Photo by Jerry McClure

Klyde Warren Park - or as it will always be known by some people, the Deck Park over Woodall Rodgers Freeway - will hold its grand opening the weekend of October 27 and 28, 2012. The weekend will be chock-full of activities and performances designed to show off just how much fun the park has in store. Multiple different organizations from the Dallas Arts District and the Dallas area will be on hand to perform at various points throughout the weekend. All events listed below are completely free, except for The Concert for Dallas, which requires either a free wristband or VIP ticket to attend - details are on that event's page.

Saturday, October 27
10:15-11 am - Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
11 am-1 pm - Activities with the Perot Museum of Nature and Science
12- 2 pm - Mah Jongg
12-3 pm - Dog Training
12:30-2 pm - UTD Chess Robots
12:30-1:15 pm - Bridge the Gap Chamber Players
1-3 pm - DMA Studio Creations
1:15-2 pm - Booker T. Washington Musicians
2-3 pm - Skyline Tour
2-4 pm - Petanque Lessons
2-4 pm - Knitting
2-3 pm - Live Painting
2-3 pm - SMU Meadows School Music Performance
3-4 pm - Inaugural Yoga
7-11 pm - The Concert for Dallas

Sunday, October 28
10 am-12 pm - Knitting with Shabby Sheep
10-11 am - Tai Chi
10-11 am - Lululemon Run Meetup
11 am-12 pm - Yoga
11 am-1 pm - Activities with the Perot Museum of Nature and Science
11 am-12 pm - The Dallas Opera performs
12-2 pm - Mah Jongg
12-3 pm - Dog Training
12-1 pm - Dallas Black Dance Theatre performs
1-2 pm - Anita Martinez Ballet Folklorico performs
1-2 pm - Yoginos
1-5 pm - Dog Training
2-3 pm - Storytelling for kids
2-3 pm - Skyline Tour
2-4 pm - Petanque Lessons
2:15-2:45 pm - Texas Ballet Theater performs
2:30-3 pm - Storytelling for grown-ups
3-3:45 pm - Booker T. Washington Dancers
3-4:30 pm - Dallas Children's Theater
4-6 pm - Cherokee Creek Music Festival
7:45-10 pm - Screening of Midnight in Paris

 

WHEN

WHERE

Klyde Warren Park
2012 Woodall Rodgers Fwy.
Dallas, TX 75201
http://www.klydewarrenpark.org/Grand-Opening/index.html

TICKET INFO

Admission is free for most events.
All events are subject to change due to weather or other concerns. Please check with the venue or organization to ensure an event is taking place as scheduled.