May, 2018                                                                                                                   Diane K, Editor & Publisher

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DETROIT TIGERS – www.tigers.com

4/30 – 5/2    vs. Tampa Bay Rays
May 3-6      at Kansas City Royals
May 7-9      at Texas Rangers
May 11-13   vs. Seattle Mariners
May 14-16   vs. Cleveland Indians
May 17-20   at Seattle Mariners
May 21-23   at Minnesota Twins
May 25-27   vs. Chicago White Sox
May 28-31   vs. L.A. Angels
June 1-3      vs. Toronto Blue Jays
June 5-7      at Boston Red Sox
June 8-10    vs. Cleveland Indians

LITTLE CAESARS ARENA – 313presents.com

May 20       Daryl Hall & John Oates, Train
June 15       Shania Twain
June 22       Sam Smith
June 26       Harry Styles, Kacey Musgraves

MOTOR CITY CASINO HOTEL – 2901 Grand River Avenue, Detroit; www.motorcitycasino.com; 313-237-7711; Ticketmaster

May 3         The Clairvoyants
May 4         Howie Mandel
May 6         Anthony Hamilton
May 9         Brian McKnight
May 24       Australia’s Thunder From Down Under
June 7        Ledisi
June 10       Chrisette Michele
June 15       Whoopi Goldberg
June 21       Richard Marx
June 27       Steven Tyler

MEADOW BROOK AMPHITHEATRE– 3554 Walton Blvd, Rochester Hills; 248-377-0100, T.M., palacenet.com

June 1        Khalid
June 5        Russ:  I See You Tour Part 1
June 9        Stephen Stills and Judy Collins
June 30       Kidz Bop

QUOTE:

Don’t be afraid to give up the good to go for the great. – John D. Rockefeller

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person’s determination. – Tommy LaSorda

FOX THEATRE – 2211 Woodward, Detroit; 313-471-6611; 313presents.com
 
May 3            Disney Junior Dance Party on Tour
May 5            Festival of Laughs:  Sommore, Arnez J
May 8-13        Rodgers & Hamerstein’s The King & I
May 22          Vance Joy, Alice Merton
May 26          Hip Hop Smackdown 5!  Kool Moe Dee, Doug E. Fresh, more
June 18          Jake Paul and Team 10
June 24          Jill Scott
June 30          Yes

MICHIGAN LOTTERY AMPHITHEATRE AT FREEDOM HILL
– 14900 Metro Parkway, Sterling Heights; 586-269-9700, www.freedomhill.net

May 27       Slayer, Lamb of God
May 29       Post Malone, 21 Savage
June 8        Jackson Browne
June 9        Primus and Mastodon
June 15       Dirty Heads, Iration
June 16       Jazz Spectacular:  Paul Taylor, Michael Lington, more
June 30       Mix 92.3 Summer Breeze:  Keith Sweat, En Vogue, more

DTE ENERGY THEATRE
– 7774 Sashabaw Road, Clarkston; 248-377-0100, www.palacenet.com; T.M.

May 10       Chris Tomlin Worship Night in America Tour
May 25       Eddie Money
June 1        99.5 WYCD Hoedown:  Dierks Bentley, etc.
June 6        Dave Matthews Band
June 8        Poison, Cheap Trick
June 10       Paul Simon – Farewell Tour
June 12       Thirty Seconds to Mars, Walk The Moon
June 13       Kendrick Lamar, Sza
June 15       Jack Johnson, G. Love & Special Sauce
June 17       Steve Miller Band, Peter Frampton
June 21       Imagine Dragons
June 22       Keith Urban, Kelsea Ballerini
June 24       Outlaw Music Festival:  Willie Nelson & Family, more
June 26       Steely Dan, The Doobie Brothers
June 27       John Fogerty, ZZ Top
June 28       Brad Paisley, Kane Brown
June 29       Paramore, Foster The People
June 30       Logic, NF and Kyle

HAPPENINGS AROUND TOWN:

Ticketmaster
:  800-745-3000 or ticketmaster.com

May 2         Women’s Ministry Spring Tea; Speaker Katie Montes, MSW, Mary’s Mantle; 7—9 pm; St. Thomas More Social Hall; 248-647-4680

May 3         Spirit of Manresa Banquet; 6 pm; $150; Shenandoah Club, West Bloomfield; tickets: Manresa-sj.org/BanquetTickets; 248-644-4933 ext. 100

