This annual three-day food festival sponsored by Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church will feature live music and cultural dancing, and food, beverage (alcoholic) and merchandise will be sold. Setup will begin at 12:30 p.m. on September 15 with the erection of a stage (15’x20’x20”) and twelve tents (one – 60’x330’, one – 60’x100’, one – 20’x80’, one – 20’x40’, one – 20’x30’, two – 20’x60’, one – 10’x100’, two – 10’x40’, one – 10’x30’ and one – 10’x20’). Teardown to be completed by 6 p.m. on September 27. Third party security will be provided for overnight security of the event site.
No street closures are required; however, Alpha Road and Hillcrest Road may be affected by attendee traffic. DPD officers (off-duty) will provide traffic control as needed. Parking is provided for free at Temple Shalom at 6930 Alpha Rd. Shuttles will be provided for free to event attendees who park in the garage located at 12720 Hillcrest Road (shuttles will travel on the LBJ service road, turn right onto Preston Road, turn right onto Alpha Road, turn right onto Hillcrest Road and stop on Hillcrest Road in front of the church to unload passengers. ITC will be used on Hillcrest Road to safely unload passengers. Valet parking will be available on church property for a small fee.
This annual event temporarily transforms Main Street between Harwood Street and Griffin Street into a re-envisioned public space allowing employees and residents to socialize in the reimagined space. Programming for the event will include ambient street performers, landscaping, café furniture and popup libraries. It will require closing the parking meter lane on north and south Main Street between Harwood Street and Griffin Street from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m. Vehicular traffic will be allowed on the center lanes of Main Street and on all cross streets. Setup begins at 6 a.m. with the erection of tents (two – 10’x10’) and teardown will be complete by 7 p.m.
This is a new weekly Artisan Market series organized by Boho Market Group and hosted by Billingsley Company. The recurring Friday market at The Sound Cypress Waters is free and open to the public and features amplified sound and up to 30 vendors selling local handcrafted and vintage home goods, art and apparel. There is no food/beverage sales or distribution. Setup starts at 1 p.m. with the erection of vendor pop-up tents (up to 30 – 10’x10’) and teardown will be complete by 10:15 p.m. A private security contractor will provide onsite security guards. A special event permit is issued for a period not to exceed 10 consecutive days, and this series will require permit extensions through the projected October 25, 2019 series end date. Requirements will be reevaluated with each extension and will be adjusted as the market scope changes. Extensions are not guaranteed.
This annual two-day carnival is a fundraiser for the St. Bernard of Clairvaux Catholic Church. The carnival will include a DJ, live entertainment, family games and an auction. Food and beverage (alcoholic) will be sold. Setup begins at 3:15 p.m. on September 20 with the erection of a stage (12’x18’x25”) and tents (nine – 10’x10’). Teardown will be complete by 6 p.m. on September 22.
This annual gospel meeting hosted by South Central Church of Christ will be held in a vacant lot across from the church. This event will feature outdoor amplified sound. No food, beverage or street closures are required. Setup begins Saturday, September 14 with the erection of a tent (one – 40’ x 80’). Teardown will be complete by Saturday, September 28 at 1 p.m.
Together in Teal is a new event hosted by National Ovarian Cancer Coalition. This free event includes opening ceremonies at 8 a.m., drones, animals, a one-mile fun run/walk and a 5K starting at 9:30 a.m. Food and beverage (nonalcoholic) will be provided. Amplified sound will start at 7 a.m. The following streets will close: Olympus Boulevard from Cypress Waters to Wharf Road from 5 a.m. to noon (full closure); Cypress Waters from At Fork to Olympus Boulevard from 8 a.m. to noon (full closure); Olympus Boulevard from Wharf Road to Rombauer Road from 8 a.m. to noon (2 lanes); Rombauer Road from Olympus Boulevard to Zale’s Parking lot from 8 a.m. to noon (2 lanes); Olympus Boulevard from Cypress Waters to Stampede Road from 8 a.m. to noon (2 lanes). Setup begins at 9 a.m. on September 20 with the erection of a stage (20’x16’x12”), and tents (sixteen – 10’x10’, two – 20’x40’ and one – 10’x20’). Teardown will be complete and Street closure apparatus will be removed by 3 p.m.
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This neighborhood farmers market is organized by Good Local Markets in the Lake Pointe Church parking lot. The market includes up to 70 vendors selling locally grown foods and goods on Saturdays. This event will not require street closures and all parking will take place in the church parking lot. Setup will begin at 6 a.m. with the erection of tents (up to 70 – 10’ x 15’) and teardown will be complete by 2 p.m.
This Neighborhood Farmers Market is organized by Saint Michael and All Angels Episcopal Church. The market will consist of no more than 70 vendors with tents (10’x15′) and tables selling locally grown foods and goods on Saturdays. This event will not require street closures and all parking will take place in the church parking lot. Setup of the market will begin at 7 a.m. and teardown will be complete by 1 p.m.