Things To Do in Saline This Weekend: Art Festival, Live Music, Free Golf for Mom, Farm Festival and More

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 05/10/2018 - 01:02

This Mother’s Day weekend, let’s hope that the weather cooperates and we can enjoy everything that is happening in and around Saline!  If it does rain, don’t let that stop you from going out -- there are plenty of interesting things to do all weekend long.  Check out this weekend’s highlights from our Community Calendar! To post your events on our free calendar, click here to register and follow the email prompt.


Saline Area Schools Spring Art Festival

What: Saline Area Schools Spring Art Festival

When:  Friday, May 11th from 4 p.m to 8 p.m. (Reception 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.); Saturday, May 12th from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday, May 13th from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where:  Wrestling Room, Saline High School 1300 Campus Pkwy, Saline, MI 48176

Why: Celebrate Saline student artists and walk through the gallery of artwork from students in grades K-12. 

Cost: Free

Fiddlers On The Roof @ Zingerman’s Deli

What: Dinner and a show at Zingerman’s Delicatessen, featuring Saline Fiddlers Philharmonic

When:  Friday, May 11th from 5:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Where:  Zingerman’s Delicatessen, 422 Detroit St., Ann Arbor

Why: Order a Reuben and grab a front-row seat as musicians from Saline High School put on an energetic and polished performance from Zingerman’s rooftop patio that features a diverse range of music from American folk, fiddle, bluegrass, jazz, western swing and Celtic traditions.

Cost: Free performance

STRIVE Movie Night @ Hornet Stadium Featuring Zootopia

What: Family Movie Night at Hornet Stadium, Featuring Zootopia

When:  Friday, May 11th at 8:00 p.m..

Where:  Hornet Stadium, Saline High School 1300 Campus Pkwy, Saline, MI 48176

Why: Bring your blankets or lawn chairs and enjoy an outdoor movie.  Sponsored by STRIVE (Students Reinvesting in a Valuable Education). Food and games start at 8 p.m., movie starts at 8:30 p.m.

Cost: $5.  Proceeds will be donated to Save The Children.

My Trivia Live @ Maplewood Lanes

What: Free Trivia

When:  Friday, May 11th at 9 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Where:  Maplewood Lanes, 830 Woodland Dr, Saline, MI

Why:  1st, 2nd ,and 3rd place winners walk out with gift cards and the chance to win the jackpot gift card.

Cost: No Cover

Saline Outdoor Farmers’ Market

What: Saline Outdoor Farmers’ Market

When: Saturday, May 12th at 8 a.m. to 12 noon

Where: Downtown Saline, in parking lot 1/2 block south of Michigan Av and S. Ann Arbor St

Why: A one-stop shop for local flowers, plants, produce, baked goods, meats, cheese, eggs, honey, chocolates candles, jewelry, crafts and more.

Cost: Varies

Kite Flying Day

What: Fly a kite at Montibeller Park

When:  Saturday, May 12th at 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Where: Montibeller Park, 4305 Ellsworth Road, Ypsilanti

Why: Come on out and enjoy flying a kite!  Kids 10 and under will receive a free kite kit (some assembly required). 

Cost: Free

11th Annual Farm Festival by Braun & Helmer Auction Service

What: 11th Annual Farm Festival, presented by Braun and Helmer Auction Service with Washtenaw Farm Council

When:  Saturday May 12th at 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

WhereWashtenaw Co. Fairgrounds, 5055 Ann Arbor Saline Rd.

Why: Rain or shine, this festival has activities for everyone in your family.  Just a few of the highlights include an auction, a tractor & engine show, tractor pull, flea market, kids free pedal pull, lawn & garden section, working displays and much, much more. 

Cost: Free

Ann Arbor Ballroom Showcase - Dance Party & Dinner Show

What: Ballroom Dance Party & Dinner Show, hosted by Ann Arbor Ballroom

When:  Saturday, May 12th at 6:00 p.m.

Where:  Tri-County Sportsmen's League, 8640 Moon Road

Why: Enjoy an evening filled with dinner, music and dancing.  Dance party music will be provided by John Solitare and highlights will include performances from the Ann Arbor Ballroom Showcase. 

Cost: Call 734-478-2233 for costs and to reserve your table.

Live Music:  Julianne Ankley & Gary Hannan @ Stony Lake Brewery Co.

What: Julianne Ankley & Gary Hannan Live @ Stony Lake Brewery Co.

When:  Saturday, May 12th at 8 p.m.

Where:  Stony Lake Brewery, 447 E Michigan Ave, Saline, Michigan 48176

Why: This incredible duo includes Multi-Platinum selling #1 hit songwriter Gary Hannan and six-time Detroit Music Award winner Julianne Ankley.  Gary has written songs for stars including Blake Shelton, Joe Nichols and Montgomery Gentry.  Julianne has been writing and performing solo and with her band, The Rogues, for years.

Cost: $15 at the door.

Sporcle Live Trivia at Oscar’s Sports & Grill

What: Sporcle Live Trivia at Oscar’s Sports & Grill

When:  Saturday, May 12th at 8 p.m. & 9 p.m.

Where:  Oscar’s Sports & Grill, 6877 State Rd, Saline

Why: It’s free to play and winners receive gift cards.
Cost: Free

Karaoke at Bridgewater Bank Tavern & Restaurant

What: Karaoke

When:  Saturday, May 12th at 9 p.m. to 1 a.m.

Where:  Bridgewater Bank Tavern & Restaurant, 8452 Boettner Rd, Saline MI

Why: Enjoy a night singing some of your favorite tunes!

Cost: No Cover

Ladies Golf Free Round @ Stonebridge Golf Club

What: Ladies Golf Free Round @ Stonebridge Golf Club

When:  Sunday, May 13th at 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Where:  Stonebridge Golf Club, 1825 Clubhouse Dr, Ann Arbor

Why: Ladies golf for free on Sunday, May 13, with a paid full price round.

Cost: Varies

Mother’s Day Special at Lake Forest Golf Club

What: Karaoke

When:  Sunday, May 13th at 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.

Where3110 W Ellsworth Rd, Ann Arbor

Why: Treat your mom to a free round of golf on Mother’s Day.  Mom plays free with another golfer.

Cost: Varies

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