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313 Day in Detroit: Celebrations, discounts and more for Wednesday

Posted at 1:25 PM, Mar 11, 2024

(WXYZ) — Wednesday is March 13, and it's a day celebrated across Detroit known as 313 Day, due to the date being 3/13.

To celebrate the day, plenty of restaurants, shops and more are doing celebrations across the city, offering discounts on items, food, drinks and more.

Check out some of the celebrations below.

Detroit Pistons

The Pistons will take on the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday for the Pistons 313 Day Celebration. There will be a pre-game celebration in the Chevy Plaza, special t-shirts for the first 500 fans, the first 3,130 fans will receive a Pistons 313 Statement chain and much more.

"313 Day holds a special place in Detroit's heart and the Detroit Pistons are excited to join Ally to recognize this great city and its community at our annual 313 Day game,” Bilal Saeed, Vice President of Marketing & Brand Strategy said. “As we celebrate the Motor City, fans will experience a night full of Detroit-themed activations that showcase why we’re proud to be a part of the 313 and what makes this city so unique.”

Atwater Brewery

According to the brewery, people can get $3.13 pints and food deals on Wednesday, March 13 at the taphouse at 237 Joseph Campau.

They are also working with other Detroit brands for the celebration, including Faygo, Better Made, 313 Chips, Bon Bon Bon, McClure's Pickles, Empacho Detroit and Hell Fire Detroit.

The celebration will start at 5 p.m. and people can win a Detroit-themed basket with items including Detroit Tigers tickets, Hell Fire Detroit hot sauces, an Atwater gift card, 313 Chips, Bon Bon Bon chocolates, McClure’s Pickles and Bloody Mary Mix and Detroit Hustles Harder swag.

Discounted food items for $3.13 include a Detroit coney dog, fried chicken sliders, fried pickles and chips and beer cheese.

Discounted food items for $3.13 include a Detroit coney dog, fried chicken sliders, fried pickles and chips and beer cheese.

Shinola & Lafayette

Shinola said it will be handing out free coneys at Lafayette Coney Island from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. on March 13. Limited to one per guest, while supplies last.

Mister Dips in Parker's Alley

The burger restaurant in Parker's Alley behind the Shinola Hotel will have all items on their menu for $3.13. They are open 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.

The Brakeman

Also located in Parker's Alley, The Brakeman is a beer hall that is offering three beer tokens for $13.

Free coneys

Michigan First Credit Union will be distributing free meal vouchers to community members either at Lafayette Coney Island or American Coney Island from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Eastern Market Brewing Company

Eastern Market Brewing Co. will celebrate 313 Day with $3.13 glasses of their 313 IPA. They will also have a special coney dog pizza from their pizza shop, Elephant & Co.

Detroit Historical Museum

On Wednesday, the Detroit Historical Museum will have free admission from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and host a unique pop-up exhibit of garments, accessories and art from Tommey Walker of Detroit vs. Everybody.

Hollywood Casino at Greektown

Hollywood Casino is collaborating with Detroit vs. Everybody for a commemorative t-shirt that is free to anyone with a PENN Play Card.

Detroit vs. Everybody founder Tommey Walker will also be on site from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. and crafting a one-of-a-kind rug to be on display near the sportsbook inside the casino.