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Midtown Deal of the Week

Welcome to the Midtown Deal of the Week, where you can find deals and discounts at your favorite local shops and restaurants. Each week, we'll feature a new shop, restaurant, or business, along with a special promotion. Love your usual lunch spot, but looking to try something new? Searching for the perfect gift, but not sure where to start? You've come to the right place!


The Deal of the Week for December 11, 2017: 20% off all pens and business cases from PenzDetroiT

PenzDetroiT is a local pen boutique carrying a wide variety of stationary, writing instruments and business cases. Located on Fort in Downtown Detroit, PenzDetroiT offers Wayne State students and employees 20% off all pens and business cases through Show Your One Card & Save. Stop in and let PenzDetroiT's expert staff help you do a little holiday shopping!


The Deal of the Week for December 4, 2017: 10% off at Love Travels. Imports. + discounted classes at Art in Motion

Ready to do some holiday shopping? Head to Love Travels. Imports. Located inside Art in Motion on the Avenue of Fashion, Love Travels. Imports. sells unique, hand-selected items from partners in over 20 countries. Through Show Your One Card & Save, Love Travels. Imports. offers Wayne State students and employees 10% off in-store and online purchases. Plus, Art in Motion offers deals on classes!


The Deal of the Week for November 27, 2017: Discounted WSU Theatre and Dance tickets

Wayne State's Maggie Allesee Department of Theatre and Dance offers a diverse and engaging line up of performances at its Hilberry, Bonstelle, Studio and Allesee Dance Theatres, all of which are located in Midtown. Through Show Your One Card & Save, Wayne State students and employees can purchase discounted tickets. Purchase tickets online or by calling the main box office at (313) 577-2972.


 The Deal of the Week for November 20, 2017: Drink and appetizer specials at Honest John's  

Located on Selden in between Cass and Second, Honest John's is open from 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m. Monday - Saturday. Through Show Your One Card & Save, Honest John's is offering Wayne State One Card holders $5.00 40oz PBRs and ½ off appetizers from 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. Stop in and enjoy American classics, including breakfast all-day long, in a relaxed atmosphere.


The Deal of the Week for November 13, 2017: Save 10% at Maccabees Traders, plus free summer rolls!

Maccabees Traders offers a rotating menu of Asian style cuisine with a Detroit flare. Located on Woodward between Warren and Putnam in the Maccabees Building, Maccabees regularly offers Wayne State One Card holders 10% off through Show Your One Card & Save. This week only, Maccabees is also offering 2 free summer rolls to students and employees who like their Facebook page!


The Deal of the Week for November 6, 2017: 10% off apparel, 5% off long- and skateboards at Detroit Surf Co.

Detroit Surf Co. started making and selling t-shirts in 2005. They have since expanded to surfboards, paddle boards, snowboards, longboards and skateboards, and recently opened a new Midtown location (4240 Cass). Wayne State students and employees save 10% on apparel and 5% on all longboards and skateboards (excluding electric) through Show Your One Card & Save!


The Deal of the Week for October 30, 2017: 10% off food purchases at Union Street Detroit

Located at 4145 Woodward, Union Street Detroit serves up classic American fare in an art deco atmosphere. Through Show Your One Card & Save, Union Street offers Wayne State One Card holders 10% off on all food purchases, so be sure and stop in for lunch or dinner, or Sunday brunch! Hosting a large event? Union Street also offers a private room and off-site catering.


 The Deal of the Week for October 23, 2017: 20% off breakfast or lunch at Red Dunn Kitchen

Located adjacent to Corktown's newly renovated Trumbull and Porter hotel, Red Dunn Kitchen offers bold and seasonal American fare. Through Show Your One Card & Save, Red Dunn Kitchen regularly offers Wayne State One Card holders 20% off breakfast and lunch. This week only, Red Dunn Kitchen is also offering Wayne State students and employees who buy an appetizer, ½ off a second!


The Deal of the Week for October 16, 2017: 10% off all accessories at Third Wave Music

Located on Second Avenue in Midtown, Third Wave Music sells new, used and vintage musical instruments and accessories. Through Wayne State's Show Your One Card & Save program, Third Wave Music offers One Card holders 10% off all accessories. Looking to sell or repair an instrument? Third Wave Music is also Detroit's go-to for consignment, repairs and music lessons!


 The Deal of the Week for October 9, 2017: 50% off general admission to the Michigan Science Center

With live stage shows, an IMAX® Dome Theatre, a Planetarium, 250+ hands-on exhibits and more, the Michigan Science Center offers more than you can see and do in a week. Wayne State students and employees save 50% off general admission through Show Your One Card & Save. Admission to 1001 Inventions: Untold Stories from a Golden Age of Innovation, a new, award-winning exhibition, is included now through January 7!


The Deal of the Week for October 2, 2017: 10% off at Common Pub

Common Pub is a new, neighborhood pub located on Cass across from Wayne State's Community Arts Auditorium. Through Wayne State's Show Your One Card & Save program, Common Pub offers One Card holders 10% off regularly-priced food and beverage purchases. They also offer awesome specials, including: a smash burger, duck fat fries and a PBR for $5, daily from 3-6p (dine-in only).


The Deal of the Week for September 25, 2017: 10% off at The Hub of Detroit

The Hub of Detroit is a full service bicycle shop offering new and used bikes and bike parts for sale, as well as repair, restoration and custom build services. Located on Cass between MLK and Brainard, The Hub offers Wayne State students and employees 10% off bikes and bike parts (excluding special orders) through Show Your One Card & Save. All sales support the continued operation of the Bike Alley Bikes.


 The Deal of the Week for September 18, 2017: $59 for a six-week trial at PKSA Karate – Detroit

Strengthen your mind, body and spirit at PKSA Karate – Detroit. Located on Cass between MLK and Brainard, PKSA Karate is offering a back-to-school deal: six weeks of classes for $59, plus a free uniform! PKSA also regularly offers Wayne State One Card holders a special deal on Tang Soo Do and mixed application self-defense classes through Show Your One Card & Save.


The Deal of the Week for September 11, 2017: 30% off at New Order Coffee Roasters

New Order Coffee Roasters Back To School Ad

New to the neighborhood, New Order Coffee Roasters is a small-batch coffee roaster located on Woodward between Erskine and Watson. Through Wayne State's Show Your One Card & Save program, New Order regularly offers One Card holders 10% off any food or beverage purchase. They're also offering a special back-to-school deal: 30% off for 30 days beginning Aug. 30!


For a complete list of businesses offering discounts to One Card holders, please visit Show Your One Card & Save program, powered by Larky.