May 4         The 2018 Athena Awards with Candice Miller, Dr. IA Kue, etc.; 11am-2pm; $75 Macomb Foundation members; $85/not-yet-members; Cherry Creek Golf Banquet Center, Shelby Township; register: 586-493-7600, MacombCountyChamber.com

May 6         Spring Concert “Peace By Piece” by New Century Chorale; 4 pm; United Methodist Church, Fenton; newcenturychorale, 810-771-8255

May 9         Women’s Tea; Mary: Things You Never Knew, by Mary Ann Kink; 6:30 pm; free-will offering; St. Paul of Tarsus Church, 41300 Romeo Plank Road, Clinton Township, 586-228-1210

May 11       Euchre Tournament (21 & over); 6 pm; $15 includes snacks, coffee, tea, pop, beer, water; $5 extra for food; St. Peter’s Church, Fr. Welch Hall, 95 Market, Mt. Clemens; limited to 100 players; RSVP to Pat, 586-468-4578

May 12       City and Marshall M. Fredericks Sculpture Museum to toast The Spirit of Detroit sculpture to celebrate 60th birthday; 6-10 pm; reception, dinner, live music and more; $250 per person include a reception in the One Woodward lobby and a sit-down dinner with the Marion Hayden jazz trio in The Beacon; Tier Two tickets are $60 per person and include cocktails, canapes, and music by Ben Sharkey in the lobby;  tickets: www.marshallfredericks.org/spiritofdetroit/

May 17       Detroit Spartans Strike Up Some Fun; 6:30-9pm; $35-$40; Star Lanes at Emagine, 200 North Main, Royal Oak; www.eventbrite.com/e/detroit-spartans-strike-up-some-fun

May 16       Taste of the Lions; Ford Field; fordfield.com

May 18       Detroit Free Press Sports Awards wsg Calvin Johnson; The Fillmore, Detroit; tickets: SportsAwards.Freep.com

May 20       K of C Pancake Breakfast; 8:30-11:30am; various prices; St. Paul of Tarsus Church, Clinton Township, 586-228-1210

May 25       Festa Di San Nicola presented by The Puglia Club of Michigan; 7 pm; dinner, entertainment; $35; Italian American Cultural Center, 43843 Romeo Plank, Clinton Twp; tickets/info: Angela, 586-745-7885, Vince, 586-749-7759, Nicoletta, 586-979-0785

May 25-27   Ya’ssoo Greek Festival – A Taste of Greece; $2/admission or free with 3 canned goods to benefit Lighthouse of Oakland County; free on-site parking; music, food, kid’s games; Woodward Avenue north of Square Lake; www.YassooGreekFestival.com; St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 43816 Woodward, Bloomfield Hills

May 26       Warren Astronomical Society Open House; Wilcott Mills Metropark, 20505 29 Mile, Ray; www.warrenastro.org
May 31 -     The Man of the Shroud Exhibit; hours vary;
June 4        St. Paul of Tarsus Church, Clinton Township, 586-228-1210

June 8        Euchre Tournament (21 & over); 6 pm; $15 includes snacks, coffee, tea, pop, beer, water; $5 extra for food; St. Peter’s Church, Fr. Welch Hall, 95 Market, Mt. Clemens; limited to 100 players; RSVP to Pat, 586-468-4578

June 18       IHM Sisters' Royal Blue Classic Golf Outing; Fox Hills Golf & Banquet Center, Plymouth; 734-240-9860
June 21       2018 Drum Corps International Tour; Ford Field; FordField.com
June 23       Warren Astronomical Society Open House; Wilcott Mills Metropark, 20505 29 Mile, Ray; www.warrenastro.org
June 29 -     Worldwide Marriage Encounter, weekend for
July 1         married couples, Our Lady of Hope Church, St. Clair Shores, (888) 322-9963 or encounterdetroit.org

DETROIT SOCIAL EVENTS by ULTIMATE FUN PRODUCTIONS
– info@ultimatefunproductions.com

May 19       Tequila Mundo - Royal Oak Farmers Market
June 1        The Cocktail Confidental - Royal Oak Farmers Market

2 STONE EVENTS
– 2StonesEvents.com; 810-599-0491

Live music at Brighton Bar & Grill, 400 W. Main from 7-10pm every Thursday & at the Baronette Renaissance Hotel, 27790 Novi, Novi from 6-8pm every Wednesday

