A signature event for the Dallas Arts District, block parties bring the crowds to the street for a free community extravaganza. In collaboration with local visual and performing arts groups, the festivities include food truck fare, local brews, family-friendly games, pop-up performances by local artists, social media scavenger hunts, and more! Click 'Visit Website' above for more details on this summer's block party.
Summer Block Party | Friday, June 16th | 6pm-midnight
Street line-up includes:
6 PM | Thaddeus Ford
7 PM | Tauvy Thompson
8 PM Anita N. Martinez Ballet Folklorico
8:30 PM | New Orleans Second Line w/ Michelle Gibson + Kickin' Brass Band
9:15 PM | Bandan Koro African Drum and Dance Ensemble
10 PM | Ronnie Heart
11 PM | Violin virtuoso Richmond Punch
Throughout the night: Food Truck fare, libations from Alamo Drafthouse, FREE pictures courtesy of Photo Wagon, bubble magic, and more!
’til Midnight at the Nasher Sculpture Center presents Doug Burr in concert, followed by acclaimed singer-songwriter Sarah Jaffe and a screening of La La Land (2016) PG-13. Nasher Cafe by Wolfgang Puck offers special reserve-ahead picnic dining for two in the garden.
Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art from amber waves of grain to purple mountain majesties, explore three centuries of American art and history through tours, talks, music, and DMA’s latest exhibition "Visions of America". *Note: General admission to the DMA Late Night is $10, $5 for students, and free for members and kids under 11.*
Do not miss "Landscape Relativities: The Collaborative Works of Arnold Chang and Michael Cherney" on view at the Crow Collection of Asian Art through June 25.
Dancing in the Park with Studio 22 will be two-stepping into the night on the Muse Family Performance Pavilion at Klyde Warren Park.
The third annual Museum Shop Summer Sale will be in DMA's Fleischner Courtyard on Harwood St. Participating organizations include the Crow Collection of Asian Art, Dallas Museum of Art, and Dallas Symphony Orchestra.