Courtyard Detroit Downtown Hosts Backyard BBQ Buffet to Complement Target Fireworks Event

Jun 04, 2010, 11:00 ET from Courtyard Detroit Downtown

DETROIT, June 4 /PRNewswire/ -- It's time again for Detroit's favorite way to kick off summer! The Target Fireworks, choreographed by Zambelli Fireworks Internationale, will take place on Monday, June 21st. Sponsored by The Parade Company and Target, this show is one of the largest fireworks displays in the world with more than 10,000 pyrotechnic effects all against the backdrop of the Detroit River and skyline.

Created especially for this annual event, the Courtyard Detroit Downtown is hosting a picnic for locals looking for a unique way to celebrate in the city. Families will enjoy heading over to this downtown Detroit hotel to enjoy good food and fun in the sun. Doors open at 6 p.m. and the 8th floor Tennis Court Terrace will remain open until 11 p.m. Terrace Passes are available from $29 per person and $19 for children 12 and under. Tables of 10 can also be purchased for $275.  

This backyard BBQ buffet will feature grilled burgers, chicken breasts and hot dogs, while cold salad, cookies, popcorn, soft drinks and water will also be provided. The buffet will be open for two hours and a cash bar will also be available to those looking to sip a cocktail as fireworks explode overhead.

Also, guaranteed Millender Center Self-Parking Passes are available for $15. Tax is not included.

About Courtyard Detroit Downtown

A sleek, stylish star among downtown Detroit hotels, the distinctive Courtyard by Marriott Detroit Downtown offers superior convenience & style. Business and leisure travelers will revel in their Detroit, Michigan river view hotel room with amenities such as complimentary high-speed Internet, 32-inch flat panel TVs, connectivity panels and People Mover access. Maintain your workout routine in our state-of-the-art fitness center with cardiovascular equipment, free weights, indoor pool and outdoor running track. Explore the surroundings and step out to the GM Renaissance Center, conveniently connected by skyway. Attractions are easily accessible from this hotel in downtown Detroit, Michigan, including the Fox Theatre, Joe Louis Arena & Greektown Casino. Discover a dramatic departure from traditional hotels in downtown Detroit and getaway to the revitalized Courtyard Detroit Hotel for an urban experience.

For more information or to make a reservation, call (313) 223-3970, or visit

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