May 2013, Events in Grapevine, Texas

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Celebrate the month of May in Grapevine!  From Main Street Days to Moms to magnificent works of Art, Grapevine is the place for fun in the sun during May!
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29th Annual Main Street Days
Historic Downtown Grapevine

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, May 17, 18 & 19

Savor the flavor of fun at Grapevine’s 29th Annual Main Street Days!  Enjoy three days of family-friendly festival fun as you delight in the varieties of premium Texas, U.S. and international wines, craft beers and festival foods; taste a slice of delicious pizza from one of Grapevine’s pizza purveyors along the Pizza Piazza; experience live entertainment on five stages throughout the three day festival; cheer the masters of the grill at the Grillin’ Competition; take the kids to the exciting new KidCave featuring the LEGO® brick build area from LEGOLAND® Discovery Center and the SEA LIFE Aquarium Touch Pool and much more!

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Grapevine Art Dealers Association Spring Gallery Night
Historic Downtown Grapevine
Saturday, May 4,  2 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Join the galleries of the Grapevine Art Dealers Association (GADA) – and enjoy great food and great art at the first annual Spring Gallery Night in Grapevine.  Food and beverages will be served from 5 p.m. – 8 p.m.  Participating galleries include A Touch of Paris Gallery, Great American West Gallery, Giddens Gallery of Fine Art, the Tower and Grand Galleries at the Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau, Morgan Dane Art Gallery & Studio and Vetro Glassblowing Studio.


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Friday Night Fireworks

Friday, May 24, 9:30 p.m.
Friday, May 31, 9:30 p.m.

Blast off with Grapevine’s 5th Annual SummerBlast! Starting May 24 through Labor Day weekend, you can see a spectacular fireworks display over Lake Grapevine. The exciting 12-minute show features beautiful fireworks set to some of your favorite music from country to rock-n-roll. Prime viewing locations include the garage at Gaylord Texan Resort as well as parks throughout Grapevine.

TrainRobber Great Train Robberies
Grapevine Vintage Railroad
Beginning Saturday May 25

Hop aboard the Grapevine Vintage Railroad and help the deputies stop the Great Train Robberies! Beginning Saturday, May 25, the Great Train Robberies take place every Saturday and Sunday through Labor Day on the Grapevine to Stockyards train rides.
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Grapevine Farmers Market
Town Square Gazebo
Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Open through October 19

The Grapevine Farmers Market is now open Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays through October 19. Local farmers will be bringing the freshest produce to the Town Square Gazebo in the heart of Historic Downtown Grapevine.  Choose from fruits, vegetables and other products at this popular local spot.
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Grapevine Market
Liberty Park
Thursday & Saturdays, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Open through October 19
The open-air Grapevine Market is open Thursdays and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. through October 19. This market features an array of items including handmade jewelry, distinctive home décor, woodwork, hand crafted items and more.

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Hot Glass and Mimosa Moms
Vetro Glassblowing

May 4, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Give Mom a special treat for Mother’s Day this year at Vetro Glassblowing’s Hot Glass and Mimosa Moms.  Moms can sip on a Mimosa and enjoy a turn in making a beautiful flared bowl or large custom flower. Bring the entire family to watch and take pictures. Reservations are required.

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The Party Crashers
Palace Theatre
Friday, May 24, 7:30 pm
Tickets $15/$18
Don’t miss The Party Crashers at Grapevine’s Palace Theatre! This high-energy six piece band performs party music from the 50s to the 90s.

ACCOMMODATIONS
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May 17, 18 & 19, 2013

Make it a Main Street Days weekend!  Stay in one of Grapevine’s exciting hotels during the 29th Annual Main Street Days May 17, 18 and 19. Choose from a variety of special Main Street Days rates available throughout the city.

ALSO HAPPENING IN MAY
Dates Event Location Time
1 – 20 Along the Cotton Belt, St. Louis to Tyler, Texas
J.P. Bell Photography

Grand Gallery
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
2,3,4,9,10,11,23,24,25,30,31 Grapevine Farmers Market
Grapevine Town Square Gazebo
Thursday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Saturday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
2,4,9,11,23,25,30 Grapevine Market
Liberty Park
Thursday, 9:30a.m.-2:30p.m.
Saturday, 9:30a.m.-2:30p.m.
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First Friday at the Farm – Farm Fun
Nash Farm
Friday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
3,4,10,11,17,18,24,25,31 Texas Star Dinner Theater
816 S. Main St.
Friday, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, 7:30 p.m.
3 First Friday Film Series: Singing in the Rain
Palace Theatre
Friday, 7:30 p.m.
4,5,11,12,18,19,25,26 Grapevine Fun Train
Grapevine to the Stockyards Round Trip
Fort Worth Stockyards Fun Train

Grapevine Vintage Railroad
Saturday, 10 a.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 1 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday, 2:45 p.m.
4 Grapevine Opry “Nathan Belt Reunion”
Palace Theatre
Saturday, 7:30 p.m.
4 – 31 International Porcelain Art Exhibition
Tower Gallery
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
Sunday, 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.
10 Classic Film Series: Roman Holiday
Palace Theatre
Friday, 7:30 p.m.
11 Produce Canning
Nash Farm
Saturday, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
11 Grapevine Opry “Makin’ Tracks”
Palace Theatre
Saturday, 7:30 p.m.
17, 18, 19 Renaissance Bead Show
Grapevine Convention Center
Friday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Sunday, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
25 Grapevine Opry “In Memory of: Memorial Day Tribute”
Palace Theatre
Saturday, 7:30 p.m.
31 Classic Film Series: Grease
Palace Theatre
Friday, 7:30 p.m.
Events Coming Soon
Event
Location
Dates
NASA Blast June 1 – August 31
Le Theatre de Marionette’s – The Little Mermaid Palace Theatre June 2 – August 8
Show dates and times vary