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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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Dallas Bites! Barbeque in the Boonies Food Tour

September 05, 2015

Category: Culinary & Food Tours

The best BBQ in North Texas is not only in Dallas! Explore some of our very favorite havens like Eddie Deen's in Rockwall. Eddie has catered several events at the White House and his BBQ is not to be missed! ALso, Hutchins in McKinney and the legendary Cole Mountain Feed Store in Rockwall. From ribs to chopped beef, you'... more

Dallas by Chocolate - Chocolate Around Town Food Tour

September 05, 2015

Category: Culinary & Food Tours

Hop on our private, air conditioned bus! Stop at some great destinations and sample items that will strike your chocolate fancy at Kate Weiser Chocolate, Trailercakes, Dude, Sweet Chocolate, Steel City Pops and more. Price includes transportation in a private bus, many food samples, great beverages and a tour guide who k... more

Galleria Dallas’ Showtime Saturdays Presents: Mike Squires

September 05, 2015
Galleria Dallas
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Category: Children & Family

Every Saturday DFW children and families are invited to enjoy the amazing FREE entertainment provided by Galleria Dallas and our friends from Slappy’s Playhouse. Magician Mike Squires combines comedy and magic for a show that will both entertain and amuse. Shows are located near the Children’s Play Place and... more

Zip Line Day

September 05, 2015
The Heard Museum
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Category: General

Soar through the treetops of the Heard Wildlife Sanctuary as you travel down the Ropes Course's zip line! Purchase one ticket for each time you would like to go down the zip line. Ages 8+; Presented by Baylor Medical Center at McKinney Reservations Required. more

Multi-Day Events

Allstate Tailgate Tour

September 05, 2015
Miller Lite East Plaza, AT&T Stadium

Category: Sports - Football

WHAT: The Allstate Tailgate Tour, a unique and interactive fan experience visiting college football stadiums across the country, is heading to Arlington this week as the Wisconsin Badgers take on the Alabama Crimson Tide on Saturday, Sept.5. FACT:Fans can enter the Allstate It’s Good Sweepstakes on-site, which will... more

Your Chance! Your CHOICE Run/Walk! Charity 5K!

September 05, 2015
Frisco Commons

Category: Sports - Run/Walk/Marathon

MISSION: Proceeds from the Your Chance! Your CHOICE Run! Charity 5K, will go towards supporting Foundation For C.H.O.I.C.E.’s High School Mentoring Program! COURSE INFORMATION: 5K through Frisco Commons! Foundation For C.H.O.I.C.E. proudly presents its Annual Your Chance! Your CHOICE Run! Charity 5k Run/Walk on Sep... more

Absolute Beginner Painting Class and Party

September 04, 2015 to September 26, 2015
Ardor Studio

Category: Lectures & Workshops

As Picasso once said: “Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life”. This painting class and workshop is a creative bonding experience that is perfect for date nights, bachelorette parties, birthday parties, girls’ night out, corporate team-building, or just a night out with friends or famil... more

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

Carrollton Train Depot Story Time

August 01, 2015 to December 05, 2015
Carrollton Public Library at HEBRON & JOSEY
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Category: Children & Family

Join us at the Carrollton Public Library (Hebron Location) for Train stories and fun! Event is sponsored by the Carrollton Depot Foundation Find us in the H&J Conference Room! (All children must be accompanied by an adult) more

Cocktails & Conversation

September 05, 2015 to September 03, 2016
Dallas Fish Market

Category: Culinary & Food Tours

EAT || DRINK || CELEBRATE Saturday Nights @ DFM Join us for a snazzy evening full of fun and lively conversation as we mix & mingle $3 Selected Beer, $4 Wells, $5 House Wines Dallas Fish Market 1501 Main St. Dallas, TX 75201 (214) 744-3474 more

Dallas by Chocolate Taste Tours

April 04, 2015 to April 03, 2016
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
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Category: Culinary & Food Tours

Dallas by Chocolate Taste Tours transport you to the premier local chocolatiers in the Dallas area, sampling indulgent treats at each stop. Visit up to 4 to 5 chocolate-related locations in about 3 1/2 hours, depending on the tour. Many are hidden “gems” you might not otherwise know about. You will meet th... more

Dallas DanceFest

September 04, 2015 to September 06, 2015
Dallas City Performance Hall
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Category: Theater & Dance

