25 places to show out-of-towners Detroit is actually cool


The national media has painted a picture of Detroit as a derelict city rife with bankruptcy, corruption, and decay. Although there have been tough years, locals know that Detroit isn’t the city that you’ve seen in headlines or in photos of urban ruin – it's actually pretty cool. 

Whether you’re trying to convince your friend to move across the country, or just want to woo an investor to give your start-up a healthy boost, fear not. Head to these 25 places to show out-of-towners that Detroit is actually cool.