Your Guide To The Deep Ellum Arts Festival
Scene from the 2013 version of the Deep Ellum Arts Festival.
This weekend Deep Ellum will shut down for the giant street party. The Deep Ellum Arts Festival will include art, music, food, alcohol, pets and other things that make people happy.
Here's your guide to all the mayhem. Festival is open 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. both Friday and Saturday and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday.
Music Friday on the Pabst Stage 11 a.m. to noon- Neon Lights (indie) 12:20 p.m. to 1:20 p.m.- Vannah Red (rock/alternative) 1:40 p.m. to 2:40 p.m.- Public Love Affair (rock/alternative) 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.- Jordan Franz (folk) 4:20 p.m. to 5:20 p.m.- Brave New Broque (other) 5:40 p.m. to 6:40 p.m.- Ducado Vega (funk) 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.- Thieves of Sunrise (rock/alternative) 8:20 p.m. to 9:20 p.m.- Pseudo Future (rock/alternative) 9:40 p.m. to 11 p.m.- White Arms of Athena (rock/alternative)
Music Friday on the Texas Lone Star Stage Noon to 1 p.m.- Reverand Leon and the Repenters (Americana) 1:20 p.m. to 2:20 p.m.- repel the robot (indie) 2:40 p.m. to 3:40 p.m.- Sky Window (funk) 4 p.m. to 5 p.m.- Super- Collider (rock/alternative) 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.- Oliver White (jazz) 6:50 p.m. to 7:50 p.m.- The Andrew Jr. Boy Jones Blues Band Featuring Kerrie Lepai (jazz) 8:10 p.m. to 9:10 p.m.- Michael Lee (jazz) 9:30 p.m. to 11 p.m.- Jim Suhler and Monkey Beat (jazz)
Promising Young Artist Series Featuring YGBA
TicketsFri., Jun. 9, 8:00pm
Juneteenth Jazz Jam ft. Martha Burks
TicketsFri., Jun. 16, 9:00pm
TicketsSat., Jun. 24, 8:00pm
A Time To Laugh - Hosted by Nephew Tommy Feat Cedric the Entertainer
TicketsFri., Jun. 30, 9:00pm
Elles Ent. Fashion Show
TicketsSat., Jul. 8, 5:00pm
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Food Don't think for a second you are going to be walking around looking at art and listening to music without some sort of piece of meat in your hand. And a beer. There will be enough food at this festival to kill someone. Good food, too. To buy the food, you need coupons. Coupons are sold by the 10s for $10.
Deep Ellum Texas Village Alligator Café Fuzzy's Taco Shop Mama Faye's BBQ Tanoshii Amadeo Cuisine Crazy Ott's Concessions Crepe Crazy Cristi-N-Ali Cuisine Doc's Catering and Grill Good To Geaux Foods H&M Creole Kitchen Jim and Lor's Candy Store McKinney Foods Oh My Pizza Pie Once Upon A Cone Pats Candy Apples Platinum Catering Rita's Ice Custard Happiness SU Amazing Foods TC Country Corn The BratHaus Wilson BBQ
Pet Parade If your animal is well-trained and not a little shit who shits everywhere, then feel free to enter it into the festival's pet parade. You can register online or at the Deep Ellum Bark Park at 11 a.m. Sunday. The parade begins at noon. There will be winners for Best Costume, Best Personality and Best Trick.
Art The reason this festival exists in the first place. Art. So much art will be in Deep Ellum this weekend, including ceramics, digital art, drawing, fiber, glass, jewelry, leather, metalworks, mixed media, painting, photography, printmaking, sculpture, wood and others. The artists and businesses are coming from all over the nation -- everywhere from Missouri to California.
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