Celebrate art, culture and more: Your to-do list for April and May

The Great Taste of Grapevine offers a smorgasbord of food from various restaurants.

The Great Taste of Grapevine offers a smorgasbord of food from various restaurants.

Here is your local guide for events, meetings and more in the months of March and April.



April 18—The Great Taste of Grapevine


The Great Taste of Grapevine offers a smorgasbord of food from various restaurants. Guests can each enjoy one complimentary drink as they enjoy music and an auction.  5:30-8:30 p.m. $10-$40 per ticket. Hilton DFW Lakes Executive Conference Center, 1800 SH 26, Grapevine. 817-481-1522. www.grapevinechamber.org





April 19—Enjoy wine with a magical and comical performance


Guests of Messina Hof in Grapevine can see The Wine Magic Parlor show. It is a 90-minute comedic magic show that involves audience participation. Tickets include a glass of wine and food. For ages 15 years old and up. 6 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. $45-$80. Messina Hof in Grapevine, 201 S. Main St., Grapevine. 214-629-0325. www.thewinemagicparlor.com





April 26-28—Celebrate art, culture at an annual festival in Southlake


Art in the Square takes place in Southlake Town Square, and it is the event’s 20th anniversary. The three-day art festival showcases work from all kinds of artists, and visitors will have the opportunity to purchase their favorites. Musicians will also be performing at the event. 4-10:30 p.m. Friday, 10 a.m.-10:30 p.m. Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday. Free admission, activities and food require ticket purchases. Southlake Town Square, 1400 E. Southlake Blvd., Southlake. 817-944-4408. www.artinthesquare.com





April 26—Have dinner at the farm


Nash Farm hosts a meal typical of the 19th-century era. It includes a reception with stations that offer a variety of dishes. There will be a selection of wine, and a meal will be served outdoors. Event proceeds will support Nash Farm education programs. 6:30 p.m. $100 per person. Nash Farm, 626 Ball St., Grapevine. 817-410-3558. www.nashfarm.org





April 27—Celebrate Arbor Day


The Colleyville Parks and Recreation Department hosts a family-friendly event at the Colleyville Nature Center. Children can enjoy craft activities, and staff will be giving away free trees for families to plant. Participants may also receive free T-shirts. Supplies are limited. 10 a.m.-noon. Free. Colleyville Nature Center, 100 Mill Wood Drive, Colleyville. 817-503-1180. www.colleyville.com





May 2—Learn about nutrition


In an informational series, Food for Thought, Natural Grocers tells event attendees how nutrition affects their daily lives and overall health. The topic focuses on the ketogenic diet. 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Free. Colleyville Public Library in the Teen Room, 110 Main St., Colleyville. 817-503-1155. www.colleyvillelibrary.com





May 11—Show support for a cause


Area nonprofit My Red Tent presents its annual fundraising event, Mamapalooza, to benefit women who need help with anxiety and depression during and after pregnancy. The event will include a silent auction, music, food, scavenger hunts, face painting and bounce houses. 9-11 a.m. Free admission. Parr Park Playground Pavilion, 3010 Parr Lane, Grapevine. 214-460-0420. www.myredtent.org




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