Dates & prices are subject to change. Please confirm all information with the attraction or sponsoring organization.
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 TripAdvisor’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.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sat. & Sun. 817-871-7050, www.fortworthzoo.org. 1989 Colonial Pkwy.
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 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 The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. See history and nature with stunning IMAX cinematography and audio. This month’s features include Tornado Alley, Pandas, America’s Musical Journey, and Coral Reef Adventure. Gen. Ad. $8 adults, $7 juniors 2-12, $7 seniors 65+. For complete list of show times, 817-255-9540, www.fortworthmuseum.org/omni-
imax-now-showing. 1600 Gendy St.
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 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.
Ongoing “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 harnesses kids’ natural curiosity about themselves and teaches them how animals function. Tickets $15 adults, $12 ages 2-18. Hrs. Mon.-Fri. 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sat. 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sun. noon-5 p.m.For more information, 817-255-9540, www.fortworthmuseum.org. 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 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, 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 June 17 Stage West Theatre presents Hir. After returning from the wars, Isaac arrives at his childhood home to discover that the family he knew is upended. His once-timid mother is on a whirlwind crusade to subvert the patriarchy, his sister is now his genderqueer brother who refers to hirself in gender-neutral pronouns. Meanwhile, his stroke-ridden father slumps on the couch in a muumuu and clown makeup. As Isaac attempts to reclaim structure in a household that refuses to be tamed, the family is forced to confront what it is to live in a new world when one is stuck in the past. For more information, www.stagewest.org/season/hir. 821/823 W. Vickery Blvd. in Fort Worth.
Through June 24 Jubilee Theatre presents Stick Fly. The affluent, African-American LeVay family gather at their Martha’s Vineyard home for the weekend, and brothers Kent and Flip have each brought their respective ladies home to meet the parents for the first time. Race and privilege, longstanding family tensions bubble under the surface and reach a boiling point when secrets are revealed. Contains adult language and themes, for patrons 10+. Performance times vary. For tickets and additional information, www.
jubileetheatre.org. 506 Main St.
Through July 7 Beauty and the Beast at Artisan Center Theater. Based on the Academy Award-winning animated feature, the stage version includes all of the wonderful songs written by Alan Menken and the late Howard Ashman, along with new songs by Mr. Menken and Tim Rice. The original Broadway production ran for over thirteen years and was nominated for nine Tony Awards, including Best Musical. Performance times and prices vary. For more information, www.artisanct.com
. 444 East Pipeline Rd., Hurst, TX 76053.
Through July 22 The Amon Carter Museum of American Art presents the exhibit “Ellen Carey: Dings, Pulls, and Shadows.” Since the 1990s, experimental photographer Ellen Carey has been making photographs that defy photographic conventions of depicting identifiable subjects. Instead, her works depict vibrant fields of color that are meditations on the very nature of photography as an image created by the action of light on a light-sensitive surface. The exhibition features seven key works that explore the artist’s interest in color, light, and the photographic process as the subject of her practice. 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 Aug. 12 “CUT! Costume & Cinema” at Arlington Museum of Art. Through more than 40 period costumes, enjoy the art of making costumes for film. The exhibition reveals how perfectly crafted costumes uncover clues about a film character’s status, age, class and wealth in a story. For more information, www.arlington.org/event/cut!-
costume-and-cinema/19525/. 201 W. Main St., Arlington.
Through Aug. 19 “From the Lands of Asia: The Sam and Myrna Myers Collection” exhibit at the Kimbell Art Museum. This exhibition presents 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 Aug. 19 Six Flags Over Texas. Park opens daily for the 2018 season! 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.
Through Sept. 2 “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.
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 Oct. 20 Grapevine Farmers Market. Eat healthy 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.
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, is 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.
1-29 Magnolia at the Modern. This ongoing series features critically-acclaimed films. June’s showings: 1-3, RBG; 8-10, The Seagull; 15-17, Let the Sunshine In; 22-24, Disobedience: 29-July 1, On Chesil Beach. 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.
1,2,8,9,15,16,22,23,29,30 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.
24,29,30 Free Concert Series at Levitt Pavilion. Performers entertain each night under the stars live for family friendly fun. Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, and refreshments. No glass bottles please. June’s performers: The Peterson Brothers, Sgt.Peppers Lonely Bluegrass Band, Vocal Trash, Bowling for Soup, Green River Ordinance and more! Showtime 8 p.m. For more information, 817-543-4308, www.levittpavilionarlington. org/ 100 W. Abram St., Arlington.
