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The Beach Detroit
Sunday, March 17 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, repeating until April 12, 2019
An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Saturday, repeating until April 13, 2019
An event every week that begins at 12:00pm on Sunday, repeating until April 14, 2019
Let’s go to the beach…in Detroit…inside!
The Beach Detroit reimagines the familiar natural and cultural elements of a day at the beach to create an unexpected and memorable experience for people of all ages.
Visitors ascend a ramp before entering an all-white enclosure, where the floor descends towards the highlight of the experience – an ocean of recyclable, antimicrobial plastic balls. Two piers extend out into the ‘sea’, allowing people to stand in the center of the space and watch others, while a separate island invites exploration and discovery.
Visual cues such as deck chairs, lifeguard chairs, umbrellas, and signage recall elements of the typical beach-going experience. However, these elements become surreal within an entirely monochromatic environment.
Beginning on March 1st – April 14th, The Beach Detroit will be open:
- Wednesday-Friday 12:00PM-8:00PM
- Saturday 10:00AM-8:00PM
- Sunday 12:00PM-6:00PM
For more information on location, hours and how to make an online reservation in advance please visit us thebeachdetroit.com.
Photo credit: Noah Kalina