October 20, 2017, 6:30-9:30pm, at Tap Room, 201 W Michigan Ave, Ypsilanti. Play 7 games of bingo for $25 and see fabulous performances by drag queens! Full dinner and drink menu with table service. Make reservations at: firstname.lastname@example.org. Host: Jadein Black Maxi Chanel. Special guest Terri Vanessa Coleman. DJ Edward Alan Wilcox!
January 26-27, 2018. Two nights of folk & roots music and comedy, from 6:30pm at Hill Auditorium. Celebrating 40 years with some of the world's finest traditional and contemporary performers at the Ark. A blend of well-known and up-and-coming artists, providing an opportunity to hear artists you know and love while discovering great new talents. See lineup at website:
March 20-25, 2018 (TBC), at The Michigan Theater. Independent/ experimental films, new works, renowned artists. Six-day Festival Pass includes Opening Night Reception/ Screening + 30 ticketed programs throughout the week + admission to State Theatre midnight movies and free or discounted admission to all festival afterparties. See website for screenings throughout the year.
March 31 - April 1, 2018 (TBC) - annual events from 12 noon at the DIAG, UM, with emcees and speakers. Live music, venders of bongs and other paraphernalia, occasional civil disobedience in the effort to reform marijuana laws. See website:
July 19-22, 2018, at streets around UM, E Washington to S University, S Main to Church. Annual event bringing artists to streets of Ann Arbor to display their latest works of fine arts and crafts for over 500,000 fair-goers; Art Zone, Art Demo, Potters' Guild, food vendors. Also: Townie Street Party with each year's featured artist. See website for details as announced.
June-July 2018 - annual festival of 175 events. with music on stage (Acoustic/Roots, Blues/RnB, Jazz, Pop/Rock, Ska/Reggae, Symphonic), plus film, comedy, circus, global culture/ cuisine, wellness/workshops and more. Venues include: Hill Auditorium; Lydia Mendelssohn Theatre; Michigan Theater; Power Center for the Performing Arts; Top of the Park (N University Ave); and Burns Park.