Nightlife in Detroit

Monster's Ball Halloween Party on Saturday, October 29 at 9 p.m.

Monster's Ball

The Fillmore Detroit

Don a costume to mix, mingle, dance, party and watch fire performers at The Fillmore til 2 a.m.

$37 $25

Saturday Night Laughs for Two with Kelly "K-Dubb" Walker on Saturday, November 12, at 8:30 p.m. or 11 p.m.

Saturday Night Laughs

Nick's Gaslight Restaurant

Kelly “K-Dubb” Walker and Tarrell “T-Money” Wright team up to deliver jokes with cadence honed on Def Comedy Jam and Storage Hunters

$40 $28

Mushroomhead on October 30 at 7:30 p.m.


Saint Andrew's Hall

Masked alternative metal outfit behind the hit “Sun Doesn’t Rise” delivers a wildly theatrical show

$29 $10

"A Drag Queen Christmas" on November 16 at 8 p.m.

"A Drag Queen Christmas"

The Fillmore Detroit

With stops across the country, this holiday spectacular celebrates the season with a cast of popular contestants from RuPaul’s “Drag Race”

$67.50 $43

Pop Evil on Friday, February 24 at 8 p.m.

Pop Evil

The Fillmore Detroit

Grand Rapids–based rock act shreds through hits such as “Boss’s Daughter” and “Footsteps” from their latest, Up

$29 $20

Local H featuring Helmet on Friday, November 4, at 9:30 p.m.

Local H feat. Helmet

Saint Andrew's Hall

Chicago duo behind the ’90s hit “Bound for the Floor” crank out punchy alternative rock; Helmet joins with hits like “In the Meantime”

$29 $10

"For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide / When the Rainbow Is Enuf" (November 17–20)

For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide / When The Rainbow Is Enuf

Detroit Music Hall

Dance, drama, and poetry combine as seven women tell their intertwining stories of racism and sexism in Ntozake Shange’s Tony-Nominated work

$125.50 $49

Sheryl Underwood: Bullying is No Joke on Saturday, November 5, at 8 p.m.

Sheryl Underwood Bullying Is No Joke

Detroit Music Hall

Comedian Sheryl Underwood—who you know from Def Comedy Jam and “The Talk” on CBS—hosts a fundraiser to battle bullying

$75.30 $32

Tony Roney's Comic Vibe Comedy Club Standup (Through September 30, 2017)

Tony Roney's Comic Vibe Comedy Club

Starter's Bar and Grill

Standup showcase headlined by Tony Roney features up-and-coming comedians from throughout Detroit

$30 $15

Millie Jackson on Saturday, November 12, at 8 p.m.

Millie Jackson

Masonic Temple

Grammy-nominated soul singer and disco diva behind “It Hurts So Good” treats audiences to hits and hilarious stories

$65.15 $40

Musician Steve Turre - Thursday November 10, 2016 / 8:00pm

Music Hall Center

Detroit Music Hall

$30 $21.50

'90s Halloween Party featuring Saved by the 90's on Friday, October 28, at 9 p.m.

Saved By the 90's

Saint Andrew's Hall

1990s tribute band dives deep into the hits of the Clinton era as partygoers dance in throwback fashions

$16 $5

Hip Hop Vs. Everybody Volume 2 feat. DMX and Foxy Brown on Saturday, November 26, at 8 p.m.

Hip Hop Vs. Everybody Volume 2

Masonic Temple

Ruff Rider behind “Party Up (Up In Here)” joins Foxy Brown, Remy Ma, Too Short, and more for an evening of no-holds-barred hip-hop

$94.85 $57.25

Lizt Alfonso Dance Cuba on November 9 at 8 p.m.

Dance Cuba

Detroit Music Hall

New York Times-lauded dance ensemble lights up the stage with flamenco moves and Afro-Cuban rhythms

$137.80 $68

Mike Mills & Robert McDuffie: Concerto for Rock Violin String Orchestra - Sunday November 6, 2016 / 7:30pm

Music Hall Center

Detroit Music Hall

$55 $33.75

Kenny Rogers: The Gambler's Last Deal Christmas & Hits Tour on December 8 at 8 p.m.

Kenny Rogers

Fox Theatre

Pop- and country-music icon Kenny Rogers performs during the 35th and final Christmas & Hits tour

$56.20 $40

Dallas Black Dance Theatre on November 12 at 8 p.m.

