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Category: One Detroit Weekend

One Detroit Weekend: May 17, 2024

Spring is in full swing, and it’s time to beautify your outdoor spaces with flowers from Eastern Market’s Flower Day. Plus, Motor City Comic Con is coming to the Suburban Collection Showplace. And, check out performances like “Between Riverside and Crazy” at the Detroit Repertory Theatre, Neil Young & Crazy Horse’s “Love Earth” tour at Pine Knob Music Theatre and more on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: May 10, 2024

Celebrate Mother’s Day this weekend with performances, a pottery event and more. You can also celebrate Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month at Detroit’s Eastern Market. Plus, don’t miss “The Cunning Little Vixen” at Detroit Opera. Contributors Dave Wagner and Cecelia Sharpe of 90.9 WRCJ share what else is coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: May 2, 2024

Cinco de Mayo is coming up this weekend and there are a few ways to celebrate in Southwest Detroit. Also, American astrophysicist and writer Dr. Neil DeGrasse Tyson visits Detroit. Plus, celebrate Sturgeon Day, see a performance of “Annie” and more happening in and around Detroit this weekend. Contributor Peter Whorf shares what else is coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: April 26, 2024

Calling all football fans— the 2024 NFL Draft has finally landed in Detroit. Head downtown to take in the full NFL Draft Experience. While you’re downtown, you can also check out Sneaker Con Detroit at Huntington Place. Plus, there are a handful of upcoming productions and performances happening in and around the city. See what else is coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: April 19, 2024

Earth Day is coming up this weekend and there are a few ways to celebrate, including the Earth Day Fest at the Ypsilanti Farmers Market or an Earth Day Celebration at The War Memorial. There’s also a new exhibit on the history of Detroit’s Jewish community at the Detroit Historical Museum. See what else is coming up around town on “One Detroit Weekend” with contributor Cecelia Sharpe of 90.9 WRCJ.

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One Detroit Weekend: April 12, 2024

Heading into the weekend, check out some theater, live music visual arts and more around Detroit and its suburbs. There’s the “When Instruments Roamed the Earth!” concert, the “Heavy Melanin” exhibit, the Fishville Farms Summer Concert Series Featuring BlueSkye and plenty more. See what else is coming up around town on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: April 5, 2024

April is Jazz Appreciation Month and what better way to celebrate the genre than with a performance from Grammy Award-winning saxophonist Branford Marsalis. Plus, support local small businesses during All Things Detroit Day at Eastern Market or check out some visual art at the Cranbrook Art Museum. See what else is coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: March 29, 2024

Celebrate Easter Sunday with an Easter jazz concert at the Fisher Theatre and ring in spring with Spring into Science at the Cranbrook Institute of Science and the Spring Eggstravaganza at the Leslie Science & Nature Center in Ann Arbor. Plus, check out the Ann Arbor Film Festival, the NCAA March Madness Men’s Basketball Tournament and more. See what else is coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: March 22, 2024

It’s the first weekend of spring and there’s plenty to do in and around Detroit. Movie lovers can spend their weekend at the Greater Farmington Film Festival, while those who love the outdoors can check out Lumberjack Day, and music fans can head to the Motor City Blues Festival. Plus, an Easter egg drop, Scientific Sip & Sketch, and more. See what’s coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: March 15, 2024

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day weekend and more in Detroit this weekend. See the Trinity Irish Dance group perform, enjoy some Irish food specials and live music, or pair a craft beer with science at the Brewsology Beer Fest. Plus, there’s “The Cher Show,” at the Fisher Theatre, Dog Dayze on the Farm at Blake’s Orchard & Cider Mill and more. See what’s coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: March 8, 2024

Start celebrating St. Patrick’s Day early this weekend at the Taste of the Irish Hills pub crawl and Shamrocks & Shenanigans’ 1K walk and 5K run. If you want to hit the green instead, you can head over to the Michigan Golf Show. Plus, see the stage play “To Kill a Mockingbird,” check out a drawing exhibit or head to Maplefest 2024. See what else is coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: March 1, 2024

