From our friends at The Detroit I Love - here's your weekly list of the happenings downtown this week and weekend!
→ (monthly) Cubcakes : Marble Bar : 9P-2A : Significant Otter hosts deep house, techno, booty, etc. provided by
DJs Dopke & Mathias.
→ TV Dinners : TV Lounge : 9P : Aphotic Segment’s Drew Pompa and Soren with Remote Viewing Party.
→ Wayne County Club Night : Temple Bar : 10P-2A : Guest Big Strick with residents Ben Christensen and Mike Medow.
→ Northern Lights : 9P : Jaz, funk, blues and rock with The Skeeto Valdez Experience.
→ (weekly) STEP 01 : CJAM 99.1FM : 8P-10½P : DJs Who Dance with conversation and guest mix by Peter Croce. Hosted by GIN.
→ (weekly) In The Mix : WHFR 89.3FM : 9P-12A : Detroit Deep Sessions Mayor Dj BAM (Brandan McKay) hosts with guests Big Joe His, Swole BrotherZ Wax King.
→ Benefit : Chartreuse Kitchen : 5P-10P : Crafted food and drinks and unveiling of Kitchen Wares Art made by Art Road students, Chartreuse team and guest artist Todd Patrick. Portion of proceeds to Art Road.
→ Eastern Market Book Launch : Signal-Return : 6P-7P : Samples of some of the recipes from Detroit’s Eastern Market: A Farmers Market Cooking and Shopping Guide, Third Edition. Meet the authors and enjoy music, food and wine.
→ May Drinks x Design : DIA : 5½P-8P : Programming includes special demonstrations and displays from some of Detroit’s leading names in Interior Design. Music by Tim Schumack.
→ Screening : Hydride Deli : 6½P : Repair the World and the Detroit City Moishe House present the documentary Deli Man.
→ (weekly) Karaoke : Checker Bar : 9P : Robby Rob hosts, you sing.
→ (weekly) DEEP : Briggs Detroit : 9P-2A : DJ Yeezy heads up this Friday night party in the Trophy Room.
→ (weekly) DAY 5 : 10P : The Whisky Parlor : Resident Vince Patricola plus guest Tink Thomas.
→ (monthly) †Sermon† : Temple Bar : 10P : Special guest Tom Thump with resident Peter Croce.
→ Populux : 9½P-2A : Hot Since 82 with Chuck Daniels, alissa.jo, Ryan Dahl and Soul Goodman.
→ Release Party : The Whiskey Disco : 9P-2A : So Vague presents the release of Roque Ybarra’s ‘Stronger’ EP with Data Loop, Ben Scott and Roque Ybarra b2b BeatLoaf.
→ No Cover For Gurls and Boyz That Dress Like Gurls : Marble Bar : 10P : Duke Shin, Mr Joshooa and Remote Viewing Party.
→ Something Cold : UFO Factory : 10P-2A : Erin Smart and Something Cold DJs.
→ Grasshopper Underground : 9P : Treasure Fingers, Corridor 94 and Aron Michael.
→ Friday the 13th : TV Lounge : 9P-2A : Al Ester, Alton Miller, SuperDre, Mike Micahnik, Uri House, Jay Mac, Kelly Holmes and Mr. Joe Boyer.
→ (weekly) BAK DØR 54 : Grenadier Club : 12A-7A : BAK DØR’s May Resident DJ Holographic, special guest Just Alexander plus residents JC3 and Rex Bravo. Installation featuring art by Michelle Tanguay. RØM2 featuring guest Stellar Clouds along with residents RJ Stefanski and Bunny Hop.
→ (weekly) Techno & House Fridays : The Works : 10P-4A : Player’s Club, Ghita Sisters, DJ Dav, Joe Gize, Food Fight, Alex Metro, Diesel Punk and Sonya Blaze.
→ (monthly) Sweatbox : Doug’s Body Shop : 12A-6A : Charles Trees, Bill Spencer, Julian Kendall and BLK_OUT.
→ Mutant Disco : City Club : 10P-4A : DJs Mike Medow, Radio Brovold b2b Gallons, Drush and Prismviews. Visuals by Black Fez and SKANDLSS.
→ (opening) Driven : Galerie Camille : 6P-9P : Photography by Lisa Spindler, Dessi Terzieva and Dr. Lucia Trouton.
→ (opening) CCS Student Exhibition : CCS : 7P : Over 5,000 pieces of students art, food and beverages from area restaurants.
→ One Year Later : Whitdel Arts : 7P-10P : Work by Tisch Mikhail Lewis.
→ Detroit Stages | [drohn] : MOCAD : 7P : A multi-channel video and multi-performer/instrumentalist performance presented by Osman and James Cornish.
