Weekend Buzz: August 5-7, 2022
By Office of Communication
Posted on August 04, 2022, August 04, 2022

From baseball to a classic reunion or enjoying Disney Art, here are a few ways you can enjoy your weekend in The American Dream City. 

Rangers battle White Sox

Your hometown Rangers look to defend homefield against the Chicago White Sox. The four-game set at Globe Life Field is slated to have first pitch at 7:05 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022 and Friday, Aug. 5, 2022, 6:05 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, 2022 and 1:35 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022. There are Rangers 50th Anniversary Promotional Items available to the first 15,000 fans for games scheduled Friday, Aug. 5 through Sunday, Aug. 7 so be sure to get tickets on the Rangers’ website.

Disney Art from Private Collections 

In partnership with long-time Walt Disney Animation Studios artist and Disney Legend Andreas Deja, the Arlington Museum of Art announced its 2022 Summer exhibition: Disney Art from Private Collections. The exhibit runs through Sunday, Sept. 4, 2022. Tickets can be purchased on the Arlington Museum of Art’s website. The extensive private collection of Deja includes decades of work by three of Disney’s most talented and prolific animators: Frank Thomas, Ollie Johnston, and Deja himself, who oversaw the creative development of characters including the villainous Gaston in Beauty and the Beast, Jafar in Aladdin, and Scar in The Lion King. Disney Art from Private Collections features almost 250 original animation sketches and cels, character studies, storyboards, and concept drawings from Disney animated films including Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Fantasia, Beauty and the Beast, The Princess and the Frog, The Lion King, Alice in Wonderland, One Hundred and One Dalmatians, Bambi, The Little Mermaid, Cinderella, Aladdin, and more.

Johnnie High Country Music Revue Reunion Show

Take a walk down memory lane as the cast of the iconic Johnnie High Country Music Revue comes together for a one-night only reunion featuring all your favorite performers along with The Superpickers. It takes place 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6, 2022 at the Arlington Music Hall. Hosted by Johnnie’s granddaughter Ashley Smith Rowan and Michael Hix, this is your opportunity to re-live Saturday nights as they used to be at the historic Arlington Music Hall. Purchase tickets on the Arlington Music Hall’s website

Interior of Globe Life Field

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