Dallas Black Dance Theatre

Detroit Music Hall

Multi-ethnic troupe of predominantly minority professional dancers perform a mixed repertoire set to world-class choreography

$137.80 $68

Katt Williams on Saturday, February 11, at 8 p.m.

Katt Williams

Joe Louis Arena

Unabashed veteran comic with a slew of specials under his belt tackles drugs, sexuality, and relationships

$73.60 $59

Badfish, A Tribute to SUBLIME on February 2 at 8 p.m.


Saint Andrew's Hall

Long-running Sublime tribute perfectly replicates the ska-rock legends, rolling out hits such as “What I Got” and “Santeria”

$20 $10

Neil Berg’s "100 Years of Hollywood" on November 6 at 3 p.m.

Neil Berg’s 100 Years of Hollywood

Fox Theatre

Famed composer joins five Broadway stars to sing some of Hollywood’s greatest tunes, including music from Titanic and Casablanca

$30.20 $19

Concerto for Violin, Rock Band and String Orchestra with R.E.M.'s Mike Mills for Two on November 6 at 7:30 p.m.

Concerto for Violin, Rock Band, and String Orchestra

Detroit Music Hall

Grammy-nominated violinist Robert McDuffie teams with R.E.M.’s Mike Mills for an original concerto melding orchestra and rock and roll

$137.80 $68

Joey Calderazzo Trio - Friday November 4, 2016 / 8:00pm

Music Hall Center

Detroit Music Hall

$35 $22.50

C$25 for a Movie Package for Two with Popcorn and Pop for Two at Lakeshore Cinemas (Up to C$48 Value)

Lakeshore Cinemas

Imagine Cinemas Lakeshore

The newest blockbusters from Hollywood, including features in 3-D, light up the screen as duos munch popcorn and sip pop

C$48 C$25

$39 for Date Night with Two Movie Tickets and $100 eGift Card ($124 Value*)

Ultimate Date Night Package

Online Deal

Create your own ultimate date with movie tickets and a $100 eGift Card for dinner

$124 $39

$17 for Two Hours of Pool and One Appetizer Sampler at Snookers' Pool & Pub ($33.99 Value)

Snookers' Pool & Pub

Multiple Locations

Two hours of billiards gives guests the chance to sink pool balls while chowing down on an appetizer platter

$33.99 $17

Movie Package with Pizza, Popcorn, and Drinks for Two or Four at Riviera Cinema (Up to 34% Off)

Riviera Cinema


Theater boasts plush reclining chairs and wall-to-wall screens; movie-goers reserve their seat ahead of time

$90 $59

Movie Theater Ticket Subscription Plans from MoviePass (Up to 37% Off). Four Options Available.


Online Deal

Smartphone app lets users reserve movie theater tickets at major theaters nationwide, saving them time and money

$17.99 $12.99

Groupon Exclusive: Girls Night Out The Show with Meet and Greet on November 9 or 11

Girls Night Out The Show

Multiple Locations

Muscle-bound hunks unleash ripped abs and sexy dance moves in a tantalizing evening of girls’ night out fun; meet and greet included

$45 $30

$20 For Admission For 2 To The Comedy Club (Reg. $40)

Burroughs Roadhouse

Burroughs Roadhouse

$40 $20

Paw Patrol Tickets

Paw Patrol Tickets

Downtown Detroit

Find tickets for sports, concerts and theatre events on FanXchange’s secondary ticket marketplace and get the best seats for live events.

