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March 18 – Orion Area Chamber Social District Night

March 11th 2021

The Orion Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors will be hosting the Downtown Lake Orion Social District Night.

Ferndale PATIO Proposal Could Create Social District Zones…

February 5th 2021

One PATIO Zone would be on each side of Woodward and patrons would not be able to carry their drinks from one side to the other.

Holly Moves Forward with Creation of Social District for Outdoor Drinking

January 16th 2021

The Village of Holly joins three other Oakland County municipalities in moving towards establishment of a Social District to allow for outside consumption of adult beverages in specially approved areas.

Veterans from Out of State Can Soon Buy Drinks at Veteran’s Clubs

April 6th 2018

  Veterans from Out of State Can Soon Buy Drinks at Veteran’s Clubs (Michigan Dept. of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, April 6, 2018) Lansing, MI   -Under legislation supported by the Michigan Liquor Control Commission (MLCC) – and signed yesterday by Governor Snyder – state law has been updated to allow certain private membership clubs […]

Whiskey Business in Royal Oak Feb. 18

February 2nd 2017

Whiskey Business in Royal Oak Feb. 18 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – Whiskey Business Feb. 18  Royal Oak, MI- Whiskey Business 2017 takes place at Royal Oak Farmers Market 316 E. 11 Mile Road, Royal Oak, MI on Saturday, Feb. 18 from 7:30pm to 11pm. Whiskey Business will feature over 100 whiskeys from around […]

End of Prohibition Party at Ferndale Bars to Support Goodfellows Dec. 3

November 27th 2016

End of Prohibition Party at Ferndale Bars to Support Goodfellows Dec. 3 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Come to Downtown Ferndale for the End of Prohibition Party on Saturday, December 3, 7:00pm – 2:00am. Dress as a 1930’s flapper, rum runner or gangster if you’d like. Badged Volunteers will pass the moonshine jug raising donations […]

Slip, Stroll or Roll Tasting Event to Feature Ferndale Establishments Sept 22

August 5th 2016

Slip, Stroll or Roll Tasting Event to Feature Ferndale Establishments Sept 22 (Event Page) Ferndale, MI  – Sip and stroll or roll your way to a fabulous Ferndale Area tasting experience! $15 is your pass to tastings of wine, mead, or choice cocktails at participating venues throughout Ferndale. Each venue will offer a tasting of […]

15 (or so) Pictures from Pig and Whiskey

July 22nd 2016

15 (or so) Pictures from Pig and Whiskey (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 22, 2016) Ferndale, MI –  Last weekend Downtown Ferndale was full of people in search of delicious ribs and tantalizing pulled pork, bacon-tastic fair food, and of course booze and music.  The Annual Metro Times Pig and Whiskey Festival is put on in […]

Birmingham Shain Park Concert: Air Margaritaville July 13

June 4th 2016

Birmingham Shain Park Concert: Air Margaritaville July 13 (EVENT page)   Birmingham, MI – Birmingham’s In the Park Concert series takes place in the beautiful Shain Park each summer. The free concert series offers an opportunity to sit among the trees while enjoying beautiful music on warm summer evenings. Concerts span a diverse range of […]

Warrior Pub Crawl in Royal Oak to Benefit Disabled Vets April 16

March 25th 2016

Warrior Pub Crawl in Royal Oak to Benefit Disabled Vets April 16 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – Warrior Pub Crawl Event – Date & Time: Saturday, April 16, 2016 – 12:00pm – 6:00pm INAUGURAL CRAWLING FOR A WARRIOR PUB CRAWL ON SATURDAY, APRIL 16! Tickets are on sale now for the Inaugural Crawling for […]