Big 4: Top events in Metro Detroit this weekend

Melody Baetens
The Detroit News
2018 Movement Electronic Music Festival in Hart Plaza in Detroit, Michigan on May 28, 2018.

1. Movement at Hart Plaza: Movement at Hart Plaza: Award-winning electronic music festival Movement returns to Hart Plaza with a three-day line up of techno, house, hip-hop and other dance music genres. This year’s headliners are Carl Craig, Loco Dice, Danny Brown, Gucci Mane, Kevin Saunderson and the Saunderson Brothers, Oscar Mulero, Richie Hawtin, GRiZ, DJ Nobu and more. Sat.-Mon. $99 and up. 1 Hart Plaza, Detroit.

St. Mary’s Polish Country Fair is Friday-Monday in Orchard Lake.

2. St. Mary's Polish Country Fair at Orchard Lake St. Mary's Campus: This nearly 50-year tradition is a go-to activity for those who choose to stay in town over the holiday weekend. The Polish food is a big attraction, with pierogis, stuffed cabbage, kielbasa, baked treats and more. The Country Fair also has a Vegas tent with casino games, live music, vendors and a carnival with rides appropriate for all ages. 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Sat.-Sun. and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Mon. $5, $20 per family (up to six people). 3535 Commerce, Orchard Lake. (248) 706-6775 or

3. “Pride & Joy: The Marvin Gaye Musical” at Fisher Theatre: This touring theatrical production tells the story of Marvin Gaye and Anna Gordy and their influence on Motown. 2 and 8 p.m. Sat. and 3 and 7:30 p.m. Sun. (through June 2). $70 and up, subject to change. 3011 W. Grand Blvd., Detroit.

The audience soaks in the sounds of Civil War era music played by the Camp Chase Fifes and Drums U.S. Army band.

4. Civil War Remembrance at Greenfield Village: Immerse yourself in history as more than 700 re-enactors bring the Civil War to life this holiday weekend. On Memorial Day Monday there will be a commemoration ceremony at noon to honor all veterans and active duty men and women. 9:30 a.m. Sat.-Mon. $28, $25.25 seniors, $21 ages 5-11. Free with membership. 20900 Oakwood, Dearborn. (313) 982-6001.

Melody Baetens