Whether you’re looking for date ideas or a fun day with the family this February, Metro Detroit has lots to offer.
By Cassie Kunze
The Fillmore Detroit
2115 Woodward Ave., Detroit
Take a trip back in time while Scott Bradlee’s Modern Jukebox turns modern-day hits into classic sounds. Fit for all ages, enjoy vocalists and instrumentalists playing live pop music without the help of any tuning. Tickets start at $25 and are available here.
Thru Feb. 2
10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
8450 W. 10 Mile Road, Royal Oak
Complete with activities, zookeeper talks and crafts, take part in the Detroit Zoo’s Wild Winter weekends. Admission is free with a Detroit Zoo ticket.
Macomb Center for the Performing Arts
44575 Garfield Road, Clinton Township
Enjoy a night of excitement as Cirque Mechanics thrills you with a show featuring daring maneuvers and a galloping mechanical horse. Tickets start at $43 and are available here.
Suburban Collection Showplace
46100 Grand River Ave., Novi
Start planning your next family vacation at the 52nd annual RV & Camping show, featuring over 350 RVs, trailers and accessories. The show includes educational seminars and special discounts as well as on-site financing. Adult admission is $10 and children 12 and under get in free.
2211 Woodward Ave., Detroit
Renowned comedian and actor Adam Sandler continues his stand-up tour from his Netflix special “100% Fresh.” There will be a surprise special guest. Tickets start at $40 and are available here.
2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m.
2211 Woodward Ave., Detroit
Time to bend and snap, ladies — Elle Woods is coming to Detroit. Based on the fan-favorite movie “Legally Blonde,” the musical follows a young woman on her journey of self-discovery and pursuit of her dreams. Tickets start at $34 on Ticketmaster.
Weekends Thru Feb. 17
This four-weekend festival held in Campus Martius is complete with winter activities, ice sculptures, marshmallow roasting and more. Admission is free. See more information at winterblast.com.
Feb. 7, 9-10, 14, 16
The Glass Academy
25331 Trowbridge St., Dearborn
Learn to make a glass, heart-shaped figurine with your loved one in celebration of Valentine’s Day at the Glass Academy in Dearborn. The $99 ticket includes a factory tour and hot cocoa with homemade marshmallows.
11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
2301 Woodward Ave., Detroit
Based on the popular book series by Victoria and Elizabeth Kann, this one-hour musical follows the story of a young girl, Pinkalicious, who turns the color pink from eating too many cupcakes. Tickets are $29.50 on Ticketmaster.
Saturdays 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sundays and Monday 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Tuesday through Friday 3 p.m. to 9 p.m.
1 Washington Blvd., Detroit
Get ready for summer at the 61st annual Detroit Boat Show. Featuring over 100 Michigan boat dealers, this is your chance to see the new 2019 products at special prices. Tickets are $13 for adults, and children 12 and under get in free.