'til Midnight at the Nasher
Presented by Central Market/H-E-B
June 15, 2018
Free event 6 p.m. to Midnight takes place on the third Friday of the month
June 15: Dallas Arts District Summer Block Party
Concert: This Will Destroy You Performing S/T and Young Mountain in their entirety 7:30 p.m.
Opening act: Wild Moccasins (DJ Set) 6 p.m.
Film: Love, Simon 9:15 p.m.
This Will Destroy You: Performing S/T and Young Mountain in their entirety (San Marcos, TX/Los Angeles): Long-running instrumentalists This Will Destroy will celebrate the tenth anniversary of their eponymous 2008 studio album by performing their record in its entirety. The band will also play the coveted Young Mountain record in full. Originally issued by Magic Bullet Records, This Will Destroy You was produced by Grammy-winning producer/engineer John Congleton (Blondie, Marilyn Manson, Bono etc.) at a studio in Spicewood, Texas, owned by the country music icon Willie Nelson. Critically lauded by fans and critics alike, Drowned in Sound called the record “a true classic of its kind.”
'til Midnight at the Nasher presents live outdoor concerts in the Nasher Sculpture Center garden. At each event, a variety of national and regional musical talent perform followed by film screenings. Guests have the opportunity to visit the Nasher for free, taking in the museum’s renowned collection of modern and contemporary art as well as contemporary exhibitions by some of the most important artists working today.
Wild Moccasins (DJ Set) (Houston, TX):
Two key members of the Houston indie pop group—Zahira Guiterrez and Avery Davis—will be playing a selection of some of their favorite tracks to get the evening started at 6 p.m.
Film: Love, Simon
: This 2018 film is a coming-of-age tale concerning a young man struggling with family and friends discovering the truth about his sexuality.
Picnic Dining Menu
Plan your evening by ordering a picnic basket from Central Market/H-E-B by calling the store's Lovers Lane location at 214.361.5577 by 4 p.m. the Wednesday before the event.
Enjoy a cash bar, grab and go snacks and street tacos provided by Wolfgang Puck Catering. Steel City Pops will also be selling all-natural popsicles in seasonal flavors.
DART to ‘til Midnight – Take DART Rail (any line) to Pearl / Arts District Station or St. Paul Station and walk 3 blocks North to Flora Street. Or, take the D-Link bus, a free and convenient way to explore Downtown Dallas, to the Dallas Arts District (stop 19). For more information or schedules, please visit us at DART.org.
‘til Midnight at the Nasher is presented by Central Market/H-E-B. Additional support for is provided by The Eugene McDermott Endowment Fund, Texas Commission on the Arts, and Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART). Promotional support is provided by KXT 91.7.
Movie screening programming partner is the Texas Theatre.