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5 Things to Do in Metro Detroit the Week of June 17

June 16, 2019

This week, enjoy a live performance from iconic Motown quartet the Four Tops, live piano karaoke and one-of-a-kind fine art with fine wine.

Compiled by Ri’An Jackson

Featured photo via Fine Art Fine Wine Fair Facebook

June 20

Shimmer on the River

shimmer on the riverSylvia Jarrus/ SEEN

J.J. Tighe, director of the Parks &Trails Initiative of the Ralph C. Wilson Jr. Foundation, shoots a basketball during the Shimmer on the River fundraiser last year.

 5:30-11:30 p.m.

West Riverfront Park

1801 W. Jefferson Ave., Detroit

Come out to the Detroit Riverfront Conservancy’s 9th annual Shimmer on the River. At this fundraiser, you can enjoy an evening filled with music from Motown quartet The Four Tops, food, live piano karaoke, games and rides. Tickets are available here.

June 20

Craft Night: Vintage Wooden Crates

Westview Orchards Craft NightPhoto via Westview Orchards & Winery Facebook

6:30-8:30 p.m.

Westview Orchards

65075 Van Dyke Road, Washington

Customize your own vintage Westview Orchard planter with instruction by local artist Lisa Ellen. This beginner-friendly class will give attendees a variety of woodcut options and will offer acrylic paints to decorate. Materials are included, plus a free glass of wine. Admission is $35.

June 21- 23

Arts and Acts Festival

Arts and Acts FestivalPhoto via Arts and Acts Facebook

Friday 3-8 p.m.

Saturday 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Sunday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Main Street., Northville

Indulge in fine art, literature, food and music this weekend at the 2019 Arts and Acts festival. The festival will host more than 150 local and national artists and vendors. Attendees can also visit many local restaurants and shops along the festival path. Admission is free. See more information at northvillearthouse.org.

June 22

Cat Bingo

Catfe Lounge BingoPhoto via Catfe Lounge Facebook

7 p.m.

Catfe Lounge

821 Livernois St., Ferndale

Support the Catfe Lounge’s shelter at its fundraising game night this Saturday. There will be snacks, cat-themed prizes, bingo and most importantly, cats! Tickets are $25 on Eventbrite.

June 22-23

Fine Art Fine Wine Fair

Fine Art Fine Wine FairPhoto via Fine Art Fine Wine Fair Facebook

Saturday 11a.m. to 7 p.m.

Sunday noon to 6 p.m.

St Mary’s Orchard Lake

 3535 Commerce Road, West Bloomfield Township

Experience a day full of fine art and wine from more than a dozen different countries at the Fine Art Fine Wine Fair. There will be 100 fine artists selling unique paintings, sculptures, ceramics and more. The fair will also feature wine tasting with wine from countries like Italy, Peru and France. Attendees will also be able to relax and listen to live acoustic Latin jazz and folk music while experiencing the beautiful sculpture garden. General wine tasting tickets are $45, and kids ages 13 and under get in free. Tickets are available here.

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