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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 Anthony and 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 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 RFD TV’s Gift Store. 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, open noon-4:30 p.m. 140 E. Exchange Ave.
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. What did dinosaurs look like when they roamed the earth, millions of years ago? Filled with cutting-edge technology and treasured artifacts from the Museum’s paleontology collection, this updated exhibit will enthrall, entertain and engage. Did they have scaled skin in muted colors that provided exactly the right kind of camouflage? Did they have feathers? Were they brightly colored and vivid? Science tells us the answer to these questions is yes! With “DinoGlow” you can imagine how. Tickets $16 adults, $13 ages 2-18. For more information, 817-255-9300, www.fortworthmuseum.org/dinolabs-dinodig. 1600 Gendy St.
Ongoing The nationally acclaimed Fort Worth Zoo has been ranked the No. 5 zoo in the nation by USA Today, the Best Zoo in Texas by Yahoo Travel, the No. 5 zoo in the nation by USA Travel Guide, the No. 1 attraction in the DFW Metroplex by Zagat survey and a top-10 zoo or aquarium by FamilyFun magazine and Trip Advisor’s Travelers’ Choice Awards. The Zoo is home to more than 7,000 animals and a world-famous reptile collection, housed in the Museum of Living Art (MOLA). The institution’s focus on education and conservation is second to none, enhancing the lives of more than 1 million visitors a year. 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.-4 p.m. daily. See web site for holiday hours. 817-871-7050, www.fortworthzoo.org. 1989 Colonial Pkwy.
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 The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. See history and nature with stunning IMAX cinematography and audio. This month’s features include Backyard Wilderness, Dolphins, Dinosaurs Alive!, National Parks Adventure and The Polar Express: An IMAX® Experience. Gen. Ad. $8 adults, $7 juniors 2-12, $7 seniors 65+. For complete list of show times, 817-255-9540, www.fortworthmuseum.org/exhibit/omni-theater. 1600 Gendy St.
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. The Garden Center is also open from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. For more information, 817-392-5510, www.fwbg.org. 3220 Botanic Garden 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 Mon.-Fri. 7 a.m.-5 p.m., Sat. & Sun. 7 a.m.-7 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 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. Tue.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. Closed Mon. For more information, 817-255-9300, www.fortworthmuseum.org. 1600 Gendy St.
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 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 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 $5.50 adults 18+, $5 youths ages 4-17 and 60+, $4.50 per person for 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 journey 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 Dec. 22 Meet me in St. Louis at Artisan Center Theater. It is the summer of 1903, and the Smith family eagerly anticipates the opening of the 1904 World’s Fair. Over the course of a year, the family’s mutual respect, tempered with good-natured humor, helps them through romance, opportunity, and heartbreaks. Performance times and prices vary. For more information, www.artisanct.com. 444 East Pipeline Rd., Hurst, TX 76053.
Through Dec. 22 Fancy Nancy Splendiferous Christmas at Artisan Center Children’s Theater. Fancy Nancy is a young girl with a larger than life personality, who adores all things fancy…and what could be fancier than Christmas? She can’t wait to decorate the Christmas tree. But when things don’t turn out the way she intended, will Christmas still be splendiferous? Performance times and prices vary. For more information, www.artisanct.com. 444 East Pipeline Rd., Hurst, TX 76053.
Through Dec. 23 “Christmas on Main” in Grapevine Town Square. Step back in time this season at Christmas on Main. Relish the beautiful backdrop of the Victorian-style buildings, dressed up with ribbons, bows and wreaths set aglow with twinkling lights; guests of all ages can enjoy the beautiful Christmas scene. Plan for a tractor-drawn wagon ride, Christmas photo opportunities and holiday entertainment at the Town Square Gazebo. Check website for daily starting times. Free admission. For more information, www.grapevinetexasusa.com/event/christmas-on-main/21257/. 325 S. Main St., Grapevine, TX 76051.
Through Dec. 23 Are you ho-ho-hoping to meet Santa Claus? Look for the jolly old elf in his new winter wonderland home on the Sundance Square Plaza Stage. Young and old alike can visit Santa! For more detailed information on Santa’s schedule, visit www.sundancesquare.com/events/. Downtown Fort Worth.
