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Much like the metroplex itself, Dallas events are bigger and better! Take a look at the official Dallas Events Calendar below to discover art exhibitions in the nation's largest arts district, annual festivals such as the State Fair of Texas, concerts, theatre performances, and more great things to do in Dallas. You can search by date, type of event, or both.

Also check out the event calendar to see game schedules for the Dallas Cowboys, Mavericks, Stars, Texas Rangers, FC Dallas and all the teams that make Dallas a legendary sports city.

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08-03-2015

One-Day Events

Beginners Raja Yoga Meditation Course

August 03, 2015
Brahma Kumaris Meditation Center
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Category: Free

earn Raja Yoga Meditation Raja Yoga is an ancient system of meditation and spiritual understanding. It enables us to return to a state of inner peace, personal power and self-worth through re-kindling the soul's original qualities and virtues. It provides many answers to age-old questions relating to our identity and p... more

Bryan Hayes

August 03, 2015
Opening Bell Coffee

Category: Music & Concerts

Bryan Hayes crafts personal narratives with a novelist’s eye and a poet’s elegance. Clear evidence: The Memphis area resident’s seamless new record Farther Down the Line, out now on Retriever Records. AXS Entertainment says it’s “ready-made for country radio…(Hayes) can tell a slice-o... more

Multi-Day Events

Amazing Animals: Built to Survive

June 13, 2015 to September 07, 2015
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
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Category: Children & Family

Discover the marvels of natural engineering—and see how humans can draw inspiration from the innovations in the animal kingdom! Feel the pressure of a giraffe's heart, catch the wind with your own simulated wings, slow down the graceful gate of a sprinting cheetah and more as you make your way through this wild ex... more

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure- Dallas

January 01, 2015 to July 26, 2016
Union Station
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Category: Children & Family

Turn Dallas into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. Combine the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour city tour. Guided from any smart phone, teams make their way among well known and overlooked gems of the city, solving clues and completing challenges while learning local history. P... more

Baseball: America’s Presidents, America’s Pastime

March 21, 2015 to October 04, 2015
George W. Bush Presidential Center
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

Baseball: America's Presidents, America's Pastime showcases how baseball has mirrored trends in our larger society. At various points, the sport has personified America's racial, economic, and national struggles. more

Dallas Arboretum August Dollar Days

August 01, 2015 to August 31, 2015
Dallas Arboretum
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Categories: Children & Family | Parks/Gardens/Zoo

The dog days of summer bring Dollar Days in August at the Arboretum. Throughout the entire month visitors can enjoy general admission for only $1. As always, members receive free general admission and parking year-round. This is a perfect opportunity for new Arboretum visitors to bring the kids out to experience the eig... more

Fresh Ideas 2015

June 27, 2015 to August 08, 2015
MCL Grand Theater Art Gallery
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

The Visual Art of Lewisville, Texas is pleased to announce the opening reception for the Fresh Ideas Show on Saturday, June 27th from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The event will be held at the MCL Grand Theater Art Gallery in Lewisville, Texas. The reception will include refreshments, and music from local duo JUST US, singer-songw... more

Houston Astros vs Texas Rangers

August 03, 2015 to August 05, 2015
Globe Life Park in Arlington
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Categories: Children & Family | Sports - Baseball

Texas Rangers play the Houston Astros at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Baseball. more

JCC Adventure Island Summer Camp-Adventure A:Broadway Bound Camp-Musical Theater Week

June 15, 2015 to August 14, 2015
Jewish Community Center of Dallas
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Category: Children & Family

A Class Act NY, Manhattan's award-winning acting studio for kids and teens is back at the J this summer with not one but two amazing one-week performing arts camps! Both sessions are taught by actual Broadway performers straight from the Great White Way! Join us for one session or both! Each week has a different focus so... more

JCC Adventure Island Summer Camp-Camp StarQuest

June 15, 2015 to August 14, 2015
Jewish Community Center of Dallas
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Category: Children & Family

Cast your sights for the shining spotlight! Camp StarQuest is a four-week Musical Theater & Performing Arts Intensive that teaches the fundamentals of theater, music, and dance – all in the process of creating a fully staged production of a hit musical! Join us as we fuse a traditional summer camp philosophy wi... more

JCC Adventure Island Summer Camp-Gymnastics Camp

June 15, 2015 to August 14, 2015
Jewish Community Center of Dallas
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Category: Sports - Other

Take flight and soar through our amazing Gymnastics Adventure. Tour the jungle of trampolines, bars, and exciting games. Campers challenge themselves, learn new gymnastics skills, and have fun with friends. Recreational and competitive tracks available. With the help of Experienced Adventure Staff and amazing campers, gy... more

JCC Adventure Island Summer Camp-J Sports Camp

June 15, 2015 to August 14, 2015
Jewish Community Center of Dallas
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Category: Children & Family

We are taking Sports Camp to the NEXT level this summer by personalizing the experience. Whether you want to refine your sports skills within a specialty or want to enjoy recreational sports (kickball, ultimate Frisbee, flag football, and more) YOU GET TO CHOOSE! It’s DOUBLE the activities and DOUBLE the fun as eac... more

