Downtown Summerfest celebrates Detroit and Campus Martius birthdays

DETROIT (WXYZ) - Campus Martius Park and Detroit's other downtown parks are hosting "The Downtown Summerfest" to celebrate Detroit's 313th Birthday.

The Biggest Week of the Summer at Campus Martius kicks off Thursday with tons of free activities and performers through Saturday.

Some of the activities includes live music, a t-shirt decorating contest, downtown street eats and more.

The four parks hosting include Campus Martius Park, Cadillac Square, Paradise Valley Beatrice Buick Park and Capitol Park.

The fun begins at 11 a.m. and goes on all day, all three days. For a full list of events and times click here .