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  1. Explore Dexter

    Aug 01, 2014

    Dexter is a quaint yet rapidly growing community, located 10 miles northwest of Ann Arbor.  Home to the Dexter Cider Mill, Mill Creek Park and Hudson Mills Metropark, Dexter is an ideal area to enjoy the beautiful ...

  2. Knight’s and Slurping Turtle open in downtown Ann Arbor!

    Apr 14, 2014

    Ann Arbor now has two new restaurants in the downtown area!  Both Knight's Downtown Steakhouse and Slurping Turtle opened in April.  The two new restaurants are located right next door to each other near the ...

  3. The Ann Arbor Summer Festival returns to Ann Arbor!

    Apr 14, 2014

    WHAT: Ann Arbor Summer Festival 2014 – Ann Arbor’s 3-week summer outdoor arts and music festival with over 140 events and concerts! WHEN: June 13 – July 6, 2014 WHERE: Main Stage Events (Hill Auditorium ...

  4. Ann Arbor welcomes Manchester United and Real Madrid to the Big House on August 2, 2014

    Apr 04, 2014

    WHAT: Guinness International Champions Cup soccer game between Manchester United and Real Madrid  WHEN: Saturday, August 2, 2014 at 4:00 PM WHERE: The University of Michigan Football Stadium 'The ...

  5. FestiFools & FoolMoon 2014!

    Mar 31, 2014

    Ann Arbor's annual FestiFools and FoolMoon events are back -- this April. Here's what you need to know... FoolMoon 2014 WHEN: April 4, 2014  @ Dusk WHERE: Washington Street, Ann Arbor WHAT: The ...

  6. Vellum named the Top Restaurant Worth Traveling for in Michigan

    Mar 26, 2014

    We are thrilled to congratulate VELLUM for the honor of landing on The Flip Key Blog's 'Dining in 50 States: Top Restaurants Worth Traveling For' list.  VELLUM owns the 'Michigan' category! VELLUM ...

  7. Ann Arbor in Concert presents the musical ‘42nd Street’

    Mar 25, 2014

    WHAT: Ann Arbor in Concert performs ‘42nd Street’ WHEN: May 17, 2014 WHERE:  The Michigan Theater This spring, Ann Arbor in Concert is back again!  In their second year of fulfilling their mission ...

  8. Get the most out of the Ann Arbor Film Festival

    Mar 17, 2014

    Have you ever attended the Ann Arbor Film Festival (AAFF)? If you haven't, you've truly been missing out.   Here's just a few stats... The longest-running independent and experiential film festival in ...

  9. St. Patrick’s Day in Ann Arbor 2014

    Mar 13, 2014

    We've got your list of all the ways to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in Ann Arbor! Shamrocks & Shenanigans (March 9) A 5K Run and Walk sponsored by Conor O'Neill's and Running Fit. The procedes ...

  10. Bill’s Beer Garden opens for their 2nd Season!

    Mar 06, 2014

    Last year Bill Zolkowski, founder of Bill's Beer Garden (BBG), left Ann Arborites and visitors wishing beer gardens could exist all year long.   After an incredibly successful full season in 2013, the BBG staff ...

  11. Tea Time with the Fairies!

    Mar 06, 2014

    Did you know that in Ann Arbor you can have a fairy-filled day? Crazy Wisdom, a bookstore on Main Street has 'Tea with the Fairies' events!  Attend a 'Fairy Tea' before exploring downtown Ann Arbor ...

  12. Daylight Saving Time in Ann Arbor

    Mar 06, 2014

    It is here again! Daylight Saving Time (DST) returns this weekend!   We'll all need to remember to 'spring forward' by one hour.  At 2:00 a.m. on Sunday be sure to change your clocks to 3:00 a.m. ...

  13. Mark’s Carts opens for the season in April!

    Mar 03, 2014

    Foods carts have recently become the new rage! Here in Ann Arbor we have a courtyard of food carts that is now entering its fourth year, which begins in April! This year they will be adding five new carts to their list, ...

  14. Explore Ypsilanti

    Mar 01, 2014

    Ypsilanti is a progressive, funky and historic city located just east of Ann Arbor. The home of Eastern Michigan University, unique shops, historic properties and museums, and more than eight weekend festivals during the ...

