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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.

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4th Annual Sounds of Mexico Concert

Presented by the Greater Irving Las Colinas Chamber of Commerce Irving Sister Cities program, this lively concert is a celebration of the music of Guanajuato. Featuring Felipe Ramirez, Pianist; Diana Muñoz, Soprano; Juan Miguel López, Tenor and Antonio Hermosillo V, Baritone. more

Fireworks & Dinner Cruise on Lake Grapevine

August 01, 2014
Silver Lake Marina
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Category: Culinary

Join us for fun-filled dinner cruises aboard the "Tejas", our custom houseboat charter. We will be serving dinner while cruising Lake Grapevine. Refreshments are non-alcoholic. BYOB. Enjoy the breathtaking views of the fireworks over the lake and a relaxing evening afloat. Please check-in promptly at the mari... more

Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell: An Evening of Music and Comedy

August 01, 2014
Winspear Opera House

Category: Music & Concerts

Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell: An Evening of Music and Comedy will perform at 8 p.m. on Friday, August 1, 2014 at the Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House in the Dallas Arts District. Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell is part of the Capital One Bank Bra... more Boob-olution

August 01, 2014
Nappy Shoppe

Category: General

On August 1, over 2,000 moms nationwide have pledged to breastfeed in public to fight the stigma associated with nursing in public as a part of Boob-olution. Come out to support the cause in the DFW area at Nappy Shoppe in Plano where moms are encouraged to breastfeed together, get advice from a lactation con... more

Dallas Arboretum August Dollar Days

August 01, 2014 to August 31, 2014
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

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

Alice in Wonderland

August 01, 2014 to August 10, 2014
Art Centre Theatre

Category: Theater & Dance

Alice and the wonderful characters from Lewis Carroll's classic tale bring crazy fun to the ACT stage! Join the Cheshire Cat, the Mad Hatter, the Queen of Hearts, and all the other colorful personalities! more

Alzheimer’s Support Group

June 01, 2014 to December 01, 2014
Parsons House Preston Hollow
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Category: Lectures & Workshops

Parsons House Preston Hollow will begin offering monthly Alzheimer’s Support Groups, sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association, to provide an opportunity for families, friends and caregivers to share their experiences and receive support from others coping with Alzheimer’s disease. Participants will gai... 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

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

Broadway Boot Camp

July 28, 2014 to August 01, 2014
Aaron Family JCC of Dallas

Category: Children & Family

Does your child dream of being on Broadway or simply love the performing arts? A Class Act NY is Manhattan’s award-winning acting studio for kids and teens and will be bringing their One-Week Broadway Camp taught by a Broadway performer to the Aaron Family JCC of Dallas! This is a five day camp that meets from 9 a... 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 CASA Parade of Playhouses

August 01, 2014 to August 17, 2014
NorthPark Center
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Category: General

Come and see the specially designed and constructed children’s playhouses on display at NorthPark Center. Generous corporations and sponsors build and donate the imaginative playhouses. Purchase a raffle ticket for a chance to win a playhouse. It is free to view the playhouses at NorthPark, on display from Augus... 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

Deep Ellum Outdoor Market

StartedJuly 01, 2013
Deep Ellum
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Category: Free

The Deep Ellum Outdoor Market features local artists, live music, and food trucks in Dallas most unique neighborhood. The 2800 block of Main St is shut down to make a walkable, urban area. DEOM meets every 3rd Saturday of the Month between 11am and 5pm. more

DFW swap Meet

November 01, 2013 to August 01, 2014

Category: Expos/Trade Shows

thousands of classic cars and parts for sale. 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

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

Food Truck Fridays

April 18, 2014 to August 22, 2014
Dallas Luxury Realty
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Category: Culinary

Uptown Food Truck Friday Skip the lunchtime lines this Friday and enjoy some of Dallas' best food trucks all in one place. And then maybe go straight to happy hour. It's fine. We talked to your boss and he's calling it quits early this week. Something about a very cold beer. Starting Friday April 18th 2014 and running ... more

Free At The Foundry: Music Schedule

August 01, 2014 to December 27, 2014
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 the website. August 1 | The Yawpers w/ Public ... 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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