September 22, 2014

Construction to Begin Sept. 25 on New Wings Arena, Entertainment District

The groundbreaking to celebrate the $650 million Detroit Red Wings arena and entertainment district will take place on September 25. Chris Ilitch, president and CEO of Ilitch Holdings Inc. said the groundbreaking will include various dignitaries and will be an elaborate ceremony, rather than the traditional shovel-in-the-ground photo op.

Read more about the fall construction schedule and project elements here.