Blog Archive - 07/2015

Jul 23, 2015
One idea can transform into a large-scale reality, and that’s the heart of Ypsilanti. Thanks to the help and minds of many individuals, there is now a beautiful work of art in the parking lot off of Huron. That’s me underneath the amazing artwork of Caleb Zweifler! My name is Marissa ... Read more and see comments!

Posted in: Art & Culture
Jul 14, 2015
When Visit Ypsi asked me to film a video about our museums in Ypsilanti, I didn’t know where to begin. Our town has such a rich history, so there is a lot to cover! After thinking over some strategies, I figured the best option would be to learn from an expert. So I sent out the MannSignal to our ... Read more and see comments!

Posted in: Member SpotlightThings to Do
Jul 09, 2015
First Fridays Ypsilanti (FFY) is a monthly self-guided art walk and Ypsilanti community event that celebrates the vibrant art culture of the area. Venues span an array of local gathering places like art galleries, restaurants, bars, studios, coffee shops, the library, and even the farmer’s market. ... Read more and see comments!

Posted in: Festivals & Events
Jul 02, 2015
First Fridays Ypsilanti is one of my favorite recurring events around town. There’s something about the energy in the air. I have met many talented artists, business owners, EMU alumni, and new friends at First Fridays events. For the last few First Fridays, I have been lucky enough to perform ... Read more and see comments!

Posted in: Festivals & Events
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