Events in Dallas

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Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed at the Perot Museum
Wed - May 24

Maya: Hidden Worlds Revealed at the Perot Museum

Elaborate royal tombs, ancient languages, human sacrifice, sports and extraordinary architecture. All define the fascinating Maya civilization that is the bedrock of the Perot Museum of Nature and...

Daily through Sep 4

Perot Museum

Mexico 1900–1950: Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, Jose Clemente Orozco, and the Avant-Garde
Wed - May 24

Mexico 1900–1950: Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, Jose Clemente Orozco, and the Avant-Garde

The Dallas Museum of Art announced that it will be the exclusive U.S. host of a major exhibition of modern Mexican art, featuring work by Diego Rivera, Frida Kahlo, and other giants of the first...

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun through Jul 16

Dallas Museum of Art

Opening Reception
Tue - May 23

Opening Reception

Opening Reception for "...of a Graphic Nature" May 19, 2017, 5-7pm. On view until July 14, 2017. This upcoming exhibit will be showcasing all local artists that create impressive visual concepts...

Daily through Jul 14

The Gallery at North Haven Gardens

Soluna Festival Presented by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Tue - May 23

Soluna Festival Presented by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra

The Dallas Symphony Orchestra has announced a busy and wide-ranging schedule for the 2017 Nancy A. Nasher and David J. Haemisegger Family Soluna International Music & Arts...

Every Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun through Jun 4

Dallas Arts District

Circus 1903 - The Golden Age of Circus - Dallas Summer Musicals
Tue - May 23

Circus 1903 - The Golden Age of Circus - Dallas Summer Musicals

The producers of the world's biggest magic show, The Illusionists have teamed up with the award winning puppeteers from War Horse to present a thrilling turn of the century circus spectacular....

Daily between May 23 and Jun 4

Music Hall at Fair Park

New Kids on the Block with Boyz II Men & Paula Abdul
Tue - May 23

New Kids on the Block with Boyz II Men & Paula Abdul

New Kids on the Block have announced their 20-17 headlining tour alongside Grammy Award winning tour mates Paula Abdul and Boyz II Men. A follow-up to 20-13's hugely-successful Package Tour, the...

American Airlines Center

Visualizing Afterlife, Paradise and Earthly Spheres in Chinese Art
Wed - May 24

Visualizing Afterlife, Paradise and Earthly Spheres in Chinese Art

This exhibition showcases three themes found among works of art in the museum's permanent collection: archaeological finds mainly from ancient tombs, Buddhist sculptures from temples, and works of...

Daily through Sep 1

Crow Collection of Asian Art

VIP Tour - The Star in Frisco
Wed - May 24

VIP Tour - The Star in Frisco

The VIP Guided Tours will give Cowboys fans a chance to experience the place where the Dallas Cowboys train and work 355 days of the year. With small group sizes and additional tour stops, the VIP...

Daily ongoing

The Star in Frisco

Hawn Gallery Exhibit: Piecing It Together
Wed - May 24

Hawn Gallery Exhibit: Piecing It Together

Using works from Danielle Kimzey, Mary Laube and Christopher Reno, these three painters try to create an idea of home through their abstract works. The work draws upon the artist's experiences of...

Every Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu through May 28

Hawn Gallery - Hamon Arts Library

When The Earth Shakes
Wed - May 24

When The Earth Shakes

Hold on tight! Get ready for earthquakes and tsunamis! Jump on the Quake Karaoke platform and match an earthquake seismogram! Build your structure, set it on a "beach", and launch a wave in the...

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat through Sep 2

American Airlines C. R. Smith Museum

National Geographic Photo Ark Exhibition
Wed - May 24

National Geographic Photo Ark Exhibition

Come face-to-face with the animals of the National Geographic Photo Ark at the Dallas Zoo, featuring large-format images taken by photographer Joel Sartore. The National Geographic Photo Ark is a...

Daily through Sep 4

Dallas Zoo

ZimSculpt at the Dallas Arboretum
Wed - May 24

ZimSculpt at the Dallas Arboretum

ZimSculpt, a world renowned exhibition of modern Zimbabwean stone sculptures, features over 200 sculptures on display at the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden. This is the largest collection...

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun through Jul 31

Dallas Arboretum

Ultimate Octonauts Experience Opens At SEA LIFE Grapevine
Wed - May 24

Ultimate Octonauts Experience Opens At SEA LIFE Grapevine

Explore the amazing world of the Octonauts, the team of undersea adventure heroes from the hit animated TV series, with the opening of The Ultimate Octonauts Experience. The all-new interactive...

Daily through Dec 22

SEA LIFE Grapevine Aquarium

Hecho En Dallas
Wed - May 24

Hecho En Dallas

Hecho en Dallas is an annual juried exhibition designed to showcase the recent work of visual artists who reside in the Dallas area. The exhibition was conceived by the Latino Cultural Center in...

Daily through Jun 30

Latino Cultural Center

Between Heaven and Hell: The Drawings of Jusepe de Ribera
Wed - May 24

Between Heaven and Hell: The Drawings of Jusepe de Ribera

"Between Heaven and Hell: The Drawings of Jusepe de Ribera" brings together at the Meadows Museum at SMU nearly a third of the artist's surviving drawings in the largest exhibition devoted to the...

Every Sun through Jun 11
Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat through Jun 18

Meadows Museum

DMA presents the Keir Collection of Islamic Art Gallery
Wed - May 24

DMA presents the Keir Collection of Islamic Art Gallery

The Keir Collection of Islamic Art Gallery is the largest public presentation in the history of one of the world's most important private collections of Islamic Art. The gallery will highlight...

Daily through Apr 16

Dallas Museum of Art

Divine Pathways: South and Southeast Asian Art
Wed - May 24

Divine Pathways: South and Southeast Asian Art

The main influences in artistic history in South and Southeast Asia were Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. To celebrate this, this exhibition features works from India, Cambodia, Thailand, Myanmar,...

Daily through Jun 25

Crow Collection of Asian Art

Sculpting Nature: Jade from the Collection
Wed - May 24

Sculpting Nature: Jade from the Collection

The permanent collection of the Crow Collection of Asian Art is comprised of a large number of various types of jade objects from the Qing dynasty (1644-1911). This outstanding collection of...

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun through Mar 10

Crow Collection of Asian Art