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Thinking about the weekend? Bring your date to the DIA. Check out one of three exhibitions on view, see a movie, listen to live music or grab a drink in Kresge Court. The museum is open until 10 on Fridays, and admission is free for residents of Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties.

Image: "Pepper Adams and Claude Black at Baker's Keyboard Lounge, Detroit," Russ Marshall, 1981, gelatin silver print. Detroit Institute of Arts
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