Music Milestones: The Kessler Theater’s 3rd Anniversary
At The Kessler's leather anniversary, enjoy music from Burning Hotels, Ice Eater and Analog Rebellion.
Sound bites: Check out the venue’s new menu from new chef Michael Chen (as seen in Master Chef Season 3).
Fri 7p. Kessler Theater, 1230 W. Davis St., Oak Cliff (214-272-8346). $14-22 here.
Nearby: Nova; Outpost American Tavern; Eno’s Pizza Tavern
Quick Wit: Dallas Comedy Festival
Catch the final three days of this festival with sketch comedy performances from The 787’s and Samurai Drunk.
Double trouble: Don’t miss the closing night act of LA-based duo David Razowsky & Maribeth Monroe (of Workaholics fame).
Thru Sat. Dallas Comedy House, 2645 Commerce St., Deep Ellum (214-741-4448). $10-25 here.
Nearby: Tree’s; Adair’s Saloon; Twisted Root Burger Co.
Canine Cabaret: Stupid Pet Tricks Auditions
Find out if your critter has what it takes to make it in the cutthroat world of show business and on Letterman.
Spectator sport: Even if your best friend doesn't perform, everyone's invited to attend and watch the hilarity ensue.
Sat 10a-2p. Frank Kent Hyundai, 9000 W. Fwy., Fort Worth (817-989-4426). Free.
Nearby: Point Restaurant; Soda Springs Bar-B-Q; Mancuso’s Italian Ristorante
Twelve Bar Minimum: 9th Annual Dallas Blues Fest
Experience an evening of music with soul and story from artists including Sir Charles Jones.
Funky fresh: Performer Bobby Rush mixes up the eve with his unique hybrid of blues meets rap meets funk.
Sat 7p. Dallas Convention Center, 650 S. Griffin St., Downtown (214-939-2750). $56 and up here.
Nearby: Texas Spice; West End Pub; Thrive Nightclub