Through Dec. 23 Jubilee Theatre presents The First Noel. This memory musical flashes us back to Harlem in 1985 and follows the story of Noel as a child and her desire for Christmas in a house where holiday joy has been unwelcome for years. The sounds of today combine with the holiday nostalgia of yesterday, creating Jubilee’s answer to the perennial Holiday classic. Performance times vary. For tickets and additional information, www.jubileetheatre.org. 506 Main St.
Through Dec. 23 Texas Christkindl Market. Celebrate the season “German style” with shopping, great food, and lots of fun for everyone. Inspired by a cherished German tradition, this family-friendly market features a unique shopping experience for holiday gifts, decorations, and one-of-a-kind finds. Free admission. For more information, www.txchristkindlmarket.com. Texas Live! 1650 E. Randol Mill Rd., Arlington, TX 76011.
Through Dec. 23 Twas The Night Before Christmas at Casa Mañana Theater. Molly is having trouble finding her Christmas spirit. Determined to make it a Christmas to remember, Molly’s mother takes her on a magical treasure hunt through New York City from Radio City Music Hall to Macy’s, where they encounter dancing elves and even Santa Claus himself! Featuring Christmas parodies of some of today’s most popular songs, this is a yuletide spectacular guaranteed to put you in the holiday spirit! Performance times and ticket prices vary. For information, 817-332-2272, www.casamanana.org. 3101 West Lancaster.
Through Dec. 30 “Enchant Arlington: A World of Christmas Wonder Awaits.” Back by popular demand, Enchant once again illuminates North Texas skies with its World’s Largest Christmas Light Maze & Market. Last year, more than 250,000 people unwrapped this new holiday tradition. This year, the event moves inside Arlington’s Globe Life Park. Tickets range from $19.99-$64.99. For more information, https://bit.ly/2QZMY4O. Globe Life Park in Arlington.
Through Dec. 30 Six Flags Over Texas Holiday in the Park. Have yourself a merry little Christmas as Six Flags Over Texas transforms into a winter wonderland. Thrilling rides, holiday shows, delicious hot cocoa and over a million twinkling lights await guests looking to get into the magical, holiday spirit. Our breathtaking winter wonderland features a variety of delightful and interactive activities to help capture the holiday spirit. Park hours vary, see website for details, www.sixflags.com/overtexas. Six Flags Over Texas, 2201 Rd. to Six Flags, Arlington, TX 76011.
Through Jan. 1, 2019 “ICE! and Lone Star Christmas” at The Gaylord Texan Resort. Christmas is back and better than ever at Grapevine’s Gaylord Texan Resort. With 2 million twinkling lights, 15,000 ornaments, an amazing 54-foot-tall Christmas tree, an 8-foot-tall gingerbread house, Santa’s Wild Workshop Snow Tubing, Cookies and Milk with Mrs. Claus and ICE! carved from more than 2 million pounds of ice. Check out the special bonus area – a LIVE ice carving zone. Watch a masterful ice carver create amazing sculptures before your eyes. This is fun for the whole family and is part of a Lone Star Christmas at Gaylord Texan Resort. For more information and tickets, https://bit.ly/2q2Qdg0. The Gaylord Texan Resort, 1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, TX 76051.
Through Jan. 6, 2019 “Grossology and Animal Grossology” exhibition at the Fort Worth Museum of Science & History. Welcome to the world of Grossology: The (Impolite) Science of the Human Body, a science-in-disguise exhibition where kids get the answers to many of the slimy, oozy, crusty, stinky questions they absolutely love to ask about the human body. Animal Grossology turns gross topics such as slime, vomit and dookies into interactive, larger-than-life biology lessons. The exhibit appeals to kids’ natural curiosity about themselves and teaches them how animals function. Tickets $16 adults, $13 ages 2-18. Hrs. Tue.-Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m. Closed Mon. For more information, 817-255-9540, www.fortworthmuseum.org. 1600 Gendy St.
