Campus Martius Park to Celebrate a Decade of Winter Magic in Detroit
The Winter Magic season runs from November 28-December 22 and provides a variety of fun activities for all ages including: the Rink at Campus Martius Park, Holiday Marketplace and Beer Garden, horse-drawn carriage ride, a visit from Santa and street performers.
All new for the 2013 Winter Magic season is the Rink Side Longue and Ikea D-Light. Ikea D-Light is a nightly festival of 19,000 choreographed lights dancing and sparkling to the yuletide beat on the official City of Detroit Christmas Tree. It runs nightly until December 31, beginning at 5 pm daily.
Additionally, Detroiters can shop ‘til they drop on the 1200 block of Woodward, between Grand River and Gratiot, courtesy of Bedrock Real Estate Services.
We created a logo that represents the vitality of Detroit, optimism for today and the future, and strength we have as a community to turn our optimism into actions. The triangles on the right build upon each other. That signifies how collaboration between the private, public and philanthropic communities creates the building blocks needed to transform Detroit.
The three triangles on the left signify our mission to create a clean, safe and inviting Detroit.
They symbolize the three areas of support for that mission … economic development, physical development and public policy. Finally, they denote Detroit as great place to live, work and play. Together, the triangles create a “D."
7.2 SQ MI is the data story of a physically and economically changing place. It is a snapshot that captures current information on residing, working, employing, visiting, living, playing, and investing in Greater Downtown. While a celebration of progress, it also acknowledges continued challenges and reveals potential opportunity. Read the report here.