Sneakerheads unite! Sneaker culture is huge in Detroit.
We even have StockX the stock market of sneakers, headquartered here.
The Michigan Sneaker XChange event takes place @ Cobo Hall in Detroit.
At 2.4 million square feet, Cobo Hall is massive. The MSX takes place inside the 40,000-square foot Grand Riverview Ballroom (which used to be old Cobo Arena).
If you’re facing Cobo, the Grand Riverview Ballroom is on the far left of the building.
Detroit’s coolest sneaker stores:
Nojo Kicks (1220 Library St, Detroit) https://www.nojokicks.com/
Bob’s Classic Kicks (4717 Woodward, Detroit) http://www.bobsclassickicks.com/
Burn Rubber (306 S. Main, Royal Oak) https://burnrubbersneakers.com/
Nike (1261 Woodward, Detroit) https://www.nike.com/us/en_us/retail/en/nike-community-store-detroit
The early days of sneaker collecting started around 1973 when New York Knicks basketball player Clyde Frazier was endorsed by Puma.
So, whether you’re a sneakerhead (collect sneakers), appreciate the art of sneakers or are just interested in seeing some cool shoes for both men and women, come check out the Michigan Sneaker XChange event at Cobo Hall in downtown Detroit!
What: Michigan Sneaker XChange!
When: Saturday, December 8th, 2018
Where: Cobo Hall (1 Washington Blvd, Detroit, MI)
Cost: $20.00 entry
FB event page
Buy tix here
StockX (Detroit-based sneaker stock exchange)
Sneaker Bar Detroit (Detroit-based sneaker blog)
Sneaker Freaker Magazine
The Ultimate Sneaker Book by Taschen ($50.00 coffee table book)
Buy Pizza Hut Pie Tops shoes!