Detroit, Michigan

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What Happens When a Flower Artist Goes Big

Botanical artist Lisa Waud’s newest large-scale flower installations support Michigan flower growers—and create a way for Detroit residents and others to learn about the city.

Giving Voice to Women Writers and Chefs

Pop-up dinner or book reading? Detroit journalist Amy Haimerl finds a novel way to focus on female empowerment.

The Best Insider Places to Go in Detroit? We Asked the Locals

On a getaway to Detroit, we turned down our inner travel agent and tuned into the people right in front of us. The takeaway: Plan less, ask more questions and always talk to strangers.

36 Hours in Detroit

Explore the Motor City’s rich history, arts, entertainment, and culture while discovering some of the newer hot spots and the flourishing farm-and-food scene.

Have Flowers, Will Travel

Delivering more than just pretty bouquets, Lisa Waud of the Pot and Box flower truck is changing Detroit’s floriculture scene from the ground up.

How Urban Artists Are Reinventing Detroit

Creative labor is rebuilding the Motor City, one (art) piece at a time.

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Out of the Box: Detroit’s Bon Bon Bon

Crafting funky chocolates in a Rosie the Riveter bandanna and coveralls, Alexandra Clark of Bon Bon Bon gives froufrou candy-making a Detroit-style update. Here’s how.

Top Things to Do on a Budget in Detroit

Low on budget doesn't have to mean low on fun. Here are nine ways to enjoy Detroit without breaking the bank.

Made in Detroit: Serving Up Good Times Again

The Motor City is rising again, and we don’t just mean automakers. Meet a few of the entrepreneurs helping to put Detroit back on its feet—and serving some great drinks and dishes in the process.