Campus Martius Park

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Salvation Army Of Metro Detroit Paints The City Red

The city of Detroit is turning red to raise awareness of the final days metro Detroiters can donate to The Salvation Army’s 2012 Red Kettle Campaign, which ends when red kettles leave storefronts across metro Detroit on Christmas Eve.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/21/2012

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Detroit Christmas Tree Lighting Takes Place On Friday

The annual holiday tree lighting ceremony in Campus Martius Park will also usher in seasonal retail to downtown Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/14/2012

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Holiday Tree Arrives At Campus Martius Park

Yesterday was Halloween. Today, it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Detroit’s Campus Park.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/01/2012


Best Places For Cold Weather Activities With Your Kids In Detroit

Get some fresh air with these affordable winter activities including Campus Martius ice skating, Willow Metropark tobogganing and ice fishing rentals at Anglers Point Marina.


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‘Christmas WonderFest’ Marketplace Takes Over Campus Martius Park

Highlights of Christmas WonderFest include an International Marketplace and a Motor City Marketplace, with merchandise and memorabilia from Detroit’s most beloved landmarks and cultural institutions.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/18/2011


Somerset Collection Comes To Downtown Detroit

A block party in the heart of Detroit to celebrate the opening of a Somerset Collection… right downtown.


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Best Winter Blast Activities

With activities for every age including the snow slide, free ice skating, music performances and kids entertainment there’s something for everyone … we’re serious.


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Giant Snow-Slide Returns To Winter Blast

The giant 210-foot snow slide is returning to the Motown Winter Blast. That’s just part of what’s being announced Thursday for the 7th annual event.



Winter Blast To Return In 2011

The 7th annual Winter Blast festival will come to Campus Martius Park the weekend of February 11th.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/22/2010