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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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The Giver Color Party Fan Event

July 28, 2014
NorthPark Center
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Category: General

The Weinstein Company is holding THE GIVER COLOR PARTY Fan Event at NorthPark Center to celebrate the August 15 release of their upcoming film THE GIVER, based on Lois Lowry's award-winning young adult novel of the same name. The Dallas COLOR PARTY will have variety of color-themed activities for young adults such as a m... more

Skyline Trapeze | Flying Trapeze Classes in Dallas, TX

March 08, 2014 to October 31, 2014
Skyline Trapeze Rig
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Category: Sports - Other

Skyline Trapeze, Dallas-Ft. Worth’s first flying trapeze rig, offers children and adults the opportunity to take a leap on the flying trapeze. Located on Turtle Creek Boulevard, the trapeze rig boasts a view of the Dallas skyline and welcomes flyers and aerial arts enthusiasts of all skill levels. Groups for partie... more

Multi-Day Events

2014 International Women's Economic Summit

July 28, 2014 to July 29, 2014
AT&T University, Las Colinas Campus
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Category: Lectures & Workshops

The 2014 International Women’s Economic Summit will take place at the AT&T Center for Learning, 6301 Colwell Blvd, Irving, TX. Hosted by Institute for Economic Empowerment of Women and AT&T. Join IEEW and learn about the work with PEACE THROUGH BUSINESS(r) Afghan and Rwandan women entrepreneurs and hear fr... more

Bishop Arts Food and Historical Walking Tour, presented by Dallas Bites!

March 30, 2014 to March 30, 2015
Dude, Sweet Chocolate
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Category: Culinary

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, Hunky's, Dude, Sweet Chocolate and Veracruz Mesoamerican Cafe for very generous samples (this is a LOT of food!). You'll also learn the colorful history of Oa... more

Broadway Boot Camp

July 28, 2014 to August 01, 2014
Aaron Family JCC of Dallas

Category: Children & Family

Does your child dream of being on Broadway or simply love the performing arts? A Class Act NY is Manhattan’s award-winning acting studio for kids and teens and will be bringing their One-Week Broadway Camp taught by a Broadway performer to the Aaron Family JCC of Dallas! This is a five day camp that meets from 9 a... more

Built It Garage

June 21, 2014 to August 17, 2014
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
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Category: Children & Family

Construct a robot, launch a rocket, race your uniquely designed car and create with a 3D printer in this innovative maker’s space. more

Faces of the Ghetto: Their Lives Are Our Lessons

The Dallas Holocaust Museum’s upcoming exhibit, Faces of the Ghetto: Their Lives Are Our Lesson, presents the work of two Jewish photographers who, at great personal risk, took clandestine photos of Jewish life in the Polish city of Łódź – a city transformed into a ghetto after the Nazis invaded Pola... more

Fair Park Cellfie Contest presented by Friends of Fair Park

July 04, 2014 to August 03, 2014
Fair Park Dallas
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Category: Free

Hashtag #FairParkTour: The Friends of Fair Park announces a social media contest to inspire locals and tourists alike to explore Fair Park by capturing photos at locations on the Fair Park Campus and share over social media for opportunities to win great prizes. The month-long digital contest - starting July 4th, 2014 &n... more

Featured Artists Show and Reception July 24- Aug 3; Reception July 26

July 24, 2014 to August 03, 2014
Giddens Gallery of Fine Art in Grapevine
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

You are invited to attend our July Artists Show and Reception July 24- Aug 3. Featuring: Trudy Atteberry and Leticia Sedberry. Gallery hours are Tuesday – Saturday 11:00am – 6:00pm, Sunday 1:00pm – 6:00pm. Reception Saturday, July 26, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Enjoy Fine Art and Complimentary Wine &a... more

Flight of the Butterflies in 3D

May 24, 2014 to October 31, 2014
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
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Category: Children & Family

It’s a natural history epic. It’s a compelling detective story. It’s a scientific adventure at its best. Flight of the Butterflies 3D takes audiences on a journey through one of the most incredible migrations on Earth. Following the year-long annual migration cycle of monarch butterflies, the award-winn... more

Gallery Exhibition: Building From Scratch ... Sustaining The Legacy Of An Institution And Its People

July 01, 2014 to August 30, 2014
James E. Kemp Gallery
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Categories: Diversity | Galleries & Exhibits

Catch the last glance of TBAAL's history which includes vintage and contemporary photographs, film footage, institutional documents, oral histories, celebrity memorabilia and archival ephemera. more

Hawaiian Falls Summer Camps

June 09, 2014 to August 08, 2014
Hawaiian Falls Waterparks

Category: General

Hawaiian Falls summer camp programs for all seven North Texas waterparks are now available to book online. Hawaiian Falls offers several Splash Camps: Camp H20, Junior Lifeguard Camp, and a Leader in Training Program. The five-day camps will take place 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, June 9 - August 11 (except ... more

