Information on BIZ Renewal

The Downtown BIZ Board of Directors invites Owners of Assessable Property within the BIZ to both its Annual Meeting and a Special Meeting on BIZ Renewal.

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2023 DDP Annual Report

2023 DDP Annual Report What a critical year 2023 was for Downtown Detroit and the Downtown Detroit Partnership…and the work has just begun! The 2023 DDP Annual Report (also see […]

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Winter In Downtown Detroit

Experience the vibrancy of Downtown Detroit during the winter season, complete with attractions for all to enjoy. Whether shopping, dining or taking in the sites during a Downtown Tour, there’s […]

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Feb 2024 Around Downtown: DDP News & Events

At the Downtown Detroit Partnership, we work hard to ensure that we reflect the diverse communities we serve — Detroit’s businesses, employees, residents and visitors. From our board and employees, to […]

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Welcome to Detroit: City of Grit

Anyone with a stake in Detroit has just one thing to say to our Detroit Lions: “Thank you.” Thank you for giving us hope and bringing us together as only […]

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Sweetheart Skate

Love will be in the air at Campus Martius Park this Valentine’s Day. Treat your special someone to a night under the lights during the Sweetheart Skate on Feb. 14 […]

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Downtown Detroit Hot Spots

Hey Detroit! It’s Ebony JJ Curry and I am a Detroit girl through and through! To live, work, eat, and play in downtown Detroit has literally been such a monumental experience for […]

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About the DDP

The Downtown Detroit Partnership (DDP) strengthens and supports Downtown Detroit through strategic initiatives and programs. DDP convenes business, philanthropic, and government partners to create a vibrant and resilient urban core for Detroit and the region.

DDP takes an active role in development and planning decisions that positively impacts the city’s economic prosperity. We also work with key stakeholders in the public and private sectors on multiple programs and projects to enhance Downtown’s appeal to businesses, residents, and visitors. Additionally, we provide direct services that create a cleaner, safer, and welcoming Downtown for all.

Downtown Detroit Fast Facts

22,000,000

Annual visits (nonworkers/residents) to Downtown Detroit in 2021.

186

Restaurants and retail establishment in the Downtown.

2022 Perceptions Survey

Share Your Voice for a Chance to Win a Spirit Card. The Downtown Detroit Partnership and the Downtown Detroit Business Improvement Zone (BIZ) are inviting you to participate in this survey to help guide our work in Downtown Detroit. Your input will help us improve services and assist in planning for future Downtown programs.

Explore Downtown Detroit

Downtown Detroit is a vibrant and welcoming community that boasts a number of beautiful public spaces that supports great walking and biking experiences and cultivates a vibrant retail and restaurant community.

The Downtown Detroit Business Improvement Zone (BIZ) provides Downtown businesses with support, assistance navigating city resources, opportunities to network, and in-depth economic and market analysis. DDP and BIZ members have access to numerous events that . . .

The Downtown Detroit Datascape is a strategic initiative of the Downtown Detroit Partnership (DDP) to provide metrics, actionable information, and analysis that will help stakeholders benchmark progress, make informed decisions and drive investment throughout the . . .

DDP programs and manages nearly 2,000 events annually in Downtown Detroit Parks + Public Spaces, including Campus Martius Park, Cadillac Square, Beacon Park, Capitol Park, Grand Circus Park, and the Woodward Esplanade.

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 Detroit Police Department and Downtown Detroit Partnership Issue Joint Statement on Upcoming NFL Draft Security 

February 20, 2024

DDP logo, sketched as a capital D illustrated as multi-colored triangles. Followed by "established 1922"

 Detroit Police Department and Downtown Detroit Partnership Issue Joint Statement on Upcoming NFL Draft Security 

Ahead of the 2024 NFL Draft in Detroit, the Detroit Police Department, Downtown Detroit Partnership and our partners across law enforcement, government and the business community are working together to ensure a safe draft experience . . .

Feb 2024 Around Downtown: DDP News & Events

February 14, 2024

Feb 2024 Around Downtown: DDP News & Events

At the Downtown Detroit Partnership, we work hard to ensure that we reflect the diverse communities we serve — Detroit’s businesses, employees, residents and visitors. From our board and employees, to . . .

Welcome to Detroit: City of Grit

February 6, 2024

Welcome to Detroit: City of Grit

Anyone with a stake in Detroit has just one thing to say to our Detroit Lions: “Thank you.” Thank you for giving us hope and bringing us together as only . . .

Downtown Detroit Hot Spots

January 24, 2024

Downtown Detroit Hot Spots

Hey Detroit! It’s Ebony JJ Curry and I am a Detroit girl through and through! To live, work, eat, and play in downtown Detroit has literally been such a monumental experience for . . .

