April Events 2017

Our suggestions for something fun to do in April around Metro Detroit and Michigan!  Please verify all dates & times before attending.

April 1st, 2017 (Sat):  2017 Ann Arbor Monroe Street Fair Hash Bash Festival.  -Ann Arbor, MI

April 2nd, 2017 (Sun):  Detroit Art Clearance & Artist-to-Artist Sales Event at the Tangent Gallery.   –Detroit, MI






April 7th, 2017 (Fri):  Tigers Opening Day at Comerica Park.  -Detroit, MI

Opening Day highlights to check out…

  • Start your Opening Day party at Nemos and shuttle to the game from there.
  • Detroit Home Opener Festival 2017.  The BIGGEST Opening Day Party in Detroit!  Sports – Eats – Beats.
  • The Social Connect Annual Party Bus.
  • A massive parking lot party downtown at The Town Pump Tavern, complete with live music from DJ Zig-Zag.
  • Don’t forget to hit Chelli’s for their yearly parking lot party.

April 8th, 2017:  It’s time for the Bacon Bash once again at the Farmers Market. A special celebration of all things covered, wrapped and seasoned with BACON!   –Royal Oak.

April 13th, 2017:  Deadmau5 at the Fillmore. -Detroit, MI

April 15th, 2017 (Sat):  Green Field Village Opening Day.  Serving Easter dinner.  -Dearborn, MI

April 15th, 2017 (Sat): The Detroit Music Festival featuring performances by Keith Sweat, K-Ci & JoJo, 112 and El DeBarge at the Fox Theatre.  -Detroit, MI

April 15th, 2017 (Sat):   Easter Saturday Brunch at Fellows Creek Golf Club & Banquet Facility.  -Canton, MI

April 15th, 2017(Sat):    26th Annual Easter Egg Hunt & Bonnet Contest.  Children of all ages are invited to hunt for Easter treats, enter the Annual Easter Bonnet Contest, and have their pictures taken with the Easter Bunny! Adults- “Egg Toss!”  $2per child fee.  – Auburn Hills, MI.

April 16th, 2017:   Happy Easter!

Easter Brunch in the Detroit Metro Area

Easter Brunch at the Grindstone Smokehouse restaurant.  -Westland, MI

Easter Brunch at Johnny Black’s PUBLICHOUSE EAST. -Sterling Heights, MI

Easter Brunch at Captain Joes Grill.  With omelet station. -Whitmore Lake, MI

One Under hosting Easter Brunch at 11AM 1PM 3PM 5PM.  -Livonia, MI

Easter Brunch at Bistro 82.  -Royal Oak, MI

April 21st, 2017 (Fri):   THE GREEN PARTY to celebrate 420 with Blvnt Force, Brian Rodger, Demonix & Mr. Gre3n at Bleu.  Green attire encouraged.   Grown, fun and sexy!  Come play.  -Detroit, MI

April 21st, 2017 (Fri):   3rd Friday Ladies Night Out Hosted by Wyandotte Business Association.  This will be an evening for ladies to shop, dine and be pampered! The first 500 people (21+) will receive a FREE shopping bag. Each bag will have a prize! Plus there will be pampering stations, vendors, fashions and specials at retailers. -Wyandotte, MI

April 22nd, 2017 (Sat): Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer & Chris Thile at UMS, Hill Auditorium.  -Ann Arbor, MI

April 22nd, 2017 (Sat): 

Spring Fever Beer Fest 2017 at the Royal Oak Farmer’s Market.  This event is the perfect opportunity for beer aficionados, beer lovers and the casual beer drinker to sample new and exciting beers from top breweries.  -Royal Oak, MI

Polish National Alliance Centennial Dancers are a children’s Polish folkdance ensemble serving the Polish-American communities in Wayne, Oakland and Livingston counties. Sharing Polish heritage and culture through music, dance and song for over three decades.  –Canton, MI

Canton Leisure Services annual Mom to Mom Sale.  Over 60 booths will be on site offering great deals on everything that is baby, child or maternity related. Moms will be selling gently used children’s clothing and shoes, plus toys, books, DVDs/videos, baby gear, Halloween costumes, water and swim gear, and more.   –Canton, MI

Brownstown Spring Fling Craft & Vendor Show.   This market is an indoor event that focuses on handmade, unique, food, local vendors, small businesses & so much more. -Brownstown, MI

Earth Day Extravaganza!  Celebrate  all  things  Mother  Earth.  Live  animal  shows,  music,  crafts,  speakers,  nutty  nature  reenactors and educational demonstrations will all be a part of the family fun.  FREE -Westland, MI

April 27th, 2017 (Thu):  Kelsey Brookes: Position at the Library Street Collective.  Detroit-based contemporary art gallery Library Street Collective is pleased to announce Position, the gallery’s second solo exhibition with San Diego artist Kelsey Brookes.   -Detroit, MI

April 28th-30th, 2017:

Motor City Nightmares presents Michigan’s premiere Horror Convention.  Fans will be able to meet some of the biggest icons in horror history, while shopping around for some of the newest or rarest classic horror toys, t-shirts,
posters, displays, dvds, masks and other assorted goodies. Film festival, movie premieres and screenings will be included with every show, as well as special celebrity panels, and so much more.  Novi, MI

Vital Theatre Company’s Pinkalicious the Musical, based on the popular children’s book by Elizabeth Kann and Victoria Kann, returns to the City Theatre.  -Detroit, MI

U-pick Asparagus Opening Day at Slow Farm. Pick organically grown asparagus and rhubarb! Strawberries will follow soon after.  -Ann Arbor

April 29th, 2017 (Sat):  Frog Frenzy.  Children learn about the many different kinds of Michigan frogs, create an amphibian craft, and take an adventure outside to the pond to catch and release native frogs.  The  program also includes the opportunity to visit the nearby Holiday Nature Preserve to enjoy the spring symphony of frogs.  Ages 6 and  older.    $6.00  per  child and  $2.00  per adult;  and an  additional  $1.00  for non-county residents.  Pre-registration is required by calling 734.261.1990.  -Westland, MI

April 30th, 2017 (Sun):  Love-In Detroit 50 year reunion hosted by Product of Detroit at Belle Isle.  -Detroit, MI




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