We've been doing Eastern Market tours for 13 years and it's still a  fan favorite! 

 

 

Delish Detroit will stroll from shed to shed and visit specialty stores to learn about unique products,hear fun facts and history of the area, while going behind the scenes and sampling various foods. Enjoy locally produced pizza, popcorn, pickles and pastries; specialty sausages, cheeses and vinegars; authentic spinach pies and spreads. We'll get to know local growers and vendors, their products, and some tips for improving your health with Michigan foods. We'll also visit an art gallery located in a former brewery or a letterpress shop.

 

Find seasonal fruits and vegetables, while eating your way through the market!

 

 

Saturday, October 18 - Buy Tickets - SOLD OUT

Tuesday, October 21 - Buy Tickets

 

Tuesday or Saturday Mornings 

9:30am to 12:00pm

9:15  meet inside  Rocky's (formerly known as Rocky Peanut Company) to register,      
2489 Russell Street, Detroit 48207 (across from Shed 2)
          9:30 am  tour begins
 
 
Price: $29.00

(Plan ahead, these tours fill up fast)

313-393-2055

*Approved for 1.5 CE clock hours for social workers (MICEC #0067).

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Come Experience the winter delights of Eastern Market in December! Warm your heart and your tummy as we enjoy the festive atmosphere of the Market during the winter months.  
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Delish Detroit (the culinary tour side of our business) will stroll from shed to shed and visit specialty stores to learn about unique products, fun facts and history of the area, while going behind the scenes and sampling various foods. Enjoy locally produced pizza, popcorn, pickles and pastries; specialty sausages, cheeses and vinegars; authentic spinach pies and spreads. We'll get to know local growers and vendors while we eat our way through the Market with seasonal nibbles and treats, including hot beverages and soups to keep us warm. We'll also visit an art collective or a letterpress shop. Bundle up for the weather but wear layers; we will be inside several shops and in the heated market sheds on our tour, as well as walking outdoors part of the time.

 

Saturday morning:

December 13, 2014 Buy Tickets 

9:30am to 12:00pm (arrive at 9:15 to check in, tour begins promptly at 9:30)

Purchase tickets in advance by clicking the buttons above or calling 313-393-2055

9:15am meet inside Mootown Ice Cream & Gift Shop to check in and enjoy a cup of hot chocolate, coffee or cider. 2461 Russell Street, Detroit 48207 (across from Shed 2)
 
9:30 am  tour begins

Price: $29.00

 

 

*Approved for 1.5 CE clock hours for social workers (MICEC #0067).

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We at Feet on the Street along with Stephanie Appel of Core Learning, Inc. are pleased to offer tours for Social Workers. These workshops are bus tour/continuing education programs where participants will step out of a "classroom" and onto a bus to visit sites and hear from presenters who will address issues facing Detroit and the Metropolitan Region. Through these experiential learning opportunities, participants will learn more about critical and current issues, such as: food issues, diversity, ethnic and cultural traditions, land use, transportation, area history, local programs and services, blight removal and rehab efforts. Please note, these programs are open to anyone interested in the topic.

Here's what participants have said about our programs:

"Everything was so wonderful and informative. This is a fun way to learn, grow, and get inspired." ~ Sylvia Gray, PhD, LMSW, Professor, Eastern Michigan University School of Social Work

"This was the best seminar I have attended in 24 years!" ~ Linda Ford, LMSW, CMH

"Linda is intelligent, funny, organized and knowledgeable. The other presenters were engaging, thought-provoking, informative, inspirational...I would absolutely recommend this course." ~ Susan Pickard Witus, LMSW, Directions in Senior Care Geriatric Consultant

CURRENT PROGRAMS: 

ALL of our currently scheduled Eastern Market Tours are eligible for social workers and certified counselors to earn 1.5 CEUs! We will be discussing issues of migration and immigration, revitalization of the Market, efforts to promote the buy local/eat fresh movement, and the impact of community gardens. Saturday: October 18, 2014 and Tuesday: October 21, 2014: Click Here for More Information on Eastern Market Tours. Cost per person for each Eastern Market tour is $29. Certificate of attendance will be provided upon completion of this program.  Approved for 1.5 CE Clock Hours for social workers (provider MICEC #0067).