Check out the world premiere of “Debating Destiny,” catch Paw Patrol Live! at the Fox Theatre, get a taste of spring at the Hospitality House Food Pantry, and more. See what else is coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: February 23, 2024

Black History Month continues with a host of events in and around Detroit to celebrate and learn about Black culture. The Secret Society of Twisted Storytellers hosts a performance in Southfield, the Detroit Historical Society celebrates Black entrepreneurship, and saxophonist Kenny Garrett plays his “Sounds from the Ancestors” album at Orchestra Hall. See what’s coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: February 16, 2024

It’s Black History Month and Detroit has several events to honor and celebrate Black culture around the city. Find works from Black authors at the 8th annual African American Family Book Expo. Celebrate Black History Month at two new exhibits at The Carr Center and the Henry Ford Museum. Plus, a Black History Month observance and more. See what’s coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: February 9, 2024

Start your Valentine’s celebrations early with the Valentine’s Soul Jam at the Fox Theatre in Detroit or check out the Chocolate Extravaganza in downtown Chelsea. Plus, a Black History Month educator workshop at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Stagecrafters’ modern interpretation of “Romeo and Juliet,” in Royal Oak and more. See what else is coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: February 2, 2024

It’s winter festival season in metro Detroit and beyond. This weekend, you can find some wintry fun at the Plymouth Ice Festival, Royal Oak’s Winter Blast and the Chilly Fest in downtown Port Huron. Plus, there’s the Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship at Ford Field. See what else is coming up in and around Detroit on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: January 26, 2024

Dream of summer at the 2024 Detroit Boat Show at Huntington Place, find some wintry fun at Zehnder’s Snow Fest in Frankenmuth, and don’t miss “Wicked” at the Detroit Opera House. Plus, a performance from the Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra in honor of Mozart’s birthday, a folk music festival in Ann Arbor and more. See what else is coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: January 19, 2024

Celebrate the 85th anniversary of Blue Note Records at The Majestic Theatre; pay tribute to Prince during a performance at Aretha’s Jazz Cafe; and commemorate Ann Arbor’s bicentennial with a kickoff celebration at Michigan Theater. Plus, check out other live music and upcoming performances. See what else is coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: January 12, 2024

See what’s coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.” Head over to Detroit Opera for the 20th anniversary performance of “Too Hot To Handel.” Get your comedy fix with the Ms. Pat Ya Girl Done Made it show at Detroit’s Music Hall Center for Performing Arts. Plus, visit the nation’s largest winter festival, the World of Winter Festival, in downtown Grand Rapids.

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One Detroit Weekend: January 5, 2024

It’s the first weekend of 2024, and here’s what’s coming up in and around Detroit. Get moving in the new year with a Hustle Class and Disco Party; see the latest installment of Detroit Opera’s Dance Film Series; or watch a new Cirque du Soleil performance. See what’s coming up around town on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: December 29, 2023

The new year is knocking at the door — how do you plan to celebrate? Whether you’re looking for an all-out party, a fancier black-tie affair, or a rock ‘n’ rolling good time, Detroit has a variety of ways to celebrate New Year’s Eve this year. Plus, learn about Kwanzaa through an upcoming performance at Aretha’s Jazz Cafe in Detroit. See what’s coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: December 22, 2023

Christmas is right around the corner, and there are plenty of ways to celebrate the holiday in Detroit this weekend. Catch Detroit Symphony Orchestra’s “Elf in Concert,” enjoy a holiday carriage ride around downtown Detroit, or rock out this holiday with Trans-Siberian Orchestra. Find out what else is coming up around town on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: December 15, 2023

The holidays are in full swing and there’s a ton of activities happening around town. Catch the Farmington Players’ production of “A Nice Family Christmas.” Mannheim Steamroller makes a stop at the Fox Theatre for its Christmas tour. Plus, boost your culinary skills at Marrow Butcher Shop & Restaurant’s holiday charcuterie building workshop. See what’s coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: December 8, 2023