  15. The AAACVB 2013 Annual Meeting

    Feb 26, 2014

    The Ann Arbor Area Convention and Visitors Bureau recently hosted their 2014 Annual Meeting at the Holiday Inn near the University of Michigan.  The meeting honored the outgoing board members, welcomed new board ...

  16. Valentine’s Day Specials in Ann Arbor

    Feb 14, 2014

    Looking for a fun getaway for Valentine's Day?   Why not spend the weekend in Ann Arbor? Click here to find out about all the lodging specials available in the Ann Arbor area! While you are at it, make ...

  17. Explore Milan

    Feb 13, 2014

    Small-town Milan is located just 20 miles south of Ann Arbor.  Best known for the Milan Dragway and Michigan’s finest Bluegrass Festival, Milan is also the home of Original Gravity, a craft brewery offering their ...

  18. Explore Ann Arbor’s Neighbors

    Feb 13, 2014

    The Ann Arbor area includes six unique and vibrant communities all located no more than 20 miles from Ann Arbor. The Ann Arbor area encompasses six neighboring communities with unique and historic attractions, vast and ...

  19. Indoor Fun in Ann Arbor!

    Feb 04, 2014

    It's been a chilly winter here in Ann Arbor. Chillier than what we Ann Arborites are used to.  Plus, just this past weekend, our friend Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow indicating we're in for six more weeks ...

  20. Happy 177th Birthday Michigan!

    Jan 26, 2014

    Michigan celebrates its' 177th birthday on Sunday, January 26, 2014. A territory since 1805, Michigan was admitted to the Union as the 26th state on January 26, 1837.  Ann Arbor was founded before Michigan ...

  21. Ann Arbor’s Main Street is one of America’s Best

    Jan 13, 2014

    Ann Arbor's South Main Street has been named to Fordor's list of America's Best Main Streets. The list highlights Main Streets that prove that small-town America is alive and well. Thanks to friendly neighborhoods, ...

  22. The 37th Annual Ann Arbor Folk Festival!

    Jan 07, 2014

    The 37th Ann Arbor Folk Festival takes place on January 31 and February 1 at The Ark on Main Street in downtown Ann Arbor.  A major fundraiser for The Ark, the annual Ann Arbor Folk Festival brings together a lineup ...

  23. Ann Arbor - #4 Most Walkable City

    Jan 06, 2014

    Ann Arbor was recently named to Governing.com's list of The Top 10 Most Walkable Cities!   Ann Arbor landed on the list due to the large number of Ann Arbor residents and students that walk to work and classes. ...

  24. Winter Ice Sculptures decorate Ann Arbor’s Downtown!

    Jan 06, 2014

    The University of Michigan Ice Sculpture Team will sculpt signs and designs for local businesses in downtown Ann Arbor February 7-9. Walk through Main Street and check out the beautiful creations! Want to see the carving ...

  25. Ann Arbor’s Winter Classic Events a Success!

    Jan 06, 2014

    Just last week Ann Arbor played host to the 2014 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic.  Over 100,000 hockey fans braved the cold tempetures and falling snow to watch the Detroit Red Wings play the Toronto Maple Leafs at ...

  26. Win a ‘The Puck Drops Here’ NYE Prize Package!

    Dec 23, 2013

    Comment on our post on Facebook for a chance to win the 'Puck Drops Here' prize package!   Comment by 11:59 PM EST on Sunday, December 30, 2013. The winner will be notified on Monday, December 30, 2013. For ...

  27. The puck is ready to drop on New Year’s Eve!

    Dec 17, 2013

    We recently tested the puck for our New Year's Eve street party celebration and it is good to go!  Expect the puck to illuminate the sky even more than show in the video below, we're saving the bright reveal ...

  28. Join Michelle Chamuel on New Year’s Eve in Ann Arbor!

    Dec 12, 2013

    Ann Arbor's New Year's Eve event - The Puck Drops Here, is just around the corner! The countdown to the countdown has begun. Will you be joining us in downtown Ann Arbor for New Year's Eve?   You'll ...

