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Frost Southlake Summer Sweet Treats

Frost invites families to come to participating Fort Worth and Tarrant County area financial centers for a cold and sweet summer treat through the summertime heat. Frost Southlake will offer guests a variety of frozen goodies. This event is free and open to the public.

The summer treats are an annual tradition at Frost, where dedication to the community has been part of the culture since the company began in 1868.

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Frost Cityview Summer Sweet Treats

Frost invites families to come to participating Fort Worth and Tarrant County area financial centers for a cold and sweet summer treat through the summertime heat. Frost Cityview will offer guests a variety of frozen goodies. This event is free and open to the public.

The summer treats are an annual tradition at Frost, where dedication to the community has been part of the culture since the company began in 1868.

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Garden Gigs at the Dallas Arboretum

Enjoy music at twilight with Garden Gigs at the Dallas Arboretum. Each Friday event features a curated selection of local artists performing throughout the 66-acre gardens. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. Tickets are $15 (includes parking), and food trucks onsite include Bellatrino and Ruthies Rolling Cafe. On July 27, Garden Gigs features Jake Paleschic, Becky Middleton and Leoncarlo. 

  • Jake Paleschic is a singer songwriter from Fort Worth, TX. His music is firmly rooted in American soil, even while the band collectively explores newer frontiers of folk, rock and roll, and country.
  • Flowing between soul, pop and roots music, Becky Middleton has found her groove not only as a sought-after vocalist but as an artist stopping strangers in their tracks on first listen. The soulful songstress released her critically-acclaimed single “I’m Still Here” in December 2016.
  • Leoncarlo Canlas is a musician and violinist based in North Texas, with over twenty years of experience. Classically trained, he attended the University of North Texas for violin and went on to collaborate with a number of national acts, namely Seryn and Botany. Leoncarlo’s career has sent him all over the world, including festivals such as SXSW and Telluride, and shows with Dave Brubeck, George Clinton and many others. Leoncarlo released his debut album “Still Forms” in 2016.

For more information, visit http://www.dallasarboretum.org/visit/seasonal-festivals-events/summer-at-the-arboretum.

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Garden Gigs at the Dallas Arboretum

Enjoy music at twilight with Garden Gigs at the Dallas Arboretum. Each Friday event features a curated selection of local artists performing throughout the 66-acre gardens. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. Tickets are $15 (includes parking). On July 20, Garden Gigs features Rahim Quazi, Reinventing Jude, and John Tipton.

  • Rahim Quazi — Rahim writes and performs pop folk melodies more comfortable than a feather bed. A Troubadour or full band, Rahim gets you with his feel-good melodies.
  • Reinventing Jude (RJ) — Fronted by one of the most admired female artists in Texas, Jude Gonzalez, RJ blends soul, indie rock and blues seamlessly into a symphony of musical bliss. Drawing inspiration from Billie Holiday and Radiohead, RJ is unlike any artist.
  • John Tipton — John Tipton has been entertaining all over Texas for 10 years. Performing favorites from Johnny Cash to Bob Dylan, from The Beatles to Eric Clapton, and many more, he does it all.

For more information, visit http://www.dallasarboretum.org/visit/seasonal-festivals-events/summer-at-the-arboretum.

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Frost Colleyville Summer Sweet Treats

Frost invites families to come to participating Fort Worth and Tarrant County area financial centers for a cold and sweet summer treat through the summertime heat. Frost Colleyville will offer guests a variety of frozen goodies. This event is free and open to the public.

The summer treats are an annual tradition at Frost, where dedication to the community has been part of the culture since the company began in 1868.

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Garden Gigs at the Dallas Arboretum

Enjoy music at twilight with Garden Gigs at the Dallas Arboretum. Each Friday event features a curated selection of local artists performing throughout the 66-acre gardens. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. Tickets are $15 (includes parking), and Bellatrino and Grub Tub food trucks will be on site. On July 13, Garden Gigs features Haylee and Amanda, Zach Coffey, and Kirk Thurmond.

  • Haylee & Amanda (Of Sister) — Haylee & Amanda are a duo who also perform as a full band called Sister. The band is a project based around a love for lyrics, melody, tight harmonies, and music that encourages dancing and makes memories.
  • Zach Coffey — Zach Coffey grew up singing on various Opry stages and honed his vocal skills by performing opera while at Oklahoma Baptist University. His love for popular country and knowledge of the “classical” era blends with his Red Dirt roots for a sound that is uniquely his.
  • Kirk Thurmond — Born in Dallas, Texas, Kirk Thurmond is a singer/songwriter with a distinctive sound that spans several genres, including soul, pop, and R&B, with authenticity remaining at the core.

For more information, visit http://www.dallasarboretum.org/visit/seasonal-festivals-events/summer-at-the-arboretum.

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Celebrate Independence with Red, White, and Blues Music at the Dallas Arboretum

Active and retired members of the military and first responders with a valid photo I.D. will receive free general garden admission from June 30 through July 4. Fourth of July Weekend at Dallas Arboretum is sponsored by Bank of America as part of Summer at the Arboretum.

  • Live Blues Music by Rob Holbert, Blues Saxophone // June 30 and July 4, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. // Pergola Terrace
  • Blues Guitarist // July 1, 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m. // Pergola Terrace
  • Empanada Cookhouse Cooking Demonstration and Sale // June 30, July 1, and July 4, 11:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m. // Join Empanada Cookhouse for a free (with paid garden admission) empanada cooking demonstration in A Tasteful Place’s Test Pavilion. Empanadas will be available for purchase from 12:00 p.m.–2:00 p.m. at the Three Sisters Overlook located in A Tasteful Place.
  • Humble Pie Demonstration // July 1, 12:00 p.m.–1:00 p.m. // Join Humble Pies for a cherry pie demonstration in A Tasteful Place’s Test Pavilion. Demonstrations are free for paid garden guests; visit http://www.dallasarboretum.org/named-gardens-features/a-tasteful-place/tasting-events-in-a-tasteful-place to register.
  • Window to the Wild Bird Flight Show // July 4, 10:30 a.m. // Enjoy a free (with paid garden admission) 45-minute outdoor education flight training show with more than five birds on the Martin Rutchik Concert Stage and Lawn. Stick around at the end of the show for a meet and greet and Q&A with the birds and trainers.
  • Concessions // June 30, July 1, and July 4 // Enjoy $2 hot dogs and root beer floats at the Terrace Cafe.
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