Things to do this weekend in Metro Detroit

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Fall Beer Festival

  • Saturday, Oct. 23 from 1-6 p.m.
  • Eastern Market in Detroit

Sample local beers, try food from Detroit eateries, and enjoy live entertainment during this year's Fall Beer Festival.

Tickets are $50 per person in advance and $60 the day of the festival. Designated driver tickets are also available for $10. Tickets include 15 drink tokens that are good for 3-ounce beer samples. Some specialty beers may require two or more tokens, and additional tokens can be purchased at the event.

Get tickets here.

Barks, Boos & Brews

  • Saturday, Oct. 23 from 1-4 p.m.
  • Dragon's Landing in St. Clair Shores

Drink beer and help raise money for animals at Dragonmead Brewing's St. Clair Shores location, Dragon's Landing.

Your four-legged best friend can join you on the patio. All proceeds will benefit Peace Love & Paws Rescue.


  • Saturday, Oct. 23 from 2:30-5:30 p.m.
  • Downtown St. Clair Shores

Skeletons are decked out for Halloween outside St. Clair Shores businesses. Check them out, trick or treat, make crafts, see a costume parade, and more.

After the parade, the city's social district will be open with food, drinks, cornhole, and live music. Get more details here.


  • Saturday, Oct. 23 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • Woodhaven Community Center

Start the day with the costume parade and trick or treating then enjoy entertainment, animal shows, and more.

Find out more here.

Trunk or Treat

  • Saturday, Oct. 23 at 3 p.m.
  • Memory Lane Drive-In Theater in Monroe

This free event includes pumpkin decorating, a bounce house, a costume contest, face painting, and more. Then, a movie will be shown for free at 7:30 p.m.

MORE: How two auto mechanics built a drive-in movie theater

See more details here.

Cider in the City

  • Beacon Park in Detroit
  • Saturday, Oct. 16 from 1-5 p.m.

There will be crafts, horse-drawn hayrides around the park, live music, pumpkins, food trucks, and more at Cider in the City. Blake's will be selling cider, donuts, candy and caramel apples, apples, pumpkins, and pies.

The event will also be held Oct. 30.

Learn more and place pre-orders here.