Get Out: Movies, Music and More
A quality weekend is in the works, with a home improvement show, classic and classical jams and films to get festive over.
HARPER WOODS FILM FEST
Where/When: Harper Woods High School, 20225 Beaconsfield St., Harper Woods; Friday, March 18, 7:30-10 p.m.
Why Go: A film festival in the neighborhood? Why not go? This is a one-night only Michigan film-centered fundraiser event, organized to help the Harper Woods Public Library. You'll see feature trailers, mini-movies and documentary shorts from some of the state's top independent filmmakers. You'll also have a chance to win DVDs and Blu-Ray discs, movies, books and more.
Pricing: $5 adults. $3 students.
HOME & GARDEN EXPO
Where/When: Grosse Pointe War Memorial; Saturday, March 19, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Why Go: This is the 24th Annual Grosse Pointe Board of Realtors Home & Garden Expo, and more than 70 vendors will be in attendance to offer advice and solutions for your home improvement needs and plans.
Pricing: Free admission and parking.
HEAR DAVE EDWARDS & THE LOOK
Where/When: Robusto's Martini Lounge; Saturday, March 19, 9:30 p.m.–1:30 a.m.
Why Go: Hear some Detroit roots rock 'n' roll soul as Dave Edwards and The Look play their mix of rockin' originals and choice covers at Robusto's.
Pricing: No cover.
DSO MUSICIANS IN TOWN
Where/When: Our Lady Star of The Sea Church; Sunday, March 20, 7 p.m.
Why Go: The musicians of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra perform the music of Beethoven at Our Lady Star of the Sea Catholic Church. Kenneth Kiesler will conduct, and Barbara Nissman plays piano.
Pricing: Tickets are $25 general admission; $35 preferred; $50 premium.
JILL JACK PLAYS DYLAN'S
Where/When: Dylan's Rawbar & Grille; Sunday, March 20, 8 p.m.
Why Go: Enjoy award-winning musician/singer/songwriter Jill Jack live and close to home—and for only $5 cover. Need we say more?
Pricing: $5 cover.