Hey everyone! Looking for a long holiday weekend? I know I am!
For the holiday events, the ‘this is not a complete list’ disclaimer is in extra effect. Every town is hosting some sort of celebration, so if I am missing your area don’t think there isn’t one!
INDEPENDENCE DAY EVENTS
Red, White, and Broadway at the Firehouse Theater, June 30 – July 3.
4th of July Weekend at the Dallas Arboretum, July 1 – 4.
4th of July at the Oasis on Joe Pool Lake, July 1 – 4.
Independence Day in Haslet, July 1.
Pride in the Sky in Prosper, July 1
Sunnyfest in Sunnyvale, July 1.
Not Your Father’s Fourth of July Block Party at Beauty Bar Dallas, July 1.
Old Fashioned Family Picnic at the Fort Worth Botanical Garden with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, July 2 – 4.
Liberty by the Lake in the Colony, July 2.
Red, White, and Brew Social Run at Rahr & Sons, July 2.
Bluegrass on Ballard in Wylie, July 2.
The Singapore Slingers Celebrate America at the Kessler Theater, July 2.
Red, White, and Brew at Noble Rey Brewing Company, July 2.
‘Merica the Beer-tiful at Texas Ale Project, July 2.
All American Fourth at Farmer’s Branch Market, July 2.
Fourth of July Picnic at Billy Bob’s Texas, July 2.
Lone Stars and Stripes at Lone Star Park, July 3 – 4.
W7 Freedom Fest at Landmark Bar on West 7th, July 3.
Light Up Arlington at Levitt Pavilion, July 3.
Stars and Stripes at Southlake Town Square, July 3.
Spirit of Coppell Celebration at Wagon Wheel Park, July 3.
Red, White, and Blue Late Skate at ICE at the Parks, July 3.
Bitter Sisters Red, White, and Brew at Bitter Sisters Brewery, July 3.
Fourth of July Celebration in Farmer’s Branch, July 3.
Rockin’ 4th of July at Big League Dreams in Mansfield, July 3.
Kaboom Town in Addison, July 3.
Red, White, and Blue on the Bridge on the Continental Ave Bridge, July 3.
Fair Park Fourth at Fair Park, July 4.
Fourth of July Extravaganza at Lake Grapevine, July 4.
Red, White, and BOOM in McKinney, July 4.
July Fourth Fun in the Stockyards, July 4.
Freedom Fest in Frisco at Toyota Stadium, July 4.
Fourth of July Bike Parade at Keller Town Hall, July 4.
Piccolos and Patriots at Meyerson Symphony Center.
Farmer’s Branch Walking Parade on Rawhide Pkwy, July 4.
8th Annual Brass Knuckle Corn Dog Beatdown at Libertine Bar, July 4.
Fort Worth’s Fourth at Panther Island Pavilion, July 4.
Old Fashioned Family Fourth at Dallas Heritage Village, July 4.
OPENING THIS WEEK
She Stoops to Conquer with Shakespeare in the Park at Samuel Grand Ampitheater, June 29 – July 22.
A Kid Like Jake with Second Thought Theatre at the Kalita Humphrey’s Theater, June 29 – July 23.
Cinderella: The Tale of the Glass Slipper at the Art Centre Theater, July 1 – 10.
Herbbits, Wizards, and Borks! Oh My! at Pocket Sandwich Theater, July 1 – Aug 20.
‘Airplane!’ is the midnight movie at the Inwood Theater, July 1 – 2.
‘Mary Poppins’ with Love Your City Theater, July 1 – 3.
African Film Festival at Texas Theatre, July 1 – 3.
‘A Monster with A Thousand Heads’ at the Magnolia @ the Modern, July 1 – 3.
Christmas in July at the Flying Saucer Fort Worth, July 2 – 3.
THURSDAY JUNE 30TH
Movies @ the Marq: Tomorrowland at the Marq in Southlake.
2nd Annual Asteroid Day at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History.
Nasher Now Class at the Nasher Sculpture Center.
Cool Thursday Concert: The Dallas Winds at the Dallas Arboretum.
Brewery Roadshow at Fort Worth Food Park.
Farm Shed Dinner at the Dallas Farmers Market.
FRIDAY JULY 1ST
First Friday at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.
The Verve Pipe at Levitt Pavilion in Arlington.
Swing in the Park at Klyde Warren Park.
Garden Gigs at the Dallas Arboretum.
House Party at The Crown and Harp.
First Friday Movie Night: Jaws at Palace Arts Center.
Studio Five90: Atmospheric Landscapes at the Kimbell Art Museum.
Music of the Eagles with the Fort Worth Symphony at the Fort Worth Botanical Garden.
Taste of Chaos Tour with Dashboard Confessional and Taking Back Sunday at Southside Ballroom.
Comedy Night on the Porch at Alamo Drafthouse.
Lone Star Texas Heritage Fest at the Bomb Factory.
SATURDAY JULY 2ND
Safari Nights: ReBirth Brass Band at the Dallas Zoo.
‘Carrie’ 40th Anniversary showing at Texas Theatre.
Kirtan at Klyde Warren Park.
Salsa Fest and Beach Party at Sports Garden DFW.
Spring Fling Biker Extravaganza and Car Show at Maverick Harley Davidson.
Farmer’s Market in Flower Mound.
SUNDAY JULY 3RD
A Series Conversation at the Modern Art Museum.
Freedom Jam with Dallas Parkour at Fair Park.
MetroFest at Deep Ellum Brewing Company.
Sunday Funday at Panther Island Pavilion in Fort Worth.
Stand Up for Orlando at Mabel Peabody’s.
SundayNightCinema: Independence Day and Mars Attacks at Braindead Brewing.
Drawing from the Collection at the Modern Art Museum.
Mimir Chamber Music Festival at the Kimbell Art Museum.
MONDAY JULY 4TH
LAST CHANCE Red, White, and True Blue at Artisan Center Theatre, May 27 to July 4.
TUESDAY JULY 5TH
‘Blazing Saddles’ at the Magnolia Theater.
PUPsicle Social at Steel City Pops.
PUBlic Knowledge: Into the Storm at Shipping & Receiving with the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History.
‘The Gleaners and I’ screening at the Magnolia @ the Modern.
WEDNESDAY JULY 6TH
‘Mr. & Mrs. Smith’ at Studio Movie Grill, $3.
Mid Week Movie Night at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History.
‘My Big Fat Greek Wedding’ at Sundance Square Plaza.
Ladies Night: Let’s Build a Bicycle at Local Hub Bicycle Company.
THURSDAY JULY 7TH
Romeo & Juliet at select theaters.
Scope Out Sculpture at the Nasher Sculpture Center.
Modern Reading: Moby Dick at the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.
Craig Robinson at Addison Improv.