Catch the annual Braylon Edwards Celebrity Basketball Game this weekend
Come out to the "Annual Braylon Edwards Celebrity Basketball Game" at Pioneer High School on Friday. Doors open at 7 p.m. Last year saw players from the Kansas City Chiefs, Philadelphia Eagles, Cleveland Cavaliers, the Detroit Pistons and more. They expect big stars again this year. The game benefits U-M researchers racing toward a treatment for ALS. $20 adult, $15 student. Special VIP courtside passes are available for $100. For tickets, visit www.BraylonEdwards.com. Pioneer is at 601 W. Stadium Blvd., Ann Arbor. 734-994-2120.
The Charles Lloyd New Quartet will play at the Michigan Theater on Saturday. 8 p.m. Forty years ago, saxophonist Charles Lloyd was a pop star; his 1966 album, "Forest Flower," sold a million copies. Lloyd has always led exceptional bands, and this is perhaps the best. $18-$44. The Michigan is at 603 E. Liberty St., Ann Arbor. 734-668-8397.
Support the Ann Arbor Derby Dimes and the FLY Children Art's Center at the "Whip Stitch Art and Craft Fair" on Sunday at the Corner Brewery. 2-10 p.m. Find cool, one-of-a-kind crafts and gifts at this craft fair, which helps support two great local groups. No cost to attend. The Corner Brewery is at 720 Norris St., Ypsilanti. 734-480-2739.
U-M Outdoor Adventures will present the "Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour" at the Michigan Theater on Sunday. 7 p.m. From an exploration of remote landscapes and mountain cultures to adrenaline-fueled action sports, films in this year’s world tour are sure to captivate and amaze the explorer within you. $15 ($10 for UM students) in advance. $17 ($12 for UM students) at the door. The Michigan is at 603 E. Liberty St., Ann Arbor. 734-668-8397.