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GRiZ Announces 8th Annual ‘12 Days of GRiZMAS’ Event Series

GRiZ Announces 8th Annual ‘12 Days of GRiZMAS’ Event Series in Detroit
Beginning December 1st
 
Three Nights of GRiZ at Masonic Temple, December 10-12 with The Sponges, Kilamanzego, Level Up, Mize, Jantsen & Veil
 
Proceeds Go To Seven Mile Music, a Non-Profit
 Raising Awareness and Funds for Music, Arts and Coding Programs
for Detroit’s Inner City Youth

Detroit native and electronic music icon, GRiZ, announces the return of his 8th Annual ‘12 Days of GRiZMAZ’ charity program, benefitting his beloved Detroit community. GRiZ will host a series of events over the course of 12 days in partnership with local creative outlets and community workshops in order to raise awareness and funds for art and music education for Detroit’s Youth. GRiZMAS will culminate in three days of concerts at The Masonic Temple, Friday December 10 – Sunday December 12 featuring performances from GRiZ with special guests The Sponges, Kilamanzego, Level Up, Mize, Jantsen, and Veil.
 
Raising over $300,000 dollars in the past few years alone, GRiZ received the ‘Spirit of Detroit’ award in 2015 for his work around GRiZMAS, which has been called an ‘utterly sincere community effort’ by The Guardian. GRiZ works closely with Seven Mile, an organization who seeks to bridge access and opportunity for local youth in the arts through afterschool and summer camp programming. The program will kick off at the GRiZMAS headquarters pop-up store on Wednesday, December 1st at 5:00PM in the heart of downtown Detroit at 1301 Broadway,
 
In an exciting collaboration with Detroit’s Great Lakes Coffee Roasting Company, GRiZ coffee will be releasing a new special GRiZMAS 2021 Blend, a mix of Yellow Bourbon beans from  Brazil Peru —- and packaged in a specially designed limited edition 12 oz bag. The 2021 Blend is exclusive to this year’s merchandise line and In the spirit of GRiZMAS, 100% of proceeds from every purchase go towards the Seven Mile organization.
 
Detroit patrons can pop into the store and donate to the ongoing Grizmas coat & toy drive, drop off items daily, shop holiday gifts, bid on the charity auction, purchase and customize exclusive GRiZMAS merch, enjoy donation-based gift wrapping station and tons of other activities all while hanging out in the lounge and sipping on some custom GRiZMAS Blend coffee!
 
Festivities commence on December 2 with Killer Crafts & Cocktails featuring a step-by-step holiday drink creation from Detroit mixologists at Spotlite Detroit. Following day two’s Charity Dodgeball Tournament, fans will be treated to an all-day, all-night virtual festival stream with GRiZ & Friends. After a full-day of stream festivities, fans can relax with daytime yoga sessions and stimulate their mind with nighttime trivia events on Sunday, December 5th. Following a virtual and in-person volunteer day on December 6, a star-studded evening showcase of incredible local Detroit talent will culminate in Local Mic Night on December 7th. Fans will have the opportunity to tune in via Twitch or purchase tickets to an extremely intimate, seated event with table service at Jazz Jam on the 8th. The week continues with Rainbow Roller Disco on Thursday and rounds out with three whole days of GRiZMAS Concerts Friday December 10 – Sunday December 12.
 
GRiZ continues his journey as a beacon of positivity both globally and in his own backyard. The GRiZMAS Workshop at 1301 Broadway will be open across all ‘12 Days’ from 10 AM – 6 PM and virtual, as well as in-person, opportunities will be available for all to join GRiZ in spreading the holiday cheer and giving spirit.

RSVP & Donate – https://www.12daysofgrizmas.com/

1301 Broadway Store Hours:
12/1: 5pm – 8pm Grand Opening
12/2 – 12/13: 10:00am – 6:00pm

12 Days of GRiZMAS 2021 Schedule
12/1 – Wednesday – GRiZMAS Workshop Grand Opening
12/2 -Thursday- Killer Crafts & Cocktails
12/3 -Friday – GRiZMAS Charity Dodgeball Tournament
12/4- Saturday – GRiZMAS Charity Festival Stream / Mystery Party
12/5- Sunday – Daytime Yoga with Citizen / Evening Team Trivia Livestream
12/6 -Monday – Serve Our Community Day!
12/7- Tuesday – Local Mic Night
12/8 -Wednesday – Jazz Jam Live Stream with GRiZ & Friends
12/9- Thursday – Rainbow Roller Disco
12/10- Friday – GRiZMAS Concert at the Masonic Temple Night 1
12/11-Saturday – GRiZMAS Concert at the Masonic Temple Night 2
12/12- Sunday – GRiZMAS Concert at the Masonic Temple Night 3

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