Festivals, films and more: 4 things to do in Grapevine, Colleyville, Southlake this weekend, Sept. 15-17

It is the last weekend of summer before fall officially arrives. Here are some ways to play and celebrate the season:

Friday-Sunday


1. Grapefest features grape stomp, live music
Sept. 15-17
The annual festival features a variety of wines, food, carnival rides, a champagne cork shoot-off and a grape stomp.
Times vary. Free (age 5 and younger), $5 (ages 6-12 and age 62 and older), $8 (ages 13-61), $12 (full weekend pass). Main Street, Grapevine. 800-457-6338.
www.grapevinetexasusa.com/grapefest

Saturday


2. Colleyville Library features family-friendly movie
Sept. 16
The Colleyville Public Library presents Disney's new "Beauty and the Beast" on the big screens at the library. Free popcorn and drinks will be provided. All movies are family-friendly, with a G or PG rating. Children under 12 must be accompanied by a caregiver at all times. No registration is required for this event.
Free. 12:30-2:30 p.m. Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main Street, Colleyville. 817-503-1154. www.colleyvillelibrary.com

3. Colleyville Library offers college prep class
Sept. 16
The Colleyville Public Library hosts an informal workshop on college planning. Bybee College Prep offers services to help families navigate the college admissions process. This class is recommended for students ages 12 and up, and registration is strongly encouraged.
Free. 1-2 p.m. Colleyville Public Library, 110 Main Street, Colleyville. 817-503-1155. www.colleyvillelibrary.com

4. Southlake Community Band performs Masterworks Concert
Sept. 16
The Southlake Community Band Variety Wind Ensemble performs a free concert Saturday evening that is open the public. The Masterworks Concert will play music from popular films. The concert band features more than 70 adult amateur musicians who play for the benefit of the public.
Free. 8-9:30 p.m. Rustin Pavilion at Southlake Town Square, 1400 Main Street, Southlake. contact@southlakeband.com. www.southlakeband.com
By Miranda Jaimes
Miranda has been in the North Texas area since she graduated from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014. She reported and did design for a daily newspaper in Grayson County before she transitioned to a managing editor role for three weekly newspapers in Collin County. She joined Community Impact Newspaper in 2017 covering Tarrant County news, and is now back in Collin County as the editor of the McKinney edition.


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