Big 3: Top events Saturday and Sunday in Metro Detroit
1. Detroit Grand Prix at Belle Isle: Besides the races, the Detroit Grand Prix includes music headliners like pop/rock duo A Great Big World (6 p.m. Saturday) and country artist David Nail ( 1 p.m. Sunday). 7:30 a.m. Friday-Saturday and 8 a.m. Sunday. Single day tickets start at $65. Free admission Friday. Belle Isle, Detroit. detroitgp.com.
2. Palmer Park Art Fair in Palmer Park: This year, this juried art fair features a big screen broadcast of a performance by the Detroit Symphony Orchestra. The Detroit Institute of Arts will also be on site with its DIA Away trailer, containing digital and hands-on stations. 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Saturday and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday. Free. Palmer Park, Detroit. palmerparkartfair.com
3.. Ferndale Pride in Downtown Ferndale: This family-friendly celebration of equality and inclusion takes over downtown Ferndale with music, shopping, children’s activities and more. The day starts with an Interfaith Service at 10 a.m. Saturday at Affirmations (290 W. Nine Mile). Most activities are on Nine Mile west of Woodward, Ferndale. ferndalepride.com.