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Friday, April 18, 2014

This Weekend in Dallas: April 18 - 20

From Easter celebrations to an enchanting broadway show, this weekend presents phenomenal opportunities for family fun.

Museum Tower Dallas residents enjoy the luxury of being at the center of it all. Click READ MORE to see Museum Tower's picks for this weekend's biggest events.

Fellowship Church made history this week with a
record-setting chalk portrait in Grapevine, Texas.
Good Friday in the Park
0.1 Miles from Museum Tower Dallas 

Friday, April 18 - 7:00 p.m. 

Pastor Ed Young and Lisa Young of Fellowship Church begin their celebration of The Art of Easter at 7:00 p.m. with Good Friday in the Park.

A citywide, family-friendly event, Pastor Ed Young will share a special Easter message followed by live music, communion and fun activities for children.

Reminiscent of previous years, Fellowship Church is expecting a large turnout for this event. Free parking is available at Fellowship Church, located several blocks from Museum Tower Dallas. A complimentary shuttle is available from the church to the event.

Neil Young at the Meyerson Symphony Center.
An Evening with Neil Young
0.2 Miles from Museum Tower 
Friday, April 18 - 7:00 p.m. 

Singer-songwriter Neil Young is back at the Meyerson Symphony Center. Friday, April 18, he is set to play an intimate solo, acoustic show. Young opened at the Meyerson on Thursday night, playing the songs beloved by his fans like "Mr. Soul" and "Heart of Gold." Look forward to hearing Young share personal tales and interacting with the crowd.

For ticket information, click here.

Beautiful, larger than life peacock topiary
at the Dallas Arboretum.
Dallas Blooms + Easter at the Arboretum
7.5 Miles from Museum Tower Dallas 
Saturday, April 19 - 7:45 a.m. 

It's your final opportunity to see one of the most spectacular floral displays in the world at the Dallas Arboretum. More than 500,000 flowers were used to design this year's Birds in Paradise festival theme along with a life-size Bird House Exhibit for all to explore.

This Saturday, the Arboretum also invites families to bring their Easter baskets and participate in an early-Easter egg hunt. Prior to the hunt in the garden, breakfast and craft-making will be held at 7:45 a.m. in Rosine Hall.

Easter activities at the Arborteum continue on Easter Sunday. Click here for more details. 

The magic of Disney's award-winning animated film
dazzles on stage at the Winspear Opera House.
Lexus Broadway Series: Beauty and the Beast
0.3 Miles from Museum Tower Dallas
Sunday, April 20 - 2:00 p.m. & 7:30 p.m.

The enchanting broadway production of Beauty and the Beast opened earlier this week at the Winspear Opera House, just steps away from Museum Tower Dallas. Now through Sunday, April 27, you'll have several chances to see this dazzling production and revel in the familiar storyline, characters and song.

Hilary Maiberger, who plays Belle, appeared on Good Day Fox 4 as a musical guest. Click here to watch.