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Below are a few of the locations and local happenings in Detroit. Because when choosing a pop up shop location we find it is essential to have as much information as possible about the location you choose.

Annual Events

Movement Electronic Music Festival
Presented in downtown Detroit, the city where electronic music originated, the Movement Electronic Music Festival is Detroit’s premier annual electronic dance festival.

Detroit Downtown Hoedown
Featuring some of Country and Western's best performers, the 3-day Detroit Downtown Hoedown is one of the largest free country music festivals in the world .

Midsummer Nights in Midtown
Midsummer Nights in Midtown is a popular and major arts event attracting over 10,000 people each year.

Target Fireworks
The largest international fireworks show of its kind, has been a popular attraction for well over half a century. 

Detroit River Days
One of Detroit’s most popular summer events, the 3-day Detroit River Days festival celebrating Detroit’s maritime, ecological and culinary culture.

Arab & Chaldean World Festival
Recognized as the biggest Arab-Chaldean-American cultural event in North America for over 40 years, the Arab & Chaldean World Festival attracts over 100,000 people every year.

African World Festival
The three-day African World Festival, presented by the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History attracts over a million people each year.

Detroit Jazz Festival
A popular event for over 34 years, the Detroit International Jazz Festival is one of the world’s premier jazz festivals that takes place over several city blocks in downtown Detroit and which features more than 100 acts taking part on five stages in four days. 

America's Thanksgiving Parade
A popular event for almost 90 years, America's Thanksgiving Parade is one of the country’s oldest and most celebrated parades producing amazing events for millions of people.

Local Attractions

•    Greektown
•    CityFest
•    Campus Martius Park
•    Detroit Zoo
•    Ford Field
•    Comerica Park
•    New Center
•    Detroit Science Center
•    Grosse Pointe Yacht Club
•    Detroit Institute of Arts
•    Motown Museum
•    ​Detroit Riverwalk
•    ​Detroit RiverFront
•    ​Eastern Market

Local Malls

  • Village of Rochester Hills. ...

  • Great Lakes Crossing. ...

  • Eastern Market. ...

  • Twelve Oaks Mall. ...

  • Greektown. ...

  • Fairlane Town Center. ...

  • GM Renaissance Center. ...

  • Somerset Collection.

Some Local Neighborhoods

•    West Side Industrial
•    University District
•    Sherwood Forest
•    North Rosedale Park
•    Palmer Woods
•    Brush Park
•    Detroit Golf
•    Rivertown
•    Woodbridge
•    Green Acres

Colleges & Universities

•    College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, 
•    Wayne State University
•    College for Creative Studies
•    Detroit Institute of Technology
•    University of Detroit Mercy
•    International Academy of Design & Technology – Detroit
•    Lewis College of Business
•    Marygrove College
•    Michigan Jewish Institute
•    Wayne State University
•    Wayne State University College of Engineering
•    Wayne State University Computer Science Department

Nearby Cities

Windsor, Canada
Hamtramck, MI
Highland Park, MI
River Rouge, MI
Grosse Pointe Park, MI
Dearborn, MI
Melvindale, MI
Ecorse, MI
Lincoln Park, MI
Harper Woods, MI
​Grosse Pointe Farms, MI
Hazel Park, MI
Wyandotte, MI
Allen Park, MI
Ferndale, MI

Sports Teams & Stadiums

Detroit Lions
Detroit Red Wings
Detroit Pistons
Detroit Tigers
Detroit Titans
Ford Field
Comerica Park
Joe Louis Arena
Tiger Stadium

Do you want to pop up ​in Detroit?

The Pop Up Shop Agency is here as a one-stop resource to help you navigate the entire pop up shop process to make your Detroit event a success. ​

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