News 8 Assignments Editor Angela Madison shares her A-list picks of upcoming events around North Texas. The bonus is that they’re free!
Complete list of free events:
Saturday, June 7, 4-10 p.m.
DeSoto’s Town Center Amphitheater
Vitruvian Salsa Festival (FREE)
Cuban Night let by Johan Ibanez with music from Havana NRG
Saturday, June 7, 6-10 p.m.
Blaze of Glory (Bon Jovi Tribute Band)
Friday, June 6 at 7:30 p.m.
Old Town Burleson
Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series (FREE)
Saturday, June 7 at 5:30 p.m.
Possum Kingdom Lake
Outside food is welcome
**There are no tickets for this event; spectators should plan to arrive and view the competition by boat, which can be procured from one of the many private boat rental services on Possum Kingdom Lake.
Music Under the Stars (FREE)
Friday, June 6: Courrier
Saturday, June 7: Larry Joe Taylir
Sunday, June 8: Chin Woo Lion
Levitt Pavilion for the Performing Arts, Arlington
Sunday, June 8th 3-4:30 p.m.
Fort Worth Sundance Square
Museums on Us® 2014 Participant Roster (FREE)
Saturday, June 7 and Sunday, June 8
Present your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch credit or debit card and picture ID on the first full weekend of every month for one free general admission. Museum hours vary.
Dallas: Perot Museum of Nature & Science
Fort Worth: Fort Worth Museum of Science and History
Family Experiments with the Perot Museum (FREE)
Saturday, June 7 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Klyde Warren Park
Dog Day Afternoon (FREE)
Saturday, June 7 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Flagpole Hill at White Rock Lake
And below are events for a few cents:
Ping Pong Summer-Indie Film Screening
Friday, June 6 at 9:15 p.m.
Saturday, June 7 at 6:45 p.m.
Sunday, June 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Thursday, June 12 at 7 p.m.
Grapevine SummerBlast Friday Fireworks
June 6 at 7:30 p.m. ($5 per car)
Oak Grove Park
George Strait with Jason Aldean and Alan Jackson
Saturday, June 7 at 7 p.m.
Dallas Comedy House
June 6 at 7:30 p.m.: Dairy Based
June 6 at 9 p.m.: Primary Colours and Roadside Couch
2645 Commerce Street
June 8, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Hilton Anatole Hotel
Sunday, June 8, 1-6 p.m.
Panther Island Pavilion Fort Worth
BBQ Tamales … Oh My!
I will be tweeting updates and more events, so follow me on Twitter here: @angelamarieWFAA.