Downtown Ann Arbor

Vibrant History Abounds with Heritage Tours

You don’t need a “Back to the Future” DeLorean to visit Washtenaw County’s past. Any car, or even just a smartphone, will do. Yes, Washtenaw County’s Office of Community & Economic Development recently began translating heritage tours into “Story Maps” created using Arc GIS, and through the Vamonde…

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7 Ways to Experience ypsiGLOW 2020!

Since its first year in Ypsilanti, ypsiGLOW has become the city’s top illuminating event which has grown to become an upbeat costume party, parade and overall an exceptionally fun night! This year, ypsiGLOW will shine in its brightest year yet with reimagined ideas to bring the action to you…

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What to Do This Fall in Ypsilanti

The Fall season is approaching fast and we are excited! The Ypsilanti area offers tons of activities to enjoy in the Fall, including walking paths filled with color-changing trees and finding new family Fall traditions like picking U-pick pumpkins at a nearby orchard. Area establishments are…

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10 Ways to Support Small Businesses

The Ann Arbor area is full of unique, locally-rooted, beloved small businesses that span many industries and generations. It is so important to support them as much as possible right now, as they're experiencing challenges as a result of the COVID-19 outbreak. Small businesses are so important to…

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