DESTINATIONS: Southeastern Michigan

Bad Axe

While surveying the first state road through the Huron County wilderness in 1861, Rudolph Papst and George Willis Pack made camp here and found a much-used and badly damaged axe. At Pack's suggestion, Papst used the name "Bad Axe Camp" in the minutes of the ...

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Bavarian Inn Lodge

Why not start a new family tradition with a quick getaway to Michigan’s only Bavarian themed indoor water park hotel and resort? Two brand new water slides, the Tower Twister Body and Bavarian Blast, recently joined four indoor pools, three whirlpools, a ...

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Cobo Center

Cobo Center is one of the largest convention centers in the nation.  Built by the City of Detroit, it was originally opened in 1960 and named Cobo Hall in honor of former Detroit Mayor Albert E. Cobo (1950-1957).  Today, Cobo Center is managed an ...

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Detroit Riverfront Conservancy

The Detroit RiverFront Conservancy, Inc. was formed as a 501 (c) (3) with the mission of developing access on the Detroit International Riverfront. The entire vision is 5 ½ miles of Riverfront property, from the Ambassador Bridge to Gabriel Richard Park, ...

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Detroit Zoo

For over 80 years, the eleven habitat exhibits of the Detroit Zoo have provided visitors the chance to walk among wildlife from around the world. Open 362 days of the year, there’s always something exciting happening in its 125 acres and 11 exhibits, which ...

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Downtown Detroit

Downtown is always alive with renowned museums and theaters, casino hotels and a transformed riverfront. Championship sports, exciting nightlife and delectable dining options offer endless options for things to do. Popular attractions include the Detroit ...

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Eastern Market

Each week as many as 40,000 people flock to Eastern Market for its Saturday Market to enjoy one of the most authentic urban adventures in the United States. The market and the adjacent district are rare finds in a global economy - a local food district with ...

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Flint Genesee County

Welcome to Flint and Genesee County! You’ll be surprised and delighted at what you’ll find! A place filled with discoveries. Discover 11,000 acres of beautiful lakes, wetlands and woods in Michigan's largest county park system. Awaken your senses at our ...

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Frankenmuth

The fun-filled city of Frankenmuth is a destination must for all ages. It is home to the world's largest Christmas store, famous chicken dinners and much more! Located in Saginaw, Michigan, this Little Bavaria destination offers year-round activity for the ...

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Michigan International Speedway

Michigan International Speedway is NASCAR's Great Escape. Nestled in the lush Irish Hills of southeastern Michigan, Michigan International Speedway is the Great Escape, a venerable NASCAR national park where fans can get away and enjoy the very best in racing ...

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