Comic Con and a Midtown bar crawl

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It’s the 25th anniversary of the Motor City Comic Con this weekend, and although they have quite a few noteworthy guests lined up -- Robert Hays (Ted Striker from Airplane!), Lee Majors (the original Six Million Dollar Man), and hopefully those two ladies up top? -- Captain Kirk himself will also be in attendance to ensure that you boldly go.

Thursday, May 15th: Indie pop trio Foster the People are playing at the Fillmore, but tickets are going fast, so get ‘em while you can, because people appear to be pumped up. Continue Reading

Jeff Waraniak

Friday, May 16th: The Detroit Experience Factory is leading a "Midtown in May" tour of some of Midtown’s best watering holes. Stops include Traffic Jam & Snug, Bronx Bar, and 3rd Street Bar. Grab tickets here

Saturday, May 17th: Nigerian BBQ pop-up Lagos is getting underway with two dinners featuring spicy BBQ (rubbed with peanut, ginger, and pepper spice), traditional sides, and "raunchy" music. Get tickets here

Sunday, May 18th: If you wanna see an overwhelming amount of flowers, head to Eastern Market for their 48th Annual Flower Day, particularly advisable for those who just now remembered Mother's Day was last weekend. Also, maybe partake in some eating? No, not the flowers -- you're at Eastern Market!