Big 3: Top events for Saturday and Sunday
1. ‘Detroit After Dark’ at Detroit Institute of Arts
This is the opening weekend for this new photo exhibit that explores the city’s bars and nightclubs, plus quiet streets and skylines. Catch a glimpse of Patti Smith and Fred Smith in 1980 at the New Miami Bar by Sue Rynski, or early shots of the White Stripes performing at the Gold Dollar taken by Doug Coombe. “Detroit After Dark: Photographs from the DIA Collection,” opened Friday and runs through April 23. Admission is free for tri-county residents. 5200 Woodward, Detroit. (313) 833-7900.
2. HarvestFest Detroit Dequindre Cut
This family-friendly event offers trick-or-treating, pumpkins, hayrides and other fall fun. noon-5 p.m. Sat. Free. Gratiot entrance of Dequindre Cut. harvestfestdetroit.com.
3. Living Histories Live with Iggy Pop and Don Was at Majestic Theatre
This storytelling and music event features two Michigan music legends, plus guest musician Dean Fertita, a Detroit native who plays with Queens of the Stone and the Raconteurs, and collaborated with Pop for his latest album, “Post Pop Depression.” 7 p.m. Sun. $35. 4140 Woodward, Detroit. (313) 833-9700.