Whether in Detroit for the first time or for a lifetime—or learning about it from afar—readers will delight in uncovering and discovering this great American city. The most popular printed guide to Detroit, Belle Isle to 8 Mile: An Insider's Guide to Detroitfeatures nearly 1,500 Detroit attractions, sites, institutions, events, restaurants, bars, shops, and curiosities, from the essential to the obscure. Packed with information, history, humor, and stories, this new edition is fully revised and expanded for 2019, with 45 new illustrations and more than 500 new entries. The result of thousands of hours of research, thousands of site visits, and contributions and ideas from hundreds of local residents, this streetwise guide is a key for unlocking the city. From high art to folk art, national attractions to basement museums, haute cuisine to food trucks, cocktail bars to dive bars, farmer’s markets to urban farms, and rock ’n’ roll to blues and soul, readers will learn the ins and outs of the city that put America on wheels.
Softcover, illustrated. 584 p