Presidential Debate Comes to Ann Arbor
October 15, 2020
Ann Arbor is is home to one of the nation’s top public universities, the University of Michigan (U-M). The Commission on Presidential Debates has selected U-M to host a Presidential Debate. The debate, which will take place in the university’s Crisler Center, will be the second in a series of three Presidential Debates prior to the November 2020 election.
Ann Arbor visitors, while you are in town for the debate, we are your resource for where to stay, what to eat and what to do. Journalists, check here for photos of Ann Arbor and interesting facts about our amazing town.
Ann Arbor is not only a bustling university town, it is also a culinary hot spot, and a tech hub with a walkable downtown that includes world-class arts and culture.
Ann Arbor is 28 square miles in size. A person from Ann Arbor is called an Ann Arborite. The city itself is sometimes called A2 ("A two") or A² ("A-squared") for short. Ann Arbor is nicknamed Tree Town for its estimated 1.45 million trees.
Located in southeast Michigan's Lower Peninsula, Ann Arbor lies at the center of a greater collection of communities within Washtenaw County. Ann Arbor residents are forward thinking, and the town has become a cultural melting pot and urban oasis.