Big 3: Top Events Saturday and Sunday
1. Big & Rich and Chris Janson at Sound Board at MotorCity Casino Hotel
Award-winning country duo Big Kenny and John Rich hit the stage at the MotorCity Sound Board. The pair’s most recent release was last year’s “Did it for the Party,” which hit No. 1 on Billboard’s Independent Albums chart. 9:15 p.m. Saturday. $75 and up. 2901 Grand River, Detroit. (313) 309-4700.
2. Day Out with Thomas with Thomas the Tank Engine at Greenfield Village
Hop aboard this larger-than-life train as he travels through 80 acres of one of the area’s best attractions. 9:30-4:30 p.m. Saturday-Sunday, plus May 5-6 and May 12-13. $39.75, $37 seniors, $32.75 ages 5-11, $11.75 for members. 20900 Oakwood, Dearborn. (313) 982-6001 or thehenryford.org.
3. 46th Annual International Glass Invitational ‘Glasstopia’ at Habatat Galleries
Said to be the largest and oldest annual studio glass exhibition in the world, Glasstopia, includes 400 works of contemporary glass art by more than 100 artists from 26 countries. 8 p.m. Saturday. exhibition kick off (runs through June 22). 4400 Fernlee, Royal Oak. (248) 554-0590 or habatat.com.