Big 3: Top events Saturday and Sunday
1. “Kinky Boots” at Fox Theatre
The award-winning hit musical was created by Cyndi Lauper and Harvey Fierstein. The plot line goes from a men’s shoe factory in Northampton to the runways of Milan, and is based on a true story. 7:30 p.m. Friday, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, and 1 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday. $30 and up. 2211 Woodward, Detroit. (313) 471-6611.
2. Youmacon 2017 Cobo Center and Renaissance Center:
This celebration of Japanese pop culture has continuous programming and things to do through Sunday evening. $25 and up. 1 Washington, Detroit. youmacon.com.
3. Macklemore at Fillmore Detroit
Hip-hop artist Maclemore released his second studio solo album “Gemini” in September. Expect to hear songs from that release, plus other hit songs. 7 p.m. Sunday. $36 and up. 2115 Woodward, Detroit. (313) 961-5451.