The Southlake Women’s Club is thrilled to announce Methodist Southlake Medical Center as its presenting sponsor for its 23rd annual nationally ranked, award-winning Art in the Square held April 28-30 at Southlake Town Square. Gather with family and friends for a fun-filled weekend of art, music, good food, refreshing spirits, and children’s activities. New this year, food and beverage purchases are NOW CASHLESS.
Southlake Women’s Club showcases the incredible artwork of 200 juried renowned, emerging, and high school artists. Visit “Arts Alive,” Apex Arts League photo op stop for snapshots. Tour the Youth Art tent to view the exceptional artwork of the high school students of Northeast Tarrant County.
The Methodist Southlake Medical Center Main Stage hosts free entertainment throughout the weekend. Friday night, April 28, at 8:30 pm, the “Manhattan” dance band entertains the crowd with music from the sixties to the present. Come wearing your boots and Stetsons on Saturday, April 29, at 8:30 pm. Canaan Smith of Nashville will bring that country sound to the stage performing “Love You Like That” and other favorites.
Local entertainment from schools, performing art studios, dance groups, and more will perform on the Texas Health Hospital Southlake Gazebo Stage. Sit back, relax, and enjoy our community stars’ jazz, contemporary, classic, instrumental, and vocal talents.
Children’s activities in Kid’s Korner and The Zone are always engaging and fun for families. In Kids Korner, sponsored by Cook Children’s, options are face painting, creating butterfly wings, pinwheels, or canvas art. The Zone’s activities make laughable fun with bouncing, climbing, and jumping. New this year is a 9-hole putt-putt course, carnival games, and more!
Save the dates, April 28-30, for a fun-filled weekend. The Southlake Women’s Club gives the DFW community a family-friendly experience while raising funds for charities that benefit women, children, and families in Northeast Tarrant County. www.artinthesquare.com
Submitted by: Sherri Whitt, Marketing/Publicity – Sjwswc1@aol.com
The 22nd Annual Art in the Square event returns to Southlake Town Square on April 22 – 24.
This community event will feature over 150 renowned artists, emerging high school artists, and live entertainment for all ages on two stages.
There will also be a Kids Korner for our younger patrons. Your little “Picasso” will have an opportunity to create artwork to take home, or they can let off some steam and go for a jump in the bounce house or slide down one of the obstacle courses slides.
Attendees can also have a little fun with Apex Arts League’s Dine with Van Gogh, a Photo Op Stop that allows you to take pictures and upload them to your social media.
For all the foodies out there, a Le Bistro station will be set up in the middle of Town Square with several food and beverage choices to satisfy any taste buds, from good old-fashioned Texas BBQ to pizza to chicken on a stick, to warm and sweet funnel cakes.
Please note that tickets are required for children’s activities, food, and beverages.
Festival Hours are as follows:
Friday, April 22, 4 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Saturday, April 23, 10 a.m. – 10:30 p.m.
Sunday, April 24, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Art in the Square is presented by the Southlake Women’s Club. Since 2000, the SLWC Foundation has surpassed $3.2 million in funding to charities in Northeast Tarrant County. The proceeds from this event go toward the 2022 beneficiaries.
For more information and a full event schedule, please visit www.artinthesquare.com.