From the Rocket Mortgage Classic and Mo Pop Festival in Hart Plaza to a production of Pippen and a day on the farm, there are so many fun things to do this weekend in Metro Detroit!
BY SEEN CONTRIBUTORS
July 22 – 30
Pippin, Berman Center for Performing Arts
The Nicely Theatre Group is putting on a production of the Tony Award-winning musical Pippin at the Berman Center for Performing Arts in West Bloomfield, Michigan. Pippin is the story of a young prince’s search search for the secret to true happiness. Pippin features choreography from the legendary Bob Fosse, originally appearing on Broadway in 1972. The updated 2013 circus-inspired version won four Tony Awards, including the award for Best Musical Revival. Tickets are $35 and can be purchased here.
July 26 – 31
Rocket Mortgage Classic, Detroit Golf Club
Get your golf on! One of the last stops on the PGA tour, the Rocket Mortgage Classic is back at the Detroit Golf Club where you can see your favorite golfers compete. For the non-golf lovers, you’re sure to enjoy the food, drinks, and overall excitement along with many celebrity sitings!
Tickets are still available here starting at $75 for a day passes and up to $290 to enjoy the tournament from the Michelob Ultra Athletic Club.
Creative Talent Fund Sheefy McFly Pop Up, Detroit
The Creative Talent Fund presents the first of five 10-day artist pop-ups held at XHIBITION in Detroit. Kicking it off is the opening night party featuring artist Sheefy McFly! The event runs from 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm and the SEEN team will be there so come say “Hi”. XHIBITION is a unique retailer combining art, design and fashion with experiences. 1251 Griswold St, Detroit. xhibition.co
Greektown Heritage Festival, Greektown
The Greektown Heritage Festival is back, celebrating the rich, ethnic Greek heritage of the downtown neighborhood we know and love. The free, family-friendly event runs from noon to 9pm on Saturday, July 30 on Monroe Street in downtown Detroit, between Beaubien Street and St. Antoine Street. Festival goers will enjoy live music in the streets, traditional dancers, and of course, delicious Greek food and drinks! For more information see the event page here.
July 30 – 31
Orchard Lake Fine Art Show, West Bloomfield
Saturday, 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
Sunday, 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
In it’s 19th year, the Orchard Lake Fine Arts Show is listed as one of the Top 100 Art Shows in America. In addition to over 100 juried artists, there will be food, drinks, kids activities and great entertainment. For more information check out the event website here.
Mo Pop Festival, Hart Plaza
The beloved two-day music festival is back in Hart Plaza this Saturday and Sunday! Featuring established musicians like Big Sean and Glass Animals as well as emerging artists like Ashe, Dayglow and more. Festival goers can head to The Shipyard for pop-up food and drinks, The Craft Bazaar for unique hand-made goods made by local artisans and craftspeople, and the Mo Arcade for games galore in an air-conditioned tent! Tickets are still available for one day or weekend passes here, starting at $199.
Summer Sunday at Upland Hills Farm
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Did you enjoy a field trip or go to camp at Upland Hills Farm as a kid? You can enjoy the farm once again at another Summer Sunday where the farm is open to the public. For $9 per person, you can take a hayride, learn to milk a cow, play with the goats and enjoy the serene setting in the country. Bring a packed lunch to enjoy on the farm grounds or purchase snacks and light refreshments. More information here.
Upland Hills Farm
481 Lake George Rd, Oxford