5 things to do in Grapevine, Colleyville, Southlake this weekend, July 7-8

July 4th may be over, but the fun events don't stop there. Here are five events happening locally this weekend, July 7-9:

Friday, July 7

First Friday 'Keeping Cool'

Come to Nash Farm to experience how residents on the Grape Vine Prairie kept cool in the warm summer months. Registration is required. Participants of all ages are encouraged to attend. 10 a.m.-noon. $3. Nash Farm, 626 Ball St., Grapevine. 817-410-3185. www.grapevinetexasusa.com

Community cookout

Colleyville firefighters and Walmart Neighborhood Market host a community partnership cookout on Friday. 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Walmart Neighborhood Market, 4904 Colleyville Blvd., Colleyville. 817-503-1000. www.colleyville.com

Saturday, July 8

Andy Meadows and His Big Band

Accompanied by a vibrant nine piece band, Andy's live show delivers vocals powerful enough to compete with the likes of Harry Connick Jr., Michael Buble and Frank Sinatra. Plus, Andy's all star band includes a group of musicians who have played with everyone from Bruce Springsteen to Aretha Franklin and Natalie Cole to Faron Young. Their unique blend of jazz, big band, country, swing, western swing, and blues work perfectly in concert halls, theaters and dance halls. 7:30 p.m. $25. Palace Theatre, 300 S. Main St., Grapevine. 817-410-3100.https://tickets.grapevineticketline.com/event/AndyMeadows070817

Grapevine Craft Brewery Birthday Bash

Grapevine Craft Brewery is celebrating its 2nd year in business with live music from four bands featured through out the day. The bands include Zack King Band, Justin Mason, JazBros and Taylor Davis. There will be food trucks, raffles, free pint glasses, temporary tattoos, Chalk My Car photo booth, special tappings and live T-shirt printing. This event is dedicated to raising awareness and money for The Women's Division of the Grapevine Chamber of Commerce. Noon-10 p.m. Free. Grapevine Craft Brewery, 906 Jean St., Grapevine. 817-488-2337. www.grapevineontap.com

Movies at the Marq: 'The Jungle Book'

The Marq Southlake shows 'The Jungle Book." Guests can bring a lawn chair or a blanket and partake in complimentary popcorn. 8:30 p.m. Free. Aria Amphitheater at The Marq, 285 Shady Oaks Drive, Southlake. 817-748-8019. www.cityofsouthlake.com/2366/Movies-at-The-Marq
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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