Holiday events are in full swing around metro Detroit and there’s a ton of events for families to take part in. Enjoy holiday decorations at the Boston-Edison Association Holiday Home Tour. Create your own holiday wreath at the Edison Branch of the Detroit Public Library. Tipping Point Theatre hosts “A Very Northville Christmas,” and don’t miss The Big Bright Light Show in downtown Rochester. See what else is coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: December 1, 2023

Winter is knock-knock-knocking at the door, but even with the chill in the air, there’s still so much to do in and around Detroit this upcoming weekend. There’s the Winter Markets in Cadillac Square, Noel Night in Midtown Detroit, the Michigan Sneaker XChange and Mariah Carey is coming to town. See what’s coming up on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: November 24, 2023

Celebrate the season with ornament painting, a production of “A Christmas Carol,” and “Frozen” at Detroit Opera. For those looking to light up their evenings, visit “Light Up Main Street” in Detroit. See what else is coming up this weekend around Southeast Michigan with contributors Cecelia Sharpe and Dave Wagner of 90.9

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One Detroit Weekend: November 17, 2023

This weekend, check out the Detroit Thanksgiving Day Parade. Plus, ring in the holiday with the 20th annual Detroit Tree Lighting or Magic of Lights at Pine Knob Music Theatre. And, start your holiday shopping early at the Jingle & Mingle Ferndale Holiday Market. See what’s happening around town on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: November 10, 2023 

The holiday season inches closer with “How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical.” Motor City Comic Con makes it way to Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi. Plus, Mrs. Doubtfire brings its laughs and love to the Fisher Theatre stage. And, there’s plenty more! See what you can do on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: November 3, 2023

From the Autumn Landscape Tour at the Ford House Grounds to an entrepreneurship resource summit at the Detroit Historical Museum, the All Things Detroit Holiday Shopping Experience and Food Truck Rally and more, check out what you can do around metro Detroit this weekend on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: October 27, 2023

Celebrate Día de los Muertos, also known as the Day of the Dead, on the Detroit riverfront, make your own sugar skulls at the Detroit Institute of Arts, or take a stroll through Terror on Tillson Street in Romeo. Check out what you can do around town this weekend on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: October 20, 2023

We’re less than two weeks away from Halloween, but the spooky good times have already started in Southeast Michigan. From the Monster’s Ball at the Russell Industrial Center to Treats in the Streets at the Detroit Historical Museum, Zoo Boo at the Detroit Zoo, the region has several seasonal offerings for you and the family. See what you can do around town this weekend on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: October 13, 2023

From the Spooky Spirits event at the Detroit Zoo to the After Dark Friday the 13th at the Michigan Science Center, the Detroit Art Book Fair and more, check out what you can do around metro Detroit this weekend and into next week on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: September 29, 2023

It’s finally fall, and Detroit has a lot of fun activities to offer. Check out more than 70 films by African American filmmakers at the Detroit Black Film Festival; Grab some warm cider and donuts at the Great Fall Festival; or celebrate the end of another successful Detroit Month of Design. Check out eight exciting fall events happening around metro Detroit on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: September 22, 2023

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? You can check out Detroit After Dark as part of Detroit Month of Design, take your young ones to Disney on Ice: Find Your Hero, or hear Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Live in Concert at the Fisher Theater. See what’s happening in and around Detroit on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: September 15, 2023

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? You can see the latest model vehicles at the Detroit Auto Show, celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the Detroit Public Library, or hear “Ghostbusters” in concert performed by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. See what’s happening in and around Detroit on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: September 8, 2023

Whether you’re attending the Greta Van Fleet concert or the Dave Chappelle show at Little Caesars Arena, checking out the Boat the Blue Antique & Classic Boat Show, or trying your hand at improv comedy, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. Check out what’s going on around town this weekend and into next week on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: September 1, 2023

