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The latest event cancellations in Dallas-Fort Worth due to coronavirus concerns

The latest event cancellations in Dallas-Fort Worth due to coronavirus

Shakespeare in the Park presents A Midsummer Night's Dream
Shakespeare Dallas' Shakespeare in the Park, scheduled June 10-July 19, has been canceled. Photo courtesy of Shakespeare Dallas

As concerns regarding the spread of the coronavirus and government restrictions on group gatherings continue, more event cancellations and postponements are being announced every day in Dallas-Fort Worth. In an effort to keep you as up-to-date as possible, we'll compile a list of different announcements every week.

Note: Given the pace at which things are happening during these times, cancellations are coming at a rapid clip. To be sure you're up to speed, you may want to check with the presenting organization or venue regarding the status of any particular event.


  • Dallas Summer Musicals: The production of Jesus Christ Superstar, scheduled for April 28-May 10, has been postponed to an undetermined date.
  • Etsy Dallas Spring Bash: The maker event, scheduled for May 2 at Gilley's Dallas, has been canceled.
  • Shakespeare in the Park: The annual summer productions by Shakespeare Dallas, scheduled for June 10-July 19 at Samuell-Grand Amphitheater, have been canceled.
  • The HiFi Dallas: The new music venue in the Dallas Design District, scheduled to open on May 15 with a concert by Blue October, has postponed all events through at least May 30. As of now, the concert by Hayley Williams on June 5 will be its debut event.

Grand Prairie

  • 98.7 KLUV presents Rewind featuring Blondie, Berlin, and moreThis concert, scheduled for May 20 at The Theatre at Grand Prairie, has been canceled.
  • Elevation Nights with Elevation Worship and Pastor Steven Furtick: This concert, scheduled for May 28 at The Theatre at Grand Prairie, has been canceled.
  • Lonestar Landfest: The music festival scheduled for May 30 and 31 at The Theatre at Grand Prairie, which was to have featured Allison Krauss, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, and more, has been postponed to an undetermined date.
  • The Monkees: This concert, originally April 16, has been rescheduled for July 25.

Fort Worth

  • Billy Bob's Texas: The music venue has rescheduled a number of postponed and forthcoming concerts, including Shane Smith & The Saints (now June 5), Easton Corbin (June 19), Robert Earl Keen (June 20), Roger Creager (July 17), Gary Allan (was May 23, now August 1), Drake White & The Big Fire (was May 22, now August 14), Tracy Byrd (was May 1, now August 21), Sammy Kershaw (September 11), Justin Moore (September 26), Lonestar (October 30), Josh Ward (November 13), Colter Wall (November 19), Stoney Larue (December 5), and Flatland Cavalry (December 26).
  • Carole Bufford - Come Together: When the '60s Meet the '70sThis cabaret production, scheduled for April 28-May 2 in the Reid Cabaret Theatre at Casa Mañana, has been rescheduled for October 6-10.
  • El Fuerte Taco Fest: The taco and music festival, scheduled for May 2 at Panther Island Pavilion, has been canceled.
  • Fort Worth Camera presents Foto Fest: This annual event celebrating photography and cameras, scheduled for May 1-8 at various venues in Fort Worth, has been rescheduled for October 9-18.
  • Fortress Festival: The annual music festival at Will Rogers Memorial Coliseum, which had previously postponed its event on April 25 and 26, has been rescheduled for April 24-25, 2021, with most of the announced artists still participating.
  • Stage West Theatre: The theater company has canceled its production of Church & State, scheduled for May 7-June 7.
  • Texas Motor Speedway: Changes to events through the end of May at the car racing venue include Pate Swap Meet (originally April 30-May 2, rescheduled for October 1-4), American Flat Track Texas Half-Mile (scheduled for May 2, now canceled), Ducks Unlimited Expo (scheduled for May 15-17, postponed until 2021), Lone Star Corvette Classic (scheduled May 22-24, now canceled), and the Classic Parts of America C10 Nationals (originally May 28-30, now August 14 and 15).