Things To Do! 3/23/17 – 4/2/17

Hi everyone! I hope everyone is enjoying the gorgeous weather and are not stuck inside with crazy allergies.

As always, if you know about an event this week that I’ve missed, please feel free to share the details in the comments below. If you have a future event you would like listed, PM me a link to the info and I’ll make sure to add it. And be sure to watch The Mid Day Show from 12-2p on Friday, and you can catch me on at 12.30p chatting about my top picks for the weekend.


The Pirate Queen at Artisan Center Theater, March 24 – April 7.

Kinky Boots at Music Hall @ Fair Park, March 28 – April 9.

‘…a moment in the life of Willa Dee Arvis’ at Stone Cottage Theater, March 30 – April 23.

The Breakfast Club at Art Centre Theatre, March 31 – April 9.

Captain Phantasm Meets Major Majestic at Pocket Sandwich Theater, March 31 – May 13.


Robot Planet Rising at the Wyly Theater, March 23 – 25.

Plano Spring Hodge Podge Market at the Plano Event Center, March 24 – 25.

Chisolm Trail Music Benefit at Panther Island Pavilion, March 24 – 25.

Texas Pinball Festival in Frisco, March 24 – 26.

So What Music Fest at AirHogs Stadium in Grand Prairie, March 24 – 26.

Kessler Craftsman Trunk Show at the Crow Collection of Asian Art, March 24 – 25.

The Boho Market at the Dallas Farmers Market, March 25 – 26.

Hooch & Pooch 2017 fundraising event featuring David Carl’s Celebrity One-Man Hamlet, at Kitchen Dog Theater March 25 – 26.

‘All’s Well That Ends Well’, an unabridged stage reading, at Studio Theater with the AT&T PAC, March 26 – 27.

Auditions for Mama The Musical at Richardson Theatre Centre, March 26 – 27.


J.R. Ewing Bourbon Presents Linda Gray and Patrick Duffy discussing their time on ‘Dallas’ at the Winspear Opera House.

Nissan Nightlife Concert Series: Young Guru & The Jibs at Klyde Warren Park.

Avedon’s Texas at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.

Tap Takeover Brewery Event at Free Play Richardson, featuring Destihl and Sixpoint Breweries.


Smells like the 90s at the House of Blues.

Vanessa Carlton at the Granada Theater.

‘The Room’ is the midnight movie at the Inwood Theater.

Bachstravaganza at Arborlawn United Methodist Church with the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra.


LAST CHANCE ‘Funny Money’ at Pocket Sandwich Theatre, February 24 – March 25.

Cyanide & Happiness Banana Bar Crawl 7 at Braindead Brewing in Dallas.

Big Band Hangar Dance & Dinner with the British Flying Training School Museum in Terrell.

DFW Wicked Wine Run at Lost Oak Winery in Burleson.

DSO Brass and Percussion Ensemble at NorthPark Center.

Golfapalooza at Prairie Lakes Golf Course in Grand Prairie, free and all ages.

ReMarket in Downtown Cedar Hill.

‘Rocky Horror Picture Show’ is the midnight movie at the Inwood Theater.

‘Searching for Home: Coming Back From War’ film screening at the Magnolia @ the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.

Get Your Rear in Gear & Tour de Tush at Trinity Park Pavilion in Fort Worth, benefitting the Colon Cancer Coalition.

Chalk the Walk Art Contest with Arlington Parks and Rec.

The Color Run at Fair Park in Dallas.

Garden 2 Table Workshop at Methodist Charlton Medical Center in Dallas, hosted by Dallas County Master Gardeners.

March for Respect 2017 at Main Street Garden Park.

DFW Family Expo at Dallas Market Hall.

The Art and Science of the Heart Sutra with Dr. Paula Arai at the Crow Collection of Asian Art.

Marvelous Monarchs: Spring at Texas Discovery Gardens.

The 150th Anniversary of the Chisolm Trail: Topical Tour at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.

Local Wild Edibles Class with the School of Permaculture in Plano.

Gallery Night with the Fort Worth Arts Dealer’s Association.

March Band Dance with the Dallas Swing Dance Society.

Beekeeping for Beginners: Hive Setup & Installing Your Bees at Trinity Haymarket.

Bugs with Benefits at North Haven Gardens.

Heritage Workshop – Wood Stove Cooking at Nash Farm in Grapevine.

Sherman Celtic Festival and Highland Games at Texoma Home Health in Sherman.

Underwear BIKE RIDE Spring 2017 with RED STAR Bicycle Shop.

Fort Worth Zine Fest 2017 at Shipping & Receiving in Fort Worth.

Community Audited Public Space – Downtown Dallas hosted by _bcWORKSHOP.

Bancroft Family Concerts at the Dallas Museum of Art.

An Evening with Whit Stillman Double Feature + Disco Party! at Texas Theatre.

