10 Things To Do This Weekend (September 8-10)

From improv theater, bridal shows, and concerts to antique cars, check out these metro Detroit events going on this weekend


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Check out the vintage cars, food, and more at the 67th Annual Old Car Festival. Photograph Courtesy of KMS Photography

The Ark: Legendary Chicago-based improv theater and comedy school is bringing its top sketches for its "The Best of The Second City" show. Notable alumni include Tina Fey, Chris Farley, Bill Murray, metro Detroit native Keegan-Michael Key, and more. Sept. 8-9. $26+. 316 S. Main St., Ann Arbor; 734-761-1800; theark.org

2017 Fall Bridal Celebrations Show: Featuring fashion shows, bridal wear, and accessory displays, this is one of metro Detroit’s largest bridal shows. Wedding planners will also be available to answer questions. Sept. 10. $10+. The Palace of Auburn Hills, 6 Championship Dr., Auburn Hills; 586-532-9200; cbride.com

Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History: Connected Patterns, a documentary created by a group of Detroit-based creatives, explores the stories behind the unsolved homicides that take place in the city. Sept. 8. $25+. 315 E. Warren Ave., Detroit; 313-494-5800; thewright.org

Sublime with Rome and The Offspring: Both from southern California, these rock bands are known for heavy, guitar-driven music. Sept. 9. $29.50+. Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill, 14900 Metro Pkwy., Sterling Heights; 248-377-0100; palacenet.com

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill: Marking the 10th anniversary of their Soul2Soul II tour, the country stars are teaming up. Sept. 8. $69.50+. The Palace of Auburn Hills, 6 Championship Dr., Auburn Hills; 248-377-0100; palacenet.com

Bob Seger and The Silver Bullet Band: Catch the beloved Rock and Roll Hall of Famer play hits like “Old Time Rock and Roll” and “Like a Rock.” Sept. 9 at DTE Energy Music Theatre. $72+. DTE Energy Music Theatre, 7774 Sashabaw Rd., Clarkston; 248-377-0100; palacenet.com

Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons: Valli perform his best-known songs such as “December, 1963 (Oh What A Night!),” “Sherry,” and more. Sept. 9. $25+. Fox Theatre; 2211 Woodward Ave., Detroit; 313-471-3200; olympiaentertainment.com

Ms. Lauryn Hill and Nas: Multiplatinum R&B legend Ms. Lauryn Hill and hip-hop icon Nas are joining forces. Reggae artist Chronixx will also perform. Sept. 8. $27+. Michigan Lottery Amphitheatre at Freedom Hill, 14900 Metro Pkwy., Sterling Heights; 248-377-0100; palacenet.com

Dally in the Alley: The once-a-year festival brings music, art, and food to the small strip of Cass Avenue. Keep calm and Dally On. Sept. 9. Free. Between Forest and Hancock, 2nd Ave. and Anthony Wayne, Detroit; 313-832-1949; dallyinthealley.com

Old Car Festival: Celebrate the centennial of Lincoln Motor Company at the 67th Annual Old Car Festival. The annual festival brings antique cars, trucks, motorcycles, and bikes to Greenfield Village. Sept. 9-10. Free with Village admission. Greenfield Village, 20900 Oakwood Blvd., Dearborn; 313-982-6001; thehenryford.org

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