Outdoor Concerts and Movies, Must Be Summer!

Hi folks! Happy to see my scheduled posts made it up okay, and happy to be back for summertime fun in D/FW!

Now, if there’s something I’ve missed here, please comment below with the info so we can all know about your addition. If you have a future event, please send me the link/info and I’ll get it added to the upcoming roster.  This week, there’s an abundance of outdoor concerts and movies, plus some great stage shows opening up, plus dance classes in the park!  Get all your outdoorsy summer fun in before the heat melts us all and drives us into the A/C for the summer!

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OPENING SOON

Matilda at Bass Performance Hall, June 13 – 18.

Something Rotten! at the Winspear Opera House, June 13 – 25.

King O’ The Moon at Circle Theatre, June 15 – July 15.

Mary Poppins at the Artisan Center Theater in Hurst, June 16 – July 22.

Charlotte’s Web at the Art Centre Theatre in Plano, June 16 – 25.

Hog Day Afternoon at the Art Centre Theatre in Plano, June 16 – 25.

THIS WEEKEND

A-Kon 28 at the Fort Worth Convention Center, June 8 – 11.

Who Has Your Attention? at the Art Centre Theatre in Plano, June 9 – 11.

Half-Price Books Clearance Sale at the Arlington Convention Center, June 9 – 11.

Dallas Gun & Knife Show at Dallas Market Hall, June 10- 11.

FRIDAY JUNE 9TH

Going Homemade: Wine Making at Dr. Jeckyll’s Beer Lab in Arlington.

Friday Jazz at the Old Mill Inn in Fair Park.

Studio FIve90: Silent Spaces at the Kimbell Art Museum.

All About Bette: An Interlude with Bette Davis at Magnolia Lounge at Fair Park.

Two Step in the Park at Klyde Warren Park.

Meet Me at the Modern: A Mixer for Fort Worth Creatives at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.

Bri Bagwell and Reckless Kelly at Levitt Pavilion in Arlington.

Dancin’ and Dominos at Sons of Hermann Hall.

Concerts in the Garden: A Tribute to Elvis at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden.

Artful Readings: You Say to Brick: The Life of Louis Kahn at the Kimbell Art Museum.

Friday on the Green at Magnolia Green in Fort Worth.

SATURDAY JUNE 10TH

Rockwall County Fair at the Rockwall County Courthouse.

Local Motion: The Ballet Burn at Sammons Park.

Mermaid Fin Swim at the Texas Pool in Plano.

Spicy Saturday at the Dallas Farmers Market, featuring salsa music and spicy food, plus the soft opening of Croquette by a fellow Redditor, so show some support if you go out there!

All About Bette: An Interlude with Bette Davis at Magnolia Lounge at Fair Park.

Safari Nights: The O’s at the Dallas Zoo.

SHARKing Lot Party at Toyota Stadium before the Jimmy Buffett and ZZ Top concert.

Rose’ Wine Walk on Henderson Ave celebrating National Rose’ Day.

Dallas Trocars 2017 Picnic at Flag Pole Hill Park.

Spring Chamber Concert Series at the NorthPark Center and the Dallas Symphony Orchestra.

Family Movie Fun: Space Jam at the Fort Worth Library.

North Texas Pride Festival in downtown Plano.

SalsaRita Festival and 5K in Old Town Burleson.

Salsa and Bachata at The Bridge at the Ronald Kirk Pedestrian Bridge/Continental Avenue Bridge.

Jazz on the Trinity at Panther Island Pavilion.

OCFF 2017: Play Your Own Vinyl Happy Hour at Top Ten Records in Oak Cliff.

Soul Food Festival in Grand Prairie.

The Gibbonses and Orleans at Levitt Pavilion in Arlington.

Titas Presents: Ballet BC at the Winspear Opera House.

Art in the Basement Series at the basement lounge in Fort Worth.

Movies on the Beach: Sing at Loyd Park at Joe Pool Lake.

Concerts in the Garden: ABBACADABRA at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden.

Cool Out at Off The Record in Deep Ellum.

SUNDAY JUNE 11TH

LAST CHANCE ‘Between Heaven and Hell’: The Drawings of Jusepe de Ribera at the Meadows Museum, through June 11.

LAST CHANCE Wisdom of Compassion: The Art and Science of Iwasaki Tsuneo at the Crow Collection of Asian Art, through June 11.

