Nightlife
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A good thing about being on vacation is that every day can be a weekend day. Wanting to hit the coolest spots in the area is only natural. That’s why we wanted to showcase this area’s vibrant nightlife.

Below you’ll find a list of the most trendy and interesting places to check out while you’re in town. Whether you’re new to the area, looking for something different to do, or just visiting, we’re sure you’ll find something you’ll love.
Baker’s Keyboard Lounge
Baker’s Keyboard Lounge

20510 Livernois Ave
Detroit, MI 48221   Directions

(313) 345-6300

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Spend an evening at the “world’s oldest jazz club.” Baker’s Keyboard Lounge has acted as a nightlife hotspot ever since 1934. Hear local and major acts present the ever-so-smooth stylings of blues, bebop and, of course, jazz while you dine on the best traditional soul food available.

Café D’Mongo’s Speakeasy
Café D’Mongo’s Speakeasy

1439 Griswold St
Detroit, MI 48226   Directions

(313) 961-2543

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Despite its name, Café D’Mongo’s Speakeasy is not a true speakeasy. However, the rich furnishings and dim lighting certainly lend a speakeasy mood to this popular bar. This former jazz club offers guests a subdued, comfortable nightlife experience where they can relax, sip on drinks and listen to live music performances.

Delux Lounge
Delux Lounge

350 Monroe St
Detroit, MI 48201   Directions

(313) 962-4200

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Get your pulse racing at Delux Lounge, the most popular nightlife destination and dance club in the 313. Order classy, classic mixed drinks at this full service bar, and take them with you to a booth where you can catch up on all the latest news with your friends or bring them out with you onto the dance floor where they play all the latest music.

Garden Bowl
Garden Bowl

4120 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48201   Directions

(313) 833-9700

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Right beneath the Magic Stick, you’ll find the Garden Bowl. The oldest still-operating bowling alley in the country, this historical landmark is a blast to visit. Open until 2AM Monday through Sunday, the Garden Bowl offers an excellent alternative to the traditional bars. Enjoy drinks and the tunes from a jukebox as you show off your bowling skills.

Greektown Casino
Greektown Casino

555 E Lafayette Blvd
Detroit, MI 48226   Directions

(313) 223-2999

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Taste a slice of Vegas nightlife without ever leaving Detroit when you go to the Greektown Casino where the motto is “play, dine and stay.” One of Motor City’s three casino resort hotels, this particular casino is located in the fun and fascinating Greektown District. Test your luck at the table games or slots, stuff yourself at the best restaurants, take advantage of weekly drink specials and spend the night in a luxurious room.

MGM Grand Detroit Casino
MGM Grand Detroit Casino

1777 3rd St
Detroit, MI 48226   Directions

(877) 888-2121

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Adults can escape to their own wonderland at the MGM Grand Detroit Casino, one of three casino hotels in the city and the first major luxury casino resort outside of Las Vegas. Not a gambler? This hotel resort is also filled with first-class restaurants, lounges, bars and clubs as well as a relaxing spa and a trendy boutique.

Magic Stick
Magic Stick

4120 Woodward Ave
Detroit, MI 48201   Directions

(313) 833-9700

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Catch a concert at the Magic Stick, one of the top live music and nightlife venues in the city. Part of the Majestic Theater Center, the Magic Stick offers a distinct and unique experience. In addition to being a top concert venue (presenting artists like The White Stripes, Modest Mouse and Kings of Leon), the Magic Stick hosts several other special events in its adjacent lounge and rooftop patio.

MotorCity Casino-Hotel
MotorCity Casino-Hotel

2901 Grand River Ave
Detroit, MI 48201   Directions

(866) 782-9622

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Relax and unwind one evening at the MotorCity Casino-Hotel, one of the three resort hotel casinos in Detroit. Play at the most exciting game floor in the city, featuring classic reel games, new five-reel games, video poker and video slots. You can also join in one of the 57 table games in the casino or head to the Poker Room for a classic card game.

Small’s
Small’s

10339 Conant St
Hamtramck, MI 48212   Directions

(313) 873-1117

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Small’s might not be the largest bar but it has the largest personality! This nightlife favorite and neighborhood corner bar is a prominent community presence, drawing in the crowds almost every night with its sturdy mahogany bar, well-stocked jukebox, daily drink specials and punk rock bingo. Come listen to bands booked in the back room and make some new friends!

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