Aug 11, 2023 - Things to Do

Things to do in Detroit this weekend

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We should have another beautiful summer weekend ahead of us. Here are some ideas on how to spend it:

🧶 Vintage market: The Market Over on Oakland hosts an artisanal pop-up shop featuring several vendors selling handmade goods, vintage clothes and food.

  • Sunday from noon-5pm at Red Door Gallery, 7500 Oakland Ave.

🍖 Ribs and R&B: Get down to Hart Plaza for barbecue and music, with performances by Chanté Moore, Rob Base and others.

  • Friday-Sunday, 11:30am-11:30pm
  • Free entry until 3pm Friday and until 1pm Saturday and Sunday; $15 after.

🥟 Annual Pierogi festival: Enjoy Polish food, culture and music from the Kielbasa Kings and others.

  • Saturday, noon-9pm, and Sunday, noon-5pm, at the Sweetest Heart of Mary Church, 4440 Russell.

⚽ Premier League returns: Wake up early and head to Thomas Magee's near Eastern Market for the English soccer league's opening weekend.

  • Doors open at 7am Saturday and 8am Sunday.
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