Convention 2016 Activities


Photo Scavenger Hunt


The Photo Scavenger Hunt is an all-day activity for Friday. Winners will be announced during Banquet. Please see the separate Photo Scavenger Hunt sheet for details.

Escape the Room


Escape the Room is a fun, interactive entertainment concept located in Detroit.  While it looks like any other ordinary room, it’s actually a real life adventure game designed for small groups of friends, families, co-workers or strangers.  Find the hidden objects, figure out the clues and solve the puzzles to earn your freedom and “Escape the Room.”

Cost: $28 per person

Time: Friday at 10:45pm

Swing Dance


Pirate Swing is a lindy hop, blues, and solo jazz workshop. with lessons and live music.

Cost: $25 per person

Time: Friday at 8pm



Arts & Architecture Tour

Fridays from 12-1pm, enjoy a free tour of the Arts & Architecture of Downtown Detroit. Meet at the Detroit Experience Factory, located at 123 Monroe Street.


GM Renaissance Center Tour

Fridays from 2-3pm, visitors can take a tour through the landmark GM Renaissance Center. The complementary public tour is offered by the Pure Detroit Shop, located at Tower 400, Level 1 of the GM Renaissance Center. The tour includes a glass elevator ride to the 72nd floor of the Detroit Marriott Hotel for a spectacular 360° view of two countries.



Detroit Institute of Arts

Hours of Operation
Friday: 9am – 10pm
Adults: $12.50
College Students (with valid school photo ID): $7
Youth (6 – 17): $6
Children 5 and under: Free


Charles H Wright Museum of African American History

Hours of Operation
Friday: 9am – 5pm
Adults: $8
Youth (3-12): $5
Children 3 and under: Free


Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit

Hours of Operation
Friday: 11am – 8pm
Adults: Suggested donation of $5
Students: Free
Children 12 and under: Free


Michigan Science Center

Hours of Operation
Friday: 10am – 3pm
Adult: $14
Children (3-12): $14
Children under 2: Free


Detroit Historical Museum

Hours of Operation
Friday: 9:30am – 4pm
Free for all ages