Are you looking for some arts, culture, music and family-friendly fun to experience in Southeast Michigan this weekend? One Detroit contributors Peter Whorf and Cecelia Sharpe, of WRCJ 90.9 FM, take a look at what Detroit and other metro cities have on tap for the Feb. 10 weekend and into next week on “One Detroit Weekend.”
List of upcoming events:
- The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History celebrates the lives and spirits of Black jazz musicians with “Detroit Jazz: The Legacy Continues” through Feb. 28.
- The Southfield Public Library presents Black History Mysteries all month long in celebration of Black History Month.
- Love is in the park Saturday, Feb. 11 from 2-5 p.m. at Palmer Park at the free, family-friendly Winter LoveFest, hosted by the People for Palmer Park. The event celebrates Black history and love just before Valentine’s Day.
- For fans of the iconic film “The Princess Bride,” The Detroit Symphony Orchestra performs the entire musical score live-to-picture to the film Feb. 14-15 at 7:30 p.m. at Orchestra Hall.
- The Livonia Community Theatre presents “Don’t Hug Me,” a musical about love and karaoke, on Feb. 10-11 at 7:30 p.m., as well as a matinee performance at 2 p.m. Feb. 11.
- Award-winning Detroit jazz singer/songwriter Sky Covington takes the stage for a run of performances Feb. 15-18 at the Dirty Dog Jazz Café.
- At the Baker’s Keyboard Lounge, you can find the Ralphe Armstrong Trio, led by legendary Detroit bassist Ralphe Armstrong, playing from 8-11 p.m. every Friday and Saturday night.
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