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The Gaston

Dallas’ most Popular Live Music and Event Venues

The Gaston: only a few miles from some of Dallas’ most popular live music and event venues.

Dallas is home to countless events and concerts throughout the year, and we are lucky enough to be a short distance away from some of the most popular and unique venues. Check out a full list of upcoming events and concerts here or read more about some of our favorites highlighted below.

Live music event audience
A woman behind a theatre curtain peeking at the audience

Fair Park

Located about 2 miles or a quick 7-minute drive away, Fair Park is one of the most popular event and concert venues in Dallas. Most known for hosting the State Fair of Texas each fall, Fair Park also has the world’s largest collection of art deco exhibit buildings and hosts more than 1,200 activities each year, including outdoor concerts, Broadway shows, and a variety of exhibits. Our Dentzel Suite pays tribute to Fair Park and features many iconic photos and pieces from this nearby landmark.

A few upcoming events to highlight: 

  • The North Texas Irish Festival will be at Fair Park from March 3 – 5.
  • Moulin Rouge: The Musical is the winner of 10 Tony Awards® -including Best Musical – and will be in Dallas from March 15 – April 2.
Two men celebrating the Irish Festival
Man and Woman on a stage theater

The Granada Theater

Just a couple minutes from The Gaston and located in Lower Greenville is The Granada Theater, a Dallas landmark and favorite local spot for live music and events. Get your tickets now for upcoming shows in this historic art deco theater because many sell out quickly.

Deep Ellum is a buzzing entertainment district nearby and is known for its colorful street murals, art galleries, and live music. From concerts to art shows and street festivals, this is certainly a not-to-miss stop when visiting Dallas. Deep Ellum is home to The Bomb Factory, a state of the art 50,000 square foot music venue that brings in numerous shows throughout the year, among many other spots for entertainment each night. See a full calendar of upcoming Deep Ellum events here or visit one of these bars and lounges for nightly live music and cocktails.

Winspear Opera House in Dallas TX
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The Majestic Theatre in Dallas TX
Ⓒ2012, Steven Martin

Winspear Opera House & Majestic Theater

Also about 2 miles away and located in the Arts District of downtown Dallas, the Winspear Opera House is home to many musical performances and was engineered specifically for opera and musical theatre. Check out upcoming productions here.

And finally, the Majestic Theater is one of Dallas’ most historic buildings for performing arts and hosts musical shows and productions throughout the year. Located less than 2 miles from The Gaston in downtown Dallas, this is sure to be an enjoyable evening during your visit. Purchase tickets for upcoming shows here.

The Gaston fills up quickly when popular events are happening nearby so book your suite now for your Dallas getaway and enjoy the convenience of being just a few minutes away from so many hotspots.

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The Gaston is one of the most unique and comfortable places you'll ever stay! With its sleek and elegant features, there is no touch forgotten. Modern meets old in this refurbished and renovated early 20th century home the near downtown