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Ann Arbor Art Fair

Worth the travel to spend several hours at the Fair. Park at Briarwood mall and take shuttle bus... read more

Reviewed November 8, 2018
greno7
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Foley, Alabama
Mixture of town and campus

State Street is always fun to walk. There are commercial buildings (shops, restaurants, churches... read more

Reviewed January 7, 2018
TravelFan48105
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
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Movie theatres, books and music stores are the main attractions of the popular State Street neighborhood.
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527 E Liberty St, Suite 210, Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2288
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Reviewed May 7, 2019

There is so much to see and do just walking around this area. Lots of shops, eateries, bars and entertainment.

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank limila
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Worth the travel to spend several hours at the Fair. Park at Briarwood mall and take shuttle bus. They run regular so no long wait. Lots and lots of art to peruse and buy. Plus, if hungry, you get to pick from some nice restaurants.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank greno7
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Great place to find something to eat. Nice area to roam around. It is in the heart of U of M campus. The M den is on this street as well as the vintage ann arbor theatre

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank evanskik
Reviewed July 20, 2018

First off look for one of the edge of town parking places served by shuttle buses. You will be glad you did. $3 per person RT. 4 different fairs have partnered together to do a 4 day, 30 block art marathon. Do come prepared with...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Bill H
Reviewed January 7, 2018

State Street is always fun to walk. There are commercial buildings (shops, restaurants, churches, etc.) as well as University structures such as the Art Museum, Student Union, Kelsey Museum of Archaeology and several others. State Street also has one of the entrances to Nickels Arcade,...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed December 21, 2017

State street is Ann Arbor's campus promenade. It offers a variety of shopping and foodie options next to the central campus of UM.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Brian S
Reviewed November 13, 2017

Getting less personalized and more franchised in the store offerings. Still a few nice 'Ann Arbor' type stores left, but those are becoming scarce. Watch out for the students as they own the road, whether walking or riding on their bikes.

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Jake_Del_Rio
Reviewed November 12, 2017 via mobile

Loved the live jazz music, really good atmosphere. Little bit dirty, a lot of homelessness but other than that super cool and lots of good shops

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank memeweme
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Ann Arbor is thought of mostly as a University town and it is, but there is a lot going on the districts about town, like State Street, Main Street and Kerrytown for example. Michigan Theater is here as well as the old, but grand Nickels...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank JamesA546
Reviewed August 23, 2017

I visit Ann Arbor & state street 1-2X per month. Always feel at home among the students and professors milling about (I am a professor at another university).

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Steven S
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