Concerts and shows in Dallas and Ft. Worth for Mardi Gras 2018
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Mardi Gras is coming, and in addition to the numerous events geared toward revelers in the Dallas/Fort Worth region, music will also reign in Texas’ largest metropolitan region. If you’re looking for the perfect concert to cap off an amazing Mardi Gras, check out these great shows happening in the Metroplex this season.

Alan Jackson: Honky Tonk Highway Tour  
Feb. 16 @ 7:30 pm
Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie -- 1001 Performance Pl., Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 885-5050

When one speaks of country music, there is no way that you can’t mention Alan Jackson. Jackson, a country music legend, and if you’re looking to add a little honky tonk to your Mardi Gras celebrations in the Metroplex, then make sure that you get your tickets to see this living legend in action when he brings his Honky Tonk Highway tour to Grand Prairie.

Dan Auerbach and the Easy Sound Revue
Feb. 22 @ 8 pm
Canton Hall -- 2727 Canton St., Dallas, TX 75226No Phone Number

There’s no mistaking that the Metroplex is one of the epicenters of country music, and for Mardi Gras, it won’t get any better than seeing Dan Auerbach live and in person. Auerbach is bringing his Easy Sound Revue to the newly-opened Canton Hall, which has quickly become one of the best music venues in Dallas. The Hall will be the perfect place to witness the brilliance of Auerbach, and you should get your tickets before the show sells out.

MercyMe: Tenth Avenue North  
Feb. 24 @ 8 pm
Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie -- 1001 Performance Pl., Grand Prairie, TX 75050
(972) 885-5050

This is a band that has some powerful songs, and you’ll feel the energy when you enter the Verizon Theatre to see MercyMe in action. You can’t help but find yourself while listening to this underrated band, and this show will provide the perfect alternative to those who may not be into drinking and partying during Mardi Gras.

FC Dallas vs. Real Salt Lake City
March 3 @ 7 pm
Toyota Stadium -- 9200 World Cup Way, Frisco, TX 75034
(469) 365-0000

After you’re done collecting the beads and drinking all the Hurricanes you can drink, what better way to cap off Mardi Gras than with some soccer? FC Dallas, the Metroplex MLS team, will host Real Salt Lake City at Toyota Stadium, one of the best MLS facilities in the league. The MLS has been growing in popularity over the years, and FC Dallas has hopped on the wave. So make sure you get your tickets to join the throngs of soccer fans who will be cheering the home team on,.