Art & Entertainment

Using a Party Bus for Detroit Nightlife

Using a Party Bus for Detroit Nightlife

Today’s post is a paid blog post feature sponsored by Limos Detroit.Β Read Good Life Detroit’s Disclosure Policy for more information about paid sponsored posts.   An Amazing Time to Live, Work, & Visit the Motor City Detroit is a city that is in a magical […]

Campus Martius Park: My Favorite Summertime Chill Spot in Detroit

Campus Martius Park: My Favorite Summertime Chill Spot in Detroit

Do you have a favorite spot in Detroit or the Metro area where you just like to chill? For me, I’m usually found at Eastern Market, but when I am in Downtown Detroit, I love to hang out at Campus Martius. Campus Martius is my […]

FAILE: Size of the Fight Now Showing (June 24 – August 12)

FAILE: Size of the Fight Now Showing (June 24 – August 12)

If you’re a lover of street art, then you don’t want to miss FAILE: Size of the Fight, now showing at the Library Street Collective in Downtown Detroit! Brooklyn-based artists Patrick McNeil and Patrick Miller created several art pieces in honor of Detroit’s “impressive comeback […]

Hour Detroit Announces Best of Detroit Party

Hour Detroit Announces Best of Detroit Party

Come one, come all to Hour Detroit’s marvelous show of wonders! Hour Detroit will hold their 12th annual Best of Detroit Party on June 23, 2017 at the Joe Louis Arena. Here’s your chance to enjoy the fashions, flavors, and sounds of the Best of […]

Artist Spotlight: Rua Francis, Detroit-based Artist

Artist Spotlight: Rua Francis, Detroit-based Artist

Meet Rua Francis, a Detroit-based, Canadian artist and fashion illustrator!Β Today on Good Life Detroit, RuaΒ shares the meaning of her artistic style and what inspires her to create art. Rua will also present her artwork at the ART on the GRAND, June 3 – 4, 2017, […]

Rua Francis Presents Art Show “This Is Not Art”

Rua Francis Presents Art Show “This Is Not Art”

Detroit-based artist Rua Francis will feature her art at the ART on the GRAND fair June 3 – 4, 2017. The two-day art fair will be held in Historic Downtown Franklin. Francis will be at Booth No. 33 if you are interested in viewing her […]

Spring Into Corktown Celebrates Community and Springtime

Spring Into Corktown Celebrates Community and Springtime

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Head down to Corktown on Saturday, May 20th for an exciting, new event – Spring Into Corktown! Help beautify Corktown with Motor City Makeover. Don’t miss the unveiling of the Nordin Brothers’ new art object. Take a […]

Highlights from the Red Bull Hart Lines 2017

Highlights from the Red Bull Hart Lines 2017

Red Bull Hart Lines 2017 held its famous professional street skateboarding competition in Downtown Detroit for the third year. The skateboarding competition was headlined by Ryan Sheckler and featured 23 elite skateboarders such as Torey Pudwill, Nyjah Huston, Manny Santiago, Leticia Bufoni, and Axel Cruysberghs. […]

All Things Detroit Pre-Mother’s Day Edition 2017

All Things Detroit Pre-Mother’s Day Edition 2017

On Sunday (5/7/17), Travis and I attended the All Things Detroit Pre-Mother’s Day Edition.Β The Detroit-famous shopping extravaganza was held at Eastern Market. It was our second time attending an All Things Detroit event, the first being in March. I was excited to attend this event […]

Behind the Scenes of America’s Thanksgiving Parade

Behind the Scenes of America’s Thanksgiving Parade

It’s almost time for “America’s Thanksgiving Parade” in Detroit! Last year, we weren’t able to attend the parade because we had a new baby. But now Zechariah is 17 months old, we will be able to go. And what makes it even better is my […]

Youmacon 2016: Detroit’s Largest Anime Convention

Youmacon 2016: Detroit’s Largest Anime Convention

Last week, I presented Good Life Detroit’s new weekly photography series: Detroit Street Photography. Today’s street photography captures are from Youmacon 2016. They’re not necessarily street shots. Well, with the exception of one street shot, all of the other images are indoors. But I am […]

Embracing Peace & Preserving WWII History

Embracing Peace & Preserving WWII History

On Saturday, July 9, 2016, Michala (my daughter, age 14) and I had the amazing opportunity to volunteer with the Michigan WWII Legacy Memorial and the Tribute Rosies at the Royal Oak Art Fair. I volunteered as a Tribute Rosie the Riveter, and Michala wore […]



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