Collide With Justine Skye At Cambridge Room, Tell It Like It Is With Lindi Ortega At Club Dada And Jam At The Breakaway Festival At The Pavilion At Toyota Music Factory.
So a really cool event debuted last week and it’s one focused on eating and celebrating all things meat.
Inspired by the Japanese “Meat Day,” Niwa Japanese BBQ will celebrate the holiday on the 29th of every month. The restaurant will be offering a $29 platter with an assortment of meats and other $2.90-priced specials.
The whole thing came about because the Japanese word for 29 (ni-kyuu) sounds a lot like the word for meat (niku). So yeah, talk about making the most of puns.
So while that may have already passed, there’s plenty of things to do to keep you busy until April 29, as you can see from the list we’ve put together below. Feel free to use this as your guide to week. Have a good one out there, Dallas.
Beginner Hip Hop at Arts Mission Oak Cliff
Find your groove.
Tree (A.I.) at Three Links
With Ursa Minor, Covan Treez.
The Princess Bride at Angelika Film Center
Manzanar: Wartime Photography of Ansel Adams at Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance
See some classic photography.
Justine Skye at Cambridge Room
The Ultraviolet Tour.
First Aid For Cyclists at Community Beer Company
Pick up some safety tips.
Dallas New Tech at J Erik Jonsson Dallas Central Library
See some of the hottest startups in Dallas.
Courtney J Martin at Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth
Hear from the deputy director and chief curator at the Dia Art Foundation.
Monty Python and The Holy Grail at the Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
With John Cleese.
Michigan Rattlers at Double Wide
With AJ LeGrande, Cameron Matthew Ray.
Timber Timbre at Three Links
With Jacob Metcalf.
Lindi Ortega at Club Dada
With Hugh Masterson.
Miguel at House of Blues
Sold out show.
Wingsday at Gator’s Sports Bar & Grill
Eat all the wings.
Hump Day Bingo at Single Wide
In the words of Captain Raymond Holt, “Bingpot!”
The Two Tens at Three Links
With The Sweethearts (ATX), The Sideshow Tragedy.
Michael Jackson Tribute at Curtain Club
Come see Danny Dash Andrews do his thing.
Roughriders Opening Day Bus at Scruffy Duffies
Hop on the bus!
Acid Carousel at Main at South Side
With Same Brain, GoldBloom, The Sun Machine.
Minglewood at Deep Ellum Art Company
Grateful Dead Tribute.
Queens of Pop at Granada Theater
With Primadonna and Just Like P!nk.
The Oh Hellos at House of Blues
With Wildermiss, Jaylon Ashaun.
Bermuda Triangle at Kessler Theater
With Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes.
Tank and The Bangas at Club Dada
Latinos Unidos D-Bash at The Bomb Factory
With Chyno, Nio Amesty, Mariachi Asi Es Mexico and many more.
Bloodline CD Release at Prophet Bar
With Degrader, The Optimist.
Ryan Avila at Curtain Club
CD Release party.
Rain: Beatles Tribute at The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
Performing Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band in its entirety.
Rostam at Three Links
With Sam Buck.
Titus Andronicus at The Ridglea
With Rick Maguire from Pile.
Beats, Brats, & Beers at Big Beat Dallas
A trifecta of fun.
Brojobs at The Dirty 30
With Lunaform, Navajo, Dispositions, In Resistance, The Vanity Affair.
Bowley & Wilson 50th Anniversary at Poor David’s Pub
Celebrating 50 years!
Work In Progress with Gaten Matarazzo of Stranger Things at Gas Monkey Live
Yes, Dustin from Stranger Things in the flesh.
Spinster Records Spring Cleaning
Get some discounted records.
Fort Worth Tattoo Expo 2018 at Will Rogers Memorial Center
An homage to all things ink.
The Hunna at House of Blues
2018 Dallas Book Festival at J Erik Jonsson Central Dallas Library
Celebrate your love of books.
Tyler Hilton at Prophet Bar
Hilton of One Tree Hill fame.
Red at Canton Hall
With Lacey Sturm, Righteous Vendetta.
Jam Benefit at Deep Ellum Art Company
Benefitting the Brandon Burris Memorial Scholarship.
April Artists Market at Deep Ellum Art Company
Support local artists!
Booty and The Hoefish at Curtain Club
With Chris Ross and The North.
Aqualounge at Deep Ellum Art Company
The 30-Year Reunion Show.
Breakaway Music Festival at the Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory
With Lil Dickey, Rich the Kid, Whethan and more.
Luna at Granada Theater
Blue Water Highway Band at Club Dada
With Chris J. Norwood.
Dallas Pancakes & Booze Art Show at The Door
The long-running show returns.
Burlesque As It Was at Viva’s
Exactly as it was.
Truth in Comedy at Full City Rooster
Hear some great stories.
Festival of Ideas at Dallas Public LIbrary
Several sessions early in the day.
Puppy | Yoga | Beer at Texas Ale Project
Pendery’s Charity Chili Cook Off at Peticolas Brewing
A two-day cook off!
Singin’ In The Rain at Majestic Theatre
Part on of a four-part musical series.
Uriah Heap at Granada Theater
With Acid Carousel.
Mat Kearney at House of Blues
With Andrew Belle.
Jake Bugg at Kessler Theater
With Nina Nesbit.
East Meets West United Tour at Curtain Club
All hip hop everything.
Luis Alberto Urrea at Dallas Museum of Art
Hear from the Pulitzer Prize finalist.
Abbas Kiarostami’s 24 Frames at Texas Theatre
The Iranian director’s final film.
Laugh Your MASS Off at Main at South Side
With Mike Stanley.
Hot Wheels Show at Dallas Hyatt Regency
You’re not too old to play with toys.
To find out what else is going on today, this week and beyond, check out our event directory.
Cover image via Justine Skye Facebook Page.