Learn about Detroit
Perhaps most well known for its automobile and manufacturing industries, Detroit, Michigan has much more to offer than factories and industrial warehouses (although there are many recently renovated warehouses that make for stunning urban wedding venues). The Detroit International Riverfront is the antithesis of gritty and industrial, with striking lights and modern, angular buildings framing the edge of the picturesque Detroit River - a nighttime wedding enjoying this spectacular view is sure to be stunning. And don’t forget the hopping live music scene - Detroit has long enjoys a thriving live music industry, earning its nickname as “Motown” due to the buzzing nightlife and music scene that began in the 1940s. If there was ever a city to find a great jazz ensemble for a wedding cocktail hour, Detroit is it! And for couples looking for something with more edge, they’ll be pleased to find many talented DJs in the area, as Detroit is often recognized as the birthplace of techno music.