DXF 2017 Bar Tours


Summer Kickoff Bar Tour: Downtown Favorites

Join us as we kick off the Summer with a Bar Tour of our favorite Downtown Bars! We will celebrate the arrival of Spring and take you on a guided  tour of Detroit's most rapidly changing district in between each location.  

Your ticket includes an interactive and fun walking tour Experience where we'll share a myriad of facts and stories you never knew about Downtown Detroit. We've selected our favorite spots just for you! A CASH BAR will be available at each location. 

All attendees must be 21 years of age. 

Bars:  Checker Bar, Firebird Tavern, Exodus Rooftop Lounge


Eastern Market Bar Tour

Everyone knows that Eastern Market is the place to be for fresh produce, but did you know it's also a great destination for walk-able night life? We will provide a guided tour as we walk from bar to bar sharing history, stories, and best kept secrets about the 125 year old Market we all know and love. 

Your ticket includes an interactive and fun walking tour Experience where we'll share a myriad of facts and stories you never knew about the Eastern Market. We've selected our favorite spots just for you! A CASH BAR will be available at each location. 

All attendees must be 21 years of age. 

Bars: Thomas Magee's , Cutter's, Detroit City Distillery


Livernois Bar Tour

Join us for our first Bar tour on Livernois, The Avenue of Fashion! Located in Northwest Detroit, Livernois has long been the heart of the apparel industry in Detroit. Retailers, wholesale buyers, designers, stylists, students, shoppers, and residents all converge on this historic avenue to this day. In the last few years, Livernois has seen renewed and innovative efforts to strengthen it's businesses, accessibility, and presence as a hub for the surrounding Northwest neighborhoods: Sherwood Forest, University District, Green Acres, Palmer Woods, and Bagley. 

We will visit establishments that are new to the Avenue within the last few years, as well as the oldest Jazz Bar in the world. That's right. The WORLD! 

Your ticket includes an interactive and fun walking tour Experience where we'll share a myriad of facts and stories you never knew about Livernois: The Avenue of Fashion. We've selected our favorite spots just for you! A CASH BAR will be available at each location. 

All attendees must be 21 years of age. 

Bars: Good Cakes & Bakes, 1917 American Bistro, Baker's Keyboard Lounge


Downtown Patio Bar Tour

When the weather's fine, who wants to hang inside? Come help us celebrate summer in Detroit at some of Downtown's best patio bars! Enjoy a brief, guided walking tour of Downtown between each bar in the sweet sunshine. 

A cash bar will be available at each location. ALL attendees must be at least 21 years of age. 

Bars: Briggs Detroit, Queen's Bar, Exodus Rooftop Bar


Mexicantown Bar Tour

On this tour, we will visit one of Detroit's oldest districts. With it's longstanding, close-knit neighborhoods and strong cultural roots, Mexicantown is one of the most visited areas in Detroit. You may have eaten at Mexican Village or Los Galanes, but have you had a beer and a slice of pizza at El Club? Or enjoyed a cocktail at Giovanna's Lounge -  one of the oldest family owned bars in Detroit? 

Join us as we walk from bar to bar in one of Detroit's most vibrant neighborhoods. A walking tour featuring a brief history of the area along with current projects, parks, and street art will be given along the way. 

A cash bar will be available at each location.

ALL attendees must be at least 21 years of age.

Bars: El Club, Giovanna's Lounge


Midtown Bar Tour

Home of Detroit's Cultural Center, Wayne State University, and some Detroit's snazziest small businesses both new and old, Midtown has a lot to offer! Join us as we take on one of Detroit's most walkable neighborhoods and enjoy local watering holes both new and old. 

A brief walking tour of this vibrant area will be shared between each stop. 

A Cash Bar will be available at each location.

All attendees must be at least 21 years of age. 

Bars:

Traffic Jam & Snug, Rock City Eatery, The Garden Bowl