Motown Winter Blast Reveals Full Music, Restaurant Lineups, Offers Preview Of Event Activities

The city's annual winter celebration is ramping up and unveiling full details of this year's event



Jan 25, 2013, 09:42 ET from Motown Winter Blast

DETROIT, Jan. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --


The 2013 Motown Winter Blast organizers, sponsors and community stakeholders will announce the full lineup of participating bands and restaurants, and provide media with outdoor opportunities for a sneak-peak at some of the event's activities.

Visual Opportunities:

  • Live musical performance by The Reefermen Duo

  • Outdoor marshmallow roasting set-up

  • A spectacular ice sculpture

  • Majestic dogs from the dogsled demonstrations

  • "Taste of Detroit" food stations: Detroit Seafood Market, Palm Palace and Santorini Estiatorio with beverages provided by Westin Book Cadillac and cookies from the Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan.


Event speakers include:

  • John Timko, Account Director - Sports and Business Travel, Westin Book Cadillac Detroit

  • Robert Ficano, Wayne County Executive

  • Jonathan Witz, Event Producer, Motown Winter Blast

  • Tricia Keith, Senior VP Corporate Secretary and Services, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan

  • Marvin Beatty, Vice President of Community and Public Affairs, Greektown Casino-Hotel

  • Representative Charter One Bank

  • Representative Radio Disney

  • Jonathan Witz, Event Producer, Motown Winter Blast


Monday, January 28, 2013

3 p.m.


Esquire Room of the Westin Book Cadillac Hotel

1114 Washington Blvd. Detroit, MI 48226


Parking for media trucks along State Street

SOURCE Motown Winter Blast