Ongoing The Fort Worth Zoo. This home to nearly 7,000 native and exotic animals is ranked the no. 5 zoo in the nation by USA Travel Guide. Admission $14 13+, $10 seniors 65+ and children 3-12, children 2 & under free. Parking $5. Half-price tickets are available every Wednesday. Open 365 days a year! Hrs. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat. & Sun. 817-871-7050, www.fortworthzoo.org. 1989 Colonial Pkwy.
Ongoing The Kimbell Art Museum’s renowned European masterpieces, paintings and sculptures, dating from antiquity through the 18th century, include Michelangelo’s Torment of Saint Anthonyand Caravaggio’s Cardsharps. Visitors will also see antiquities from Greece, Rome and Egypt. Late 18th-century through mid-20th-century works are on view in the north galleries. Admire Impressionist and post-Impressionist favorites Cézanne, Monet, Picasso, Matisse and Mondrian. The permanent exhibition is free. Hrs. Tues.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. noon-8 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., Closed Mon. For more information call 817-332-8451, www.kimbellart.org. 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Ongoing The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. See history and nature with stunning IMAX cinematography and audio. This month’s showings include America’s Musical Journey, Flight of the Butterflies, Rolling Stones at The Max, Pandas, Jerusalem, and Coral Reef Adventure. For complete list of show times, 817-255-9540, www.fortworthmuseum.org/omni-
imax-now-showing. 1600 Gendy St.
Ongoing Fort Worth Stockyards Historical District’s Texas Longhorn Cattle Drive. Twice daily, herders dressed in 19th-century cowboy gear drive 15-17 head of cattle down Exchange Ave. Best viewing areas for the drives are the front lawn of the Livestock Exchange Bldg. or across the street near the Stockyards Visitor’s Center. Free. Times 11:30 a.m. & 4 p.m. daily, weather permitting. No cattle drives on major holidays. For more information, 817-336-4373, www.fortworthherd.com. Along E. Exchange Ave.
Ongoing Grapevine Vintage Railroad. Take a nostalgic ride on two Victorian-style locomotives. “Puffy,” the 1896 steam locomotive, is the oldest continuously operating steam engine in the South; “Vinny” is a 1953 GP-7 diesel locomotive. The trains run seasonally Fri., Sat. & Sun. round trip between downtown Grapevine and the Fort Worth Stockyards. The Grapevine to the Stockyards run departs at 1 p.m. and arrives in the Stockyards around 2:15 p.m. The return trip departs the Stockyards at 4:15 p.m. and arrives back in Grapevine about 5:45 p.m. The hour-long Trinity River Fun Run leaves from the Stockyards at 2:45 p.m. Pricing varies, see web site for details. For information, 817-410-3123, www.stockyardsstation.com/
attractions, www.grapevinetexasusa.com/ grapevine-vintage-railroad. Grapevine station, 705 S. Main St. Open 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Stockyards Station, noon-4:30 p.m. 140 E. Exchange Ave.
Ongoing See the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History’s World Trade Center Beam Exhibit. This 9/11 tribute exhibit features the largest World Trade Center artifact in Texas. The beam is a full-façade panel that once supported the three floors (101-103) that were located just above the center of the impact zone of the North Tower. The artifact, one of the few recovered pieces the National Institute of Standards and Technology has been able to trace to the exact location in the structure, is the focus of a permanent exhibit. Free admission. Hrs. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. For more information, 817-255-9300, www.fortworthmuseum.org. 1600 Gendy St.
