Midway opens in heart of Downtown Detroit with roller rink, mini golf, street art
The Monroe Street Midway is now open for its second year, located in the heart of Downtown Detroit at 32 Monroe Street. There will be music in the parks and performances all summer long,” said Justin Jacobs, founder of Come Play Detroit. STREET ARTNumerous local artists had an open canvas to create street art at the Monroe Street Midway. The Monroe Street Midway also has food trucks and a concession stand, a chess club on Saturdays and arts and crafts on Sundays. PARKINGBedrock is offering free, two-hour parking validations for guests that make a purchase at the Monroe Street Midway.mlive.com
Outdoor mini golf course, skating rink coming to heart of Downtown Detroit
Get ready for the return of the Monroe Street Midway located right in the heart of Downtown Detroit. Now in its second year, the Midway will return with what’s being called a new and improved outdoor roller skating rink. The Monroe Street Midway will also see the return of its Mortgage Sports Zone full-court basketball courts operated by Come Play Detroit. Roller skating is $13 per session and includes skate rentals. The Monroe Street Midway is a continuation of Bedrock Detroit’s multi-million dollar “Decked Out Detroit” initiative in partnership with the Rocket Community Fund and the City of Detroit.mlive.com
Make plans for a fun summer in the D
This is going to be a unique summer in and around the D this year. Many of the annual experiences we love have returned and there are various new experiences you can see for the first time. Host Tati Amare takes us on a tour of all the different things you can see from Downtown Detroit to Dearborn to Ann Arbor. They are fun family events that everyone can enjoy. Here’s a list of some of the things she highlights.
What it looks like roller skating surrounded by skyscrapers in Downtown Detroit’s new Midway
The Monroe Street Midway outdoor recreation area is now officially open. Monroe Street Midway is located right by Campus Martius Park and Cadillac Square at the corner of Monroe St. and Randolph. It features the city’s only outdoor roller skating rink, four half-court basketball courts and one multi-use sports court. I wanted to do something that was dynamic that moved with Jessica’s words.”Monroe Street Midway opened today and will run through September. RollerCade is the oldest continuously opened, Black-owned roller rink in the city and one of the oldest in the country, opening in 1955.mlive.com
Monroe Street Midway opening Memorial Day weekend in Downtown Detroit
A few months ago, Bedrock launched the Monroe Street drive-in theater in Downtown Detroit. But for this upcoming Memorial Day weekend, the company will be turning the site into what it is calling it the “Monroe Street Midway.” This summer, this newest attraction is the midway roller rink.
Midway opening in heart of Downtown Detroit with huge outdoor roller rink, basketball courts, art, DJs
Monroe Street Midway is set to open this Friday, May 28 and run through this Fall. Southwest Detroit’s RollerCade is partnering with Bedrock to operate the city’s only outdoor roller rink. RollerCade is the oldest continuously opened, Black-owned roller rink in the city and one of the oldest in the country, opening in 1955. Contemporary artist Olivia Guterson and poet Jessica Care Moore will collaborate to create a large painted wall mural inside the Monroe Street Midway. PARKINGBedrock is offering free, four-hour parking validations for guests that make a purchase at the Monroe Street Midway.mlive.com