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Entries for April, 2012

Ira Glass to perform at Ann Arbor Summer Festival – June 23

Ira Glass will perform at the Ann Arbor Summer Festival June 23. The Lamp Post Inn will offer special hotel rates for that evening.

Esperanza Spalding to perform at Ann Arbor Summer Festival June 21

Esperanza Spalding – Bassist, vocalist, and composer Esperanza Spalding has quickly emerged as one of the brightest lights in the musical world. With a unique and style-spanning presence, Spalding became the first jazz musician to receive the Grammy Award for Best New Artist in 2011. Spalding tours in support of her newest album, “Radio Music Society.”

University of Michigan Sports Camps – Special hotel rates for parents

The University of Michigan hosts a large number of Sports Camps. The Lamp Post Inn is less than 1 1/2 miles from all sports venues and offers a significant discount to parents, participants and sponsors. Use promo code CAMPS12.

Al Green to perform at Ann Arbor Summer Festival – June 16

Al Green to perform at Ann Arbor Summer Festival on June 16th. The concert will be held at Hill Auditorium on the campus of the University of Michigan. The Lamp Post Inn, a local hotel will offer special overnight rates using promo code SUMMERFEST

Bela Fleck and the Flecktones – April 19 at the Michigan Theater

Bela Fleck and the Flecktones have come together for a concert at The Michigan Theater on April 19. Tickets are now available on the Ark website. For those that will be attending the concert and need nearby hotel reservations check out the Lamp Post Inn and use the promo code ARKEVENT.

Victor’s Weekend – Full Schedule of Activities – April 14-16

Victor’s Weekend is a lot more than just the spring football game for the Wolverines. A full list of activities including the annual garage sale, tennis matches, rowing events, lacrosse and The Big Heart Run are all part of a special Wolverine Weekend. Those attending the weekend can get reduced hotel rates at the Lamp Post Inn using promo code SPRINGGAME.

Michigan International Speedway – June 15-17

  Grandstands of Michigan International Speedway. Three big days coming up at the Michigan International Speedway located about 36 miles from The Lamp Post Inn. Check out the Sprint and NASCAR series events at their website. The official site lists the racing for the weekend to include: June 16 – The NASCAR Nationwide Series will [...]

Airport Shuttle Service Update – Public Transportation

A shuttle service operates twelve times per day between Detroit Metro Airport and Ann Arbor. Guests interested in the schedules and cost (between $20.00 and $25.00 per round trip) should go directly to .

Michigan Softball headed for big week against Ohio State and Michigan State

Photo by Angela J Cesere in The Michigan softball team heads to Columbus for a double headed this weekend before returning home next week to play both Western and Michigan State. The Wolverines are led by their two outstanding freshman pitchers who have pitched all but 18 innings this year and have posted an [...]

Baseball – Michigan – Michigan State this weekend – special hotel rates

The Lamp Post Inn will offer a special overnight rate to any Wolverine or Spartan fan wishing to stay overnight on Sunday evening, April 8. In order to take advantage of the offer you will need to go to the Lamp Post Inn website and make reservations using the promo code BASEBALL12.