Lights, camera, action! We have professional footage of metro Detroit to help you preview your coming attraction in The D. We have a variety of options including: B-roll footage, high quality Detroit sales video/DVD and short online videos.

Cobo Center Testimonials

 The new Cobo Center space was transformed into an expansive area that meets the needs of current conventions, while delivering exceptional experiences for meeting planners and their attendees. Take a few moments to listen to some industry experts about their impression of the new Cobo Center. 


Cobo Center Testimonials from Detroit Metro CVB on Vimeo.



To receive permission to use the B-roll footage or the metro Detroit sales video, please send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 800-DETROIT (338-7648) and ask to speak with a member of our convention sales team.

In your message, please let us know format requirements and how you plan on using this footage. A DMCVB staff member will contact you regarding your media request. If approved, you will have 30 days to use the footage before it must be returned.

Please note: Footage cannot be used for reproduction, advertising or the sale of merchandise. A photo credit to the DMCVB must be provided when footage is used. Film and video footage cannot be altered without permission of the DMCVB.

Video Resources

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Anyone can peruse our channel and choose videos to embed or link to in their materials.

Here are some specific videos we have that meeting planners may be interested in:

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International language resources:

… the downtown transformation is truly amazing! Check out America’s greatest comeback city!

… the newly renovated Cobo Center looks amazing and is a great venue for conventions!

… you can get a great experience for your group at exceptional value.

… Detroit has a fresh feel.

… it’s a comeback city making headlines at a great value!

… of the Motown music!

… of its resurgence, breweries and distilleries.

… I love a great comeback story!

… I know how hard everybody has worked to make a great comeback.

… Detroit has a great blend of cultural, entertainment and lodging options.


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