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Rockin’ on the Riverfront Free Detroit Summer Concerts 2015

Rockin’ on the Riverfront Free Detroit Summer Concerts 2015 – The annual free summer concert series kicks off Friday, July 10 outside GM Renaissance Center. Enjoy free summer concerts in the heart of Detroit this summer on Friday evenings from 7:30p-10p in July and August.

Rockin’ on the Riverfront Free Detroit Summer Concerts 2015

– Friday, July 17, 2015 – 38 Special

– Friday, July 24, 2015 – Dennis DeYoung

– Friday, July 31, 2015 – Burton Cummings

– Friday, August 7, 2015 – Creedence Clearwater Revisited

– Friday, August 14, 2015 – Kansas

Admission to the concerts is always free and no tickets are necessary. Viewing space is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Attendees are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs and blankets, but outside food, beverages and coolers are not permitted.

Local restaurants will provide refreshments and food concessions at several locations across the plaza. Andiamo Detroit Riverfront and Joe Muer Seafood will accept dinner reservations before and after the concert and both restaurants offer outdoor patios overlooking the Detroit River and the Rockin’ on the Riverfront stage.

Convenient parking is available for a small fee per vehicle, starting at 5 p.m., at the GM surface lot at the intersection of St. Antoine and Atwater streets, adjacent to the GM Renaissance Center. For more info on Rockin’ On The Riverfront, visit their Facebook page.

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The 2014 Top 20 Places to take children in the Ann Arbor – Detroit Area

Ann Arbor is rich in fun events and exciting places. It was hard for our readers to select their favorites from the hundreds of choices! The venues listed below are wildly popular with kids and families in Ann Arbor But don’t miss out on ALL the other wonderful places as well! Browse through our site and discover lots more to do!


1. The Detroit Zoo

2. Motor City Theatre

3. Ann Arbor Hands-on-Museum

4. Airtime Trampoline & Game Park

5. Wild Swan Theater

6. The Henry Ford – America’s Greatest History Attraction

7. Kelsey Museum of Archaeology

8. Farmer Charleys Corn Maze

9. Zap Zone

10. Leslie Science & Nature Center

11. The Complete Dancer

12. Stagecrafters – The Baldwin Theater

13. Detroit Institute Of Art

14. Toledo Zoo

15. PuppetART Theater

16. Michigan Science Center

17. Goldfish Swim School – Ann Arbor

18. The Detroit Tigers

19. Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit

20. Dinosaur Hill Nature Preserve


Winners in Special Categories

In the second part of our survey, we asked readers to select their favorites in seven categories. Here were their choices.

Favorite Kid-Friendly MuseumAnn Arbor Hands-on-Museum

Favorite Nature CenterLeslie Science & Nature Center

Favorite Performing ArtsWild Swan Theater


Favorite Indoor Play CenterAirtime Trampoline & Game Park

Favorite Farm (agri-entertainment)Blake’s Orchard & Cider Mill

Favorite Place to have Fun OutdoorsMichigan’s Adventure

Favorite Professional Sports TeamThe Detroit Tigers

Favorite Arts Education CenterCranbrook Academy of Art


Favorite Sports Education CenterYMCA