Top Happenings in Fort Worth This Weekend April 26th – 28th

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) Fortress Festival is finally here!!!

The third edition of the festival will take place this weekend in Fort Worth’s Cultural District. Presented in partnership with the Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth, the festival provides attendees not only with world-class music but also with access to world-class art within Fort Worth’s iconic Cultural District.

Fortress Festival Info is Right Here!

2) What is Ubbi Dubbi Festival?

Need to know more? Just get to Panther Island!
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3) Germanfest in Muenster

The best German festival around…and worth the trek to Muenster, Texas. This year the stage will explode with Flatland Cavalry, The Bellamy Brothers, and Ray Wylie Hubbard.
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4) Fort Worth Margarita Festival

Can’t go too wrong with the chance to check out over 15 margaritas all in one place. Add in some great live music, food trucks, beer garden, and adult playground. Check it out if you are in West 7th area.
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5) Live Theatre-WOW

There are more than 10 different theatre offerings across DFW this weekend. Here are our Top 4 picks.
• Avenue Q at Theatre Wesleyan Click for Ave Q
• The Father at Stage West Click for The Father
• Office Hour at Circle Theatre Click for Office Hour
• Bubbling Brown Sugar at Jubilee Theatre Click for Bubbling Brown Sugar

6) Timeless Concerts From Warsaw to Paris at Arlington Museum of Art

Pianist Dr. Heejung Kang has chosen her favorite work of Frederic Chopin to perform this evening. Violinist LeeAnne Chenoweth, soprano Judith Rodriguez and tenor Sergio Cepeda join the ensemble with more works of French composers (Debbusy and Bizet) to make this a most interesting and beautiful evening of music and stories of the past.
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7) Dallas Opera presents Falstaff

In Verdi’s final work, he brings Shakespeare’s fat knight to hilarious life in this adaptation of The Merry Wives of Windsor. It’s worth the trip to Dallas and the fabulous Winspear Opera House.
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8) Fort Worth Youth Orchestra FREE Concert in Sundance Square

Enjoy the next generation of classical musicians in the relaxing plaza at Sundance Square.
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9) Art in the Square / Southlake

Art in the Square celebrates its 20th anniversary at Southlake Town Square.
Art is in abundance! Over 160 juried professional, 6 emerging and 100 high artists will be displaying their artwork.
Also enjoy local and professional entertainers on one of the two stages, and the Kids Korner offers hands on children’s art experiences.
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10) Lantern Festival at Fort Worth Botanic Garden

Lantern Festivals are a major part of Chinese culture and this traveling show is only in Fort Worth through May 12th. Experience 20 lanterns crafted with silk, wire and steel. It is an evening of fun, food, and adventure for the whole family.
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11) HAMILTON at Dallas Summer Musicals (Music Hall at Fair Park)

The award-winning Broadway musical Hamilton about the life of American Founding Father Alexander Hamilton finally hits DFW with performances through May 5th. Tickets are hard to come by, but do not fret if you miss it this year. HAMILTON returns in June 2020 at Bass Performance Hall.
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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.

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