Friday, September 01, 2006

September in Detroit

The Motor City bids Summer adieu this month, but not before a few last hurrahs.

Girl in the D highlights some of your best bets for entertainment, art, sports and culture this month in Detroit:

September 1: Two Funny Fridays, Fine Arts Theatre

September 1 - 3: Palmer Park Presents Carnaval

September 1 - 4: Detroit International Jazz Fest, Downtown Detroit

Detroit Jazz Fest

September 1 - 4: Michigan State Fair, State Fair Grounds

September 1 - 4: Hamtramck Labor Day Festival

September 1 - 9: Metal Fume Fever, C-POP Art Gallery

September 2: D-Tour, Campus Martius Park

September 2: Third Annual Brush Park Parade and Festival, Brush Park

September 2:
Ford Detroit Football Classic, Ford Field

September 2: Chris Tucker at the
Detroit Opera House

September 3: Target Free First Sundays, Charles H. Wright Museum

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History

September 4: Paxahua 8 Year Anniversary Party, Currents

September 6 - 8: That Dam Box Show auction, Detroit Artists Market

September 7 - 10:
Lang Lang Plays Rachmaninoff

September 8 - 9:
A Night of Song, Situation and Shakepeare

September 9: De Latino Pop en Detroit Artist Reception, Bagley Gallery

September 9: Dally in the Alley, Midtown


September 9: XM Satellite Radio Presents Lost Episode, Bleu Room Experience

September 10: A Celebration of Generations, Wright Museum

September 10: Detroit Lions versus Seattle Seahawks, Ford Field

September 12 - 13:
Detroit Tigers versus Texas Rangers, Comerica Park

September 13: The Big Three in Printmaking, Detroit Institute of Arts

Detroit Institute of Arts

September 14: The Rat Pack Returns, Gem Theatre

September 15 - 17:
Mozart vs. Salieri at the Max M. Fisher Music Center

September 16:
D-Tour, Campus Martius Park

September 16:
CeCe Winans and Donnie McClurkin, Fox Theatre

September 16 - 17: Detroit Tigers versus Baltimore Orioles, Comerica Park

September 19: Java and Jazz, Detroit Public Library Main Branch

September 21 - 23: Scheherazade, Max M. Fisher Music Center

September 22: The Whispers, The Dells, The Manhattans & The Chi-Lites

September 22 - 23: The Tenors – Bringin’ Down the House tour

Detroit Opera House

September 23: City Living Detroit Bus Tour
, South Midtown

September 23: U of D Midnight Ride

September 23: BTT in Detroit Morning Ride, part of the Triple D Challenge

September 23: Tour de Troit, Corktown

September 24: Annie Leibovitz: American Music, DIA

September 24: Nick Lachey, Detroit Opera House

September 24: Detroit Lions versus Green Bay Packers, Ford Field

September 26: So You Think You Can Dance? at the Masonic Temple

September 26 - 28: Detroit Tigers versus Toronto Blue Jays, Comerica Park

Grand Circus Park

September 27 - 30: Dracula, Detroit Opera House

September 29 - 30: Detroit Tigers versus Kansas City Royals, Comerica Park

September 30: Smithsonian Magazine's Museum Day