Through Jan. 6, 2019 “Balenciaga in Black” at the Kimbell Art Museum. From his first runway collection in 1937 through the closure of his Paris salon in 1968, Cristóbal Balenciaga’s clients were among the most influential trendsetters of the day. The carefully selected costumes and accessories, all made by hand in the haute-couture ateliers of this fashion genius, share one major feature: they are all black. The 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, 817-332-8451, www.kimbellart.org. 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Through Jan. 6, 2019 “Goya in Black and White” at the Kimbell Art Museum. This exhibition will showcase more than 75 of Francisco de Goya’s paramount works on paper from the unparalleled collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Free admission. 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, 817-332-8451, www.kimbellart.org. 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Through Jan. 13, 2019 FOCUS: Njideka Akunyili Crosby I Counterparts exhibit at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Los Angeles-based artist and 2017 MacArthur Genius Fellow Njideka Akunyili Crosby draws upon her experience of moving from Nigeria to the United States while maintaining ties to her family in Africa and building relationships in America. Layers of paint, fabric, and photographic transfers not only energize the interiors and figures depicted in the artist’s works but serve as a metaphor for the complex merging of cultural backgrounds that contribute to Akunyili Crosby’s sense of self. Tickets $16 adults 18+, $10 students with ID & $12 seniors 60+. Free for children 18 & under and Modern members. Hrs. Tues. 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Wed. & 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, https://bit.ly/2QYcrf6. 3200 Darnell St.
Through Jan. 27, 2019 “Hedda Sterne: Printed Variations” at the Amon Carter Museum of American Art. From luscious leafy tendrils to stark horizon lines, this exhibition of prints by Hedda Sterne (1910-2011) celebrates the artist’s exquisite variety of formal interests. Although most often associated with a group of artists called the “Irascibles”—avant-garde forerunners of Abstract Expressionism—Sterne defied stylistic categorization. Her aesthetic experimentations fluctuated between organic and geometric, figural and abstract, and painterly and graphic. All share, however, a passionate attention to detail and form. 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/hedda-sterne-printed-variations. 3501 Camp Bowie Blvd.
Through Jan. 27, 2019 “Laurie Simmons: Big Camera/Little Camera” exhibit at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. This exhibition will showcase the artist’s photographs spanning the last four decades, from 1976 to the present, a small selection of sculpture, and two films. Tickets adults $16, 60+, military & first responders $12, students $10, under 18 free. Half-price on Sun. & free on Fri. Hrs. Tues. 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Wed., Thurs., Sat., Sun. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Fri. 10 a.m.-8 p.m., closed Mon. For more information, 817-738-9215, www.themodern.org/exhibitions/upcoming. 3200 Darnell St.
Through Feb. 3, 2019 “The Modern Lights” at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. This holiday season, the Modern will again be illuminated with an even more spectacular array offestive lights. The Museum will be open until 7 pm on Tuesdays and 8 pm on Fridays. Enjoy the view from Café Modern on Friday evenings for dinner, with seating available from 5-8:30 pm. For more information, 817-738-9215, www.themodern.org/exhibitions/upcoming. 3200 Darnell St.
Through May 26, 2019 Amon Carter Museum of American Art presents “From Remington to O’Keeffe: The Carter’s Greatest Hits.” The Amon Carter Museum has acquired one of the world’s finest collections of American paintings, photographs, sculpture, and works on paper. Key selections from the collection—from epic landscape and western paintings, elegant still lifes, and singular representations of war and exploration, to unparalleled modernist sculptures and abstractions—are featured in an exciting presentation that reveals the singularity of the Amon Carter collection. Free admission. 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 Sept. 8, 2019 “Another Frontier: Frederic Remington’s East” at the Sid Richardson Museum. This exhibition features paintings and artifacts on loan from the Frederic Remington Art Museum in Ogdensburg, New York, as well as archival items from the St. Lawrence University Special Collections Library in Canton, New York. The paintings, letters, photographs, sketches, and diary entries take visitors far from Remington’s West to introduce them to the artist’s circle of Eastern friends, and to his beloved North Country. Open daily, the museum offers free admission and docent-guided tours every Tuesday and Saturday at 2 p.m. For hours and a calendar of special events and programs, www.sidrichardsonmuseum.org. 309 Main St.
Through Sept. 29, 2019 “Gabriel Dawe: Plexus no. 34” is at the 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.
20-24 The Nutcracker presented by Texas Ballet Theater at Bass Performance Hall. It’s a holiday tradition like no other. A magical Christmas Eve comes to life in the ballet that has delighted generations with its charming story and exquisite dancing. Tickets starting at $20. For more information, 817-212-4280, www.basshall.com. 525 Commerce St.
