Battle of the Bands & Virtual Tour

Thursday, July 8th, 2021

4:30PM Detroit Riverfront Virtual Tour

Sign up for a free virtual tour of the Detroit Riverfront from our friends at the Detroit Experience Factory.  Enjoy this interactive and engaging tour and gain a better understanding of the past, present and future of your favorite riverfront parks and landmarks.


6PM Battle of the Bands

Tune-in to our Facebook page or Youtube Channel for this joyful evening of genre-spanning Detroit music broadcast from the Detroit Riverfront and vote for your favorite performer. The winner will receive a cash prize and coveted spot on a future River Days Main Stage.

The Battle of the Bands lineup includes:

  • New World Soul, Presented by Friends of Robert C. Valade Park – the returning 2020 #BeingApartTogether fan favorites will perform a high energy set of pop, R&B, and soul
  • New Music Detroit - This collective of musicians will perform new and adventurous classical music from the late 20th century to the present day.  
  • LvrboyPresented by Matt & Mona Simoncini, this performer from the D.Cipher music series will deliver a selection of alternative soul and R&B.
  • The Aston Neighborhood Pleasure ClubPresented by the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation - an acoustic ensemble evoking the spirit of New Orleans street bands. 

Support your Detroit Riverfront Conservancy by purchasing a #BeingApartTogether Package or making a donation.