Events in Windsor and Detroit

Windsor Events

June 17-July 1 – Windsor Summer Fest, Windsor, ON

  • Summer festival, located at the Riverfront
  • This annual event celebrates the national holidays of Canada and the US
  • Will feature amusements, rides, food and game booths, tug boat races, parade (July 1), live entertainment over the weekend
  • This year the Festival will have a 50s and 60s retro theme
  • Target Fireworks over the river takes place Monday, June 23rd

June 21-28 – Eight Days in June: Creation in Conflict, Max Fisher Music Center

  • Detroit Symphony Orchestra launches a new annual music festival, and promises to present classical, jazz, and chamber music as well as spoken word, film, lectures, and more,
  • In addition to performances by the DSO, the following artists will be featured throughout the festival week: the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and Ghanian drummer Yacub Addy; pianist Christopher O’Riley performing the music of Radiohead; and Chuck D., founder of the hip hop group Public Enemy

Detroit Events

June 19 Movies in the Park / Belle Isle
June 20-23 Detroit International River Days Festival / River Walk
June 23 Target Fireworks / Riverfront
June 26 Movies in the Park / Belle Isle
June 26-29 Detroit Windsor International Film Festival
June 27 Rockin' on the Riverfront / RiverWalk
June 27 4th Fridays with Ford / Campus Martius Park, Jazz on the Beach / Belle Isle