This Is The Most Hippie Town Near Detroit And You Need To Visit

You might think that hippies faded out with the 1970s — but the spirit of this subculture lives on today, and you’ll even find bits of it right here in the Metro Detroit area. While Ann Arbor certainly houses its fair share of self-proclaimed hippies, there’s a smaller community near the Motor City that also stands out as a haven for those who want to embrace their inner flower child.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:

Have you spent time in Ferndale? What were your experiences like? Whether you’re a self-proclaimed hippie or not, we want to hear from you! Drop us a line in the comment section below.