Dallas — The annual Shakespeare Dallas Pub Crawl is from 2 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 9 in Deep Ellum, and once again, TheaterJones is thrilled to be part of the festivities. The event is broken into three sections, with two bars in each group offering drink specials, and there will also be a "shop hop" event at retail locations, trivia and costume contest, and more. The big prize is a stay in Dallas' Magnolia Hotel and two tickets to see the Dallas Opera's production of Verdi's Shakespeare-inspired Falstaff.
Below is the complete info, with locations and ticketing information:
To drink, or not to drink? Is that really a question? We’re back for our 8th annual Shakespeare Dallas Pub Crawl, so come celebrate by drinking with us in Deep Ellum on Saturday, March 9th! Don your best Elizabethan garb or Shakespeare Dallas tee shirt and come raise a glass or two or five to the bard!
Pub crawlers will receive drink specials, be able to enter into Shakespeare Trivia, and participate in a Deep Ellum "shop hop" for a Shakespeare in the Park ticket giveaway. You can also purchase raffle tickets to enter to win some great prizes and support Shakespeare Dallas! Visit our website at shakespearedallas.org/special-events for more details!
WHEN: Saturday, March 9 from 2 to 7 p.m.
PURCHASE PUB CRAWL TICKETS $12 Members; $15 Public
Advanced Registration: https:www.prekindle.com/event/65999-annual-shakespeare-dallas-pub-crawl-dallas
Walk-up Registration: We will have limited number on event day
TICKET INCLUDES (Items received at check-in)
Shakespeare Dallas souvenir cup
Drink specials at participating bars
Spot in our infamous Shakespeare Trivia for a grand prize giveaway
"Pub Crawl" map
Chance to participate in a "Shop Hop" at Deep Ellum retail shops. A pair of Shakespeare in the Park tickets will be given to those who receive their sticker at each stop of the Scavenger Hunt map. A limited supply of free wine samplings for our pub crawlers will be served at select participating stores.
Performances at various bars
Shakespeare Costume Contest: Shakespeare Dallas gift basket given to the best dressed in their Shakespeare or Elizabethan inspired costume.
Raffle Drawing at Easy Slider!
2-5 p.m. Shop Hop: In addition to visiting the participating bars, receive a sticker between 2 and 5 p.m.from each of the Deep Ellum retail shops on our “Shop Hop” scavenger hunt map, and turn it in at the Shakespeare Dallas table at Easy Slider from 5:30-7 p.m. to claim your free pair of Shakespeare in the Park tickets. Select retail stores will be offering complimentary wine samplings to Shakespeare Dallas pub crawlers while supplies last.
Participating Retail Stores: Kettle Art, Archer Paper Goods, Flea Style, Deep Vellum Books, 1890 Marketplace Dallas.
2-4 p.m. at Kettle Art Gallery
Ruins: Drink Special: Tequila/Rum/Mezcal-forward cocktails with a Shakespeare twist!
BrainDead Brewing: Drink Special: $2 happy hour discounts
Twilite Lounge Dallas: Drink Special: $1 discounts on drinks
Off the Record: Drink Specials: For $5 Deep Eddy Vodka flavors/mixed drinks or Deep Ellum Lagers & IPA, $5 Cabernet & Chardonnay
Easy Slider: Drink Specials: $3 mystery shots and bottled domestic beers, $5 well drinks, $7 signature cocktails; Entertainment: Trivia, Costume Contest, and Raffle
Independent Bar & Kitchen: Drink Specials: $3 you call it for crown & down
A Dallas Staycation package: Two nights at the Magnolia Hotel Downtown + tickets to the Dallas Opera's Falstaff; a gift basket from Lucky Dog Barkery; A Shakespeare Dallas Silver Benefactor Membership (valued at $1,000); ten day passes to co-working space The Common Desk; Angelika Film Center movie tickets, and more!