Stuff To Check Out in Dallas Area This Weekend

Erth's Dinosaur Zoo Live! | Image by Coppell Arts Center

As usual, the Dallas area is jam-packed with events this weekend, including theater, live music, shopping opportunities, and… dinosaurs?

Nasher Sculpture Center presents ’til Midnight

  • What: Enjoy live music from some of the region’s most talented artists, like HONIN, Sudie, and Golden Dawn Arkestra, followed by a screening of the movie Selena.
  • When: Friday, April 19 at 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Nasher Sculpture Center at 2001 Flora St. in Dallas

Auriga Productions presents Hamlet

  • What: Shakespeare’s classic tale of murder and vengeance continues its run in Dallas.
  • When: Friday, April 19 at 8:00 p.m. / Saturday, April 20 at 8:00 p.m. / Sunday, April 21 at 2:00 p.m.
  • Where: Amys Studio of Performing Arts at 14452 Midway Rd. in Farmers Branch

Troupe Vertigo

  • What: Classical dance and contemporary theater meet cirque acrobatics, leaving “audiences in awe,” according to the Los Angeles Times.
  • When: Friday, April 19 at 7:30 p.m. / Saturday, April 20 at 7:30 p.m. / Sunday, April 21 at 3:00 p.m.
  • Where: Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center at 2301 Flora St. in Dallas

Erth’s Dinosaur Zoo Live

  • What: Interact with lifelike dinosaurs brought to life by professional puppeteers. Think of it as Jurassic Park coming to life.
  • When: Saturday, April 20, at 2:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m.
  • Where: Coppell Arts Center (Main Hall) at 505 Travis St. in Coppell

Flea Harvey’s Rock N Roll Flea Market

  • What: Grab some vinyl for your record collection and pick up some vintage threads at Flea Harvey’s monthly market pop-up featuring more than 17 local vendors.
  • When: Saturday, April 20 at 11 a.m.
  • Where: Lee Harvey’s at 1807 Gould St. in Dallas

Lakeside Live Music Featuring InHalen

  • What: Pack a lawn chair and enjoy a Van Halen tribute band while lounging by the water.
  • When: Saturday, April 20 at 11 a.m.
  • Where: Rogers-O’Brien Amphitheater at The Sound at 3111 Olympus Blvd. in Dallas

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