Valentine's events and concerts: 5 things to do in Lewisville, Flower Mound and Highland Village this weekend, Feb. 9-11

Gina Chavez is performing at the MCL Grand this weekend.

Gina Chavez is performing at the MCL Grand this weekend.

Celebrate Valentine's Day this weekend with a concert or a tour of Witherspoon Distillery. Here are five things to do locally this weekend:

1. Highland Village 5K to
raise money for brain disorders
The Children’s Autoimmune Brain Disorder Association hosts a 5k and 1k to raise money for research and awareness for autoimmune brain disorders. 8 a.m. Free-$30. Doubletree Ranch Park, 310 Highland Village Road, Highland Village. 940-489-2131.


2. Gina Chavez makes her Texas Tunes debut
The Austinite is known for blending the sounds of the Americas with tension and grace. Chavez’s passionate collection of bilingual songs take audiences on a journey through the Americas. New in 2018, reserve seating is available for all Texas Tunes Concerts. Tickets can be purchased online at Tickets also are available for purchase at the MCL Grand, during administrative office hours, Tuesday-Friday 10 a.m.-5 p.m. MCL Grand Theatre, 100 N. Charles St., Lewisville. 972-219-8446.


3. Author Talk with Anna LeBaron
Anna LeBaron discusses her powerful memoir as she tells of her experiences growing up in a cult and how she ultimately realized that she wanted something more for her life. "The Polygamist’s Daughter" brings readers along on young Anna’s journey through obstacles to the freedom she found as an adult. The author will be available to sign her book. Noon. Free. Flower Mound Public Library, 3030 Broadmoor Lane, Flower Mound. 972-874-6165.

4. Black Box concert series
debuts with David Lee
Country singer and songwriter David Lee performs in an intimate, listening room setting. Lee’s songwriting has been recorded by Lee Ann Womack and Tim McGraw. 6:30 p.m. $15. MCL Grand,100 N. Charles St., Lewisville. 972-219-8446.

5. Celebrate Valentine’s Day at Witherspoon Distillery
The distillery offers a flavor-pairing experience in which guests receive four food and liquor pairings and a tour of Witherspoon Distillery. Live music is available at the bar and lounge as well as hors d’oeuvres and craft cocktails. Tours last approximately an hour. 11a.m.-5 p.m. $125 (single), $250 (couple). Witherspoon Distillery, 225 S. Charles St., Lewisville. 214-814-0545.


By Sherelle Black
Sherelle joined Community Impact Newspaper in July 2014 as a reporter for the Grapevine/Colleyville/Southlake edition. She was promoted in 2015 to editor of the GCS edition. In August 2017, Sherelle became the editor of the Lewisville/Flower Mound/Highland Village edition. Sherelle covers transportation, economic development, education and features.


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