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When it comes to pro sports, Detroit is passionate and is known as the best sports city for fans. Join the crowd to watch, or get in the game yourself.

Pro Teams
Get your cheer on in the Motor City

Detroit Tigers baseball http://detroit.tigers.mlb.com/, Detroit Lions football http://www.detroitlions.com/, Detroit Red Wings hockey http://redwings.nhl.com/ or watch the Pistons play b-ball at The Palace in Auburn Hills http://www.nba.com/pistons/splash_120228.html. (Oakland District)

Bocce Ball
The Mall at Patridge Creek http://www.shoppartridgecreek.com offers outdoor courts. (Macomb District)

Bowling
The D is the bowling capital of the world. We love uber-hip Garden Bowl http://www.majesticdetroit.com/garden-bowl-open-bowling/ (Downtown Detroit District), Emagine/Star Lanes http://www.emagine-entertainment.com/ (Oakland District) or Lucky Strike http://www.bowlluckystrike.com/locations/michigan/novi/ (Greater Novi District).

Golf
Rolling fairways and majestic hardwoods earn Fieldstone http://www.fieldstonegolfclub.com/ consistent "best public course" ranking. (Oakland District)

Kiteboarding
Lake St. Clair's winds, water and launch areas make a perfect combo http://greatlakeskiteboarding.com (Macomb District)

Recreation
State parks http://www.michigan.gov/dnr/0,1607,7-153-10365---,00.html and metroparks http://www.metroparks.com/ offer miles of hiking, biking, fishing, cross-country skiing, sledding and more.

Snowsports
Hit the slopes, then the lodge, at Mt. Holly Ski and Snowboard Resort http://skimtholly.com/ (Oakland District)

Travel Tip

“Make sure to try Bucharest downtown – and Park Bar. The food is fantastic, and they always have interesting Michigan beers on draft. Cheap too!” – Sam B.

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