June 2019 Calendar

The official start of summer is right around the corner, and with the new season comes a variety of festivals, food and wine celebrations, new exhibitions, and more to mark on our calendar. From a solstice party on the porch in Fort Worth, Texas, to an outdoor concert in Huntsville, Alabama, here’s what we’re looking forward to in June.

Aspen, Colorado

In celebration of its 80th anniversary, the T-Lazy-7 Ranch is hosting an afternoon ranch party on June 8. Open to the public, the event is an opportunity to reminisce about the history of the place, which has bridged across three generations and counting. The following week, renowned winemakers, celebrity chefs, and culinary experts come together at the base of Aspen Mountain for the FOOD & WINE Classic in Aspen from June 14 to16, a not-to-be-missed culinary event featuring food and wine from around the globe that will delight even the most discerning palates. {Find local recommendations for what to do and see in Aspen here.}

Charlotte, North Carolina

William Finn and James Lapine’s Tony Award-nominated musical Falsettos heads to the Knight Theater for a limited run from June 25-29. Presented by Blumenthal Performing Arts, the hilarious and poignant play revolves around a charming, intelligent, neurotic gay man named Marvin, his wife, lover, about-to-be-Bar-Mitzvahed son, their psychiatrist, and the lesbians next door. {Find local recommendations for what to do and see in Charlotte here.}

Fort Worth, Texas

On Friday, June 21, the young art patrons of the Amon Carter Museum of American Art’s Society 1949 invite guests to celebrate the summer solstice during their second annual Midsummer Mingle. Attendees can toast the longest day of the year at Magdalena’s while enjoying light bites, craft cocktails, activities, and a sendoff to the sun at sunset. {Find local recommendations on what to do and see in Fort Worth here.}

Huntsville, Alabama

Huntsville residents can swing under the stars during a festive evening of live music at Burritt on The Mountain for the City Lights and Stars Concert on June 21, when In the Mood returns for a second year with their 21-piece big band sound. Guests will enjoy a stunning sunset that gives way to the city lights on Burritt’s iconic bluff, as well as food provided by The Steakhouse and Suzy’s Pops. {Find local recommendations for what to do and see in Huntsville here.}

Jackson Hole, Wyoming

The Jackson Hole Food & Wine Festival takes place from June 20-22, bringing a unique culinary experience to Jackson Hole. Attendees can interact and dine with a broad culinary community of local and guest chefs, winemakers, cocktail and beer experts; enjoy tastings, cooking classes, and master classes; and much more. {Find local recommendations for what to do and see in Jackson Hole here.}

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

The Oklahoma City Museum of Art will unveil the much-anticipated Van Gogh, Monet, Degas: The Mellon Collection of French Art from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts on June 22. Featuring more than seventy works by French and European masters including Degas, Manet, Monet, Rousseau and Van Gogh, the exhibition will reproduce the invigorating experience of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon’s collection. {Find local recommendations for what to do and see in Oklahoma City here.}

San Antonio, Texas

Pop art aficionados will not want to miss Andy Warhol: Portraits, which arrives at The McNay Art Museum on June 20 and runs through September 15. Over 120 paintings, prints, photographs, and films will showcase the artist’s favorite genre: the portrait. The exhibition will present a snapshot of New York’s art and social scene from the 1960s through the 1980s through portraits of Warhol’s friends and patrons, movie stars, and musicians, including Joan Collins, Debbie Harry, Dennis Hopper, Mick Jagger, and Robert Rauschenberg. {Find local recommendations for what to do and see in San Antonio here.}