Events & Party Pictures

Kronk Fundraiser

The famous Kronk Gym held a fundraiser at the Townsend Hotel in Birmingham on March 25 for more than 400 dignitaries, including trainer Emanuel Steward.

For the Children

Orchards Children's Services, a non-profit family agency in Southfield, held its annual awards fundraiser at Seldom Blues restaurant in Detroit's Renaissance Center on April 2.

A Wine Affair

The Melting Pot in Novi held a wine-tasting event on March 10.

Motown Mogul

Don Davis, chairman of First Independence Bank in Detroit, a recording studio owner, and former Motown drummer held his 70th birthday party at the MGM Grand Detroit on March 28.

Opening Day

The Detroit Tigers held their first game of the season at Comerica Park on April 10 where a sell-out crowd watched the home team beat the Texas Rangers 15-2.

The Last Dance

The Parade Co. held a farewell reception for its former president, Joan LeMahieu, on Feb. 2 at Seldom Blues in Detroit. The event, called Sparkles and Magic, drew more than 100 people.

Squash Central

The Birmingham Athletic Club in Bloomfield Township held a reception Jan. 29 to kick off its annual Motor City Open, where some of the top squash players in the world compete in a tournament.

Luck of the Irish

The Brother Rice Business Alliance held its first 2009 networking mixer and fundraiser Feb. 24 at Ocean Prime in Troy.

Holiday Affair

Conway MacKenzie & Dunleavy, a turnaround management and capital advisory firm in Birmingham, held its annual holiday party at Bacco Ristorante in Southfield on December 4.

Green Wheels

LaFontaine Automotive Group held a grand opening ceremony for its newest location — the LaFontaine Buick-Pontiac-GMC dealership in Highland Township.