North American International Auto Show-January,
Plymouth International Ice Sculpture Festival- January,

Motown Winter Blast
- February,

- March,

Spring Detroit Restaurant Week- April,

Detroit Tigers Opening Day- April,

Metro Times Blowout- April,

Eastern Market Flower Day- May,

Movement: Detroit Electronic Music Festival- May,

Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix- May/June,

Motor City Pride- June,

WYCD Downtown Hoedown- May/June,

Autopalooza- May-September 2013,

Arab Dearborn International Festival- July

Detroit River Days- June,

Target Fireworks- June,

Stars & Stripes Festival
- June,

American Power Boat Association (APBA) Gold Cup- July,

Concert of Colors- July,

Maker Faire at The Henry Ford- July,

Orchard Lake Fine Art & Craft Show- July,

Arab and Chaldean World Festival- July,

Concours d’Elegance of America- July,

Music Fest 4 Vets- July,

African World Festival- August,

Woodward Dream Cruise- August,

Selfridge Air Show- August (held every other year),

Prep Kickoff Classic- August,

Michigan Renaissance Festival- August/September,

Arts, Beats & Eats Festival- Labor Day weekend,

Detroit Jazz Festival- Labor Day weekend,

Michigan Peach Festival of Romeo- Labor Day weekend,

Arts & Apples Festival- September,

DIY Street Fair- September,

Northville Victorian Festival- September,

Fall Detroit Restaurant Week- Fall,

Detroit Free Press Flagstar Bank Marathon- October,

Big Bright Light Show- Mid-November-Early January,

America’s Thanksgiving Parade- Thanksgiving Day,

Holiday Nights at Greenfield Village-Weekends in December,

Noel Night-December,

NCAA Motor City Bowl- December,

Detroit and Metro-Detroit events:

Detroit and Metro-Detroit events:

*North American International Auto Show (January)

*Plymouth International Ice Sculpture Spectacular (January)

*Detroit Autorama (February)

*Detroit Electronic Music Festival (Memorial Day weekend)

*Birmingham Fine Arts Festival (May)

*Greektown Arts Festival (May)

*WYCD Downtown Hoedown (May)

*Arab International Festival (June)

*Red Bull Air Race World Series (June 13 & 14

*Wyandotte Street Art Fair (June)

*Comerica Cityfest (June)

*GM Riverdays in (June)

*Target fireworks in (June)

*Arab & Chaldean World Festival (July)

*Carribean International Festival (August)

*African World Festival (August)

*Festival of India (August)

*Highland Games (August)

*Autopalooza August, consisted of:

Meadowbrook Concours de' Elegance (First weekend)

Cruisin' Motor Cities

Detroit Festival of Speed and Style

Woodward Dream Cruise (third weekend)

IRL Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix, ALMS Detroit Sports Car Challenge, & SCCA Pro Racing SPEED World Challenge GT Championship (all postponed in 2009 due to tough economic conditions)

*Chrystler Arts, Beats, and Eats (Labor Day weekend)

*Detroit International Jazz Festival (Labor Day weekend)

*Hamtramck Polish Festival (August & September)

*Michigan Renaissance Festival (August & September)

*Michigan State Fair (August & September)

*Birmingham Common Ground Sanctuary Art in the Park (September)

*Dally in the Ally (September)

*Rochester Art & Apples Festival (September)

*Northville's Victoria Festival (September)

*Northville Oktoberfest (October)

*Downtown Royal Oak Music Festival (November)

*America's Thanksgiving Day Parade (Thanksgiving Day)

*Detroit Christmas Tree Lighting (November)

* NCAA Motor City Bowl (December)