Ongoing Public tours at Kimbell Art Museum. Join knowledgeable docents for regularly scheduled tours focusing on the permanent collection and special exhibitions. Permanent Collection: Wednesdays, 2 p.m., Sundays, 3 p.m. Architecture Tours: Two Buildings, One Museum Saturdays, 2 p.m. No reservations are required. Admission is required for nonmembers to visit paid special exhibitions: $18 adults, $16 seniors 60+, $16 students with ID, $14 children 6-11, children under 6 are free. Museum Hrs. Tues.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. noon-8 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., Closed Mon. For more information, www.kimbellart.org/learn/
gallery-tours/public-tours. 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Ongoing Fort Worth Nature Center & Refuge. This 3,621-acre refuge is one of the largest city-owned nature centers in the United States. It was designated as a National Natural Landmark in 1980 and offers special events, educational programs and naturalist-led nature hikes. Admission $5 adults, $2 children 3-12, free to children under 3, $3 seniors 65+, $1 discount per person with Military ID-Active/Retired. Hrs. Refuge 8 a.m.-5 p.m.: hours vary for special events. See web site for details. For more information, 817-392-7410, www.fwnaturecenter.org. 9601 Fossil Ridge Rd.
Ongoing The National Cowgirl Museum and Hall of Fame. See more than 2,000 artifacts about the remarkable women that shaped the West. Hrs. Tue.-Sat. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Closed Sun. & Mon. and for major holidays. See web site for details. Admission $5 for 13+ & seniors 60+, $3.50 children 4-12, children 3 & under free with paid adult. $10 parking. For more information, 817-336-4475, 800-476-3263, www.cowgirl.net. 1720 Gendy St.
Ongoing See the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History’s reimagined exhibit, “DinoLabs.” Who knew you could find dinosaurs in your own backyard? “DinoLabs” and “DinoDig®” bring the fascinating story of dinosaurs discovered in North Texas to life with full articulations of dinosaur skeletons native to the region and a dig site replicating a local paleontological field site. Filled with cutting-edge technology and treasured artifacts from the Museum’s paleontology collection, this updated exhibit will enthrall, entertain and engage. $15 Gen. Ad., 12+. For more information, 817-255-9300, www.fwmuseum.org/dinolabs-
dinodig. 1600 Gendy St.
Ongoing The Christian Arts Museum. The Christian Arts Museum showcases “Inspirational Art,” including a three dimensional, full-size exhibition that recreates Leonardo da Vinci’s famous painting, The Last Supper. Free admission. Hrs. Wed.-Sat. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. For more information, 817-332-7878, www.cacmuseum.org. 3221 Hamilton Ave.
Ongoing Fort Worth Botanic Garden. Stroll through this 109-acre park of trees and flowers, then to the greenhouse, cafe and the waterways. The main gardens are free & open daily from dawn until dusk. A small fee is required for the 7.5 acre Japanese garden, which is open daily 9 a.m.-5 p.m. and offers tours that take about an hour. A small fee is also required for the conservatory, which is open Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Sun. 1-6 p.m. For more information, 817-392-5510, www.fwbg.org. 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd.
Ongoing Fort Worth Trinity Park. The Log Cabin Village living history museum depicts the lifestyle of pioneers who settled this area in the mid-to-late 1800s. Admission $5 adults 18+, $4.50 children ages 4-17 and 60+, $4 groups of 10 or more. Free for ages 3 & under. Hrs. Tues.-Fri. 9 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. & Sun. 1-5 p.m. For more information, 817-392-5881, www.logcabinvillage.org. 2100 Log Cabin Village Ln.
Ongoing Grapevine Farmers Indoor Market. Shop local and eat healthy with locally-grown produce and products. The market features a variety of vendors of home decor, collectibles and more. Open Mon.-Sat. 8 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. at the Town Square Gazebo. Free admission. For more information, 817-527-7446, www.farmersmarketofgrapevine.
com. 520 S. Main St., #203, Grapevine, TX 76051.
Ongoing “Live at the Noble” is an original Fort Worth Museum of Science and History production and your gateway to the universe. Join their cosmic guides on a live safari through space and time as they tour the “Texas Sky Tonight” and the cosmic neighborhood in “Our Solar System.” 817-255-9540, www.fwmsh.org/noble-
planetarium-shows. 1600 Gendy St.
Fridays & Saturdays Four Day Weekend comedy. This six-member comedy troupe in downtown Fort Worth weaves audience participation, videos and music into their improvisational skills. The talented cast has created the longest-running live show in Fort Worth’s history. Tickets $20. Ages 18+ are welcome. Performances Fri. & Sat., 7:30 p.m. & 10 p.m. For information, 817-226-4329, www.fourdayweekend.com. 312 Houston St.
