Planet Ant Theatre
The Planet Ant Theatre is a unique professional theater that has developed and produced new plays for 15 years. It also has monthly stage readings of innovative and original works by local playrights, directors, and artists. Every Monday evening the Planet Ant Improv Colony puts on a show, as well as twice yearly improv festivals.
The Blowout is an annual indie music festival in Hamtramck that showcases the best musical talent Michigan has to offer. Said to be the largest festival of its sort in the world, the Blowout brings in more than 200 bands for four days of music that is played in over a dozen venues and bars throughout the city.