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New Shuttle Service to assist Lamp Post guests

Beginning in early April, 2012 there will be an official shuttle, The Michigan Flyer, between Ann Arbor and the Detroit airport (DTW). The bus will pick up and drop off passengers in several different locations in Ann Arbor including the Blake Transportation Center and the Central Campus Transportation Center. Both drop off sites are really very convenient for guests of the Lamp Post Inn

Three Men and a Tenor coming to Encore Theater in Dexter

Three Men and a Tenor coming to the Dexter Encore Theater March 16-18, 2012. The theater is only 20 minutes from the Lamp Post Inn. The small facility (100 seats) seems to defy the possibility that a live show could be choreographed and staged to perfection, but over and over they deliver.

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.

ICSPR Summer Program – Special hotel rates

The Lamp Post Inn has been very fortunate to host many of the hundreds of students that arrive during the summer to take the various courses. The Lamp Post Inn offers a special rate for those that are taking any of the four week or eight week courses. Special rates for these students, scholars and professors are accessible at our website Lamp Post Inn.

Ann Arbor Marathon – Special hotel rates available

The Ann Arbor Marathon, a new event, will take place June 17th in Ann Arbor. The event will be sponsored by the Champions for Charity, a local organization that indicates that all proceeds will be given to the local schools ( Ann Arbor Public Schools Educational Foundation

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.

Chicago Symphony to perform in Ann Arbor March 9th – Special hotel rates available

The University Musical Society (UMS) has announced that they will present the Chicago Symphony Orchestra on March 9th with violinist Pinchas Zuckerman in Hill Auditorium. The Lamp Post Inn will offer special hotel rates for those attending the concert.

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.

University of Michigan Football Coaches Clinic – Special hotel rates

The University of Michigan Football Coaches Clinic will be held this year Mar 29-31. The full schedule of events has been announced for the weekend. The Lamp Post Inn, a nearby hotel will offer special hotel rates to participating coaches.

The Encore Theater – Dexter – Smokey Joe’s Cafe

As the owner of The Lamp Post Inn I typically favor Ann Arbor entertainment spots but I must admit that the Encore Theater in nearby Dexter (20 minutes drive) is really one of my favorites. , How a small theater can put on such faboulous shows always amazes me, but they always deliver.