Events by Month

July 2024

July 11, 2024

Late Nights at the Museum - Free Admission!

5:00pm to 8:00pm

MAY 16 | JUNE 20 | JULY 11 | AUGUST 1

Admission to the Detroit Historical Museum is free from 5:00 - 8:00 pm, courtesy of the William Davidson Foundation!

No advance registration is necessary.

July 11, 2024

Panel Discussion: Immigration Past & Present - Free Admission!

6:30pm to 8:00pm

From its 1701 origins through today, Detroit has been enriched by and depended on immigrants.  In partnership with JCRC/AJC, our panel discussion considers immigration’s continuities and changes over time. You’ll be amazed by what you learn!

July 14, 2024

Kresge Second Sundays - Free Museum Admission!

1:00pm to 5:00pm

JUNE 9 | JULY 14 | AUGUST 11 | SEPTEMBER 8 | OCTOBER 13 | NOVEMBER 10 | DECEMBER 8 | JANUARY 12

To celebrate the new exhibition Kresge at 100, museum admission will be free on the second Sunday of the month through January 2025, courtesy of the Kresge Foundation.

July 19, 2024

2024 Concert of Colors: Louder Than Love Film Screening

11:00am to 12:30pm

From artists like Alice Cooper and Ted Nugent to Iggy & the Stooges, the stage of the Grande Ballroom was blasting and jamming as one of the greatest rock and roll venues in the world. Louder than Love showcases the true story of The Grande Ballroom. Watch, listen and learn from music icons like BB King, Slash, Alice Cooper, Roger Daltrey and many others, as they tell the story of the impact that the Grande Ballroom had not only on the City of Detroit, but on the world of Rock and Roll. Directed and produced by Tony D’Annunzio and edited by Karl Rausch.

July 19, 2024

2024 Concert of Colors - Performances, Screening and Panel Discussion

1:00pm to 7:30pm

Join us at the Detroit Historical Museum for a full day of entertainment!

More details on the Concert of Colors and a full schedule of events is at concertofcolors.com.

Admission to the performances and the museum is free with no registration required.

 

Legends Plaza Stage (Outside)

1-2:30 p.m. PBM (Peanut Butter Mosquito)

July 20, 2024

Clone of 2024 Concert of Colors: Louder Than Love Film Screening

11:00am to 12:30pm

From artists like Alice Cooper and Ted Nugent to Iggy & the Stooges, the stage of the Grande Ballroom was blasting and jamming as one of the greatest rock and roll venues in the world. Louder than Love showcases the true story of The Grande Ballroom. Watch, listen and learn from music icons like BB King, Slash, Alice Cooper, Roger Daltrey and many others, as they tell the story of the impact that the Grande Ballroom had not only on the City of Detroit, but on the world of Rock and Roll. Directed and produced by Tony D’Annunzio and edited by Karl Rausch.

July 20, 2024

2024 Concert of Colors - Lowrider Show and Performances

1:00pm to 6:00pm

Join us at the Detroit Historical Museum Back Stage for a day-long car show featuring some of Southeast Michigan’s most spectacular low-riders along with musical performances by local Latino bands and DJs.

More details on the Concert of Colors and a full schedule of events is at concertofcolors.com.

July 21, 2024

2024 Concert of Colors: Louder Than Love Film Screening

2:00pm to 3:30pm

From artists like Alice Cooper and Ted Nugent to Iggy & the Stooges, the stage of the Grande Ballroom was blasting and jamming as one of the greatest rock and roll venues in the world. Louder than Love showcases the true story of The Grande Ballroom. Watch, listen and learn from music icons like BB King, Slash, Alice Cooper, Roger Daltrey and many others, as they tell the story of the impact that the Grande Ballroom had not only on the City of Detroit, but on the world of Rock and Roll. Directed and produced by Tony D’Annunzio and edited by Karl Rausch.