May 3         Sam Van Wagoner at Brighton Bar & Grill
May 5         Organissimo’s B3tles – Jazz @ The Point
May 11       Classic Hits (with a twist)  #3.3 @ Cleary University
May 19       Chicago Blues Bash! At Flagstar Strand Theatre
June 1        Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives with Jill Jack at the BCPA

FORD COMMUNITY & PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
– 15801 Michigan Avenue, Dearborn; 313-943-2350; dearborntheater.com

May 4         Dearborn Symphony Orchestra “From The New World”
May 6         Vanguard Voices & Brass Spring Concert
May 6         Dearborn Youth Symphony
May 11       LeAnnRimes
May 13       Chubby Checker – Mother’s Day With A Twist
June 3        Motor City Brass Band “It’s A Mystery”

CANTON VILLAGE THEATER
– 50400 Cherry Hill Road; 734-394-5300, cantonvillagetheater.org

May 4-6         Annie by Spotlight Players
May 8            Michigan Philharmonic Spring Youth Concert
May 10          Watch Me Rise – Artistic Expressions Dance Company
May 12          Tim Kubart
May 17-20      Heaven Help Me
May 18          Acts of Fashion 2018
May 20          Silver Screen Soundtracks
May 25-26      Call Waiting (comedy)
June 2           80’s Party:  2nd Chance Prom
June 9           Night at the Movies
June 11          Future Stars – The Dance Academy
June 29-30     Oldest Living Confederate Widow:  Her Confession
June 30          Innovative Dance Center LLC

REDFORD THEATRE
 – 17360 Lahser Road, Detroit; 313-537-2560, redfordtheatre.com

May 4-6      Live! Shrek The Musical presented by The Park Players
May 12       Mystic India – The World Tour
May 18-19   The Little Mermaid – Sing-A-Long

THEATRE CALENDAR:


April 25 -        The All Night Strut; Meadow Brook
May 20          Theatre, 207 Wilson Hall, Rochester; mbtheatre.com; 248-377-3300
April 27 -        King Lear by William Shakespeare;
May 13          Hillberry Theatre, Wayne State University; theatreanddanceatwayne.com, 313-577-2972
May 4-20        Titanic The Musical; River Bank Theatre, 358 S. Water Street, Marine City; riverbanktheare.com, 810-278-1749
May 11 -        Annie; Stagecrafters The Baldwin Theatre,
June 3           Main Stage, Royal Oak; 248-541-6430, stagecrafters.org
May 18 -        The Bridges of Madison County; Avon
June 2           Players, 1185 Washington, Rochester Hills; avonplayers.org/index.html, 248-608-9077
May 30 -        Burt & Me; Meadow Brook Theatre, 207
June 24          Wilson Hall, Rochester; mbtheatre.com; 248-377-3300
June 29 -        Thoroughly Modern Millie:  A Country Girl
July 22           Hits the City! River Bank Theatre, 358 S. Water Street, Marine City; 810-278-1749, riverbanktheare.com,

FISHER THEATRE
– 3011 W. Grand Blvd., Detroit; 313-872-1000; BroadwayInDetroit.com

May 1-13        On Your Feet

CITY THEATRE
– 313presents.com

May 4-5         Men Are From Mars – Women Are From Venus Live!
May 18-19      Allee Willis

FLAGSTAR STRAND THEATRE
– 12 N. Saginaw, downtown Pontiac; FlagstarStrandTheatrePontiac.com; 248-309-6445

May 19       Chicago Blues Bash
June 2        MJ Live!  Michael Jackson Tribute

DETROIT OPERA THEATRE:
  1526 Broadway, Detroit; 313-237-7464 or michiganopera.org

May 11          Tom Jones, Into The Ark
May 12-20      The Summer King
June 1           BravoBravo!
June 16          Frank. The Man. The Music
July 11           The Sistine Chapel Choir

ANDIAMO CELEBRITY SHOWROOM
– Warren; 586-268-3200, AndiamoShowroom.com; 800-745-3000

May 4         The Sopranos
May 5         Jonathan Butler & Pieces of A Dream
May 6         Brooklyn Bridge
June 8        The Scintas
June 9        Millie Jackson
June 23       Mitch Ryder

DETROIT SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Orchestra Hall, Detroit; www.dso.org or 313-576-5111

