recipe: Aquavit Gimlet

Long Road Distillers recommends a twist on the classic

Manchester United, Liverpool F.C. to Face Off in Ann Arbor

U-M will host the International Championship Cup match in July

10 Metro Detroit Art Exhibits to Visit This Summer

Between beach days and weekend getaways, make time to stop by local installations

EyesOn Design Brunch 2018

On June 17, EyesOn Design held its annual automotive design exhibition and Private Eyes brunch at the Edsel and Eleanor Ford House in Grosse Pointe Shores. The 31st annual exhibit highlighted "Design Inspiration and Influences" and was followed by brunch on the front lawn of the Ford House. Proceeds benefited Henry Ford Health System's Detroit Institute of Ophthalmology, which helps support and educate the visually impaired.

Annual Founder's Day and Golf Outing 2018

On June 8, Orchard Lake Schools held its annual Founder's Day and Golf Outing. The day's events began with golf and breakfast at Pine Knob Golf Course in Clarkston. The 66th annual event continued at St. Mary's Preparatory in Orchard Lake with boat rides, live entertainment, and a Sunset Party. Proceeds from the event benefited Orchard Lake Schools.

A Local Shop Makes the Case for Rolled Ice Cream

I-CE-NY is the go-to spot for this new trend

Molly's Picks: Folk Detroit and Lumen Detroit

Restaurant veteran Molly Abraham noshes around town, tracking down some top spots

Food Recipe: Banitsa

Due Venti’s head chef recreates a flaky family favorite

Contributors: July 2018

Hour Detroit, July 2018

(Not So) Great Expectations?

Letter from the Editor, July 2018

Outdoor Entertaining: Put the ‘Great’ in Your Party on the Lake

Sophisticated recipes, guides, and tips for a nautical brunch

Your Biggest Questions About Sunscreen, Answered by a Pro

From how often to apply to the ingredients that make it work, a local dermatologist tells all

50 Years Later: A Look Back at the Tigers’ 1968 World Series Win

The underdog team staged a mighty comeback during the historic season

Review: An Inside Look at the Newly Restored Detroit Club

The once elusive location returns with an exquisite menu and opulent interior

Could These Minimalist Pieces Be the Future of Furniture?

Floyd Detroit is crafting beds, tables, and desks that are meant to last

Detroiter Brunch Summer Cruise 2018

On June 17, Infinity-Ovation Yacht Charters hosted its Detroiter Brunch Summer Cruise at Port Detroit Dock in Detroit. Guests boarded the Ovation yacht for an afternoon brunch, complete with champagne, mimosas, and more. A portion of the proceeds benefited the Autism Alliance of Michigan.

St. Anne's Mead Breakfast with the Bishop 2018

On June 8, St. Anne's Mead held its second annual Breakfast with the Bishop event at the Detroit Athletic Club in Detroit. The morning event featured Bishop Wendell N. Gibbs of the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan as the keynote speaker. Proceeds from the event benefitted St. Anne's Mead in its efforts to provide high quality care in assisted living, nursing care, and memory care.

Summerfest: Reggae on the River 2018

On June 6, Infinity and Ovation Yacht Charters began its Summer Cruise Series with its Summerfest: Reggae on the River cruise at the Port Detroit Dock in Detroit. The sold out cruise featured a Jamaican-inspired four-course strolling dinner, tropical cocktails, and live entertainment from Caribbean band, Roots Vibration. The Summer Cruise Series partners with the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy to preserve and maintain a beautiful riverfront all year long.

River Blast Infinity Cruise 2018

On June 25, Infinity-Ovation Yacht Charters held its annual River Blast Summer Cruise at the Jefferson Beach Marina in St. Clair Shores. Guests boarded The Infinity and enjoyed cocktails, savory and sweet bites, and a DJ while the Detroit Ford Fireworks lit up the night sky.

Capuchin Soup Kitchen Souper Summer 2018

On June 16, the Capuchin Soup Kitchen held its 37th annual Souper Summer event at Comerica Park in Detroit. Attendees enjoyed a performance from the Capuchin Soup Kitchen Choir, a fireworks show, and raffles from Ahee Jewelers. Proceeds from the free event benefited the Capuchin Soup Kitchen.

