Unpredictable Michigan weather shouldn’t dictate your day. Snow, sleet, rain, or shine, the possibilities are endless in Ann Arbor.

Day One

Heat up with Hippie Hash

Wake up your taste-buds with Fleetwood’s famous Hippie Hash: a substantial serving of homemade hash browns, topped with your choice of veggies and/or meat, and melted cheese.

Souvenir Showers

To avoid the dreary weather, head over to Kerrytown Market & Shops for a unique shopping experience. FOUND, a shop featured in Kerrytown, is known best for their use of recycled materials and local artists.

Near and Noteworthy

Dig into a warm, made-to-order sandwich at Zingerman’s Deli to escape the bitter cold, or beat the heat and treat yourself to a cup of gelato at Zingerman’s Next Door. Known for remarkable customer service and portions fit for a king, Zingerman’s is located just across the street from Kerrytown.

Get Cozy at the Cinema

No matter the weather, the Michigan Theatre never disappoints. Cozy up with your sweetheart on a chilly afternoon, or take advantage of the A/C during a scorching Michigan summer.

Take Cover in the Kitchen

Just a few steps from the Michigan Theatre you will find a plethora of restaurants. Enjoy a unique blend of French and New American cuisine at Taste Kitchen. With a menu that changes with the seasons, you are sure to receive nothing but fresh ingredients whether you visit in the spring, summer, fall or winter.

All-Weather Wine

No complaints here – VinBar is a one stop shop for wine enthusiasts, featuring Michigan made wines from Good Harbor Vineyards, MAWBY, and Black Star Farms. Evade the weather and keep it local, head west on Liberty for a plentiful selection of wine.

Day Two

Surviving the Storm

Start your day off with something sweet. You can’t go wrong with Angelo’s homemade, deep-fried French toast and a cup of fresh squeezed orange juice.

Cool off with some Culture

The University of Michigan has plenty to offer if the weather is not ideal. As one of the largest museums in the country, the University of Michigan Art Museum is overflowing with history and timeless pieces of art.

Reminiscing on Seasons Past

You won’t want to miss out on Ann Arbor’s one-of-a-kind restaurants. The Pretzel Bell encapsulates Ann Arbor’s charm with delicious comfort food and decades of Michigan memorabilia.

Warmth for the Wise

The locally owned, independent, Crazy Wisdom Bookstore & Tea Room has plenty to offer in lieu of outdoor recreation. Check out their live poetry readings, local musicians, and writing workshops during your stay.

Steak for every Season

If you’re looking for a good meal and a strong drink, head around the corner to Knight’s Steakhouse on Liberty before calling it a night.

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