Open your art
The Cedar Springs Arts Festival returns for its fourth year and the Merchant’s Association says it will be even bigger and better. Local artists display their good while vendor and community organizations all come out to meet and feed art-loving patrons. The Strip closes off between Reagan and Knight streets for the all-day event.
Throckmorton St. at Cedar Springs Road.
One wouldn’t expect to hit Cowboys Stadium for a night at the opera, but that all changes with this Dallas Opera simulcast. Yep, Saturday’s performance of The Magic Flute at the Winspear Opera House will also play at the stadium offering an entirely different way to appreciate a good aria. Live or on the screen, it will be a touchdown for opera fans.
1 Legends Way, Arlington.
Free but tickets must be requested.
Dancing in the park
Although you may buy seats to the Gipsy Kings outdoor concert, they might keep you on your feet. Their flamenco pop is irresistible to sit down to. Expect a glorious, lively night.
Annette Strauss Artists Square,
2403 Flora St.
8 p.m. $45–$125.
This article appeared in the Dallas Voice print edition April 27, 2012.