On his nationally syndicated radio show today, Tom Joyner announced the One More Time Experience multi-city tour, which includes concerts that bring the music and celebration of his daily Party With a Purpose, The Tom Joyner Morning Show. Joyner, a huge fan favorite who changed the radio landscape, launches this tour with a routing that allows his audience… Read More One More Time Experience Tour
Black Girls CODE Detroit (BGCD) is hosting a youth event on Sunday, March 23rd. The workshop will teach young women about Artifical Intelligence (A.I.) and Machine Learning. Youth will have the chance to create virtual chat boxes and work on programming a computer to guess the inputs. Age range: 7 to 17 No prior experience is… Read More Black Girls CODE Detroit: Teach, Play, and Learn with A.I.!
CAT VIDEO FEST will screen in Detroit Institute of Arts on 3/9. A compilation reel of the latest, best cat videos culled from countless hours of unique submissions and sourced animations, music videos, and, of course, classic internet powerhouses. CAT VIDEO FEST is a joyous communal experience, only in theaters, and raises money for cats in need through partnerships with… Read More Cat Video Fest 2019
Dr. Sabrina Jackson will host 28 Days Couple’s Night Out on Thursday, February 28th at the LePetit De’Jereuner in Detroit. The evening will include an Essential Love Styles activity with Dr. Jackson, an acoustic guitarist, singer ZanYe and comedian Antirrel McCoy. Tickets are $50 per couple, which include all entertainment and a meal.
Hosted by Wrapped In Love, this event will explore the beauty and styles of headwraps. Come learn about how to create headwrap styles and the history behind the art of headwrapping! Bring your own material or use wraps from the lovely ladies of Wrapped In Love. They will have wraps available for you to practice if… Read More Wrapped in Love! A Detroit Library Party!
Feature image courtesy of Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History
Detroit City is hosting their 3rd Annual African American Family Book Expo on Sunday, February 24th. It is Michigan’s largest African American family book expo. The expo showcases the best books published by Black independent authors covering every aspect of African-American lives. The event will be held at the newly, renovated Northwest Activities Center. Here… Read More Detroit Book City’s 3rd Annual African American Family Book Expo
It’s the 22nd annual College Weekend featuring the Battle of the Bands! The kick-off night will feature high school, college, and community bands performing alongside some of the best Greek step teams. Photo courtesy Second Ebenezer Church
Feature image courtesy of the Detroit Public Library
Black Scroll Network History & Tours is hosting an event called “Learn About Black Bottom: The History of Detroit’s Lost Black Neighborhood” on Sunday, February 17th at the Detroit Historical Museum. The tour will meet in the lobby of the Detroit Historical Museum and then leave to visit the Detroit Public Library to see the… Read More Learn About Black Bottom: The History of Detroit’s Lost Black Neighborhood
Photographer Bre’Ann White will debut her solo exhibition called “Definition of Red”. The exhibition is a series of photographs that represe Ms. White’s personal metamorphosis and transition through investigations of color. “Through her focus on increased representation of dark-skin models, she challenges the fashion world and mainstream media which continue to struggle with the glaring… Read More Definition of Red: Bre’Ann White Solo Exhibit Opening Reception
Looking for something fun to do with an enriching learning experience for your children? The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History will host FREE Admission Days. These special event days are sponsored by Comcast. Here are the FREE DAYS: January 26 & 27 February 2, 3, 16, 17, 23, 24, & 25 Tour… Read More Free Admission Days at The Wright
God’s World presents Vanessa Lynn’s hit play Unequally Yoked. Showtimes: Friday, February 15th at 7 P.M. Saturday, February 16th at 2 P.M. Saturday, February 16th at 7 P.M. General Admission $30 – VIP (preferred seating) **ONLINE SALES END AT 8 A.M. THE DAY OF EACH SHOW. PHONE: 313-862-8220. TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE AND NON-TRANSFERABLE.
ADDRESS: The Belt, Detroit Each holiday season, our beautiful Downtown Detroit transforms into a Winter Wonderland, complete with twinkling lights, our sixty foot Norwegian Spruce Christmas tree, and a towering Menorah. We will also stop into a skyscraper or two, witnessing some of our city’s finest architecture all dressed up for the holidays. Join us… Read More Drink Detroit: Holiday Lights Cocktail Crawl
ADDRESS: 46100 Grand River Ave., Novi, MI Jurassic Quest is coming to NOVI, MI! Our event features many more rides, activities, and dinosaurs than ever before! Come join us at the SUBURBAN COLLECTION SHOWPLACE! December 14, 15, & 16! Friday 3 pm – 8 pmSaturday & Sunday 9 am – 8 pm CLICK THE LINK BELOW FOR… Read More Jurassic Quest
Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes Coming to Little Caesar’s Arena! ADDRESS: 2645 Woodward Avenue, Detroit WHO: All of your favorite Marvel characters, including: Spider-Man, Black Panther, Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Black Widow, Guardians of the Galaxy, Dr. Strange and more! WHAT: Marvel Universe LIVE! brings the action, thrills and grandeur of Marvel to… Read More Marvel Universe Live! Age of Heroes
ADDRESS: Eastern Market Brewing Co., 2515 Riopelle, Detroit The D Brief Podcast, Detroit’s arts and entertainment podcast, will host their first live show! Grab a craft beer and watch the show at the Eastern Market Brewing Co.! SPECIAL GUESTS: Mark Kurlyandchik, Restaurant Critic at the Detroit Free Press, and Robert Allen, Beer Columnist at the Detroit… Read More The D Brief Podcast Live Event
The GUINNESS WORLD RECORD holding event parks in Detroit for the first time. The Largest gathering of Gourmet Food Trucks on Earth is in town for one day only. More amazing gourmet food , and Food Trucks, than you have ever seen in one place, at one time, gather on Belle Isle. Admission is Free.… Read More The World’s Largest Food Truck Rally
Happy Friday! Halloween is right around the corner and there are many festivities planned for the weekend in and around the city of Detroit. One such happening is taking place at Beacon Park in Downtown Detroit. On Saturday, October 27th from 1 to 5 p.m., Beacon Park will host a Halloween Family Fun Day! The… Read More Beacon Park’s FREE Halloween Family Fun Day