Garden Gigs Returns to The Dallas Arboretum

Friday nights in July just got better.

Enjoy the thrill of live music at twilight with Garden Gigs at the Dallas Arboretum for its fourth season. Each Friday event features a curated selection of local artists and musicians performing intimate sets in picturesque settings throughout the 66-acre gardens.

The series kicks off this weekend, July 20, with Rahim Quazi, Reinventing Jude, and John Tipton will perform.

Rahim Quazi writes and performs pop-folk melodies. A Troubadour or full band, Rahim captivates the audience with his feel-good melodies.

New to this season of Garden Gigs, Reinventing Jude, fronted by one of the most admired female artists in Texas, Jude Gonzalez, blends soul, indie rock, and blues seamlessly into a symphony of musical bliss.

John Tipton has been entertaining all over Texas for 10 years. Performing favorites from Johnny Cash to Bob Dylan, to The Beatles and Eric Clapton, and many more.

Jake Paleschic, Becky Middleton, and Leoncarlo Canlas will perform July 27.

Garden Gigs runs from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., offering fabulous views of Dallas at sunset, vibrant summer plantings, along with late access to the garden on the shores of White Rock Lake.

Guests can bring their own picnics and beverages, or take advantage of delicious offerings from some of DFW’s most popular food trucks including Bellatrino and Grub Tub. Gates open at 6 p.m. Tickets are $15 and parking is included.

To purchase tickets, click here.

Bianca R. Montes

Bianca Montes is the managing editor of Park Cities People and Preston Hollow People. She curates special sections for People Newspapers like the fall and spring society special sections and 20 Under 40, as well as Faith and Living Well print content, daily web posts, and social media. With a strong background in community journalism, she believes that a city’s arts and entertainment scene is one that should be loved and supported. From luncheons to galas to museum openings and on and off-Broadway revivals, you can find her out and about on Instagram at Bianca_TBD. She also can be reached at [email protected]