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The Pat Metheny Unity Group at The Michigan Theater – March 10th, 2014

Jazz fusion ensemble, The Pat Metheny Unity Group, will be performing at Ann Arbor’s Michigan Theater on March 10th, 2014. Winner of 17 Grammy awards, Pat Metheny is a true living legend of the jazz world. This is a show that jazz lovers will not want to miss out on. The Lamp Post Inn is pleased to offer discounted room rates for attendees of this event. Just enter the promo code: ARKEVENT when booking your stay online.

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.”

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 .

Dexter Wellness Walk – March 24

The Lamp Post Inn will provide a special donation to the tornado relief effort for any of our guests that participate in the Dexter Wellness Walk.

Hollander’s Papers and Bookbinding Courses – Special Hotel Rates

The Lamp Post Inn offers special hotel rates for those individuals attending the various workshops and courses given by Hollander’s.

Dexter – Ann Arbor Half Marathon – June 3, 2012 – Special hotel rates available

The hills, trees and backwoods riverbanks of Michigan’s Huron River Drive are the setting for the annual Dexter to Ann Arbor Run, a road race event with a half-marathon, a 10K, a 5K and a kids fun run that takes runners on a course exactly as its name suggests, from the town of Dexter along an eastward route along the Huron River to the finish in downtown Ann Arbor. The event also includes a separate 10k, the USATF 10k Masters Championship that starts 2 minutes before the regular 10k. The Ann Arbor Track Club manages the entire event and is hosting the Masters Championship for the 3rd year in a row in 2012.

Royal Shakespeare Company to return to University March 10-20

The University of Michigan and the University Musical Society have announced that members of Britain’s Royal Shakespeare Company (see wikipedia) will again visit Ann Arbor next month for a number of events open to the public. The site highlighted a number of the events to occur during the visits. As noted in A nearby hotel, the Lamp Post Inn will provide special hotel rates.

Big Heart Run scheduled for April 15 – Special hotel rates

The Big Heart Run will be held April 15th at The Big House. An Ann Arbor hotel will offer special hotel rates for both the event. It is scheduled for the same weekend as the Spring football game for the University of Michigan

Ann Arbor Film Festival – Special hotel rates

Ann Arbor Film Festival announces Opening Night Activities and notes that Bruce Baillie will be in attendance. The Lamp Post Inn is mentioned as “The best deal close to downtown”. Special hotel rates are available for Ann Arbor Film Festival.