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2019 Fête du Nain Participants -

Join the growing list of participating businesses for Nain-themed specials throughout the week March 18-24!


Fourteen East – Woodward Ave. and Kirby St.:  Check out the special Fete du Nain specials from March 18 thru March 24 that will warm you up for your battle with the Nain – Hellfire Mocha or Snow Angel Hot Chocolate with portion of proceeds to support the Marche!


Avalon International Breads – 422 W. Willis St.:  Featured Nain Rouge specials 25% off all Fete week from March 18 thru March 24:  Velour Rouge (red velvet) Whoopie Pies, Cherries Jubilee Croissant, and Mama Mia Focaccia, plus a few delicious devilish menu features.   

Blick Art Materials – 4501 Woodward Ave. – Suite 109:  When you are preparing your costume, mention the Nain and get 20% off your total purchase – March 20th through March 23rd. On the day of the Marche, stop in to register to win a Nain Prize Pack filled with great Nain inspired items.  

City Bird -  460 W. Canfield St.: Throughout the week leading up to the Marche, City Bird will feature their exclusive, limited-edition Nain Rouge-themed merchandise, including a new t-shirt in honor of the 2019 Marche du Nain Rouge, designed by talented Detroit artist Lucy Cahill. 


City Bird and Nest – 460 W. Canfield St.: From 11am to 1pm on Marche day, both stores will host their 10th annual Fête du Nain Rouge. Both shops will offer complimentary Nain-themed refreshments, as well as free beads with every purchase. In addition, City Bird will feature their exclusive Nain Rouge-themed merchandise, amazing vintage-style paper masks and costume accessories.

Detroit Shipping Co. – 474 Peterboro: Featuring drink specials all day, as well as live music and entertainment from 10am -6pm, featuring The Bananacondas, Kelsie Cork & The Swigs, Dj Jaco, Lady SSE and Marcie Bolen DJ sets 

Founder's Detroit – 456 Charlotte: The "Red Party"  takes place on Sunday, March 24th. The party begins at 11am and will feature exclusive red beers, grill specials on the patio (including, hot dogs, veggie dogs, corn on the cobb, and more), music from the The Aston Neighborhood Pleasure Club beginning at 2:30pm, and other shenanigans.

Honest John’s – 488 Selden St.:  To prepare for the coming of the Nain, Honest John’s will have $8 Valentine Bloody Mary's and mini High Life's ALL WEEK LONG for the Fete du Nain, March 18th through March 24th.  Some of the hottest sauces will be available so you can prepare for the Nain with some pain. 

HopCat Detroit – 4265 Woodward: TBA

La Feria – 4130 Cass Ave.:  Don’t get too freaked out, but the Sangre del Nain (Blood of the Nain) specialty cocktail will be making its return through March 23th.  

Mario’s Detroit – 4222 Second Ave.:  On Parade Day, get ready to battle the Nain with $5 Irish Coffees and $5 Bloody Mary’s.  

Mongers' Provisions – 4240 Cass Ave.: "We would love to offer a sale [on parade] day on any of our red items, i.e. Red Wine, Red Dragon (cheese), Red Hawk (cheese), any of our Chocolates that have a red package." Thanks, Mongers' Provisions!!!

Selden Standard – 3921 Second Ave.: On parade day, don’t miss some devilish food and cocktail specials available in addition to their Sunday brunch menu.  

Traffic Jam and Snug – 511 W. Canfield St.:  Crawfish boil straight from Louisiana with “Demon Head” souvenir “King Cake” available Mon. March 18 thru Sat. March 23rd with drink specials including “Tasmanian Red” beer all week.  Don’t miss the Krewe du Rouge fundraiser on March 21st. 


Treat Dreams – 4160 Cass Ave.:  Get your warmth up for battle with the Nain with spicy hot chocolate ice cream and a special Mexican chocolate ice cream available on Sunday March 24th. 


Union Street – 4145 Woodward Ave.:  Don’t miss the Nain-inspired special menu items from March 18th through March 24th.  Lots of spicy deliciousness to give your body the strength to battle with the Nain including stuffed peppers, gumbo, jalapeno cornbread, red devil torte and more.  Parade Day, don’t miss $1 Hamms, our Bloody Mary bar, and plenty of parking.  

WILL Leather Goods – 4120 Second Ave.:  Before or once you’ve successfully kicked the Nain to the curb on March 24, drop by for 15% off to any parade goers.  Need some caffeine, stop in for a free boost too.  

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