Downtown Detroit Business Improvement Zone (BIZ) Receives Unanimous Support for Renewal

December 18, 2023

Downtown Detroit Business Improvement Zone (BIZ) Receives Unanimous Support for Renewal

The Downtown Detroit Business Improvement Zone (BIZ) is pleased to announce the second-term renewal of Zone Plan through 2034. The renewal was unanimously passed on October 24, 2023 during a special meeting on the renewal . . .

2023 End of Year Note

December 14, 2023

2023 End of Year Note

It’s hard to believe that this is our last newsletter of the year, but what a year 2023 has been. This month seemed an excellent opportunity to celebrate how vital . . .

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Shoutout to the @DiversifiedMembersCreditUnion Zamboni for keeping the ice in top shape this winter!

Experience the thrill while you still can! The final day for The Rink at Campus Martius presented by @VisitDetroit will be this Sunday. ⛸️

Purchase your rink tickets in advance at the link in our bio!

#DowntownDet #CampusMartiusPark #Zamboni
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Shoutout to the Diversified Members Credit Union Zamboni for keeping the ice in top shape this winter!

Experience the thrill while you still can! The final day for The Rink at Campus Martius presented by Visit Detroit will be this Sunday.

Purchase your rink tickets in advance at downtowndetroit.org/experience-downtown/things-to-do/the-rink!

Shoutout to the Diversified Members Credit Union Zamboni for keeping the ice in top shape this winter!

Experience the thrill while you still can! The final day for The Rink at Campus Martius presented by Visit Detroit will be this Sunday.

Purchase your rink tickets in advance at downtowndetroit.org/experience-downtown/things-to-do/the-rink!
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ONE WEEK LEFT to skate at The Rink at Campus Martius Park presented by Visit Detroit!

We might be a little biased, but theres nothing quite like hitting the ice while surrounded by the beautiful backdrop of Downtown Detroits stunning architecture. 🤩 

Tag someone you want to hit the ice with! 

Headed Downtown? Plan your visit here: downtowndetroit.org/experience-downtown/things-to-do/winter-in-downtown-detroit

ONE WEEK LEFT to skate at The Rink at Campus Martius Park presented by Visit Detroit!

We might be a little biased, but there's nothing quite like hitting the ice while surrounded by the beautiful backdrop of Downtown Detroit's stunning architecture. 🤩

Tag someone you want to hit the ice with!

Headed Downtown? Plan your visit here: downtowndetroit.org/experience-downtown/things-to-do/winter-in-downtown-detroit
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Whos missing summertime? 😎

Were embracing #FlashbackFriday and looking back at some of the fun events and programs from last year. We cant wait to share whats in store for this year! 

In the meantime, visit our website to check out the winter offerings in Downtown Detroit: https://downtowndetroit.org/experience-downtown/things-to-do/winter-in-downtown-detroit/

Who's missing summertime? 😎

We're embracing #FlashbackFriday and looking back at some of the fun events and programs from last year. We can't wait to share what's in store for this year!

In the meantime, visit our website to check out the winter offerings in Downtown Detroit: https://downtowndetroit.org/experience-downtown/…
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Congratulations to these lovebirds who got engaged in Campus Martius Park on Valentines Day! 🥰

We wish you a lifetime of happiness, love and laughter! ❤️

#DowntownDet #CampusMartiusPark #LoveCampusMartius

Congratulations to these lovebirds who got engaged in Campus Martius Park on Valentine's Day! 🥰

We wish you a lifetime of happiness, love and laughter! ❤️

#DowntownDet #CampusMartiusPark #LoveCampusMartius
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Awww. How sweet!! Congratulations to the happy couple!

Beautiful! Congratulations!

This is gorgeous. What a special moment to capture and I love that dress! 🤩

Love this!

Congratulations to the happy couple! ❤️❤️

Congratulations 🎉

How sweet! ❤️ Congratulations to the happy couple! 🎊 And that dress is gorgeous on her! 😍

Aww Congratulations 👏🏾❤️

Girder girl in glitter dress if you see this please tell me where you bought your dress from and congratulations!

Congratulations, positive energy and many blessings. ✌🏼🥃🇺🇸

Is there someone else ??? I can go there in a few minutes, I 'm just ready !!! jajajaja

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Theres something extra special about golden hour in Downtown Detroit 🌇💛

#DowntownDet #GoldenHour

There's something extra special about golden hour in Downtown Detroit 🌇💛

#DowntownDet #GoldenHour
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Monday

Cause Detroit has its own shine, and with the sun....it' s stunning !!!

Beautiful!

One of my favorite times of day to be downtown

There sure is!

I love Detroit

Buy a condo at the Westin Book Cadillac and see it in person! 😊 www.zillow.com/homedetails/1135-Shelby-St-APT-2713-Detroit-MI-48226/2108750118_zpid/?utm_campaign...

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