Sunday, June 13, 2021

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.

MasterWorks Music Series Returns to Southlake May 13

Hot Texas summers call for cool concerts with FREE family fun. A Southlake tradition, MasterWorks is a concert series that offers community members free musical performances. Presented by the City of Southlake and the Arts Council Northeast, the music series is open to both Southlake residents and visitors. This year, concerts will be held from May through October at Southlake Town Square in Family Park and at Aria Amphitheater at The Marq Southlake.

The 2017 MasterWorks Music Series will kick-off on Saturday, May 13, when the Southlake Community Band takes the stage. Composed of more than 70 talented adult amateur musicians, the band’s performance will feature a Disney-inspired concert. Fans can expect selections from favorite movies such as “Frozen” and “The Lion King.”

Rising country artist Derek Anthony will bring his contemporary style to Southlake for a performance on May 27, followed by a performance by kid-friendly Big Bang Boom during the Southlake Library’s Summer Reading Kick-Off event on June 3. With multiple tribute bands also on the schedule, enjoy familiar favorites by The Beatles during a performance by Me & My Monkey on June 24, as well as Def Leppard songs performed by Def Leggend on July 15. Other talented bands will round out the concert series in the early fall.

With a wide range of musical genres in the line-up, the Saturday evening concerts (Sunday concerts in October) will offer exciting entertainment for music fans of all ages and musical preferences. Concert-goers are encouraged to bring blankets, lawn chairs and coolers. Alcoholic beverages and glass containers are not permitted at either venue.

2017 MasterWorks Music Series Schedule

May 13 8:00PM – 9:30PM Southlake Community Band Disney Inspired Concert Aria Amphitheater
The Marq Southlake
May 27 8:00PM – 9:30PM Derek Anthony New Country Southlake Town Square
June 3 5:30PM- 7:30PM Big Bang Boom Variety Band performing
at Summer Kick Off Event
Southlake Town Square
June 24 8:00PM – 9:30PM Me & My Monkey “The Beatles” Tribute Band Southlake Town Square
July 15 8:00PM – 9:30PM Def Leggend “Def Leppard” Tribute Band Aria Amphitheater
The Marq Southlake
September 16 8:00PM – 9:30PM Southlake Community Band Variety Wind Ensemble Southlake Town Square
September 23 8:00PM – 9:30PM  Vegas Stars Disco Band Aria Amphitheater
The Marq Southlake
October 15
6:00PM – 7:30PM  Zack King Rock, Pop, Country & Blues Southlake Town Square
October 29
2:00PM – 4:00PM  Space Rockers Variety Band performing
at Monster Mash Event
Aria Amphitheater
The Marq Southlake

As the weather warms up this season, bring the family to Southlake for cool summer sounds during the 2017 MasterWorks Music Series. For more information, contact 817-748-8019.

Free Masterworks Concerts Coming to Southlake in May

Join the City of Southlake and Arts Council Northeast as we present the Southlake Community Band for a Disney inspired concert as well as a Memorial Day Weekend country concert featuring Derek Anthony.

The Southlake Community Band will perform Saturday, May 13 from 8:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. at The Marq Southlake’s outdoor amphitheater – Aria, featuring Disney musical selections fit for the entire family.  Bring your family and friends out for a night of iconic songs from the Lion King, Frozen, Fantasia, Star Wars, Beauty and the Beast and other melodies from Disney favorites. Be sure to pack a blanket or lawn chair and bug spray. Coolers and snacks welcome, alcohol is not permitted.

The Southlake Community Band, directed by Mr. David Stone, is a concert band of more than seventy talented adult amateur musicians who enjoy playing music just for fun. The band performs regularly in the North Texas cities of Southlake, Grapevine, Keller, Colleyville and surrounding communities. Their concert programs range from classic band music to Broadway, rousing Sousa marches to familiar children’s music.  Visit for more information on the band!

Staying in town Memorial Day weekend?  What better way to enjoy the weekend than with a country concert featuring local icon Derek Anthony on Saturday, May 27 from 8:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. at Rustin Pavilion in Southlake Town Square.  Be sure to pack a blanket or lawn chair and bug spray. Coolers and snacks welcome, alcohol is not permitted.

Derek can best be described as a contemporary country style with some traditional taste of country music embedded into his sound and feel. Derek’s live performances are high energy with extensive crowd interaction. His band “The D-Train Band” is one of the strongest bands in the country genre – a must see. Derek is eager to broaden his musical career into the mass market appeal and produce memorable music that embraces emotion, fun, and touches the hearts of millions of fans. Derek’s style ranges from country rock to a strong traditional ballad with a full range of vocals. He is a regular at the world famous Billy Bob’s and has opened up for Pat Green, Josh Turner, Kansas, Sara Evans, Aaron Watson, Tracy Lawrence, Clint Black, Jo Dee Messina, The Cadillac Three, Colt Ford, and many others. Visit for more info on Derek Anthony!


For more info on FREE upcoming concerts visit or contact 817-748-8019 for more information.

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.