  29. Small Business Saturday - November 30th

    Nov 25, 2013

    This Saturday, November 30th is Small Business Saturday.  Support Ann Arbor's small businesses by checking off your holiday shopping list with great gifts from local small businesses! To find what Ann Arbor small ...

  30. Ann Arbor - #2 Most Desirable Small Metro College Destination

    Nov 25, 2013

    Ann Arbor was just ranked the second most desirable small metro college destination by the American Institute for Economic Research. The Index of College Destinations names the top 75 towns and cities in the United States ...

  31. Walk the Big House just like a Wolverine Football Player

    Nov 20, 2013

    The Ann Arbor News recently highlighted one of our favorite tours visitors can take in Ann Arbor.   Visitors can get a behind the scenes tour of 'The Big House', (The University of Michigan's football ...

  32. C-SPAN Showcases the Literacy & History of Ann Arbor This Weekend!

    Nov 13, 2013

    This weekend Ann Arbor will be featured on C-SPAN! Partnering with the network’s local cable affiliates, C-SPAN producers spent a full week in Ann Arbor, visiting various literary and historic sites and interviewing ...

  33. 48 Hours in Ann Arbor

    Nov 11, 2013

    What do you pack your Ann Arbor itinerary with if you only have 48 hours?  David Kiley recently wrote an article about just that.  He's created an outstanding itinerary that will take you to some of the ...

  34. Get in the Holiday Spirit in Ann Arbor!

    Nov 05, 2013

    Ann Arbor is your stop for holiday events this winter!  With a lengthly list of festive activities, look no further for a place to get in the holiday spirit. Michigan Theater Holiday Movies: White Christmas ...

  35. This summer Mayer Hawthorne performs in Ann Arbor

    Nov 05, 2013

    Ann Arbor born and raised - Andrew Mayer Cohen, better known by his stage name, Mayer Hawthorne, will be performing in downtown Ann Arbor this summer! As the headlining entertainment at the Neutral Zone's summer fundraiser, ...

  36. University of Michigan Basketball is Back!

    Nov 03, 2013

    Last year, the University of Michigan Men's Basketball team competed in the National Championship game against Louisville.  They are back at it again this year with their first conference match against Minnesota ...

  37. Mother’s Day Celebrations in Ann Arbor

    Nov 03, 2013

    We know you celebrate your mom every day of the year, but why not plan something extra special for her in Ann Arbor on Mother's Day this year!   Check out our list below of the best brunches in town for that ...

  38. Snow Sports in Ann Arbor

    Nov 01, 2013

    Ann Arbor is home to a wonderful selection of sledding hills, parks for cross country skiing and ice skating!  Below is a list of some great spots to enjoy Ann Arbor's beauty in the winter. - Vetrens Park, Ann ...

  39. Learn about Fermentation with ‘The Brinery’

    Nov 01, 2013

    How much do you know about fermentation? Do you know the health benefits, the various tasty flavors or how easy it is to do? Here in Ann Arbor, we have a fermentation expert.  'The Brinery', a local business ...

  40. Ann Arbor Restaurants Recognized!

    Nov 01, 2013

    Recently Ann Arbor was recognized as one of the Top 5 College Towns for Foodies by Fodor's Travel.  Ann Arbor was honored for the Zingerman's businesses among our many others delicious eateries, a few of which ...

  41. Halloween Fun in Ann Arbor

    Oct 28, 2013

    Halloween is upon us! Looking for ways to celebrate in Ann Arbor? Look no further.  We've got your list of all of the ways that the Ann Arbor area is getting spooky for Halloween and how you can join! Mainstreet ...

  42. Ann Arbor/U-M - #5 Best College Game-Day Atmosphere!

    Oct 25, 2013

    Ann Arbor and the University of Michigan were just awarded the #5 spot on USA TODAY's list of the 10 towns with the Best College Game-Day Atmosphere.   Ann Arbor, the home of the University of Michigan, hosts ...

  43. Celebrate the Huron River through the Arts

    Oct 21, 2013

    The City of Ann Arbor and its partners announce Canoe Imagine Art, a city-wide celebration of the Huron River.   About the Project: In 2011 a small group of community enthusiasts gathered over coffee to brainstorm ...

