11/06/2015

Upcoming Detroit Events

'Tis the season to be jolly. And fancy. And festive.

I love this time of the year - the time of the year when the cold doesn't bother me and twinkle lights line the streets downtown. It's also the time of some of the best events in the city. Hello, holiday dressing.

Check out some of my favorite upcoming Detroit events.


Come see some incredible local fashion talent and support two amazing non-profits. Win-win. 

From the website: 
"The Detroit Fashion Event is benefiting the Rape Abuse Incest National Network RAINN
and the local Common Ground Hope Centers of Michigan.
Walk the Red Carpet to enjoy a night of elegance, local fashion, style, art, silent auction, adult beverages 21+, and appetizers!
Emcee/Co Hosts: Jason Colthop WDIV Channel 4 News  & Sherlyn Fox Ms AWB United States 2015
Featuring Local Fashion & Accessory Designers, Artist, Vendors, and Talent"


You had me at Vintage Christmas Ornaments. 

From the website: 
"A treasure trove of nearly 1,000 vintage glass Christmas ornaments, lights, and garland will be offered for sale. Most date c1900's-1960's, all colors and shapes. Handpainted and handcrafted in Germany, Poland, Italy, Japan and the US. Get your holiday shopping off to an early, easy start."


Come shop for all your festive holiday outfits!

From the website: 
"Shop with 15+ fab vintage apparel vendors for 3 days only in the event space at The Rust Belt Market."

DIA Gala (November 14)

Support the DIA and dance the night away one of the museum's best events!

From the website:
"There are few events as eagerly anticipated as the DIA's annual fundraising gala, and this year is no exception. On Saturday, Nov. 14, the DIA will host “heART of Our City,” celebrating the museum’s role in Detroit’s cultural community. Join us for the Spirit Late Night party, featuring cocktails, delicious desserts by Bacco Ristorante and dancing in Prentis Court.”

Walk Fashion Show (November 14)

Check out the best local fashion Detroit has to offer!

From the website:
"Walk Fashion + Catwalk are bringing you the latest in Fashion. Designers from all over the world are coming to rock the runway. Special guest host Detroits own Evrod Cassimy from channel 4 News. You dont want to miss this EPIC Fashion Event."

Noel Night (December 5)

Sing carols, sip cocoa, and explore Midtown's best retailers and restaurants!

From the website:
“The 43rd annual Noel Night will take place on Saturday, December 5th, from 5:00-10:00 p.m. in Detroit’s Midtown District. Over 70 institutions, including the Detroit Institute of Arts, the Michigan Science Center, the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, the Detroit Historical Museum, and the Detroit Public Library, will open their doors to the public free of charge during this Cultural Center-wide holiday open house. Activities include horse-drawn carriage rides, holiday shopping, family craft activities and performances by over 200 area music, theatre, and dance groups, and other special performances. The evening’s festivities culminate with a community sing-along on Woodward Avenue led by the Salvation Army Band—a long-standing Noel Night tradition.”


Get fancy and explore the Packard Plant!

From the website:
“The Detroit Historical Society is thrilled to announce that the 2015 Ball will take place at the historic Packard Plant, Building 22. The Society is will be the FIRST to hold a major black tie event in this newly renovated space!”

What events are you excited to attend this holiday season?