Metro Events

Detroit Zoo’s Arctic Ring of Life

Detroit Zoo’s Arctic Ring of Life

The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) is hosting free activities at the Detroit Zoo’s award-winning Arctic Ring of Life to celebrate International Polar Bear Day and raise awareness of the conservation concerns facing this iconic species. Two events – one on Sunday, Feb. 26, and another on Monday, Feb. 27 – will include zookeeper talks, educational […]

Black History Month – Video Tour – Great Time to really visit the Wright Museum

Black History Month – Video Tour – Great Time to really visit the Wright Museum

Inspiring Minds: African Americans in Science and Technology is a comprehensive, high-tech and permanent exhibition highlighting trailblazers, contemporaries and careers in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. African Americans have contributed to the scientific and engineering output of the United States since the 17th century, and this history is brought to life through […]

Meadow Brook Theatre – ALTAR BOYZ

Meadow Brook Theatre – ALTAR BOYZ

Feb 8 – Mar 5, 2017 Book by Kevin Del Aguila – Music and Lyrics by Gary Adler and Michael Patrick Walker – Conceived by Marc Kessler and Ken Davenport ALTAR BOYZ is a foot-stomping, rafter-raising, musical comedy about a fictitious Christian boy-band on the last night of their “Raise the Praise” tour. The Boyz […]

VIDEO – 10 New Cars Debuts at Detroit Auto Show 2017.

VIDEO – 10 New Cars Debuts at Detroit Auto Show 2017.

10 New Cars Debuts at Detroit Auto Show 2017. Auto Show Website – Click Here

Here Is Your Enormous 2017 Detroit Auto Show Photo Gallery

Here Is Your Enormous 2017 Detroit Auto Show Photo Gallery

Okay, so the 2017 Detroit Auto Show was kind of an endless parade of Toyota Camrys, boring crossovers and empty corporate patriotism. I didn’t care. I take the pictures and I managed to find some great stuff anyway. Take a look at a metric shit-ton of shots I took Monday and Tuesday. Click Here for […]

U-M Frankel Scholars Set Presentation

U-M Frankel Scholars Set Presentation

The Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit’s SAJE (Seminars for Adult Jewish Enrichment) will host “Israel in the World,” a lecture series featuring scholars from the University of Michigan’s Frankel Institute for Advanced Judaic Studies, beginning at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays throughout February. The event, co-hosted by the Jewish Federation’s FedEd, is free and open […]

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration at The Wright Museum

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration at The Wright Museum

The Wright’s most popular day of the year features commemorative breakfast with special guest speaker and Civil Rights icon Reverend Dr. C.T. Vivian The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History presents its annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Celebration Monday, January 16, 2017 from 9 AM – 6 PM. Traditionally the museum’s busiest […]

Volunteer pilots needed to deliver ‘Good Cheer’ to children in need

Volunteer pilots needed to deliver ‘Good Cheer’ to children in need

PONTIAC — A volunteer gift-giving program is calling for pilots to help fulfill wishes this holiday season. To help make Christmas memorable, Operation Good Cheer, an annual program sponsored by Child and Family Services of Michigan, is in need of pilots to volunteer their time and aircraft to drop off presents at airport throughout the […]

Detroit-based and Filmed Comedy, THE PICKLE RECIPE, Showing at The Maple Theater!

Detroit-based and Filmed Comedy, THE PICKLE RECIPE, Showing at The Maple Theater!

Don’t miss your opportunity to see the Detroit-based and filmed comedy, THE PICKLE RECIPE at The Maple Theater! The Maple Theater Show times: Wednesday, November 16 – 11:00 AM, 1:30 PM, 4:15 PM, 7:00 PM Thursday, November 17 – 11:00 AM, 1:30 PM, 4:15 PM, 7:00 PM Friday, November 18 – 10:30 AM, 1:00 PM, […]

7th Annual Comedy for KAT Kickoff

7th Annual Comedy for KAT Kickoff

The Jewish Community Center of Metropolitan Detroit will present the 7th Annual Comedy for KAT Kickoff, featuring Ross Bennett, on Thursday, December 8 at Mark Ridley’s Comedy Castle. The evening raises funds for Kids All Together (KAT), an award-winning inclusion program that offers children with special needs the opportunity to participate fully in summer programming […]

Michigan Opera Theatre to Present Silent Night Based on Christmas Truce of World War I

Michigan Opera Theatre to Present Silent Night Based on Christmas Truce of World War I

Michigan Opera Theatre to Present Pulitzer Prize-Winning Silent Night Based on Christmas Truce of World War I Opera complemented by period concert, film screening and history lecture Nov. 12-20 at the Detroit Opera House Michigan Opera Theatre’s 2016-17 season, celebrating founder David DiChiera’s legacy, continues with American Composer Kevin Puts’s Pulitzer Prize-winning contemporary opera, Silent […]

