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.
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.
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).
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.
Where: Washtenaw 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.
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.
Karaoke at Bridgewater Bank Tavern & Restaurant
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.
Mother’s Day Special at Lake Forest Golf Club
When: Sunday, May 13th at 7 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: 3110 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.