Things to Do in the Detroit Area

The Performing Arts

Fisher Theatre – (313) 872-1000
www.nederlanderdetroit.com

Fox Theatre – (313) 983-6611
www.olympiaentertainment.com

Masonic Temple Theatre – (313) 832-7100
www.nederlanderdetroit.com

Detroit Symphony Orchestra – (313) 576-5111
www.detroitsymphony.com

Michigan Opera Theatre – (313) 237-7464
www.michiganopera.org

Meadowbrook Music Festival – (248) 377-0100
www.palacenet.com

Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts – (313) 887-8500
www.musichall.org

DTE Energy Music Theater (Pine Knob) – (248) 377-0100
www.palacenet.com

 

Other Entertainment and Information

Detroit Zoo – (248) 398-0900
www.detroitzoo.org

Detroit Institute of Arts – (313) 833-7900
www.dia.org

Henry Ford Museum and Greenfield Village – (313) 271-1620
www.hfmgv.org

Detroit Historical Museum – (313) 833-1805
www.detroithistorical.com

Michigan Science Center – (313) 724-3623
www.detroitsciencecenter.org

Cranbrook Institute of Science – (248) 645-3200
www.cranbrook.edu

Holocaust Memorial Center – (248) 553-2400
www.holocaustcenter.org

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History – (313) 494-5800
www.thewright.org

 

Historic Homes

Meadowbrook Hall (Matilda Dodge Wilson Estate) – (248) 370-3140
www.meadowbrookhall.org

Edsel & Eleanor Ford House – (313) 884-4222
www.fordhouse.org

Cranbrook House and Gardens – (248) 645-3149
www.cranbrook.edu

 

Sports

Detroit Red Wings (Joe Louis Arena) – (313) 396-7444
www.detroitredwings.com

Detroit Lions (Ford Field House) – (313) 262-2000
www.detroitlions.com

Detroit Tigers (Comerica Park) – (313) 962-4000
www.detroittigers.com

Detroit Pistons (The Palace of Auburn Hills) – (248) 377-0100
www.palacenet.com

 

Other

Detroit Public Library – (313) 833-1000
www.detroit.lib.mi.us

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport – (734) 247-7678
www.metroairport.com

Ground Transportation from Metro Airport

Metro Cars (sedans, vans and buses) – (800) 456-1701
(costs $66.00 for up to 4 passengers per sedan one way)

Southfield Yellow Cab – (888) 757-1090
(costs approximately $55.00 to Metro Airport)

Metro Airport Parking Hotline – (800) 642-1978

Metro Cab – 800-456-1701
(costs $55.00 one way)

 

Casinos

Greektown Casino
555 E Lafayette, Detroit
(888) 771-4386
www.greektowncasino.net

Motor City Casino
2901 Grand River, Detroit
(877) 777-0711
www.motorcitycasino.com

MGM Grand Casino
1300 John C. Lodge, Detroit
(877) 888-2121
www.mgmgrand.com/detroit