Looking for cool things to do around Detroit this weekend? Cheat out AMP’s Weekend Cheat Sheet for some helpful hints!
3 Days to Kill – Friday, February 21
Description (via IMDB): “A dying Secret Service Agent trying to reconnect with his estranged daughter is offered an experimental drug that could save his life in exchange for one last assignment.” Starring Kevin Costner, Amber Heard, Hailee Steinfeld and Connie Nielsen.
Pompeii – Friday, February 21
Description (via IMDB): “A slave-turned-gladiator finds himself in a race against time to save his true love, who has been betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts, he must fight to save his beloved as Pompeii crumbles around him.” Starring Kit Harington, Emily Browning and Kiefer Sutherland.
In Secret – Friday, February 21
Description (via IMDB): “Set in the lower echelons of 1860s Paris, Therese Raquin, a sexually repressed beautiful young woman, is trapped into a loveless marriage to her sickly cousin, Camille, by her domineering aunt, Madame Raquin.” Starring Jessica Lange, Elizabeth Olsen, Oscar Isaac and Tom Felton.
Paper Diamond w/ Loudpvck/Branchez @ The Magic Stick – Friday, February 21 – 18+, Doors @ 9pm
More info on the show here.
Air Dubai w/ Itch @ The Shelter inside St. Andrew’s Hall – Saturday, February 22 – All Ages, Doors @ 6pm
More info on the show here.
Wyandotte’s Fire & Ice Festival – Friday, February 21 @ Downtown Wyandotte
Description: Head to downtown Wyandotte for the Fire & Ice Festival this weekend where you and the family can check out more than 25 ice sculptures, fire tricks and entertainment, free horse and carriage rides and more! More info here.
Whiskey Business – Friday, February 21 @ Royal Oak Farmers Market
Description: Whiskey lovers should head to the Royal Oak Farmers Market this weekend to check out the second annual ‘Whiskey Business’ event. Sample over 100 different whiskeys from all over the world, including single malt, blended scotches, Irish, bourbon, Tennessee, Michigan, Canadian and more! Ticket info and more details here.
Motor City Comedy Festival – Friday, February 21 @ The Masonic Temple
Description: Looking for some laughs this weekend? Check out Detroit comedians Tony Rock, Arnez J, Bruce Bruce, Gary Owen, DOMINQUE and Sommore as they perform standup at the Motor City Comedy Festival on Friday. More info here.
Step Inside The Box Gala – Saturday, February 22 @ Royal Oak Farmers Market
Description: Join the AMP Takeover Team this weekend at the Step Inside the Box Gala! The event, which runs from 7pm – 10pm on Saturday, will feature a silent auction with all proceeds going to AIDS Walk Detroit. Ticket info and other details can be found here.
Detroit Pistons vs. Atlanta Hawks – Friday, February 21 at The Palace of Auburn Hills @ 7:30pm
Detroit Pistons vs. Dallas Mavericks – Saturday, February 22 at The Palace of Auburn Hills @ 7:30pm