January 31- February 1, 2014, from 6:30pm each night, at The Ark. Two nights of folk & roots music and comedy. Celebrating 37 years with some of the world's finest traditional and contemporary performers. A blend of well-known and up-and-coming artists, providing an opportunity to hear artists you know and love while discovering great new talents.
March 25-30, 2014, at The Michigan Theater: independent & experimental films, new works, renowned artists. Six-day Festival Pass includes the Opening Night Reception/ Screening + 30 ticketed programs throughout the week + admission to State Theatre midnight movies and free or discounted admission to all festival afterparties. See website for screenings throughout the year.
Usually in early April each year at Diag, University of Michigan. 12-1pm & Monroe Street Fair 12-5pm. Live music, venders of extravagant bongs and other paraphernalia, occasional civil disobedience, in efforts to reform marijuana laws. See website for dates and details as announced.
July 16-19, 2014 annual event bringing artists to the streets of Ann Arbor to display their latest works for more than 500,000 fair-goers. Also: Townie Street Party. See website for details as announced.