Category Archives: Entertainment

Grand Prairie Flight of the Monarch Promises Stunning Imagery, Family Fun

Grand Prairie will celebrate the annual migration of the monarch butterfly from North America to Central Mexico at Flight of the Monarch, a free community festival set for Saturday, Sept. 23 near Highway 161 and Warrior Trail. The event will feature three butterfly releases, children’s activities, and Live Music.

Arts Council presents its Fall production, “Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street” – opens September 29

The Grand Prairie Arts Council presents its Fall Production, Sweeney Todd, the Demon Barber of Fleet Street, opening September 29 at the historic Uptown Theater.

The Persuasions play the Uptown Theater

©Bob Fitch – 2017

The Persuasions, a legendary 60s acapella group from Brooklyn, brought its “Good Times Tour” to the historic Uptown Theater Thursday night as part of the Uptown’s Presenting Series.

Tailgate Competition July 30 at Loyd Park

Join Loyd Park for our first ever Tailgate Competition. We are looking for the biggest meat grilling, corn hole playing, Texas Ranger-supporting, tailgate-having sports fans to compete in this inaugural competition.