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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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funnybone lounge

May 22, 2015

Category: Music & Concerts

Funnybone Lounge Present: Dinner & Live Music with Joyce Spencer & Expressions, along with host comedian and KEBN Radio Personality Thomas "T-Nu" Newell. Award winning recording artist Joyce Spencer will bring the house down with smooth jazz and old school music. Come out for great music, food and ju... more

Landscapes of Mothering and Somewhere in Texas

Somewhere in Texas - Devyn Gaudet Through the use of image and text, Somewhere in Texas sets out to creatively document the great State of Texas that we call home. Through juxtaposing familiar images of the Texas landscape with unfamiliar details about the State itself Somewhere in Texas explores the gap between the ve... more

Nellie McKay

May 22, 2015
Granada Theater

Category: Music & Concerts

Singer/songwriter and actress Nellie McKay is releasing the followup to 2010’s Home Sweet Mobile Home this year with My Weekly Reader on March 24. It’s a ’60s covers album that has her taking on songs by The Beatles, The Kinks, Crosby Stills & Nash, Small Faces, Frank Zappa, Herman’s Hermits, ... more

Rally for Nepal

May 22, 2015
Klyde Warren Park
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Category: Free

Please join us for a small rally to support earthquake victims in Nepal at Klyde Warren Park in downtown Dallas. It's an informational event to learn more about the earthquake, ground realities and also has some activities. We will have informational booths, face painting, heenah, T-shirt sales, and an acoustic musical... 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

WhoDunnit JFK Book Signing and Tour

September 22, 2014 to September 22, 2015
Lee Harvey Oswald Rooming House
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Category: JFK

Gayle Nix Jackson, the author of the most talked about JFK book on the market now, will be the first author featured in our inaugural debut of the JFK Whodunnit Tour for September 22 , 2014. Author of the book "Orville Nix: The Missing JFK Assassination Film" Gayle will be signing autographs and selling her boo... more

Multi-Day Events

20 Years: The Collector

May 16, 2015 to June 20, 2015
PDNB Gallery
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

PDNB Gallery is happy to celebrate its 20th Anniversary with a show featuring highlights from the past 20 years. Most of the photographs that will be exhibited will be on loan from collectors. Artists included in this exhibition are Keith Carter, Chema Madoz, Esteban Pastorino Diaz, Bill Owens, Marta Maria Perez Bravo, G... 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

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

April 25, 2014 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

Distillery Tours

November 14, 2014 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

Free at The Foundry

May 01, 2015 to June 13, 2015
The Foundry

Category: Music & Concerts

Head over to West Dallas’ favorite venue for live music, drinks & grub. Grab a seat outside on the patio, sip on one of our local beers and settle in while musicians from both near and far take the stage. No cover. For more information, call 214-749-1112 or visit May 1 | Lera Lynn | 9 p.m. May... more

Friday Night Social

May 08, 2015 to July 10, 2015
Pho House

Category: General

You Are Cordially Invited To FRIDAY NIGHT SOCIAL @ PHO HOUSE. This Weekly Event is RATED M for Mature and features TOP SHELF Drink Specials & The PHO HOUSE Full Menu. Reverse Happy Hour $5 Crown & Down [ 10-11p] (9p-2a) **No Athletic Attire** **Valet Parking Available** {Book Your Birthday Party Today By... 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

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: Terra Firma Architecture and Landscape May 9th - June 20th, 2015

May 09, 2015 to June 20, 2015
LuminArte Gallery
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

LuminArte presents an international exhibition of paintings, photography and video ranging from plein air compositions to surreal landscapes and architectural abstractions. This eclectic exhibition of artworks, depicting views of the natural world juxtaposed with cityscapes, opens on May 9th with an artist reception from... 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

Memorial Day Weekend At The Arboretum

Celebrate Memorial Day weekend at the Dallas Arboretum. -In the Pecan Grove, children of all ages can enjoy a petting zoo and face painting all weekend long from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. -On Friday, May 22, families can decorate strollers and wagons from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. for the Memorial Day Stroller and Wagon Parade that... more

Michael Kenna: France

May 16, 2015 to August 01, 2015
PDNB Gallery
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

This will be PDNB Gallery's fourth solo exhibition for the renowned landscape photographer, Michael Kenna. This very special show will highlight photographs of France taken in the past several decades. The exhibition follows the release of his latest book, FRANCE, by Nazraeli Press, and his exhibition in Paris at Le Mus&... more

Northern Form

May 15, 2015 to June 19, 2015
Cydonia Gallery
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

CYDONIA is pleased to present BRONWEN SLEIGH’S FIRST SOLO EXHIBITION IN THE UNITED STATES. NORTHERN FORM OPENS WITH A RECEPTION ON FRIDAY, MAY 15 FROM 6:00PM UNTIL 8:00PM. THE SHOW RUNS UNTIL FRIDAY, JUNE 19. Sleigh’s practice articulates architectonic sensibilities and its ideological underpinnings.  The ... 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

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

Taste of The Bishop Arts District food and historical walking tour, presented by Dallas Bites!

March 30, 2014 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

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