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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

All-Jazz For Charity Night!

August 02, 2015
The Kitchen Cafe
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Category: Music & Concerts

What's planned? 4 hours of swingin' jazz from some of the best musicians in DFW! Here's the lineup: Set 1; 6-8pm: 6-6:45 - The Clay Pritchard Trio The Clay Pritchard Trio consists of musicians Jonathan Fisher(bass) and Lupe Barrera(drums), whom are Dallas staples. If you are familiar with the jazz scene, then you've h... more

Dallas Bites Taste Tours - Taste of the Bishop Arts Walking & Historical Tour

August 02, 2015
Instructions when tickets purchased.

Category: Culinary & Food Tours

Tour the eclectic and amazing Bishop Arts District on foot: Dallas Grilled Cheese Company, Hunky's, Dude, Sweet Chocolate and Veracruz Mesoamerican Cafe for generous samples (a LOT of food!). Learn the history of Oak Cliff, the unique Bishop Arts neighborhood where Bonnie met Clyde, trolleys ruled and many Dallas' most l... more

Strikes For Strays 2015

August 02, 2015
Plano Super Bowl

Category: General

Family friendly bowling event and Silent Auction raising funds for the League of Animal Protectors, a local animal rescue group. Includes 2 hours of bowling with shoes provided, free desert bar, huge silent auction, great goodie bag, and a chance to win door prizes. more

Multi-Day Events

Free School Supplies Through MetroPCS & After-School All-Stars

August 02, 2015
MetroPCS

Category: Free

School is almost back in session, are you ready? MetroPCS and After-School All-Stars North Texas want children to be prepared to start the school year off right! Parents can stop by one of sixteen participating MetroPCS locations in the Dallas/Fort Worth area between July 30-August 23 for FREE school supplies and ice po... more

410 Line Dancers Weekly Line Dance Class

February 08, 2015 to August 02, 2015
Sandunag Dance Studios
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Category: General

Want to learn the latest in Urban R&B Line dancing? Come learn line dancing from the 410 Line Dancers, Dallas/Fort Worth's Premiere location for learning R&B and Hip-Hop Line dancing. Take advantage of the 5 Star Line Dance Course on Sunday nights where we go through the line dances you know and the line dances ... 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

AT&T Performing Arts Center Presents Motown The Musical

July 21, 2015 to August 09, 2015
Winspear Opera House

Category: Theater & Dance

Directed by Charles Randolph-Wright, Motown is the real story of the one-of-a-kind sound that hit the airwaves in 1959 and changed our culture forever. The show charts Motown Founder Berry Gordy's journey from featherweight boxer to the heavyweight music mogul who launched the careers of Diana Ross, Michael Jackson, Stev... 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

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

DallasCityTour.com

January 02, 2015 to April 23, 2017
DallasCityTour

Category: JFK

DallasCityTour.com 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

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

Junior Players presents A Midsummer Night’s Dream, A Bollywood Spectacular!

July 28, 2015 to August 02, 2015
Samuell - Grand Amphi-Theatre

Category: Theater & Dance

The Bard goes Bollywood this summer as the participants of Junior Players' Discover Shakespeare program present A Midsummer Night’s Dream will all of the excitement that Bollywood has to offer. Performances are Tuesday, July 28, 2015 – Sunday, August 2, 2015 at the Samuell-Grand Park Amphitheater. Gates open... 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

One Day In A Love War

July 31, 2015 to August 02, 2015
Addison Conference and Theater Center

Category: Theater & Dance

In this stage play production set on a hot summer night in Dallas TX, a battle is brewing between an incompetent husband whose expectations of marriage are unrealistic, and his entitled wife, with secrets that are detrimental to their 5 year marriage. While a younger brother struggles with his older brother to keep his i... 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

Parent and child classes

July 05, 2015 to August 23, 2015
Brahma Kumaris Meditation Center
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Category: General

A class for helping families explore values of peace,love,respect, and happiness so that children may grow up with self-respect and respect for others. Join us to explore how to help children be peaceful, respectful and happy. Our parenting classes provide an opportunity for parents to explore the values of love and p... more

Repticon Dallas Reptile & Exotic Animal Show

August 01, 2015 to August 02, 2015
Knights of Columbus Center
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Category: Children & Family

Repticon Dallas is a reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise as well as live animal seminars and frequent free raffles for coveted prizes. Exciting, educational, family-oriented fun for everyone! Hours: Saturday: 10:00am-5:00pm (VIP Entry at 9:00am) Sunday: 10:0... more

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Legends

July 29, 2015 to August 09, 2015
American Airlines Center
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Category: Children & Family

Behold the living legends! In an all-new show, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey® Presents LEGENDSSM unveils the unbelievable to Children Of All AgesTM . Experience epic family fun as legendary circus artists from around the globe perform awe-inspiring feats of daring, spectacles of strength and thrills of wonde... more

San Francisco Giants vs Texas Rangers

July 31, 2015 to August 02, 2015
Globe Life Park in Arlington
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Categories: Children & Family | Sports - Baseball

Texas Rangers play the San Francisco Giants at Globe Life Park in Arlington. Baseball. more

Skyline Trapeze

April 03, 2015 to April 03, 2016
Skyline Trapeze
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Category: General

Dallas's 1st recreational Flying Trapeze rig. Open to the public for either trial swings or a full 2 hour class. Unleash Your Inner Circus and come fly with us! 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

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

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