24,29,30 Concerts In the Garden at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden presented by Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra. Enjoy a selection of performers under the stars. Performances start at 8:15 p.m.For a list of performers and to buy tickets: www.fwsymphony.org/concerts/ concerts-in-the-garden.asp 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd.
2-10 Mamma Mia! at Casa Mañana Theater. Writer Catherine Johnson’s sunny, funny tale unfolds on a Greek island paradise. On the eve of her wedding, a daughter’s quest to discover the identity of her father brings 3 men from her mother’s past back to the island they last visited 20 years ago. The story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, and every night everyone’s having the time of their lives! Performance times and ticket prices vary. For information, 817-332-2272, www.casamanana.org. 3101 West Lancaster.
2,3,9,10,16,17,23,24,30,7/1 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.
8 Billy Bob’s Texas-Robert Earl Keen. Tickets $18 & $30. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza
8,9 Live Jazz on the Trinity at Panther Island Pavilion. Jazz on the Trinity pays homage to jazz and the genres in influences by bringing you a little bit of it all. From Neo Soul to alternative rock, from gospel to rock ’n roll, Jazz on the Trinity brings you Dallas/Fort Worth’s premier musical event while providing quality entertainment for everyone to enjoy. For information and to purchase tickets, www.jazzonthetrinity.
com. 395 Purcey St.
8-24 Return Engagements at Runway Theater It’s 1954… a tipsy actress and a bellboy wind up their night of lovemaking, three hours before her wedding. It’s 1956… a gutsy Polish woman who has chosen as her lover a carpenter “with good genes” informs him that she is returning to Poland to bear his child. It’s 1963… a writer and a therapist, once partners in a prosaic marriage, await the arrival of their new prospective mates. Fast-forward 20, 25, and 30 years later as you revisit the couples and learn how they ended up and how, ultimately, their stories are all linked together. Performances 8 p.m. Fri. & Sat., 3 p.m. Sun. Ticket prices $17-$20. For more information, www.runwaytheatre.com. 817-488-4842. 215 North Dooley St. Grapevine, 76051.
9 Silent Disco at The Fort Worth Museum of Science and History. Dance like no one is watching at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History’s silent disco. Three live DJs – DJ Mr. Rid, DJ Talambas, and DJ Wild in the Streets will spin three very different soundtracks – and guests can choose which one to listen to by using headphones. $20 for members, $25 for non-members (includes one drink ticket). Event is from 7-10 p.m. and for 18+ ages. For information, 817-255-9540, www.fwmuseum.org/exhibit/
silent-disco/. 1600 Gendy St.
9 Billy Bob’s Texas-Wade Bowen. Tickets $18, $30 & $35. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
9-July 14 Peter Pan at Artisan Center Children’s Theater. Wendy Darling loves to tell stories to her brothers, Michael and John. But when her father announces she must move out of the nursery, Peter Pan comes to visit the children and whisks them away to Neverland. Their journey introduces them to the Lost Boys, Mermaids, Indians and even the infamous pirate, Captain Hook! Performance times and prices vary. For more information, www.artisanct.com
. 444 East Pipeline Rd., Hurst, TX 76053.
10-Sept. 16 “Takashi Murakami: The Octopus Eats its Own Leg” at The Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, the exhibition is a major retrospective of Murakami’s paintings, featuring fifty works that span three decades of his career, from the artist’s earliest mature works to his recent, monumentally scaled paintings. 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.
11-15 Teen Artist Workshop at the Kimbell Art Museum. Interested in working in 3D? Join guest artist Giovanni Valderas to explore sculptural processes and ideas about identity while connecting with artworks from the Kimbell’s permanent collection and the special exhibition “From the Lands of Asia: The Sam and Myrna Myers Collection.” Program fees include all art-making materials and light refreshments. Materials fee: $200: $160 for Kimbell members. Space is limited; to register, call 817-332-8451, ext. 351. For information, www.kimbellart.org/learn/
youth-programs/teen-artists- workshop. 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd.
14-July 14 Every Brilliant Thing at Circle Theatre. Making sense of the world is often too complicated. Sometimes making a list of Every Brilliant Thing allows us to simplify our existence. Written by Duncan Macmillan with Jonny Donahoe, this theatrical experience engages the audience with laughter as the list grows longer and longer. This story reminds us to forgive often, love always, and ponder: what is on our list? Contains adult language & subject matter. Ticket prices, performance dates and times vary. For information, 817-877-3040, www.circletheatre.com. 230 West Fourth Street in Sundance Square.
