We’ve parsed through the lineups and cut through the noise to bring you a monthly roundup of the best live shows in Fort Worth. 



Lola’s Trailer Park offers an ideal setting to take in a local music act or to buy custom art and handcrafted merchandise during one of Lola’s outdoor market events. On Friday, May 7, Lola’s presents Beatlemania. Expect lively covers of the greatest hits from the Fab Four at this fun, outdoor music venue. 



Amy Winehouse Tribute Featuring Carleigh Reese

Singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse was famed for her deep and expressive vocals and unique blend of soul, blues and jazz. North Texas jazz and pop singer Carleigh Reese takes on Winehouse’s more popular hits early this May tribute concert at Tulips, the newish bar and music hall in the Near Southside


MAY 15

Lesley Resident Artist Recital Series at The Post at River East

Join Fort Worth Opera artists Gabrielle Gilliam (soprano), Megan Koch (soprano) and Evan Mitchell (piano) as they perform works by Mozart, Johann Strauss II and contemporary composers at The Post at River East, the open-air music venue that offers full bar service and an in-house restaurant. Before or after, be sure to check out all the great dining, retail and entertainment options that are now available at River East.


MAY 15

Feeves, Ting Tang Tina, Lucky Star and NITE 

It’s an evening of unadulterated rock as four North Texas bands perform back-to-back at Fort Worth’s destination for great local music — Main at South Side. Before the show, consider dining at nearby Four Sisters, Pouring Glory or any other restaurants in the Near Southside.   


MAY 16

Danny Stone Trio at Pouring Glory

Tap your toes and take in the upbeat tunes of Danny Stone Trio, headed by bassist Danny Stone, in mid-May. With nearly a century of great jazz performances and compositions to pull from, there’s something for everyone to enjoy from this trio. The outdoor patio concert kicks off at 6 p.m. 


MAY 28

Kody West Performs at Billy Bob’s Texas

Dentonite Kody West has earned a broad following since the release of his band’s debut EP in 2017. Since then, West and his bandmates have headlined shows across the United States and shared stages with Charlie Robison, Whiskey Myers, Koe Wetzel and others. Before or after the show, be sure to check out Billy Bob’s Honky Tonk Kitchen, gift store, and Handprint Wall of Fame.