This weekend: movies, live music

Lots of events are happening this weekend at the Belmont, the Texas Theatre and the Kessler.

Thursday, June 28, swim into some fun with the Belmont’s dive-in movie featuring the James Dean classic, “Rebel Without a Cause.” The doors open at 7 p.m. and the movie begins at dusk.

Friday, June 29, BarBelmont continues its live music series with Greg Reichel. The Oklahoma resident is an alt-country singer who plays guitar, harmonica and bass. Doors open at 7 p.m. and all ages are welcome.

The Texas Theatre is playing “Raiders of the Lost Arc” on 35 mm film all weekend. Purchase your tickets to re-watch the classic.

Also at the Texas Friday is the Dallas premiere of “Derby Baby” presented by Assassination City Roller Derby. The bar will be open all night and door prizes will be given away. Tickets can be purchased at the theater the night of the show.

On Saturday, June 30, the Texas Theatre will have a tapas truck and the next Pata Negra film, “Jamon Jamon.” At 7:30 p.m. the Spanish tapas food truck will be available to sample before the movie begins at 9 p.m. This special screening will also feature an after party to enjoy the theatre all night.

The Kessler has three very different shows to enjoy this weekend.

An American alternative jam session with Guy Forsyth, Homespun Remedies and Uncle Lucius kicks it off Thursday night, June 28, at 8:30 p.m. Tickets are $15-20 and available on prekindle.com

Texas Music Hall of Fame inductee and legendary country artist, Billy Joe Shaver, graces the Kessler stage again on Saturday, June 29. Featured artists Robert Ellis will be performing as well. Tickets are $17-38 and are available on prekindle.com Showtime is at 8:30 p.m.

Last on the list are Austin-ites The Gourds with special guest Gary Myrick. The Gourds are a Kessler crowd favorite and are sure to rock the house againt his weekend, Saturday, June 30. Tickets are available at prekindle.com and showtime is at 8:30 p.m.


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