Every Sunday The Cowtown Opry performs on the steps of the Historic Livestock Exchange Building in the Fort Worth Stockyards celebrating the rich musical legacy of Texas and the American West. Free to the public, 2 p.m. www.cowtownopry.org. 817-366-9675. 131 E. Exchange Ave.
Through April 8 Casa Mañana Theater presents Dreamworks Madagascar-A Musical Adventure. Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the Hippo and, of course, those plotting penguins! Suitable for all ages. Performance times and ticket prices vary. For information, 817-332-2272, www.casamanana.org. 3101 West Lancaster.
Through April 14 Luna Gale at Circle Theatre. Sometimes the right decision isn’t clear, and the clear decision isn’t right. Caroline, a veteran social worker, swears to protect baby Luna Gale, but her mission may be motivated by a hidden agenda. Produced in association with Theatre TCU, Rebecca Gilman’s captivating and suspenseful play forces us to ask: does the end always justify the means? Adult language and subject matter. Ticket prices, performance dates and times vary. For more information, www.circletheatre.com. 230 W. 4th St. in Sundance Square.
Through April 15 Jubilee Theatre presents It Ain’t Nothing But the Blues. From African chants and Delta spirituals to the urban electricity of a Chicago nightclub, from dusty backroads bluegrass to the twang of a country juke joint, It Ain’t Nothin’ But the Blues is a stirring retrospective of blues classics that summons the true soul of American music. Contains adult language and themes, for patrons 14+. Performance times vary. For tickets and additional information, www.jubileetheatre.org. 506 Main St.
Through April 15 Red at Theater Arlington- Master abstract expressionist Mark Rothko has just landed the biggest commission in the history of modern art - a series of murals for New York’s famed Four Seasons Restaurant. In the two fascinating years that follow, Rothko works feverishly with his young assistant, Ken, in his studio on the Bowery. But when Ken gains the confidence to challenge him, Rothko faces the agonizing possibility that his crowning achievement could also become his undoing. Adult language, appropriate for audiences 16 and up. Ticket prices vary. For more information, 817-275-7661, www.theatrearlington.org. 305 W. Main St., Arlington, TX 76010.
Through May 6 “GUITAR: The Instrument That Rocked the World!” at The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. The exhibit offers guests an entertaining, engaging and educational hands-on experience with one of the most important cultural icons in history: the guitar! Get ready to rock with music, science, history, pop culture, video education, interactives and games. This exhibit is included in the price of museum admission. Hrs. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. For more information, 817-255-9300, www.fwmsh.org/guitar-
instrument-rocked-world. 1600 Gendy St.
Through May 6 “New Works by Ron Mueck” exhibit at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. This new exhibit features the artist’s figures that are extraordinarily realistic, except in scale - they are always depicted much smaller or larger than life. In 2007, the exhibition broke attendance records for the Museum as Mueck’s stunning works became a must-see for visitors from across the region. Tickets $10 adults, 13+, $4 students with ID & seniors 60+. Free for children 12 & under and Modern members. Hrs. Fri., 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Tues., Wed., Thurs., Sat., Sun., 10 a.m.-5 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-9215, www.themodern.org/exhibitions/
upcoming. 3200 Darnell St.
Through May 12 The Little Mermaid at Artisan Center Theater. With music by eight-time Academy Award winner, Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Glenn Slater, this fishy fable will capture your heart with its irresistible songs, including “Under the Sea,” “Kiss the Girl” and “Part of Your World.” Performance times and prices vary. For more information, www.artisanct.com. 444 East Pipeline Rd., Hurst, TX 76053.
