BIG BEAT DALLAS RELEASES ENTERTAINMENT SCHEDULE FOR APRIL
The newly-opened entertainment and food complex, Big Beat Dallas, has released its entertainment lineup for April 2018. The Texas-sized, 90,000-square-foot development in Irving is bringing a variety of local and regional musicians to both stages located in the outdoor Texas Lottery Plaza.
Admission is free before 8 p.m. every day and all day on Sundays and Mondays. A cover charge of $10.50 begins at 9 p.m. on Tuesdays through Thursdays, and cover is $12.50 at 9 p.m. on Fridays and Saturdays. Patrons must be 21 years of age and older to enter Big Beat Dallas after 8 p.m. every day.
4/1 – Easter Sunday Celebration with Nikki Lane from 9 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
4/2 – Free Concert Series with Parker McCollum from 9 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
4/3 – Jolie Holliday from 8 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
4/4 – Michael Lee & The Wartime Limousine from 8 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
4/5 – INTXS!! (A Tribute to INXS) from 8 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
4/6 – Beats, Beers and Brats: Kick off the weekend with the annual Irving Marathon Saturday morning, shop the Albertsons’ Ranchers Market at Big Beat Dallas from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m. and stay for a beer garden & bratwurst tasting in the Texas Lottery Plaza. Music starts at sunrise and plays all day until 2 a.m. Musical act Shinyribs takes the stage from 10:30 p.m. to midnight.
4/7 – Beats, Beers and Brats continues. Enjoy blues music with Zac Harmon from 10:30 p.m. to midnight.
4/8 – Beats, Beers and Brats continues. See The Graceland Ninjaz from 8 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
4/9 – Free Concert Series with Jonathon Tyler & The Northern Lights from 9 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
4/10 – Blaine Howard from 8 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
4/11 – Pedigo’s Magic Pilsner from 8 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
4/12 – Coming soon!
4/13 – Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys from 9 p.m. to midnight
4/14 – C.J. Chenier and the Red Hot Louisiana Band from 10:30 p.m. to midnight
4/15 – Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band
4/16 – Free Concert Series with Tab Benoit from 9 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
4/17 – Keith Mitchell Band from 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
4/18 – Ishi from 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
4/19 – The Buick from 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
4/20 – Help Us Recycle: Drink More Beer event: Help us save the Earth (day) by recycling those beer bottles! The more we pour, the more we can save as we go “green” this weekend. See Nikki Hill perform from 10:30 p.m. to midnight.
4/21 – Help Us Recycle: Drink More Beer continues; see Chali 2na & Naughty Professor from 10:30 p.m. to midnight.
4/22 – Help Us Recycle: Drink More Beer continues; see Neon Indian from 9 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
4/23 – Free concert series with Tim Reynolds and TR3 from 9 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
4/24 – Buddy Whittington & Jim Baker Country Collaboration from 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
4/25 – The Project from 8 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
4/26 – Coming soon!
4/27 – Throwback to the Good ol’ Days: We pay tribute to championship seasons of football’s past and are bringing back the good ol’ days for a weekend featuring autograph sessions with former gridiron greats, a dominoes tournament for $1,000 cash, and more all weekend. Musical act Joe Lewis Walker performs from 9 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
4/28 – Throwback to the Good ol’ Days continues; performance by Otis Taylor Band from 10:30 p.m. to midnight.
4/29 – Throwback to the Good ol’ Days continues; see Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe from 9 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
4/30 – Free Concert Series with Tommy Castro and The Painkillers from 9 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.
About Big Beat Dallas
Big Beat Dallas is a major tenant within the Toyota Music Factory in Irving, Texas and consists of five restaurants: Texas Jam House & Marketplace – which is open 24 hours a day, Bar Manzanilla Taqueria and Tequila Bar, Texas C Bar, Highway 61 South and Martini Ranch. The restaurants surround the Texas Lottery® Plaza, with includes two stages for live music and two outdoor bars. The space will feature a Ranchers Market every Thursday through Saturday, as well as live music 365 days a year.