May 2            DCE Spring Concert
May 3-5         Beethoven’s Third Concerto
May 4            WFA Showcase / Pro Musica of Detroit
May 5            Gemini Presents Good Mischief
May 5            Mozart’s Magnificent Voyage
May 5            Salsa Dance Party
May 6            CYE Experience Concert
May 8            Rush Hour Recital at the Skip
May 10-13      William Tell & Italian Schubert – Neighborhood Series
5/10 – 6/3       Birthday Candles – Detroit Public Theatre
June 12          Kenny Barron
May 16          Patron Appreciation Concert
May 17-20      Prokofiev’s 2nd Violin Concert - Neighborhood Series
May 18-20      The Doo Wop Project
May 19          DCC 12th Annual Spring Concert
May 21          DSO Chamber Recital
May 25-27      Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 6
5/31 – 6/2       Rite of Spring

ALBERT L. LORENZO CULTURAL CENTER at MACOMB COMMUNITY COLLEGE


Thru May 5     Making Macomb:  A Journey Through 200 Years; exhibit includes replica of the Gratiot Drive-In, M37 Military Truck, P51 Mustang Model, more
May 3            Lost Villages of Macomb County; 11 am
May 10          Cultural Excursions:  Michigan Opera Theatre – Dress Rehearsal for The Summer King; 8:30 am; $55 includes lunch; tickets: 586-286-2222

THE DETROIT ZOO
– detroitzoo.org; 248-541-5717

Thru Sept. 3   Dinosauria
May 4            Zoo Brew
May 13          Mother’s Day Brunch
May 18-19      Meet Your Best Friend — Pet Adoption
June 8           Sunset at the Zoo
June 20          Senior Day
June 28          Bike Safari – Family Friendly

MICHIGAN SPEEDWAY
– MISpeedway.com; 800-354-1010

June 8           ARCA Racing Series; 888-905-7223
June 9           LTI Printing 250
June 10          Firekeepers Casino 400
July 20-22      Faster Horses Festival

THE MASONIC TEMPLE
-- 500 Temple Avenue, Detroit; 313-832-7100; themasonic.com

May 3         Kids In Love Tour
May 4         My Brother, My Brother and Me
May 12       The Bodega Boys:  Desus & Mero
May 12       Battle of the Bands:  The Spinners, Enchantment, The Floaters
May 26       The Dirtybird Players
May 27       Nina Kraviz and Marcel Dettmann Official Movement Detroit Afterparty
May 28       MoodRAW Official Movement Closing Party
June 5        Dropkick Murphys, Flogging Molly

MACOMB CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
- Macomb Community College, 44575 Garfield, Clinton Twp; 586-286-2222, www.MacombCenter.com

May 4-5      Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
May 11       Detroit Symphony Orchestra
June 22       Detroit Symphony Orchestra

MARK RIDLEY’S COMEDY CASTLE
- 310 S. Troy, Royal Oak, 248-542-9900, www.comedycastle.com

May 3            Auggie Smith – Fundraiser for ROPOA
May 4-5         Auggie Smith
May 10-12      Kathleen Madigan
May 17-19      Greg Hahn
May 20          Giggle & Gloves 8 – Mittens for Detroit Fundraiser
May 24-26      Dave Landau
May 25          Mike Bonner’s Uptown Friday Night; 9:45
5/31 – 6/2       Adam Degi
June 5, 19      LA Express Comedy Challenger
June 6-9         Mike Stanley
June 14-16     Ed Hill
June 21-23     Mike O’Keefe
June 28-30     Darryl Earl

DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS
– 313-833-7963, www.dia.org

Drop-In Workshops (for all ages)
May 4-6         Papel Picado
May 18-20      Paper Dolls
May 25-27      Origami Star Books
 
Other Events


May 10       Spring Fling:  Member Shopping Night
May 26-27   Artist Demo–Printmaking with Jennifer Belair

Friday Night Live!


May 4         TRANSIT New Music Ensemble
May 11       Migguel Anggelo
May 18       Corn Potato String Band
May 25       New Music Detroit
June 1        The Akropolis Reed Quintet w/Shara Nova

HEALTH EVENTS:


May 1         Observer & Eccentric Spring Senior Expo; 9am-1pm; Schoolcraft Vista Tech Center, Haggerty Road between 6 & 7 Mile Roads; contact:  S. Kelly, 248-668-4547; seniorhelpersmi.com

May 7         Breastfeeding Your Newborn; 7-9:30 pm; $20; Henry Ford Clinton Township Hospital, Medical Pavilion, 4th Floor; register: 800-532-2411

May 10       Free Hip & Knee Pain Treatment Seminar; 5:30 pm; light refreshments; McLaren Macomb, Classroom 3, 1000 Harrington, Mount Clemens; register:  855-362-5273 or mclarenmacomb.eventbrite.com