Through May 13 “A New American Sculpture, 1914-1945: Lachaise, Laurent, Nadelman, and Zorach” at Amon Carter Museum of American Art. This exhibition of 55 sculptures and 20 drawings from public and private collections addresses the remarkable affinities in the work of these four divergent and competitive personalities, who became preeminent figures of modernism in the United States. Admission free. Hrs. Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., closed Mon. Visit the museum’s Library to learn more about the artists in the exhibition. The Library offers public hours on Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m. and on Thursdays from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. For more information, 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org/
exhibitions. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Through June 17 “In Her Image: Photographs by Rania Matar” exhibit at The Amon Carter Museum of American Art. This exhibition brings together four bodies of work by the Lebanese-American photographer Rania Matar that trace the development of female identity through portraiture. Photographing girls and women in both the United States and the Middle East, the artist shows how the forces that shape female identity transcend cultural and geographic boundaries. Admission free. Hrs. Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org/
exhibitions. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Through June 17 “FOCUS: Kamrooz Aram” exhibit at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Spanning painting, sculpture, collage, and installation, Kamrooz Aram’s work investigates the complex relationship between Western modernism and classical non-Western art. By highlighting their formal connections, he reveals the typically downplayed role that non-Western art and design have played in the development of modernism and its drive toward abstraction. Tickets $10 adults, 13+, $4 students with ID & seniors 60+. Free for children 12 & under and Modern members. Hrs. Tues.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-9215, www.themodern.org/exhibitions/
upcoming. 3200 Darnell St.
Through Aug. 19 “From the Lands of Asia: The Sam and Myrna Myers Collection” exhibit at the Kimbell Art Museum. This exhibition will present over 400 objects selected from this remarkable collection, with works representing key periods in the history of the art of China, Japan, Tibet, Mongolia, Korea and Vietnam. The exhibition revolves around a passion for Asia and covers a broad historical range, from the Neolithic era to modern times. The objects are also highly varied in nature, from porcelain, ivory, and precious stones such as jade and rock crystal to Buddhist art and textiles and stunning costumes from Central Asia, Tibet, China and Japan. $14 adults, $12 seniors 60+, $12 students with ID, $10 children 6-11, children under 6 are free. Museum Hrs. Tues.-Thurs. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. noon-8 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., Closed Mon. For more information, www.kimbellart.org/exhibition/
lands-asia-sam-and-myrna- myers-collection. 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Through Sept. 2 “Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 34” is at Amon Carter Museum of American Art. The Amon Carter has commissioned a large scale, site-specific installation of more than eighty miles of multicolored thread by internationally celebrated Mexican born, Dallas based artist Gabriel Dawe. Words cannot do justice to the transformative power of Dawe’s sculptural marvels, which he weaves from thousands of thin strands. They look like frozen light and Technicolor vaporous mist, drawing attention to the majestic architecture and natural light of the museum’s Atrium. Admission free. Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org/
exhibitions. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Through Sept. 9 The Sid Richardson Museum’s focus exhibition, “Frederic Remington: Altered States,” tells the provocative story of three of his paintings from the museum’s collection that were altered after completion. One demonstrates a change made by Remington, one demonstrates fraudulence and one remains a mystery. The exhibition explores the ways in which scholarship and scientific conservation methods contributed to the discovery of those alterations. “This focus exhibition is for anyone who loves a mystery,” said director Mary Burke. Visitors can also examine two different castings of Remington’s bronze “The Rattlesnake.” “Frederic Remington: Altered States” runs concurrently with the “Legacy” exhibition. “Legacy” depicts the clash of cultures of the 19th century American West, conflicts among cowboys, soldiers, explorers and Indigenous Americans during westward expansion. Hrs. Mon.-Thurs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. & Sat. 9 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. Free admission and free tours. Free valet parking in Sundance Square. For information, visit www.sidrichardsonmuseum.org or call 817-332-6554. 309 Main Street in Sundance Square.
Through Nov. 10 Lone Star Murder Mysteries presents Mein Shaft. Grab your shovels and watch your step! A millionaire silver miner, John Schmidt, has been murdered and Marshal Jim Courtright must dig for clues to find out who got the shaft. Might Kit, his wife, may be working the mine for her own benefit? Or maybe it was Katherine, the new gentlelady in town with an affinity for rich men and all things silver. Perhaps the eccentric Scotsman, McPhiggis, was aiming for revenge. It’s a safe bet that with a cast of suspects as dangerous as a mine car filled with black powder, trouble is bound to explode! $59.95 per person for entertainment and dinner. For more information, 817-310-5588, www.texasstardinnertheater.
com/2018show.php. 816 S. Main St., Grapevine, TX 76051.
