Get outdoors this Spring with open-air concerts, movie screenings and special celebrations. Check out some of the top events happing this April in The Colony.
Grandscape Grand Opening
This long-awaited destination is the latest development in The Colony, boasting over 433 acres of some of the best shopping, entertainment and dining experiences in Dallas-Fort Worth. Experience Grandscape yourself April 1 – April 4 during their grand opening. All weekend long, enjoy live entertainment, specials at world-class restaurants and deals at local retailers and attractions.
Check out the Spring Fling Eggstravaganza on April 3 from 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM for a family-friendly outing featuring a petting zoo, balloon artist, crafts and more. Join Parry’s Pizzeria & Taphouse and Andretti Indoor Karting & Games in celebrating their one-year anniversaries. Enter to win one of five Andretti mystery prize packs with a Facebook and Instagram giveaway through April 2. Attend Parry’s Anniversary Celebration for a chance to win free pizza for three months.
Explore concepts new to America like Windmills, the restaurant, microbrewery and music lounge from India’s nightlife capital, and Electric Gamebox, Britain’s top virtual reality experience. During your trip to Grandscape, stop by The Homestead, a place where small businesses share their one-of-a-kind creations from water marbled scarves to custom leather wares.
Outdoor Fun for the Entire Family
It’s always better to adventure in spring weather when you can be active and appreciate the outdoors. Bring your furry friends for a field day at The Shacks at Austin Ranch. During their Dog Days of Spring on April 3, get free professional Spring-themed photos taken of your pup and enjoy a wide selection of food and drinks on the outdoor patio overlooking the one-acre dog park. At Grandscape, achieve Zen through Yoga and Mimosas on The Lawn. Enjoy a guided yoga class, mimosas and door prizes on Saturday, April 24.
Great news for all as annual events return with new and improved social distancing protocols. Register your child for the Coach Cox’s Kid Chase on April 24. Staggered start times help runners maintain distance along the course. Share quality time with those you love at Movies in The Park. Come see what’s new with the gang in “Scoob!” April 9 at 7:00 PM or gather the family around for “The Croods 2” April 30 at 7:15 PM at The Colony Five Star Complex.
Musical flair is in the air
Music fans rejoice as Lava Cantina holds their Grand Reopening Celebration on May 4 at 6:00 PM. Currently, Lava Cantina is open for weekly concerts but with limited hours and service. The reopening party will showcase the newly-renovated venue, unveil a new lineup of Mexican Creole menu items and kick things off with an epic concert by local favorites. Experience the sound waves of Texas Flood live April 16 at 7:00 PM at Lakeview by Peppersmash, where playing pool, indulging in signature cocktails and relaxing on the patio are some of the best ways to spend an evening.
- Start the week off with a game of free pool and drink specials all night long. Visit Shakertins from 5:00 PM to 2:00 AM for some late night entertainment.
- Skip the rush hour traffic and bowl at Andretti Indoor Karting & Games instead. Guests can enjoy $5 bowling per person Monday – Friday from 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM.
- Join in the SCHEELS Run Club for some monthly Monday evening group exercise. Take a three or five-mile walk and run from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM.
- Kids eat free on Family Board Game Nite! Simply bring a board game to play at Heritage Pizza and their dinner is on the house from 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM.
- Test your knowledge with Free Trivia at Dirty Burger Bar. Compete for special prizes from 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM.
- From immersive VR to exhilarating laser tag, visit Andretti Indoor Karting & Games for buy one get one free attractions every Tuesday. Excludes karting and bowling.
- Discover the magical art of water marbling with Dallas Silk Art. Let the experts guide you through creating your very own marbled creation at one of their workshops Thursday – Sunday.
- The Shacks at Austin Ranch puts a musical spin on a classic game with Music Bingo Nights starting at 7:00 PM.
- Kick-off your weekend with Live Music Fridays at The Shacks at Austin Ranch. Spend a relaxing evening on the patio and have a taste of their many delectable dining options.
Saturdays & Sundays
- Savor Cajun flavors with an All-You-Can-Eat Crawfish Boil at Bourbon Street Bar & Grill from 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM both Saturday and Sunday.
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