Sunday, February 3, 2013
Vote on some of the most popular commercials during Super Bowl 47.
One of the most anticipated aspects of the Super Bowl each year are its commercials. 2013 is no different with popular brand names like Doritos, Taco Bell, Volkswagen and many more pulling out all the creative stops to make thier ads pop. Advertisers paid an average of $3.8 million for each 30 seconds of air time, according to USA Today. You can re-watch some of the most popular commercials at the right. Joyce Wilson posted on Dexter Patch's Facebook page that the Budweiser Clydesdale commercial was her favorite. Teresa Thompson wrote that the 2013 Doritos commercial was her favorite, while Michael Wensel said the M&M's commercial was his favorite. What was your favorite commercial? Tell us why in the comments below.
Saturday, February 2, 2013
Whether your team is playing or not, everyone looks forward to Super Bowl-style eating. Here are the best places to get game day grub, as well as some easy recipes you can whip up yourself at home.
On Feb. 3, Super Bowl Sunday XLVII will commence. Some people look forward to the game, the funny commercials and the halftime show (Destiny’s Child reunion!). But others are solely there for the wings, the nachos and the pizza—and rightfully so. There’s something about Super Bowl food that gives the day an almost Thanksgiving-like aura. Both events boast a big, communal meal—except on Super Bowl Sunday, it’s usually deep fried and covered in Buffalo sauce. In Dexter, there are plenty of local places that offer catering, and many restaurants that have special Super Bowl menus. Busch's Fresh Food Market has a wide variety of catering options for your party. Party trays require 24 hours advance notice. Delivery is $15 for up to 10 miles from…
Friday, February 1, 2013
The Baltimore Ravens face off against the San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, Feb. 3.
This Sunday, the Baltimore Ravens will take on the San Francisco 49ers for Super Bowl XLVII in New Orleans. But chances are, you won't be taking a trip down south to see the game in person. So go with the next best thing: Watching it on big-screen TVs with good food and good company in Dexter or Chelsea. Here's a look at some great local options for places to catch the Super Bowl this Sunday: Where will you be watching the Super Bowl this weekend?
Max & Bella's on the Green will provide food and entertainment beginning at 6 p.m. Sunday.
Max & Bella's on the Green, the Ann Arbor County Club's newly renovated restaurant, will host a Super Bowl viewing party open to the public on Sunday. The party begins at 6 p.m. and includes a variety of food and beverage specials. Customers can enjoy pulled pork nachos ($8-$13) and chicken andouille gumbo ($6-$11). Drink specials include $1 Pabst beers, $3 wine selection, and $3 shots. Hot wings and $2 sliders will also be available. Throughout the night, customers can compete to win sports-related prizes, including eight laps in a Nascar pace car at Michigan International Speedway or a one-year membership to Ann Arbor Country Club. Other prizes will be given out at each quarter and halftime during Super Bowl XLVII. Free parking is …