Events


COSMOS: Films in Space

COSMOS: Films in Space

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Apollo moon landing, Mothlight Microcinema and Seafoam Palace are thrilled to host Raul Benitez, who brings to us an exciting program of films for your viewing delight!


Animated Curiosities

Animated Curiosities

Yup, another round of mind-bending short films from our film curator, Bryan Parcival!


Animated Curiosities

Animated Curiosities

Join us for the next round of short animated films on our lawn! Our annual series of summer screenings continues on Sunday, August 5 with strange marvels from all over the world.


Three Continents

Three Continents

Travel with us to Kenya, Cuba and Patagonia in photos by Charlene Uresy, Susan Dundon and Julia Solis.


Open House

Open House

Art, Anomalies and Shadow Puppets; stop by for some hot cider!


Animated Incantations

Animated Incantations

Seafoam Palace presents: Animated Incantations – A Mystifying Mouthful of Short Animated Films Rarely seen animated wonders from many different countries, shown at Carl Nielbock’s CAN Arts in Eastern Market. Curated by Bryan Papciak; after party at CAN Arts TBA! Free and outdoors ** Please check our Facebook event page in case of rain **


Animated Curiosities

Animated Curiosities

We're back! It's our annual screening of short animated films with rarely seen marvels from Eastern Europe, Asia, Detroit and more.


Animated Curiosities

Animated Curiosities

The program of short films is curated by award-winning animator Bryan Papciak and includes rarely seen marvels from Eastern Europe, Asia, Detroit … and a magical island.


Islands of the Hollow Earth

Islands of the Hollow Earth

Series: Phantom Islands

If you recently saw a strange, glowing apparition along the Detroit waterfront, chances are you encountered a phantom island. Probably a phantom island conjured by the Seafoam Palace. Blending local history with a dose of intraterrestrial fantasy, our event Islands of the Hollow Earth floated up an eastside canal as part of the Totems Arts …


Inside Earthworm

Inside Earthworm

As part of Red Bull Creation in Detroit, Seafoam Palace presents “Inside Earthworm”, a workshop by performance artist VNESSWOLFCHILD. This kid-friendly event is open to any adventurer who would like to investigate life from a vastly different perspective. The workshop provides a format for exploring what it’s like to be an earthworm via costumes, installation, …