GRAPEVINE, TEXAS – (August 1, 2022) – Grapevine’s beautifully restored 1940s Palace Theater, located at 300 S. Main St., continues its summer movie streak this month in addition to a colorful lineup of classic films, a tribute to Elvis concert, cornet orchestra and more. The public can enjoy the following:
The King Lives with Kraig Parker
Friday, August 19 at 7:30 PM
Tickets: $15 to $42
The world lost the king of rock and roll, Elvis Presley, 45 years ago, but thanks to Elvis tribute artists like Kraig Parker, Presley’s music will never die. Parker has been bringing the music of Elvis Presley to life around the world for 20 years. Critics and those who have played with Elvis say Parker is the closest thing to Presley you will ever see. Parker and his Royal Tribute Band will rock the aisles and leave you wanting more! With his looks, his voice, his movements and his stage presence, Parker will bring you back to Vegas with hits from the 70s. Don’t miss this electric and fast-paced show. Join us for a tribute to the “king” not to be missed. Elvis hasn’t left the building!
Grapevine Cornet Band – A Patriotic Concert
Sat. August 20 at 3 p.m.
Experience the music of the 19th and early 20th centuries with a full marching band show at the historic Palace Arts Center. This concert will feature performances of original brass instruments from the 1800s played by the Grapevine Cornet Band. The song selections will make you want to jump and walk – your heart will swell with patriotism.
Summer Movie Series – Every Tuesday and Wednesday (June 7 to August 3) at 10 a.m.
General admission tickets are just $4 (ages 3 and up, kids 2 and under are free). August movies include:
Tuesday, August 2 – A Goofy Movie (1995) G, 78 mins
Wednesday, August 3 – Richie Rich (1994) PG, 95 mins
See the full schedule for the Summer Film Series.
Classic Cartoons and Crafts – First Tuesday of every month at 10 a.m.
On August 2, come watch a classic cartoon, Tiny Toon Adventures, while making a sparkly mosaic fish. Tickets for kids are $6 (includes crafts, popcorn, and a drink) and adults are $3 (includes a drink).
August Weekend Movies – Friday & Saturday Nights
Tickets are $6 (ages 3 and up, kids 2 and under are free). August screenings include:
Fri. August 5 at 7:30 p.m. – A Night at the Opera (1935) 96 minutes
Sat. Aug. 6 at 4 p.m. – Back to the Future (1985) PG, 116 minutes
Saturday August 6 at 7:30 p.m. – The Goonies (1985) PG, 124 minutes
Fri. August 12 at 7:30 p.m. – Murder by Death (1976) 95 minutes
Saturday, August 13 at 4 p.m. – Follow That Dream (1962) PG, 109 minutes
Saturday August 13 at 7:30 p.m. – King Creole (1958) PG, 116 minutes
About the Palace Theater
The historic Palace Theater, located in the heart of downtown Grapevine, was originally built in the 1940s and makes going to the movies or a performance a special occasion. Enjoy classic movies like Grease or Jaws on the big screen plus musical and dance performances, comedy, theater and more, complete with popcorn, candy and drinks. (Customers who bring a same-day receipt from any Grapevine restaurant can receive a free little popcorn!)
About Grapevine, TX
Historic Grapevine, Texas, centrally located between Dallas and Fort Worth, is the premier must-visit destination when planning a North Texas getaway or vacation, offering guests a sophisticated escape from the big city. Step back in time on Historic Downtown Main Street and visit more than 80 charming shops, wineries, restaurants and artisans. Relax in one of the many award-winning winery tasting rooms and rest in one of the city’s exceptional hotels, like the Gaylord Texas Resort & Convention Center or the Great Wolf Lodge, which has a park indoor aquatic.
Enjoy recreation on Grapevine Lake as well as over nine miles of wilderness trails and bike trails. Ride the Grapevine Vintage Railroad or experience late 19th-century farm life at historic Nash Farm. Whether you like indoor or outdoor activities, Grapevine has something for everyone. For more information, visit GrapevineTexasUSA.com.
About Grapevine Convention & Visitors Bureau
The Convention & Visitors Bureau acts as the promotional arm of the City of Grapevine and is responsible for actively selling, marketing, and publicizing Grapevine globally. The Bureau promotes the city’s hotels, meeting facilities, historic and family attractions, festivals and events, dining establishments and retail businesses to the group meeting and leisure markets.