A police official says a group of teenagers who threw firecrackers into a crowd at Monday night’s fireworks show in Detroit sparked a series of events that sent hundreds of people running from the riverfront.
The annual Detroit fireworks are in the books, but not before some scary moments for people near Hart Plaza.
Police say once capacity on Hart Plaza is reached folks can’t leave and re-enter.
President of the Detroit branch of the NAACP, the Reverend Wendell Anthony, says they’re here to continue Dr. King’s work.
The Movement began in Detroit and the music continues playing on at Hart Plaza thru Monday night.
From the banks of Belle Isle to the urban grit of Hart Plaza, Detroit offers music fans some of the best outdoor venues to catch a summer concert.
The potential future of a bright, vibrant new development in Detroit was on full display Thursday afternoon in a event led by Rock Ventures and Quicken Loans founder Dan Gilbert.
One of the big events in Detroit this holiday weekend is the “Movement” electronic music festival on Hart Plaza.
“If you say you don’t like electronic music, but you’re listening to a Taylor Swift remix in your car and you’re tapping your toe, you’re listening to electronic music. I mean, there’s no way around it,” said Fotias.
Civil Rights Leaders, Community Organizers and labor leaders will speak out against crime and violence at a rally Monday night in Hart Plaza.