Tuesday, September 21, 2021

The 2021 MasterWorks Concert Series Brings Free Music to Southlake this Fall

Polish off your dancing shoes, roll up your picnic blanket, and grab a partner because the 2021 Masterworks Series is jamming into the fall season!

Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to continue a Southlake family-favorite tradition this Fall: The MasterWorks Concert Series! Get ready to enjoy free family concerts held at Southlake Town Square at the Rustin Pavilion and Aria Amphitheater at The Marq Southlake.

This year, there is something for everyone thanks to our bands’ wide range of genres and styles. Chill in style with our cool concerts featuring local, regional, and national talent. All performances are free, and everyone is welcome. Alcohol and glass are not permitted.

Mark your calendar for this year’s lineup!

David Carr Jr Jazz Band
Friday, September 3, 2021
7:00 PM-8:30 PM @ Rustin Pavilion
David Carr Jr. is an irresistible musical force, a perfect storm gaining momentum and showing no signs of letting up. He writes, records, and produces, and masters all of his soulful music in his studio. His interpretation of jazz is distinctive and original. Coupled with his provocative stage presence and innovative styling, David’s smooth and rhythmic sound has been compared to legendary greats such as Grover Washington Jr. and David Sanborn.

Empty Pockets
Friday, September 10, 2021
7:00 PM-8:30 PM @ Aria Amphitheater
Forming in 2003, Empty Pockets has emerged as one of the best Country Variety bands in Texas. With both male and female lead vocals, Empty Pockets performs Top 40 Country and Classic Rock hits—there’s something for everyone! The playlist features Top 40 hits by Country artists including Alan Jackson, George Strait, Patsy Cline, Martina McBride, Taylor Swift, and many others. Top 40 Classic Rock artists include the Eagles, Linda Ronstadt, Jimmy Buffet, Bob Seger, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and more.

Led Zepin
Friday, September 17, 2021
7:00 PM-8:30 PM @ Rustin Pavilion
Led Zepin is the longest-running Led Zeppelin tribute band in the southern United States. Established in 1999, the DFW-based project brings back Led Zeppelin’s majesty and magic with tantalizing accuracy. Just close your eyes, and you’ll be beamed back in time with Led Zepin’s incredible replication of Led Zeppelin’s music. Led Zepin’s repertoire includes a wealth of live-version performances and acoustic renditions in their setlist of over 50 songs.

Me & My Monkey
Friday, October 8, 2021
7:00 PM-8:30 PM @ Aria Amphitheater
Twist and shout to the original Fab Four’s British Invasion beats! Relive the magic of the 60s and 70s as you experience DFW’s ONLY premier Beatles Tribute Band. You’ll feel like you’ve entered the Yellow Submarine as you experience a realistic recreation of a Beatles concert! This band will have you believing that All You Need is Love… and great music!

MasterWorks Concert Series Brings Free Family Fun to Southlake

A Southlake tradition, the MasterWorks concert series offers community members a variety of free musical performances all summer long.

Presented by the City of Southlake and Arts Council Northeast, MasterWorks concerts are open to both Southlake residents and visitors. Concerts will be held from April through October at Rustin Pavilion in Southlake Town Square (1400 Main Street) and Aria Amphitheater at The Marq Southlake (285 Shady Oaks Drive). Music lovers of all ages are invited to come out and enjoy these free Saturday night concerts with family and friends. Be sure to bring your lawn chairs, coolers and bug spray! Alcohol and glass containers are not permitted at either venue.

The 2018 MasterWorks concert series will begin at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 14 when the Zack King Band brings their unique style of Texas rock to the stage at Town Square’s Rustin Pavilion. On May 18, the Southlake Community Band will perform at Aria Amphitheater at The Marq. Composed of more than 70 adult amateur musicians who play music for the sheer fun of it, the Southlake Community Band is always a MasterWorks favorite! Come out to Town Square on June 2 for a children’s concert presented by Vocal Trash, a group known for blending elements of music and dance into its energetic and entertaining performances.

Visit the MasterWorks webpage to see a full schedule of this year’s MasterWorks concerts! For more information, please call Southlake Special Events at 817-748-8919.

Taste of Apex: A Sampling of Theater, Music, Tastings and the Arts in Our Community

Join Apex Arts League for Taste of Apex, a celebration of the joy and vibrancy that the arts bring to our community.

