Blog Archive - 05/2017

May 31, 2017
June may be one of the best months to be in Washtenaw County. The kids are in their last days of school, everyone’s excited to spend time outdoors, and lots of concerts, festivals, movies, and activities pop up across the county. So whether you love music, running, films, car shows, theater, or ... Read more and see comments!

Posted in: Things to Do
May 26, 2017
What’s a better way to celebrate Father’s Day than with some golf? At the Ann Arbor Marriott Ypsilanti at Eagle Crest, the Ann Arbor Area’s premier golf resort, deserving dads and celebrating families will find an exquisite 18-hole golf course, delicious dining options, and more-than-comfortable ... Read more and see comments!

Posted in: Member Spotlight
May 25, 2017
Sharon Mills County Park is a historic, natural wonderland located near the village of Manchester - just a short drive from Ann Arbor. History buffs, outdoor adventurers, wildlife enthusiasts, picnickers, canoers and others enjoy this destination of historical significance, which is open each year from ... Read more and see comments!

Posted in: History
May 25, 2017
The Ann Arbor Art Fair is regarded as one of the most prestigious art fairs by artists and collectors worldwide. As the event nears its 60th anniversary, a younger generation of both artists and attendees are starting to discover one of Michigan’s finest summer traditions. Here are 12 Millennial ... Read more and see comments!

Posted in: Art & Culture
May 21, 2017
Art-inspired summer festivals and events in the Ann Arbor area are as iconic as Wolverine football is in the fall. From grassroots events to one of Michigan’s finest summer traditions, be inspired in Ann Arbor! Sign up for our newsletter or follow Visit Ann Arbor on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, ... Read more and see comments!

Posted in: Art & CultureFestivals & Events
May 10, 2017
The Detroit Metro Times featured six Washtenaw County trails in the article, 30 Stellar Michigan Hiking Trails that You Have to Explore. We've couldn't agree more! Next time you're visitng the Ann Arbor area, be sure to pack your hiking boots and hit these trails! Excerpts from the Metro ... Read more and see comments!

Posted in: Outdoor Recreation
May 08, 2017
After nearly a week of traveling across the country, The Great Race contestants will arrive in Ypsilanti on Thursday, June 29. Join the racers in Depot Town and check out some of these rare vintage vehicles. The Great Race is an endurance rally designed to complement the capabilities and ... Read more and see comments!

Posted in: Festivals & Events
May 08, 2017
If you know anything about Ypsilanti, you know that the automobile industry is a big part of its history. Guest blogger Emma Schulte shares how you can experience the pivotal role Ypsilanti played in the automotive industry.  Ypsilanti has been home to many memorable automobiles from different ... Read more and see comments!

Posted in: History
May 01, 2017
To any foodie worth their chopsticks, it's no surprise that Ann Arbor was nominated by Midwest Living as one of the best Midwest Food Towns in the U.S. Honoring food-forward communities with a population less than 750,000, Ann Arbor was recognized as home of beloved Zingerman's Community of ... Read more and see comments!

Posted in: Food
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