Dance Council of North Texas (DCNT), in partnership with the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs, presents the second annual Dallas DanceFest ~ September 4-6 at Dallas City Performance Hall. This prestigious event features one-of-a-kind performances on Friday and Saturday evenings at 8:00 p.m. The Sunday matinee, 2... more

January 02, 2015 to April 23, 2017

Category: JFK is a sightseeing tour that shows you the attractions in Dallas,Texas. Get tickets to see our 90 minute bus tour and enjoy our 45 minute JFK sightseeing tour around downtown Dallas including an informative JFK conspiracy tour. Our adventure sightseeing tour includes stops at Dealey Plaza, Lee Harvey Osw... more

Dinosaurs Live!

August 19, 2015 to February 21, 2016
The Heard Museum
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Category: Children & Family

Included in general admission Encounter the 46-foot T-Rex and eight new life-size animatronic dinosaurs along the Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary’s nature trails at the 9th annual Dinosaurs Live! Life-size Animatronic Dinosaurs at the Heard Exhibit. Field trip and birthday party options ava... more

Distillery Tours

January 02, 2015 to December 19, 2015
Witherspoon Distillery
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Category: Culinary & Food Tours

Witherspoon Distillery produces Texas Straight Bourbon Whiskey, River Rum, River Rum Reserve, Cross Timbers Single Malt Whiskey and Bonfire, our new all-natural cinnamon infused rum. Guided tours of the facility are open to the public Fridays at 4pm and Saturdays at 11am, 1pm, 3pm and 5pm. Each tour includes a full tasti... more

Labor Day Weekend at the Dallas Arboretum

September 04, 2015 to September 07, 2015
Dallas Arboretum

Categories: Children & Family | Parks/Gardens/Zoo

$5 admission to the Main Garden, including the Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden. Tickets must be purchased at the gate. $8 discounted parking is available online. Special Labor Day Weekend activities include a beekeeper visit, Home Depot kids workshop, petting zoo, live music and a red, white and blue strol... 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

North Dallas Toy Show

January 03, 2015 to December 05, 2015
Valley View Center Mall
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Category: Children & Family

NORTH DALLAS TOY SHOW - Saturday, January 3rd at the Valley View Center Mall (INSIDE: Dallas Party Rentals Store, 1st Floor) 13331 Preston Road, Dallas, Texas 75240. Show Hours: 9am - 3pm Hot Wheels, Action Figures, Comic Books, Collectible Toys, Transformers, Matchbox cars, Star Wars, Batman, Marvel Legends, DC Comi... more

Old Time Music Jam

September 05, 2015 to October 17, 2015
Dallas Heritage Village

Category: Music & Concerts

Witness early Dallas law and order, settler style, on the Village’s Main Street. Performed by the Trinity River Desperados, visitors will get a firsthand view of the “Wild West” when a mild disagreement turns into a gun fight on Main Street. After the gun fight, visit with members of the Trinity River... 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

Promised Land Dairy Heavenly Taste Tour

September 05, 2015 to September 06, 2015
Klyde Warren Park

Category: Culinary & Food Tours

Flavor fans, prepare your taste buds for a special treat. Promised Land Dairy is coming to your city! Visit us and sample decadent milk flavors such as Midnight Chocolate, Mint Chocolate Chip and Pumpkin Spice. Fun giveaways and activities for the family abound on the Heavenly Taste Tour. See you there! more

S.O.S Stars Of Salsa! Free bachata class at Azure!

January 10, 2015 to January 09, 2016
Azure Upscale Club

Category: Theater & Dance

S.O.S Stars Of Salsa! Join us this Saturday at Azure in Addison! DJ Jose will be playing the best Bachata, Kizomba, Salsa, Top 40 and more. Free salsa & bachata lessons beginning at 9 P.M. Azure Upscale Night Club! Enjoy a great night of dancing on our wooden floor. Azure offers lots of seating and serves food unt... more


September 04, 2015 to September 06, 2015
Terry Costa

Category: Fashion & Shopping

Join us for the Fall Sherri Hill Couture Trunk Show! The couture line from Sherri Hill features fabulous beading, beautiful fabrics, and stunning designs. Call to schedule an appointment with Sergio, In House Designer and Pagaent Consultant. (972) 385-6100 more

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