August Michigan Events Perfect to End the Summer

Summer may be winding down, but Michigan sure isn’t! Celebrating summer – even if it’s the end – means that every weekend is full of festivals to enjoy the last rays of warm sunshine. Before you head back to school or pull out your sweaters from the attic, be sure to check out some of the […]

Michigan Event Roundup: February Edition

Event Roundup |The Awesome Mitten

It’s that time of year again; it’s sort of cold but sort of warm and so you don’t know what to do with your free time. Spring is just around the corner and after a long winter, cabin fever is starting to set in. February is the month of slushy snow and little candy hearts […]

Celebrating Detroit’s Food Culture

Detroit’s small businesses and entrepreneurs are thriving, perhaps especially restaurants and food-focused ventures. However, 2014 has been called the year of the restaurant and the trend continues in 2015. This Eater Detroit overview presents 15 of the most notable recent restaurant openings of 2014. Places like Selden Standard, Antietam, and Wright & Co. offer incredible, […]

Letter from the Editor: Endless Winter

Dearest Michiganders, A word to the wise: the best way to shake these endless winter blues is to sweat. A lot. I’ve been up in the gym just workin’ on my fitness this month, folks, and I must say that it’s working wonders for my mood. It helps me smile through all the grayness and […]

Detroit Restaurant Week: The Whitney

As you may have read earlier this week, Detroit Restaurant Week is fast approaching. And while the enormous line-up may be a source of excitement for some, for those of us who consider ourselves sub-par decision makers, the list seems daunting. Staring at so many amazing choices, I find myself wondering how to choose. If […]

Detroit Restaurant Week

It isn’t often that fine dining and affordability are synonymous concepts. However, with the upcoming Detroit Restaurant Week, Metro-Detroiters will be able to experience the exception to that rule. Beginning April 19th, Detroit Restaurant Week, presented by Shinola Detroit, offers patrons the opportunity to experience some of Detroit’s most luxurious restaurants at a nominal price. […]