Weekend Planner: Art Market, Theater Galore and More

Here's a look at what's happening around town this weekend.

The weekend is here! What to do? Let Patch help you plan.

  • Where: 
  • When: 6-9 p.m. Friday
  • Pricing: Free
  • Why Go: Head to downtown Northville for the First Friday Experience with art, demonstrations and treats. Be sure to stop at the Northville Art House's opening reception for its Holiday Art Market. Now in its seventh year, patrons can look for unique items crafted by area artists — think jewelry, printmaking, photographs, paintings, glass, mosaics and more. A used book sale will be going on downstairs to benefit Friends of the Northville Library and the Northville Art House.

Disney's Aladdin Jr.

  • Where: City of Novi Civic Center
  • When: 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 2 p.m. Sunday
  • Pricing: $12 for children and seniors, $15 for adults
  • Why Go:  Get ready for a magic carpet ride as the Novi Civic Theatre presents Disney's Aladdin Jr., featuring beloved characters such as Aladdin, Jasmine and the Genie and popular songs such as "A Whole New World" brought to life on stage by 35 talented local youngsters.

Five Course Love

  • Where: Andiamo Novi Theatre
  • When: 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday; 6 p.m. Sunday (show runs through Nov. 27)
  • Cost: $15 for individuals on Thursdays and Sundays and $20 Fridays and Saturdays. Or get a dinner and show package for two for $49.95 Thursdays and Sundays, or $59.95 Fridays and Saturdays.
  • Why Go: Andiamo presents a new show, Five Course Love, featuring three local actors playing 15 different parts in a show peppered with songs and humor. The premise is simple: five dates, five different restaurants, and all are hungry for love.

Christoph's ALL Stars Charity Evening

  • Where: Toll Brothers Model Home, 17174 Crestbrook Drive (in the Steeplechase subdivision), Northville
  • When: 6 p.m. Sunday
  • Pricing: $20 in advance, $25 at the door 
  • Why Go: Enjoy an evening of hors d'oeuvres, wine, desserts, music, and silent and live auctions in support of raising awareness of and eradicating childhood cancer. The event is the work of Christoph's ALL Stars, a Northville-based nonprofit born of hope and survival.

Other events

  • Snowmobile USA: Three days three days of snowmobiles, equipment, services and more, 5-10 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, at . $10 for ages 12+, free for 11 and younger, $5 parking.
  • Encounters with Art opening reception, 6-8 p.m. today, featuring the work of four area artists unveiled at the , on display thorugh Nov. 27. 
  • Maybury Farm Corn Maze, visit and enjoy animals, playground time and the corn maze, the final weekend this year, 1-10 p.m. Saturday and 1-7 p.m. Sunday at ,, $8.

Still want more options? See our Events page on Patch!


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