AMP Radio’s Weekend Cheat Sheet – Friday, August 22 – Sunday, August 24

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Make the most out of your weekend by checking out all of the great things going on around Metro Detroit with AMP Radio’s Weekend Cheat Sheet!

Movies:

Sin City: A Dame To Kill For – Friday, August 22

Description (via IMDB): “Some of Sin City’s most hard-boiled citizens cross paths with a few of its more reviled inhabitants.” Starring Mickey Rourke, Jessica Alba, Josh Brolin and Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

When The Game Stands Tall – Friday, August 22

Description (via IMDB): “The journey of legendary football coach Bob Ladouceur, who took the De La Salle High School Spartans from obscurity to a 151-game winning streak that shattered all records for any American sport.” Starring Jim Caviezel, Alexander Ludwig, Michael Chiklis and Laura Dern.

If I Stay – Friday, August 22

Description (via IMDB): “Life changes in an instant for young Mia Hall after a car accident puts her in a coma. During an out-of-body experience, she must decide whether to wake up and live a life far different than she had imagined.” Starring Chloë Grace Moretz, Mireille Enos, Jamie Blackley and Joshua Leonard.

Concerts/Shows:

Eminem and Rihanna: The Monster Tour – Friday, August 22 – Saturday, August 23 @ Comerica Park – Gates @ 6pm

Ticket info can be found HERE.

Events:

The Big Grill Burger Bash – Friday, August 22 @ Royal Oak Farmers Market

Description: “Sample Michigan’s best burgers and brews all under one roof at The Big Grill Burger Bash at the Royal Oak Farmer’s Market on Fri., Aug. 22. The event begins at 8 p.m. for general admission and runs until 11:30 p.m.”

Ticket prices and other details can be found at www.BigGrillBurgerBash.com.

Tony Hawk Birdhouse On The Road – Saturday, August 23 @ Riley Skatepark in Farmington Hills

Description: “The Birdhouse team, featuring Tony Hawk, Aaron “Jaws” Homoki, Ben Raybourn, Clint Walker, David Loy, Kevin Staab, Willy Santos, Clive Dixon, Mike Davis, Shawn Hale, and Shaun Gregoire, will be traveling in a caravan of MINI vehicles as they wind their way from state to state, stopping in Farmington Hills, MI at the Riley Skatepark on August 23.”

More details can be found at www.BirdHouseSkateboards.com.

Wine and Food Festival – Saturday, August 23 – Sunday, August 24 @ Meadow Brook Music Festival

Description: “Presented by Kroger, the Wine and Food Festival features more than 150 award-winning wines from throughout the state of Michigan and across the globe are showcased in themed varieties in the ‘Michigan: Love from the Glove!,’ ‘Around The World’ and ‘Best Buys of the Season’ tents.”

More details can be found HERE.

Sports:

Detroit Tigers vs. Minnesota Twins – Friday, August 22 @ 8:10pm – AWAY

Detroit Tigers vs. Minnesota Twins – Saturday, August 23 @ 1:10pm – AWAY

Detroit Tigers vs. Minnesota Twins – Sunday, August 24 @ 2:10pm – AWAY

Detroit Lions vs. Jacksonville Jaguars – Friday, August 22 @ 7:30pm – HOME

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