Q&A: Douriean Fletcher, Jewelry Designer for ‘Black Panther’

During a visit to Detroit, the creative will give a behind-the-scenes look at the film’s accessories

10 Things to Do in Metro Detroit This Weekend (June 29 - July 1)

Slap on the sunscreen and enjoy the sunny weather this weekend at one of these metro Detroit events

Traveling? Here Are 10 Bed and Breakfasts to Visit in Michigan

Your next home-away-from-home is just a short road trip away

10 Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit (June 22-24)

Celebrate the official start of summer at these local events

Detroiters Will Soon Be Able to Buy Cookies from a Vintage Milk Truck

Ferndale’s Detroit Cookie Company is preparing a 1967 Divco truck to sell ice cream sandwiches, coffee, and cookies on the go

Pain Pain Go Away

Top Dentists 2018

June Food News: Openings, Closings, and Events

Your monthly serving of what’s new in Detroit’s dining scene

St. Joseph Mercy Oakland Spring Spectacular 2018

On May 10, St. Joseph Mercy Oakland held its annual Spring Spectacular event at the Townsend Hotel in Birmingham. The event began with a cocktail reception with special guest speaker, Matthew Stafford, and featured a formal dinner, program, and afterglow. Proceeds from the event benefited the Remote Specialist Visiting Providers.

Leelanau Wineries to Celebrate Wine Pioneer Bernie Rink

The former owner of now-shuttered Boskydel Vineyards will be honored during a July tribute

Punk Graphics, Shepard Fairey Exhibits to Debut at Cranbrook Art Museum

Galleries will feature DIY-style posters, zines, and album covers

Quality Cuisine Meets Karaoke at this Madison Heights Favorite

168 KTV Bistro brings serious dining and Asian pop-culture to Detroit

10 Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit (June 15-17)

Your weekly dose of things to do around the city

What Dads Really Want for Father's Day

We asked metro Detroit fathers dads what they want on their big day

Thanks for Making Me Look Good!

Letter from the Editor, June 2018

Contributors: June 2018

Hour Detroit, June 2018

6 Food Bloggers to Follow According to Chow Down Detroit

Metro Detroit’s biggest foodie shares the top accounts on his timeline

Detroit’s Ford Fireworks Celebrate 60 Years

The annual show will light up the riverfront on June 25

The Vegan 'Ice Cream' Even Non-Vegans Will Love

Allergy conscious and delicious, The Ice Cream Plant is quickly growing fans in metro Detroit

3 Tips for Prepping Your Patio This Summer

Interior designer Jimmy Angell offers expert pointers for the season

Meet the Makers: Signifier Signs

Neon artist, George Vidas, steps into the spotlight

The Way It Was

Crowley’s Mezzanine Tea Room, 1941

Detroiters Share Memories, Pay Tribute to Anthony Bourdain

The late chef and TV host will be remembered for his penchant for food, culture, and for his affinity for the city of Detroit

Drybar Opens Its First Michigan Salon in Downtown Birmingham

The ultimate blowout experience has (finally) arrived

10 Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit (June 8-10)

Comedy shows, concerts, outdoor markets, and more are headed to metro Detroit this weekend

A Family of ‘Foodies’ Share Their Ramadan Traditions

What Iftar looks like for the social media savvy Sareinis

Father’s Day Activities for Every Type of Dad

Celebrate your pop with experiences perfectly fit for him

Cinetopia Film Festival Opening Night Party 2018

On May 31, the Michigan Theater Foundation held an opening night party for its annual Cinetopia Film Festival at the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor. Exclusive to passholders, sponsors, and special guests, the event kickstarted the 10-day film festival with the premiere of Bo Burnham's film, "Eighth Grade." Following the screening, attendees were invited to participate in a post-film Q&A session with Bo Burnham. Cinetopia is a nonprofit organization that strives to bring the best of global film festivals to Southeast Michigan.