New Film – Young Entrepreneurs Trying to Make It in Detroit

New Film – Young Entrepreneurs Trying to Make It in Detroit

Detroit emerged from bankruptcy nearly two years ago, and now it’s downtown has undergone a transformation. An area once marred with vacancies is now booming with new businesses, luxury goods and tech start-ups. But who is this new downtown for? It’s a question that’s worried longtime residents. And it’s an issue Max Nussenbaum and Dextina Booker are navigating. Max and […]

The Never-Ending Adoption Story of Violinist Ann Ourada Strubler

The Never-Ending Adoption Story of Violinist Ann Ourada Strubler

Story premieres November 20 with Musicians of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra, Detroit Symphony Youth Orchestra, and Detroit Public Television during National Adoption Month It’s starting to have the makings of a never-ending mini- series. Thirty years ago, then DSO violinist, Ann Ourada Strubler, met her birthmother Suzanne Fisch of San Diego and discovered her musical […]

WOODWARD DREAM CRUISE

WOODWARD DREAM CRUISE

The Woodward Dream Cruise is the world’s largest one-day automotive event, drawing about 1.5 million people and 40,000 classic cars each year from around the globe. Spectators can see muscle cars, street rods, custom, collector and special interest vehicles dating across several decades. The majority of the cars on display are those that were available […]

The Woods Gallery presents “A Glass Act” opening April 10th – May 29th which features 5 amazing artists using glass in very different ways.

The Woods Gallery presents “A Glass Act” opening April 10th – May 29th which features 5 amazing artists using glass in very different ways.

“A Glass Act” Gene Meadows – Photographer Janet Kelman – Fused Glass April 10 — May 29, 2016 Woods Gallery – Huntington Woods, Michigan   Photographer Gene Meadows “De-con-struct” photographic installation is featured as a backdrop throughout the gallery. Gene discovered the beautiful side of technology after disassembling his electronics after the flood or 2014 […]

Farewell Season at The Joe

Farewell Season at The Joe

By Alex DiFilippo  – Detroit Red Wings Communications Coordinator The Detroit Red Wings and Olympia Entertainment announced details surrounding the “Farewell Season at The Joe” campaign as the organizations prepare to embark on their final season (2016-17) at Joe Louis Arena. The campaign will celebrate many of the historic Red Wings games and entertainment acts that have […]

TRICK-OR-TREAT!  AND SOMETHING GOOD TO EAT!

TRICK-OR-TREAT! AND SOMETHING GOOD TO EAT!

Trick-or-Treat Downtown, Costume Parade, Spaghetti Dinner, Kid’s Craft, and Movie Oct. 9, 2015– On Oct. 24, join your friends and neighbors in downtown Rochester for Trick-or-Treat Downtown, a costume parade, a spaghetti dinner and more! Kids are encouraged to dress-up and Trick-or-Treat Downtown from 3:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Over 50 businesses will participate in […]

DON’T MISS THE DOWNTOWN ROCHESTER FESTIVAL OF TREES COCKTAIL PREVIEW ON NOVEMBER 20!

DON’T MISS THE DOWNTOWN ROCHESTER FESTIVAL OF TREES COCKTAIL PREVIEW ON NOVEMBER 20!

Tickets are on sale now for the Downtown Rochester Festival of Trees Cocktail Preview on Friday, November 20, 7-11 pm at the Rochester Community House, 816 Ludlow.  Tickets are $50 per person/$85 per couple.  This is your first chance to get a preview this amazing holiday spectacular featuring over 80 trees, wreaths, stockings, tablescapes and […]

October 18th Floyd King & the Bushwackers – Free Concert!

October 18th Floyd King & the Bushwackers – Free Concert!

Maggie Ferguson, Dennis Kingsbury, and Jim Bizer invite YOU to join them for an afternoon of musical fun and frolic with Floyd King & the Bushwackers on: Sunday afternoon, October 18th, 2015 Music on Main at the West Bloomfield Twp. Public Library 4600 Walnut Lake Rd in West Bloomfield, MI presents in concert Floyd King & the […]

CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY ANN ARBOR TO HOST CAREER NIGHT

CONCORDIA UNIVERSITY ANN ARBOR TO HOST CAREER NIGHT

Free Community Event Presents Unique Opportunity for Personal Consultation with Academic Leadership Concordia University Ann Arbor (CUAA) is holding a Career Night on Wednesday, Oct. 21 at 6:00 p.m. at its three accelerated learning centers as well as online. CUAA’s Career Night will include a brief presentation followed by an opportunity to meet one on […]

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