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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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11-29-2014

One-Day Events

Christmas Lights, Chocolate & Sips Tour

Christmas Lights, Chocolate & Sips Tour -- Saturday, November 29, 2014 -- 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m . View holiday lights in style on our private bus! Begin by tasting scrumptious treats at such chocolate venues as Nib Chocolate, Dude, Sweet Chocolate and Village Baking Company (venues may be different depending on th... more

FRAMED at Mokah Gallery

Mokah Gallery is partnering once again with the University of Dallas for its annual fundraiser show! Half of the proceeds will fund our gallery for this year, and the other half will go to UD's Graduate Art Program. All of the pieces were donated by local artists, and on NOVEMBER 29 from 6-9pm, we will be auctioning them... more

Jack Mason Tailgate Party at The Mat

November 29, 2014
Mc Kinney Avenue Tanern
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Category: General

Come hang out on the Jack Mason Airstream for a little Baylor and Mississippi game action. Play games, drink beer, and kick back. Jack Mason Brand will be bringing the gear to support your favorite teams! more

Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars / Hope & Health Benefit for Sierra Leone

November 29, 2014
Lakewood Theatre
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Category: Music & Concerts

Steeped in old school Reggae, funky African grooves, and tribal chants, Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars radiate joy, passion for life, and love of their fellow man. Since forming in a refugee camp during the civil war, Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars have released four albums, topped world music charts, toured the wor... more

Holidays at GeO-Deck at Reunion Tower

November 28, 2014 to December 23, 2014
Reunion Tower GeO-Deck
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Categories: Children & Family | Seasonal/Holiday/Festivals

GeO-Deck offers visits with Santa and other flurries of fun. more

Multi-Day Events

2theXtreme: MathAlive!

October 07, 2014 to January 04, 2015
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
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Categories: Children & Family | Galleries & Exhibits

2theXtreme: MathAlive! is designed to inspire, spark the imagination and reveal not only the math at work, but the infinite possibilities of math. The exhibition brings to life all the mathematics behind what kids love most - video games, sports, fashion, music, space, robotics and more. Innovative technologies and hands... more

A Christmas Carol

November 25, 2014 to December 27, 2014
Wyly Theatre

Categories: Seasonal/Holiday/Festivals | Theater & Dance

Dallas Theater Center's A Christmas Carol - this delightfully re-imagined take on Dickens' enduring classic returns as Dallas' newest "must-see" holiday tradition. more

All Creatures Great and Small: Christmas at the White House 2002

November 22, 2014 to January 13, 2015
George W. Bush Presidential Center

Category: Galleries & Exhibits

All Creatures Great and Small: Christmas at the White House 2002 will be the second in a series of exhibits that serve as the foundation for holiday celebrations at the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum. That year, the White House Christmas theme celebrated the important role animals play in the White House.... 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

Christmas Tour of Lights

November 28, 2014 to December 30, 2014
Farmers Branch Historical Park
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Category: Children & Family

The Tour of Lights is a drive-thru animated display that will amaze you with over 500,000 twinkling lights. You'll travel through a variety of different scenes, each with their own theme, from fantasy to patriotic. There's festive holiday music and the grand finale is our animated show in the Farmers Branch Historical Pa... 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 & Food Tours

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

DallasCityTour.com

April 25, 2014 to April 23, 2017
DallasCityTour

Category: JFK

DallasCityTour.com 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

Drawn to Action: The Life and Work of Arthur Szyk

Arthur Szyk, a Polish-Jewish refugee who ultimately settled in the US during WWII was a tireless advocate for democracy, the West, and the anti-fascism. His elaborate and ornate political cartoons were featured on the covers of many of the most prominent American wartime magazines and journals. Szyk was also a passionate... 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

Galapagos 3D: Nature's Wonderland (film)

In the vastness of the Pacific Ocean, there is a paradise unlike any other: the Galapagos. Amongst these remote volcanic islands, life has played out over millions of years in relative isolation. The result is a wonderland of nature, with a remarkable collection of plants and charismatic animals that have all adapted to ... more

Gift of Lights 2014

November 26, 2014 to January 01, 2015


Category: Seasonal/Holiday/Festivals

Gift of Lights at Texas Motor Speedway Come out to the Texas Motor Speedway for Gift of Lights 2014 and drive the entire family through a brand-new array of twinkling lights to jump-start the holiday spirit. Gift of Lights, now brought to you by Christmas by Zenith, is a drive-through spectacular with over 600 unique LE... 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

Prairie Lights

November 27, 2014 to January 04, 2015
Lynn Creek Park at Joe Pool Lake
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Category: Seasonal/Holiday/Festivals

Opening Thanksgiving night, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014, Prairie Lights, 5700 Lake Ridge Parkway, Grand Prairie, Texas, the always-popular two-mile drive featuring four million lights that drew 120,000 visitors in 2013, will be better than ever in 2014 with new custom displays. Prairie Lights will be open from 6-9 p.m. Sun... more

Provocations: The Architecture and Design of Heatherwick Studio

September 13, 2014 to January 04, 2015
Nasher Sculpture Center
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

The Nasher Sculpture Center is pleased to present Provocations: The Architecture and Design of Heatherwick Studio from September 13, 2014 to January 4, 2015. This represents the first major museum exhibition of the work of Thomas Heatherwick and his studio in North America. The Nasher Sculpture Center is open Tuesday thr... more

Remington College Dallas Campus offers free salon services for food drive donations

November 04, 2014 to November 29, 2014
The Salon at Remington College

Category: General

Remington College is again holding its “Cuts for Cause” event to collect food for families in need. Throughout November, anyone who brings in a can of food or other non-perishable food donation gets a free haircut, manicure, or pedicure. The salon services will be provided by students and instructors in th... more

Robots 3D (film)

November 01, 2014 to March 22, 2015
Perot Museum of Nature and Science
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Category: Children & Family

What does it take to make a “humanoid” robot – a robot who can do anything we can do but without the benefit of a human brain? This is the challenge for scientists now as they create robots who are becoming eerily like the people who are making them. Fascinating and fun, Robots 3D shows the latest devel... more

Salvation Army Angel Tree at Galleria Dallas

November 11, 2014 to December 10, 2014
Galleria Dallas
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Category: Seasonal/Holiday/Festivals

Adopt an angel through the Salvation Army Angel Tree this holiday season and help others in need. Nov. 7 – Dec. 10 more

Savor the Town Winery, Pizza, Chocolate and Jazz Tour, presented by Dallas by Chocolate

March 29, 2014 to March 28, 2015
Two Corks and a Bottle
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Category: Culinary & Food Tours

Get set for a fun evening that starts with a wine tasting, pizza and cheeseboard at Two Corks and a Bottle. Then board a luxury private bus and sample some of Dallas' finest chocolate temptations at venues including CocoAndre Chocolatier and Kessler Cookie Company (a/k/a Kessler Baking Company)! Our bus will whisk us ... more

Scattered Light by Artist Jim Campbell

November 27, 2014 to December 24, 2014
NorthPark Center

Category: Children & Family

A spectacular installation by renowned artist Jim Campbell, entitled Scattered Light, will draw visitors to CenterPark with a cascading grid of flickering light. The three-dimensional work, which was recently on view at Madison Square Park in New York City, features 1,800 dangling light bulbs flickering into shadowy fig... more

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