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Hamtramck Yacht Club Canoe Race

11 things to do in Detroit Labor Day Weekend

Summer is over. Make this weekend count.


Start your long weekend at the Detroit Jazz Festival, which runs until September 2 at Hart Plaza.   


Celebrate Brightmoor at a free basketball camp and block party.  

Have a midnight mimosas at the Midnight Brunch & Night Party.  

Catch a T.I. and Juicy J concert at the Return of the Legends: Hip Hop show at Chene Park.  

Take a tour of the tiny home community, hosted by Cass Community Social Services.  

Enjoy the unofficial end of summer with the kids at the Labor Day Outdoor Games at DNR Outdoor Adventure Center.  

Eat, drink, and be irie at the Jamaican Irie Occasions Pop-up at Two James Spirits.  

Join the fun at the Labor Day Block Party at Bert’s Marketplace.  

If you want to try a brand new activity, consider going Trash Fishing at the St. Jean boat launch.  


Cosplayers rejoice! Sunday is cosplay night at Ready Player One.  


Watch push-carts that look like canoes on wheels race down Joseph Campau street at the Hamtramck Yacht Club Canoe Races 2018. This event is in Hamtramck. 



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