Through Nov. 18 The Amon Carter Museum of American Art presents the exhibit “Commanding Space: Women Sculptors of Texas.” The evocative power of sculpture seems boundless in the hands of five living women artists whose work fills the Amon Carter’s gallery dedicated to regional artwork. Texas-based artists Celia Eberle, Kana Harada, Sharon Kopriva, Sherry Owens, and Linda Ridgway take the traditions of sculpture in new directions for the 21st century. Hrs. Tues., Wed., Fri., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Thurs. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-1933, www.cartermuseum.org/
exhibitions. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
1,7,8,14,15,21,22,28,29 Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District-Cowtown Coliseum hosts Pawnee Bill’s Wild West Show. Family friendly entertainment. Preferred box seats $23. Reserved box seats $18, Gen. Ad. $15, seniors 60+ $11 & children 3-12, $8. Performances 2:30 p.m. & 4:30 p.m. www.StockyardsRodeo.com. 817-625-1025. 121 E. Exchange Ave.
1,7,8,14,15,21,22,28,29 Six Flags Over Texas. Park opens for weekends. Shake off the winter blues and get ready for big thrills and fun in the sun. Park hours vary, see website for details, www.sixflags.com/overtexas/
plan-your-visit/park- operating-schedule. Six Flags Over Texas, 2201 Rd. to Six Flags, Arlington, TX 76011.
4-8 “Dixie’s Tupperware Party” presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth, McDavid Studio at Bass Performance Hall. Dixie Longate, the fast-talking Tupperware Lady, packed up her catalogues, left her children in an Alabama trailer park and took Off-Broadway by storm! Now, join Dixie as she travels the country throwing good ol’fashioned Tupperware Parties filled with outrageously funny tales, heartfelt accounts, free giveaways, audience participation and the most fabulous assortment of Tupperware ever sold on a theater stage. Contains strong adult content and language. For more information and to purchase tickets, 817-212-4280, www.basshall.com/tickets--
events/2017-18-pafw-season/17- 18-broadway-specials/dixies- tupperware-party/. 525 Commerce St.
5-8 “Fort Worth Food+Wine Festival.” Savor North Texas’ most celebrated cuisine and beverage festival, taking place over three days and nights in venues around the community. The festival’s growing roster of talented chefs and food artisans, as well as craft brewers and distinctive vintners, bring a range of tastes, styles and methods that reflect the diversity of the city itself. Ticket packages and prices vary. For more information, www.
6 Billy Bob’s Texas-Corey Smith. Tickets $16 & $20. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
6-7 “Hadelich Plays Bernstein” by the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra at Bass Performance Hall. FWSO Artistic Partner Augustin Hadelich joins the orchestra to perform Bernstein’s Serenade, and Miguel Harth-Bedoya leads the orchestra in RIFT: A Symphonic Ballet with Texas Ballet Theater choreographed by Kitty McNamee. For more information and to purchase tickets, 817-665-6000. www.fwsymphony.org/concerts/
concerts.asp?concert=550. 525 Commerce St.
6-23 Communicating Doors at Runway Theater. A New York sex specialist stumbles into a murder plot that sends her, compliments of a unique set of hotel doors, traveling back in time. For mature audiences only. Performances 8 p.m. Fri. & Sat., 3 p.m. Sun. Ticket prices $22-$25. For more information, www.runwaytheatre.com. 817-488-4842. 215 N. Dooley St., Grapevine, TX 76051.
6,13,14,20,21,27,28 Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District Cowtown Coliseum hosts the Stockyards Championship Rodeo. Preferred box seats $35. Reserved box seats & VIP $25, Gen. Ad. $20, seniors 60+, $14 & children 3-12, $10. 8 p.m. www.StockyardsRodeo.com. 817-625-1025. 121 E. Exchange Ave.
