Dallas — The annual Shakespeare Dallas Pub Crawl is from 2 to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 7 in Deep Ellum, and once again, TheaterJones is thrilled to be part of the festivities. The event is broken into four rounds at the bars Twilite Lounge (2-3 p.m. and the check-in spot), Trinity Cider (3-4 p.m.), Ruins (4-5 p.m.), and Westlake Brewing Company (6-7 p.m.), and there will also be a "shop hop" event at retail locations, trivia and costume contest, and more. Prizes include tickets to Dallas Symphony Orchestra, which is performing Berlioz's Romeo and Juliet in May, plus tickets to other area arts groups, including to Shakespeare Dallas.
There will also be performances by Altered Shakespeare (scenes from Two Gentlemen of Verona) and Shakespeare Everywhere (scenes from The Tempest). The trivia contest will be hosted by Shakespeare Dallas' Jenni Stewart and TheaterJones' Mark Lowry and Lance Lusk.
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 9th annual Shakespeare Dallas Pub Crawl, so come celebrate by drinking with us in Deep Ellum on Saturday, March 7! Don your best Elizabethan garb or Shakespeare Dallas tee shirt and come raise a glass or two or five to the bard!
Check-In/First Round (2-3pm)
Twilite Lounge Dallas
2640 Elm Street
Second Round (3-4pm)
2656 Main Street
Performance by Altered Shakespeare at 3:20
Third Round (4-5pm)
2653 Commerce St.
Performance by Shakespeare Everywhere at 4:20
Final Round and Trivia (5-7pm)
Westlake Brewing Company
2816 Commerce Street
Pub crawlers will receive drink specials, join-in 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 7 from 2 to 7 p.m.
PURCHASE PUB CRAWL TICKETS
$12 Members; $15 Public
-- Advanced Registration:
-- 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 Trivia
- Shakespeare Costume Contest: Shakespeare Dallas gift basket given to the best dressed in their Shakespeare or Elizabethan inspired costume.
2-5 PM Shop Hop: In addition to visiting the participating bars, receive a sticker between 2-5 PM from each of the Deep Ellum retail shops on our “Shop Hop” scavenger hunt map, and turn it in at the Shakespeare Dallas table (Location TBA) from 5:30-7 PM 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.