On June 4, the Consul of Italy held a reception on the roof deck at Music Hall Center for Performing Arts in downtown Detroit to celebrate the 72nd anniversary of the Republic of Italy. More than 150 guests enjoyed a cocktail reception, food stations operated by area restaurants, an awards presentation, and live entertainment.
The Entrepreneurs’ Organization Detroit hosted its Summer Social and EO Detroit Master’s Program graduation on May 31 at a rooftop party at the Detroit Athletic Club. Members and their guests enjoyed cocktails, appetizers, and a light dinner. The organization thanked 2017-2018 president Matt Wolf and welcomed 2018-2019 president Kristen Tassielli.
On June 7, more than 1,300 people attended the 2018 Cars and Cigars Smoke Detroit fundraiser at the Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill in Sterling Heights. The event, which included dozens of classic, muscle, and luxury cars, a charity auction, and live entertainment, raised $1.2 million for several charities, including Gleaners, Capuchin Soup Kitchen, and Forgotten Harvest.
On May 31, Kirco, a multi-faceted real estate development firm in Troy, held its third annual Broker Appreciation Party at Bistro 82 in downtown Royal Oak. More than 70 guests enjoyed cocktails, appetizers, and networking.
The Movement Music Festival hosted its pre-party on May 25 in the Apparatus Room of the Detroit Foundation Hotel. The evening included a cocktail mixer and featured DJs Jason Shelton, Trevor Lamont, and Raul Rodriguez. The festival was held May 26-28 in Detroit’s Hart Plaza.