Imagine a yacht club: stuffed shirt-types sip pouilly-fuissé by the water, wear captain’s hats and brag about how much better they are than “the landlubbers,” right? As it turns out, yacht clubs aren’t really like that at all— particularly the North Cape Yacht Club (NCYC). Oh, there’s drinking all right, and maybe a few captain’s
Scat with the coolest cats when jazz hits the Rock and Roll Capital of the World. The 38th annual Tri-C Jazz Fest descends on Cleveland to benefit Cuyahoga Community College. Boz Scaggs, Boney James, Norman Brown, Kamasi Washington, Dianne Reeves will be to make you shuffle your feet, snap your fingers and get down with
Boost your brainpower, get whisked away to a fantasyland or just be a lookie-loo when the Ann Arbor Book Festival hits Michigan. From the street fair (Washington St. between 4th and 5th Ave.) on Saturday to book crawls in various restaurants, bars and stores, book vendors will have items for sale, and authors and poets will
Here at Adams Street Publishing Co., we give the people what they want— and what they want is tacos. Join Current magazine, our Ann Arbor-based sister publication, at Tacomania 2017 in Ypsilanti. Numerous vendors, offering crunchy and soft-shelled deliciousness in a creative assortment of flavors and fillings, will set up shop. And yes, there’ll be
Support the Toledo Northwestern Ohio Food Bank with beats— and canned beets, if you feel so inclined— during their Northwest Ohio Music Festival. Hear The New Fashioned at 5:30pm, R&B singer and songwriter Tinsley Ellis at 7pm and funk and soul from the Average White Band at 8:30pm. Enjoy food trucks, beer, wine and soda.
Can’t wait until the 3rd annual Great Lakes Arts & Jazz Festival? The fall festival is set for Saturday, September 9, but until then you can celebrate the rich legacy of Toledo jazz through June 29 with festival supporters on Thursday evenings at The Summit in downtown Toledo. Presented with the H-Factor Jazz Show (88.3fm,