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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.

Touch-A-Truck Day! ...

Jun 1, 2019

Join in for a special Touch-A-Truck Day where you can get up close and personal with safety vehicles! Featuring the Washtenaw County Sheriffs ...
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PoptART Pride Month Kickoff ...

Jun 1, 2019

PoptART Queer Variety Show is a performer organized, queer driven live performance art show that takes place in Ypsilanti.  An eclectic ...
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First Fridays Ypsilanti - ...

Jun 7, 2019

It's already June! That means it's time for the biggest First Fridays event of the year! Every June, First Fridays Ypsilanti celebrates ...
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She Kills Monsters ...

Jun 7, 2019 / Jun 9, 2019

Dungeons & Dragons, and pop culture, oh my! Join the quest and journey to the mysterious land of Athens, Ohio, circa 1995. Grieving ...
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3rd Annual Ypsi Pride ...

Jun 7, 2019

Join First Fridays during the third annual Ypsi Pride! Ypsi Pride aspires to unite the people of Ypsilanti through a celebration of LGBTQ+ ...
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Unicorn Pride Party & ...

Jun 7, 2019

Come out, come out, wherever you are! Join Unicorn Feed & Supply to celebrate their 1-year anniversary! Swing by the shop to get SPARKLED ...
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2019 Ypsi Hair Battle ...

Jun 8, 2019

Sign up to showcase your hair artistry talent! Stylists will have the opportunity to show off your most creative hair designs and compete ...
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Superior Day ...

Jun 8, 2019

Celebrate Superior Day with Superior Township Parks & Recreation! During Superior day,  you'll find Township and recycling ...
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Eversight : Gift of Sight ...

Jun 15, 2019

Eversight and the Ann Arbor Host Lions Club invite you to join them for the Gift of Sight Golf Classic to raise awareness and funds ...
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#GetOutsideDay ...

Jun 15, 2019

Join the Washtenaw County Parks & Rec Commission for an afternoon of fun at Rolling Hills County Park! Learn about all the great opportunities ...
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Rasa Dance & Theater ...

Jun 15, 2019

Don't miss this exciting afternoon of classical and contemporary dance and theater from India, featuring multiple performers from India ...
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Funkwagon: Emma Cook w/ Questionable ...

Jul 10, 2019

A very special performance with friends from Burlington, Vermont, and brother in song, Ryan Werner.  Funkwagon is a gospel infused ...
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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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June 2019 Event Roundup ...

There’s no better place to be for the start of summer than the Ann Arbor area! June is jam-packed full of all sorts of ...
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What’s New at Ypsilanti ...

Nom, Nom, Nom The sun has returned! Beleaguered Ypsilantians have begun to stumble out into the light, ready to make up for ...
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Fly Fishing in Ypsilanti ...

The Huron River is one of the best places in Michigan for smallmouth bass fishing. Our guest blogger Emma Schulte interviewed the ...
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A Visual Art-icle about Ypsilanti, ...

Ypsilanti is a city of rich creativity and stunning artistic variety. From high-end galleries (Riverside Arts Center, Nelson ...
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11 Eye-Catching Signs in ...

Ypsilanti, MI, commonly referred to as "Ypsi" is a town full of rich history and creative energy. Not only is it home ...
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Explore Ypsilanti’s ...

If you know anything about Ypsilanti, you know that the automobile industry is a big part of its history. Read how you can ...
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