1. Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo - Meow! Hundreds of dogs, cats, puppies and kittens will be available for adoption at the Detroit Zoo in this collaborative effort with the Michigan Humane Society and over 20 local animal organizations. May 17—18.
2. Books & Beer Backyard Bash - Like books? Head to the Old Miami for a celebration of Michigan writers hosted by the Wayne State University Press. May 17th.
3. Motor City Comic Con - Kapow! Pop culture, super heroes, comics and Stan Lee will all be at the Suburban Collection Showplace this weekend. May 17—19.
4. Oakaloosa Photo Walk at the Historic Fort Wayne - If you've never been to this historic fort on the Detroit River—or even if you have—grab your camera and explore it through your lens. May 18th.
5. Dossin Great Lakes Museum Re-Opening - After months of renovations, the museum re-opens this weekend with extended hours. May 18—19.
Bonus: Flower Day at Eastern Market
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