The Dave Matthews Tribute Band

Saturday, August 20

8:00 PM

Charline McCombs Empire Theatre, 226 N St. Mary's

"Their name says it all: The Dave Matthews Tribute Band. For nearly 20 years, the band has been performing sold out shows around the world; playing over 1,500 dates in 46 states and 8 countries... Since 2004, The DMTB is the only nationally touring tribute to the Dave Matthews Band. This 5-piece ensemble strives to pay homage to their famous counterparts by matching the excitement, energy, intensity and intimacy of a DMB live show..."

Q: The Music of Queen

Friday, July 22

8:00 PM

Tobin Center, 100 Auditorium Circle

"Using the music and visuals of a live Queen show as the template, 'Q: The Music of Queen' recreates to the excitement and spectacle of one of rock’s most iconic bands. Featuring a set list filled with stunning vocal and guitar harmonies, Q will take you through the 21 year history of Queen, from the early days to their triumphant performance at Live Aid in 1985."

Tracy Morgan - No Disrespect

Thursday, July 21

7:30 PM

Tobin Center, 100 Auditorium Circle

"Tracy Morgan is one of the most well-respected comedians in his field, known for his roles across seven seasons of 30 Rock, where he received a Supporting Actor Emmy Nomination, and Saturday Night Live, which earned him an Emmy nod for Outstanding Guest Actor. He can most recently be seen in season four of TBS’s The Last O.G. which he executive produces and stars in. Morgan recently appeared in Amazon’s Coming 2 America alongside Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall, Jermaine Fowler..."

An Evening with Amy Sedaris

Friday, July 15

8:00 PM

Tobin Center, 100 Auditorium Circle

"Amy Sedaris presents a lively and funny moderated conversation covering her extensive career and observations. Amy Sedaris is a prolific actress, author, comedian and rabbit educator who has appeared often on screen, both large and small. Sedaris’ Emmy® nominated comedy series, At Home with Amy Sedaris, debuted its third season on truTV in May 2020..."

Cinema on Will's Plaza

Friday, July 8

8:00 PM

Tobin Center, 100 Auditorium Circle

Enjoy a screening of Bohemian Rhapsody, "a chronicle of the years leading up to Queen's legendary appearance at the Live Aid (1985) concert in 1985." Directed by Bryan Singer, this 2018 film stars Rami Malek, Aidan Gillen, Mike Myers, Aidan Gillen, Joseph Mazzello, Tom Hollander, Ben Hardy, Allen Leech, Gwilym Lee, and Aaron McCusker.

Don McClean

Friday, June 24

7:30 PM

Don McLean is one of the greatest singer-songwriters with such songs as 'American Pie', 'Vincent (Starry Starry Night)'... Since first hitting the charts in 1971, Don has amassed over 40 gold and platinum records world-wide and, in 2004, was inducted into the Songwriters’ Hall of Fame. His songs have been recorded by artists from every musical genre, most notably Madonna‘s recording of “American Pie” in 2000 and George Michael’s version of “The Grave” in 2003, sung in protest at the Iraq War..."

Blue Man Group: Still Blue. The Rest is New

Saturday, June 18 & Sunday, June 19

8:00 PM on Saturday; 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM on Sunday

Tobin Center, 100 Auditorium Circle

"It’s everything you know and love about Blue Man Group (more than 35 million fans around the world cannot be wrong!)—signature drumming, colorful moments of creativity and quirky comedy—the men are still blue but the rest is all new! Featuring pulsing, original music, custom-made instruments, surprise audience interaction and hilarious absurdity, join the Blue Men in a joyful experience that unites audiences of all ages."

Dixie Longate: Cherry Bombs & Bottle Rockets

Friday, June 17 & Saturday, June 18

8:00 PM

Tobin Center, 100 Auditorium Circle

"The new show from Dixie Longate is a web of storytelling that only America’s favorite southern redhead can create. Catch up with everyone’s favorite Tupperware lady in her first ever stand-up show where she talks about everything from Loretta Lynn to alien abductions, pogo sticking to 'safe words' in that rapid-fire delivery that has made her an international sensation..."

Amos Lee

Thursday, June 9

7:30 PM

Tobin Center, 100 Auditorium Circle

"With one foot in the real world and the other in a charmed dimension of his own making, Amos Lee creates the rare kind of music that’s emotionally raw yet touched with a certain magical quality. On his eighth album Dreamland, the Philadelphia-born singer/songwriter intimately documents his real-world struggles..."

Scheherazade

Saturday, June 4

5:00 PM - 6:30 PM & 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Brick at Blue Star, 108 Blue Star,

"Enjoy a complete performance of Rimsky-Korsakov’s 'Scheherazade', an evocative journey through the tales of the Arabian Nights, featuring the remarkable young dancers of San Antonio Youth Ballet."

D's on Keys Virtual Gala

Sunday, June 5

11:00 AM

Online, presented by Musical Bridges Around the World

"Join Musical Bridges Around the World online as it celebrates the talents of its executives, professionals, musicians, D’s, MD’s, JD’s, PHD’s and help the organization change the world for children in the greater San Antonio area! This virtual gala will premiere free and open to the public online on our website at mbaw.org/dok and will include performances by many performers..."

Painting Party- Happy Little Trees

Saturday, June 4

5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

River Pavilion at the San Antonio Museum of Art, 200 W Jones

"We don’t make mistakes, just happy little accidents at our Bob Ross inspired painting party! This event is designed for adults of all ability levels to explore painting in a fun and welcoming environment. This program includes all painting materials, professional art instructor, and a guaranteed good time. BYOB."

Arts & Entertainment Events

LNF Weekly publishes a free weekly newsletter that alerts you to all the arts and entertainment events going on in the neighborhood and the broader downtown area, by which we mean everything from The Pearl to Lone Star. Each newsletter covers more than one hundred events, including art gallery openings, live music, festivals, and theater.

In addition, on this page, we highlight a dozen or so events coming up soon that we think you might especially enjoy. We update this list every day to keep it current.