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It’s going to be a busy weekend in Detroit, and guests are being asked to plan accordingly. That’s especially true because we metro Detroit will have some major road closures this weekend. Because of all the events set for The District Detroit, guests are encouraged to secure advanced parking online at ParkDistrictDetroit.com.

Additionally, the following road closures will affect downtown this weekend, according to a release:

  • I-94 full closure in both directions between I-75 and I-96 between September 29-October 4
  • Brush Street closed to vehicles over I-75 through late October
  • Triple lane closure on SB I-75 from Clark to Springwells from Friday, September 30 at 9 p.m. to Monday, October 3 at 5 a.m.

Here are some of the events scheduled for this weekend:

Saturday, October 1

Tigers vs. Twins / Comerica Park / 6:10 p.m. (4:30 p.m. Gates)
Real Talk Comedy Tour / Fox Theatre / 7 p.m. (Doors open at 6 p.m.)
Post Malone / Little Caesars Arena / 8 p.m. (Doors open at 7 p.m.)

Sunday, October 2

Tigers vs. Twins / Comerica Park / 12:10 p.m. (10:30 a.m. Gates)
Detroit Pistons Open Practice / Little Caesars Arena / 11 a.m. (Doors open at 10 a.m.)
Lions vs. Seahawks / Ford Field / 1 p.m.
Jack Harlow / Fox Theatre / 7:45 p.m. (Doors open at 6:30 p.m.)

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Anne Erickson's love for music drew her into radio, and she started shortly after graduating from MSU. She has a passion for rock and metal, plus local music. She also fronts the band Upon Wings. Email Anne at erickson@WRIF.com, follow her on Instagram at @EricksonAnne and tweet at her @AnneErickson!