• The River Walk: Fun In The Sun

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    Detroit RiverWalk

    6 a.m.-10 p.m. Daily hours include GM Plaza and

    Dequindre Cut Greenway

    The RiverWalk Café and Cullen Family Carousel

    11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday-Sunday

    After Memorial Day: 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday-Thursday; 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday-Saturday

    Call (313) 566-8200 or visit www.DetroitRiverfront.org

    Major events

    Red Bull Air Race World Championship

    Noon June 5-6

    The Red Bull Air Race World Championship pilots will race along the Detroit River. Red Bull Air Races also are hosting an airplane art project with 20 Metro Detroit schools; the finished planes will be displayed on the RiverWalk for people to vote on throughout May.

    Tickets: $5-$25

    Call (877) 840-0457 or visit www.redbullairrace.com

    Detroit River Days

    11a.m. to 11 p.m. June 18 and June 19

    11a.m. to 9 p.m. June 20

    11a.m. to 11p.m. June 21

    Spans the RiverWalk from the Renaissance Center to the newly opened section of the William G. Milliken State Park and Harbor, Michigan’s first urban state park. The four-day festival includes live concerts, food, and events like Pooch-a-Palooza, Carnival and Parade of Lights and culminates with the Target Fireworks.

    Cost: Programming and admission fee announcements for Detroit River Days will be made May 12.

    Information: Visit detroitriverdays.com

    Target Fireworks

    10 p.m. June 21

    Get healthy at the RiverWalk

    These are just a few fitness events scheduled at the Rivard Plaza, 1340 E. Atwater St., Detroit


    10-11 a.m. Fridays

    June 4 to Aug. 27


    (313) 715-7709 or e-mail, michelle@urbanwellnessgroup.org

    Riverfront Canine Club

    10 a.m. Sundays and 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays through October

    Free hour-long guided walks led by Canine to Five Detroit

    Call (313) 831-3647 or visit www.caninetofivedetroit.com

    Booty Boot Camp

    7-8:30 a.m. May 11, May 19 and May 27; 10-11:15 a.m. May 29

    An intense 45-minute workout session by certified trainers

    Cost: $10-$15

    To register, call (313) 737-6305 or e-mail chris@BethanyEastPR.com

    Wheelhouse Detroit bike rentals

    10 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily

    Rent a bicycle and explore the RiverWalk or the Dequindre Cut Greenway

    Call (313) 656-2453 or www.wheelhousedetroit.com

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