In 1936, Governor of Michigan Frank Fitzgerald declared April 18th Champions’ Day to celebrate national success by Detroit sports teams and homegrown Detroit athletes.
Champions’ Week is the 4th annual week of events celebrating Detroit through social and athletic events that support local businesses and organizations.
4th Annual Champions' Week Events
April 18 @ 6:00PM : Champions' Day at the Historical Museum
April 22nd @ 12:30PM: 4th annual Chug-A-Lug
April 29th @ 9:30PM: Champions' Night Afterglow benefiting Autism Alliance of Michigan