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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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One-Day Events

34th Annual National Day of Prayer Luncheon, Presented by The Thanks-Giving Foundation

May 07, 2015
Hilton Anatole Hotel - Stemmons Ballroom

Category: Diversity

The Thanks-Giving Foundation is proud to announce Chad Houser, executive director of Café Momentum, will serve as the 34th Annual National Day of Prayer Luncheon speaker. The Luncheon, set for Thursday, May 7, 2015, will commemorate religious freedom and the peace and power of prayer. During this multicultural eve... more


Our Regional Office is proud to be partnering with the American Council on Germany, Consulate General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Houston and the Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance for a special viewing of Conspiracy, a dramatic recreation of the Wannsee Conference where the Nazis devise... more

National Geographic LIVE! Paul Nicklen: Polar Obsession

Whether ice diving to come face-to-face with a lethal leopard seal in Antarctica or photographing a polar bear swimming under a sheet of ice, world-renowned adventure photographer and conservationist Paul Nicklen captures astounding image of threatened species and their ecosystems in an efforts to generate global awarene... more

Phoenix House Triumph for Teens Luncheon

May 07, 2015
Omni Dallas Hotel

Category: Lectures & Workshops

Robin Wright, the Dallas-born star of House of Cards and Forrest Gump, will headline the Triumph for Teens Luncheon benefiting Phoenix House Texas on Thursday, May 7, at the Dallas Omni Hotel. Wright will address substance abuse among today’s teens. The luncheon is the largest fundraising event held by Phoenix Hou... more

Soluna International Music & Arts Festival

May 04, 2015 to May 24, 2015
Various Locations
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Categories: Music & Concerts | Galleries & Exhibits

2015 marks the inaugural year of SOLUNA International Music & Arts Festival in Dallas. This year's theme is Destination (America) in honor of the artists who came to create in freedom, and to those inspired by a uniquely optimistic view that is central to the American experience. Anchored by DSO performances led by M... more

Multi-Day Events

3DM College Night

November 20, 2014 to November 12, 2015
White Horse Saloon
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Category: Music & Concerts

EDM/ Top 40 college night. $3 beers and wells all night. Best local DJ's spinning every week. more

78th Annual Palo Pinto County Livestock Association PRCA Rodeo

May 06, 2015 to May 09, 2015
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Category: Children & Family

The Mineral Wells Pro Rodeo is a sanctioned PRCA - WPRA All-American Series Rodeo. Complete with Roping, Barrel Racing, Rodeo Clowns and Muttin Bustin, the 78th Annual Rodeo will start with Slack on May 6th (excess entries of cowboys in roping events and cowgirls in Barrel Racing) starting at 5PM until done. Admission t... more

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventure- Dallas

July 27, 2014 to July 26, 2015
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

Art of Living - Happiness Program

May 06, 2015 to May 10, 2015
Texins Activity Center
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Category: Lectures & Workshops

Learn practical wisdom and techniques to improve the quality of Life more

AT&T Performing Arts Center Presents Newsies

April 29, 2015 to May 10, 2015
Winspear Opera House

Category: Theater & Dance

They delivered the papers, until they made the headlines...Direct from Broadway comes NEWSIES, the smash-hit, crowd-pleasing new musical from Disney. Winner of the 2012 Tony Awards® for Best Score and Best Choreography, NEWSIES has audiences and critics alike calling it "A MUSICAL WORTH SINGING ABOUT!" (The... more

AT&T Performing Arts Center Spring Patio Sessions Music Series

April 02, 2015 to May 28, 2015
Sammons Park

Category: Music & Concerts

The Patio Sessions lineup is out! Join us every Thursday in April and May in the green and serene Sammons Park to hear your hometown music favorites, and the best new artists flying under the radar. We'll have food trucks and cold drinks, with live music at its very best. Thanks to the Center, the Dallas Observer and a g... 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

Cool Thursdays Concert Series

April 09, 2015 to July 02, 2015
Dallas Arboretum
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Categories: Children & Family | Music & Concerts | Parks/Gardens/Zoo

