The Friday Five — Sept. 14-17

Your guide to the weekend's events

Metro | Published September 13, 2023


1. Troy Family Daze
Sept. 14-17 • Troy

Live music, carnival and midway, food trucks, touch a truck, wrestling shows, cutest pet contest, fireworks, 5K/fun run and more, 4-9 p.m. Sept. 14, 4-11 p.m. Sept. 15, 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Sept. 16 and noon-7 p.m. Sept. 17, City of Troy campus, 500 W. Big Beaver Road,

Read the story: Community prepares for 63rd annual Troy Family Daze

2. Metro Boat Show
Sept. 14-17 • Harrison Township

Meet Daisy Kelliher from “Below Deck,” tour Pride of Michigan, cruise on Spirit of Lake St. Clair, hear live music at Tiki Bar, enjoy kids zone and more, 1-7:30 p.m. Sept. 14-15, 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m. Sept. 16 and 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 17, Lake St. Clair Metropark, 31300 Metropolitan Parkway in Harrison Township,

Read the story: Boat show returns to Lake St. Clair Metropark

3. Stoney Creek Village's Bicentennial Celebration
Sept. 17 • Rochester Hills

Live entertainment, speakers, historic displays and presentations, milk a fake cow and more, noon-5 p.m. Sept. 17, Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm, 1005 Van Hoosen Road,

Read the story: Stoney Creek Village celebrates bicentennial Sept. 17

4. Lac. Ste. Claire Fine Art Fair
Sept. 16-17 • St. Clair Shores

Fine art, shopping, children's activities and crafts, Miss Michigan performing speed painting and more, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 16-17, Veterans Memorial Park, 32400 Jefferson Ave. in St. Clair Shores,

Read the story: Lac Ste. Claire Fine Art Fair coming in September

5. Crafts on the Clinton
Sept. 15 • Sterling Heights

Beer and wine tasting, live music, food and art vendors on banks of Clinton River, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Sept. 15, Farmers Market Pavilion at Dodge Park, 40620 Utica Road in Sterling Heights,

Bonus: North American International Detroit Auto Show
Sept. 16-24 • Detroit

Public event portion of NAIAS features vehicle displays, exhibits, Powering Michigan EV Experience indoor track, street course ride-and-drives and more, Sept. 16-24, Huntington Place, One Washington Blvd. in Detroit, hours and pricing at


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