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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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"OH, Christmas Trees" Featuring DJ Roy Roc @ Trees in Deep Ellum

December 19, 2014
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Category: Music & Concerts

Roy Roc Entertainment and O.T.H.E.R Worldwide Presents: "OH, Christmas Trees" Featuring DJ Roy Roc, also known as, The Official Chive DJ. Surprise opening DJ's to be announced, chive gear packages will be raffled off, surprises given away in VIP areas, and a portion of the proceeds for this event will be donate... more

“Miracle on 34th Street” by Breitling Youth Theatre

December 19, 2014
The Plaza Theatre

Categories: Children & Family | Theater & Dance

Kris Kringle, an elderly man in a retirement home, gets a job working as Santa for Macy's. Kris unleashes waves of good will with Macy's customers and the commercial world of New York City by referring parents to other stores to find exactly the toy their child has asked for. Seen as deluded and dangerous by Macy's voc... more

Christmas Lights, Chocolate & Sips Tour

Christmas Lights, Chocolate and Sips Tour -- Friday, December 19, 2014 -- 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 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 the t... more

GSO presents Holidays with the Symphony

December 19, 2014
Patty Granville Arts Center
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Category: Seasonal/Holiday/Festivals

CORELLI Christmas Concerto RESPIGHI The Adoration of the Magi MENOTTI Music from Amahl and the Night Visitors Plus lots of holiday favorites! more

PANOPTIKON’s Holiday Party w/ Zola Jesus CD Give-Aways

December 19, 2014
Red Light
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Category: General

PANOPTIKON’s Holiday Party w/ Zola Jesus CD Give-Aways Lord Byron & Son of Sam on the decks Evil M at the door $3 PANOPTIKbitch shots all night PAN GIFT EXCHANGE: We are starting a new tradition this holiday: PAN GIFT EXCHANGE. This is not mandatory and no one will know if you play or not – purely vol... more

Yuletide 3 Concert feat. Dave Barnes and Robbie Seay

December 19, 2014
The Laundry

Category: Music & Concerts

You’re invited to the snazziest Christmas party of the year, presented by University Laundry, Stripes Agency, Art House Dallas and ARO Productions. Yuletide 3 will feature music by Dave Barnes and Robbie Seay, food by Easy Sliders, Beer by Deep Ellum, and Oak Cliff Coffee with proceeds going to the local mentoring ... more

Dallas Symphony Christmas Pops

December 05, 2014 to December 21, 2014
Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

Categories: Seasonal/Holiday/Festivals | Music & Concerts

DSO's beloved holiday concert of festive, seasonal favorites. 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

“Sunset Boulevard” by Garland Civic Theatre

December 04, 2014 to December 27, 2014
The Patty Granville Arts Center

Category: Theater & Dance

Get ready for your close up! Andrew Lloyd Webber’s glorious, award-winning musical will transport you into the world of film noir as Sunset Boulevard weaves a magnificent tale of faded glory and unfulfilled ambition. Silent movie star Norma Desmond longs for a return to the big screen, having been discarded by ti... more

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 Charlie Brown Kind of Christmas

December 05, 2014 to December 21, 2014
Art Centre Theatre

Category: Theater & Dance

Join the cast of characters from the wonderful imagination of Charles Schulz, loved the world over for over half-a-century, in this special Christmas celebration! 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

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 & Food Tours

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

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

April 25, 2014 to April 23, 2017

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

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

Dogfish Head Days of Christmas

December 15, 2014 to December 19, 2014
Flying Saucer Addison

Category: General

Monday, Dec. 15: Build a Randall Night! Buy your own Dogfish Head Randall Junior, get your choice of brew and visit the Dogfish Head Randall Jr. Ingredients Bar with special guest Nick Lensing of Dogfish Head. Pick as many as you’d like and randall to your heart’s content! Tuesday, Dec. 16: Noon tapping of ... 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

Holiday At The Arboretum

December 01, 2014 to December 31, 2014
Dallas Arboretum
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Categories: Children & Family | Seasonal/Holiday/Festivals | Parks/Gardens/Zoo

Visitors can delight in the festive decorations at the DeGolyer Estate, take a stroll through the gardens to view seasonal plantings, and enjoy a variety of family-friendly activities. Thousands visit the Arboretum each winter to enjoy the sparkling interior decor of the historic DeGolyer Estate. 2014 will feature... more

Holiday Trail of Lights

December 13, 2014 to December 20, 2014
Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary
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Category: Seasonal/Holiday/Festivals

On December 13th, 19th & 20th from 6:30-9 P.M., hundreds of families will bundle up and experience the 6th annual Holiday Trail of Lights. Designed to enhance, not overpower, the beautiful nature sanctuary, the warm ambiance of this half-mile walking trail makes this event the most unique holiday light display in Nor... more

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