If you want to know Detroit in a real way you have to go to Eastern Market. Eastern Market is the largest historic market in the country covering six city blocks with up to 250 vendors showcasing their wares. It’s open Saturdays year round; and Tuesdays and Sundays seasonally. The market has special events throughout the year as well so make sure to visit their website and check for current details. There is truly no better way to immerse yourself in the culture of the city. The sights, smells, and sounds of this unique experience will be something that you always remember. The market offers a wide variety of foods from local vendors as well as antiques, clothing, jewelry, etc. You never know what treasures you’ll discover. Stop by Supinos for a slice of pizza or Russell Street Deli if you need to refuel. And, don’t leave without stopping by DeVries, a charming specialty foods shop with a cheese counter that is calling your name!
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