The third-annual Detroit Design Festival (DDF) will put Detroit’s creative community on display Sept. 18 to 22, 2013. This year’s DDF will feature 60 events in neighborhoods throughout Detroit. The festival will connect 300 designers and creative practitioners with design enthusiasts in five days. A feast for the eyes, the DDF features dozens of design installations, shows, previews, performances and workshops. Design Happenings will take place at venues along Detroit’s Creative Corridor, from downtown to New Center. Highlights include the Detroit Design Festival official launch party Sept. 17, the Toyota Lecture Series with a legendary designer Sept. 18, Eastern Market after Dark and the debut of The Love Song of R. Buckminster Fuller at the DIA on Sept. 19, Detroit’s historic Avenue of Fashion is revealed on Sept. 20, Design in Motion Sept. 21, and walking tours of Lafayette Park Sept. 22. For more information and a complete schedule of all 60 Design Happenings, visit the website link.