GALLERY: 47th annual Noel Night festival in midtown Detroit

Motown girls singing Christmas songs at Noel Night 2019 (Gloria Rzucidlo/AmericaJR)

The 47th annual Noel Night took place on Saturday, December 7, 2019, with over 110 participating venues, including the Detroit Institute of Arts, the Michigan Science Center, the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, the Detroit Historical Museum, Wayne State University and the College for Creative Studies, along with the area’s historic churches, galleries, unique shops, nonprofit organizations, other arts, cultural and educational institutions, restaurants, bars and breweries, to name just a few. Noel Night is a Cultural Center-wide holiday open house that presents free activities including: horse-drawn carriage rides, holiday shopping, family craft activities and performances by over 100 area music, theatre, and dance groups, and other special performances. Free and open to the public!

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