Hot Chocolate run, Four Day Weekend Comedy, a Van Cliburn finalist and more this weekend in East Dallas

Photo courtesy of Four Day Weekend

Despite the blurry flyers, the Hot Chocolate 15k/5k will run through the neighborhood this weekend, closing several streets. The race begins around 8:00 a.m. and will run through East Dallas for the next few hours. Learn more here.

The “El Corazon” art exhibit at the Bath House Cultural Center celebrates its 24th year of works from local artists, opening Saturday. This year’s theme, Hearts and Music, explores the connection between sound and emotion. The exhibit is free.

Four Day Weekend Comedy, the critically acclaimed improvisation group that has performed in Fort Worth for 20 years, has its grand opening at its new Dallas location. The show features improvisation, songs and sketches from cast veterans and new talent, and opens Saturday night at 9 p.m. Tickets are $25.

Saturday afternoon at 4 p.m., catch They Might Be Giants at Good Records on Lower Greenville. Pick up a copy of their new C.D. before the vinyl comes out in March.

Watch a Van Cliburn finalist at St. Matthew’s Cathedral on Friday at 7:30 p.m. Fei-Fei Dong will perform music from Chopin and Rachmaninoff, with a reception to follow in the Justus Sunderman Gallery. The concert is free.

Head to C.C. Young for a Drum Circle with Michael Kenny on Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. Drums will be provided, and there is no experience necessary.  The free event will be held at The Point at C. C. Young.

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