BEST BETS: Top Things To Do In Fort Worth This Weekend-June 28th-30th
1) Les Miserables at Bass Performance Hall
Experience the new production of Tony Award-winning musical, Les Misérables, direct from an acclaimed two-and-a-half-year return to Broadway. With its glorious new staging and dazzlingly reimagined scenery, this breathtaking new production has left both audiences and critics awestruck.
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2) FWSO Concerts in the Garden
This concert series earns distinction in BEST BETS every week. This week enjoy two nights of Rock with Sounds of Pink Floyd on Saturday, and the Sounds of Queen on Saturday. Then, go back and enjoy the Music of ABBA with ABBAcadabra, all backed by the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra.
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3) Sunday Funday is back at Panther Island
Sunday Funday is a day of relaxation and fun in the sun at Panther Island Pavilion. This family-friendly and laid-back event kicks off this Sunday and runs through September 1st. Tubes and pedal boats are available to rent along with kayaks, stand up paddle boards and canoes from Backwoods Paddlesports. Enjoy cold beer, music, friends, food trucks and floating the Trinity River every Sunday at Panther Island Pavilion. Check the website for weekly activities including yoga classes and more!
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4) WNBA Dallas Wings host Minnesota Lynx
Get Out of the Heat and inside the cool air conditioning right in the heart of DFW at College Park Center in Arlington on HOOPS for HEROES Night.
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5) Midland at Billy Bob’s Texas
If you can find a ticket to this concert, hold on to it for dear life! GRAMMY® Award winner Midland carries nominations for Best Country Song and Best Country Duo/Group Performance into Billy Bob’s. Plus, Midland was named New Vocal Group of the Year at the 2018 ACM Awards and are nominated for three CMA Awards including Vocal Group of the Year, Single of the Year for “Drinkin’ Problem” and New Artist of the Year. Their current single “Burn Out” is Top 20 at Country Radio and the band released a video for the song which was inspired by the vintage style of Urban Cowboy and filmed at our own Billy Bob’s Texas. This year Country Radio Broadcasters voted the trio as one of the esteemed 2018 CRS New Faces.
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6) Live Music Under the Stars
Another regular weekly addition to BEST BETS Blog are the family-friendly concert events at Levitt Pavilion in Arlington and The Lot Downtown in Mansfield. Each one has its own unique Vibe, worth trying out throughout the summer.
Levitt Pavilion (Arlington) Click Here for Levitt’s Concert Calendar
The Lot Downtown (Mansfield)
Rock out this Saturday to The Stoneleighs (Stones Tribute Band). Click Here for The Lot Downtown Calendar
Disclaimer: What’s Up Fort Worth features many events in other cities (including Dallas) when our staff feels that the event has DFW market-wide interest and that fans in Fort Worth and Tarrant County will make the trek to Dallas for the event.