Big 3: Things to do Saturday and Sunday
1. Aretha Franklin at Detroit Music Weekend
The area surrounding Detroit’s Music Hall will have four stages of free live entertainment. The Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin’s concert is the main event at 6 p.m. Sat. Other acts include Josh Gracin (11 a.m.), Laith Al-Saadi (12:45 p.m.), Argentine Tango Detroit (2:15 p.m.) and Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels (3:45 p.m.). Free. Madison and John R, Detroit. detroitmusicweekend.org.
2. Motor City Pride at Hart Plaza
The highlight of this annual celebration of LGBT pride and acceptance is Sunday’s Pride Parade, which steps off at 11 a.m. at Griswold and Jefferson. 1-8 p.m. Sat. and 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Sun. Free. Jefferson at Woodward, Detroit. motorcitypride.org.
3. Pewabic House & Garden Show at Pewabic Pottery
Get a look at the newest handmade Pewabic creations, plus family-friendly activities. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat. and 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Sun. 10125 E. Jefferson, Detroit. pewabic.org.