Käthe Kollwitz: A Social Activist in the Era of World War I

May 03, 2014 to November 16, 2014
Dallas Museum of Art
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Categories: Galleries & Exhibits | Free

Käthe Kollwitz: A Social Activist in the Era of World War I contemplates the life and work of the German artist Käthe Kollwitz (1867-1945). more

Les Miserables

June 27, 2014 to August 10, 2014
Wyly Theatre

Category: Theater & Dance

The most popular musical in the world takes over the Wyly Theatre. In this thrilling new DTC production you will be immersed in this beloved story in a way you've never experienced it before: surrounded by the passion of the French revolution; engulfed by the romantic music; and overwhelmed by the experience of hope, red... more

Mark Grotjahn Sculpture

May 31, 2014 to August 17, 2014
Nasher Sculpture Center
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

Los Angeles-based artist Mark Grotjahn came to prominence for large, richly worked paintings that evoke aspects of contemporary discourse. In two different series-the Face and the Butterfly paintings-Grotjahn used essential subjects to explore textures, colors, and form with refreshing boldness and almost hallucinogenic ... more

New York Yankees vs Texas Rangers

July 28, 2014 to July 30, 2014
Globe Life Park in Arlington
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Categories: Children & Family | Sports - Baseball

Texas Rangers play the New York Yankees at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Baseball. more

Oscar de la Renta: Five Decades of Style

July 19, 2014 to October 05, 2014
The George W. Bush Presidential Center

Category: Galleries & Exhibits

Oscar de la Renta: Five Decades of Style celebrates the fashion designer’s inspiring life and award-winning work, exploring Mr. de la Renta’s career from its origins to his most recent runway and red-carpet masterpieces. The special exhibition at the George W. Bush Presidential Center features more than 60 ga... more

Pandas: The Journey Home 3D

May 24, 2014 to October 01, 2014
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
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Category: Children & Family

National Geographic Entertainment is proud to bring Pandas: The Journey Home to the world! Audiences will fall in love with this iconic, delightful creature and better understand the desperate plight of pandas in the wild. The filmmakers were granted unprecedented access to the Wolong Panda Conservation Centre, to bring ... more


July 28, 2014 to August 07, 2014
Irving Arts Center
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Category: Theater & Dance

Award-winning MainStage Irving-Las Colinas closes their season with Arthur Kopit and Maury Yeston’s take on the familiar story of Phantom of the Opera. Phantom soars to new heights with glorious music and a sweeping tale of music, mystery, betrayal, love and salvation. It begins with a disfigured boy raised in the... more

Saturated: Dye-Decorated Cloths from North and West Africa

August 16, 2013 to October 12, 2014
Dallas Museum of Art
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Categories: Galleries & Exhibits | Free

Saturated: Dye-Decorated Cloths from North and West Africa focuses on and celebrates the dyer's art from North and West Africa, including the countries of Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria, Côte d'Ivoire, Nigeria, and Cameroon. more

Simply Beautiful: Photographs from National Geographic

July 12, 2014 to November 16, 2014
Irving Arts Center
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

Assembled by award-winning National Geographic photographer Annie Griffiths, the exhibit features more than 50 photographs that cover the Society’s core mission areas: exploration, wildlife, cultures, science, and nature. more

Summer At The Arboretum

June 01, 2014 to August 31, 2014
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 runs through July 3 featuring new and exciting national cover bands and some of the Metroplex's best food trucks. more

SuperCamp at UT-Dallas

July 23, 2014 to July 29, 2014
University of Texas-Dallas

Category: Children & Family

SuperCamp, a 7-day residential program, teaches teens to sharpen their study skills, intensify focus, elevate SAT/ACT scores, enhance math and writing skills, communicate more effectively and strengthen character. It is fun, too! SuperCamp has made a difference in the lives of over 70,000 graduates worldwide. 81% boast a... more

The World's Largest Dinosaurs

April 25, 2014 to September 01, 2014
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

This fascinating exhibition reveals amazing insights into the largest dinosaurs ever to walk the Earth - the long-necked and long-tailed sauropods. So massive! So tall! Such long necks and tiny heads! Come face-to-face with a life-sized, fleshed-out model of a 60-foot-long, 11-foot-tall female Mamenchisaurus, known for ... more

Wiggly Week Bug Camp

July 28, 2014 to August 01, 2014
Texas Discovery Gardens
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Category: Parks/Gardens/Zoo

Does your child crave creepy-crawlies? This brand-new camp will satis-‘fly’! Throughout the week, we will meet our new tropical insects up close and personal. From Millipede Monday to Fly Friday, your camper will discover the wonderful world of arthropods! Pack a lunch for your child – we provide a heal... more

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