May 11       Gentle Yoga; 12:15-1:15 pm; Henry Ford Macomb Hospital, 4th Floor; register: 586-263-2237

May 12       Childbirth Workshop; 9am-4:30pm; $65; Henry Ford Clinton Township Hospital, Medical Pavilion, 4th Floor; register: 800-532-2411

May 14       Childbirth Workshop; 9am-4:30pm; $65; Henry Ford Clinton Township Hospital, Medical Pavilion, 4th Floor; register: 586-263-2308

May 15       Joint Replacement Surgery:  Is It Time?  Free, light refreshments; 1 pm; Henry Ford Clinton Township Hospital, 4th Floor, Gathering Joint; register: 800-532-2411

May 16       Seniors Staying Sharp; 1:30-3 pm; Henry Ford Macomb Health Center – Richmond, 67267 Main; register: 800-532-2411

May 22       Personal Intro to Reiki; 6-7:30 pm; Henry Ford Clinton Township Hospital, Medical Pavilion, 4th Floor; register: 800-532-2411

May 25       Gentle Yoga; 12:15-1:15 pm; Henry Ford Macomb Hospital, 4th Floor; register: 586-263-2237

May 27       Red Cross Blood Drive, 8am-2pm; St. Jane Frances de Chantal, 38750 Ryan, Sterling Heights; www.redcrossblood.org

May 29 &    Reiki Practitioner Training Level 1; 5-9 pm; Henry Ford Clinton Township Hospital, Medical Pavilion, 4th Floor; register: 800-532-2411

June 11       CPR & AED Training provided by A-1 Health & Safety Education; free, 6-8 pm; St. Jane Frances de Chantal, 38750 Ryan, Sterling Heights; register: 586-977-8080

FUNDRAISERS


May 10       Polish Day Parade fundraiser; 5:30 pm cocktails, 7 pm dinner; $75 or $650/table for 10; American Polish Cultural Center, 2975 E. Maple, Troy; info/tickets: 586-574-4925

May 11       “Tee It Up” for The First Tee of Greater Detroit, a youth development organization; 1 pm shotgun start; $75 or $250/foursome includes golf, cart, lunch, drink tickets; Maple Lane Golf Club, 33203 Maple Lane, Sterling Heights; 313-820-3362 or thefirstteegreaterdetroit.org

May 19       80s Party 4 A Purpose to benefit burn survivors Great Lakes Burn Camp for kids, Military Blue Star Mothers and Friends of Jacob supporting  kids with autism; featuring RockStar Cooper; $25; Emerald Theater, downtown Mount Clemens; tickets at www.80sparty4apurpose.org, 248 392-1460; a 501c3 non-profit event

May 20       Let's Get Nauti Again Benefiting Rising Stars Academy and Sandusky Kiwanis; 1-5 pm; $45 before May 20, $50/door; Port Huron Seaway Terminal, 2336 Military St. Port Huron; tickets on line at ThumbsUpMi.com

May 21       Kids On The Go 3rd Annual Golf Outing at The Orchards in Washington Twp; 8am registration/breakfast and Bloody Mary bar;  9am Shotgun start, lunch and dinner included. All proceeds will help provide scholarships for children with special needs to attend summer therapy classes; eventregisterpro.com/event/kidsonthego-1

SOARING EAGLE CASINO & RESORT
– Mt. Pleasant; 800-585-3737, www.soaringeaglecasino.com

May 5         Cinco De Mayo Celebration:  LaMafia & AJ Castillo
May 11       Clint Black, Lorrie Morgan, John Berry
May 18       The Temptations, The Four Tops
June 17       Chris Young, Kane Brown
June 26       John Fogerty, Willie Nelson, ZZ Top
July 7         Little Big Town, Gavin McGraw

SUBURBAN COLLECTION SHOWPLACE
– 46100 Grand River, Novi; 248-348-5600 or www.suburbancollectionshowplace.com  

May 3-6         Michigan Int’l Women’s Show
May 10-12      Great Lakes Mega Meet Scrapbooking
May 18-20      Motor City Comic Con
May 25-27      Int’l Gem & Jewelry Show
June 2-3         Gun & Knife Show
June 14, 21    Summer Concert Series
June 28          Summer Concert Series

CARPATHIA CLUB
– 38000 Utica Road, Sterling Heights; 586-978-2292, carpathiaclub@comcast.net