→ A Midsummer SOULstice : Detroit Film Theatre : 8P : Mosaic Youth Theatre in affiliation with The Public Theatre in New York’s national PUBLIC WORKS initiative.
→ Of Soaring and Solitude : Jam Handy : 8P : Wayne State Alumnus, Broadway actor and playwright, George Abud, will premiere his play.
→ Open Mic : The Bottom Line : 7½P : Open for poets, comedians, rappers, singers, songwriters, magicians, artists, jugglers, those who create.
→ Metro Times Best Of Detroit 2016 Party : Motor City Casino : 7½P-11½P : Celebrate the best metro Detroit restaurants, bars, clubs, businesses, entertainment and more.
→ Red Bull Hart Lines : Hart Plaza : 11A : Ryan Sheckler worked closely with Red Bull to come up with a fun and unique format for this lines contest in Detroit’s Hart Plaza.
→ (weekly) Live in the Parlor : The Whisky Parlor : 8P : Live jazz.
→ (monthly) Nothing Elegant : Old Miami : 10P-2A : She’s A Bad Mama Jama Edition with Lady Fantastic and Amy Dreamcatcher.
→ (monthly) House Gallery : Motor City Wine : 10P-2A : Guest Dwayne Jensen with residents J. Garcia and Adam Francesconi.
→ (monthly) Temple Takeover : Temple Bar : 10P-2A : Barret, Dopke and Mathias.
→ (monthly) Deep & Soulful : Coaches Corner : 8P-2A : Residents Phil Tha Mix and Bruce Bailey.
→ TV Lounge : 9P-2A : Tone of Arc (live), Aboudi Issa and Ben Scott.
→ Release Party : Marble Bar : 8P : Ancient Language album release with James Linck, Mega Powers (Eddie Logix & Pig Pen), Phosphor Elephants and DJ Dante LaSalle. Visuals by Walk in Circles and video projection by Christopher and Zachary Jarvis.
→ Release Party : El Club : 9P-2A : Grand Circus Magazine Issue 3 release party with DJs Charles Trees and Conor Mendenhall.
→ Grasshopper Underground : 9P-2A : Coyote Kisses, Theodore Carl and Epicure.
→ (monthly) LÆR : Doug’s Body Shop : 12A-6A : Special guest Dru Ruiz with residents Rex Bravo and Bunny Hop.
→ Louder Than Lust : City Club : 10P-4A : Glitter Trash, Cockhorse, Blackmail, The Counter Elites and DJ Charles English.
→ Drop It! : The Works : 7P-5A : DRS and Bassroots Records present Aglo live plus three stages of DJs.
→ (weekly) Saturday Night Mix :WJZD 94.5 : 8P-6A : Reggie Hotmix Harrell and friends.
→ Buddha’s Birthday : Kung Food Market : 6P : Vegetarian banquet inspired by Bhuddist cuisine from all over Asia, China, Korea, Japan, India, Thailand, Indonesia, and more.
→ Portfolio Review : Inner State : 3P-6P : Open call to all Detroit based artists to come and have your portolio reviewed by Dan Armand, the Cheif Creative Officer for Inner State Gallery and 1xRUN.
→ (weekly) FLØR PLAY : The Keep : 7P : Weekend wind down with resident Bunny Hop and special guests.
→ (weekly) SpunOut Sundays Rollerdisko! : The New Rink : Grant Jackson and guest Kevin Ritchey provide the tunes as you go round and round.
→ (weekly) Sunday Sit-down : Northern Lights : 9½P : Vinyl only with Jeffrey Felch and guest J. Garcia.
→ Future Schlock : Marble Bar : 9P : Tart, LXL, DJ RX78, Stoopz & Breeze with special guest DJ Thornstryker. Visual art by Mark Carmel and James Easterly.
→ Trumbullplex : 7P : Vnesswolfchild, Roniia and Jeremy Waun.
→ New Orleans Jazz : Two James : 4P-7P : 20s and 30s vocal jazz played in the live New Orleans tradition at conversation volume by Jon Stewart Early Jazz.
→ (weekly) Let’s Brunch : Union Street : 12P-4P : DJ Shortround (Vince Patricola) sets up on the bar for brunch.
→ (weekly) Sundays at Café 78 : 11A-5P : Delicious brunch, great bloody marys and guest DJs.
→ (weekly) The Basement : Detroit Promo TV : 7P-9P : Hosts Body Mechanic and DJ Spade welcome guests.
→ (weekly) Sundaylicious : Motor City Wine : Longest running weekly pop-up in Detroit.
→ Briggs Detroit : 9P : Game of Thrones viewing party.
→ Spring Film Series : Dossin Great Lakes Museum : 2P : Screening of The Story of Willow Run.
→ Spring Film Series : Detroit Historical Museum : 3P : Screening of Play Ball.
→ Flower Day : Eastern Market : 7A : Time to plant the daisies.