Rebel Wanderer: Detroit

We read an interesting article this week on the surging comeback of the Detroit meetings market and we became very intrigued. So, we did what we always do as wanderers and explored. Here’s some awesome entertainment and venues that we found in Motor City.

10599639_10152585955157702_6191909686457432913_nThe Detroit Beer Co.

Opened in September 2003, the Detroit Beer Co. occupies the first two floors of the recently restored Hartz Building on Broadway in Downtown Detroit just steps from Comerica Park and Ford field making it the best spot for pre & post event. Detroit Beer Co. is a brewpub located on Broadway Street in downtown Detroit and is part of a trio of local breweries, including the Royal Oak Brewery (1995) and the Rochester Mills Beer Co. (1998).

The historic setting, combined with state-of-the-art brewing technology and 21st century finishes provides a unique dining experience. Detroit Beer Co. has an extensive selection of award winning ales and lagers that are brewed on-site. Seating is available on both floors and can be reserved for special events.

Spot_wedding-grandlobby-1The Fox Theatre

Splendid in every detail, the Fox Theatre sets the stage for the most spectacular special events. From their ornate Grand Lobby and Foyer that accommodate extraordinary sit-down dinners and cocktail receptions, to their plush Mezzanine Level that hosts pre and post concert or show receptions with fabulous views of the theatre, the Fox Theatre is the perfect location for a convention, business meeting, awards ceremony or client appreciation celebration.

Detroit’s crown jewel, the Fox Theatre, has played host to some of the biggest names in show business and holds its ground as one of the top-grossing theaters of its size in the nation. It sets the stage for the most spectacular special events. The theatre can service up to 800 guests for sit-down dinners, 1500 guests for strolling buffet receptions and up to 4800 guests for an awards ceremony, business meeting or private concert event.

Screen Shot 2015-03-04 at 1.04.33 PMWaterview Loft at Port Detroit

Waterview Loft at Port Detroit provides up to 500 guests a one of a kind Downtown Detroit experience. Their newest special event site features a modern second floor lounge, an outdoor terrace and the spectacular Detroit Riverfront as a backdrop, creating a sophisticated, cosmopolitan atmosphere sure to impress even the most discerning guests.

Whether you’re hosting a seminar, holiday party, employee appreciation event, training session, or trade show, the Waterview Loft at Port Detroit offers a state-of-the-art conference facility with the latest presentation technology.

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