Angela's A-List: Free events for first summer weekend




Posted on June 20, 2014 at 3:26 PM

Updated Friday, Jun 20 at 5:56 PM

News 8 Assignments Editor Angela Madison shares her A-list picks of upcoming events around North Texas. The bonus is: they’re free.

Complete list of Free Events:

Movies Under the Moon: Brave (FREE)
The Shops at Park Lane
Friday, June 20 8:30 p.m.

Party on Crockett (FREE)
West 7th District in Fort Worth
Saturday, June 21 6-10 p.m.

World Cup Watch Party (FREE)
Klyde Warren Deck Park Dallas
Sunday, June 22  4-7 p.m.

World Cup Watch Party (FREE)
Studio Movie Grill (several locations around the Metroplex)

2014 Cedar Hill Film Festival (some events are FREE)
Various Locations in Cedar Hill
Friday-Sunday, June 20-22  (see website for full schedule)

FW Animal Shelter-Weekend Adoption (FREE)
PetSmart Hulen and PetSmart Alliance
Saturday, June 21 9 a.m.-8:30 p.m. to Sunday, June 22 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Grapevine SummerBlast Friday Fireworks
Oak Grove Park (FREE)
Lakeview Park (FREE)
Rockledge Park (best view, $5 per car)
Friday, June 20, 7:30 p.m.

Music Under the Stars (FREE)
Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts, Arlington
Friday, June 20: Curtis Grimes
Saturday, June 21:  Playing for Change
Sunday, June 22:  The Whiskey Sisters
All concerts start promptly at 8 p.m.

Women’s Expo (FREE)
Irving Convention Center
Keynote Speakers: Wendy Williams and Linda Carter
Saturday, June 21 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, June 22 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Matsuri! A Samurai Celebration (FREE)
Kimball Art Museum, Fort Worth
Saturday, June 21 1-10 p.m.

And below are events for a few cents:

Dollar Night at Lone Star Park
Grand Prairie
Saturday, June 21 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.

Blake Shelton, The Band Perry & Neal McCoy
Gexa Energy Pavilion (Dallas)
Saturday, June 21  at 7 p.m.

Best Little Brew Fest in Texas

Old Town Lewisville
Saturday, June 21 , 4-7:30 p.m.

Dallas Indie Festival
Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas
Art-Film-Music-Food Trucks
Friday, June 20 to Sunday, June 22 (see website for full schedule)

Dirk Nowitzki Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game
Dr. Pepper Ballpark, Frisco
Saturday, June 21 at 6 p.m.

Que-Sino Night Gala-Bridge Foundation Scholarship Gala

Marriott Las Colinas
Saturday, June 21 8 p.m. to 2 a.m.

Sunday Funday
Panther Island Pavilion Fort Worth
BBQ Tamales … Oh My!
Sunday, June 22 1-6 p.m.

I will be tweeting updates and more events, so follow me on Twitter. Thank you for sharing your pictures and information about activities around North Texas. GO USA!