To drink, or not to drink? Is that really a question? We’re back for our 8th annual Shakespeare Dallas Pub Crawl, so come celebrate by drinking with us in Deep Ellum on Saturday, March 9th! Don your best Elizabethan garb or Shakespeare Dallas tee shirt and come raise a glass or two (or five) to the bard!


WHEN: Saturday, March 9 from 2:00 to 7:00 PM

PURCHASE TICKETS: $12 Members; $15 Public

  • Advanced Registration: Purchase tickets here. You can have your ticket confirmation ready on your phone or printed for event day check-in.
  • Walk-Up Registration: We will have limited number of walk up tickets for sale. We’ll take cash, checks, and credit cards.

TICKET INCLUDES: Items received at check-in

  • Shakespeare Dallas souvenir cup
  • Wristband
  • Drink specials at participating bars
  • Spot in our infamous Shakespeare Trivia for a grand prize giveaway
  • Pub Crawl map
  • Chance to participate in a “Shop Hop” scavenger hunt at Deep Ellum retail shops. A pair of Shakespeare in the Park tickets will be given to those who receive their sticker at each stop of the Shop Hop map. A limited supply of wine samplings or other offering for our pub crawlers will be served at select participating stores.


  • Performances at bars
  • Shakespeare Trivia at Easy Slider at 5:30 pm
  • Shakespeare Costume Contest: Shakespeare Dallas gift basket given to the best dressed in their Shakespeare or Elizabethan inspired costume! Winner announced at Easy Slider. 



CHECK IN: 2-4pm at Kettle Art Gallery (2650 Main St. Dallas, TX 75226)

First Round: 2-4pm
Ruins (2653 Commerce St. Dallas, TX 75226) for Tequila/Rum/Mezcal forward cocktails with a Shakespearean Twist and 
live entertainment from Opera on Tap (2:45)!
BrainDead Brewing
(2625 Main St. Dallas, TX 75226) for $2 Happy Hour Discounts

Second Round: 4-5:30 PM
Twilite Lounge Dallas (2640 Elm St. Dallas, TX 75226) for $1 discounts on all drinks and live entertainment from Shakespeare in the Bar (4:30)!
Off the Record (2716 Elm St. Dallas, TX 75226) for $5 Deep Eddy Vodka flavors/mixed drinks or Deep Ellum Lagers & IPA // $5 Cabernet & Chardonnay.

Third Round: 5:30-7PM
Easy Slider (2701 Main St. Dallas, TX 75226) for $3 mystery shots and bottled domestic beers // $5 well drinks // $7 signature cocktails. 
5:35 PM: Costume Contest & Raffle Drawing
6:00 PM:
Shakespeare Trivia

Independent Bar & Kitchen (2712 Main St. Dallas, TX 75226) for $3 you call it for crown & down.

**2-5 PM Shop Hop: In addition to visiting the participating bars, receive a sticker
between 3-5 PM from each of the Deep Ellum retail shops on our “Shop Hop” scavenger hunt map,
and turn it in at the Shakespeare Dallas table at Easy Slider from 5:30-7 PM to
claim your free pair of Shakespeare in the Park tickets. Select retail stores will be offering
complimentary wine samplings to Shakespeare Dallas pub crawlers while supplies last.**

Please help us spread the word by RSVPing and sharing our Facebook Event page.

Raffle Prizes

Dallas Staycation: Enjoy a two-night stay at the Magnolia Hotel Downtown and two tickets to Dallas Opera’s Shakespeare-Inspired production of Falstaff.

New Year’s Resolution Package: Take advantage of a three month membership to TELOS Fitness Center & a free cut and color from Orange Salon.

Shakespeare Dallas Membership: A gift benefactor membership valued at $1,000. Enjoy the perks of being a Shakespeare Dallas Member for our 48th & 49th seasons. 

Lucky Dog Barkery: Take home a gift bag stuffed with toys and treats for your furry friend.

Scarborough Renaissance Festival: A pair of tickets to everyone’s favorite Renaissance Festival this Spring.

Common Desk: 10 free day-passes to Common Desk Deep Ellum.

Deep Ellum Package: Two gift cards to 1890 Marketplace & a pair of tickets to the Undermain Theatre.

Dallas Theater Center: Two tickets to their upcoming production of Twelfth Night!