- Associated Press - Tuesday, February 16, 2016

DETROIT (AP) - A new summer festival is planned for Detroit’s Corktown neighborhood.

The Detroit Free Press reports (https://on.freep.com/1LrLvdN ) that Corktown Strut is scheduled for July 1-3 and aims to put the spotlight on homegrown music, arts and food.

Events are planned for at least 16 venues, with area restaurants showcasing specialty offerings. The festival is being produced by the nonprofit Forward Arts.

Performers are expected to be announced in March.

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Information from: Detroit Free Press, https://www.freep.com

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