Metro Times & Detroit Mercantile Company Merry Market returns for its fifth and biggest yer yet!!! 35+ Michigan artisan, maker, design, art, vintage, and food-gift vendors under one roof at Detroit Mercantile Company in Eastern Market Detroit...offering an alternative to cookie-cutter suburban mall gifts under one roof. Pop-up Germack coffee house + great food trucks on-site. All ages welcome + well-behaved (leashed) pets welcome. Please join us for this fun Detroit holiday tradition!!!
The Lodge is a once-a-year gathering of juried Michigan maker, designer, art, vintage, and food-gift vendors in a cozy "Up North Lodge" environment at Detroit Mercantile Company. Pop-up coffee shop and tasty food trucks will be on-hand to serve. Free admission. Family-friendly. Well-behaved leashed pets welcome. Please skip the malls and join us!
Saturday, December 3rd: 9AM - 8PM
Sunday, December 4th: 10AM - 7PM
It's time for the 3rd annual Good Do Up Art Collective! There will be art, skateboarding, live music, vendors, and a fully stocked bar (21+) all in the same place for one night only! Bring your skateboards and all of your homies. Whether you skateboard or not, let's celebrate Detroit art and skateboarding together. $10 entry fee. Must have valid ID to enter. Ages 18+ only. Hosted by Good Do Up Skateboards.
-Nonsense Night is a randomly reoccuring gathering of art & sincerity & chaos & Luv that welcomes all creatures to come exactly as they are & Be The Strange We Wish To See in OUR world.
-Nonsense Night Detroit is the original manifestation of this culture of magic & currently takes place once a month at the Tangent Gallery.
Love-In Detroit reunion is a anti hate, happy happening picnic that will take place on Belle Isle this Spring to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the original Love-In Detroit organized by Trans-Love Energies on Sunday April 30th in 1967.
"A Picnic for the People" to focus on expansion of awareness, healing, celebration, meditation, love and music.
Acoustic performers, artists, poets, etc. are welcome to gather and perform in this undiscriminating, non-judgmental atmosphere for an afternoon of celebration and consciousness. Just show up and jam!
Peace, harmony and mutual respect among all occupants at a beautiful state park in Detroit. Sound good?
Join the global celebration of humanity’s past/present/future in space with this immersive, educational, cinematic party experience!
The Michigan Science Center will once again host Detroit's official entry into this worldwide event - also known as "Yuri's Night" in commemoration of the first spaceflight by Yuri Gagarin on April 12th,1961.www.yurisnight.net
On April 7th and 8th 2016 at Detroit’s Tangent Gallery/Hastings Ballroom, the second annual Detroit International Festival of Animation (DIFA) will celebrate and showcase a wild diversity of animations from animators and filmmakers local and international. DIFA will feature 95 minutes of animated shorts ranging from experimental to quirky as well as more sophisticated mini features.
Come one, Come all! Mercury Entertainment Proudly Presents : The Spring Masquerade : A Distinguished Affair!
The best of the best is back to amaze you once more with fire, acrobatics, juggling, dancing, and more!
This event will be a fundraiser for the very venue we are using, The Tangent Gallery! To deter car break ins, we will be attempting to raise money to get a security system for the building, providing you with a safer showgoing experience! $10 entry. Doors open at 8:30, show begins promptly at 9:30. Don't be late!
Ditch the malls and shop indie this holiday season at The Lodge! This free, two-day event features a slew of Top-shelf regional artisan vendors and brands PLUS:
Winter Craft Beers
Marshmallow Roasting Station
DJs and more!
Saturday, December 3rd: 9AM - 9PM
Sunday, December 4th: 9AM - 8PM