Things to do in Lewisville, Flower Mound and Highland Village in the month of May

Your ultimate local guide for events, business openings, meetings and more in the month of May.


May 11
Keeping Tradition Alive features Texas Flood band
Firefighters from all over the world come to Lewisville and receive instruction on honor corps activities. Some of the most talented bag pipers and drum corps participants attend a conference then move downtown for a free concert for the public. Texas Flood, a Stevie Ray Vaughan tribute band, also performs. 7-10:30 p.m. Free. Wayne Ferguson Plaza, 150 W. Church St., Lewisville. 972-219-3401. www.cityoflewisville.com






May 12
Jon Christopher Davis and Deryl Dodd to perform
Deryl Dodd is a little bit country; Jon Christopher Davis is a little bit rock ‘n’ roll. Dodd has released six albums and charted nine singles on the Billboard country chart. Davis has written songs for Dolly Parton, Hal Ketchum, Timothy B. Schmit of the Eagles and Billy Ray Cyrus. 8 p.m. $20-$30. MCL Grand, 100 N. Charles St., Lewisville.
972-219-8446. www.mclgrand.tix.com






May 19
Perot Tech Truck to visit Rev. Alvin Turner Sr. Park
Members of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. invite the community out to Rev. Alvin Turner Sr. Park for a day of activities centered around science, technology, engineering and mathematics. The Perot Tech Truck, an extension of the Perot Museum, is also on-site. 1-3:30 p.m. Free. 700 Hembry St., Lewisville. 972-539-1340. www.facebook.com/troaka





MAY 19
Wags & Whiskers Pet Fest includes contests, photos
The Stacey Sauer Real Estate Team partners with Humane Tomorrow to host a pet-friendly extravaganza, which benefits Humane Tomorrow. The day features contests, activities and giveaways. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Free. Parker Square, Parker Square Road, Flower Mound. 469-551-3885. http://bit.ly/2FwBH6f






May 20
Classic car and truck show to be held in Castle Hills

 
The Classic Car & Truck Show hosted by Time Machine Car Shows rolls through the Castle Hills Shops again this year. The event is free for spectators. The event takes place in the parking lot in front of 2540 King Arthur Blvd., Lewisville. Those who wish to display a car or truck must pay a $10 entry fee. Awards are also given for People’s Choice. 10 a.m.-2 p.m. 972-410-6500.
www.castlehillsvillageshops.com





May 22
Flower Mound to host concerts at Heritage Park
This year’s concerts are held every Friday in May and feature a variety of family-friendly live music. All concerts are held at the Heritage Park of Flower Mound and begin at 7 p.m. Live 5 is the featured band May 11. Free. 600 Spinks Road, Flower Mound. 972-874-6000. www.flower-mound.com





May 22
Runoff elections for Texas primary to be held
Runoff elections for the March 6 primary election are held when no candidate in a race received more than 50 percent of the vote. The top two vote-getters in each race advance to the runoff. Early voting runs May 14-18. For polling locations and times as well as  a list of candidates, visit www.votedenton.com.





May 26
Fiesta Charra features music, rodeo in Lewisville
Fiesta Charra features traditional Charreada activities, including dress and horsemanship performances. The event also features a performance by Little Joe y La Familia. Admission is free, but parking is $5. Noon-7 p.m. Lewisville Rodeo Grounds, 101 Parkway Drive, Lewisville. 972-219-3401. www.cityoflewisville.com





May 28
Flower Mound celebrates fallen service members
The Memorial Day ceremony features keynote speakers from the military and among local leaders, a color guard, patriotic music and bagpipers. The town is also asking residents to submit a picture and biography of a fallen hero, which will be added to a special Wall of Honor and recognized during the event. The submission deadline is May 14. 9 a.m. Free. Flower Mound Senior Center, 2701 W. Windsor Drive, Flower Mound. 972-874-6300. www.flower-mound.com


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.