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Check out what our locals and visitors of the Ann Arbor area are discovering in our communities! Whether they're busy grabbing a bite at a new restaurant or enjoying the sights and sounds of a music concert, they're taking to social media to show how they do life different.

Sporting events, live music, food festivals, and more. From FoolMoon & FestiFools to the Ann Arbor Art Fair to the Kerrytown Bookfest, the Ann Arbor area has a variety of events year-round for your trip.

Ann Arbor Art Fair ...

Jul 19, 2018 / Jul 22, 2018

The Ann Arbor Art Fair is one of Michigan’s finest summer traditions and one of the largest outdoor art fairs in the nation. From Thursday, ...
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21st Annual Michigan Summer ...

Jul 27, 2018 / Jul 28, 2018

The 21st Annual Summer Beer Festival will host more than 100 Michigan breweries sampling around 1,000 different craft beers. Food will ...
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Sounds & Sights Festival ...

Jul 27, 2018 / Jul 28, 2018

The Sounds & Sights Festival is holding its 7th Chalk Art event! Participants of all skills and ages are invited to join and help transform ...
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International Champions Cup ...

Jul 28, 2018

Manchester United vs. Liverpool F.C - One of the biggest rivalries in the association football world, right here in the U-M Big House. ...
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Milan Bluegrass Festival ...

Aug 1, 2018 / Aug 4, 2018

Milan Bluegrass Festival is a 4-day Bluegrass extravaganza! This is the event that no Bluegrass fan will want to miss. ...
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Ann Arbor Pride 2018 ...

Aug 3, 2018 / Aug 5, 2018

Ann Arbor Pride (formerly known as OUTFest) is a weekend festival in Ann Arbor, Michigan to celebrate lesbian, gay bisexual, transgender, ...
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Manchester Street Festival ...

Aug 4, 2018

The Manchester Street Festival is an annual event that starts off with a run! "Run Manchester" starts at 10 a.m., and what follows ...
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Saline Summerfest ...

Aug 10, 2018 / Aug 11, 2018

On one fine summer weekend, on the streets of Downtown Saline, a wonderful assortment of activities, attractions, and amusements will bring ...
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Ann Arbor Blues Festival ...

Aug 17, 2018 / Aug 18, 2018

In 1969, the Blues held a party and everyone came. This summer, they're doing it again. The world's first electric blues ...
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Paint Dexter Plein Air Festival ...

Aug 17, 2018 / Aug 18, 2018

Every summer since 2013, under the curious and watchful eye of the public, local and visiting artists paint for four days in and around ...
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Saline Community Fair ...

Aug 29, 2018 / Sep 3, 2018

The Saline Community Fair is back! Enjoy rides, fair food, games, animal barns, shopping, and more.
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Weekend Getaways

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Information & insights from Destination Ann Arbor. Find out the best spots to eat, festivals to attend, activities to do, and places to discover from Ann Arbor area locals.

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Betsy Bikes in Ypsi ...

This is the story of my first Ypsilanti bike ride, and why it won't be my last. I bought a bike in a whirlwind of self-actualization ...
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Ann Arbor Art Fair Has Something ...

Now in its 59th year, the Ann Arbor Art Fair is a Midwest tradition that draws nearly half a million attendees to Ann Arbor for ...
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International Champions Cup ...

Destination Ann Arbor will be hosting a free ICC Street Festival the night before the match, on Friday July 27 at 5:00pm. The ...
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Ann Arbor: A “Best ...

Here in Ann Arbor, we know we live in a pretty special place (actually, the #1 place to live in the United States!). So when ...
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July 2018 Event Roundup ...

July is arguably the peak of summer in Ann Arbor. One of the warmest months of the year, July is also one of the most action-packed, ...
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Milan Coffee Works’ ...

They say that adversity reveals character – so Milan Coffee Works’ recent, good-humored response to a coffee-batch-gone-wrong ...
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