Dear summer, I know you gon' miss me
For we been together like Nike Airs and crisp tees..
Although fall does not start until September 22nd labor day "unofficially" marks the last weekend of summer. So as we bid adieu to one of the best Detroit Summers ever lets go out with a bang! From one of the best Jazz festivals in the country, to checking out the Art Mecca that is Detroit, putting on that swimsuit one last time and twerking until tomorrow with your friends we got you covered! Get out and explore the last of these summer nights in the city and as always take in plenty of Culture! So grab your friends and family and enjoy all the D has to offer!
Here are our top 4 picks (in no particular order) on how you should spend your last weekend of summer in Detroit. Long Live Summer!
1. 37th Annual Detroit Jazz Festival
The Detroit Jazz Festival is a major cultural institution, providing year-round concerts and educational programming that culminates in one of the world’s premier jazz festivals on Labor Day Weekend. Takes place over several city blocks in downtown Detroit – from Hart Plaza to Campus Martius. And it’s all FREE. For more details click here.
2. Red Bull House Of Art
Curated by House of Art alumni Craig Paul Nowak, the exhibition will feature the work of 11 artists from around the world who explore representations of the human bust and face in two and three-dimensional forms. For more details click here.
3. Haute To Death: No Diving
Join Haute To Death (+ friends!) for beats, beverages, and your very best buds at their last pool party of the summer. Coming to you live from the sunny shores of Detroit. September 3rd (Labor Day Weekend!). For tickets and more details click here.
4. Jerk X Jollof: Detroit
Jerk X Jollof is BACK for Labor Day weekend in Detroit! We are very excited to bring back our evening of African/Caribbean culture, cuisine, and nightlife to Marble Bar! Featuring a Taste &Network, live performances and a DJ spinning the night away. For tickets and more details click here.
Don't forget to check out our EVENTS calendar to see what else is going on in Detroit this weekend more events are added daily.