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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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Ceremonial Lighting To Be Held At Thanks-Giving Square

December 17, 2014
Thanks-Giving Square

Category: Seasonal/Holiday/Festivals

In celebration of Chanukah, a ceremonial Menorah lighting, sponsored by Chabad of Dallas, will be held Wednesday, December 17, 2014, at Thanks-Giving Square. For eight days and nights, people of Jewish faith celebrate the power of light by lighting candles in ascending number: one flame on the first evening, two flames o... more

Christmas Lights, Chocolate & Sips Tour

Christmas Lights, Chocolate & Sips Tour -- Wednesday, December 17, 2014 -- 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m . Christmas Lights, Chocolate & Sips Tour -- Wednesday, December 10, 2014 -- 6:30 p.m. to 10 p.m . View holiday lights in style on our private bus! Begin by tasting scrumptious treats at such chocolate venues as Ni... more

Managing Stress

December 17, 2014
Arlington Meditation Center
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Category: Free

Being stressed is uncomfortable. When you know why stress happens, you will know how to deal with it and how to antidote it. The trick is to learn the essential tools that stop stress happening. FREE EVENT more

Menorah Lighting December

Join NorthPark Center and Rabbi Dubrawsky from the Chabad of Dallas to celebrate Chanukah with the lighting of the menorah in the Festival of Lights. Complimentary refreshments will be served after the lights have been kindled. more

Red Bull Sound Select Presents: The Pains of Being Pure At Heart, Son of Stan, and Darkrooms

December 17, 2014
Club Dada
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Category: Music & Concerts

Red Bull Sound Select is a monthly live music showcase featuring some of the South's hottest emerging artists. Throughout the year, the showcase will visit different career-launching venues highlighting an exciting lineup of local acts. All proceeds go back to support the opening local bands that night. Featuring New Y... 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Once: A New Musical

December 17, 2014 to December 28, 2014
Winspear Opera House
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Category: Theater & Dance

Winner of eight 2012 Tony Awards including best musical, Once is a truly original Broadway experience. Featuring an impressive ensemble of actor/musicians who play their own instruments onstage, Once tells the enchanting tale of a Dublin street musician who's about to give up on his dream when a beautiful young woman tak... 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

Peruvian Gold: Ancient Treasures Unearthed

October 06, 2014 to December 31, 2014
Irving Arts Center

Category: Galleries & Exhibits

The Irving Arts Center in partnership with National Geographic Museum in Washington D.C presents a remarkable collection of ancient gold and silver artifacts excavated from Peru’s legendary royal tombs. From October 4 through December 31, Peruvian Gold will showcase extraordinary objects from Peru’s pre-Inca ... 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

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

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