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Friday, March 27, 2015

This Weekend #NearbyMuseumTower: March 27-29

The Dallas Opera performs La Boeheme #NearbyMuseumTower 
We know our residents make a lot of decisions during the week. As an extension of our in-house, 24/7 concierge, Museum Tower Dallas publishes a tailored selection of events to fill your weekend agenda each Friday. The finest art, performances, sporting events, gourmet fare and entertainment that the city has to offer await just steps away from the best luxury high-rise in Dallas. Search #NearbyMuseumTower on Facebook and Twitter to stay up to date on these events and more.

Dallas Opera presents La Boheme
Friday, March 27
7:30 p.m.
Winspear Opera House
0.3 Miles from Museum Tower Dallas

High in a Paris garret, a candle sputters out. And, as two strangers fumble in the dark, the spark of love is unexpectedly ignited. Puccini’s passionate and timeless masterpiece is presented in a beloved period production by Jean-Pierre Ponnelle and Peter J. Hall. Starring soprano Ana María Martínez as Mimi and tenor Bryan Hymel as Rodolfo at the head of an all-star international cast. This witty and romantic celebration of life lived “on the fringe” will be staged by Peter Kazaras and conducted by Riccardo Frizza in his company debut. Have you seen The Dallas Opera’s stunning performance of La Boheme #NearbyMuseumTower yet? Hurry, there are only two more opportunities! Tickets to a perfect Friday evening at the opera are available here.

Music on the Porch with Trevor Douglas
Saturday, March 28
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Klyde Warren Park
187 Feet from Museum Tower Dallas

#NearbyMuseumTower, Klyde Warren Park is always bustling with exciting, interactive activities. This Saturday, grab a seat on the Southwest Porch and enjoy music from the talented Trevor Douglas from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Trevor Douglas attends Booker T Washington High School and is a singer, songwriter, musician and actor. A frequent performer in the DFW area and well-known for his pre-shows at numerous local venues, Trevor uses his guitar as both an acoustic and percussive instrument and loop pedal plays an integral role in his shows. His performances are delivered with high energy, humor and quite a bit of fun!

2015 Mudbug Bash
Saturday, March 28
2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Main Street Garden
0.9 Miles from Museum Tower Dallas

It’s that time again. The sun is out and the third annual Mudbug Bash returns to Main Street Garden this Saturday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. #NearbyMuseumTower! Grab the family and head over to Main Street Garden where you will not be able to pass up that sweet spicy Cajun smell of broiling crawfish - the specially seasoned mudbugs are certain to make your taste buds happy. Spend the afternoon in the park where there will be 3,500 pounds of crawfish, live music, games, beer, specialty drinks and fun for the whole family to enjoy! With armadillo racing, a live alligator and even Cajun dancing contests, this is a Creole-flavored celebration you won’t want to miss. Take a trip to New Orleans this weekend without even leaving the city! Tickets are available here.

Dallas Blooms
Sunday, March 29
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
6.4 Miles from Museum Tower Dallas

This week, one of nature’s most beautiful presentations of color is happening now at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden. A wave of delicate pink and white cherry blossoms on the Arboretum’s 150 cherry blossom trees are bursting open, announcing their annual arrival and ushering in springtime. Take advantage of this beautiful weather and pack a picnic to enjoy surrounded by the beauty of spring at Dallas Blooms #NearbyMuseumTower. The floral festival features more than 500,000 blooming spring bulbs along with themed topiaries, entertainment, food and other activities.