$60 $60

Select Local Merchants

  • MGM Grand Detroit
    Property Location You'll be centrally located in Detroit with a stay at MGM Grand Detroit, minutes from Fillmore Detroit and Fox Theatre. This 4.5-star hotel is within close proximity of Cobo Center and Detroit Opera House. Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 400 air-conditioned rooms featuring MP3 docking stations and minibars. Plasma televisions with cable programming provide entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature rainfall showerheads and televisions. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as direct-dial phones with free local calls and voice mail. Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities Pamper yourself with a visit to the spa, which offers body treatments and facials. After enjoying recreational amenities such as a casino and a nightclub, a lucky night at the casino is the perfect end to the day. Additional amenities include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands. Dining Enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's dining establishments, which include 5 restaurants and a coffee shop/café. From your room, you can also access room service (during limited hours). At the end of the day, relax with your favorite drink at one of the 6 bars/lounges. Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and limo/town car service. Planning an event in Detroit? This hotel has 30,000 square feet (2787 square meters) of space consisting of conference/meeting rooms, small meeting rooms, and a ballroom. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge, and free valet parking is available onsite.
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  • Majestic Cafe
    If you're craving a midday pick-me-up, swing by Majestic Cafe for a quick cup of coffee and a light cafe bite. Both low-fat and gluten-free menu items are offered at Majestic Cafe. Beer, wine, and more are also available from this restaurant's extensive drink list. Bring the whole family to this restaurant, where kiddos are welcomed with open arms. Enjoy wifi here free of cost. The patio seating at Majestic Cafe is perfect for those warm summer days. Seating is readily available at Majestic Cafe for those with large parties. Fill your ears with the sound of live music — the restaurant often hosts a DJ or a band — as you fill your stomach with delicious food. In the mood for dancing? Jive to a live DJ, and show off your moves on the restaurant floor. Weekend visitors to the restaurant are well advised to take advantage of the reservation system — crowds tend to pack the place on Fridays and Saturdays. Folks tend to dress down at Majestic Cafe, so keep comfort in mind when heading to the restaurant. Can't stay at this restaurant long? Pick up and go home. Catering is also available if you'd like to serve Majestic Cafe's tasty dishes at your next party. At Majestic Cafe, free parking is offered on the whole block. At Majestic Cafe, bikers can lock their bikes safely outside. Meals at Majestic Cafe are affordable, with the average tab amounting to about $30 per person. Easily charge your payment using one of many major credit card options. Catering to diners throughout the day (and night), Majestic Cafe serves AM, PM, and midday meals. Without a doubt, there's no better place for a bit of lunch than Majestic Cafe.
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  • MotorCity Casino Hotel
    Property Location With a stay at MotorCity Casino Hotel in Detroit, you'll be convenient to Masonic Temple and Fox Theatre. This 4.5-star hotel is within close proximity of Fox Theatre and Fillmore Detroit. Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 400 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars and flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with separate bathtubs and showers feature makeup/shaving mirrors and designer toiletries. Conveniences include safes and desks, as well as direct-dial phones with free local calls and voice mail. Rec, Spa, Premium Amenities Head straight for the casino, or wait for that lucky feeling while you enjoy one of the other recreational opportunities, such as a casino and a nightclub. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, a concierge desk, and gift shops/newsstands. Dining Enjoy a meal at a restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's 24-hour room service. At the end of the day, relax with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge. Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include a business center, audiovisual equipment, and express check-out. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference/meeting rooms, small meeting rooms, and a ballroom. Free self parking is available onsite.
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    Detroit, MI US
  • Detroit Institute of Arts Detroit
    Detroit Film Theatre has comfortable seating and large movie screens to provide you the best movie experience in Detroit. Whether you're looking for a quick snack or a full meal, the restaurant at this theater is sure to dish out something delicious. Don't leave the kids at home — youngsters will love the family-friendly activities at this theater just as much as mom and dad. Watch a movie from the comfort of your own car at the drive-in theater. Drive to Detroit Film Theatre and find easy parking in a lot close by or on the street.
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  • Redford Theatre
    When it comes to classic date ideas, it’s hard to top a trip to this historic movie theater, which was first built in 1928 and still features live organ music 30-minutes before each show. Dates can share popcorn (with real butter!) while watching classic films like Breakfast at Tiffany’s and Singin’ In the Rain.
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  • Small Plates
    Small Plates serves delicious tapas with an edgier vibe. Whether you are looking for food low in fat or gluten-free, this restaurant is the place you want to eat. Order a bottle for the table if you like — this restaurant has a full bar stocked with the best wine, beer, and more. Have a few picky young eaters in the family? Not a problem at this restaurant, where the food and ambience are perfect for family dining. Small Plates offers discounted prices on food and drinks during happy hour. On warmer days, take advantage of Small Plates' outdoor seating. At Small Plates, you can dine with your immediate family and your extended family due to the easy seating for large parties. Casual dining at its best, Small Plates customers are free to enjoy themselves in jeans and a T-shirt. Small Plates will even bring the amazing food from their kitchen to yours. Meeting the gang for a movie? Pick up some food from this restaurant. Easy street parking is one option for Small Plates' diners, as well as valet service. Store your bike safely at one of the main bike racks near Small Plates. Treating yourself doesn't mean breaking the bank, come taste the great dishes Small Plates has to offer. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are all served at the restaurant, but the dinner menu is the real standout. So get ready for some Spanish-style sharing. The tapas at Small Plates are hot on the scene and not to be missed. So grab a table at Small Plates, where you can enjoy a delicious variety of tapas with friends.
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    Detroit, MI US