Skate through winter days at the ice rink at Campus Martius Park.
The D Discount Pass
Solanus Casey Center
Thumbs Up Detroit
Got your sights set on Detroit? Good move. Metro Detroit is humming with so many things to do, that packing a ton of fun into a well-deserved escape will be a total cinch - especially if you use this section to sketch out your to-do list of events and attractions.
When walking the exhibit halls in Henry Ford Museum, don’t miss the bus where Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat, the chair in which Abraham Lincoln was assassinated and a camp bed slept on by George Washington.
Ice carvings are the centerpiece of this annual event. Watch artists at work during demo hours, then take the kids to see a puppet show or do a craft. Jan. 30-Feb. 1.
Science is hands-on at the Cranbrook Institute. Open on Friday and Saturday evenings until 10 p.m with reduced admission after 5 p.m. Take in a show in the planetarium or stargaze in the observatory.
Inspired by the true story of a shoe factory owner looking to turn his business around. This Tony Award-winning musical lifts the spirits. Score written by '80s pop icon Cyndi Lauper. Jan. 15-25.