Concert of Colors is all about the music, but there is plenty more to enjoy during your festival foray!

Midtown Detroit is chock-full of interesting, independently owned dining and retail destinations, some of whom will have special offers available during Concert of Colors.

Click HERE to view a list of Midtown businesses.


Untitled-16-02All festival venues offer refreshments for purchase during festival hours.

Indoors perennial festival favorite Holiday Catering returns to the Allesee Rehearsal Hall inside Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center. In addition, visit the various levels of the Center’s Atrium to discover edible treats from the entrepreneurial vendors of Build Bazaar.

Outdoors Parsons Street alongside the Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center will be closed to traffic but open for appetites! Biergarten features Michigan-made adult beverages. Food trucks will congregate on Parsons Street too.




Concert of Colors is proud to welcome back Build Institute’s Build Bazaar to the festival this year. Throughout the various floors of the Atrium at Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center, you will find independent local businesses offering their unique products and services in a fun and interactive marketplace.

Be sure to stop by the outdoor marketplace and find even more fresh and fascinating merchants with cutting-edge products and traditional favorites from The Growth Center @ AANM on Parsons Street.


Untitled-16-03Concert of Colors has always been a family-friendly affair! Arts & Scraps will park its Scrapmobile on Parsons Street at Max M. & Marjorie S. Fisher Music Center; kids of all ages are welcome to enjoy the craft activities.

On Sunday, be sure to explore the DIA Away mobile interactive classroom on Parsons Street.