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Tasha’s KRLD To Do List September 13-16, 2018

Tasha Stevens
September 13, 2018 - 6:39 am
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Tonight, Princess Maria Anna of Austria will discuss the life and legacy of her grandfather Charles I, or Emperor Karl, the last emperor of the Austrian Hungarian Empire. John Paul II beatified Blessed Karl in 2004, Allen Public Library, 300 N. Allen Dr.  Free. Call 214-509-4911. (9/13)

A Community Concert for Peace by Cantor Andres Levy celebrating traditional, modern and popular Jewish music,  is Sunday, September 16th at 2:30 pm at the Arborlawn United Methodist Church on Briarhaven in Fort Worth. You can purchase tickets online at the link below.

American roots recording artist Grant Maloy Smith’s recent album "Dust Bowl: American Stories" was inspired by that sad period of American history. He will perform for the annual Allen Folk Festival at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, September 15 at the Allen Public Library, 300 N. Allen Dr.  Free. Call 214-509-4911.

Let Me Be Myself: The Life Story of Anne Frank opening reception is tonight at the Dallas Holocaust Museum. (9/13) Let Me Be Myself tells the story of Anne Frank in a modern way, addressing current day issues  and the exhibition will also feature the United States premier of a Virtual Reality (VR) component from Force Field VR and Oculus Studios that allows the visitor to travel back in time to Anne Frank’s hiding place, the “Secret Annex.” In a one-of-a-kind experience, visitors will be drawn into the world in which Anne Frank lived -- in the shadows of genocide and war.

Spay Neuter Network will hold a free vaccine clinic this Saturday, September 15  at their south Buckner location from 10am to 1pm to help curb the recent uptick in positive canine distemper cases in the Metroplex. Only Distemper vaccines will be available so they can serve as many pets as possible.Puppies get a set of 3 distemper vaccines starting at 6 weeks old. They get their next distemper vaccines at 9 and 12 weeks. All dogs should get an annual booster. The viral disease is airborne and can be carried by wild animals such as raccoons. It does not affect humans or domestic cats.

Age of the Supermodel: The Photographs of Donna DeMari is happening September 15 – October 28, 2018 on Level I, south end at Galleria Dallas.This multi-media exhibition includes 56 backstage photographs from the 91 / 92 Haute Couture Season, rare video footage, and related haute couture pieces (courtesy of UNT’s Texas Fashion Collection). In 1991, celebrated fashion photographer Donna DeMari was commissioned by British Vogue and its legendary editor Liz Tilberis to photograph the Fall / Winter Haute Couture Season from a unique vantage point… backstage. These previously unpublished photographs of Linda Evangelista, Carla Bruni, Naomi Campbell, Gisele Zelauy, Yasmeen Ghuri, Christy Turlington, Heather Stewart-Whyte, Susie Bick, Tatjana Patitz, Kristen McMenamy, Nadia Auerman, Claudia Mason, and Karen Mulder among others, offer a rare glimpse into the world of haute couture during the Age of The Supermodel. Donna was also the first woman to shoot the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition in 1995 and 1996. 

 The Collin County Home and Garden Show is Friday through Sunday at the Allen Event Center. (9/14-16)

The Health, Home and Garden Expo is at Plano Event Center Saturday. (9/15)

The Plano Bridal Show is Sunday at the Plano Event Center. (9/16)

The Southwest RV Supershow is Thursday through Sunday at Dallas Market Hall. (9/13-16)

Check out Formula Drift at Texas Motor Speedway Friday and Saturday. (9/14-15)

The 32nd Annual Grapefest is Thursday through Sunday at Historic Grapevine Texas. (9/13-16)

Rally Round Greenville Street Festival is Friday night (9/14) at Greenville Courthouse Square.Come join us for our 13th Annual Rally Round Greenville Festival in downtown Greenville on the Courthouse Square.  Reserve your VIP table now on Friday night for Emerald City on the Main Stage with Opening Acts from Preston Cole Band, Black Valley Band and Matt Dunn & the Runaways.  This is a FREE event. Reserved VIP tables include up close seats for 8 with a "Taste of Local BBQ" (from Soulman's Bar-B-Que, Ernie's Pit BBQ, Rib Crib, Sweetwater Grill and Moore Meats) and adult beverages.  There will be Vendors, Food Trucks, Kid's Alley, Chili Cook Off, Texas Cornhole League Tournament and Tight Rope Walkers will be set up around the Courthouse Square. Come out and enjoy the fun!! 

The Denton Blues Festival is at Quakertown Park Saturday and Sunday. (9/15-16) 

Tonight at the Dallas Museum of Art it is Second Thursdays with a Twist: Material Girl. (9/13) Take a unique and unexpected look at the Museum’s collection with a pop culture twist. Get out your cone bras and oversized bows for a night all about Madonna’s signature style and music.Dress as Madonna to get in free all night!

The Rockwall Rubber Duck Regatta is Friday and Saturday at Harbor Rockwall. (9/14-15) Live Music, Market, Food Trucks, Kids Zone (Bungee Jumping, Rock Climbing, Petting Zoo, Video Game Trucks, Face Painting, And More!!!), Lake Zone, “Wet Duckie” Splash Zone , Remote Control Sailboat Regatta, Game Warden Patrol Rides, Sailboat Tours, AND DUCK RACES!!

The Dirk Nowitzki Pro Celebrity Tennis Classic is Saturday at the SMU Tennis Complex. (9/15)

See Reba McEntire at a Night To Remember benefitting CitySquare at Toyota Music Factory saturday night. (9/15) For 30 years, CitySquare has been fighting the causes and effects of poverty in Dallas. Through 17 unique programs serving more than 40,000 neighbors a year, they feed the hungry, heal the sick, house the homeless, and renew hope in the heart of our city.

The Dallas Symphony Gala with Kristin Chenoweth is Saturday night. (9/15)

DSO on the Go: The Sounds of Latin America Concert is Sunday at the Murchison Performing Arts Center. (9/16)

The Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience is Sunday at the AAC. (9/16)

Boyz 2 Men are at the Winspear Opera House tonight. (9/13)

The Verve Pipe are playing the Kessler Saturday night. (9/15)

Al Di Meola is playing the Kessler Sunday night. (9/16)

Pink Floyd tribute Bricks in the Wall are playing the Granada Saturday night. (9/15)

ACDC tribute Back in Black is playing Lola's Trailer Park in Fort Worth Friday night and Stan's Lakeview Drafthouse  Saturday night.

Journey tribute “Escape” is playing at Chopshop Live Friday night. (9/14)

Catch an acoustic set with Stoney LaRue at Lava Cantina Saturday and later that evening, see Def Leppard tribute band, Def Leggend and Journey Tribute “Escape”. (9/15)

Tracy Lawrence is playing Billy Bob’s Saturday night. (9/15)

The Chris Robinson Brotherhood is playing Canton Hall Sunday night. (9/16)

Scandal is playing the Bomb Factory Sunday. (9/16) This is NOT, I repeat, NOT the Patty Smyth band.

All female Led Zeppelin tribute Zepparella is playing Trees Friday night. (9/13) Guitar Great Vinnie Moore will play Trees Saturday night. (9/15)

See TONE LOC at Fat Daddy’s in Fort Worth Friday night. (9/14) He was the 2nd rap act after the Beastie Boys to reach number 1 on Billboard’s album chart.