From workout classes to lively soirees, the Detroit Foundation Hotel is a place where the local community and hotel guests can celebrate together. Please check back to discover events on our regularly updated calendar.


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    James Beard Foundation Celebrity Chef Tour Dinner


    The Michelin stars will shine bright this night as our own Chef Thomas Lents and the Apparatus Room hosts the James Beard Foundation’s Celebrity Chef Tour dinner, featuring top chefs from Chicago and Detroit. The lineup of participating chefs includes four 2-star Michelin chefs, four James Beard Award semifinalists and a two-time James Beard Award winner. Tickets are now Sold Out for this event.


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    Covet by Christos Vintage Pop-Up

    12PM – 6PM

    Acclaimed red carpet and style commentator, Christos Garkinos, who is known worldwide for his vintage clothing expertise will be launching his new retail concept, Covet by Christos, at the Detroit Foundation Hotel. This retail pop up will feature luxury vintage and neo-vintage clothing and accessories along with other finds—all curated by Christos.  Covetable brands like Chanel, Gucci, Prada, and Hermes will be featured.  Open March 2-4 from 12-6pm & March 5 from 11am-2pm in the Foundation Studio.

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    Oscars Viewing Party

    7:30PM – 11PM

    Celebrate the 90th Academy Awards at Detroit Foundation Hotel’s first Oscars viewing party on Sunday March 4th. Cheer on your favorite Oscar nominees and toast to this year’s accomplishments in cinema over bubbles and bites by Chef Thomas Lents. Red carpet arrivals begin at 7:30pm, show starts at 8pm. Commentary provided by acclaimed red carpet and style experts, Christos Garkinos & Jon Jordan. $60 per ticket included bites by Chef Lents, welcome glass of bubbly, Oscar voting ballot, Somerset Collection swag bag and entrance to event. Champagne & wine available by the bottle in addition to an a la carte cash bar. Red carpet attire required. Limited tickets available. DFH will be donating a portion of all ticket sales towards a local charitable organization. Oscar Prix Fixe 3-course dinner available in Apparatus Room by advance reservation.

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    Bootcamp & Brunch

    Save the date for the return of Bootcamp & Brunch at Detroit Foundation Hotel, in partnership with Coach Terra of Detroit Body Garage and Chef Thomas Lents. Details and tickets available soon.