6-28 Curious George: The Golden Meatball at Artisan Center Children’s Theater. With every swing and flip, George takes the audience through a fun-filled adventure, in which he learns more about Rome... and meatballs... and the secret ingredient to cooking! Performance times and prices vary. For more information, www.artisanct.com. 444 East Pipeline Rd., Hurst, TX 76053.
6-29 Magnolia at the Modern. This ongoing series features critically-acclaimed films. April’s showings: 6-8, The Leisure Seeker; 13-15, Leaning into the Wind; 20-22, Foxtrot; 27-29, Final Portrait. Tickets are $9, $7 for Modern members, $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show is half price. Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, www.themodern.org/films/
category/Magnolia-at-the- Modern/289. 3200 Darnell St.
7 “Foam Wonderland Unity Tour 2018” at Panther Island Pavilion. The Ultimate Foam Party Experience is returning to Dallas for the 5th annual event! Leave your worries behind for one spectacular experience, dancing to the sounds of the world’s hottest DJs with the biggest foam production on the planet! 16+ with 21+ bars available. 6 p.m.-midnight. Tickets $30-$40. More info, www.eventbrite.com/e/foam-
wonderland-dallas-fort-worth- unity-tour-2018-tickets- 42472050045. 395 Purcey St.
7 “Tuff Hedeman Championship Bull Riding” at the Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District-Cowtown Coliseum. Family friendly entertainment. Tickets start at $35. Show at 8 p.m. www.StockyardsRodeo.com. 817-625-1025. 121 E. Exchange Ave.
7 Billy Bob’s Texas-Trace Adkins, presented by 99.5 The Wolf. Tickets $20, $40 & $60. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
13 Billy Bob’s Texas-Little Texas. Tickets $16 & $25. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
13-15 “Pink Martini” by the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra at Bass Performance Hall. Portland-based and positively fabulous, Pink Martini takes you on a multilingual, genre-defying journey that’s sure to delight and entertain. Backed by members of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra string section, Pink Martini closes out the Pops Season in a night of enchanting hits. For more information and to purchase tickets, 817-665-6000. www.fwsymphony.org/concerts/
concerts.asp?concert=558. 525 Commerce St.
13-15, 20-22 “Day Out with Thomas the Train” in Grapevine Texas. Day Out With Thomas™ offers an opportunity for children and their families to take a 25 minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine™ and to meet Sir Topham Hatt™, the Controller of the Railway and Thomas’ friend Percy. Every event has a Thomas & Friends Imagination Station with Thomas-themed activities including stamps, temporary tattoos, hands-on arts and crafts, and a storytelling and video viewing area. Tickets $21-$25, reservations are required. For more information, 214-428-0101, www.grapevinetexasusa.com/
events/day-out-with-thomas/. 705 S. Main St., Grapevine, TX 76051.
13-Oct. 20 Grapevine Farmers Market. Eat healthy with locally and regionally grown produce from Texas farmers. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. For more information, www.grapevinetexasusa.com/
shop-wine-dine/grapevine- markets/ Located at Town Square Gazebo, 325 South Main Street, Grapevine, TX 76051.
14 “KISS Alike” The Ultimate Tribute to KISS. See the lineup that was called the Ultimate KISS tribute act. The lineup includes the “Starchild” Parn Stanley, the “Demon” Blu Simmons, the “Spaceman” Jon Frehley, and the “Catman” Justin Criss, who all set out to assault the senses with the music and visuals that leave you wanting to rock ’n roll all night! Performance 8 p.m. Tickets $20-$95. For more information and to purchase tickets, www.arlingtonmusichall.net/. 224 N. Center St., Arlington, TX 76011.
14 Billy Bob’s Texas-Clay Walker, presented by 99.5 The Wolf. Tickets $18, $35 & $40. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
19 “Mahler Symphony No. 1 in D Major” at Symphony Arlington. Showtime 7:30 p.m. Ticket prices vary. For more information, 817-385-0484, www.symphonyarlington.org. Arlington Music Hall, 224 N. Center St., Arlington, TX 76011.
