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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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Chrysalis Day Camp

Explore the different stages of a butterfly’s life and meet some of our fascinating caterpillars! Learn the difference between a chrysalis and a cocoon and learn about the most interesting residents of each! Pack a lunch for your child – we provide a healthy afternoon snack. (For children in 2nd-5th grade) more


July 23, 2014
The Rustic

Category: Music & Concerts

This duo from Dallas sold 500,000 records over six albums (two for major label A&M) and toured three continents, nine countries, and 44 states over a decade-long career. After a five-year breakup, in 2002 the duo reconvened as Jackopierce. Today Jack O’Neill and Cary Pierce have a renewed creative vigor, mutual... more


July 23, 2014
Club Dada
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Category: Music & Concerts

Red Bull Sound Select Presents: Dallas is a monthly live music showcase that highlights some of the city’s most exciting new artists and is carefully curated by credible voices that drive music influence. The event series features local artists on the rise and each month the showcase rotates to a different iconic v... 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

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

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

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

Decks in the House

October 30, 2013 to October 29, 2014
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Category: Music & Concerts

Paul Parades will be playing his Paradise Live show every Wednesday at Sisu! 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

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

GO TEXAN Restaurant Roundup

July 21, 2014 to July 27, 2014
Various Locations
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Category: Culinary

Dine Out to Benefit Food Banks During Annual GO TEXAN Restaurant Round-Up, July 21-27.  The Texas Department of Agriculture’s annual GO TEXAN Restaurant Round-Up presented by Farm Credit is a the only weeklong statewide dine-out event that highlights restaurants serving local Texas products. Plus, you’ll... more

Hard Rock Cafe LIVE MUSIC

May 07, 2014 to December 24, 2014
Hard Rock Cafe
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Category: Music & Concerts

The Hard Rock Cafe Dallas introduces LIVE Music Wednesday. Come on out every Wednesday night for local live music. Shows start at 7:30 p.m. more

Hawaiian Falls Summer Camps

June 09, 2014 to August 08, 2014
Hawaiian Falls Waterparks

Category: General

Hawaiian Falls summer camp programs for all seven North Texas waterparks are now available to book online. Hawaiian Falls offers several Splash Camps: Camp H20, Junior Lifeguard Camp, and a Leader in Training Program. The five-day camps will take place 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. Monday through Friday, June 9 - August 11 (except ... more

Hidden World of WWI

July 16, 2014 to July 25, 2014
One Arts Plaza
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Categories: Galleries & Exhibits | Free

Dallas Doctor, Artist and Explorer Dr. Jeffrey Gusky Presents a Collection of Images Never Seen Before Selected pieces of The Hidden World of WWI collection will be on display in the commercial lobby of One Arts Plaza as part of their rotation of art exhibits within the building. This is the first exhibition of The Hidd... 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

Les Miserables

June 27, 2014 to August 10, 2014
Wyly Theatre

Category: Theater & Dance

The most popular musical in the world takes over the Wyly Theatre. In this thrilling new DTC production you will be immersed in this beloved story in a way you've never experienced it before: surrounded by the passion of the French revolution; engulfed by the romantic music; and overwhelmed by the experience of hope, red... more

LuminArte Gallery presents: ColombiARTE July 19 – 29, 2014

July 19, 2014 to July 29, 2014
LuminArte Gallery
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

ColombiARTE 2014, the second installment of a three part exhibition celebrating Colombian Independence Day, features artworks in a variety of media and styles and opens at LuminArte Gallery on July 19th, with a reception from 7-10pm. This showcase of contemporary Colombian artwork is a continuation of the summer exhibiti... more

Mark Grotjahn Sculpture

May 31, 2014 to August 17, 2014
Nasher Sculpture Center
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

Los Angeles-based artist Mark Grotjahn came to prominence for large, richly worked paintings that evoke aspects of contemporary discourse. In two different series-the Face and the Butterfly paintings-Grotjahn used essential subjects to explore textures, colors, and form with refreshing boldness and almost hallucinogenic ... more

Museum Forum for Teachers: Modern and Contemporary Art

July 21, 2014 to July 25, 2014
Nasher Sculpture Center
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

Museum Forum for Teachers: Modern and Contemporary Art is an immersive week-long summer program for educators presented by The Warehouse, Nasher Sculpture Center, Dallas Museum of Art, Kimbell Art Museum, and Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. 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

Pandas: The Journey Home 3D

May 24, 2014 to October 01, 2014
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
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Category: Children & Family

National Geographic Entertainment is proud to bring Pandas: The Journey Home to the world! Audiences will fall in love with this iconic, delightful creature and better understand the desperate plight of pandas in the wild. The filmmakers were granted unprecedented access to the Wolong Panda Conservation Centre, to bring ... more

Saturated: Dye-Decorated Cloths from North and West Africa

August 16, 2013 to October 12, 2014
Dallas Museum of Art
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Categories: Galleries & Exhibits | Free

Saturated: Dye-Decorated Cloths from North and West Africa focuses on and celebrates the dyer's art from North and West Africa, including the countries of Morocco, Tunisia, Algeria, Côte d'Ivoire, Nigeria, and Cameroon. more

Summer Arts Intensive Education Training Program With The Masters

July 14, 2014 to July 26, 2014
Clarence Muse Café Theatre
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Categories: Diversity | Lectures & Workshops

This intensive one-on-one training program is specifically designed for students who wish to further their careers in the performing arts... music, theatre and dance. The program culminates with a public recital. A Joint partnership with TBAAL and BIG THOUGHT. more

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