Local Dallas-based bands will kick off the celebration, followed by an entire evening designed to bring together Uptown enthusiasts including residents, employees and patrons. Guests will enjoy beverages, bites and beats at one of Uptown’s most popular venues alongside neighbors, friends and colleagues. April 10, 2014.
6:30 pm: J Charles & The Train Robbers
7:30 pm: Hazardous Dukes
9:00 pm: Corey Morrow
The Rustic, 3656 Howell Street, Dallas, Texas 75204.
is the award-winning musical with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice about the life of Argentine political leader Eva Perón. You know, it's as in "Don't Cry for Me Argentina!" Evita
runs from April 15-27, 2014 at the Music Hall at Fair Park, 909 First Avenue, Dallas,TX 75210. 214-565-1116.
April 19-21: Terrell Heritage JubileeIt's the 33rd annual Terrell Heritage Jubilee carnival, bbq cook-off, arts and crafts, 5K run, pig races, car and motorcycle show, pony rides, business expo and ranch rodeo. It's April 25-27, 2014 at Ben Gill Park. Terrell is approximately 25 miles east of Dallas on Interstate Highway 20 and U.S. Highway 80. Is there anything more fun than mutton bustin?
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Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Arts, crafts, live music and bluebonnets galore.
What: Arts, crafts, food and beverage at this three-day juried art festival.
When: April 25-27, 2014
Where: Southlake Town Center
Admission is free.
This is Frisco's big food truck extravaganza! Frsco StrEATS is a festival of gourmet food trucks, live music, a classic car show, shopping and more. If you haven't been before, you must check it out.
Bring a non-perishable food item for Frisco Family Services for a chance to win great prizes.
Some of the food trucks slated to be at the event include The Butcher's Son (I love them!), Nammi Cruisin Vietnamese Fusion (also an awesome choice!), Cajun Tailgators (I intend to check them out), Rockstar Bakeshop, Eat Jo Dawgs and more.
Located in Historic Downtown on the south side of Main Street and Fourth Street.
When: From 1 pm to 7 pm, Saturday, April 12, 2014.
Celebrate tree planting, preservation and recognition for urban and community forestry programs with the city of Euless. Arbor Daze is a celebration of friends, family, community, and trees. Arbor Daze 2013 will feature live entertainment, food concessions, arts & crafts and business booths, the award-winning Arbor Dazzling Kidz Zone, forestry demonstrations, and the legendary Arbor Daze free tree giveaway.
This ultimate free two-day event takes place on April 26-27, 2014. City Hall Complex, 201 N. Ector Drive, Euless, TX.
April 27: KNON 5th Annual Fort Worth Bluesfest
KNON 5th Annual Fort Worth Bluesfest starring: Zac Harmon, Larry Lampkin, James Hinkle, Trainreck w/KM Williams, Washboard Jackson & Jeff Stone, The Ft Worth Guitar Army featuring Tone Sommer, Jackie Don Loe & Jerry Clark, Robert Johnson's Soul, Holland K Smith, Miss Marcy, Mighty Paul Young & Son, Michael Lee Band & Pistol Packin' Mama.
When: Sunday, April 27, 2014
Where: J&J's Blues Bar, 937 Woodward, Fort Worth, TX 76107
Doors open at 12pm, Music starts at 1 pm and goes until 9 pm. Tickets: $15 in advance, $20 day of show. Tickets and more info at www.KNON.org or 214-828-9500 X224.
This is a benefit event supporting KNON 89.3 FM Community Radio and Blues music programming.
Check out all the shows this month at the Dallas Arboretum.
A complete listing of festivals that take place in April in DFW.