Friday Fish Fry:  4:30-7pm; $9:50/baked or fried cod; $11/fried perch, kids half price; carry outs available
May 04    Swedish Meatballs
May 05    Hunters Euchre Party (Reserved Seating)
May 05    Craft and Vendor Show
May 06    Brassband Concert (Reserved Seating)
May 11    Kassler Rippchen (Smoked Porkchop)
May 12    GBU Choir Concert (Reserved Seating)
May 13    Mother’s Day Brunch (Reserved Seating)
May 18     ½ Chicken Dinner
May 19     Ladies Group Banquet (Reserved Seating)
May 25    NO FISH FRY

STERLING HEIGHTS
– sterling-heights.net; Parks & Recs: 586-446-2700; Music in the Park held at Dodge Park Amphitheater at 7 pm:  586-446-2692; Farmers Market, 40620 Utica Road, sterling-heights.net/dpfm

May 11       Mother & Son Outdoor Adventure; 6-8:30 pm; sons ages 6-12; hot dogs, chips, pop; giant slingshot, cast-a-fishing rod, etc.; $9/resident, $12/non-resident; Nature Center; register by May 2, 586-446-2710, ref #2001.305

May 12       City Skate Jam; 1-5 pm; skate boards, roller blades & BMX bike competitions; food trucks, live DJ, prizes, giveaways; Skate Park at the City Center between the Court & Library

May 12       Plant Exchange; 9:30-11:30 am; Nature Center, 42700 Utica Road

May 19       SOS 5K in Delia Park, 3001 18 Mile; for 5K register by May 18, $20, race day $25; for 1 mile register by May 18, $12; race day $15; form: www.uticasos5k.com

June 28       50 Years of Sterling Heights Celebration; free cupcakes for the first 2,000 people; concert, fireworks, splash pad, more!

THE COLOSSEM
@ CAESARS WINDSOR –

May 4         Brian Wilson (19 & over)
May 17       Darcy Oake
May 25       Pitbull (19 & over)
May 26       Lee Brice (19 & over)
May 27       Daniel O’Donnell (19 & over)
June 2        Blink 182 (19 & over)
June 15       Russell Peters (19 & over)

HARPO’S
– Ticketmaster

May 4      The Skull, Coven 13, FD-117
May 5      Katya, Altered Thoughts
May 19    Seduce, Bang Shifter, Cairo Knife Fight
May 30    Aborted, Psycroptic, Vale of Pnath
June 3     Hammerfall, Flotsam & Jetsam

ROYAL OAK MUSIC THEATRE
– 318 W. Fourth; www.royaloakmusichtheatre.com; 248-399-2980

May 2         Dweezil Zappa
May 3         Peter Hook
May 4         Michalis Hatzigiannis
May 11       Sevendust
May 13       Farruko
May 15       Flatbush Zombies
May 18       Adam Carolla
May 19       The Used, Red Sun Rising
May 21       Shakey Graves
May 22       Apocalyptica
May 25       Maria Bamford (18 & over)
June 2        Magic Men Live!
June 6        Sound Tribe Sector 9 – STS9

CHENE PARK AMPHITHEATRE
—2600 Atwater; Ticketmaster

May 27       Los Tigres del Norte
June 6        Will Downing, Mark Mixx & Tha Street Cartel
June 9        Jhene Aiko
June 13       David Sanborn, Tim Bowman
June 16       Ronnie, Bobby, Ricky & Mike, Silk
June 20       Jody Watley, Mike Philips
June 23       Erykah Badu, Nas
June 27       Branford Marsalis
June 30       The Whispers, Dramatics, Midnight Star

MUSIC HALL CENTER
– 350 Madison; MusicHall.org Ticketmaster

May 5            Ethan Bortnick
May 26          Debbie Allen’s Freeze Frame . . . Stop The Madness
May 27          Sleeping Beauty

LOVING TOUCH – Ferndale; Ticketmaster

May 3         Summer Like The Season, Honey Monsoon
May 4         Benefit for Matrix Theatre & Living Arts
May 5         Benefit Concert for Burton Elementary School
May 11       Virginia Violet & The Rays Record Release Party
May 12       Watcha Really Really Want, Dwayne Gretzky
May 15       Damien Jurado
May 18       Charity Bliss
May 19       Detroit Dio Tribute
May 22       She Wants Revenge
May 26       Ethos, The High Strung, Shady Groves
June 2        Black Note Graffiti, Pearls of the Swamp

