Dancing for the Stars and a Beatles tribute concert: 3 things to do in Grapevine and Colleyville this weekend, Feb. 23-25

Here are some things to do this weekend to avoid cabin fever from staying in from the rain.

Here are some things to do this weekend to avoid cabin fever from staying in from the rain.

Anyone else experiencing some cabin fever? We've got some ideas to help get you out of the house.



SATURDAY


1. Marshall Grain's offers 'Caring for Fruit Trees' class
Marshall Grain Co. will host a gardening class titled “Caring for Fruit Trees.” The class will teach participants how to care for Texas fruit and nut trees from selecting the plant site to harvesting.

11 a.m. Free. 3525 William D. Tate Ave., Grapevine. 817-416- 6600. www.marshallgrain.com





2. Colleyville Rotary hosts 'Dancing for the Stars' fundraiser
Area celebrities are paired with a professional dance instructor to prepare one dance, which will be performed at the event. There are no judges, and votes are cast by donating money in the name of the dancer. The dancer who collects the most will be named the champion. Funds will be donated to support the Grapevine-Colleyville Education Foundation as well as the Rotary International Programs.

7-11 p.m. Prices vary. Colleyville Center, 5301 Riverwalk Drive, Colleyville. www.colleyvillerotaryclub.com/dancing-for-the-stars





3. 'Come Together' concert to benefit GRACE programs
The tribute band A Hard Night's Day will recreate Beatles music down to the last note. The performance is taking place one night only at the Grapevine Palace Theatre. The event is presented by The British Emporium to commemorate their silver anniversary in the states. To further enhance the nostalgic feeling of this setting, the concession stand will feature a few hard-to-find favorite British treats, such as chocolates, biscuits, candy and other confections.

8 p.m. $25. The Palace Theatre, 300 S. Main St., Grapevine. 817-410-3100. www.palace-theatre.com


By Miranda Jaimes

Editor, Frisco & McKinney

Miranda joined Community Impact Newspaper as an editor in August 2017 with the Grapevine/Colleyville/Southlake edition. In 2019 she transitioned to editor for the McKinney edition. She began covering Frisco as well in 2020. Miranda covers local government, transportation, business and nonprofits in these communities. Prior to CI, Miranda served as managing editor for The Prosper Press, The Anna-Melissa Tribune and The Van Alstyne Leader, and before that reported and did design for The Herald Democrat, a daily newspaper in Grayson County. She graduated with a degree in journalism from Oklahoma Christian University in 2014.



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