Big 3: Top events Saturday and Sunday

Melody Baetens
The Detroit News

1. Wyandotte Street Art Fair

This fun, family-friendly event in downtown Wyandotte has creativity galore, plus live music and food. 10 a.m.-9 p.m. Sat. (entertainment runs to 11 p.m.). Biddle between Eureka and Oak, Wyandotte.

2. Paradise Valley Music Festival at Hart Plaza

Howard Hewett and Ronnie Laws headline Saturday and Pieces of a Dream and Phase 5 are the big acts Sunday. 11:30 a.m.-midnight Sat.-Sun. $5, free before 2 p.m. Jefferson at Woodward, Detroit. (800) 794-7503 or

3. Pig & Whiskey

in downtown Ferndale

Local and regional barbecue vendors mix with mainstream and indie whiskey-sellers, plus local bands. Saturday hear Goober and the Peas, the Hand Grenades and more. Sunday’s big acts are Mustard Plug and Joe Hertler & the Rainbow Seekers. 11 a.m.-midnight Sat. and 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Sun. Free. Nine Mile and East Troy at Woodward.

Melody Baetens