Events by Month

October 2020

October 3, 2020

Lunchtime Techno

11:30am to 1:55pm
Detroit Historical Museum

For three Saturdays in a row, visit Legends Plaza at the Detroit Historical Museum (facing Woodward Avenue) at lunchtime for a new lineup of DJs, food trucks and socially-distanced fun. 

Admission is free for this outdoor event!

 

October 10, 2020

Lunchtime Techno

11:30am to 1:55pm
Detroit Historical Museum

For three Saturdays in a row, visit Legends Plaza at the Detroit Historical Museum (facing Woodward Avenue) at lunchtime for a new lineup of DJs, food trucks and socially-distanced fun. 

Admission is free for this outdoor event!

 

October 15, 2020

Virtual Third Thursday Speaker Series: Darryl DeAngelo Terrell

6:30pm to 8:30pm

Third Thursdays are back! We'll be bringing you this dynamic program in the comfort of your own home with a year-long series we're calling "Our Stories Matter: Conversations and Tales for a changing Detroit."

On Thursday, October 15, we will be joined by Detroit-based artist and 2019 Kresge Fellow, Darryl DeAngelo Terrell as they discuss their work, their Detroit, and what it means to be young, black and queer in the city. You won't want to miss one of the brightest voices in our city today.

Virtual Third Thursday Speaker Series: Darryl DeAngelo Terrell

6:30pm to 8:30pm
Detroit Historical Museum

Third Thursdays are back! We'll be bringing you this dynamic program in the comfort of your own home with a year-long series we're calling "Our Stories Matter: Conversations and Tales for a changing Detroit."

On Thursday, October 15, we will be joined by Detroit-based artist and 2019 Kresge Fellow, Darryl DeAngelo Terrell as they discuss their work, their Detroit, and what it means to be young, black and queer in the city. You won't want to miss one of the brightest voices in our city today.

October 17, 2020

Detroit Beer Trail

1:00pm to 4:55pm

Saturday, October 17

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Detroit Historical Museum 

Detroit Beer Trail

1:00pm to 4:55pm
Detroit Historical Museum

Saturday, October 17

1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Detroit Historical Museum 

October 17, 2020

Virtual Event: Detroit Beer Trail

4:00pm to 4:55pm
Detroit Historical Museum

Saturday, October 17

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Virtual Beer Tasting 

Virtual Event: Detroit Beer Trail

4:00pm to 4:55pm

Saturday, October 17

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Virtual Beer Tasting 

October 24, 2020

Members Only! The Parade Company

10:00am to 11:30am

Just in time for Thanksgiving, take a journey to the Parade Company Studio, which houses more than 3,000 costumes in the 200,000 square foot warehouse. The collection houses the world’s largest papier-maché heads made to resemble area icons and other famous characters. Enjoy seeing holidays take shape right before your eyes!  

Spooky Weekend Scavenger Hunt

10:00am to 4:55pm
Detroit Historical Museum

Guests of all ages are invited for a ghoulish gallivant in our galleries, searching for clues in a historic scavenger hunt throughout the museum. Candy and other treats will be awarded to those who can find all the clues and solve all the puzzles! Costumes are encouraged, and the scavenger hunt is free with general admission.

 

Purchase advance timed tickets and learn more about our visitor safety guidelines below.

October 25, 2020

Spooky Weekend Scavenger Hunt

1:00pm to 4:55pm
Detroit Historical Museum

Guests of all ages are invited for a ghoulish gallivant in our galleries, searching for clues in a historic scavenger hunt throughout the museum. Candy and other treats will be awarded to those who can find all the clues and solve all the puzzles! Costumes are encouraged, and the scavenger hunt is free with general admission.

 

Purchase advance timed tickets and learn more about our visitor safety guidelines below.

October 31, 2020

Members Only! Two Way Inn Bar A.M. Tour

10:00am to 11:30am

Since 1876, Two Way Inn has been selling spirits. and patrons have been seeing them as well. Now, you, too, can experience the history and mystery of Detroit’s oldest bar. On this special Halloween tour, we will learn the story of this famous spot and maybe catch a glimpse of the resident ghost, Col. Philetus Norris. 

October 31, 2020

Members Only! Two Way Inn Bar P.M. Tour

1:00pm to 2:30pm

Since 1876, Two Way Inn has been selling spirits. and patrons have been seeing them as well. Now, you, too, can experience the history and mystery of Detroit’s oldest bar. On this special Halloween tour, we will learn the story of this famous spot and maybe catch a glimpse of the resident ghost, Col. Philetus Norris.