Detroit Weekend 2/28 - 3/1

Friday 2/28

Out of the Air - 6PM -8PM

The White Brick Gallery (150 Livernois, Ferndale)

Please join us for the opening reception of "OUT OF THE AIR" Friday February 28th from 6-8pm!!!
Out of the Air, is a group exhibition featuring Marcellus Armstrong, Sophie Eisner, Lorenzo Lorenzetti and Juvana Soliven.
Curated by Thea Reid and Jessica Hayworth.

Skate N' Dance: Pride Glow-Out - 6PM - 12AM

Lexus Velodrome (601 Mack Ave, Detroit)

Skate N' Dance is back, and this time we want you to show your true colors at our special Pride Glow-Out edition on Friday, February 28!

Kicking off from 6 p.m. to midnight, we're inviting you to wear your brightest glow gear and favorite LED lights as you cruise under the black lights of Detroit's Lexus Velodrome. Everyone is invited to strap on their skates and get physically active at this inclusive event celebrating Detroit LGBTQ+ pride.

We will offer a special program of activities to help keep your muscles warm, test your strength, and challenge your competitive skate skills.

HMF: Shadow Show/VVISIONSS/AM People - 8PM -1AM

The Film Lab (3105 Holbrook Ave, Hamtramck)

Shadow Show
AM People

Purchase your all access wristband at

All proceeds go to support Hamtramck Public Schools Music program.

Suck It! w/ Prim (Live), Scott Z - 10PM - 2:30AM

UFO Factory (2110 Trumbull St, Detroit)

“Worst party of the month” - Oren G.
“memorably-named” - Resident Advisor
You’re invited to Suck It! For the uninitiated, we are a queer-oriented underground diskotheque slash electronic cabaret where the people are warm, the drinks are cold, and the music is hot. What's happening this time?

PRIM (Detroit)
She's a local cool kid!

Geoffrey LaRue
He's got red hair!

Bill Spencer
It's her birthday!

Scott Zacharias
He's Bill's birthday present! You see, Bill's been complaining that Geoffrey's been mixing out of his songs too early so we're gonna do a B3B where Geoff doesn't EVER get to mix out of Bill's songs. Happy Birthday Bill!

Door by Ian 2
Sound by Ian C
Dancing by You
Can’t afford our cover? That’s okay! A limited number of free tickets will be available upon request at Hello Records beginning February 21.

Saturday 2/29

n u l l ACCOUNT: Solo Exhibition Public Viewing Hours - 12PM - 4PM

(1201 Bagley St, Detroit)

oin us for public viewing hours of James Oscar Lee’s off-site solo exhibition, "n u l l ACCOUNT.“
Lee’s latest body of work of various abstract paintings on exhibit was completed from 2019-2020; ‘null account’ refers to the lack of memory while producing the series.
James Oscar Lee is a Detroit-based painter and visual artist.

*Main exhibit is located on 2nd floor, stairwell access only*

Nothing Good Happens After Midnight - 7PM - 12AM

Grand On River (5001 Grand River Avenue, Detroit)

EHerg presents: ‘Nothing Good Happens After Midnight,’ a unique and tightly curated gallery showcase in which 20 local artists will display their photographs captured in Detroit after the sun has gone down and most people are already in bed. Each artist was hand selected due to their unique eye and distinct ability to capture how Detroit looks and feels at night, creating a striking portrait of the Motor City that most folks will never see with their own eyes.

This event is free and open to the public, but donations will be accepted at the door to benefit the Detroit Impact Center, a community-based youth center on Detroit’s west side that works to help at-risk youth develop a sound values system, strong personal motivation, and positive self-esteem (

Bernie Fundraiser - 9PM - 3AM

Marble Bar (1501 Holden St, Detroit)

We’ve got one extra day this year to make all of our wildest dreams come true. So, we think you’d do well to spend it at Marble Bar to support Bernie Sanders as he heads into Super Tuesday.

Deon Jamar
Scott Zacharias + Bill Spencer
Ryan Spencer + Mike Medow

Video projections by Dance Gilbert

$5 minimum donation. All funds raised will go to support Bernie Sanders for President
+ A portion of proceeds from the bar will be donated. Thank you Marble Bar!

Bernie is the only candidate running in the Democratic Primary who unequivocally supports Medicare for All, free college tuition, and cancelling all student debt.
Learn more about Bernie’s platform here =>
Check your registration here ⇒
Plan to vote in the Michigan primary MARCH 10.

Event hosted by Marble Bar, Ellen Vial, & Mike Medow.

Giving & Receiving a 2lanes Record Release Party - 10PM - 1AM

Paramita Sound (1517 Broadway St, Detroit)

please come celebrate the release of "Giving & Receiving" the first 2lanes record on the new NYC based label Ceramic Records.

Come and enjoy musical selections by 2lanes, Jeff Garcia, and MGUN

The event is FREE

Vinyl copies of "Giving & Receiving" and 2lanes shirts will be for sale!


Sunday 3/1

Let's make it a day at the DIA - Lgbtq+ Tour - 11AM - 1PM

Detroit Institute of Arts (5200 Woodward Ave, Detroit)

Come Join other members of the Queer Lit Society and get some culture.

The DIA is putting together a self-guided tour for the Detroit Queer Lit Society that will feature a selection of art that is LGTBQ+ themed (artists, subject matter, etc.) Details of the self-guided tour will be made available at the event.

Book discussion on The Immortalists to follow in the Kresge Court.
Please note that the DIA has an entry fee.
Look for the nerdy cultured gays at the main entrance of the DIA

Black Lips - 7PM - 11:30PM

Deluxx Fluxx (1274 Library St, Detroit)

Party Store Productions + Deluxx Fluxx present:
Black Lips
Craig Brown Band
Sunday, March 1st



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