What’s Happening This June in Grand Prairie

Summertime is approaching us and we’ve got a month packed full of fun events planned! Spend your weekends in Grand Prairie either at the horse race track, seeing a concert or watching a movie on the beach! Check our calendar for more events during the week. Book hotels and attractions online!

Events

June 8-10, 2018

Noche de Galla Mexicana
Tenor Javier Aguilar with his Symphony Orchestra and Mariachis will perform on June 8 at the historic Uptown Theater benefiting the Cinco de Mayo Scholarship Fund! Tickets: www.uptowntheater.com

Live Thoroughbred Racing
A good time you can bet on! The horses are racing June 8-10 and there’s live racing every weekend until July 22. June 9 is the last leg of the triple crown, the 150th Running of the Belmont Stakes from Belmont Park.

Cowboy Jerry
Come out for carnival rides, shopping, food and Cowboy Jerry at Traders Village on June 9 & 10. Admission is free and parking is $4.

Movies on the Beach
Catch Black Panther on the beach at Loyd Park on June 9. Movie starts at sundown and concessions will be available for purchase. Show up early and bring a chair!

Meet the Author’s Day
Meet talented local authors, buy books and get autographs at the 3rd annual Meet the Authors Day at the Grand Prairie Farmers Market on June 9! You can also shop local produce and crafts!

Timbirichi
Enjoy Timbirichi on June 10 at the Verizon Theatre. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the concert starts at 8 p.m. Tickets: www.axs.com 

June 15-17, 2018

Live Thoroughbred Racing
A good time you can bet on! The horses are racing June 15-17 and there’s live racing every weekend until July 22. June 15 is Party at the Park with drink specials and live music!

Texas AirHogs vs. Wichita Wingnuts
The AirHogs will play the Wichita Wingnuts June 15 -17. Friday and Saturday’s game begins at 7:05 p.m. and Sunday’s game begins at 2:05 p.m. To purchase tickets visit, www.airhogsbaseball.com/tickets.

The Comedy Get Down
Laugh all night at Cedric ‘The Entertainer,’ George Lopez, DL Hughley and Eddie Griffin on June 15 at the Verizon Theatre. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show starts at 8 p.m. Tickets: www.axs.com

Country Concert Series
Deryl Dodd & The Homesick Cowboys will be in concert on June 16 at Traders Village. Don’t miss this chance to hear music from Deryl’s new album Lone Hard Ride and many of his other great songs.

Movies on the Beach
Catch Kicking and Screaming on the beach at Loyd Park on June 16. Movie starts at sundown and concessions will be available for purchase. Show up early and bring a chair!

Treats and Toys Drive
It’s an opportunity for all the pet lovers to help support our local animal shelter, Prairie Paws, with our annual Treats And Toys Drive at the Grand Prairie Farmers Market on June 16! You can bring a donation to help support our fuzzy friends while they find a forever home.

David Christian Band
Come out for carnival rides, shopping, food and the David Christian Band at Traders Village on June 17. Admission is free and parking is $4.

Yanni
Enjoy Yanni and the Anniversary Concert Tour on June 17 at the Verizon Theatre. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the concert starts at 8 p.m. Tickets: www.axs.com

June 22-24, 2018

Live Thoroughbred Racing
A good time you can bet on! The horses are racing June 22-24 and there’s live racing every weekend until July 22. June 24 is Family Discount Day with $1 sodas, hot dogs and popcorn. Plus, FREE general admission for senior citizens, military personnel and our fan favorite Pepsi Can discount. (Bring an empty Pepsi Can to receive free admission).

Tejano Music Festival
Tejanotothebone.com will kick off the summer with a “Tejano Music Festival” for the entire family on June 23. This concert will feature a variety of great Tejano acts.  Plus, there is shopping, rides, games and fun entertainment for the whole family. The music starts at 1:00 p.m.

Movies on the Beach
Catch The Sandlot on the beach at Loyd Park on June 23. Movie starts at sundown and concessions will be available for purchase. Show up early and bring a chair!

Craft Fair Day
Come shop from Artisan craft vendors at the Grand Prairie Farmers Market on June 23.

Brit Floyd
Enjoy “The World’s Greatest Pink Floyd Show,” Brit Floyd, on June 23 at the Verizon Theatre. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the concert starts at 8 p.m. Tickets: www.axs.com

June 29-30, 2018

Wokin’ Street Taco
Explore a variety of tacos from Asian & Latin to Tex-Mex at Asia Times Square on June 29- 30. Enjoy free entrance, free karaoke, DJ’s and more!

Texas AirHogs vs. Sioux Falls Canaries
The AirHogs will play the Sioux Falls Canaries June 29-30. Friday and Saturday’s game begins at 7:05 p.m. To purchase tickets visit, www.airhogsbaseball.com/tickets.

Live Thoroughbred Racing
A good time you can bet on! The horses are racing June 30 and there’s live racing every weekend until July 22.

Cowboy Jerry
Come out for carnival rides, shopping, food and Cowboy Jerry at Traders Village on June 30. Admission is free and parking is $4.

Movies on the Beach
Catch Holes on the beach at Loyd Park on June 30. Movie starts at sundown and concessions will be available for purchase. Show up early and bring a chair!

Watermelon Giveaway
Free watermelon for the first 75 guests (with additional market purchase-limit one per family) on June 30 at the Grand Prairie Farmers Market.

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