Places to relax with friends after work or school

Charles Reed

I believe I am an expert in recreation because I actually struggled with having fun. When I first started at Wayne, I was very mean and reserved and over the years I learned how to relax and enjoy the moment.

Recreation is amazing because it allows you to be free. Playing a sport, going for a joke, liking with your headphones are often times an escape from the tough realities we face.

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    Garden Bowl

    Garden Bowl - Woodward Avenue, Detroit MI

    This is the go to spot for bowling midtown area. I recommend you go at night if you are looking for real fun. They have a bar, good music, large crowds, and the lanes light up.

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    Topgolf

    Topgolf - Great Lakes Crossing Drive, Auburn Hills MI

    Topgolf, Great Lakes Crossing Drive, Auburn Hills, MI, USA This is a great place to golf and have drinks, an interesting combination. I highly recommend you go with a group to get the fool experience.

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    Joe Dumars Fieldhouse

    Joe Dumars Fieldhouse Detroit - West State Fair Avenue, Detroit MI

    One of the best gyms to go to if you want to see a diverse group of people playing basketball. The best time to go is the weekend, there are five courts and they are usually full of games.

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    Dequindre Cut

    Dequindre Cut - Dequindre Cut Greenway, Detroit MI

    The go to spot for biking, walking, and running in Detroit. The cut is two miles long and I usually go from there to the Riverwalk. The best time to get a good run or ride would be the morning because it is not as busy.

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    Cadillac Square at Campus Martius Park

    Cadillac Square - Detroit, MI 48226 USA

    Cadillac Square at Campus Martius Park is a huge part of Detroit recreation. In the summer, they have different activities, one of my favorites is basketball. In the winter one of my favorite activities is ice skating.

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