Posts Tagged ‘Ridglea Theater’

Hippies Make Comeback At Ridglea Theater

Jeff Prince
April 20 is a big day for folks who like to partake in the cannabis. The 420 connection is important in the weed culture. So Gas Pipe sponsored a ’70s flashback party at Ridglea Theater on Saturday night and featured Led ...


Don Your Blue Suede Shoes For Elvis On Friday

Jeff Prince
Looking for a hunka hunka something to do on Friday night? How about visiting The King in concert and hearing nostalgic tunes while helping out some sick folks? Camp Bowie District is hosting a benefit concert that features an ...

Head to North East Mall and check out the can art at CANstruction.

Night & Day

WED ▪ 17 This midweek is a good time to head to North East Mall and check out the can art at CANstruction. The ephemeral sculptures made out of canned goods are a yearly tradition designed to benefit Tarrant Area Food Bank. T...

Ridglea Theater might become AEG Live's Fort Worth outpost.

AEG to Book Ridglea?

Tickets go on sale Friday for the first show in the historic Ridglea Theater since 2010. New Orleans hard-rockers Down’s show on Tuesday, Sept. 18, comes courtesy of AEG Live, the international production company that books s...

Ridglea Theater Still Moving Forward

Anthony Mariani
The Ridglea Theater dream has not died. It has merely changed shape. Ever since Jerry Shults, owner of the Gas Pipe regional chain of smoke shops, purchased the historic Westside venue, saving it from becoming a bank, North Tex...

Moon Reopening Berry Addy Temporarily

Anthony Mariani
The Moon is still relocating to the historic Ridglea Theater complex, but in the meantime –– as red tape continues unwinding on the West Side –– Moon owner Chris Maunder is going to reopen his previous location, at 2911...

Ridglea Theater Closes in on Historic Re-Zoning

Anthony Mariani
A couple of hours ago, Ridglea Theater owner Jerry Shults received a phone call from councilmember Zim Zimmerman, who said he doesn’t plan on blocking the theater’s historic re-zoning tonight at council. However, Shults sai...

Zimmerman After Ridglea Theater Again

Anthony Mariani
Fort Worth councilmember Zim Zimmerman is at odds with the people behind the new Ridglea Theater again.   Most recently, he was in favor of the restoration of the now “highly significant endangered” building on the West Si...

Ridglea Gawn Country, Grand Re-Opening Set

Anthony Mariani
On Thu., Sept. 1, 2011, the Ridglea Theater will celebrate its grand re-opening. In the meantime, new owner Jerry Shults and his team will be remodeling the 1940s-era building to near its original condition, including restoring...

Ridglea Purchased by Gas Pipe Owner

Anthony Mariani
Jerry Shults, owner of The Gas Pipe, a Southwestern regional chain of smoke shops, is about to close a deal on the Ridglea Theater building and is currently making interior repairs. Shults also is seeking “the appropriate his...