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The City of Monroe is one of the most historic cities in Michigan. Well known as the home of Gen. George A. Custer, World Headquarters of La-Z-Boy Incorporated and having the Historic River Raisin running West to East into Lake Erie, Monroe is fast becoming an arts and cultural hotspot. The River Raisin Jazz Festival that takes place the 2nd weekend in August each summer, attracts over 40,000 music lovers per year. The River Raisin Battlefield, the site of the bloodiest battle of the War of 1812 and the largest conflict ever fought on Michigan soil, is being studied for inclusion in the National Parks System. Downtown Monroe is home to the Monroe County Historical Museum, the River Raisin Centre for the Arts and wonderful dining, shopping and entertainment venues.

Monroe Weather

Now
L/FOG
45°F
L/FOG, humidity 93%, barometer 30.05,
wind 0 mph CLM
Thursday
Partly sunny and pleasantly cool
66°F | 44°F
Partly sunny and pleasantly cool
Friday
Partly sunny and pleasant
67°F | 54°F
Partly sunny and pleasant
Saturday
Breezy with times of clouds and sun
77°F | 63°F
Breezy with times of clouds and sun
Sunday
A shower in the morning; mostly cloudy
75°F | 52°F
A shower in the morning; mostly cloudy
Monday
Cool with times of clouds and sun
66°F | 46°F
Cool with times of clouds and sun

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