Best Dressed and Other Top Hour Detroit Stories

Our 2023 Best Dressed list is here! Plus, other top stories this week including where to get your Thanksgiving meal, a new men’s clothier, and more.
Tracy Walker III, a safety for the Detroit Lions, was included in Hour Detroit's 2023 Best Dressed list. // Photograph by Hayden Stinebaugh

The 2023 Best Dressed List

Our 2023 Best Dressed List represents styles from the conservative-with-a-twist to the bold and flashy. Each honoree is confident in wearing clothes that perfectly express who they are — loud and proud or with soft, simple elegance.

America’s Thanksgiving Day Parade and Turkey Trot in Detroit

Turkey Day is right around the corner, and so is Detroit’s favorite Thanksgiving tradition, America’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. This 97th annual event, which is presented by Gardner White, hits the streets of Detroit on Nov. 23, 2023, with area marching bands, floats, big heads, clowns, and more.

Downtown Detroit Markets Return for 2023 Holiday Season

Bedrock’s Decked Out Detroit initiative is bringing back festive events and experiences to downtown Detroit. The Downtown Detroit Markets and Cadillac Lodge return to Cadillac Square on Nov. 9. Plus, other activities and promotions will also be presented in the coming months.

New Men’s Lifestyle Clothier Opens in New Center

Brothers Darryl and Koven Humes inherited a love of style and fashion from their late father — and it’s that inspiration and passion that drove them to establish Mature, a “distinguished destination for men seeking the perfect blend of fashion and identity,” which has opened a location in Detroit.

Grab a Drink at These 10 Metro Detroit Speakeasies

Prohibition has long been dead, but the speakeasy-style bars of the Prohibition Era are making a comeback. Recently, metro Detroit has seen the revival and opening of several speakeasies — complete with hidden doors and passwords required for entry. These are the ones Hour Detroit has gotten wind of including where to find them, and where needed, how to get in.

Where to Get Thanksgiving Dinner in Metro Detroit

Whether you’re looking for a dine-in experience or a to-go option you can heat up at home, metro Detroit restaurants have Thanksgiving dinner covered. Here’s what 10 local spots are serving up in 2023.

Wayne County Lightfest Kicks Off This November

Wayne County Parks is kicking off the 2023 holiday season with three days of events that culminate in the start of the 30th annual Wayne County Lightfest on Nov. 16, 2023. This year’s drive-thru event will feature five miles of breathtaking displays filled with hundreds of thousands of multi-colored lights, including 50 animated displays.

Carhartt Opens New Pop-Up Location in Midtown

Detroiters looking for quality workwear have another retail option to shop in the city as Carhartt, which is headquartered in Dearborn, announced that a new pop-up retail location opened in Midtown on Nov. 6, 2023.

Culture Calendar: Top Metro Detroit Events for November 2023

Metro Detroit is always so full of events and other fun things to do that it can be tough keeping track of it all. To help you plan your weekend itineraries, we’ve asked Ryan Patrick Hooper, the host of CultureShift on 101.9 WDET to share his top November happenings in the area. Plus, find save the dates for concerts, stage performances, art exhibitions, and much more.

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