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As springtime lifts Detroit and surrounding communities like Livonia, Allen Park, and Woodhaven out from under the cover of winter, visitors are met with all sorts of special events, festivals, sports, and outdoor activities.
Before the 2016 Major League Baseball season brings Detroit Tigers action back to Comerica Park in early April, it remains hockey and basketball season in Detroit. The Detroit Pistons host NBA games at The Palace of Auburn Hills and hockey fans can cheer on the NHL's Detroit Red Wings at Joe Louis Arena. Both teams' 2015-16 seasons go through mid-April.
Fans of documentary films won't want to miss the 2016 Freep Film Festival. Held March 31st through April 3rd, Freep features screenings of Michigan-centric documentary films at iconic local cinemas like the Fillmore Detroit, the Detroit Film Theatre at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Cinema Detroit, the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, and the Elizabeth Theater.
Music lovers migrate to Motor City for the 2016 Metro Times Blowout, April 29th through May 2nd. Now in its 18th year, the Metro Times Blowout sees hundreds of bands filling numerous Detroit venues like Rustbelt Market, WAB Beer Garden, and the New Dodge Lounge with alternative music fans. Grab an all-day or single day wristband and check out this year's headliners – which are set to include Andrew WK, the Black Lips, PUP, and more.
The music keeps pumping at the 2016 Movement Electronic Music Festival, May 28th through 30th, at the Hart Plaza in Detroit. Get your passes early – headliners like Kraftwerk 3-D, Boys Noize, and Caribou all but guarantee a sell out.
Scores of self-proclaimed "nerds" descend upon northwest Detroit from June 3rd through 5th. That's when the 2016 Motor City Comic Con fills the Suburban Collection Showplace with a celebration of all things sci-fi, fantasy, and pop culture. Expect plenty of celebrity appearances, cosplay, collectibles, and more. Get your tickets before they're all gone.
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2016 Metro Times Blowout
Now in its 18th year, the Metro Times Blowout features hundreds of bands playing gigs all across Detroit at venues like Rustbelt Market, WAB Beer Garden, New Dodge Lounge, and more. Grab an all-day or single day wristband and check it out.
2016 Movement Electronic Festival
Fans of EDM and techno won't to miss this music festival, held annually at the Hart Plaza in Detroit. Movement has grown to epic proportions since its inaugural 2000 festival. Get your passes today and listen for the beat drop.
2016 Motor City Comic Con
A celebration of all things fantasy, sci-fi, and pop culture, this year's Motor City Comic Con will features over 250 comic book creators, countless collectibles for sale, celebrity appearance, and more. The 'con' will be held at the Suburban Collection Showcase in Detroit.
2016 Chevrolet Detroit Belle Isle Grand Prix
Auto buffs and race fanatics will surely enjoy a weekend at the Belle Isle Grand Prix in downtown Detroit this summer. And what better way to celebrate automobiles than by taking in the Detroit Autopalooza lineup? Tickets are on sale now.