Labor Day weekend is here! The Michigan State Fair makes it return to Suburban Collection Showplace, and the Detroit Jazz Festival kicks off at Campus Martius and Hart Plaza. Plus, you can head over to Arts, Beats & Eats in downtown Royal Oak, or for a more adventurous event, check out the Mackinac Bridge’s annual Labor Day Walk. Find out what’s happening around town on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: August 25, 2023

Looking for some summer fun in Detroit? The Detroit Funk Festival returns for another year of moving and grooving, and Aretha’s Jazz Café has a Tribute to Nina Simone. Yoga enthusiasts can find their flow state at the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit. Plus, it wouldn’t be a Michigan summer without a day at the Michigan State Fair. Check out what to do around town on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: August 18, 2023

Looking for some summer fun in Detroit? Travel back to medieval times at the Michigan Renaissance Festival or immerse yourself in Middle Eastern culture at the St. Rafka Summer Festival. You can also indulge in a unique ice cream flavor at the Howell Melon Festival. Plus, enjoy a variety of music around the city. Check out everything you can do around town on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: August 11, 2023

Looking for some summer fun in Detroit? Celebrate the 50th anniversary of hip hop at the Detroit Institute of Arts. Explore Blake’s Orchard and Cider Mill’s Sunflower Festival. Plus, visit Dexter and Milford’s annual summer festivals. For a more adventurous activity, watch the Thunder Over Michigan air show at Willow Run. Check out what’s happening around town on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: July 28, 2023

From Sterlingfest to a Whitney Houston tribute, the Arab & Chaldean Festival and the Wayne County Fair, metro Detroit has a lot to offer! One Detroit contributor Peter Whorf of 90.9 WRCJ shares what you can do around the Detroit area this weekend on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: July 21, 2023

Looking for some summer fun in Detroit? From Concert of Colors, Michigan’s largest free diversity festival, to the Ann Arbor Art Fair and Soulful Saturday Riverfront Music Festival, metro Detroit has a lot to offer! Check out what you can do around town on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: July 14, 2023

Looking for some summer fun in Detroit? From the annual Blake’s Lavender Festival to the 40th annual African World Festival, Concert of Colors and a celebration of hip hop’s 50th anniversary, metro Detroit has a lot to offer! Check out what you can do around metro Detroit on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: July 7, 2023

Looking for some summer fun in Detroit? From the Uncle Sam Jam to the Oakland County Fair and the Detroit Kite Festival at Belle Isle, metro Detroit has a lot to offer! Check out what you can do around town this weekend on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: June 30, 2023 

Looking for some summer fun in Detroit? From the Rocket Mortgage Classic to the Royal Oak Taco Fest and Anita Baker’s “The Songstress Tour,” metro Detroit has a lot to offer! Check out what you can do around Detroit this weekend and beyond on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: June 23, 2023

Summer is officially here! From the Rocket Mortgage Classic to the Detroit Walk to Freedom 60-year anniversary and a hot air balloon show, the region has a lot to offer. Contributors Cecelia Sharpe and Dave Wagner of 90.9 WRCJ share what you can do around town on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: June 16, 2023

Looking for something to do this weekend? From ways to celebrate Father’s Day to a host of Juneteenth events around the city, a luxury car experience and more, Detroit has a lot to offer this weekend. Check out what you can do around town on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: June 9, 2023

From Motor City Pride to a glass-blowing festival and the Pewabic House & Garden Show, there’s plenty to do around Detroit this weekend. One Detroit contributors Dave Wagner and Cecelia Sharpe share what you can do around the city throughout the weekend on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: June 2, 2023

From ways to celebrate LGBTQ+ Pride Month to a sunset dinner cruise on the Detroit Princess Riverboat and an Ethiopian cooking class, Detroit has something for everyone this weekend. See what you can do around the city on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: May 26, 2023

