Big 3: Top events in Metro Detroit this weekend


1. Jeff Foxworthy and Larry the Cable Guy at Fox Theatre

Two southern-style comedians bring blue collar, mostly clean stand-up to the Fox Theatre. 5 and 8 tonight. $49.50. 2211 Woodward, Detroit. (313) 471-6611.

2. “30 Americans” at Detroit Institute of Arts

This new contemporary art exhibit features works by African-American artists and explores racial, gender, political and historical identity in today’s culture. Opens Sunday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and runs through Jan. 18. Free admission on select days, including Sunday. 5200 Woodward, Detroit. (313) 833-7900.

3. Nitro Circus Live at Joe Louis Arena

Motorcross bike riders, a jet-powered sling shot and other daredevils will soar through the air at the Joe Sunday during this three-ring circus of stunts. 6 p.m. Sun. $42-$102. 19 Steve Yzerman Drive, Detroit. (313) 396-7000.

Melody Baetens