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Best Free Labor Day Events In Detroit

During Labor Day Weekend, Detroit has some great events happening that won’t break the bank!

08/24/2015

LOS ANGELES, CA - MARCH 1: Vocalists Salt N Pepa pose with their Grammys for Best Rap Performance by a Group 01 March at the 37th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles. (COLOR KEY: Awards are gold) AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read Philippe AIMAR/AFP/Getty Images)

Old Favorites And New Join Musical Lineup For Ford Arts, Beats & Eats

Salt-N-Pepa will be in the house, and they’ll probably want you to push it, push it real good.

CBS Detroit–07/30/2015

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Five Little Known Facts About “A Christmas Carol”

Carlo DeVito, author of “Inventing Scrooge” from sister company Simon & Schuster, shares five little known facts about Charles Dicken’s “A Christmas Carol.”

12/08/2014

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Designer Erin Gates On Styling Your Bookshelf

Get tips for organizing your bookshelf from Erin Gates, author of Elements of Style: Designing a Home & a Life from sister company Simon & Schuster.

11/05/2014

Arts, Beats & Eats

AT&T Boosts Wi-Fi At Labor Day Festivals

AT&T is adding Wi-Fi Hot Spots for customers attending Arts, Beats & Eats and the DE

CBS Detroit–08/28/2014

Arts, Beats & Eats

Arts, Beats & Eats Lineup, Food Vendors Revealed

The lineup includes more than 50 metro Detroit area restaurants to choose from, including many upscale choices rarely featured at outdoor festivals.

CBS Detroit–08/07/2014

A man looks at a painting at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) on September 3, 2013. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Document Details Worth Of Individual Works At Detroit Institute Of Arts

The fair market values of some of the most popular pieces in the Detroit Institute of Arts – including Bruegel the Elder’s “The Wedding Dance” and a Van Gogh self-portrait – have been released.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2013

A man looks at a painting at the Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) on September 3, 2013. (Credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Donor Offers $5M To Help Protect Detroit Art

A former Detroit university professor is pledging $5 million, hoping it will spark a wildfire of private financial support to protect valuable art from being sold to pay creditors in the city’s bankruptcy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2013

Exterior of the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit. (Credit: Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit/Facebook)

GM Foundation Helps Support Arts Education

The General Motors Foundation is donating $50,000 to the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit to help boost art education programs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/12/2013

The Adventures of Prince Achmed is just one of the films to be featured at the Watch Me Move exhibit.

DIA To Host Animation Exhibit

The “Watch Me Move exhibit and film series takes visitors back to the early days of moving pictures in a glimpse into how the” industry began.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/03/2013

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