2015 Cool Thursdays Concerts presented by Wells Fargo: All concerts are held on the Martin Rutchik Concert Lawn. Gates open at 6 p.m.; music is from 7:30 - 9:30 p.m. for Spring/Summer concerts and from 7 - 9 p.m. for Fall concerts. Garden closes at the conclusion of each concert. In the event of inclement weather, the ... more

Galapagos 3D: Nature's Wonderland (film)

In the vastness of the Pacific Ocean, there is a paradise unlike any other: the Galapagos. Amongst these remote volcanic islands, life has played out over millions of years in relative isolation. The result is a wonderland of nature, with a remarkable collection of plants and charismatic animals that have all adapted to ... more

JM Gallery Presents: Concrete/Abstract

April 25, 2015 to June 06, 2015
JM Gallery
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

JM Gallery is proud to present three artists who bring new life to traditional forms. Jay Bailey and Ryan Rankin paint in watercolors, and Delaney Smith crumples, folds, and binds paper into sculpture. The works in this show play with relationships between material and meaning. Ink and paint appear as abstract line and c... more

Justyna Gorowska: FWJG

April 10, 2015 to May 08, 2015

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Category: Galleries & Exhibits


KidzArt Dallas Art Classes and Camps

March 02, 2015 to May 29, 2015
Valley View Center
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Category: Children & Family

Our KidzArt education can start as young as 2 with our Squiggles to Grins Mommy and Me Program, a multi-media creative experience with music, interactive play, movement, and art. We also have special programs for preschool, elementary school, TeenzArt™ and SeniorzArt™. Our innovative curriculum never repeats... more

Kittrell/Riffkind Art Glass Introducing...

April 25, 2015 to May 30, 2015
Kittrell/Riffkind Art Glass
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

Introducing…. A collection of work by artists that we are welcoming to the gallery for the first time. Join us in welcoming David Thai, Dave & Patti Hegland, Laurie Young & Christian Arnold, and Jesse Whipkey to the gallery! Opening Reception Saturday, April 25th, 11 – 5.:30. Exhibit continues th... more

LuminArte Presents: The Couleur of Light by H.M. Saffer II

April 25, 2015 to June 13, 2015
LuminArte Gallery
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

LuminArte is pleased to present a solo exhibition of paintings by international artist, H.M. Saffer II from April 25th through June 13th. In this collection of vibrant landscape paintings, eastern style and sensibility meets western innovation and subjectivity on canvases adorned with bright, color-saturated pixels of li... more

Oswald Rooming House Tours

April 25, 2014 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

Shift/Convert: 21st Century Alchemy

March 25, 2015 to June 30, 2015
Gallery 550 at Globe Runner
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

Turning lead into gold. Discovering the Philosopher’s Stone. Achieving immortality and redemption. Alchemy, the forerunner of modern chemistry, bridged the practical and spiritual in man’s pursuits, influencing the Renaissance and the Age of Enlightenment. Shift/Convert: 21st Century Alchemy looks at the es... more

The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes

February 14, 2015 to May 10, 2015
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
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Categories: Galleries & Exhibits | JFK

Along the shadowy gas-lit streets of Victorian London, a crime has transpired that has mystified even Scotland Yard’s finest. Never one to turn down a stimulating mystery, no matter how bewildering or hopeless, literature’s most famous consulting detective has taken the case – and requests your assistan... more

The Salvation Army WEARhouse Sale

May 07, 2015 to May 09, 2015
The Salvation Army Christmas and Disaster Center

Category: Fashion & Shopping

Last change to purchase couture clothing and accessories featured on the runway in the Salvation Army Fashion Show and in the very popular Chic Boutique! Gently worn and new items that have been donated from the best dressed closets in Dallas makes this event the ultimate recycling opportunity! All proceeds benefit Salv... 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


One-Day Events

2015 Lone Star Music Series: Stoney LaRue

The first live race is at 6:35 p.m. Stoney LaRue takes the stage after the final race. Admission is $5 before 8 p.m., $20 after. Tickets available at the door or purchase VIP Packages online. more

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