MGM GRAND DETROIT EVENT CENTER
– Ticketmaster

May 24       Bobby Collins

THE GRASSHOPPER UNDERGOUND
– Ferndale; Ticketmaster

May 4         Amine Edge & Dance
May 12       Roger Sanchez
May 18       Christian Martin
June 1        Spencer Brown
 
MAC’S BAR
– Ticketmaster

May 3         The Plastic Bears, Distant Memories
May 4         The Revenant, Tomb of Teeth, Hordes
May 5         Candiria, Cleric, Heartsick
May 11       Doug Mains & The City Folk, Monte Pride
May 13       Dasterds, Foxhole, Desiring Dead Flesh
May 17       Spirit Animal, Day Sleeper
May 18       Neak, K. Lake, James Gardin, Lily Maine
May 19       Zilch, Francis De Merit, Paul England
May 22       Goatwhore, Exploding Zombies, Throng
May 25       Michigan Rattlers, Oliver Hazard
June 2        Inter Arma

SAINT ANDREWS HALL
– 431 East Congress Street, Detroit; www.livenation.com

May 2         Smokepurpp, Lil Mosey, Larry June
May 4         Emo Night Brooklyn:  Detroit
May 5         The 5th Annual Ooh La La Lucha
May 6         DDG:  Take Me Serious Tour
May 8         Smallpools, Great Good Fine Ok
May 12       Madison Beer – As She Pleases Tour
May 13       Anderson East, Jade Bird
May 14       The Sword, The Shelter People
May 16       Bhad Bhabie, Asian Doll
May 18       Rise Against, Turnspit, Bad Waitress
May 19       Helmet, Prong
May 23       NAV, 88 Glam
May 24       Joey Bada$$, Buddy, Boogie, Dessy Hinds
May 25       Emmure
May 30       WRIF Rock Girls:  10 Years, Shaman’s Harvest
May 31       BoDeans, Trapper Schoepp

FILLMORE
– 2115 Woodward; Detroit; 313-961-5450, T.M., www.livenation.com

May 2-3      Modest Mouse, Mass Gothic
May 4         Detroit Music Awards
May 8         HAIM, Lizzo
May 10       Dita Von Teese and The Copper Coupe Burlesque Revue
May 12       An Evening with GHOST
May 17       Todd Rundgren, Utopia
May 20       Rodney Carrington
May 22-23   Greta Van Fleet
May 24       Reik – Des Amor
May 25       Greta Van Fleet
May 29       Jackseptic eye:  How Did We Get Here?
May 31       Frank Turner, The Sleeping Souls, Lucero
June 3        Tech N9ne, Krizz Kaliko, Just Juice

THE MAGIC STICK
– 4120 Woodward, Detroit; 313-833-9700, www.majesticdetroit.com; Ticketmaster

May 1         Panda Bear; Majestic Theatre
May 2         Jessie Ware, Albin Lee Maldau; Majestic
May 4         Dr. Dog, Son Little; Majestic
May 5         Jonathan Davis of Korn; Majestic
May 5         Tricky, Young Magic
May 10       Joyner Lucas, I’m Kind of a Big Deal Tour
May 10       The Brian Jonestown Massacre
May 11       Jukebox the Ghost, Greeting Committee
May 12       Obituary, Skeletonwitch; Majestic
May 12       Jake Miller, Devin Hayes
May 13       The Sea and Cake
May 14       The Fratellis; Majestic
May 18       Mustard Plug, J Navarro & The Traitors
May 20       Tesseract, Plini, Astronoid; Majestic
May 24       Trippie Redd; Majestic
May 24       Wet, Inc. No World
May 25       10 Years of No. 19 Music — Official Movement
May 26       Detroit Love Official Movement After Party
May 27       KMS Origian Movement After Party

MAGIC BAG
– 22920 Woodward, Ferndale; 248-544-3030, www.themagicbag.com

May 4         Class of 98, the 90s Partypalooza
May 11       Carry On – A Tribute to Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
May 12       The Mega 80’s
May 16       Josh Rouse
May 18       Domestic Problems
May 19       The Smiths United, The Queen Is Dead
May 20       Magic Beans
May 26       Uhh Yeah Dude the Podcast – Live!
May 27       John Waite, Leslie Dinicola
June 1        The Native Howl, The Gasoline Gypsies

THE CROFOOT
– 1 South Saginaw, Pontiac; 248-858-9333; Ticketmaster or with link to partner site Ticket Web

