Noel Night

SAVE THE DATE: The 43rd annual Noel Night is scheduled for Saturday, December 5, 2015

43rd Annual Noel Night

SAVE THE DATE:  The 43rd annual Noel Night will take place on Saturday, December 5th, from 5:00-10:00 p.m. in Detroit’s Midtown District. Over 70 institutions, including the Detroit Institute of Arts, the Michigan Science Center, the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, the Detroit Historical Museum, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, and the Detroit Public Library, will open their doors to the public free of charge during this Cultural Center-wide holiday open house. Activities include horse-drawn carriage rides, holiday shopping, family craft activities and performances by over 200 area music, theatre, and dance groups, and other special performances by Madeleine Peyroux, Bronze Radio Return, The Diving Bell, Imani Winds, Jeffery Broussard & The Creole Cowboys and Thornetta Davis.

The evening’s festivities culminate with a community sing-along on Woodward Avenue led by the Salvation Army Band—a long-standing Noel Night tradition. Noel Night activities take place in Midtown Detroit, and free shuttle service is offered between participating venues. Convenient parking is available in area lots. 

Noel Night is produced by Midtown Detroit, Inc., a nonprofit community development organization that supports economic growth in Detroit's Midtown district. Noel Night is sponsored by:  Wayne State University, Henry Ford Health System, MGM Grand Detroit, Arts Academy in the Woods, Trent Design, Inland Press, Metro Times, Fox 2 NewsWDET 101.9 FM, WWJ Newsradio 950.  Call 313-420-6000 or visit for additional information.