New and existing Apex members are invited to The Marq Southlake for an evening of entertainment from arts organizations in Southlake and surrounding communities. Taste of Apex will feature a theater sampling from ONSTAGE in Bedford, a music sampling from the Carroll Jazz Orchestra and drinks and tastings from local restaurants.

Several Northeast Tarrant County arts organizations will also be sharing their arts activities, including Art in the Square, the Southlake Arts Council, Keller Arts, Arts Council Northeast and the Grapevine Arts Project.

Taste of Apex will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 25 at Legends Hall at The Marq Southlake. Tickets can be purchased at www.apexartsleague.com.

Tickets are $50 per person, and each purchase includes an Annual Patron Apex membership. The Apex membership gives you discounts on all Apex programming, and you will be greatly supporting the cultural life of your community.

If you have already made your annual donation to Apex, the event is complimentary. All current members, please RSVP to terrimessing@verizon.net so we know you will be with us.

Concert in the Park- June 8th

Southlake, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome The Rumble Kings for a concert on June 8, 2013, at Southlake Town Square.  The free concert will be held in Family Park from 7:30 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.

They are three guys that flat-out get the job done! The Rumble Kings take it to the max.  From Elvis to Stevie Ray Vaughan to Hendrix to Dick Dale and everything in between, they rock it like never before and put on an explosive show you’ve got to see. Kick off the summer with your family and friends enjoying the outdoors and some live entertainment in the park.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.  For more information, please call (817) 748-8019.

Brave Combo Comes to Southlake Town Square for a Concert in the Park May 11th

Southlake, Texas – Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome Brave Combo for a concert on May 11, 2013, at Southlake Town Square.  The free concert will be held in Family Park from 7:30 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.

Brave Combo’s catalog of recordings range from Japanese pop to Latin American dance tunes to the orchestral classics to rock and roll at its finest. The band recorded with the late Tiny Tim and was the band thatTalking Head’s David Byrne chose for his wedding reception.  From festivals and fairs of all varieties across the globe, rock clubs big and small, colleges, roadhouses, dances, cultural centers (including the annual Midsummer Night’s Swing at Lincoln Center in New York City), Brave Combo has charmed countless listeners and won avid devotees. The band has won two Grammy Awards and been nominated for their work 7 times.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.  For more information, please call (817) 748-8019.

Baby and the Geezers Free Concert in Southlake Town Square

WHO: Baby and the Geezers

WHAT: MasterWorks Concert Series

WHEN: Saturday, May 18, 2013    10:00-11:30 a.m.

WHERE: Southlake Town Square

-FREE and OPEN to the public! 

Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome Baby and the Geezers for a concert on May 18, 2013, at Southlake Town Square.

Baby and the Geezers got its start in Andy Follett’s living room in the fall of 2006.  They play everything from Pink to Patsy Cline and George Strait to Earth Wind and Fire.  Baby and the Geezers is a three to seven piece energetic cover band. The band performs a high energy, upbeat, pop/variety show.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances on selected evenings throughout the year. The MasterWorks Series is designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional, and national artists.

Concerts in the Park Come Early, First Performance on March 2nd!

Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake are pleased to welcome BluPrint for a concert on Saturday, March 2nd in Southlake Town Square from 7:30 p.m.- 9:00 p.m. Masterworks is a free concert series that comes to Southlake each summer. This year, the series will stretch from spring to fall to include the beautiful weather the seasons bring for families to enjoy the outdoors.

BluPrint is a diverse, high-energy cover band, homegrown in the DFW area in 1997.  Founder, James Byerly, has brought in musicians and singers over the years that have played for and performed with the likes of Johnny Kemp, Yarbrough and Peoples, and Ron Grant. BluPrint’s music style covers many genres — pop, blues, classic rock, top 40, R&B, funk, big band and jazz.  Each band member takes pride in the fact that BluPrint plays and sings every note, every performance, and every song, without reliance on mechanical tracks.  View BluPrint’s website for more information on the band.

Through the MasterWorks Series, Arts Council Northeast and the City of Southlake present free performances  designed to offer a variety of quality family entertainment to the community by utilizing the talent of local, regional and national artists.

View the 2013 schedule for a list of all the upcoming performances. For more information, please call (817) 748-8019.