Looking for cool things to do around Detroit this weekend? Cheat out AMP’s Weekend Cheat Sheet for some helpful hints!
I, Frankenstein – Opens Friday, January 24
Description (via IMDB): Two hundred years after his shocking creation, Dr. Frankenstein’s creature, Adam, still walks the earth. But when he finds himself in the middle of a war over the fate of humanity, Adam discovers he holds the key that could destroy humankind. Starring Aaron Eckert and Yvonne Strahovski.
Gimme Shelter – Opens Friday, January 24
Description (via IMDB): A pregnant teenager flees her abusive mother in search of her father, only to be rejected by her dad and forced to survive on the streets until a compassionate stranger offers a hopeful alternative. Starring Vanessa Hudgens, Brendan Fraser, Rosario Dawson and James Earl Jones
St. Lucia @ the Magic Stick – Friday, January 24 – All Ages, Doors @ 8pm
More info on the show here.
13th Annual Bud Light Ferndale Blues & Music Festival – Friday, January 24 – Saturday, February 1
Description: The Annual Bud Light Ferndale Blues & Music Festival celebrates its 13 year by bringing more than five dozen concerts and events to over 15 venues across Ferndale between January 24 to February 1, 2014. For a list of locations and performers click here.
Winter Homecoming at Oakland University – Friday, January 24 – Sunday, January 26
Description: Tons of events are going on at the Oakland University campus throughout the weekend to celebrate their annual Winter Homecoming, including a comedy show, ‘70s-themed roller skating party, tailgate and more. More info here.
Royal Oak’s Annual Craft Beer Fest – Saturday, January 25 @ The Royal Oak Music Theatre
Description: This annual craft beer fest at the Royal Oak Music Theatre will feature dozens of craft brews and gourmet food trucks. 21 and over, doors open at 6pm.
The 19th Annual TigerFest – Saturday, January 25 @ Comerica Park
Description: Fans can interact with their favorite Tigers through a variety of different activities at Comerica Park, all while the events are shared live via social media throughout the day. Festivities run from 11am – 5pm. Follow the action on Twitter @DetroitTigers and check out more info here.
Detroit Red Wings vs. Montreal Canadians – Friday, January 24 at Joe Louis Arena @ 7:30pm
Detroit Red Wings vs. Florida Panthers – Sunday, January 26 at Joe Louis Arena @ 5:00pm
Detroit Pistons vs. New Orleans Pelicans – Friday, January 24 at The Palace Of Auburn Hills @ 7:30pm