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Klyde Warren Park to Host Second Anniversary Celebration with Performances and Family Festival

What:          
To celebrate the second anniversary of its opening, Klyde Warren Park will host a set of evening performances Oct. 22-24 and a family festival on Oct. 25.

Plans include:
Wednesday, Oct. 22:

  • 7:30 – 9:30 p.m.: Jackopierce and Dallas Symphony Orchestra concert (Muse Family Performance Pavilion)

Thursday, Oct. 23:

  • 7 – 9 p.m.: Open Classical presents Night of the Living Dead Composers (Muse Family Performance Pavilion)

Friday, Oct. 24:

  • 6:30 p.m. – Midnight: The Dallas Opera presents The Marriage of Figaro, simulcast live from the Winspear Opera House (Muse Family Performance Pavilion and Ginsburg Family Great Lawn)

    Pre-show activities will begin at 6:30 p.m. and will include a screening of the 1945 Three Stooges classic “Micro-Phonies,” a “Worst Bridesmaid’s Dress Ever” contest, a bouquet toss and more. The simulcast will begin at 8 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 25: Family Festival

  • 8 – 9 a.m.: Tai Chi with El Centro College (Ginsburg Family Great Lawn)
  • 9 – 10 a.m.: Boot Camp with SWEAT Gym (Ginsburg Family Great Lawn)
  • 10 – 11 a.m.: Yoga with Dallas Yoga Center (Ginsburg Family Great Lawn)
  • 10 – 11 a.m.: Family Yoga with Crow Collection of Asian Art (Ginsburg Family Great Lawn)
  • 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.: Balance and Harmony Dog Training with DogFit Dallas (East Lawn)
  • 12 – 12:45 p.m.: Performance by Michael Prysock (Muse Family Performance Pavilion)
  • 12 – 5 p.m.: Activities from Arts District Neighbors, face painters, juggler, caricature artist, crafts for kids (throughout Klyde Warren Park)
  • 12 – 5 p.m.: Build Your City! with the Dallas Center for Architecture (The Dallas Morning News Reading and Games Room)
  • 1 – 1:45 p.m.: Performance by Eastwood featuring Nicholas Altobelli (Muse Family Performance Pavilion)
  • 1 – 2 p.m.: Secret Life of Pigeons with Trinity River Audubon Center (Ginsburg Family Great Lawn)
  • 2 – 3 p.m.: Performance by Northern National (Muse Family Performance Pavilion)
  • 2:30 – 3 p.m.: Dallas Skyline 360 Tour with Dallas Center for Architecture (The Dallas Morning News Reading and Games Room)
  • 3 – 4 p.m.: Instrument Petting Zoo with School of Rock (Ginsburg Family Great Lawn)
  • 3:30 – 5 p.m.: Performance by Home by Hovercraft (Muse Family Performance Pavilion)

Who:               Free and open to the public

When:             Wednesday, Oct. 22 – Saturday, Oct. 25

Where:           Klyde Warren Park

About Klyde Warren Park

Klyde Warren Park is a 5.2-acre deck park, bridging Uptown Dallas to Downtown Dallas. The park includes a performance pavilion, restaurant, dog park, children's park, great lawn, shaded walking paths, water features, free Wi-Fi, ping pong and foosball tables, and a reading and games area. The mission of Klyde Warren Park is to provide free daily programs to all visitors. Klyde Warren Park is privately operated and managed by the Woodall Rodgers Park Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. For more information on programming, volunteering or to make a donation to support free daily programs, please visit www.KlydeWarrenPark.org.