Downtown Ann Arbor

#ErininA2: Graduate Ann Arbor

Graduate Ann Arbor is a gem - uniquely designed to reflect its collegiate heritage, perfect for nostalgic Wolverines visiting their alma mater. We sent Erin from The Epicurean Traveler to Graduate Ann Arbor for a quick stay, and she was impressed with the University of Michigan local and…

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ypsiGLOW. Glow Forth!

Autumn is a busy time, so take a second right now to mark Friday, October 26 on your calendar: the date of the third annual ypsiGLOW. What is ypsiGLOW? Well, I'm glad you asked, because the answer is literally one of the most "Ypsi" sentences I think I can muster. ypsiGLOW is an annual community…

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Ypsilanti’s Iconic Water Tower

Cities all over the world have important landmarks. They have titles ranging from “most important” to “must-see” or even to “greatest achievement”. Ypsilanti, Michigan has its own fair share of landmarks, and one has always stood out of the crowd as the most iconic – the Ypsilanti water tower. Known…

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Ann Arbor - a Catalyst for Creativity

We take our art seriously here in Southeastern Michigan. And walking down the street in Ann Arbor, it’s clear we’re doing it in style. While the images most associated with the University of Michigan might be the trial and tribulations of the sports teams, the creative side of U-M is just as…

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Smoke & Ale Fall Festival in Chelsea

If there was an award for best-smelling local event, the prize would likely go to Chelsea’s annual Smoke & Ale Fall Festival, happening October 12-13. For not only will more than 40 serious barbecuers from different parts of the region gather to compete in SAFF’s Professional Masters Series (now…

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