  44. Ann Arbor Art Fair Recognized as one of America’s 50 Best Art Fairs

    Oct 21, 2013

    Ann Arbor was recently recognized as one of America's Top 50 Best Art Fairs! Thanks to a groundbreaking new online survey, the top 50 juried fine art fairs in the country have each received a new "America's ...

  45. Willow Run Bomber Plant Featured in National Geographic Channel TV Special

    Oct 18, 2013

    The Willow Run Bomber Plant will be featured tonight (October 18) at 9pm on the National Geographic Channel TV special.  Yankee Air Museum's Randy Hotton and WWII Willow Run Rosie the Riveter Helen Slater were ...

  46. Ann Arbor’s Fall Colors

    Oct 16, 2013

    Have you been looking for the best spots to check out Ann Arbor's fall beauty?  Don't look any further! Check out this article from MLive's Ann Arbor News that covers all the best spots to go. The ...

  47. Ann Arbor - #13 of Top 100 Best Places to Live

    Oct 16, 2013

    Livability.com recently released their 'Top 100 Best Places to Live' list and Ann Arbor is ranked #13! Livability.com partnered with the Martin Prosperity Institute, the world's leading think tank on the role ...

  48. Holiday Inn Near the University of Michigan debuts $5 Million Renovation

    Oct 11, 2013

    The Holiday Hotel Near the University of Michigan recently announced the completion of their $5 million renovation.  Such improvements included a replaced and modernized entrance and roof, a new lobby, media lounge ...

  49. Ann Arbor: Pure Passion

    Oct 11, 2013

    In a recent article in Tidewater Women magazine, Ann Arbor is described as a city of 'Pure Passion'. Below is a quote from the article from author, Peggy Sijswerda describing her experience in Ann Arbor. "The ...

  50. Ann Arbor Receives Fall Destination Accolades

    Oct 07, 2013

    The Huffington Post named Ann Arbor as one of seven college towns to visit this fall. "The University of Michigan's home, Ann Arbor, is nicknamed "Tree Town" – so there's no question that ...

  51. Taste Ann Arbor’s Newest Restaurant - Aventura

    Oct 06, 2013

    Ann Arbor's newest restaurant - Aventura, is already a hit with locals and visitors alike. Self-described as a Spanish inspired restaurant and bar, Aventura is not only a beautiful restaurant for the eyes, but also ...

  52. Explore Saline

    Oct 01, 2013

    Saline is a family-focused community located 10 miles south of Ann Arbor that has been voted one of the 'Best Places to Raise Kids in Michigan' as well as one of the 'Best Places to Live' by CNN Money Magazine.  ...

  53. Ann Arbor Among Best Towns in Michigan for Young Families

    Sep 23, 2013

    NerdWallet, a consumer advocacy website, has named Ann Arbor one of the best towns in Michigan for young families.   Michigan boasts high-performing school districts and a beautiful environment offering a myriad ...

  54. Keynote Mike Tirico Speaks to Area Tourism and Hospitality Business Leaders

    Sep 20, 2013

    The Ann Arbor Area Convention & Visitors Bureau (AAACVB) welcomed Mike Tirico, ESPN Play-By-Play Commentator, and Studio and ESPN Radio Host, along with 280 additional guests to University of Michigan Crisler Center ...

  55. Oktoberfest Beer Gardens

    Sep 18, 2013

    Grab your lederhosen and join us on September 20 and 21 as we dance in the streets. Two local breweries, Arbor Brewing Company and Grizzly Peak offer their German-style brews along with some annual favorites. Please note, ...

  56. Take a trip to the Theater!

    Sep 04, 2013

    Looking for a fun night out? Head to the theater!  The Ann Arbor area is home to many wonderful theaters, with outstanding shows.  Don't miss 'The Vast Difference', a comedy by Jeff Daniels, showing ...

  57. University of Michigan Wolverines Football 2013

    Aug 26, 2013

    The University of Michigan's 134th Football team kicks off their 2013 season on Saturday, August 31st.  Check out their home schedule below and schedule your trip to Ann Arbor to catch all the action! August ...

