Downtown Ann Arbor

Get Your Farmers Market On in Ypsi

Washtenaw County has true wealth in a vibrant selection of local Farmers Markets. Nearly every day of the week you can visit an area market and get fresh, locally grown produce, plants, animal products, handmade goods, and more. Two of our local gems are Ypsilanti Farmers Market and Dixboro Farmers…

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Fairy Doors? Yes, you heard that right!

There may be no more quintessentially "Ann Arbor" attraction than the Urban Fairy Doors - which makes a treasure hunt around the city a must-do for visitors interested in all things quirky, unique and mystical. First appearing in Ann Arbor in 2005, the premier fairy door spotted at a commercial…

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July 2019 Events Roundup

The Ann Arbor area is the perfect place to spend time this summer! In addition to the beautiful weather, July brings a wide range of festivals and events to the Ann Arbor Area. Between live music and entertainment at the Milan Bluegrass Festival , famous car shows in Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti, and…

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“Oh my gosh, this store is amazing!”

Ann Arbor is a lot of things - bold, quirky, independent, unexpected - and the shopping scene in the area certainly reflects that vibe. In the downtown area alone, you'll find shops that offer goods found nowhere else in the world - and if you venture into the other communities in the Ann Arbor area…

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The Ann Arbor Art Fair Has It All!

Ann Arbor is the place to be Thursday, July 18 – Sunday, July 21 , 2019, when the city will transform into an art lover’s paradise, where visitors and locals alike will enjoy original works of art, street performances, live music, fabulous restaurants, culinary treats and a variety of sidewalk sales…

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Great Minds Think a Lot: Jenn Cornell Queen

This profile is part of Destination Ann Arbor’s Great Minds Think a Lot series, highlighting influential leaders in Washtenaw County who make a positive impact within our community. Jenn Cornell Queen – Ann Arbor SPARK ’s VP of Marketing and Communications and a driving force behind a2Tech360 – has…

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