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BLAC Events Calendar

Bunnyville Celebration at the Detroit Zoo in Royal Oak

Apr 18, 2014

The 23rd annual Bunnyville celebration is a two-day “egg-stravaganza” of family fun with animal enrichment activities, games, treats, crafts, live entertainment and more. 

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Path of Life Benefit Concert at The Upper Room in Detroit

Apr 18, 2014

Come celebrate the release of Rashida Johnson's debut album Path of Life! This will be a night of inspiration, hope and love and will prove to be a moment you won't soon forget. This event begins at 6:30 p.m. on April 18, 2014 at The Upper Room.

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Perilous Times at the Music Hall Center for the Performing Arts in Detroit

Apr 18, 2014 - Apr 20, 2014

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Perilous Times is a real-life story of a young man and his strange journey from slick city street life, to becoming one of greatest men who ever lived. Includes 3 p.m. show on April 19 and 20. Evening show starts at 7:30 on April 20

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Bob, Iz and Jim perform at Cliff Bell's in Detroit

Apr 18, 2014

Cliff Bell’s presents a performance from Bob, Iz and Jim at 9 p.m. on Friday, April 18 2014. Bob Mervak, a member of the Detroit music community since 1997,  has led the Bob, Iz and Jim trio for 11 years releasing the album Bob and Iz in 2011. For more information about the music trio, visit BobMervak.com.

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August: Osage County at the Hilberry Theatre in Detroit

Apr 18, 2014 - May 10, 2014

The Westons in August: Osage County is a modern American family dealing with deteriorating health and relationships on the plains of Oklahoma.  Times and dates vary through May 10.

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BMe Leadership Awards Nominations Open

Apr 18, 2014 - Apr 21, 2014

The BMe Leader Award is presented annually to a select number of everyday Black men whose authenticity, commitment, and caring inspires others. The benefits of being named a BMe Leader are: Premier status in the BMe Community, recognition in media, $10,000 to support your community-building work, and life-long access to the network and other BMe Leaders so long as you remain active and...

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Samurai: Beyond the Sword exhibit at the Detroit Institute of Arts

Apr 18, 2014 - Jun 1, 2014

The Samurai: Beyond the Sword exhibit examines the cultural and spiritual importance of the Samurai, beyond the stereotype of the warrior. Through June 1.

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Wish upon a Butterfly Exhibit at the Michigan Science Center in Detroit

Apr 18, 2014 - Jun 1, 2014

Walk among live butterflies in the Wish Upon a Butterfly exhibit as hundreds of butterflies flutter. Some butterflies may even take a seat on a shoulder or rest in still laps. Best of all, these winged wonders will sit on guests’ fingers while being hand fed a special nectar solution. This experience teaches a butterfly’s life cycles from caterpillar to adult. Explore the...

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Detroit Restaurant Week begins in Detroit

Apr 18, 2014 - Apr 20, 2014

Detroit Restaurant Week kicks off at dinner time on Friday, April 11, 2014 and runs through Sunday, April 20, 2014. This year’s Detroit Restaurant Week (DRW) is sponsored by Shinola, the Detroit manufacturer of wristwatches, bicycles and journals, whose workspace is located on the 5th floor of the College of Creative Studies in Detroit's New Center district. DRW offers...

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Paul Stankard Exhibit of Glass Art at The Village Theater

Apr 18, 2014 - Apr 30, 2014

Paul Stankard creates glass sculptures that may be held in the hand - paper weights and small orbs, or that can be set on a pedestal. Well recognized and internationally known photographers Ron Farina of New Jersey, Dennis Krukowski of New York, Bernie Meyers of Utah and Dave Chiemelewski of California join this exciting and eclectic exhibition of glass and photographic art as part of...

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