Feb 15, 2024 - Things to Do

6 things to do during Presidents Day weekend in Detroit

Downtown Detroit. Photo: Samuel Robinson/Axios

Downtown Detroit. Photo: Samuel Robinson/Axios

It's Presidents Day weekend β€” here's what's happening across our chilly city:

✊🏽 The Wright Museum's Ruth E. Carter: Afrofuturism in Costume Design exhibition features over 60 original designs from iconic films like "Black Panther," "Malcolm X," "Do The Right Thing" and more.

  • Carter is the special guest at the museum's $50 event on Friday from 7-9pm.

⛸️ Disney On Ice presents Magic in the Stars at Little Caesars Arena, with the Pistons and Red Wings both on West Coast road trips.

  • Tickets for shows from Thursday to Sunday start at $20.

πŸ’½ Listen to Wu-Tang Clan all night at Paramita Sound Saturday starting at 10pm. Free!

πŸ•ΊπŸ½ The Motor City Street Dance Academy celebrates Black History Month with the downtown YMCA for a hip-hop dance workshop from 1-3pm Saturday.

  • Learn jit, breaking and krump from some of the best dancers in the city.
  • The all-ages event is free, with registration required.

🐈 Cat Yoga is exactly what it seems: Enjoy a morning yoga session Sunday with the playful cats at Catfe Lounge in Ferndale at 10am.

πŸ–ΌοΈ Fisher Building tours guided by Pure Detroit are on Saturday for those looking to marvel at the fresco ceilings, marble walls, bronze doors and art deco chandeliers.

  • Tickets: $10.
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