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Detroit Zoo Premieres Three Films at Wild Adventure Zone

ROYAL OAK, Mich. – Detroit Zoo visitors can travel from Rio de Janeiro to Alaska to a mysterious island with three new films at the Wild Adventure Zone, located in the Ford Education Center. “Rio: The 4-D Experience” and “Grizzly … Continue reading

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Be a Part of the Preservation of the Alger Theatre

By Jeffrey Buck Detroit is one of the greatest cities in the world. Many may not believe that statement because of the hardships it has endured these past decades but those same people often have never visited Detroit. It’s not … Continue reading

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Follow the Yellow Brick Road to Detroit Zoo’s 4-D Theater

ROYAL OAK, Mich. – There’s no place like the Detroit Zoo this Halloween season as the 4-D Theater presents a limited engagement of “The Wizard of Oz”. During October, visitors can join Dorothy Gale and her friends as they make … Continue reading

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Weekend Events

By Jeffrey Buck Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are five events taking place this weekend around the Metro Detroit area. 1. Detroit Red Wings Game  – Sunday, 3/3 at 12:30 PM The Detroit Red Wings take on … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Wreathed With Smiles: 1905

By Jeffrey Buck If there is one thing I have increasingly become fascinated with over the years its theatres. Having spent a fair amount of time in my simple high school auditorium it amazes me when I see the detail work in some of … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Campbell’s Empire: 1904

By Jeffrey Buck Unfortunately this week has been a busy one and at times without internet access. I apologize in advance for the short write up but I didn’t want to go dark completely this morning. If you have any … Continue reading

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Shorpy Saturday – Boots and Saddles: 1909

By Jeffrey Buck Detroit has a long heritage of Theatres dating back to the early 1900s. Many of the theatres have survived the ups and downs of Detroit including the beautiful Fox Theatre, built in 1928, the Detroit Opera House, built in 1922, and … Continue reading

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