In 2015, the 10th Annual Podcast Awards nominated The Detroit Cast for People’s Choice and Best Comedy podcast. The show was one of ten podcasts on the planet nominated in each of those categories!
In 2016, the 11th Annual Podcast Awards again nominated The Detroit Cast for Best Comedy podcast.
In summer 2016, the City of Houghton, Michigan, awarded The Detroit Cast a “Key to the City” and pronounced June 9 “Detroit Cast Day.”
During a five-day span in February 2017, The Detroit Cast held a fundraising campaign to benefit South Oakland Shelter (supporting homeless in Metro Detroit), and raised $31,500.