Apr 4, 2024 - Things to Do

Things to do in Dallas this weekend: Beer fest, arts fair

Illustration of lit marquee letters spelling "WEEKEND" sitting in a row of theater seats.

Book your seats for the weekend. Illustration: Lindsey Bailey/Axios

Here's what's going on around Dallas this weekend.

ğŸŽ¶ History leads you. Verdigris Ensemble presents "Mis-Lead," a musical performance detailing the lead-smelting past of West Dallas.

  • 7:30pm Friday, Saturday and Sunday at the Kalita Humphreys Theater, 3636 Turtle Creek Blvd. in Dallas. General admission is $41.

🛍️ Shop for social justice. Dwell with Dignity is hosting four interior designers for book signings and a thrift sale to raise money for people experiencing poverty, homelessness, domestic abuse and social injustice.

  • 4-6pm Thursday at 1833 E. Levee St. in Dallas.

🍻 Clink up with friends. The Big Texas Beer Fest features over 90 breweries this year, with a lineup that includes beer, ciders, hard seltzers and hard kombuchas.

  • 3pm Saturday at the Fair Park Automobile Building. Tickets start at $45.

🖼️ Be artsy. Meet local artists, explore local vendors, and hear live music at the Deep Ellum Community Arts Fair, which started over 150 years ago.

  • Friday to Sunday on Crowdus Street in Deep Ellum. Free admission.

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