Big 3: Top events in Metro Detroit Saturday and Sunday

Melody Baetens
The Detroit News
The Jefferson Chalmers neighborhood

1. Jazzin’ at the Vanity in Jefferson Chalmers Neighborhood: This historic Detroit neighborhood will be alive with local vendors, two stages of live music, a full bar and activities for all ages. Noon-9 p.m. Sat. and 1-7 p.m. Sun. Free. E. Jefferson between Newport and Lakewood streets, Detroit.

Country star Dierks Bentley plays the DTE Energy Music Theatre.

2. Dierks Bentley at DTE Energy Music Theatre: Grammy Award-nominated country star Dierks Bentley returns to town with his Burning Man Tour. His latest album was last summer’s “The Mountain,” which features the track the tour is named after. 7 p.m. Sat. $36 and up. 7774 Sashabaw, Clarkston. (313) 471-7000.

Lionel Richie

3. Lionel Richie at DTE Energy Music Theatre: Singer, music producer and former Commodore, Richie brings his to Clarkston for an outdoor show. The Grammy and Golden Globe Award-winner and was recently a judge on "American Idol." 7:30 p.m. Sun. $29.50 and up. 7774 Sashabaw, Clarkston. (313) 471-7000.

Melody Baetens