Detroit Strange
Mostly factual tales from Detroit
a year ago

Ep.34 - Avoid the Noid

The Nain Rouge

It's Michigan Primary day! Make sure to cast your vote!

In this episode Jess has Alex try his first ever Bloody Mary while he gives his reaction. She then goes on to tell Alex all about the history of one of her favorite detroit legends; the Nain Rouge. Where does the tale come from? Who was told to beware of the nain? How old is the yearly celebration Marche du Nain Rouge? Who cries out "Stop Nain Shame" to stand up for the Nain? Tune in and find out!