Southgate, Michigan: “The Heart of Downriver”
Southgate, Michigan is a suburban city in central Wayne County in the United States, which is also named as “The Dining Capital of Downriver." This nickname was derived from the numerous chain restaurants such as McDonald’s, KFC, Taco Bell, Arby’s, Subway, Tim Hortons, Dunkin’ Donuts, and other fast food chains that are available in a number of outlets in the city. Southgate, MI hotels and motels also contribute to the booming economy of Southgate. Two of the nearest airports in Southgate, MI include the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) and the Windsor International Airport (YQG).
Best Time to Visit
July, followed June and March are the peak months in terms of tourist visits in Southgate, MI. Be aware of the expensive hotel rates and airfare because of the increase in demand during these months. If you prefer a quieter and cheaper getaway, book in November as fewer people visit Southgate during this month.
What to Do & Area Attractions
Aside from being a dining capital, Southgate can also make you feel like you’re in paradise. With the Cranbrook House & Gardens, you’ll never want to leave the scenic gardens, architectural wonder, relaxing ambiance of nature, and the magnificent craftsmanship that you’ll experience. Before going home, have a great time shopping and dining at the Twelve Oaks Mall. Lots of casual eateries, food shops, and shopping centers are available there for you to choose from. Hotels near the city center include Holiday Inn Express & Suites and the La Quinta Inn.