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45th Annual Noel Night

Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 5 - 10 PM

The 45th annual Noel Night takes place Saturday, December 2, 2017, from 5 - 10 PM in Midtown Detroit. Over 100 participating venues, including  the Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History, the Detroit Institute of Arts, the Michigan Science Center, the Detroit Historical Museum, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra and the Detroit Public Library, will open their doors to the public free of charge during this Cultural Center-wide holiday open house. Activities include horse-drawn carriage rides, holiday shopping, family craft activities and performances by over 200 area music, theatre, and dance groups, and other special performances.

PLEASE NOTE:  The location for the community sing-along led by the Salvation Army has changed. It will now take place on Wayne State University's campus at the southwest corner of Woodward and Warren Avenues.

Noel Night activities and entertainment are free at The Wright Museum, but entrance to the exhibitions require museum admission.

Noel Night is produced by Midtown Detroit, Inc., a nonprofit community development organization that supports economic growth in Detroit's Midtown district.

 

Schedule of Noel Night Events at The Wright Museum

Ford Motor Rotunda
5-10 PM: Photos with Santa Photos & Vendors sponsored by The Wright’s Women’s Committee
5-10 PM: Giveaway Table sponsored by McDonald's’
5-7:15 PM: Inner Voices Flute Quartet
7:30-9:30 PM: Violin Divas

General Motors Theater
5-5:40 PM: Ballet Renaissance
5:45-6:10 PM: Mosaic Theater Troupe
6:15-6:55 PM: REAL Music featuring DEEP
7-7:25 PM: Mosaic Theater Troupe
7:30-8:45 PM: Isis Damil
9-10 PM: Les Nubians


Multipurpose Room
5-5:30 PM: Inkster Alpha Kappa Alpha “Ringing Pearls Handbell Choir”
5:45-6:15 PM: King High School Dance Department
6:20-6:50 PM: Marygrove Institute Repertory Dancers
6:55-7:25 PM: Innerscope Dance Company
7:30-8 PM: Motor City Dance Company
8:30-8:45 PM: CT Gents Selection
8:45-9 PM: Xavier Jack Performance
9-10 PM: Nanou Djiapo Drumming & Dancing


Lewis Latimer Cafe (Lower Level)
5-10 PM: Zeta Phi beta Sorority, Inc. Make and Take Ornaments

Orientation Theater (Lower Level)
5-10 PM: Performances and Programming Hosted by The Pierians

Classrooms (Lower Level)
5-10 PM: Youth Programming & Crafts hosted by The Wright Museum