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Best Winter Blast Activities

Head out to Campus Martius Park for Winter Blast! Organizers expect this year's event to be better than ever. We're serious when we say there's something for everyone.

Ride The Massive Snow Slide

At $3 a ride it's a steal! Find the slide on Michigan Avenue. Get a serious thrill with this 28 foot high, 200 foot long snow slide. Children as well as adults love it!

Marshmallow Roasting

Cozy up to the fire and enjoy a classic treat. Marshmallow and s'more kits are available for purchase. Find the fire pits near the Atrium at Compuware.

Free Skating At Campus Martius

Shhh... You had me at free. We'll it's free if you have skates anyway. Skates are available for rent at the rink for $3.

Feast On Detroit Foods

Metro Detroiters love their food and Winter Blast will not dissapoint. Choose from a huge variety of concessions vendors including Bearclaw Coffee, wine, spirits and food from restaurant Cuisine, food from Detroit Beer Co., Detroit Seafood Market, elephant ears and funnel cakes from Fun Foods, Gold'n Crust Bakery & Deli, Greektown Taverna, Hot Diggity Dog gourmet cupcakes from JJAG Catering, Polish dishes from Kola's Food Factory, La Marsa, Lockhart's BBQ, a variety of carnival treats from Mercurio Food and The Almond Hut.

Ice Skating Demonstrations

Don't miss the legendary Detroit Skating Club as well as a variety of figure skaters and speed skating teams to perform at Campus Martius Park.

Music Music Music

Motown Winter Blast features thress stages and a wide spectrum of local performers including Bear Lake, Laith Al-Saadi, Jill Jack and at least 40 more.

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