July 2020

Featured Events

September 23 | 6:30am to 7:30am

Rise Together

Rise Together is a monthly socially-distant gathering on the Riverwalk held at sunrise or sunset aimed to provide social, emotional and grief support to those affected by COVID-19. Inspired by the Detroit Sunrise Club started in 2017, Rise Together hopes to provide our community a moment...

October 16 | 6:00pm | Concerts

#BeingApartTogether

This year, our community has embraced parks in ways that we have never seen before; over the last few months the number of visitors along the Detroit Riverfront and Dequindre Cut has well exceeded previous years.  This rise in use of our public spaces has meant an increase in security and...

Ongoing Events

September 16 to September 30 | (All day)

Detroit River Pollinator Project BioBlitz

Join Detroit Riverfront Conservancy, the DNR Outdoor Adventure Center, Detroit Zoological Society, Belle Isle Conservancy, and parks throughout the country for the Parks for Pollinators Virtual BioBlitz!  What's a BioBlitz? The Parks for Pollinators BioBlitz is an event where community...

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September

September 22 | 10:00am to 11:00am | Robert C. Valade Park

Senior Hustle Fitness

Join Detroit Riverfront Conservancy and World Class Hustlers for FREE hustle fitness classes on the Detroit riverfront. Classes are held on Tuesdays at 10am August 4 to September 29. Pre-registration is required and opens one week prior to each session. Click Here to Register

September 23 | 6:30am to 7:30am

Rise Together

Rise Together is a monthly socially-distant gathering on the Riverwalk held at sunrise or sunset aimed to provide social, emotional and grief support to those affected by COVID-19. Inspired by the Detroit Sunrise Club started in 2017, Rise Together hopes to provide our community a moment...

September 24 | 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Detroit River Pollinator Project BioBlitz Webinar

Join us for a virtual convening to learn about a featured pollinator species and to ask our hosts any questions you may have about locations, species you’ve seen, data submission or other pollinator-related topics. Join Sept. 24 Zoom meetingPassword: BCiQ6r For more information on the...

September 26 | 6:00am to 4:00pm

Saturday at Eastern Market

Location: Eastern Market A weekend is not complete without a Saturday trip to the Eastern Market for many families from all over metro Detroit. Eastern Market is just a mile away from the Detroit RiverWalk by biking or walking up the Dequindre Cut.  For more information, visit the Eastern...

September 26 | 10:00am to 11:00am

Kids Yoga & Storytime

Join Yoga Instructor Andrew Simmons (IG @turtle.pose) for kids yoga and storytime! Sessions are at Robert C. Valade Park (2670 Atwater St) at 10:00a.m. Classes are free and provided by the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy.  Preregistration is required. Participants are encouraged to bring...

September 26 | 11:00am to 8:00pm

Dequindre Cut Freight Yard

The Dequindre Cut Freight Yard is the go to destination for outdoor libations and merriment this summer! Head to the Dequindre Cut for this retail, entertainment and gathering space built from nine repurposed shipping containers.  The Freight Yard features nine shipping containers that...

September 26 | 11:00am to 12:00pm

Zumba in the Park

Join Kellie for Community Zumba in the Park. Classes are held every other Saturday at 11 a.m. at Gabriel Richard Park (7130 E Jefferson Ave).  Classes are free and provided by the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy. Preregistration is required for zumba classes. Participants are encouraged to...

September 27 | 12:00pm to 6:00pm

Dequindre Cut Freight Yard

The Dequindre Cut Freight Yard is the go to destination for outdoor libations and merriment this summer! Head to the Dequindre Cut for this  retail, entertainment and gathering space built from nine repurposed shipping containers.  The Freight Yard features nine shipping containers that...

September 28 | 6:00pm to 9:00pm

Herbal Walk & Talk

Join the Herbal Healing Hut & Detroit Riverfront Conservancy on the Detroit Riverwalk for the annual summer session of Herbal Walk & Talk, taught by Detroit’s own Mama Ravin and her assistant Danielle Nanih Waiya! Look forward to evenings of adventure, education, and nature as you...

September 29 | 10:00am to 11:00am | Robert C. Valade Park

Senior Hustle Fitness

Join Detroit Riverfront Conservancy and World Class Hustlers for FREE hustle fitness classes on the Detroit riverfront. Classes are held on Tuesdays at 10am August 4 to September 29. Pre-registration is required and opens one week prior to each session. Click Here to Register

October

October 1 | 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Detroit River Pollinator Project BioBlitz Webinar

Join us  for a Detroit River Pollinator Project wrap-up session! We’ll share some of the highlights and the data gathered for this BioBlitz project. We will invite participants to share any fascinating or unique observations they may have had during their surveys! Join Oct. 1 Zoom meeting...

October 3 | 6:00am to 4:00pm

Saturday at Eastern Market

Location: Eastern Market A weekend is not complete without a Saturday trip to the Eastern Market for many families from all over metro Detroit. Eastern Market is just a mile away from the Detroit RiverWalk by biking or walking up the Dequindre Cut.  For more information, visit the Eastern...

October 10 | 6:00am to 4:00pm

Saturday at Eastern Market

Location: Eastern Market A weekend is not complete without a Saturday trip to the Eastern Market for many families from all over metro Detroit. Eastern Market is just a mile away from the Detroit RiverWalk by biking or walking up the Dequindre Cut.  For more information, visit the Eastern...

October 16 | 6:00pm | Concerts

#BeingApartTogether

This year, our community has embraced parks in ways that we have never seen before; over the last few months the number of visitors along the Detroit Riverfront and Dequindre Cut has well exceeded previous years.  This rise in use of our public spaces has meant an increase in security and...

October 17 | 6:00am to 4:00pm

Saturday at Eastern Market

Location: Eastern Market A weekend is not complete without a Saturday trip to the Eastern Market for many families from all over metro Detroit. Eastern Market is just a mile away from the Detroit RiverWalk by biking or walking up the Dequindre Cut.  For more information, visit the Eastern...

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