The Detroit Riverfront Conservancy will host its largest fundraising celebration of the year, “Shimmer on the River,” on Thursday, Sept. 8, from 6 to 10 p.m. This night, taking place outdoors on the GM Plaza and Promenade, is expected to attract hundreds of guests with proceeds benefiting the non-profit Conservancy and its continued development of the Detroit Riverfront.
Guests will enjoy a strolling dinner featuring Detroit favorites and Michigan-made products, along with cocktails and dancing on the Detroit RiverWalk with live entertainment by jazz greats the Les Williams Band and One World Island.
In addition, the Conservancy will honor U.S. Sen. Carl Levin during for his decades-long commitment to the transformation of the Detroit Riverfront.
“This is an evening for every Detroit Riverfront supporter to come together and not only celebrate what’s been accomplished, but to also play a role in its continued transformation and growth,” said Faye Alexander Nelson, president and CEO, the Detroit RiverFront Conservancy. “Being outdoors on the GM Plaza will allow guests to take in the beauty and progress firsthand on the Riverfront.”
Tickets for may be purchased at www.detroitriverfront.org or by calling (313) 566-8206.
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