Wine and Art Show! at Wine Poste & Bar Anatomie.

Building a Dream with Sandra Brown with the Arlington Public Library and the Arlington Museum of Art.

Grown Folks Play Date at Alchemy Music in Richardson.

‘Belle’s Ball’ at Alamo Drafthouse Cedars.


LAST CHANCE KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities at Lone Star Park in Grand Prairie, from February 17 – March 26.

LAST CHANCE Madame Butterfly at the Winspear Opera House, March 10 – 26.

LAST CHANCE Welcome Back, Kotter at the Art Center Theatre, March 17 – 26.

LAST CHANCE White Rabbit Red Rabbit at Amphibian Stage Productions, March 22 – 26.

Wine Down Relay at Waterside in Fort Worth.

Bark & Brunch at Eastwood’s Bar in Dallas.

Seer Sucker Picnic Ride with Bike Friendly Oak Cliff. This ride will be going to the Dallas Heritage Village to join in with the 4th Annual Dallas Jazz Age Sunday Social.

‘December 7th’ film screening at the Dallas Holocaust Museum.

Cliff Dwellers’ Spring Roast & Toast at The Better Block with Go Oak Cliff. Please pre-register to allow for a good headcount for food.

Spring Tourney: Mario Bros. at Free Play Richardson.

Other People’s Poetry: Adrienne Rich at Deep Vellum Books.

The Rock & Worship Roadshow at The American Airlines Center.

Painting Workshop with Wine: Van Gogh’s Irises at North Haven Gardens.


Dallas Art Fair Guided Art Tour at the NorthPark Center.

‘Mindgamers’ film event at select theaters.

Keyboard Conversations at the Eisemann Center.

Swing Dance Lessons at Southside Preservation Hall.

‘Roger & Me’ at The Magnolia Theatre.


Steampunk Night at The Last Word Bookstore.

Alexander Valley Vineyard 5-Course Wine Dinner at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth.


Broadway Bar Crawl hosted by the AT&T Performing Arts Center, and going down Greenville Ave.

Joint Lecture: John Neely Bryan at the Dallas Heritage Village.


Fort Worth Food and Wine Festival at various locations, March 30 – April 1.

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at the Winspear Opera House, March 31 – April 1.

Fran Lebowitz at the Wyly Theater, March 31 – April 1.

Stamp & Scrapbook Expo at the Grapevine Convention Center, March 31 – April 1.

Spring Bluegrass Festival at Oakdale Park, March 31 – April 2.

Vintage Market Days in Glen Rose, March 31 – April 2.

Fan Expo Dallas at the Dallas Convention Center, March 31 – April 2.

007: The Music of James Bond at the Bass Performance Hall, March 31 – April 2.

Big Texas Beer Fest at Fair Park, March 31 – April 1.

Arts in the Square at Frisco Square, April 1 – 2.

Travel & Adventure Show at Dallas Market Hall, April 1 – 2.


LAST CHANCE Safe House exhibit at the South Dallas Cultural Center, through March 31.

LAST CHANCE Invisible: New Works by Ciara Ellen Bryant at the South Dallas Cultural Center, March 3 – 31

Donnie Darko 4k + Asukubus Record Release Show at Texas Theatre.

Book Launch: Revenge of the Star Survivors at Barnes & Noble Dallas – Lincoln Park.

Vision FW’s 10th Birthday Bash and Art Walk at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art.

Nasher Prize Dialogues at the Nasher Sculpture Center.

POURS – Booze, Coffee, & Food at the Dallas Farmers Market.

Commerce Street Night Market hosted by Little D Market.


Edgefest at Toyota Stadium.

Science on Tap with the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History.

Foam Wonderland: Climax Tour at Gilley’s Dallas.

Gun Fights and Old Time Music Jam at the Dallas Heritage Village.

Blacklight Slide at Globe Life Park.

Zoo Run at the Fort Worth Zoo.

Blackland Prairie Nature Preserve Fieldtrip hosted by the FW Chapter of Native Prairies Association of Texas.

White Rock Market hosted by Good Local Markets, opening their 9th season.

2017 Season Opening Day at the Grand Prairie Farmers Market.

Opening Day of the Farmers Branch Market.

Farmers Branch Vintage Base Ball Festival at the Farmers Branch Historical Park.

Raised Beds and Irrigation at the Botanical Research Institute of Texas.

Haltom City Carfest at Haltom High School.

Irving Vintage Trail Market Days at Irving Heritage Park.

Block Party at Recipe Oak Cliff.

Earth Party 2017 at the Fort Worth Water Gardens.


Big D Marathon at Fair Park.

Charcuterie Class w/ Brian Polcyn at Miller & Associates, hosted by South Texas Heritage Pork.

2nd Annual Frisco Crawfish Festival: ‘Claws for Paws’ at Rockin S Bar & Grill.

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