Your East Dallas weekend: Free live music, ‘Clueless’ screening, pup meet-up, poker, pub crawl, more

Meet your new BFF at the Truck Yard this weekend.

The Granada Theatre is hosting its annual free week, where admission to see live shows is gratis July 17-23. Every day includes a new line up and you can attend each day. Since space is not guaranteed for everyone, $5 buys you a drink plus a guaranteed spot. Wednesday’s lineup includes Micky and the Motorcars,The Dirty River Boys, and The Statesboro Revue.

Take it back to the 90s with a free screening of the teenage classic “Clueless”, at 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 19, at Sundown at Granada. The Finding Dallas Blog hosts the event with their very own “Clueless” themed drinks.

The Festival of Independent Theatres continues this weekend at The Bath House Cultural Center. The festival showcases individual theatre companies and gives them a chance to display some of their work. This week, shows begin Thursday at 8 p.m. and continue until Sunday afternoon. Festival passes start at $63-$73 and single tickets are $20. For more information on tickets and schedules, click here.

Come to Toasted Coffee + Kitchen as they host their weekly live music event, Gin & Jam, featuring Dallas-based indie folk band, Mountain Natives. The free event begins at 7 p.m. until 9 p.m. Thursday, July 20.

The Love Pit hosts a dog meet and greet Saturday July 22, from noon until 4 p.m. at Truck Yard Dallas. Meet your new pet, or just provide company to these playful pups.

Celebrate Christmas in July with a Bar Crawl Saturday, July 22, with the Dallas Junior Chamber of Commerce. Arrive dressed in your Christmas attire and rock around four Henderson Avenue bars from 6:30 to 11:30 p.m. Toy donations will be collected at the first stop and a raffle will take place at the final stop. Tickets are $15. More information about the schedule is available here.

Nantli Music presents SUN/SETS at the Rooftop at Nora, featuring Aidin Hafezamini, a local DJ. The event begins at 6 p.m. Sunday, July 23, with Dallas-based DJs Daniel Zapata and Luis Reyes opening the show.

Join the High Roller Poker League as they host the $600 High Roller Monthly Circuit Event Saturday, July 22, at Stan’s Blue Note. Registration opens at noon; the event starts at 1 p.m. Everyone is invited to play, free of charge.

—By Elizabeth Torres


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