Tag Archives: Arts & Culture

The Wayne County Lightfest

The Wayne County Lightfest, the Midwest’s largest and longest light show, is back and better than ever! Come and enjoy four miles of colorful, animated holiday lights, with over 47 plus Christmas displays as you cruise along Hines Park Drive. 7651 Merriman Road | Monday–Thursday | 7pm-10pm  Friday – Sunday | 6pm – 10pm |

Midnight Madness on Main Street

Come and shop until you drop at Midnight Madness on Main Street on Friday, December 3, 2016. All of the stores will be open late with fantastic holiday gifts priced just right! There will be food and lots of entertainment to get you in the Christmas spirit and if that doesn’t do the trick, guess

Zell Visiting Writers Series: Laura Kasischke

U of M Professor Laura Kasischke has published nine novels, one short story collection and eight books of poetry. She has received numerous awards and publications including a National Book Critics Circle Award for Poetry. Kasischke is joined in conversation with  Helen Zell Writers’ Program Director Doug Trevor to discuss craft and the writing life

Mary Poppins at the Encore Musical Theatre

Almost everyone has seen the Disney version of Mary Poppins starring the incomparable Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke. But the movie and the novel it’s based off of, only tell part of the story, because seeing the story live adds a whole new element of fun. The production, from the Encore Musical Theatre Company,

A Very Ann Arbor Art Tour

New Art Tour Provides Great Local Art in a Variety of Venues There is a new wind blowing in the Ann Arbor art scene. Cara Rosaen, a ceramic artist at Yourist Studio Gallery, noticed the second weekend in December was a popular weekend for art shows in the city, “We didn’t realize just how many