Come Together Event: A Relief Effort for Tourism Workers

 

COME TOGETHER

 
In the spirit of National Travel and Tourism Week 2020, Under the Radar: Michigan, MLive, the Michigan Restaurant & Lodging Association Educational Foundation (MRLAEF) and Pure Michigan hosted a five-day virtual variety show, Come Together. The event is co-hosted by MLive’s John Gonzalez and Under the Radar Michigan host Tom Daldin and features live music, celebrity guests, engaging conversation and food demonstrations.

The show aired on the Pure Michigan Facebook page and on MLive's Facebook page. Donations collected online will go to The Michigan Hospitality Industry Employee Relief Fund

If you're were unable to view the event live, don't worry! You can still watch each segment after the scheduled live stream below. You can also find all the recipes, drinks and restaurants featured in the show here

SCHEDULE

MONDAY, MAY 4, 2020

WATCH AGAIN
Featuring:
Brian Vander Ark • Lead Singer/Guitarist, The Verve Pipe
John Schreiber • Relief Pitcher, Detroit Tigers
Justin Winslow • President, MRLA
Brian Harsch • Owner, Jean Kay’s Pasties & Subs (Marquette)
Carter Oosterhouse & Amy Smart • Co-founders, Bonobo Winery (Traverse City)
Julianne Ankley • Country Musician

TUESDAY, MAY 5, 2020

WATCH AGAIN
Featuring:
Gabriel Estrada III • Mariachi Musician
Joe Short • Owner, Short’s Brewing Company (Bellaire)
Paul Hoffman • Singer/Guitarists, Greensky Bluegrass
Carlos Perez • Owner, Chilango’s (Jackson)
Don “Doop” Duprie • Singer/Guitarist, Doop and the Inside Outlaws
Dave Bruzza • Singer/Guitarists, Greensky Bluegrass

WEDNESDAY, MAY 6, 2020

WATCH AGAIN
Featuring:
Jeff Blashill • Head Coach, Detroit Red Wings
Max & Ruth Bloomquist • Folk Duo
Max Hardy • Chef, COOP (Detroit)
The Accidentals • Eclectic Band
Ginger ZeeMeteorologist, ABC
Neil "Spyder" Giraldo • Musician, Founder of Three Cords Bourbon

THURSDAY, MAY 7, 2020

WATCH AGAIN
Featuring:
Gabi Bowditch • Singer/Guitarist, Wildflower Collective
Brendon Sheldon • GM, Mission Point Resort (Mackinac Island) – Summer Cocktail Tutorial
Phil Porter • Director, Mackinac State Historic Parks
Pete Kehoe • Singer/Songwriter
Todd Callewaert • Ryba's Fudge Shop (Mackinac Island) – Fudge Making Demo
Paul W. Smith • WJR Radio Host

FRIDAY, MAY 8, 2020

WATCH AGAIN
Featuring:
Marvin Sapp • Gospel Artist
Tim Allen • Actor, Voice of Pure Michigan
Eddie Baranek • Singer/Guitarist
Jason Hester • Starlite Diner (Burton) – Coney Dog Demonstration
Mitch Albom • Writer, WJR Radio Host
Sarah & Richard Anderson • Co-founders, Iron Fish Distillery (Thompsonville)
May Erlewine • Singer/Songwriter
Linda Hundt • Owner, Sweetie-licious Bakery (DeWitt) – Pie Baking Tips
Justin Winslow • President, MRLA
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