BYOB Policy Change in Arts District
Audiences enjoying performances under the stars at Annette Strauss Square will now be able to bring their own wine, beer and alcoholic beverages. A new ruling by the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission allows guests to BYOB to most lawn and seating areas in Strauss Square, the outdoor performance venue at the AT&T Performing Arts Center. Guests can now bring their own picnic baskets as well. This will begin with the GIPSY KINGS concert on May 2.
As part of the policy change, the Center will let audience members to bring in coolers, but only soft-sided coolers will be allowed. Alcoholic beverages will still be for sale in separated area on the elevated porch, but according to TABC rules those drinks must be consumed within that defined area.
The GIPSY KINGS will perform in Strauss Square on Wednesday, May 2 at 8 pm.
Tickets range from $55.00 to $95.00 and can be purchased online at www.attpac.org, by phone at 214.880.0202, or in person at the AT&T Performing Arts Center Box office at the Winspear Opera House, 2403 Flora Street (Monday through Saturday, 10 am – 6 pm; Sunday 11 am – 4 pm), or at the remote Box Office at Park Place Lexus Plano at 1025 Preston Road.