Garden Party - Every Thursday, Weather permitting
Songwriter Brunch - Every Saturday through August
Friday Night Motown Review - Every Friday, Rain or Shine through August
Citifest Tickets on Sale
Halloween Paranormal Adventure tickets on Sale
Thanksgiving Parade tickets on Sale
And of course, your BIRTHDAY is always a Special Event, be sure to view our "Prime Birthday Dinner Deal" below
Annual Thanksgiving Parade Brunch
Tickets on Sale
Everybody loves a parade, especially Detroit’s annual Thanksgiving Parade! Enter The Whitney, Detroit’s “home for the holidays” where a roaring fire welcomes visitors and an all-inclusive, all-you-can-eat brunch (including champagne, mimosas and all non-alcoholic drinks) warms their insides. Whether you’re nine or 90, there’s something for everyone!
The Whitney Thanksgiving brunch includes parade seating along Woodward Avenue, including hot chocolate or coffee delivered directly to your seat. Two brunch seatings are available; one at 7:00 a.m., one at 7:30 a.m. (All access roads to The Whitney are closed at 7:30am.)
The price includes valet parking, brunch, parade seats, tax and gratuity along with a “Goodie Box” and special surprise gift to be enjoyed while watching the parade. Tickets are on sale now ... $149 for adults and $89 for kids 10 and under, please note that all guests require a ticket
Our Thanksgiving Parade Brunch sells out quickly, so we encourage you to reserve your spot today. We look forward to seeing you as Santa makes his first appearance of 2019 at Detroit’s Parade of the Year! Tickets are available online only.More
A Celebration of Spirited Dining
Welcome to Cityfest 2019!
From hyper-elegant Mansion Dining to Beer & BBQ in The Gardens, Cityfest has an experience designed to create your Detroit memory! 10 days - 12 events, 1 great spirited celebration of our city, it's history, culture and future!
Tickets on sale for all events
*Special Edition Paranormal Dinner - SOLD OUT
*Senior Prom - SOLD OUTMore
Every Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
- August 31st
Detroit's best Indie talent bring their original performances to our Garden stage.
Brunch selections from $8.00 and a chilled Mimosa Bar
This special brunch is relocated to The Ghostbar in the event of inclement weather
8/17 - Acoustic Ash and Mike Gentry
8/24 - Special Sidewalk Sale Brunch - Live Music noon - 4
Friday Night Motown Review
Live Show in the beautiful Whitney Gardens
Remember the legacy of Detroit's musical heritage. The Sound, the Show, the Soul! Friday Nights, The Gardens open for Happy Hour 4:30- 6:30, Live Music at 7:00. $5 cover charge all evening.
8/23 - ATHENA & Friends
The Garden Party
2019 Entertainment Line-up
Garden opens at 4:30 for Happy Hour, Live Music starts at 6:45, $5 cover all evening.
AUGUST 22nd ATMIG
AUGUST 29th The Aston Neighborhood Pleasure Club
SEPTEMBER 5th The Wrong NumbersMore
"Lavender Iced" Afternoon Tea
Served every Sunday at noon in The Gardens
Enjoy a complete four course, traditional Whitney Tea Luncheon while sipping on our proprietary blend of Lavender Iced Tea, or, if you prefer your tea steaming, our Garden Tea is also served. Please call 313-832-5700 for reservations.
In the case of inclement weather, this seasonal Tea service will be moved indoors.More
Monday-Friday, 4:30pm - 6:30pm
The Gardens and Ghost Bar are known as Detroit's best happy hour destinations. $6 off Ghostbar/Garden Features Food Menu, 1/2 off Cocktails, Beer and Glasses of Wine!!More
Seven Days a Week at 2:00pm Reservations Required
Tea service at The Whitney transforms you to a time when mid-day was meant for relaxing. Put on a beautiful hat, leave your cares behind and enjoy The Whitney lifestyle over tea, scones, a soup and salad duet, finger sandwiches and pastries.More
Birthday Prime Dining Deal
Join us on the day of your birthday and enjoy a complimentary Prime Rib Dinner in the Woodward Room.
Enjoy this birthday “Prime Dining Deal” on the day of your actual birthday! Dinner includes whipped potatoes, grilled asparagus and horseradish cream. Offer only available for guests 21 and over with the purchase of an second entree of equal or greater value. This offer is good on the actual day of your birthday only, with valid photo identification – driver’s license, state ID or passport. Offer only extends to the food portion of your bill (tax and alcohol are excluded). A 20% Gratuity will be added to the original, pre-discount total. Not valid with any other promotion, trade, offer or discount.More
Embrace The Whitney lifestyle!
Take a guided stroll through the Mansion while sipping Champagne. Tours begin at 1:00 pm Weekdays, and at Noon, 1:00 and 2:00 on Saturday & Sunday and last approximately 1 hour. Champagne Tours are $10 and require a 24 hour advance reservation.More
Paranormal Dinner Tour
Spirited Dining at The Whitney
Now booking September-December.
September 22nd - SOLD OUT
October 6th - SOLD OUT
The 1st & 4th Sunday of every month we "pull back the curtain" and our Paranormal Hosts guide you through the history and legends of The Whitney family and estate. Beginning at 5:00, this evening includes a Historical Champagne Tour of the Mansion, a 5 course dinner with selected spirits, followed by the Paranormal expedition through the Mansion, Gardens and Carriage House. Reservations limited to 20 guests, 21 and over only..More
Preservation Partnership & Social Club
Dining and Social Club dedicated to the preservation of The Historic Whitney Mansion
Social Club Balconies open Spring 2019More
Live Music nightly
Elegant Piano on the first floor nightly
Wednesday-Saturday evening and Sunday Brunch- Joel Seah
Sunday - Tuesday evening - Grant Wolach
Live Jazz in The Ghostbar - "Jelly & the Jams" - Saturday 9:30 - 11:30More
Annual Halloween Dinner Adventure
October 27th, 30th, 31st
“Halloween Dinner with The Whitneys, a Paranormal Adventure”
Spirited Dining, Haunting Historical Tours and Special Guests
Sunday 10/27 - 5:30-9:00, Wednesday 10/30, and Thursday 10/31 - 6:30 pm – 10 pm
Champagne Toast to The Whitney Family
Five Course Dinner specially executed by Executive Chef Natasha Vitti
Selected Spirits through the evening
Live Piano Music of the Macabre
Spirited House Tours and History by Haunt Investigators of Michigan
Halloween-only access to basement and Carriage House
Devilishly Delicious Dessert presented by Pastry Chef Eric
Special Magical Guest Performers
Musical performance “The Haunting of Broadway”
Limited advance prepaid tickets $150 includes Dinner, Entertainment, Valet, Tax and Gratuities
**Dress comfortably for this event, Costumes are welcome!More