Big 3: Top events this Saturday and Sunday

Melody Baetens
The Detroit News

1. Harlem Globetrotters at The Palace of Auburn Hills

World-famous basketball troupe Harlem Globetrotters bring their family-friendly fun and comedic stunts to The Palace. Doors open at 1 p.m. today. $20-$45. 6 Championship, Auburn Hills. (248) 377-0100.

2. Free admission to “30 Americans” at Detroit Institute of Arts

Take advantage of this holiday deal still in effect and see the contemporary art exhibit “30 Americans” for no additional charge. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. today-Sun. Free admission for tri-country residents. 5200 Woodward, Detroit. (313) 833-7900.

3. Mittenfest X at Bona Sera

An annual fundraiser for literacy nonprofit 826michigan, Mittenfest features top local indie, pop and rock bands from all over the state. The event kicked off Thursday, and tonight is the final evening with performances by Chris Bathgate, Ink, Riverspirit, Dear Darkness, Bermudas, Jes Kramer and Catt Club. 7 tonight. $10 donation to 826michigan. 200 W. Michigan, Ypsilanti. mittenfest.org.

Melody Baetens