19-22 “MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival.” Tens of thousands of spectators will gather to experience an exciting blend of art, music, food, and culture at the #1 ranked arts festival in Texas. Spanning more than 27 city blocks, MAIN ST. will spotlight 200+ hand-selected artists, showcase hundreds of performers across four stages, feature authentic Texas cuisine, and provide arts-and-crafts activities for the whole family. For more information, visit www.MainStreetArtsFest.org. All events in Downtown Fort Worth.
20 Billy Bob’s Texas-Bellamy Brothers, presented by 92.1 Hank FM. Tickets $16 & $22. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
20-May 13 Casa Mañana Theater presents Disney Beauty and the Beast. Step into the enchanted world of the beloved story of Belle, a young woman in a provincial town, and a fated meeting with the Beast, who is really a young prince trapped under the spell of an enchantress. This “tale as old as time” will delight audiences of all ages. Performance times and ticket prices vary. For information, 817-332-2272, www.casamanana.org. 3101 West Lancaster.
21 Billy Bob’s Texas-Montgomery Gentry. Tickets $16 & $25. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
26-28 2018 NFL Draft at AT&T Stadium. The 2018 NFL Draft site will encompass the outdoor plazas, creating a larger than life atmosphere. It will be the largest free festival ever created by the League, spanning the size of 26 football fields and featuring immersive experiences, virtual reality, player appearances, and more. To win tickets, https://2018nfldraft.
fishsoftware.com/prereg/. One AT&T Way, Arlington, TX 76011.
27 Billy Bob’s Texas-Micky and The Motorcars. Tickets $14 & $18. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
28 “Hops and Props” at the Fort Worth Aviation Museum. See vintage aircraft, military vehicles, veteran’s service organizations, live music, 15 brewers featuring craft beers with a tasting at noon for an additional charge, kid’s activities, family friendly vendors, museum tours, and more. Admission $5 adults, $1 children 6-16, $10 for families. Hrs. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. rain or shine. For more information, visit www.FortWorthAviationMuseum.
com. 3300 Ross Ave.
28 Billy Bob’s Texas-Clint Black. Tickets $16 $35 & $55. Performance 9:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
28-29 Fortress Festival. The annual two-day festival will hold its second edition in Fort Worth’s world renowned Cultural District. Over 20 bands, including Father John Misty, Courtney Barnett, Rapsody and more will perform on two outdoor stages. The festival is a partnership between Fortress Presents and the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Tickets range from $44 (early bird) to $225 for a two-day VIP passes (entitles ticket-buyers to the full experience at Fortress Festival). For more information and package details, www.FortressFestival.com/
tickets. 3200 Darnell St.
28-May 6 The 2018 FWOpera Festival includes director Chuck Hudson’s hilarious 1950s Hollywood-inspired comedy Don Pasquale, Piazzolla’s smash hit tango opera, María de Buenos Aires at Bass Performance Hall, and three 15-minute pocket operas about love and marriage, Brief Encounters, at the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens. Fort Worth Opera also offers a new works showcase, Frontiers. Purchase tickets at www.fwopera.org.
28-May 27 Grapevine Vintage Train from Grapevine to Fort Worth Stockyards. All aboard for family fun as you climb aboard an authentic 1920s Victorian coach. The 21-mile trip rolls at a leisurely pace and is perfect for the entire family. For tickets and information, https://tickets.
grapevineticketline.com/event/ grapevine-vintage-railroad. Grapevine Vintage Railroad, 705 S. Main St., Grapevine, TX 76051.
Coming May 21-27 The 2018 PGA Tour event at Colonial. The world’s best pro golfers return to Colonial Country Club in Fort Worth for their 72nd anniversary. The prestigious Tour event draws top players from across the globe. Defending champion Kevin Kisner will take on all challengers for the $7.1 million purse. Tickets range from $50-$350 per day; must be purchased in advance. For more information, call 817-927-4281, www.colonialnit.com.
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