Looking for cool things to do around Detroit this weekend? Cheat out AMP’s Weekend Cheat Sheet for some helpful hints!
That Awkward Moment – Friday, January 31
Description (via IMDB): “Three best friends find themselves where we’ve all been – at that confusing moment in every dating relationship when you have to decide ‘So…where is this going?’” Starring Zac Efron, Michael B. Jordan and Miles Teller.
Labor Day – Friday, January 31
Description (via IMDB): “Depressed single mom Adele and her son Henry offer a wounded, fearsome man a ride. As police search town for the escaped convict, the mother and son gradually learn his true story as their options become increasingly limited.” Starring Kate Winslet and Josh Brolin.
13th Annual Bud Light Ferndale Blues & Music Festival – Friday, January 24 – Sunday, February 2
Description: For the 13th year in a row, the now legendary Annual Bud Light Ferndale Blues & Music Festival will bring music and crowds to locations across Ferndale with more than five dozen individual concerts and events in at least 25 venues over ten days during January 24 to February 2, 2014. Concerts are held in restaurants, clubs, bars, stores, the public library and other locations across Ferndale.
Ann Arbor Folk Festival – Friday, January 31 – Saturday, February 1 @ The Ark in Ann Arbor
Description: This annual fundraiser at The Ark in Ann Arbor features some of the best bands and artists in the folk genre. This year’s headliners include Iron and Wine, Neko Case, Patty Griffin and Jeff Daniels. Ticket info and the entire lineup can be found here.
2014 Academy Award Nominated Short Films – Friday, January 31 – Thursday, February 20 @ The Detroit Film Theatre
Description: Head to the Detroit Film Theatre at the DIA to check out exclusive previews of this year’s Oscar-nominated short films in both live-action and animated categories and predict the winners! Check out more info and the full list of films here.
Mt. Clemens Annual Ice Carving Show – Friday, January 31 – Sunday, February 2 in Downtown Mt. Clemens
Description: Bring the whole family down to Mt. Clemens this weekend for their annual Ice Carving Show. Events and activities include live carving demonstrations, miniature golf and amazing ice sculptures created by Chef Jeff Wolf and his team of professional ice carvers. More info here.
Detroit Red Wings vs. Washington Capitals – Friday, January 31 at Capital Centre @ 7:30pm
Detroit Red Wings vs. Washington Capitals – Sunday, February 2 at Joe Louis Arena @ 12:30pm
Detroit Pistons vs. Philadelphia 76ers – Saturday, February 1 at The Palace Of Auburn Hills @ 7:30pm
NFL Super Bowl XLVII: Seattle Seahawks vs. Denver Broncos – Sunday, February 2 @ 6:30pm