Topic: Festivals and Expos
All Day Two Day Festival
Top tree climbers in the state compete. Winners go on to international contest. See schedule on website. Contact: Kevin Bassett C: 972-877-0358, firstname.lastname@example.org
A special two-night only performance of David Marquis’ play "The Land." Bring a picnic and a blanket or lawn chairs to share this fabulous story with the gorgeous meadow as the backdrop. Suitable for ages 13 and up. $10.
Family-friendly event celebrating the Fort Worth Prairie. Activities include making seedballs, historical marker tour, face painting, guided prairie walks, paper flower-making, demonstrations of soap and candle making, basket weavingm gourd art and live entertainment.
10:00 a.m. Bearclaw Singers and Dancers
10:30 a.m. Cowboy Poet Lanny Joe...
Gecko Hardware, an eco-friendly True Value store, is hosting its grand opening with demonstrations and workshops, including an appearance by organic gardening guru Howard Garrett. See Green Source DFW story.
See native Texas snakes and other reptiles. Learn about snakes and other reptiles at 1 pm, followed by a guided tour of the snake exhibit. Free with admission.
Klyde Warren Park will showcase a series of jazz concerts through May 16. On April 25, Spyro Gyra will perform. Free.
Arts and music festival hosted by the city of Richardson. Music lineup includes Spin Doctors, the Charlie Daniels Band, Blue Oyster Cult, Grand Funk Railroad, Toadies, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Robert Earl Keen. Tickets: $30/three-day pass; $20/adult single day; $3/ages 5-12 pass; Free/4 and under. See website for special promotions.
Event hosted by the city of Irving featuring BMX demo in skate park (next to Lively Pointe), kid's bike rodeo, food trucks, vendors. Show your bikes--cool, franken or classic. Group rides: 12 miles and 30 miles; no fees. Booth space is free. Contact: Fran Witte at email@example.com or 972-721-2355.
Vintage Tex, Colleyville’s vintage clothing boutique, is hosting its 2nd annual Spring Tea Party to promote upcycling, recycling and enjoying all things vintage.
The outdoor fair features local artists and purveyors of vintage clothing, accessories and home goods, live music, coffee and gourmet teas and baked goods. Photographer will be on hand to capture portraits of...