Get Out: Party with the Rotary, Home and Garden Expo and Festival of the Bands
At Dearborn Patch, we try to do our best to bring you all the information about the city before you ask. Here's what's happening this weekend.
Where/When: Park Place, 5-11 p.m. Friday
Why Go: To celebrate St. Patty's Day a little early. Cover charge includes live Irish band and Irish food.
Where/When: Hard Rock Cafe, 45 Monroe, Detroit; 8 p.m. Friday
Why Go: Dearborn-native band The Wall Clocks are one of five up for the Detroit title. The winner will go on to compete in a national competition, and the winner will play at London’s Hyde Park during Hard Rock Calling 2011, a three-day music festival.
Where/When: Ford Community and Performing Arts Center, 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Saturday
Why Go: To garner inspiration for your own spring home improvement projects from all of the attractions, exhibits and product demonstrations. Hosted by the Dearborn Area Board of Realtors.
Pricing: Free admission and parking.
Where/When: Arab American National Museum, 2 p.m. Sunday
Why Go: Dr. Mazin B. Qumsiyeh is contributing to the conversation about Palestinian protest—misconceptions, strengths and weaknesses. Copies of the book Palestine: A History of Hope and Empowerment will be available at the signing.
Where/When: Ford Community and Performing Arts Center; 3 p.m. Sunday
Why Go: The ticket price is a great deal as it includes solo performances by four bands as well as two group numbers by all the bands together at the end of the show.
Pricing: $15, $12 for students and seniors