Looking for something to do this weekend? From upcoming Memorial Day celebrations to the official after parties for Movement Electronic Music Festival and a performance by award-winning harpist Brandee Younger, Detroit has a lot to offer. Check out upcoming events on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: May 19, 2023

Looking for plans this weekend? Learn about ways you can celebrate AAPI Heritage Month, see one of metro Detroit’s most in-demand jazz drummers, and catch Grammy-winning global icon Seal on his 30th anniversary tour. Find out what you can do around metro Detroit this weekend on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: May 12, 2023

Are you looking for some arts, culture, music and family-friendly fun to experience in Southeast Michigan this weekend? You can ring in spring with a Spring Awakening concert. Plus, take in some chamber music at the Scarab Club and “Madagascar: The Musical” lands in Detroit. 

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One Detroit Weekend: May 5, 2023

From some Motor City history to a showcase of young musicians and a production of Disney’s “Aladdin,” Detroit has so much to offer this weekend. Check out the events happening around Detroit during the May 5 weekend on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: April 28, 2023

From celebrations for Cinco de Mayo to an AAPI film series at the 2023 Freep Film Festival and a production of “Annie,” Detroit has so much to offer this weekend. 90.9 WRCJ host Dave Wagner and Cecelia Sharpe share what you can do around Detroit this weekend.

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One Detroit Weekend: April 21, 2023

From celebrations for Earth Month and Arab American Heritage Month to Broadway’s Audra McDonald at Hill Auditorium, the Detroit area has so much to offer this weekend. Contributor Cecelia Sharpe shares what’s happening around the Detroit area.

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One Detroit Weekend: April 14, 2023

From celebrations for Jazz Appreciation Month and National Poetry Month to the Detroit Opera’s production of “Fountain of Tears,” Detroit has so much to offer. Contributors Cecelia Sharpe and Dave Wagner of 90.9 WRCJ share what’s coming up this weekend.

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One Detroit Weekend: April 7, 2023

From Arab American Heritage Month to Osvaldo Golijov’s “Fountain of Tears” and the Wayne State University Jazz Big Band, metro Detroit has so much to offer during the April 7 weekend and beyond. One Detroit contributor Peter Whorf of 90.9 WRCJ shares what’s ahead.

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One Detroit Weekend: March 31, 2023

One Detroit contributor Dave Wagner of 90.9 WRCJ shares what’s happening around metro Detroit during the March 31 weekend and into next week on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: March 24, 2023

From a free planetarium show to a Ramadan festival and local live music, One Detroit contributor Peter Whorf of 90.9 WRCJ shares what’s happening around metro Detroit during the March 24 weekend on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: March 17, 2023

One Detroit contributors Peter Whorf and Dave Wagner of 90.9 WRCJ share what’s happening around metro Detroit during St. Patrick’s Day weekend and into next week on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: March 10, 2023

One Detroit contributor Cecelia Sharpe shares what events and activities are happening around metro Detroit during the March 10 weekend and into next week on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: March 3, 2023

One Detroit contributor Satori Shakoor shares what events and activities are happening around metro Detroit during the March 3 weekend and into next week on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: February 24, 2023

One Detroit contributor Cecelia Sharpe of 90.9 WRCJ FM shares what arts and cultural events Detroit and other metro cities have on tap for the Feb. 24 weekend and into next week on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: February 17, 2023

“Detroit Performs: Live from Marygrove” host Satori Shakoor shares what Detroit and other metro cities have on tap for the Feb. 17 weekend and into next week on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: February 10, 2023

One Detroit contributors Peter Whorf and Cecelia Sharpe, of WRCJ 90.9 FM, share what Detroit and other metro cities have on tap for the Feb. 10 weekend and into next week on “One Detroit Weekend.”

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One Detroit Weekend: February 3, 2023

One Detroit contributors Peter Whorf and Cecelia Sharpe, of WRCJ 90.9 FM, share what Detroit and other metro cities have on tap for the Feb. 3 weekend and into next week on One Detroit’s new segment, “One Detroit Weekend.”

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