JCC Adventure Island Summer Camp-Teen Travel Camp

June 15, 2015 to August 14, 2015
Jewish Community Center of Dallas
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Category: Children & Family

Get on the Bus with Us! Take the Teen Road Trip that will create memories for life. For two weeks we will be exploring the west, rafting in New Mexico, taking in the beauty of the Grand Canyon, being dazzled by the lights in Las Vegas, hunting celebrities in LA, and learning to surf in San Diego! The fun doesn’t st... more

JCC Adventure Island Summer Camp-Tennis Camp

June 15, 2015 to August 14, 2015
Jewish Community Center of Dallas
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Category: Children & Family

Place that racquet in your backpack and take an adventure ride that will last a lifetime! The Quick Start tennis program is designed for kids to learn, rally and play quickly in a way that is enjoyable and rewarding. Our Tennis Adventure Staff is committed to providing a fun learning environment aimed to please all ages ... more

Native Texas Butterfly House & Garden

June 25, 2015 to September 30, 2015
The Heard Museum
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Category: Children & Family

Walk among free-flying native butterflies and other pollinators in our Native Texas Butterfly House & Garden. The butterfly house includes native species, which vary by season and what is available from suppliers. Our butterfly garden is filled with host plants that naturally attract these lovely creatures. more

Open Art Studio Painting Workshops for Absolute Beginners

July 27, 2015 to August 28, 2015
Ardor Studio, Suite 114

Category: General

Take a Little Me Time and Relax Sometimes the mood strikes you to paint even if you don't know how to. So don't wait for our next BYOB painting event. Our two-hour open studio workshops are designed to engage you with the unlimited joy of painting. You will be guided through basic techniques and the materials needed t... more

Oswald Rooming House Tours

January 01, 2015 to April 25, 2017

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Categories: General | JFK

Come relive history through the eyes of an 11 year old girl Patrica Hall. Take a step back in time at 1026 N Beckley Avenue see the room Lee Harvey Oswald lived in. Your guide will be the home owner as she narrates what happened that fatal day. More details are at the website. more

Summer At The Arboretum

June 01, 2015 to August 31, 2015
Dallas Arboretum
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Categories: Children & Family | Parks/Gardens/Zoo

Summer at the Arboretum will feature Family Fun Fridays, which include face painting, a petting zoo, nature art and Kindermusik. The Spring/Summer Cool Thursday Concert Series features new and exciting national cover bands and some of the Metroplex's best food trucks. more

Tallgrass Gothic

August 03, 2015 to August 13, 2015
Ohlook Performing Arts Center
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Category: Music & Concerts

Directed by: Jake McCready The longing, isolation, desire and fear of the classic Jacobean tragedy The Changeling are transported to the Great Plains of the Midwest in this haunting tale. At the center of the story is Laura, whose need to leave her small, rural home and controlling husband is ignited when she falls in l... more

Taste of The Bishop Arts District food and historical walking tour, presented by Dallas Bites!

January 02, 2015 to March 30, 2016
Dude, Sweet Chocolate
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Category: Culinary & Food Tours

THE WEATHER WILL BE PERFECT when we tour the eclectic and amazing Bishop Arts District on foot. We stop at many great restaurants/eateries including Eno's Pizza, Lockhart Smokehouse, Dude, Sweet Chocolate and Veracruz Mesoamerican Cafe for very generous samples (this is a LOT of food!). You'll also learn the colorful h... more

The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

March 09, 2015 to March 09, 2016
Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
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Category: JFK

The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza chronicles the assassination and legacy of President John F. Kennedy; interprets the Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District and the John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza; and presents contemporary culture within the context of presidential history. more

08-04-2015

One-Day Events

Beginners Raja Yoga Meditation Course - Arlington

August 04, 2015
Brahma Kumaris Meditation Center
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Category: Free

When: From 7:00pm - 8:30pm: Lesson 1: Thurs, Aug 4th Lesson 2: Tues, Aug 6th Lesson 3: Thurs, Aug 11th Lesson 4: Tues, Aug 13th This course introduces the following: Understanding & improving thought patterns by knowing the self Meditation to detach yourself/your mind from negative influences and recharging y... more

Bryan Hayes

August 04, 2015


Category: Music & Concerts

Bryan Hayes crafts personal narratives with a novelist’s eye and a poet’s elegance. Clear evidence: The Memphis area resident’s seamless new record Farther Down the Line, out now on Retriever Records. AXS Entertainment says it’s “ready-made for country radio…(Hayes) can tell a slice-o... more

Teacher Appreciation and Open House

August 04, 2015
International Museum of Cultures
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Category: Lectures & Workshops

I know this is a busy time for you, but we would like to get some information out to you and your teachers before they disperse for the summer. Please forward this message to all of the teachers on your campus. The International Museum of Cultures will be hosting a special Teacher Appreciation and Seminar Day at the In... more

Multi-Day Events

Amazing Animals: Built to Survive

June 13, 2015 to September 07, 2015
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
Visit Website
Category: Children & Family

Discover the marvels of natural engineering—and see how humans can draw inspiration from the innovations in the animal kingdom! Feel the pressure of a giraffe's heart, catch the wind with your own simulated wings, slow down the graceful gate of a sprinting cheetah and more as you make your way through this wild ex... more

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