Looking for cool things to do around Detroit this weekend? Check out AMP’s Weekend Cheat Sheet for some helpful hints!
Non-Stop – Friday, February 28
Description (via IMDB): “An air marshal springs into action during a transatlantic flight after receiving a series of text messages that put his fellow passengers at risk unless the airline transfers $150 million into an off-shore account.” Starring Liam Neeson, Julianne Moore and Lupita Nyong’o.
Son of God – Friday, February 28
Description (via IMDB): “The life story of Jesus is told from his humble birth through his teachings, crucifixion and ultimate resurrection.” Starring Diogo Morgado, Amber Rose Revah and Sebastian Knapp.
The Bag Man – Friday, February 28
Description (via IMDB): “A criminal bides his time at a seedy motel, waiting for his boss after killing several men and making away with a mystery bag.” Starring John Cusack, Rebecca Da Costa, Robert De Niro and Crispin Glover.
Austin Mahone w/ Becky G, Midnight Red and W3 The Future @ The Royal Oak Music Theatre – Sunday, March 2 – Doors @ 6pm
More info on the show here.
Royal Oak Artist Market Show – Friday, February 28 – Saturday, March 1 @ Royal Oak Farmers Market
Description: Looking to see some art and support a great cause this weekend? Then head down to the fourth annual Royal Oak Artist Market Show & Sale at the Royal Oak Farmers Market. The event will run from 2pm – 8pm on Friday and from 9am – 3pm on Saturday, and will feature over 50 artists from across Michigan. Additionally, there will be a silent auction, live music and refreshments, with a portion of the proceeds going to help support Camp Casey.
Ticket info and more details here.
Great Lakes Comic-Con – Friday, February 28 – Saturday, March 1 @ Macomb Community College
Description: Are you a local toy or comic collector? Check out the 2014 Great Lakes Comic-Con event at Macomb Community College to trade with some of the area’s most avid collectors and dealers. Buy and sell unique, collectible items and support children’s charities in the process.
Get more info on Friday’s preview and Saturday’s event here.
Dearborn Women’s Expo – Sunday, March 2 @ Ford Community & Performing Arts Center
Description: For those who are hoping to get some quality ‘girl time’ in this weekend, check out the 11th annual Dearborn Women’s Expo on Sunday from 10am – 5pm at the Ford Community & Performing Arts Center. The afternoon will be complete with 100 exhibitors, a silent auction, a 50-50 raffle, fitness & fashion shows and more!
Special deals and ticket info here.
Red Carpet Bash – Sunday, March 2 @ Max M. Fisher Orchestra Hall
Description: If you are an avid Academy Award-viewer, you may want to head down to Orchestra Hall on Sunday night to watch the show in style! Dubbed “Detroit’s Premier Oscar Party,” attendees get to walk the red carpet, enjoy dinner, dancing, live music, and of course, a special viewing of Hollywood’s biggest night! The evening also helps support and raise awareness for Habitat for Humanity,
Ticker info and further details here.
Detroit Pistons vs. Houston Rockets – Saturday, March 1 @ 8pm – Toyota Center