Cool Thursdays Concert Series
With ten new bands and the return of our most popular performers, the 2021 Cool Thursdays Concert Series is the best event of the year for music lovers.
September 2–October 28, 2021
2021 Cool Thursdays Concerts
With ten new bands and the return of our most popular performers, the Dallas Arboretum’s 2021 Cool Thursdays Concert Series is sure to be the most anticipated event for music lovers.
The fall series features a number of returning favorites and runs from September 2–October 28. Gates open at 6pm and concerts start at 7pm. Fall Concert Subscriptions are sold out – limited single tickets remaining.
Season Subscription Pricing
|Complete Series22 concerts||Spring Series13 concerts||Fall Series9 concerts|
|Member||Sold Out||Sold Out||Sold Out|
|Non-Member||Sold Out||Sold Out||Sold Out|
Single Ticket Pricing
Gold: Popular returning bands that are sure to sell out! Denoted with (*)
Silver: Returning fan favorites! Denoted with (**)
Bronze: Great new bands joining our concert line up! Denoted with (***)
Member / Non-Member
Ages 65 and up
Member / Non-Member
|Gold concerts||$25 / $35||$23 / $33||$10|
|Silver concerts||$23 / $33||$21 / $31||$10|
|Bronze concerts||$21 / $31||$19 / $29||$10|
Order Food from Amor Y Queso!
Order your charcuterie plate now to pick up when you arrive at the concert from Deep Ellum local, Amor Y Queso. Each option features cheese & charcuterie, olives, fruits, nuts and crackers from local makers. Presales end each week on Wednesday at 10pm. You can also purchase onsite from 6-7:30pm. Amor Y Queso will be located next to the food trucks. Order your charcuterie plate online using the button below or call 469.522.3890. (P.S. Amor Y Queso doesn’t sell concert tickets, just boards!)
Fall 2021 Lineup
September 9 – Willie and Family***
The tribute to Willie Nelson (NEW)
Sponsored by Baker Botts LLP
Food trucks: The Butcher’s Son, Frios Pops
September 16 – The Jersey Tenors***
A Four Seasons tribute (NEW)
Sponsored by Capital One
Food trucks: Street Bites, Frios Pops
September 23 – Escape***
Dallas Journey Tribute Band
Sponsored by Dallas Trial Lawyers Association
Food trucks: Ruthie’s, Yummy Pizza, Denmore Delights
September 30 – Rocket Man*
The ultimate Elton John tribute show
Sponsored by UMB Bank
Food trucks: The Butcher’s Son, Cuates Kitchen, Cone Creamery
October 7 – The British Are Coming***
World’s greatest British rock tribute group (NEW)
Food trucks: Tacos Bites and Beats, Steel City Pops
October 14 – Garth Tribute Live***
The #1 tribute to Garth Brooks (NEW)
Sponsored by Gaedeke Group
Food trucks: The Butcher’s Son, Street Bites, Snowbaby
October 21 – Petty Theft***
The music of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
Sponsored by Camelot Strategic Marketing & Media
Food trucks: The Butcher’s Son, Parlor’s Handcrafted Ice Cream
October 28 – Emerald City*
Dallas’ favorite party band
Sponsored by Kessler Collins
Food trucks: Ruthie’s, Cuates Kitchen, Snowbaby
In the event of inclement weather, tickets will be canceled and guests will be notified with additional information. Due to restrictions, we have limited indoor space and cannot move the concert inside.
The option to receive a refund will be offered if we must cancel a concert due to weather. We do not honor refunds on tickets purchased from a third party. Schedule and pricing subject to change.
- Due to limited parking at Gate 2 and in the interest of safety, all concert parking is limited to the main lot at Gate 1 or the Parking Garage.
- We also ask guests not to try and drop off anything, neither people nor personal effects such as coolers, at Gate 2.
- Parking in the Camp lot and check in at the Camp ticket booth are reserved for concert sponsors and “Friends” level donors.
- Complimentary wheelchairs available at the Information booths, based on first come, first served basis.
- Tram and Golf Cart service are not available to transport guests on concert evenings.