Grande Ballroom

8952-8970 Grand River Ave., Detroit, Michigan. County/parish: Wayne.

NRIS 100003226

Added to the National Register of Historic Places December 10, 2018.

From Wikipedia:

Grande Ballroom

The Grande Ballroom is a historic live music venue located at 8952 Grand River Avenue in the Petosky-Otsego neighborhood of Detroit, Michigan. The building was designed by Detroit engineer and architect Charles N. Agree in 1928 and originally served as a multi-purpose building, hosting retail business on the first floor and a large dance hall upstairs. During this period the Grande was renowned for its outstanding hardwood dance floor which took up most of the second floor.

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  • Agree, Charles N.
  • W. E. Wood Co.

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