Fri. Aug. 10
Artwalk at FIA from 7-9pm.Tour an exhibition with an FIA curator at 7pm. Artist demonstrations and hands-on activities from 6-9pm. Exploring the Glass from the new Contemporary Craft Wing with Assistant Curator of Exhibitions Sarah Kohn. The art demonstration is clay with FIA Art School Instructor Jeff Hageman and guests can join in. Members receive a 10 percent discount at the Palette Café. Swing into summer with Friday Night Happy Hour on the FIA patio! Drink specials from 5-9pm.
Flint Institute of Arts 1120 E. Kearsley St., Flint
Communities First, Inc.’s Culture Shock program presents the 2018 Movies Under the Stars summer film series from 7:30-11pm. The pre-party starts at 7:30pm and the movie begins at dusk. Join us in the lower garden for lawn games, petting zoo, and tons of family fun! Movie snacks such as popcorn, candy and water will be provided. There will also be prize drawings for T-shirts and gift cards. Parking is located in Lot G of Mott Community College’s campus.
Applewood Estate, 1401 E. Kearsley St., Flint
Sat. Aug. 11
Magic is everywhere, especially in books. Classic and current children’s books are transformed by one of the country’s top children’s magicians, into mind-boggling magic routines. Recommended for families of all ages. 2-3pm.
Flint Public Library/Main Branch, 1026 E. Kearsley St., Flint
One-day Performing Arts and Music Festival in Buckham Alley from 12-10pm. Enjoy some food, music and art.
Buckham Alley Downtown Flint
Experience a fast-paced, fun-filled family night at the tracks featuring Monster Truck Rides and a Superhero Bike Ride. Wear your superhero costume and get $2 off General Admission. Kids 12 and under are free. 4:30-11pm.
Auto City Speedway, 10205 N. Saginaw St., Clio