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Big 3: Top Events Saturday and Sunday

Melody Baetens
The Detroit News
Comedian George Lopez

1. The Comedy Get Down at Joe Louis Arena

D.L. Hughley, Cedric the Entertainer, George Lopez and Eddie Griffin return to town for a night of stand-up comedy. 8 p.m. Saturday. $49.75 and up. 19 Steve Yzerman Drive, Detroit. (313) 471-6611.

2. Red Bull Hart Lines at Hart Plaza

Nationally-known athletes will roll into town for Saturday’s annual Red Bull Hart Lines, a skateboarding competition developed by pro skateboarder Ryan Sheckler. Gates open at 10 a.m. and the skateboarding will start at 11 a.m. Watch the games live at Hart Plaza, or see highlights on NBC at 4:30 p.m. June 17. 1 Hart Plaza, Detroit. redbull.com/us-en/events/hart-lines-2017.

Gladys Knight is at the Fox.

3. Gladys Knight with the

Commodores at Fox Theatre

The Empress of Soul, Knight takes the stage at the Fox Theatre for a Mother’s Day concert. Known for reaching across R&B, gospel, soul, pop and funk genres, Knight will be supported by her fellow Motown artists, the Commodores. 7:30 p.m. Sunday. $59.50 and up. 2211 Woodward, Detroit. (313) 471-6611.

Melody Baetens