4 things to do in Grapevine, Colleyville, Southlake the first weekend of August

HarborChase of Southlake is hosting a beer tasting event, featuring beer flights, beer-inspired food and live music.

HarborChase of Southlake is hosting a beer tasting event, featuring beer flights, beer-inspired food and live music.

Here is your ultimate local guide of things to do in Grapevine, Colleyville and Southlake, from August 3-5.

1. Aug. 3-Aug. 5
AKS hosts Gem Show
The AKS Gem Show is open to the public, and features wholesale fine jewelry, fashion jewelry, beads, beading supplies, gold, silver, charms, gemstones and more. Fri. and Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun., 10 a.m.-4 p.m. $5 entry fee. Grapevine Convention Center, 1209 S. Main Street, Grapevine. 504-265-8830. www.grapevinetexasusa.com/event/aks-gem-show/20969/

2. Aug. 3
HarborChase hosts beer tasting
HarborChase in Southlake will hold live entertainment while serving beer flights including samples of local and international favorites, beer cheese dips, beer battered appetizers and a variety of beer-inspired snacks. 4-5 p.m. HarborChase of Southlake, 700 E SH 114, Southlake. 682-305-7022. www.harborchase.com

3. Aug. 3-4
Palace theatre shows vintage movies
The Grapevine Palace theatre is showing classic movies throughout August, and this weekend’s movies include “The Princess Bride” on Friday at 7:30 p.m., and “Father of the Bride” on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. $6. Grapevine’s Historic Palace Theatre, 300 S. Main St., Grapevine. www.grapevinetexasusa.com/palace-theatre/movies

4. Aug. 4
Back to school photos in the park
Images by Bessy is offering back to school photoshoots. Each session is 30 minutes, and each family will receive 10 retouched digital images, print release a take home gift. 9-11 a.m. Attendees must RSVP. $75 (for three children of same family, additional $10 per extra child). McPherson Park, 240 W. McDonwell School Road, Colleyville. 703.772.5481. www.imagesbybessy.com

By Emily Davis
Emily graduated from Sam Houston State University with a degree in multi-platform journalism and a minor in criminal justice in Spring 2018. During her studies, Emily worked as an editor and reporter at The Houstonian, SHSU's local newspaper. Upon graduation, she began an editorial internship at Community Impact Newspaper in DFW, where she was then hired as Community Impact's first McKinney reporter in August 2018.


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