8 in-person, virtual events happening around Richardson in May, June

Produce.
The Four Seasons Farmers Market in Richardson offers a variety of produce. (Courtesy Four Seasons Farmers Market)

The Four Seasons Farmers Market in Richardson offers a variety of produce. (Courtesy Four Seasons Farmers Market)

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Six Springs Tavern is a live music club, bar and restaurant in Richardson that will host a Rockers Against Cancer St. Jude’s Benefit on May 29. (Olivia Lueckemeyer/Community Impact Newspaper)
Here is a list of some ongoing and upcoming events taking place in and around Richardson over the next several weeks.

May 29: Rockers Against Cancer St. Jude’s Benefit

A variety of bands and artists from across Texas will perform a benefit concert for St. Jude Children’s Hospital at the Six Springs Tavern in Richardson. Performers include Empiires, Scary Cherry and The Bang Bangs, Fly Above Fire, Hold On Hollywood, Solshifter and David Fox. The show will be for people age 21 and older. 6 p.m. (doors open). $10. Six Springs Tavern, 147 N. Plano Road, Richardson. 469-917-3040. www.sixspringslive.com

May 31; June 7, 14, 21: Music Bingo at Guitars and Growlers

Guitars and Growlers hosts a musical bingo night each Monday at its Richardson location. The event combines old musical classics with the game of bingo with different prizes on the line. Guitars and Growlers is a craft beer taphouse and restaurant that also sells handmade guitars. 7-9 p.m. Free. Guitars and Growlers, 581 W. Campbell Road, Ste. 101, Richardson. 469-904-5165. www.guitarsandgrowlers.com/richardson-location


June 1: Carter Blood Drive at Chick-fil-A

A community blood drive will be at a Chick-fil-A in Richardson. Carter BloodCare is hosting the drive, and Chick-fil-A will be handing out coupons for one free chicken sandwich for those who donate blood at the Carter BloodCare bus. 9 a.m.-noon. Chick-fil-A, 106 W. Campbell Road, Richardson. 817-412-5830. www.carterbloodcare.org

June 4-5: Kevin Jackson Band

The Kevin Jackson Band will perform for two nights at the Good Vibes Bar and Grill. Texas native Kevin Jackson is a singer-songwriter with musical influences such as Brantley Gilbert and George Strait. 8:30 p.m. $5. Good Vibes Bar and Grill, 2121 Buckingham Road, Richardson. 972-707-7797. www.goodvibesbarandgrill.club

June 5: Contemporary Ballet Dallas: For The Love Of Dance

Dance school Contemporary Ballet Dallas will perform in the Hill Performance Hall at the Eisemann Center. The show will highlight students of all levels with choreography by the school’s instructors. The performance is in person but will also have a livestream available until June 13. Tickets can be purchased online. 12:30 p.m. $12. Eisemann Center, 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson. 972-744-4650. www.eisemanncenter.com/Events-Tickets

June 5, 12, 19, 26: Richardson Farmers Market

Four Seasons Markets holds a farmers market every Saturday at Dal-Rich Town Square in Richardson. It includes a variety of produce items from local vendors including meat, eggs, honey, breads and jam. 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Free. Dal-Rich Town Square, 101 S. Coit Road, Richardson. 972-884-0680. www.fourseasonsmarkets.com

June 18: Intro to the Universe

Join NASA Solar System Ambassador Michelle Wilde as she talks about the mysteries of the universe in a virtual event for children in third to eighth grades hosted by the Richardson Library. 2 p.m. Free (registration required). 970-744-4358. Online. www.cor.net

June 18-27: Repertory Company Theatre: Camelot

The Repertory Company Theatre is putting on a production of the classic tale and musical “Camelot.” The story of King Arthur is reimagined as a more intimate story focusing on the central characters. 7:30 p.m. (Fri., Sat.). 2 p.m. (Sun.). Driegert Theatre, 770 N. Coit Road, Ste. 2405, Richardson. 972-690-5029. www.rcttheatre.com

Editor's note: This list was current as of May 20 but could change due to coronavirus concerns. Be sure to check the event websites for any updates or changes.


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