Top Things To Do in Fort Worth This Weekend Nov 1st-3rd
1) UNTHSC presents Trisha Yearwood at Bass Performance Hall
If you remember Jay Leno, Dwight Yoakum, Vince Gill, Chicago, Michael McDonald, Kenny Loggins, you know that this is one of the true “Concerts of the Year” in Fort Worth each and every year. And…This is not just another year in the UNTHSC Legends Series, this is TRISHA YEARWOOD. For three decades, Grammy award-winning singer, actress, author and chef Trisha Yearwood has brought passion and creative excellence to everything she does.
This year, she came out with her first solo full-length album since 2007, a collection of Frank Sinatra covers and one original entitled Let’s Be Frank. It’s a great concert for a great cause!
2) Annie at Casa Manana
Another classic hits the stage of the “house of tomorrow”. Suitable for all audiences, the lovable, worldwide phenomenon Annie features some of the greatest musical theatre hits ever written, including “Tomorrow.” With equal measures of pluck and positivity, little orphan Annie, played by Josie Todd, charms everyone’s hearts despite a next-to-nothing start in 1930s New York City. Determined to find the parents who abandoned her years ago on the doorstep of a New York City orphanage, Annie escapes the cruel Miss Hannigan to the wondrous world of NYC, where adventures await! You know the story. Experience it up close and personal in the great theatre venue that is Casa Manana. Click Here for Tickets or More Info
3) FWSO presents the music of SELENA
Celebrate the legacy of the “Queen of Tejano Music” with vocalist Isabel Marie Sánchez who will perform iconic hits like “Dreaming of You,” “Como la Flor,” “Bidi Bidi Bom Bom,” “No Me Queda Más” and “I Could Fall in Love.” Don’t miss this stirring tribute to Selena Quintanilla.
4) FWSO presents Video Games LIVE
Video Games Live is more than just a concert… it’s an explosive entertainment experience!
Gamers unite! Experience the sights and sounds of some of the most popular video games of all time in this multi-media concert event. With music from Mario, Zelda, Halo, Tron, Final Fantasy and more, combined with synchronized images and spectacular lighting. Head to Will Rogers in Fort Worth’s Cultural District for this special experience event!
5) Charlie Daniels Band at Billy Bobs Texas
Who better to electrify Race Fans this weekend than The Charlie Daniels Band! It’s Party-Time when Charlie hits town and hits the Billy Bob’s stage! From CBD’s first top 10 hit “Uneasy Rider” and the always popular hits “Long Haired Country Boy,” “The South’s Gonna Do It Again,” “In America,” “The Legend of Wooley Swamp” and of course, his signature song, “The Devil Went Down to Georgia,” A night at Billy Bob’s always makes for a great weekend, but when it’s CDB on stage, that’s a BIG weekend!
6) Creepy Cabaret at Theatre Arlington
Don’t miss the first in the new Cabaret Series at Theatre Arlington. Hosted by Emcee Steven D Morris, It’s a fun night of singing and entertainment that will include many of the upcoming cabaret performers. There will be a Halloween costume contest and other fun ways to win prizes! Right in the heart of Downtown Arlington. Don’t Miss It!
7) Race Weekend at Texas Motor Speedway
The weekend kicks off with night one of Tony Stewart Presents The Vankor Texas Sprint Car Nationals on Thursday & Friday, followed by the XFINITY Series Saturday night under the lights for their NASCAR Playoff race, the O’Reilly Auto Parts 300, all leading up to the 8th race in the Monster Energy Cup Series Playoffs, the AAA Texas 500, Sunday November 3rd. It’s a full weekend of racing, all at Texas Motor Speedway. Tickets still available so get em NOW! Click Here for Tickets and Info
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.