 
For specific questions about the content of this program, contact: 
 
Linda Yellin, LMSW
313-393-2055
 
Custom CEU tours are always available for your group of faculty, agency staff, employees or co-workers. We have created many unique and wonderful group programs - let us design one for you! 
 

We can design an outing- experience- tour- field trip- enrichment class- celebration- team building or any type of get together, for your group, family, or business.

Let's talk time frames, budgets and interests and we'll provide something that will be memorable, for your group to

Experience, Explore and Enjoy Detroit..

 
 
Feel free to contact us and customize a tour.
 

Here is a sampling of our past tours to give you some mixing and matching ideas.
 

Tours By Bus

DETROIT UP CLOSE AND PERSONAL
This is an energetic and fascinating bus tour through the streets of Detroit. Explore classic Detroit and areas bursting with new energy and development.

BLAST FROM THE PAST
The perfect tour for your Reunion Group (family, classmates), birthdays, anniversaries, or simply a trip back to the old neighborhood and to visit your favorite stomping grounds from your past life/lives in the D.

Walking Tours

DELISH DETROIT Tours

Delish Detroit is the food tour component of Feet, that take our guests to various locations in Detroit to enjoy the diverse bounty of food, visiting markets, shops and hearing about (and tasting) some chef and shopkeepers  specialties. Some of our adventures are upscale, some casual, some sit-down, stand- up, some nostalgic,  historic, but always filling and fun. We  do Delish adventures by bus, by foot or a combination. Some of our highlights include: Food crawls, Mexicantown, Tour d'France, Best Bakeries, Hidden Gems of the City and neighborhoods, Midtown, Corktown and of course Eastern Market.

ARCHITECTURAL AND HISTORICAL WALKING TOURS OF
Mexicantown, the RiverWalk, Eastern Market district, Midtown, New Center, Corktown, Downtown and the Dequindre Cut.

Private Prohibition and All that Jazz Bus Tour

Experience and Enjoy a rollicking ride along the streets of Detroit, see landmarks, hear stories about Prohibition and the roaring 20's, and visit the old stomping grounds of the infamous Purple Gang.  Explore a former speakeasy, and top it off with a drink and live jazz.

 

Enjoy an exciting and entertaining night in the D!

 

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Love learning about and tasting food?
Love discovering new places?
Love socializing?

Delish Detroit is for you!

Delish Detroit is the gastronomic side of Feet On The Street Tours. We encourage people to get their feet and appetites on the streets of Detroit through progressive walking, car and bus tours of restaurants, cafes, bakeries, breweries, pubs, and specialty food markets, throughout the city. Our signature Delish Detroit offering is the popular Eastern Market "Come Hungry, Leave Happy" tour.


Delish Detroit will lead you on a variety of culinary adventures throughout the city to discover the many flavors it has to offer! Adventures range from informal tastings and food crawls to more upscale progressive dining tours.

Taste your way through Downtown, Midtown, Mexicantown, Corktown, Hamtramck, Paradise Valley, Eastern Market…all over the City of Detroit and its neighborhoods! Featuring FOOD as the focus, with generous bits of history, a healthy dash of fun facts, a pinch of local lore and lots of personality sprinkled in. Be a part of the excitement and tasty vibe of Detroit today!

Enjoy unique foods and discover where to buy specialty items

Explore local food businesses and restaurants

Experience meeting the chefs, bakers and brewers

 

urban_chef.jpgJust one example itinerary: A 3-4 hours progressive food crawl could start with a tour of a local establishment’s kitchen, bakery and in-house dairy/cheese production; followed by lunch or dinner at a unique ethnic restaurant and meet the chef; taste several beers and talk to the brew master at a local brewery; and top it off with dessert and local coffees/teas at a cozy café. All along the way, experience a narrated tour that puts it all together to equal one dynamic, delicious outing to remember.

Tempted?

Call us to design your own tasty Delish Detroit outing for your group!

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