15 Billy Bob’s Texas-Tanya Tucker. Tickets $16 & $30. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
16 Billy Bob’s Texas-Lonestar. Tickets $16 & $25. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
17 Billy Bob’s Texas-Texas Red Dirt Roads with Justin Frazell. Free admission. Starts at 3 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
19-24 Waitress presented by Performing Arts Fort Worth at Bass Performance Hall. Inspired by Adrienne Shelly’s beloved film, this irresistible new show features original music and lyrics by 6-time Grammy nominee Sara Bareilles. Brought to the stage by a groundbreaking all-female creative team, Waitress tells the story of Jenna, a waitress and expert pie maker who dreams of a way out of her small town and loveless marriage. A baking contest in a nearby county and the town’s new doctor may offer her a chance at a fresh start, while her fellow waitresses offer their own recipes for happiness. Performance times and prices vary. For more information, 817-212-4280, www.basshall.com. 525 Commerce St.
22 “The USS Fort Worth Whatever Floats Your Boat Regatta” at Panther Island Pavilion aims to build awareness of and camaraderie with the USS Fort Worth crew while promoting clean rivers and parks and green living. And, they want to have fun! It’s free to come out and cheer on the boats, or gather a team of 5 for $125. Bring your recyclables and use a few from donors to build a boat to ride across the Trinity River. USS Fort Worth Captain, CDR Tony Hyde and crew members will be on hand to judge! Win bragging rights for Fastest Boat, Titanic Award-most spectacular failure, Best USS Fort Worth Look Alike, Best Team Theme/Costume, and Individual with Most Teams Recruited. 4 p.m.-8 p.m. For information, www.pantherislandpavilion.com/
events/uss-fort-worth- whatever-floats-your-boat- regatta. 395 Purcey St.
22 Doug Stone at Arlington Music Hall. Doug Stone debuted in 1990 with the single, “I’d Be Better Off (In a Pine Box),” the first release from his 1990 self-titled debuted album. This album found “Pine Box” at a number 4 position on the charts with three more in the top 10 ratings. These singles included, “Fourteen Minutes Old” at number 6 and at number 5, ”These Lips Don’t Know How to Say Goodbye.” Performance 7:30 p.m. Tickets $20-$119. For more information and to purchase tickets, www.
arlingtonmusichall.net/. 224 N. Center St., Arlington, TX 76011.
22 Billy Bob’s Texas-Roger Creager presented by 95.9 The Ranch. Tickets $14 & $20. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
23 Eagles with special guest Chris Stapleton at AT&T Stadium. The Eagles are one of the most influential and commercially successful American rock bands of all time. With their profound lyrics, harmonies and country-tinged melodies, they created a signature Southern California sound. 7 p.m. Tickets are on sale now at http://attstadium.com/
calendar/eagles-june-23. AT&T Stadium, One AT&T Way, Arlington, TX 76011.
23 Billy Bob’s Texas-Mike Ryan. Tickets $16 & $22. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
24 Billy Bob’s Texas-Texas Red Dirt Roads with Justin Frazell. Free admission. Starts at 3 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
25-Sept. 3 “15th Annual Summerfest at The Gaylord Texan Resort.” This year’s SummerFest will feature fun with The Smurfs! Some of the Smurftastic activities will include Gargamel’s Wizard Academy, Le Smurf’s Art Corner & Sweet Shop, Papa Smurf’s Search Party Scavenger Hunt, Breakfast with The Smurfs, and more! Other events will include Junior Chefs Camp, an atrium art tour, happy hours, pool parties, and spa specials. Guests who book an overnight room will receive complimentary access into our exclusive 10-acre outdoor waterpark, Paradise Springs! For more information: www.marriott.com/gaylord-
hotels/gaylord-texan-dallas- resort-vacations.mi. 1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, TX 76051.
29 Billy Bob’s Texas-Josh Ward. Tickets $12 & $18. Performance 10:30 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.
30 Cody Johnson at Panther Island Pavilion. The return of the outdoor country concert and music festival featuring Cody Johnson and other artists. 5:45 p.m. For information and to purchase tickets, www.codyjohnsonmusic.com/
events/panther-island-pavilion . 395 Purcey St.
30 Billy Bob’s Texas-Ramon Ayala. Tickets $25 & $35. Performance 7 p.m. www.billybobstexas.com. 817-624-7117. 2520 Rodeo Plaza.