Detroit's Winter Blast, initially launched to provide visitors outside entertainment for Super Bowl XL now gears up for it's 4th season.
There are some changes to this year's Winter Blast. Don't worry, the snow slides, the ice skating at Campus Martius and the food from all over Detroit are still there.
This year's lineup see's the musical acts expanding over the 3 nights. Local acts such as The Refermen, 2 Days Gone, The Basiks and The Muggs
(a finalist on Fox's 'Next Great American Band') highlight the music.
The biggest change to Winter Blast is the addition of Winter Blast's first film festival.
The film festival will feature more than 30 Michigan based films and performers.
Winter Blast wraps up on 2/10/2008 and there is a Detroit Red Wings rally on that day leading up to the Wings Showdown with the Stanley Cup Champion Anahiem Ducks. Fans are encouraged to wear red and white to support the team.
Last year's Winter Blast drew over 450,000 visitors. With expanded attractions this years WB is sure to draw even larger crowds. For a detailed lineup please head to the Freep's page at: