Out and about: June 2011

06.02.11-08.21.11 SUMMER AT THE BELMONT FREE-$20 The weather is heating up, and that means a slew of summer events on tap at the Belmont Hotel, including Barefoot at the Belmont hosted by KXT 91.7. The live outdoor music series continues June 2 with Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit with Maria Taylor. Several other shows are scheduled through August 18. Tickets are $15 for KXT members and $20 for non-members. Duck into BarBelmont for Art with a View, which begins June 15 with artist Andrea Rogers. Head over to the pool where the Dive In Movie Series screens films on the lawn, including “Harold and Maude” at dusk on June 16. Admission is free. Also stop by the Belmont for one of its Sunday pool parties 1-5 p.m. each week. 901 Fort Worth Avenue, 214.393.2300

06.01 COMMUNITY PARKS CONCERT FREE The Dallas Symphony Orchestra begins its summer parks concert series at 8 p.m. at Kidd Springs Park. 711 W. Canty

06.09 WORKS ON PAPER $15 The Oak Cliff Society of Fine Arts collaborates with Oil and Cotton and The Book Doctor for “Works on Paper: A Preservation Clinic” 7-9 p.m. at Turner House. Shannon Driscoll and Candice McKay will discuss the proper care and restoration of important and heirloom works on paper such as documents, artwork and antique books. The event also includes one-on-one consultations with attendees who bring an artifact from their own collection. 401 N. Rosemont, 214.943.7133

06.10-06.16 BLANK CITY $8.50 The Texas Theatre premiers the acclaimed film “Blank City”, which tells the story of renegade New York City filmmakers from the 1970s and 1980s. 231 W. Jefferson, 214.948.1546

06.17 BRAVE COMBO & SARA HICKMAN $20 The Kessler presents an intimate performance by polka band Brave Combo with Sara Hickman at 8 p.m. 1230 W. Davis, 214.272.8346


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