  58. Explore Chelsea

    Aug 19, 2013

    Chelsea is a historic community with a vibrant downtown and a gateway to outdoor recreation, located just 20 miles west of Ann Arbor.  Described as a community of small town life – re-mixed, Chelsea is the ...

  59. Ann Arbor’s Fall Top 4!

    Aug 18, 2013

    Fall in Ann Arbor is a wonderful time to visit! Check out our top picks of things to do in Ann Arbor in the fall. 1) Attend a University of Michigan Football Game! 2) Taste delicioius cider & donuts at our local ...

  60. Ann Arbor - A Top 10 College Town!

    Aug 13, 2013

    Livibility.com just set out to create their list of the 'Top 10 College Towns of 2013'.  In figuring out their list, Livability looked for college towns that not only appeal to potential students but also to ...

  61. Explore Manchester

    Aug 12, 2013

    Manchester, Michigan is located right along the River Raisin, 20 miles south-west of Ann Arbor. The village was named after Manchester, England and founded in 1833.  Known for excellent community events, Manchester ...

  62. The University Musical Society Celebrates 100 years in Hill Auditorium

    Aug 01, 2013

    2013 marks 100 years of University Musical Society performances taking place in Hill Auditorium.  One of the most storied venues in the United States, Hill Auditorium opened on May 14th, 1913.  It was designed ...

  63. FoolMoon comes to ArtPrize!

    Aug 01, 2013

    Fool Moon, in partnership with the Grand Rapids Public Museum, will take place on Saturday, September 28th, starting at dusk (approx 7:30pm). Artists, gawkers, street performers, yaks, and roving musicians are encouraged ...

  64. German Park Picnics

    Jul 25, 2013

    The German Park Recreation Club hosts three picnics on the last Saturdays of June, July and August.  Attend and enjoy live music, authentic German food and beer along with live German dance performances. 2013 German ...

  65. Free Ann Arbor Area Happy Hour App

    Ann Arbor Area Happy Hour App

    Jul 23, 2013

    The 'Happy Hour Deals' App that we announced a while ago, is now available for iOS and Android!  It has all the same features as it did when it was first relased for iOS devices, plus a few extras! The app ...

  66. Dancing in the Streets

    Jul 10, 2013

    Dancing in the Streets is an annual free festival on the Sunday of Labor Day weekend in downtown Ann Arbor. It offers local residents a chance to sample lots of different music and dance traditions, enjoy the downtown, ...

  67. Apples & Honey

    Jul 10, 2013

    Apples & Honey is a popular community-wide event that is hosted by the Jewish Community Center of Greater Ann Arbor.  Enjoy carnival games, activities, crafts and bouncers! Israeli food, kosher baked goods and ...

  68. Bank of Ann Arbor’s Sonic Lunch

    Jul 08, 2013

    Started in 2008, Bank of Ann Arbor’s Sonic Lunch is a free summer outdoor concert series happening at the corner of Liberty and Division in downtown Ann Arbor. Every Thursday from Noon to 1:30pm June 6 to August 29, ...

  69. Visit Ann Arbor through a Photo Lens - Winter Edition

    Jun 01, 2013

    Did you know you can find us on Instagram? We're all over Instagram, mostly thanks to our Ann Arbor fans!   If you #VisitAnnArbor in the comments of your Instagram photos of Ann Arbor, we might re-share them ...

  70. Ann Arbor Meeting Planners Benefit from Pure Michigan

    May 22, 2013

    Ann Arbor was recently reatured in a 'Meeting Minds' article highlighting the success of their Pure Michigan partnership! Ann Arbor's partnership with Pure Michigan has increased not only the Ann Arbor hotel ...

  71. Ann Arbor Hosts the 2013 IEDC Annual Spring Conference

    Apr 26, 2013

    The International Economic Development Council will be hosting their Annual Spring Conference in Ann Arbor this year.  Attendees of the conference will discover emerging opportunities and grasp industry trends every ...

  72. Ann Arbor in Concert presents the musical ‘Ragtime’

    Apr 23, 2013

    Don’t miss this special one-night only concert presentation of the three-time Tony Award-winning hit musical.  The show is being put on by Ann Arbor’s newest performing arts group, Ann Arbor in Concert ...