May 3         Minus the Bear, The Coathangers; Ballroom
May 3         Mothica with Ehiorobo; Pike Room
May 4         Wicca Phase Springs Eternal; Pike Room
May 4         King Lil G, Hi Tone, Devour; Ballroom
May 9         Sunflower Bean, Dream Wife; Pike Room
May 14       Amber Mark; Pike Room
May 17       Sum 41, Seaway, Super Watevr; Ballroom
May 18       The Ten Year Fanfare; Ballroom
May 20       Forever In Your Mind; Pike Room
May 21       Smoke Dza, Bodega Bamz; Pike Room
May 24       Myles Kennedy; Ballroom
May 25       Matthew Logan Vasquez; Vernors Room
May 26       #Summertakeoff, Dehko; Pike Room
June 1        New Found Glory, Bayside; Ballroom
June 3        Speaker West Berlin, Echo of Silence; Pike Room

THE SHELTER
– Detroit; Ticketmaster

May 3      Montana of 300
May 4      H2o
May 9      Company of Thieves
May 11    Devin the Dude, Willy J Peso
May 14    Amy Shark, TOMI
May 18    Saba, Jean Deaux, Joseph Chilliams
May 19    Steve Moakler

TOKEN LOUNGE
– Ticketmaster

May 2         One – Metallica Tribute Band
May 3         Soulfly, Nile
May 4         Dio Disciples
May 5         Cruisin the Barrio presents Barrio De Mayo
May 6         Blacktop Mojo, of Limbo
May 12       Kings X
May 18       Stitched Up Heart, Shallow Side
May 20       Dead Girls Academy
May 24       Insomnium
May 25       Bulletboys, Enuff Znuff
May 24       Diamond Head
June 3        Reven Black, Hail Sagan, Aboleth

DORT FEDERAL EVENT CENTER
– Flint; Ticketmaster

May 12       Spring Jam 18 featuring Webbie, Sada Baby, Mo3, more

DOW EVENT CENTER
– Saginaw; Ticketmaster

May 4         Bucky Covington

COUNTER CULTURE
– Saginaw; Ticketmaster

June 3        Citizen, Angel Du$t, Oso Oso, Pronoun

MICHIGAN THEATER
– Ann Arbor, Ticketmaster

May 4      H. Jon Benjamin
May 18    Rhiannon Giddens

ZIGGY’S
– Ypsilanti; Ticketmaster

May 11    Marbin, Nadim Azzam

SMALL’S
– Hamtramck; Ticketmaster

May 6         Dead Kennedys & T.S.O.L., Gay Black Republican

HARTLAND PERFORMING ARTS CENTER
– Howell; Ticketmaster

May 26       Joyce Manor, Andrea Gibson, Astronautalis

GOLF HAPPENINGS
–  www.GAM.org

May 6         MI Men’s Publinx Champion Series Event #1; Orchards Golf Club, mipublinx.com
May 9         46th Fuller Cup Matches; Birmingham Country Club
May 12       MI Women’s Golf Association 2 Woman Scramble; Twin Lakes; mwgolf.org
May 15       MI Senior Publinx; The Orchards Golf Club; pmsga.org
May 19-20   MI Men’s Publinx Medal Play Championship; Pheasant Run Golf Club; mipublinx.com
May 21       LPGA Volvik Championship Qualifier; Eagle Crest Resort, Ypsianti; eaglecrestresort.com
May 21-27   LPGA Volvik Championship; Travis Point Country Club, Ann Arbor; volviklpga.com
May 24-27   KitchenAid Senior PGA Championship; GC at Harbor Shores, Benton Harbor
May 26       MI Men’s Publinx 2-Man Best Ball; Indianwood Golf & Country Club; mipublinx.com
May 27       MI Women’s Golf Association 2-Person Four Ball; Whispering Willow; mwgolf.org

LEXINGTON EVENTS – Music in the Park; free; 7:30-9:30 pm; www.lexingtonmichigan.org/events

June 22    Katmandu – Bob Seger Tribute Band
June 29    Ben Sharkey
July 7      Elton Rohn
July 13     Captured Detroit
 
HAPPENINGS AROUND THE STATE . . . www.michiganfun.com (updated every 24 hours)
For a complete brochure of events around Michigan, call 989-845-2080 or fax 989-845-5074 or info@mfea.org to find out how much the brochure with postage & handling will cost.  For road conditions:  1-800-222-6424 (AAA)

 


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