How Custom Bikes Are Changing Lives

Beaumont’s Bike Day program helps special needs children

3 Must-See Films at This Year’s Arab Film Festival

The annual event aims to amplify the voices of marginalized communities and give perspective to issues faced by the Arab world

Lake Michigan Shore Wine Festival Makes its Move

Crowds drive event’s switch to larger grounds

Molly's Picks: Fist of Curry and The Greek Restaurant & Bar

Restaurant veteran Molly Abraham noshes around town, tracking down some top spots

Cocktail Recipe: Strip and Go Naked

A refreshing tiki classic from Lost River in Detroit

Recipe: Bucatini alla Carbonara

A celebrity chef spurred The Fed’s Jakobi Voorheis’ interest in cooking

Men: Take Action to Improve Your Health

An Hour With... Tim Zajaros

Co-founder, Armory Films

Shared Plates: June 2018 Winner

Recipe: Homemade Pasta Carbonara

Organizers of Motor City Pride Reflect on What ‘Pride’ Means to Them

What the annual two-day event – and the word itself – really means. And what it doesn’t.

Benefactor Bash for Sunset at the Zoo 2018

On May 22, the Detroit Zoological Society held its Benefactor Bash at the home of Karen and Matt Cullen. Guests enjoyed cocktails and appetizers. As part of an annual tradition, guests left the event with a stuffed animal and baked goods. This year's plush giveaway was a giraffe and a safari-themed cookie basket. The event raised awareness for the upcoming "Sunset at the Zoo" benefit event.

Pope Francis Center Fundraising Dinner 2018

On May 16, the Pope Francis Center held its 2nd annual fundraising dinner at the MGM Grand Ballroom in Detroit. The event began with Holy Mass celebrated by the evening's guest and honoree, Cardinal Joseph Tobin, CSsR. Attendees enjoyed an evening of cocktails, auctions, and dinner, hosted by WDIV's Chuck Gaidica. Proceeds from the event benefited the Pope Francis Center.

Mission of Mercy Gala 2018

On May 18, the Servants of Jesus of The Divine Mercy held its annual Mission of Mercy Gala at the Divine Mercy Center in Clinton Township. The fifth annual event began with Holy Mass celebrated by Bishop Gerard Battersby followed by a dinner and program. Proceeds benefited the Divine Mercy Center.

A Look Inside Bob’s Jukebox Emporium

Morningside resident Bob Welke is the man to call for vintage music machine repairs, restorations, and more

Checking in With Electric Six

With more than 20 years in the business and 14 albums under their collective belts, a cult-favorite band rocks on

4 Years In the Making, Planet Ant's Sci-Fi Rock Opera Takes Off

Meet the costumers, composers, and performers who made it happen

Getting Ready with a Drag Queen

Emma Sapphire gives a behind-the-scenes look at a pre show beauty routine

Blown Summer Style Challenge: Be Brave With This Season's Sheer Fabrics

Billowy silhouettes and scintillating jewelry create an ethereal appeal

Best of Detroit 2018

Our reader's picks for the Best of Detroit winners in food, drink, leisure, people, and services

10 Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit (June 1-3)

Kick off the month with comedy shows, country music, street fairs, and more

An Expert’s Guide to Summer Grilling

Chef Keri Winne offers insight for barbecue season

6 Must-Visit Doughnut Destinations in Metro Detroit

A half-dozen locations to indulge on National Doughnut Day

11 Metro Detroit Eateries to Visit on National Hamburger Day

May 28 — Mark your calendars

15 Things to Do This Weekend in Metro Detroit (May 25-28)

Enjoy parades, fairs, outdoor activities, and more this Memorial Day weekend

A Quick Look at the 2018 Movement Music Festival

Highlights, headliners, and more to expect at this weekend’s event

6 Minutes with Betsey Johnson

The famed fashion designer unveiled her latest assortment of clothing and accessories at Somerset Collection

Cruise In for a Cause 2018

On May 10, the Cutler Group, LLC and Henry Ford's SandCastles held its annual Cruise In for a Cause event at the Aston Martin/Bentley Lamborghini/Maserati of Troy dealership. Guests enjoyed test driving exotic cars, wine tastings, and more. Proceeds from the event benefited Henry Ford SandCastles grief support program, which offers support services to children and families who have lost a loved one.