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Trenton Hosts Annual ‘Jazz On The River’ Fest This Weekend

Tens of thousands of jazz fans are expected to gather in Trenton’s Elizabeth Park this weekend for Wayne County’s annual Jazz on the River.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/04/2012

Summerfest Car Show (Credit: Auburn Hills/Facebook Photo)

Final Day To Enjoy Summerfest In Auburn Hills

Saturday is your last chance to catch all fun and excitement at Summerfest in Auburn Hills.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2012

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Michigan Challenge Balloonfest Offers Basketful Of Fun

More than 50 hot air balloons will fill the Southeast Michigan skies with color and spectacle this weekend at the 28th Annual Michigan Challenge Balloonfest.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2012

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Arts, Beats & Eats Brings In More Than $263,000

Organizers of this summer’s Ford Arts, Beats & Eats announced that the festival raised $263,185. More than 60 charitable and cultural organizations benefited and shared in the total amount raised from this year’s festival.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/10/2011

MI Fest Cuts Several Local Bands From Lineup

Just days before the festival was set to begin, organizers of MI Fest announced one of their three performance stages is being eliminated, along with the nine bands scheduled to play on it.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2011

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Parade of Stars Bluegrass Festival Returns To Auburn Hills

The City of Auburn Hills is promising another pickin’ good jamboree at its 15th annual Parade of Stars Bluegrass Festival on Saturday Sept. 10

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/10/2011

Replica of a Fardier de Cugnot. (Wikimedia Commons)

Greenfield Village’s Old Car Festival Features 1770 Fardier de Cugnot Replica

Among the 700 or so vehicles to be displayed at the 61st Annual Old Car Festival, Sept. 10-11, one will stand out from the rest – a historically-accurate replica of the 1770 Fardier de Cugnot, a steam-powered wheel cart considered to be the first self-propelled vehicle ever made.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2011

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Grosse Pointe Holds 5th Annual ‘Greatest Block Party’

Get ready to party! The fifth annual Grosse Pointe’s Greatest Block Party takes place Saturday and Sunday Sept. 10 and 11.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/04/2011

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JazzPlanet.tv Delivers Detroit Jazz Festival To Worldwide Audience

Building upon a successful launch in 2010 that brought the Detroit Jazz Festival to more than 700,000 fans worldwide, PlanetNetworks.tv said new technology will now allow anyone with a smart phone to access live feeds from the festival.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/02/2011

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Detroit International Jazz Festival ‘Brings The World’ Downtown

Musicians from Cuba, Puerto Rico, Netherlands, and Japan are converging on Detroit this weekend for the 32nd Annual Jazz Festival.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/02/2011

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