Studio Ghibli Festival
The Angelika Film Center presents NAUSICAA, the debut film from Academy Award-winner Hayao Miyazaki. The film, considered to be one of Miyazaki’s greatest works, is celebrating its 35th year.
Where: Angelika Film Center, 5321 E. Mockingbird Lane
More Info: angelikafilmcenter.com
August Dollar Days at the Arboretum
Discounted $2 general admission is offered to all guests, plus $5 parking and $2 admission to the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden. Guests will also find budget-friendly menu items, including hot dogs, root beer floats, brownie sundaes, sodas and frozen pops.
Where: Dallas Arboretum, 8525 Garland Road
More Info: dallasarboretum.org
Have an evening in paradise with this bright, fun painting of palms by a sunset at this painting class.
Where: Pinot’s Palette, 6465 E. Mockingbird Lane
Cost: $35 per painter
More Info: pinotspalette.com
Proxima Parada @ Granada Theater
Rock out to some live music with this band that blends smooth and soulful lyrics with a fun and hard-hitting rhythm that will leave you dancing.
Where: Granada Theater, 3524 Greenville Ave.
More Info: granadatheater.com
Open Mic at The Balcony Club
Singer-songwriters bring your instrument of choice, hop on stage and show us what you got. Saturday afternoons are super chill at The Balcony Club’s cozy lounge with a supportive crowd and happy hour.
Where: The Balcony Club, 1825 Abrams Road
More Info: facebook.com/events
Click to sign up for the Advocate's weekly news digest and be the first to know what’s happening in Lakewood/East Dallas.