Local 4 broadcasts live from Ford Arts, Beats and Eats

Special airs Friday, August 29 at 8 p.m.


DETROIT – WDIV-Local 4 continues its tradition of covering metro Detroit's biggest events. Local 4 will air a half-hour special from Ford Arts, Beats & Eats in Royal Oak. A wide variety of food, music and art will be on display throughout the Labor Day weekend and Local 4 gives viewers a sneak peek into the excitement.

Airing Friday, August 29 at 8 p.m., the primetime show will highlight the must-see attractions, including some of the more than 200 performances taking place on ten stages and the new activities this year.

Hosts Rhonda Walker and Evrod Cassimy will be on Local 4's main stage in the middle of the crowd while Local 4 News Today reporter Ashlee Baracy will be out in the crowd sampling food, interviewing artists and previewing the music. This live special offers viewers important information from where to park to cool events for families, and more.


About WDIV-Local 4
Local 4 News is currently the #1 newscast at 4pm, 5pm, 6pm, and 11pm in Nielsen ratings for the Detroit television market, and Local 4 News at 11pm is the highest-rated newscast of all NBC affiliates in the top 11 markets nationwide. In addition, Local 4's ClickOnDetroit.com is the leading breaking news and weather website in Michigan and metro Detroit's #1 media website.

About Graham Media Group
Graham Media Group is owned by Graham Holdings Company (NYSE:GHC), a diversified education and media company. Graham Media Group owns and operates five television stations: WDIV, the NBC affiliate in Detroit; KPRC, the NBC affiliate in Houston; WKMG, the CBS affiliate in Orlando; KSAT, the ABC affiliate in San Antonio; and WJXT, an independent in Jacksonville.