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Oct 18 / Hannah Mathers

Warrior Weekend in the D – October 18, 2013 Edition

Friday, October 18

554475_267217923362837_1115900717_nFree Art Friday Detroit
All day - Walkable!

Follow hashtag #fafdet and the FAFDET facebook page at to participate in a art scavenger hunt in the D. Artists post clues and you find free art or vice versa of course! I dare you to try to find a piece before I do J


200px-Greenhouse_viewGreen Garage Brown Bag Lunch Discussion
12:00 pm - Walkable!

Bring a bag lunch and visit one of our beautiful historical Midtown buildings to involve yourself in the grassroots movements that are happening everyday in Midtown. Detroit: Live, work, play!


1385919_522986061124570_1450213708_nBrain Frame at the MOCAD
7 pm - Walkable!

From the event page – “Brain Frame is a performative comix reading series from Chicago.Brain Frame involves projections, performance, music, noise, props, costumes, horror, humor, and the avant-garde. Readers are encouraged to be as weird and ambitious as possible.” Weird, horror, humor? HOW COULD I MISS THIS?

Saturday, October 19

rp_primary_DSC_0324_Maybanks,_Mikulec,_Walker,_BoxWayne State Warriors take on Saginaw Valley
12 pm

Gotta rep the W! Costumed fans can Trick-or-Treat around the track during half-time! Children, students, alumni and families are all welcome to participate and receive a treat from a student athlete. There is also a pumpkin carving contest at half-time. Bring a carved, painted, or decorated pumpkin for a chance to win a Barnes & Noble Gift Card.


2013MagsigGiffin_1Night & Day: Portraits of Detroit Exhibit at the Scarab Club
All day - Walkable!

Artists Bruce Giffin and Stephen Magsig represent Detroit through various works of art Visit this exhibit to see new perspectives, recognize your own and learn more about our beautiful community.


Sunday, October 20

our-town-pub-pic-2Our Town at WSU’s Hillberry Theatre
2 pm

It has been described as “the greatest American play ever written.” This story highlights two completely average families living in a small town in the U.S. Everyday experiences of love and life itself takes the audience on an extraordinary journey with these “normal” families.


78_EdpBig D and the Kids Table
8 pm

A friend who really likes music told me these guys are legit. That’s enough to go right?!? Plus their name is interesting… J



Do you know of a great event going in on Metro Detroit this weekend? Add it to the comments and share it with us!