  73. Ann Arbor Restaurant Week

    Apr 19, 2013

      Date: June 9 - 14,2013 Join in a local celebration of dining in our community coming again this June!  Experience cuisine that delights your palate and defines the art of dining in Ann Arbor.  Don’t ...

  74. The Ann Arbor Art Fair

    Apr 17, 2013

    The 2013 Ann Arbor Art Fair will be July 17th-20th. For more than 50 years, artists with amazing talents and unsurpassed skills have come to the streets of downtown Ann Arbor in July to exhibit at the Ann Arbor Art ...

  75. Taste of Ann Arbor

    Apr 16, 2013

    Date: June 2, 2013 Time: 11am – 5pm This annual community event features local restaurants offering visitors bite size, and some not so bite size, tastes of what they do best. Tickets for food tastes can be purchased ...

  76. Ann Arbor - 4th Best Beer City in the Country

    Apr 09, 2013

    Ann Arbor finished in 4th place in Charlie Papazian’s 2013 BeerCity USA poll.  The 4th place finish put Ann Arbor just behind Kalamazoo, Asheville and the winner, Grand Rapids.  In the week leading up the ...

  77. UA Block Party

    Apr 01, 2013

    Don't miss the Hot Rods and Rock N' Roll Block party! Enjoy live entertainment by The Fun Guys in the streets of Main Street!  Also, come and check out Hot Rods - Classic and Muscle cars will line the street! ...

  78. Ann Arbor MI - A Creative Community

    Discover Ann Arbor [VIDEO]

    Mar 04, 2013

    Engage in the art of living in Ann Arbor! Our city revolves around a world class university and health system, and a creative, vibrant community that offers year-round arts and cultural events and performances, a wealth ...

  79. Cinetopia at the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor

    Mar 04, 2013

    Date: June 6-9, 2013 Experience more than 40 of the best feature length dramas, comedies, and documentaries from the world’s best film festivals, including Sundance, Cannes, Venice, Toronto, and Berlin – ...

  80. Purple Rose Theatre Special: Buy One, Get One Free

    Feb 15, 2013

    Buy one ticket and get a second free for select performances of 'The Meaning of Almost Everyhting.'   Buy Tickets Now or Call 734-433-7673 

  81. 7 Reasons Why Jiffy Mix of Chelsea, Michigan Can Save America

    Feb 14, 2013

    No matter where you grew up in the United States, you’ve probably seen the timeless box of a Jiffy either at the grocery store or in your own cupboard. With its roots firmly planted in Chelsea, Michigan, Ann Arbor's ...

  82. A Snow Day at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor [VIDEO]

    Feb 07, 2013

      The Alumni Association of the University of Michigan made this brilliant video, highlighting a beautiful, snowy day on campus in Ann Arbor. Make sure to wait for the star of the video, Mr. Squirrel.

  83. Zingerman’s makes list of America’s best chocolate chip cookies

    Feb 04, 2013

    On the heels of getting a nod from Food & Wine for having one of the best cups of hot chocolate in the USA, Zingerman's has done it again! This time, it was for their Funky Dunky Dark Chocolate cookies, made with ...

  84. The Sundance Film Festival comes to Ann Arbor

    Jan 25, 2013

     We're proud to announce that 'The East', one of the 2013 Sundance films, will be screened at the Michigan Theater in downtown Ann Arbor on January 31st at 8pm.  The Michigan Theater is one of only ...

  85. Ann Arbor in the News

    Jan 22, 2013

    See what everyone is saying about Ann Arbor: The Best Things to Do in Ann Arbor offMetro – January 2013   America’s 100 Best Beer Bars: 2013 Draft Magazine – January 2013   Ann ...

  86. Restaurant Week January 20 - 25, 2013

    Jan 17, 2013

    Ann Arbor Restaurant Week comes to town twice a year, January and June. Restaurant Week will be back in Ann Arbor January 20 - 25, 2013. Here's how it works: Lunch is a $15 menu of special restaurant week items. ...

