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DFW events calendar for July

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A Veryl Goodnight sculpture at the National Cowgirl Museum
A Veryl Goodnight sculpture at the National Cowgirl Museum

Benefits, Fundraisers and Galas


9 The sixth annual Buckets and Boots Benefit Concert, benefiting volunteer fire departments in Palo Pinto County, takes place at Rocker B Ranch in Graford. The musical lineup includes Jerry Jeff Walker, Jack Ingram, Jason Boland and Wade Bowen. Tickets: $25 in advance; $30 at the gate. 817-984-8532,


14 Cowboy Santas hosts its annual Christmas in July fundraiser from 5 to 7 p.m. at Rahr & Sons Brewery. The evening will include barbecue, beer samplings and entertainment. Free (suggested donation is $25).


14 The Colleyville Chamber of Commerce’s Empowered Woman event takes place from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Piazza in the Village. Guest speaker is Debbie Scanlon. Tickets: $60. 817-488-7148,


21 The 2016 American Cowboy Gala kicks off at 6:30 p.m. at River Ranch Stockyards. This year’s honorees include Hal Jay, Richard Zavala and Harold Pitchford. Tickets: $125. 817-336-4373,


Museum and Art Events


22 The National Cowgirl Museum presents the exhibit “No Turning Back: The Art of Veryl Goodnight” through Oct. 30. $8-$10 (free for children 3 and younger). 817-336-4475,




7, 14, 21, 28 Held on the banks of the Trinity River, the Rockin’ the River concert series continues with Dalton Domino, Dolly Shine, Parker McCollum and Zane Williams. Free. 817-698-0700,


8 & 16 Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie wraps up its annual Lone Star Music Series with concerts by Chris Young and Pat Green. $5 before 8:30 p.m.; $20 after. 972-263-7223,




8 Miranda July is featured in the #hearhere series at Winspear Opera House. $33-$48. 214-880-0202,


8-24 Stolen Shakespeare Guild opens its production of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s State Fair at Sanders Theatre. $15-$22. 866-811-4111,


8-31 Hip Pocket Theatre presents The Distant Echo of Ancient Youth. $5-$20. 817-246-9775,


8-31 Onstage in Bedford presents Jekyll & Hyde at Bedford Boys Ranch. $14.99-$19.99. 817-354-6444;


12-17 Part of the Broadway at the Bass series, a touring production of 42nd Street comes to Bass Hall. $44-$115.50. 817-212-4280,


14 Amphibian Stage Productions presents Kieran Lynn’s Crossing the Line through Aug. 7. $33. 817-923-3012,


16 Weird Al Yankovic’s The Mandatory World Tour stops by the Winspear Opera House. $49.50-$69.50. 214-880-0202,


22 Artisan Center Theater’s production of Cheaper by the Dozen runs through Aug. 20. $9-$18. 817-284-1200,


22 Artes de la Rosa presents the musical version of Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown through Aug. 7 at Rose Marine Theater. $12-$16. 817-624-8333;


27-31 Robert Dubac stars in The Book of Moron at McDavid Studio. $30-$40. 817-212-4280,


29 DVA Productions presents The Campaign Trail, an original musical, through Aug.7 at Sanders Theatre. $20-$30. 817-313-3052;


29 Jubilee Theatre presents Smokey Joe’s Cafe through Aug. 28. $20-$32. 817-338-4411,




14 Movies at the Marq presents Norm of the North at the Aria Outdoor Amphitheater in Southlake. Free. 817-748-8900,


15 The Nasher Sculpture Center’s ’til Midnight at the Nasher presents a screening of Weekend at Bernie’s at 9 p.m. Before the movie, Northern National will perform in concert at 7 p.m. Free. 214-242-5100,


15 The Amon Carter Museum of American Art continues its Sunset Cinema series with O Brother, Where Art Thou? Free. 817-738-1933,


22 Part of the Movies at the Museum film series, the Sid Richardson Museum screens Lonesome Dove, Part III: The Plains at 6:30 p.m. Registration required. Free. 817-332-6554,


27 In conjunction with National Theatre Live, Amphibian Stage Productions presents two broadcasts of Peter Morgan’s The Audience. The play stars Tony Award winner Helen Mirren. $20. 817-923-3012,


28 Movies at the Marq screens The Avengers at the Aria Outdoor Amphitheater in Southlake. Free. 817-748-8900,