EVENTS AND ARTISTS


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Thursday

June 8, 2017

5:00 PM

"ARETHA FRANKLIN AVE" Street Naming

Madison Avenue

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6:00 PM

DIME - Music Industry Mix and Mingle

Griswold and Grand River



Friday

June 9, 2017

5:30 PM

Inaugural Detroit Music Weekend Gala

GALA Dinner:

Detroit Opera House Stage

*Ticketed Event*

7:00 PM

Gospel Promenade and Sneak Peek of the New Detroit Music Stages, Tents and Pavilions

Madison ave

8:00pm

Dedication Ceremony & Superstar "Tribute to Aretha Franklin"

MUSIC HALL CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS      

*Ticketed Event*

Detroit SuperBAND (see band line up here)

*All the guest Stars are a big secret but keep checking back until we can finally announce them. (hint) you have heard of all of them...

 



Saturday

June 10, 2017

*Free Events*

For a downloadable version of Saturday's Schedule, Click Here!

Madison Central Stage

11:00am

Josh Gracin

12:00pm

Larry Callahan & Selected of God Choir

12:45pm

Laith Al-Saadi

1:30pm

DMW Superband

2:15pm

Obed Succari's PanaMO

3:00pm

Sean Blackman In-Transit

3:45pm

Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels

6:00pm

Aretha Franklin – Main Event

 

Paradise Valley Stage

12:00pm

King Lynxx

12:45pm

Zayion McCall & Crew

1:30pm

Elijah J

2:15pm

DMK

3:00pm

Kendrick Hardaway & The Union

3:45pm

Nick Speed

4:30pm

Melvin Davis

5:15pm

Alise King

6:00pm

TANDEM (Bruce Bailey)

 

 

 

Lear Showcase Stage

12:15pm

Ballet Detroit

12:45pm

Randall V Wilson & The ChoZen Few

1:15pm

De’Sean Jones

1:45pm

Jade

2:15pm

Argentine Tango Detroit

3:00pm

Detroit Windsor Dance

3:30pm

Torch With a Twist

4:15pm

Joel Greene

4:45pm

Mosaic Youth Theatre of Detroit

*Ticketed Event*

7:30pm

Encore Opens / VIP @ 

8:30pm-2:00am

Tuxedo feat. Mayer Hawthorne and Jake One

DJ D-Nice

Ford Showcase Stage

12:00pm

Hardcore Detroit

12:30pm

PuppetART

1:00pm

King Moore

1:30pm

Detroit Children’s Choir

2:00pm

Jennifer Harge

2:45pm

Sumkali

3:15pm

Sphinx

4:30pm

Dan Tillery

5:00

Detroit Public Theater

Shakespeare in Detroit

Q-Line and dmw festival Grounds



Sunday

June 11, 2017


4:00 PM

R&B Music Hall of Fame Red Carpet

*Ticketed Event*

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6:00PM

R&B Music Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Concert

MUSIC HALL Center or the Performing Arts

*Ticketed Event*



Related Off-Site Events: 

 

JUNE 1-11

Cinetopia

Michigan Theatre, Ann Arbor

*Ticketed Event*

June 10-11

Motor City Pride

 Hart Plaza

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