Upcoming Events: August Edition

It’s time to breathe in the sweet summer air with these events happening this month!

Fun in the Sun: Meet the Minions at NFM

Join in a one-in-a-Minion experience as the Minions take over NFM. Come out on August 1 from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM for Fun in the Sun: Meet the Minions! Fans will get to meet their favorite banana loving-creatures of chaos and take home a free craft.

National IPA Day & International Beer Day at Rock & Brews

Introducing your excuse to take a 4-day weekend: Come celebrate National IPA Day (August 3) and International Beer Day (August 4) at Rock & Brews! Enjoy $7 pints / $9 player pints of Community IPA and $6 pint / $8 player pints of the Kona Big Wave! Also, all draft beverages are a dollar off during Happy Hour (3:00 PM – 7:00 PM & 10:00 PM – close).

Watermelon Fest at Grandscape

Finish out the dog days of summer with the first ever Watermelon Fest at Grandscape on August 5 from 2:00 PM – 8:00 PM! There’s no better way to enjoy all things watermelon than a vendor market, curated foods from local tenants, crafts and games for kids and a watermelon eating contest. There will even be a live performance from X-Factor country artist, Willie Jones! Buy your tickets here.

National Vinyl Record Day at Rock & Brews

Embrace the classics on National Vinyl Record Day! If you’re looking to add to your collection, stop by Rock & Brews on August 12 from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM for a Vinyl Record Swap on the patio. And don’t miss out on a chance to win some great prizes like a KISS record signed by Gene Simons and Paul Stanley (raffle sign ups start August 1).

Neon Summer Adult Night at Hawaiian Waters

Feel like a kid again at Neon Summer Adult Night at Hawaiian Waters. Join the last Adults Only event of the season on August 12, from 7:30 PM – 10:30 PM and unwind with food, drinks, music and good vibes WITHOUT any kids! Purchase a VIP ticket and get access to a private bar and the Tiki Temple Slide Tower. MUST be at least 21+ to purchase tickets and attend.

Like Combs & Unwound LIVE at Lava Cantina

Get ready for a night full of country music at Lava Cantina as Like Combs – a tribute to Luke Combs and Unwound – a tribute to George Strait perform LIVE on August 12 starting at 8:00 PM! Come listen to all of your favorites from Luke Combs and King George as you enjoy great food and drinks on what will be a fantastic summer night in North Texas! Buy tickets here.

Havana Nights – Rum Pairings & Pig Roast at Seven Doors Kitchen & Cocktails

Seven Doors Kitchen & Cocktails is bringing the vibrant flavors of Cuba right to your table with their Havana Nights – Rum Paring & Pig Roast Dinner on August 15 from 6:30 PM – 10:00 PM. Enjoy juicy, flavorful meats, zesty tropical fruits and delectable desserts as well as some Salsa Entertainment by Rafael Angel that will transport you straight to Havana, Cuba! Buy your tickets here.

Backyard Jamboree & Drop Your Pants Party at Truck Yard

What’s summer without a backyard party? Come out to Truck Yard for the Backyard Jamboree on August 19 from 11:00 AM – 9:00 PM where there will be plenty of food, drinks, yard games and live music to go around. Then after the sun goes down, the shenanigans begin. For those 21 and up, drop your pants and donate to Donate 2 Impact for a chance to win a $100 Truck Yard gift card!

Princess Tea Party with Tiana & Ariel at Lava Cantina

Have a magical Saturday afternoon at Lava Cantina’s Princess Tea Party on August 19 from 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM! Come dressed in your best royal attire for tea, cupcakes, snacks and crafts. Meet your favorite princesses, Tiana & Ariel IRL! Buy your tickets here.

Joe Nichols LIVE at Lava Cantina

Country music star, Joe Nichols will take the main stage at Lava Cantina on August 24 at 7:00 PM! With six #1 hits including chart-toppers like “Brokenheartsville,” “Gimme That Girl” and “Yeah”, Nichols has done more than just make a name for himself in country music. Even after the sun goes down, it will still be “Sunny and 75” at this live show! Buy tickets here.

 Weekly Events

Trivia Night


Live Music


  • Music Bingo – The LOCAL – Thursdays 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
  • DJ Party – The LOCAL – Fridays & Saturdays 8:00 PM – 12:00 AM

*Events are subject to change or cancellation. Please contact the host venue for more information.

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