The Detroit Festival of the Arts is not being produced this year but the University Cultural Center Association and Wayne State University are happy to announce the new summer event, Midsummer Nights in Midtown. This will be a month long series of cultural performances that will take place Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings in June at a variety of cultural center venues. Admission is FREE.Â Click here for a copy of the: midsummer_press_release.Â Check back shortly for schedule information.
The Detroit Festival of the Arts would like to thank many of our donors for contributing extraordinary support in 2008, a challenging economic time for Michigan. These individuals and companies include Peter and Julie Fisher Cummings, DTE Energy Foundation, Richard and Jane Manoogian Foundation, MASCO, National City, The Chrysler Foundation and Don and Lillian Bauder. We would also like to thank Brad Thompson of Inland Press for the generous donation of our Festival posters as well as Michigan Council for Arts and Cultural Affairs for their continuing financial support.