Thursday, July 25, 2013
12 hot events for your weekend in DFW July 25-28
Think it's hotter than hell outside? We'll heat you up with some sizzling indoor events.
- The Alamo Drafthouse is hosting more parking lot parties. Thursday, you can finally get to see the interior during a free indoor screening of The World's End. Then head outside for screenings of Shawn of the Dead and Hot Fuzz.
- Head to Fort Worth for Rockin' the River, a laid-back concert event where you listen while floating the Trinity River. You can buy beer and tacos on-site.
- The Texas Rangers play the New York Yankees Thursday at 1:05 p.m. Boo! Go root, root, root for your home team.
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- You may have heard Erykah Badu is performing for free Friday night in Deep Ellum. But there's a catch: You had to be awarded a ticket. Did you get in?
- Go see the musical Xanadu at WaterTower Theatre in Addison. Gay List Daily describes it in five words: "Sexy guys in short shorts."
- It's hot outside, and it'll be hot inside the Kessler for the Hotter Than Hell Burlesque Show Friday night. Catherine D'lish will tantalize the audience, then male burlesque dancer Jett Adore will take over.
- The new prince, named George Alexander Louis, is here. Celebrate his arrival at The British Emporium in Grapevine. Tea is free.
- The Season 12 finalists from American Idol sing their way through Verizon Theatre in Grand Prairie Saturday night. Winner Candice Glover and runner-up Kree Harrison will be there.
- Politician, tequila drinker, and musician Kinky Friedman will perform in Fort Worth. He will make a "big announcement" -- possibly a run for governor. Or not?
- This weekend, the Dallas Bridal Show is back at Dallas Market Hall. New this year is a special area for guys, so they don't have to get caught up in all that white. Tickets are $6-12.
- A rap mega-event takes place at Gexa on Sunday: Wiz Khalifa, A$AP Rocky, B.o.B., and many more.
- Dallas darling Emily Elbert, a soulful songstress who is currently living in the northeast, returns home for an intimate show at the Kessler Theater in Oak Cliff. You'll love her live.