WATCH CBS NEWS VIDEO: DNC NEWS AND ANALYSIS LIVE COVERAGE
2012 Michigan Hotel Occupancy Rates At All-Time HighEarly data indicates 2012 is shaping up to be a strong year for Michigan’s tourism industry. According to Smith Travel Research, the statewide average hotel occupancy rate for the year to date as of July was at 56 percent -- the highest July year-to-date average since Travel Michigan began tracking the data in 2004.

More From CBS Detroit

Best 4th Of July Concerts In Metro DetroitStaying home this weekend? Celebrate the 4th of July by rocking out at one of these shows.
Hump Day Drinks: 8 Cheery Cocktail RecipesNow that you've made it through half the work week, it's time to celebrate!

Watch & Listen