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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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10-02-2014

One-Day Events

100 Days Of Music

Celebrating 100 hotels with 100 live performances. Join us for a performance featuring Blue October at the Aloft Dallas Downtown. more

Concerts at the Arboretum: The Molly Ringwalds

Tonight's concert features The Molly Ringwalds, Sponsored by Storage Assessments, LLC.. Concert guests can bring their own picnic or purchase dinner from the popular food trucks such as Ruthie's Rolling Café, Cajun Tailgators, Easy Slider and So-Cal Tacos. No alcohol is sold on site, but attendees may bring t... more

Ladies' Night Out

October 02, 2014
iT'Z Family Food & Fun
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Category: General

Please join us for a special Ladies' Night Out event, where you will enjoy a discounted buffet, games, attractions, and on-site retailers who will be providing coupons, services, and more! The $9.99 package includes: buffet, drink, a $10 game card, a game of bowling, shoes, and a complimentary gift bag. Space is limited.... more

Paolo Nutini at Granada Theater

October 02, 2014
Granada Theater

Category: Music & Concerts

Just one listen to Paolo Nutini's magnificent third long-player Caustic Love reveals exactly why it was worth the wait. It's been five years since the towering success of its 2009 predecessor, Sunny Side Up, which like the 27-year-old Paisley-bord singer's 2006 debut These Days, sold a staggering 1.5 million copies in th... 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

2014 Fall Meeting of Champions for American Quarter Horses

September 19, 2014 to November 15, 2014
Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie
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Category: Sports - Other

Lone Star Park at Grand Prairie, a Class I racetrack operated by Global Gaming Solutions LLC, offers the 2014 Fall Meeting of Champions for American Quarter Horses beginning September 19. Lone Star Park is also home to the multi-million dollar simulcast racebook, sports bar and event venue, Bar & Book. The 36,000 squ... 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

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

ENCOUNTERS

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

Katy Perry with Special Guest Tegan and Sara

October 02, 2014 to October 03, 2014
American Airlines Center
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Category: Music & Concerts

International superstar, Katy Perry, is coming to American Airlines Center on October 2-3. She will be touring in support of PRISM. more

New York City Comes To Dallas!

October 02, 2014 to October 16, 2014


Category: Fashion & Shopping

New York City comes to Dallas! City Sample Sales is coming to the DDD for only 2 weeks! We bring you high-end designer apparel and accessories straight from the streets of New York City for 75-95% off retail! October 2-16th from 9am-6pm (excluding Sundays). Don’t miss this incredible event! Be one of the first 100... 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

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

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

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

Simply Beautiful: Photographs from National Geographic

July 12, 2014 to November 16, 2014
Irving Arts Center
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Category: Galleries & Exhibits

Assembled by award-winning National Geographic photographer Annie Griffiths, the exhibit features more than 50 photographs that cover the Society’s core mission areas: exploration, wildlife, cultures, science, and nature. more

State Fair of Texas 2014

September 26, 2014 to October 19, 2014
Fair Park Dallas

Categories: Children & Family | Seasonal/Holiday/Festivals | Parks/Gardens/Zoo

The 2014 State Fair of Texas will run from Friday, September 26, 2014 to Sunday, October 19, 2014. Texas Discovery Gardens gets Fresh for the Fair! Enjoy great exhibits and kid-friendly fun. Extended hours 10 am to 7 pm; half priced admission. State Fair fees and parking apply during the fair. more

The Goss-Michael Foundation Presents Adam Ball ‘The Space Between’

September 04, 2014 to October 04, 2014
The Goss-Michael Foundation

Category: Galleries & Exhibits

The Goss-Michael Foundation presents The Space Between, a major solo show of new work from British artist Adam Ball. Curated by The Future Tense, the show opens to the public on Friday 5th September with the show continuing through October 4th, and will see the debut of a series of new and highly anticipated works across... more

Tomorrow Come Today

September 17, 2014 to October 11, 2014
Undermain Theater - Deep Ellum

Category: Theater & Dance

Undermain Theatre is thrilled to bring the World Premiere of Gordon Dahlquist’s Tomorrow Come Today to their home in Deep Ellum at 3200 Main Street. Tomorrow Come Today is a world premiere Science-Fiction drama set in a not-too-distant future where technological advances have enabled the wealthy to cheat death, t... more

Uptown Jazz Dallas Live on the Lawn at Klyde Warren Park

September 18, 2014 to October 02, 2014
Klyde Warren Park
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Categories: Music & Concerts | Parks/Gardens/Zoo

Dallas' largest jazz stage returns for Season Two with an expanded program spanning the summer and fall. Six amazing ‘free' jazz performances starring our region's best emerging recording artists along with some fun interactive themes produced by programming partner Uptown Jazz Dallas | The International Jazz ... more

10-03-2014

One-Day Events

“Taste of the Southern Hemisphere” Wine Tasting

October 03, 2014
Pappas Bros. Steakhouse
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Category: Culinary

On Friday evening, October 3, Pappas Bros. Steakhouse is hosting the “Taste of the Southern Hemisphere” Wine Tasting. Guests will taste sensational wines that will transport them to some of the greatest regions in the Southern Hemisphere. Pappas Bros. Steakhouse Dallas Master Sommelier Barbara Werley and her ... more

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