Pontiac is named after the great Native American Ottawa Chief Pontiac.
What do they say?
The motto of Pontiac is “The City With A Proud Past And A Bright Future”
So Long, Lions!
The Detroit Lions played games at The Pontiac Silverdome from 1975-2001. The Pontiac Silverdome also hosted Elvis Presley, Superbowl 16, Pope John Paul II, Led Zeppelin, Wrestlemania 3, and The Rolling Stones.
Pontiac is home of the nationally renowned haunted house “Erebus”. Erebus held the record for the world’s largest haunted house from 2005-2009 at four stories tall!
Four movies have been shot in Pontiac in the last decade; “Red Dawn”, “Into The Storm”, “Oz The Great And Powerful” and “Transformers: Age of Extinction”.