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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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"Summertime" The Stage Play

July 26, 2014

Category: Theater & Dance

For most teens the summer break entails, unlimited hours of sleep, fun with friends, and catching up with distant family members. But for Kyla Baker, this summer is anything but fun. A summer filled with hurt, betrayal, and loneliness; Kyla tries to take this summer and move forward with her life only to be pulled back i... more

A Toast to Fight Poverty

July 26, 2014
The Art of Wine
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Category: Diversity

Here’s a great way to support your community while enjoying fine wines and wonderful food. “A Toast to Fight Poverty” will offer wine tasting, appetizers and good company – with all proceeds going to benefit a pair of worthy local community service organizations. The event will be hosted by Th... more

Big Hoss TV Ultimate Drive-In

July 26, 2014
Texas Motor Speedway

Category: Children & Family

Pack up your family, the lounge chairs...even your cooler...and enjoy awesome summer movies presented on the world's largest High Definition screen in the infield at Texas Motor Speedway! July 26: The Lego Movie more

Capital One Presents the Latin Homeownership Social Hour

July 26, 2014
Lazaranda Mexican Seafood Grll

Category: Free

Join Capital One and Friends as we present the Latin Homeownership Social Hour this Saturday at Lazaranda in Addison Texas. Whether you plan to purchase a home next month or next year this is the place to get helpful advise all while in a social setting. Mortgage Consultants and Loan Officers will be available to answer... more

Dallas' Best BBQ & Brewery Tour, presented by Dallas Bites!

July 26, 2014
Babb Brothers BBQ & Blues
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Category: Culinary

We'll start at Babb Brothers BBQ in Trinity Groves for some terrific Q, then head to Deep Ellum Brewing Company to sample great beers, along with BBQ from world-famous Pecan Lodge. Plus meat from Off the Bone BBQ, Mike Anderson's and other BBQ havens. Join the party! Includes bus transportation, water and soft drinks ... more

Fascinating World of Butterflies

Discover the fascinating world of butterflies with Dale Clark, co-founder of the Dallas County Lepidopterist Society. The class begins at Texas Discovery Gardens and ends with a field trip by caravan to Dale’s butterfly farm south of Dallas. The farm is not usually open to the public. This is your chance to explore... more

Galleria Dallas Showtime Saturdays Presents: Darren Collins

July 26, 2014
Galleria Dallas
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Categories: Children & Family | Free

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. Darren Collins will perform using juggling and magic and will also teach puppetry. Located near the Children's Play Place and Nordstrom on Level 3. more

Mariachi Sol de Mexico Concert

July 26, 2014
Murchison Performing Arts Center

Category: Music & Concerts

The July 26 concert by the Grammy-nominated group Mariachi Sol de Mexico led by Maestro Jóse Hernàndez features an opening performance by Mariachi Quetzal. The concert is the culminating event of the UNT Mariachi Aguilitas Summer Camp. 6 p.m. VIP Reception Tickets: $75 (includes premium seating for the con... more

Nerv Gallery and Studios presents Steve Breerwood: Past and Pending

July 26, 2014
Nerv Gallery and Studios
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

Nerv Gallery and Studios presents Steve Breerwood: Past & Pending with an opening reception July 26, 2014 from 5-8pm. Three series of work will be exhibited, Song Paintings, a portion of Figurative Work called Human Resources, and The Portrait Series. Steve Breerwood is a painter based in Moore, Oklahoma who will be... 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

9th Big Year Murder Mystery Comedy At Southfork Hotel

July 11, 2014 to August 09, 2014
Southfork Hotel
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Category: Theater & Dance

Eight lucky guests will get to play suspects as one of the largest murder mystery companies in the nation kills you with laughter during a night of interactive fun and murder mystery comedy. Figure out "whodunnit" as you enjoy a Southfork buffet with two meat options, vegetables, salad, and dessert. Alcohol is ... more

Addison Summer Series: July Jazz

July 05, 2014 to July 26, 2014
Beckert Park
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Category: Free

Pack a picnic and gather up your family and friends for Addison’s annual Summer Series. Every Saturday in July, sit back, relax and enjoy evenings under the stars while listening to cool jazz. Pack a picnic for family and friends or grab a table at an Addison Circle restaurant for a peaceful evening. July 5, 2014... more

Arte Latino Contemporary Latin American Artists

June 14, 2014 to July 26, 2014
LuminArte Gallery
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

The second installment of Arte Latino at LuminArte Gallery opens on June 14 with a reception from 7-10 PM and will consist of 37 artists from 10 countries, including Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Mexico, Peru, Uruguay, USA and Venezuela. This electrifying selection of Latin American artwork includes paint... more

Broken the Musical

July 25, 2014 to August 15, 2014
Gilley's Dallas - The Lone Star Room
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Category: Theater & Dance

Broken is a story about tragedy. And about justice. But most of all, it’s a story about the power of the human spirit to overcome one of the most deeply personal and damaging events one can endure, rape. With an original story by Monica Martino and music by Aaron Fryklund, Broken follows the path of Mona as she ... 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

Dallas Bridal Show

July 26, 2014 to July 27, 2014
Dallas Market Hall

Categories: Expos/Trade Shows | Fashion & Shopping

Bridal Shows, Inc. gives brides a one-stop shopping opportunity to plan their complete wedding in one weekend at one location! Come to the Dallas Bridal Show, we will have over 300 wedding businesses with everything to plan your dream wedding. Visit with the experts and get to know the latest wedding trends. We'll hav... more

Dallas' Best Chocolate Finds Tour, presented by Dallas by Chocolate

March 29, 2014 to March 29, 2015
Krispy Kreme
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Category: Culinary

Dallas by Chocolate taste tours take you to sample the finest chocolate desserts, wines and gourmet foods in the Dallas area. Guests of all ages will enjoy riding around town on a private bus and learning how local artisanal chocolatiers and those with businesses related to chocolate (i.e. cheese makers, cookie makers,... more

April 25, 2014 to April 25, 2015
Heritage Tours, LLC

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

Devil's Bowl Speedway

April 05, 2014 to September 06, 2014

Category: Sports - Auto Racing

Sprint Car Hall of Fame member, Lanny and Beverly Edwards celebrate their 42nd Year of promoting the Southwest’s most famous dirt track. Devil’s Bowl continues it’s tradition as an innovator in bringing affordable auto racing entertainment to Texas race fans. Every Saturday night from mid March into Oc... 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


September 07, 2013 to September 06, 2014
Garland Boxing Gym
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Category: Sports - Other

Come out and get fit, train with a real life soldiers ,Active Duty Army and former military personnel and 3 certified Personal Trainers, and to top it off also learn some very valuable Self-Defense tactics. BRING THE FAMILY OUT LET GET FIT TOGETHER. $10, or $5 dollars if you bring someone. 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

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