Categories: Things to do in Ann Arbor
Kerrytown, downtown Ann Arbor | Ann Arbor
Braun Ct. in Kerrytown is doing Halloween right! In the center of the Aut Bar, Common Language Book Bar, & Siam Cuisine, Kerrytown has a great Halloween display complimented perfectly by the gorgeous fall leaves.
Today from 1-3 at Veterans Memorial Park Ice Arena there is a Halloween skate- skate to spooky sounds and dress-up to win a prize for the best costume.
Categories: About Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor Neighborhoods, Ann Arbor Parks, Sports
Polo Fields, Ann Arbor | Ann Arbor Real Estate
The Polo Fields Golf & Country Club in Ann Arbor is an 18-hole golf course & country club with fitness center, tennis courts, hot tubs, lap-pools, and regular swimming pool. It’s a great place to relaxation and have a ‘stay-cation’. The club house also features a large banquet room. The Polo Fields is great for banquets, golf outings, and special events.
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Common Language Book Bar, downtown Ann Arbor
Common Language Book Bar is located in Kerrytown on Braun Court, and YES they sell textbooks! Their hours are great, open until 10pm during the week, midnight on weekends, and 7pm on Sunday- but if you still can’t make it, check out their website for their online store. They hold book clubs too, LezRead & Rainbow Book Club.
Categories: About Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor Neighborhoods, Ann Arbor Parks, Ann Arbor Real Estate Adventures
Country French Estates, Ann Arbor
Last week, Martin personally went up in a helicopter and took ariel views of Ann Arbor businesses and subdivisions. Pictured above is Country French Estates. The Bouma Group has done quite alot of business in the sub and knows it well. The sub is made up of French-named streets and focuses on a ‘community’ feel. It’s a great place for the kids as there is a park with a playground and soccer field.
Categories: Ann Arbor Surrounding Areas, coffeeshops
Zou Zou's Cafe, downtown Chelsea
Zou Zou’s Cafe is located right in downtown Chelsea. Zou Zou is a French themed cafe thats not afraid to get artsy! Their prime Main St. location makes it the perfect spot for showcasing local music and proudly sells local artists pottery and art. It’s a cozy place to sit in and sip a hot beverage or sit outside overlooking and soak in the historical feeling of downtown Chelsea.
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Davinci's Salon, downtown Ann Arbor
Davinci’s Salon in downtown Ann Arbor has a prime spot on the Main St strip. The stylists at Davinci’s refer to themselves as ‘artists’ and take pride in their professional and upscale atmosphere. They tend to both women and men, as well as children, and their services range from cuts, colors, extensions, nails, to waxes and makeup.
Next door is Shalimar and the Melting Pot. Shalimar specializes in Indian cuizine, taking reservations as well as catering. They are great for dinners out & also do carry-out for dinners in. The Melting Pot has been said to be very romantic and a great date spot and have proudly won wine awards. Melting Pot is the place to go for your fondue varieties!
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Fustini's Oils & Vinegars, downtown Ann Arbor
Fustini’s Oils & Vinegars is located inside the Kerrytown Tower on the 2nd Floor of shops. They offer a wide variety of oils… anything you could possibly want! Fustini’s has staff on hand to help you with your selections and create the perfect taste combo’s for your dishes.
Categories: About Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor Restaurants, Ann Arbor Schools, art, Things to do in Ann Arbor, University of Michigan
Ann Arbor Events | Ann Arbor, MI
In Ann Arbor, summer is full of events! Top of the Park, Art Fair, Summer Festival, etc., but what about fall?
In October there’s the Halloween Farmer’s Market in Kerrytown. Bring the kids that Saturday for trick-or-treating with the local vendors. They also have pumpkin carving! Sunday the Artisan’s Market & Kerrytown Shops have a kid costume parade with haystacks and stories, AND a treasure hunt! Also in Kerrytown, the Spice Merchants will have pumpkin dip & ginger cookies out Oct. 23 from 12-2. Hollanders School of Paper & Arts has many unique classes held the rest of the month- Letterpress Printing, journaling, Collage Techniques, & Paper Marbling.
And in November Ann Arbor holds the Jewish Book Fest at the Jewish Community Center. Have “Lunch and Learn” and shop the books for sale. It’s film counterpart is held mid-May. Nov. 13th Michigan A Cappella Fest (MACFest) will be at Rackham Auditorium doing a showcase of all 15 UM a’cappella groups.
Stay tuned for Winter events!
Categories: About Ann Arbor, Ann Arbor Restaurants
Tios Southwest Cafe, downtown Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor is in the spotlight this week! Past photo blog restaurants are being showcased on this Wednesdays episode of the Travel Channels Man Vs. Food. Adam, Man Vs. Food host will be heading to Liberty St in downtown Ann Arbor to except a challenge from Tios Southwest Cafe, and he’ll be stopping by downtown’s Blimpy Burger, our oldest burger joint as well! Show airs brand new on Wednesday Oct. 20th @ 9p on the Travel Channel!
Categories: Ann Arbor Restaurants, Things to do in Ann Arbor
Cloverleaf Cafe, downtown Ann Arbor
Cloverleaf Cafe is great for breakfast, so head on over to the cafe on E Liberty in downtown Ann Arbor and grab some good ol’ American food. They do have wait staff but if you’re in a hurry that also offer carry-out…and they do provide outdoor seating so you can enjoy your coffee and eggs outdoors one sunny morning!