Attendees enjoy 41st annual Belleville National Strawberry Festival

TweetBELLEVILLE, Mich. — Food. Fun. Rides. The 41st annual Belleville National Strawberry Festival was a great way to celebrate Father’s Day on Sunday. Over the weekend, temperatures hit 80 degrees with partly cloudy skies and just a few sprinkles. It was cooler than last year’s scorching temperatures when it was in the 90’s. “This is really awesome, it’s a really nice town,” said attendee Michael Stinnette of Ypsilanti, Mich. “This is my first time eating the strawberry shortcake. It’s really good. Anything to do with your dad out in theRead More

PHOTOS: 2017 Detroit Music Weekend along Madison Ave.

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo was LIVE at the first-ever Detroit Music Weekend. It kicked off with Madison Ave. being renamed Aretha Franklin Way in honor of the Motown-based Soul singer. Finally, all of Detroit’s music comes together in one epic festival! Free music concerts on Saturday, June 10th on 4 stages for all ages starting at 11:00am. The weekend also featured a variety of performances including country music’s Josh Gracin, Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels, DJ D-Nice, Zayion McCall & The Crew, Laith Al-Saadi, DMK and many more. For moreRead More

Enhanced Viewing and Access Options Highlight Changes at the 2017 Detroit Grand Prix

TweetDETROIT – As the Chevrolet Detroit Grand Prix presented by Lear draws closer, there are many new opportunities for fans to connect and enjoy the three-day motorsports festival on Belle Isle, June 2-4, 2017. Anyone interested in purchasing tickets and learning more about the event can access the new mobile-friendly Grand Prix website – www.DetroitGP.com.  The fresh look for DetroitGP.com allows for easier usage both on desktop and mobile devices, and fans can easily access all of the great content the Grand Prix has to offer. This includes news fromRead More

46th annual St. Mary’s Polish Country Fair Returns in 2017 with New Interactive Sports Tent, Musical Acts and Online Ticket Purchasing Feature

TweetORCHARD LAKE, Mich. – The official kick-off to summer begins with the 46th annual St. Mary’s Polish Country Fair during Memorial Day Weekend in Orchard Lake, Mich. Hosted and sponsored by the St. Mary’s Preparatory Moms and Dads Club, the fair takes place Friday, May 26 through Monday, May 29, and benefits the students at the more than 130-year-old high school. The St. Mary’s Polish Country Fair is the nation’s largest high school fair, attracting more than 100,000 visitors each year. It is the kick-start to summer fun and sun,Read More

PHOTOS: QLINE (M-1 Rail) Detroit Grand Opening Weekend — Part Two

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo was LIVE in downtown Detroit for the QLINE Grand Opening Festival. QLINE riders will enjoy free rides for our Grand Opening May 12-14. Businesses throughout the Woodward Corridor are also celebrating the start of QLINE operations with promotions beginning May 12. Three festival sites are also offering activities for the entire family at: New Center Park (Grand Boulevard), Wayne State University (Woodward and Warren) and at Campus Martius Park. Downloadable the Schedule at: QLINE Detroit Grand Opening Festivities For more information about Detroit’s new QLINE streetcar, visit www.QLINEDetroit.com.

Honda Brings Stan Mikita’s All-Star Cafe to 2017 Honda NHL All-Star Weekend in Los Angeles

TweetTORRANCE, Calif.  — Honda has partnered with Time Inc.’s Sports Illustrated and Entertainment Weekly to bring three days of exciting sports and entertainment programming to Los Angeles during the 2017 Honda NHL® All-Star weekend. The pop-up event is headlined by Stan Mikita’s All Star Café Presented by Honda celebrating the automaker’s title sponsorship of the 2017 NHL® All-Star Game in Los Angeles. Inspired by Honda’s title sponsorship of the 2017 NHL All-Star Game and nine-year relationship with the National Hockey League, this first-of-its kind, pop-up experience will open to theRead More

Ford Arts, Beats and Eats rises as top Labor Day weekend event in metro Detroit

TweetROYAL OAK, Mich. — The 19th annual Ford Arts, Beats and Eats continues today on the streets of downtown Royal Oak this Labor Day. By the end of the weekend, more than 300,000 people are expected to have passed through the gates to enjoy the wonderful artwork, live music and food choices. Admission is $3 before 5 p.m. and then $5 afterwards. THE ART More than 135 artists from across North America are displaying their works in a variety of different mediums. “My husband is a woodworker and we’ve comeRead More