LAST CHANCE Rock of Ages at Casa Manana, June 3 – 11.

Tony Awards Watch Party at Alamo Drafthouse Richardson.

Black Violin at Levitt Pavilion in Arlington.

June Brunch at the Fort Worth Food Park.

VOICES at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.

Pioneers of Modern Art: Paul Klee at the Kimbell Art Museum.

TUESDAY JUNE 13TH

A Wilder Vision: Zoo Expansion Lunch and Learn with the Fort Worth Zoo.

Brown Bag Lecture: Allie Tennant with the Dallas Historical Society.

Expose’ at the Fair Park Band Shell.

Park Concert Series with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra at Timberglen Park in Dallas.

WEDNESDAY JUNE 14TH

Brown Bag Lecture: Allie Tennant with the Dallas Historical Society.

Park Concert Series with the Dallasy Symphony Orchestra at Kidd Springs Park in Dallas.

Studio Ghibli Festival: Spirited Away at the Angelika Plano.

‘Forgetting Sarah Marshall’ at Sundown @ Granada.

Summer Nights – 903 Brewers! at Free Play Arlington.

THURSDAY JUNE 15TH

Studio Ghibli Festival: Spirited Away at the Angelika Plano.

Park Concert Series with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra at Paul Quinn College.

Third Thursday Jazz: The Duane Durrett Quintet at the Fort Worth Central Library.

Keller Summer Nights at Keller Town Hall.

Cool Thursday Concert: U2 by UV at the Dallas Aboretum.

Art in the Park at Fair Park’s Museum Green.

‘The Princess Bride’ in Sundance Square.

NEXT WEEKEND

Santa Fe International Folk Art Market at The Green at College Park at UTA, June 16 – 17.

Europa Games Get Fit & Sports Expo at the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, June 17 – 18.

WaterBlade Free Test Drive at Stand Up Paddle North Texas in Las Colinas, June 17 – 18.

FRIDAY JUNE 16TH

Josh Abbott Band at Lone Star Park.

Brave Combo and the Singapore Slingers at The Kessler.

Friday Jazz at Fair Park’s Old Mill Inn.

DSO On The Go: A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Cliff Temple Baptist in Oak Cliff.

Chicago and the Doobie Brothers at the Starplex Pavilion.

Summer Block Party in the Dallas Arts District.

Going Homemade: Host Your Own Escape Room with the Arlington Public Library.

Happy Hour Yoga at Legal Draft Beer Co. in Arlington.

Late Night Photo Walk at Klyde Warren Park in Dallas.

Two Step in the Park at Klyde Warren Park.

Patrice Pike at Levitt Pavilion in Arlington.

The Music of Pink Floyd at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden.

Movies at the Market: Hidden Figures at the Dallas Farmers Market.

SATURDAY JUNE 17TH

Fishing for Fun at Keller Town Center Pond.

Artisan Market at Overlook Park at Viridian in Arlington.

Summer Bird Walk at Farmers Branch Historical Park.

Free Zumba in Sundance Square.

Local Motion: The Ballet Burn at Sammons Park.

Fangs! A Family Festival at the Texas Discovery Gardens.

5K Urban Dash at Fair Park.

Beer and Chips Art Festival at Noble Rey Brewing.

Modified Market & Car Show at the Ridglea Theater.

7th Annual Calvary Car Show at Calvary Baptist in Grand Prairie.

Replay: A Symphony of Heroes at the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens.

Prophets and Outlaws at Levitt Pavilion in Arlington.

Gigi After Dark at the Art Centre Theatre in Plano.

Safari Nights: Ice House at the Dallas Zoo.

Texas Black Invitational Rodeo at Fair Park Coliseum.

Movies on the Beach: The Jungle Book at Loyd Park in Grand Prairie.

SUNDAY JUNE 18TH

LAST CHANCE Inherit the Wind on stage at the Kalita Humphrey’s Theatre, May 16 – June 18.

Victorian Fencing Demos at the Farmers Branch Historical Park.

My Architect: A Son’s Journey at the Kimbell Art Museum.

1812 Overture and Symphonic Sparklers at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden.

Los TexManiacs & Flaco Jimenez at Levitt Pavilion in Arlington.

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Have a great week, everyone!

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