Some interesting ones coming up are:
- Oxford Backyards & Burgers is in very cool downtown Oxford May 17-20. Times are 4-11 p.m. May 17-18, noon-11 p.m. May 19, 1-8 p.m. May 20. And again, it's free. Besides voting in the Best Burger Contest, enjoy entertainment and kids' activities.
- Want to live a greener lifestyle? Learn how at the Chelsea Green Fair and Home Show May 19-20 at Chelsea Fairgrounds, 20501 Old US-12 Highway, Chelsea. Times are 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Once more, enjoy free admission and parking. The home show next door also includes the Washtenaw County Health and Wellness Expo as well as the second annual Chelsea Fine Art & Craft Fair and premiere Green Vehicle Showcase.
- Festival of the Nations, which started last weekend, takes placeat Warren City Hall, 29500 Van Dyke Ave., Warren, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays through Oct. 28. Admission and parking are free. All kinds of international, exotic food is available at this event, which also features world cultures and entertainment alongside a farmers market.