Campus Martius Park anchors a two square block district that is the commercial center and heart of downtown Detroit. Surrounded by over 6.5 million square feet of mixed used space from the stunning historic architecture of the landmark Penobscot Building to the contemporary Compuware and Quicken Loans Headquarters and One Kennedy Square Buildings, the Campus Martius district is a regional destination. All of the major avenues radiate out from Detroit’s Point of Origin in the Park.
The Campus Martius district is a 24-hour neighborhood comprised of 20,000 office employees, 750 residents, 35+ dining options, 50 retail outlets, the Westin Book Cadillac Hotel, 10,000 Parking spaces and over two million annual visitors.
The district’s landmark is the award-winning Campus Martius Park, a 2.5 acre public square and year-round entertainment venue. Located at the heart of the neighborhood and downtown on Woodward Avenue, the Park is also the crossroads to all the other major downtown activitymore about
Val Mancini's passion is singing and songwriting. She has been singing as long as she could speak, performing for a number of different events from a very young age. She began writing songs by the age of 14, and throughout her songwriting career has worked with notable producers and writers such as Justin Gray, Dan Needham, and Kevan Cyka. This has afforded her to become a refined recording artist, performer and songwriter, singing all over the world and gaining placements of her songs on national TV networks.
The Flutter and Wow band is known for their captivating stage presence as they merge vocal harmonies, infectious rhythms, and strings into their unique brand of Rustbelt Americana. The band lead by Tasha Lord (who's original music has been licensed by Lifetime TV, NASCAR, and Detroit Electric to name a few) are Detroit Music Award Nominees 2012-2016 Best Folk Band, Best Acoustic Band, Best Folk Recording-Outstanding Americana Vocalist.
Madelyn Grant is a young soul and R&B singer who grew up listening to Stevie Wonder, Marvin Gaye, and Aretha Franklin. Her vocals are on the Grammy nominated remix of ODESZA's "Say My Name" and she will be recording her debut EP this summer!
The True Love Band is a Professional Family Band specializing in jazz, funk and R and B. They are active in performing for various communities throughout Detroit with their 'Keeping Unity in the Community' campaign. Make sure to follow the True Love Band on Facebook.SEE ALL EVENTS
"Americana music right from Detroit, MI. Nikki Holland & The Dirty Elizabeths deliver a full-flavored singer songwriter experience with a blend of folk rock music, sides of country and blues, and pop for a smooth finish.
Nashville recording artist, Alan Turner and the Steel Horse Band are well known for their high energy rocking country entertainment! In the past they have been nominated for 18 Detroit Music Awards and were a national nominee for the 2015 Inspirational Country Music Award, "New Artist of the Year"!
May 19 2016ALL NEW RESTAURANT AND BAR, THE FOUNTAIN DETROIT, ARRIVES IN CAMPUS MARTIUS PARK
Today Downtown Detroit Partnership announced the latest addition to Campus Martius Park and Detroit’s restaurant, bar and outdoor dining scene, named The Fountain Detroit. The restaurant and bar arrived in the unique beach area at the park this morning in preparation for the 2016 summer season. The restaurant design is the first of its kind in Detroit, creatively built as a decommissioned 40-foot-long steel-shipping container. The Fountain Detroit is scheduled to open for full-bar service on Friday, May 27.continue to read
February 12 2016NEW RESTAURANT COMING TO CAMPUS MARTIUS PARK
Today, Detroit 300 Conservancy, an affiliate of the Downtown Detroit Partnership, announced new ownership for an innovative concept restaurant for the Fountain Bistro space in the award-winning Campus Martius Park. To make way for this exciting transformation of the restaurant, Fountain Bistro will close Monday, February 15. The new ownership will also be repositioning food and beverage venues such as the Beach Bar and Grill, Rink Side Bar and Arctic Zone to enhance the overall visitor experience in the park.continue to read