  87. Ann Arbor MI - Fairy Door Map

    Who’s Behind the Fairy Doors? [BOOK RELEASE]

    Jan 16, 2013

      If you don’t know about Ann Arbor's famous fairy doors, odds are, you’d probably walk right by them without knowledge of their existence. These tiny doors are located throughout downtown Ann Arbor ...

  88. Open skate at University of Michigan’s Yost Ice Arena in Ann Arbor

    Jan 11, 2013

      If you're looking for a unique experience in Ann Arbor, consider attending an open skate session at the University of Michigan's Yost Ice Arena! They offer skate rental for all ages - and the public is ...

  89. A behind-the-scenes tour at the University of Michigan

    Jan 11, 2013

    8 high tech telescopes. 20 libraries. 10 museums. 3 production studios. 1 planetarium. 350 acres of research and relaxation. An endless amount of radical ideas.   Here's a 'behind the scenes' ...

  90. New Restaurants in the Ann Arbor Area

    Jan 10, 2013

    In the past few months, several new restaurants have opened their doors in the Ann Arbor area. Here is a list of the new restaurants for you to visit: Lena – located downtown, Lena is a unique culinary experience ...

  91. Save 20% on Amtrak train tickets

    Jan 04, 2013

    The Winter Warm Up Sale from Amtrak can save you 20% on your travels in the Midwest, including routes to Ann Arbor! The sale applies to the Blue Water, Pere Marquette and Wolverine routes, and runs through March 30th, 2013. Booking ...

  92. Food & Wine: Zingerman’s hot chocolate is top-notch

    Dec 26, 2012

    Zingerman's has recently been recognized by food critics once again, but this time it's not for their famous sandwiches.  Food & Wine gave a nod to Zingerman's Next Door in their recent article that ...

  93. Ann Arbor Birthday Deals

    Oct 12, 2012

    Ingenex Digital Marketing - a local Ann Arbor business - set out on a journey to celebrate Ingenex CEO Derek Mehraban's 40th birthday by finding as many 'Birthday Deals' and freebies as possible.  They ...

  94. 2 New Hotels in Ann Arbor

    Oct 12, 2012

    Fall 2012 has kicked off with the opening of two brand new hotels in the Ann Arbor area. We wanted you to be the first to know (and possibly the first to stay)! TownePlace Suites by Marriott  - Open October 2, 2012. 1301 ...

  95. ‘The Spirit of Ann Arbor’ Video Feature

    Oct 10, 2012

    The University of Michigan College of Engineering created this lovely video about the 'Spirit of Ann Arbor'. Watch, enjoy, and join in on the fun by planning your next trip to Ann Arbor (aka 'Tree Town' ...

  96. Engage in the Art of Dining

    Sep 25, 2012

    Get a Taste of Ann Arbor: Start with simple: Le Dog, elevating soup and hot dogs to haute cuisine. Or engage in gursha—eating from the same plate and sharing the same bread—at the Blue Nile Ethiopian Restaurant. ...

  97. Ann Arbor & Ypsilanti featured in Pure Michigan Statewide Sing-a-Long

    Sep 09, 2012

    Rob Bliss and Jeff Barrett set out on a journey to stop at 50 cities in the state of Michigan to create a 'statewide sing-a-long' to Carly Rae Jepson and Owl City's hit song, 'Good Time.' The initiative ...

  98. Ann Arbor a ‘Top 10 College Town’ for 2012

    Aug 30, 2012

    Livability.com has ranked Ann Arbor in their annual list of the 'Top College Towns' in the U.S. for a second year in a row! According to the article, Ann Arbor's 'mix of restaurants, bars, local shops, art ...

  99. Mani Osteria is one of Travel + Leisure’s ‘Best Italian Restaurants in the U.S.’

    Aug 28, 2012

    Mani Osteria & Bar has been open for just over one year in downtown Ann Arbor, and has already garnered quite a bit of national attention. On the heels of being named in Food & Wine's recent list of 'America's ...

  100. Top 10 Tips for Tailgating in Ann Arbor

    Aug 14, 2012

    Whether you’re rooting on the Maize and Blue, or you’re in town for a bit of friendly competition and Big House energy, you’re sure to have a great time tailgating in Ann Arbor. If you’ve never been ...