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See and share the history, culture and community of Ypsilanti. Use the #YpsiReal hashtag when posting your Ypsilanti-area photos on social media, and they just might show up here!

From impeccable Elvis impersonations to the funkiest indie art fairs you can imagine, Ypsilanti’s events are 100% unique. Join us for vintage Volkswagen shows, Mad Hatter tea parties, puppeteering theatrical performances and more, year-round in historic and proud Ypsilanti.

Live Music Thursdays: Al ...

Dec 20, 2018

Al Bettis is a singer and songwriter from Detroit, Michigan who started writing and playing guitar late in life at the age of 30. His influences ...
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Santa Visit at Yankee Air ...

Dec 22, 2018

Santa is making a special trip to Yankee Air Museum to make sure that every good girl and boy has had a chance to let him know their Christmas ...
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The Michigan Kizomba Fusion ...

Dec 27, 2018 / Jan 1, 2019

Michigan Kizomba Fusion Winterfest brings a fresh twist to your traditional New Years celebration. It brings to you 5 intense ...
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Mittenfest XIII ...

Dec 28, 2018 / Dec 31, 2018

Mittenfest is a multi-day concert featuring Michigan musicians and artists, all giving generously of their time and talents to benefit ...
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New Years Eve at Cultivate ...

Dec 31, 2018

Ring in the new year with your friends at Cultivate. Drink specials, champagne toast, dancing & more! 8 PM - Live Jazz with Wilson ...
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New Year’s Eve at Ypsi ...

Dec 31, 2018

Celebrate the New Year at Ypsi Alehouse. They will be open from 3:00 pm-2:00 am, with Happy Hour prices from 3:00 pm-6:00 pm. Enjoy a special ...
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EMU Men’s Basketball ...

Jan 4, 2019

Eastern Michigan University men's basketball team takes on the Buffalo Bulls. Go Eagles!
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Detroit Paranormal Expeditions ...

Jan 19, 2019

Join Detroit Paranormal Expeditions (DPX) as they investigate the Michigan Firehouse Museum. Built in the late 1800’s, the Firehouse ...
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The Original Harlem Globetrotters ...

Feb 1, 2019

The Original Harlem Globetrotters are on the road for their action packed tour! A star-studded roster will have fans on the edge of their ...
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Gabriel `Fluffy` Iglesias: ...

Mar 28, 2019

Stand-up comedian Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias makes a stop in Ypsilanti during his Beyond the Fluffy tour! Iglesias's  globally ...
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Discover the community pride and passion directly from the folks who experience Ypsilanti every day. Learn about upcoming events, hot dining spots, and those hidden gems that turn a visit into an adventure!

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3 Artists to Get Excited ...

Every year, we look forward to DIYpsi Holiday Market. (pronounced DIP-see) Independent, original, eclectic, and unapologetically ...
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5 Ways to Celebrate National ...

That’s right - National Bacon Day is December 30, and we want to help you celebrate! We take bacon very seriously in Ypsilanti.   So, ...
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#Ypsireal Instas we Love: ...

Well, Ypsilantians, you've done it again. 2018 was an epic year for your Instagram feed, and we're honored and grateful ...
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Ypsi-Made, Ypsi-Themed Products ...

One of the most marvelous things about Ypsilanti is the availability of Ypsi-made products. More than simply being local for ...
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Creepy or Celebratory - Take ...

Para-Con - December 8 Halloween may be over, but don't hang up the fangs just yet. Did you know that one of Michigan's ...
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Ypsilanti’s Iconic Water ...

Cities all over the world have important landmarks. They have titles ranging from “most important” to “must-see” ...
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