New Year's Eve is all about capturing that big moment. There are a number of exciting and unique ways you can mark the start of another year with the best views of the fireworks in Detroit.
It's here that the ball is lowered to mark the moment the clock strikes midnight. Located downtown, the celebrations start in the late afternoon and continue till late and there are plenty of food and drink carts to keep you going until the countdown arrives.
A party on a boat ride along the Detroit River, with a view of the city skyline and entertainment on board, is a superb way to see in the New Year. Enjoy dinner followed by drinks and dancing to Motown music. This is a great choice if you would like to make the most of a party atmosphere in a more intimate setting.
This spot is a favorite for dog walkers, picnickers and those who love strolling among a beautiful setting in the great outdoors. At New Year's, you will have excellent views of the fireworks from this mini island on the river.
When you are booking Detroit vacation rentals for New Year's Eve, you will want to treat the family to an unforgettable time. Check out these local hotspots to keep everyone entertained.
This is a great space for relaxing with family, with a restaurant and ice skating rink set in a pretty park. On New Year's there are often concerts and you can enjoy the ball drop at midnight.
When visiting Detroit for the New Year holidays be sure to take the family to this interactive exhibition space. The museum is a great way to learn more about the city's unique history and is perfect for keeping the children happy all afternoon.
When stopping by Belle Isle, be sure to visit its magnificent aquarium. It dates from 1904 and is a favorite for kids visiting Detroit. Spending the afternoon in and around the park is a great way to start the New Year celebrations.