Detroit Derby Girls to play free outdoor bout at Eastern Market

June 24, 2014
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Detroit Derby Girls to play free outdoor bout at Eastern Market

The Detroit Derby Girls offer an opportunity to catch one of their bouts for free and check out Eastern Market’s new Sunday Street Market. The Girls will play a rare outdoor bout on June 29, 2014 at 2 p.m. behind Shed 3 at 2934 Russell Street, Detroit. (You might want to bring your own folding chairs,...
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‘De La Tierra’ one-night art show opens in eastern Market on Saturday

June 20, 2014
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De La Tierra, a one-night show curated by artists Salam Rida and Allison Vince, opens Saturday. This collaborative show features pairs of artists working together to create art — the artists were asked to create one piece together and at least one personal piece each. The exhibition is from 7-10 p.m. at 1550 Winder St,,...
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Eastern Market launches new Sunday tradition this weekend

May 30, 2014
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Known for its bustling Saturdays, Eastern Market will expand to include a Sunday tradition as well this weekend. Starting Sunday, June 1, the weekly event will run every Sunday through September 28, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. While the market focuses on food and produce on Saturdays, Sundays will be dedicated to non-food...
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City Slang: Sweet Willie Tea at Eastern Market

May 19, 2014
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City Slang: Sweet Willie Tea at Eastern Market

Saturday morning, Eastern Market in Detroit. The crowds are difficult to negotiate, especially when pulling a two-year-old in a wagon, but the bumps and constant apologies are worth it because the hustle-bustle buzz is so otherwise enjoyable. The following day, Sunday, will likely be crazier because of the big flower show. My family and...
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Engaging Minds, One Dinner at a Time

August 11, 2013
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 Meet Leon Johnson | Amber in the City … Meet Leon Johnson. For the past 25 years he has been an educator and an artist – teaching at universities all over the world, including in Maine, Oregon, and Berlin. He came to Detroit three years ago to be the chair of Fine Arts at the College...
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Trinosophes Makes Detroit Tastier

June 27, 2013
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Trinosophes Makes Detroit Tastier

This March, Detroit’s Eastern Market welcomed a cool little place to its neighborhood. It’s the art gallery, performance space and café, Trinosophes. The venue’s vintage-style café is getting a lot of attention due to its earthy, crafty, cozy atmosphere and a menu offering American and Indian fare at affordable prices (as in, nothing costs...
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