21 Billy Bob’s Texas-Paul Cauthen. Tickets $14 & $22. Performance 10:30 p.m. House band begins at 8 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
21,22,28,29 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.
21-30 Magnolia at the Modern. This ongoing series features critically-acclaimed films. December’s showings: 21-30, At Eternity’s Gate. Tickets are $9, $7 for Modern members, $6 for Reel People. The Sunday noon show is half price. For more information, www.themodern.org/films/category/Magnolia-at-the-Modern/289. Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, 3200 Darnell St.
22 “2018 Lockheed Martin Armed Forces Bowl” at Amon G. Carter Stadium. See Houston face off against Army. Kickoff 2:30 p.m. For tickets and more information, http://armedforcesbowl.com/our-game/the-matchup. 2850 Stadium Dr.
22 Billy Bob’s Texas-Charley Crockett. Tickets $16 & $28. Performance 10:30 p.m. House band begins at 8 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
22,23,26,27,28,29 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.
22,29 Lone Star Murder Mystery Dinner in the 81 Club at Billy Bob’s Texas. Take a lighthearted trip back to the Wild West where laughs fly like bullets and hilarity is the law of the land. The evening includes an award-winning comedy murder mystery and a chef prepared deluxe gourmet buffet. $60 per person. Doors open at 7 p.m. and show starts at 8 p.m., www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
23 Dallas Cowboys football at AT&T Stadium! Cowboys vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers. For more information, www.attstadium.com/events. One AT&T Way, Arlington, TX 76011.
27-Jan. 27, 2019 Stage West Theatre presents Everybody. In this modern, comedic, and heartfelt riff on the iconic medieval morality play, fate decides the roles by lottery each night. In the end, when it’s your time to go, what will you leave behind, and what will you take with you? Contains strong language and adult material. Performance times and ticket prices vary. For more information, www.stagewest.org/season. 821/823 W. Vickery Blvd. in Fort Worth.
28 Billy Bob’s Texas-Whiskey Myers. Tickets $16 & $26. Performance 10:30 p.m. House band begins at 8 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
29 “Robert Earl Keen’s Cosmic Cowboy Christmas” presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth at Bass Performance Hall. Robert Earl Keen and his band will usher you into the Christmas spirit by performing tongue-in-cheek holiday favorites, standards, new renditions of classic holiday hits laced in bluegrass, and much more. Performance 7:30 p.m. Tickets starting at $55. For more information, 817-212-4280, www.basshall.com. 525 Commerce St.
29 Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic at AT&T Stadium. The 83rd Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic, will serve as one of two College Football Playoff Semifinal games, featuring the top four teams in the nation. Teams will be chosen by the College Football Playoff Selection Committee and announced on Sun., Dec. 2nd. For more information, www.attstadium.com/events. One AT&T Way, Arlington, TX 76011.
29 Billy Bob’s Texas-Brett Young. Tickets $20, $35 & $45. Performance 10:30 p.m. House band begins at 8 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
30 Billy Bob’s Texas-The Toadies. Tickets $16 & $30. Performance 10:30 p.m. House band begins at 8 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
31 Lone Star Murder Mystery Dinner in the 81 Club at Billy Bob’s Texas. Take a lighthearted trip back to the Wild West where laughs fly like bullets and hilarity is the law of the land. The evening includes an award-winning comedy murder mystery and a chef prepared deluxe gourmet buffet. $99 per person. Doors open at 7 p.m. and show starts at 8 p.m., www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
31 “New Year’s Eve: My Sinatra” presented by the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra at Bass Performance Hall. Ring in the New Year with a stirring tribute to Frank Sinatra. Vocalist Cary Hoffman brings the live concert version of his hit NYC off-Broadway show to Bass Hall for a swinging celebration. Enjoy more than 20 classic Sinatra songs! Showtime 7:30 p.m. For more information, 817-665-6000, https://bit.ly/2Ftvg8y. 525 Commerce St.
31 Billy Bob’s Texas-Randy Rogers Band. Tickets $20, $40 & $55. Performance 10:30 p.m. House band begins at 8 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.