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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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AT&T Performing Arts Center, AEG Live and KXT Radio Present Conor Oberst

September 21, 2014
Annette Strauss Square

Category: Music & Concerts

Conor Oberst will perform at 8 p.m. Sunday, September 21, 2014 at Annette Strauss Square in the Dallas Arts District. Conor Oberst is an American singer-songwriter from Omaha, Nebraska. He has been writing and recording music since 1993. In that time he has recorded and performed in many bands and musical collaboration... more

Boot Scootin', BBQ, & Block Party

September 21, 2014
Gilley's Dallas
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Category: Children & Family

Don't miss our first annual "Boot Scootin', BBQ, Block Party" to benefit Texas Loves Children's "Child Protection Connection"! This indoor family festival type event features great country music and dancing, fabulous Texas BBQ, and block party style games the whole family will enjoy. Come out & he... more

Chocolate Fandango Tour

September 21, 2014
Krispy Kreme Doughnuts
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Category: Culinary

$30 Sundays! Chocolate Fandango Tour -- Sunday, September 21, 2014 -- 1 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. We're on one sweet ride in search of the best chocolate around. Our trip includes a stop at the new Kate Weiser Chocolate, Nib Chocolate and Dude, Sweet Chocolate. Gotta love the scrumptiousness! Price includes transportation ... more

GDRA Supper Club Series-Dinner at Home with Phil Romano

September 21, 2014

Category: Culinary

Dinner at Home with Phil Romano, sponsored by Hotchkiss Insurance, will be an evening that sets Greater Dallas Restaurant Association apart as a source of dining experience and culinary innovation. We are offering a dinner that cannot be found anywhere else in the incredibly rich restaurant community of the greater Dall... more

Global Finale - Love for ONE

September 21, 2014
Brahma Kumaris Meditation Center
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Category: Free

BE PART OF THE GLOBAL FINALE on this day of International Peace Healing our world with the Light and Power of The Source Global Finale Join thousands of people across 135 countries on Sunday, September 21st, 2014. 6:30PM - 8:00PM followed by a light meal You are warmly invited to be extremely quiet while powerf... more

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition Run/Walk to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer

September 21, 2014
Globe Life Park
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Category: Sports - Run/Walk/Marathon

Join the NOCC Dallas/Forth Worth Chapter at our 14th Annual 5K Run/Walk to Break the Silence on Ovarian Cancer. Located at Globe Life Park in Arlington, this event includes: a scenic USATF-certified 5k running course, a 1 mile family friendly fun run, an Ovarian Cancer Survivor Parade, Country recording artist Derek Anth... more

Peace Day Dallas Awareness Adventure

As part of Peace Day Dallas, CISV-DFW and The Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance will present Awareness Adventure, a three-and-half mile loop with clues and answers regarding Dallas’ journey through history. The touring mobile app will guide participants through the city, highlighting Dallas... more

The Great Food Truck Rally

September 21, 2014
Reverchon Park

Categories: Culinary | Music & Concerts

The Great Texas Food Truck Rally is a gathering of the tastiest Dallas food trucks. The diverse patrons of the DFW area will undeniably bring their appetites to experience delicious gourmet dishes from a variety of food trucks. It is no secret that food trucks are all the rage and rally attendees can be sure to enjoy fee... more

To Have and To Hold Bridal Expo

September 21, 2014
Marriott Quorum

Category: Expos/Trade Shows

The To Have and To Hold Bridal Expo is an exciting and fun atmosphere for brides and their plus one (or two or three) to meet vendors and plan for their wedding all in one place. Each vendor has a passion for the wedding industry and enjoys meeting new brides and their families. more

Skyline Trapeze - Flying Trapeze Classes

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

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

Art Exhibition: The Cycles of the Fig Tree - Carlos Cázares

September 11, 2014 to November 23, 2014
St. Matthew's Cathedral Justus Sundermann Gallery
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

Carlos Cázares is a Mexican visual artist specializing in the disciplines of painting, sculpture, and graphics. His works have been exhibited in galleries across the United States and Mexico. Through his art, Cázares seeks to expose his heart to the light of the Creator, and constantly seeks a way to impres... more

Autumn At The Arboretum

September 20, 2014 to November 26, 2014
Dallas Arboretum
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Categories: Children & Family | Seasonal/Holiday/Festivals | Parks/Gardens/Zoo

  Autumn at the Arboretum is a fall favorite with more than 50,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash to create the nationally acclaimed Pumpkin Village. Many special events, photo opportunities and fun fall festivities take place all week long. Join us September 20-November 26 as the Arboretum transforms with th... more

Barbeque, Burgers, Tacos and Brewery Tour

September 18, 2014 to September 27, 2014
Babbs Brothers
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Category: Culinary

Barbeque, Burgers, Tacos and Brewery Tour -- Saturday, September 27, 2014 -- 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sample some of the best meat in these parts on a tour that includes Babb Brothers BBQ, Mike Anderson's BBQ, Offsite Kitchen (The Murph is one of the best burgers ever!), the unique choices at Velvet Taco, Community Brew... 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

CREATE Mixed-Media Retreat

September 17, 2014 to September 21, 2014
Night Hotel Dallas
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Category: Lectures & Workshops

In its first year, CREATE Texas brings together top mixed-media artist instructors from across the country to offer full-day and half-day workshops within 5 mixed media categories: Bookmaking & Art Journaling, Printmaking & Surface Design, Mixed Media Stitch, Collage & Assemblage, Mixed Media Jewelry. Partici... 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 23, 2017
Dallas City Tour

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

April 25, 2014 to April 23, 2017
Dallas City Tour

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


September 10, 2014 to October 31, 2014
The Dallas Center for Architecture
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

With the support of SPAIN arts & culture, the official Spanish cultural program in the U.S., Madrid-based architecture firm luis vidal + architects (LVA) will bring its innovative architectural exhibition, ENCOUNTERS, to the Dallas Center for Architecture from September 10-October 31. ENCOUNTERS made its U.S. de... more

Fighting the Fires of Hate: America and the Nazi Book Burnings

Fighting the Fires of Hate: America and the Nazi Book Burnings is a traveling exhibition produced by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Through historical photographs, documents, and films, it explores how the book burnings became a potent symbol in America’s battle against Nazism and why they continue to... 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

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

Munger Place Days - Tour of Historic Homes and Street Festival

September 19, 2014 to September 21, 2014
Munger Place Historic District - Old East Dallas

Category: Children & Family

A three-day celebration of Old East Dallas’ Munger Place Historic District, September 19-21, features a tour of beautifully preserved homes in the nation’s largest collection of Prairie-style residences. "Munger Place Days" will also feature a wine walk preview of homes, a historical exhibit, a symp... 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

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