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Weekend Fun—October 31, 2014!

Usher

The last weekend in October can still be scary, the Detroit Opera House celebrates a first, Usher ignites The Palace of Auburn Hills and more…!   Driving Miss Daisy City Theatre October 31, 2014 http://www.olympiaentertainment.com/events/detail/driving-miss-daisy     Giselle Detroit Opera House November 1-2, 2014 http://www.michiganopera.org/2014-2015-season/dance/giselle In its first performances at the Detroit Opera House, Houston Ballet…

Tips for a Safe and Happy Halloween

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Keep Your Communities, Neighborhoods and Loved-Ones Safe This celebrated fun night of the year can also be a very scary night of the year in more ways that one. There are ghosts, goblins and ghouls out there, but with a little due-diligence, you can help to keep it fun and happy. Following are a few…

Weekend Fun—October 24, 2014!

6th Detroit Fall Beer Fest

Bundle up for a host of outdoor Fall Fun at Greenfield Village, the Detroit Zoo, Royal Oak Farmers Market or step inside for Mickey’s Music Festival at the Palace, Motown the Musical at the Fisher Theatre…Get your Beer on at the 6th Annual Detroit Beer Festival!   6th Annual Detroit Fall Beer Festival Eastern Market,…

A Round of Golf Anyone? Disc Golf That Is!

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A few weeks ago, while spending time at one of my favorite places in the world, Belle Isle, I happen to experience an activity that is quite enjoyable, has a familiar face but with a different name, Disc Golf. Remember those round plate-looking things that we throw around on the beach or in a backyard,…

Weekend Fun—October 17, 2014!

Jenny McCarthy

The fun-filled Metro Detroit weekend hosts Princesses and Heroes, Halloween fun at the Detroit Zoo and Greenfield Village, Jenny McCarthy, YoGabba Gabba LIVE, and more…!   Disney on Ice: Princesses and Heroes The Palace of Auburn Hills October 16-19, 2014 http://www.palacenet.com/events/detail/disney-on-ice-princesses-heroes     Boo Zoo Detroit Zoo October 10-12, 17-19, 24-26, 2014 http://www.detroitzoo.org/events/zoo-boo The Detroit…

Halloween Horrors Palooza!

Fear Factory

Getting your yearly dose of adrenalin-filled scary, gory, screamy, creepy, walking-dead stuff in the Halloween season, can be fulfilled at the many locations in the Metro-Detroit area: The Fear Factory Mt. Clemens http://www.thefearfactory.com   The Deadland Haunted House Warren http://www.thedeadland.com   Slaughtered at Sundown Armada http://www.slaughteredatsundown.net/HomePage.html   Woods of Darkness South Rockwood http://woodsofdarkness.com   The…

Living Apartment Style—Halloween Decorations HGTV!

Peekaboo pumpkins

HGTV is a fun place to be no matter the time of year. If you are looking for some quick and budget friendly ideas to spice up your apartment for Halloween, there’s no better site to visit. You and the rest of the family, especially the kids, can get involved in these humorous, scary and…

Weekend Fun—October 10, 2014!

Jason Aldean

Jason Aldean spotlights at The Palace of Auburn Hills this weekend, get your Halloween grove started early with special Halloween weekends at the Detroit Zoo and a host of other local venues…!   Jason Aldean 2014 Burn it Down Tour w/ Florida Georgia Line and Tyler Farr The Palace of Auburn Hills October 10-11, 2014…

Bats Have a Bad Rep

Bat

Bats aren’t the creepy evil flying creatures depicted on Halloween decorations and in vampire movies. Bats hold a vital role in controlling the insect population. Insects that can do a lot of damage to your well-intended garden or on a larger scale—crops for harvest. Bats do at night what birds do during the day; eat…

Weekend Fun—October 3, 2014!

GridironGlory

From picking out your “on-the-go-home”, to experiencing the Pro Football Hall of Fame, to celebrating the life and times of musical artist Rick James, to the Pistons 5K scenic run, the D will be more than entertaining.   2014 Funk Festival Celebration of the life and times of Funk Master Rick James Fox Theatre October…