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Let Me Be Myself: The Life Story of Anne Frank

Let Me Be Myself: The Life Story of Anne Frank

Nov 17 - Aug 1

Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance

Let Me Be Myself tells the story of Anne Frank in a modern way, addressing current day issues of identity, exclusion, and discrimination. Anne's experiences connect deeply with today's youth as they …

NorthPark Bark + Build Dog Houses benefiting the Home for the Holidays SPCA of Texas

NorthPark Bark + Build Dog Houses benefiting the Home for the Holidays SPCA of Texas

Nov 17 - Dec 2

NorthPark Center

The SPCA of Texas, the Dallas Chapter of the American Institute of Architects and TEXO proudly present the fourth annual Bark + Build design and build competition and auction to benefit the SPCA of …

Sweet Tooth Hotel

Sweet Tooth Hotel

Nov 17 - Dec 31

Sweet Tooth Hotel

What does a rocket ship fueled by rainbows look like? You'll find out this soon at our next adventure, open Nov 1 - Dec 31! Tickets are on sale now.

Murillo at the Meadows: A 400th Anniversary Celebration

Murillo at the Meadows: A 400th Anniversary Celebration

Nov 17 - Dec 2

Meadows Museum

December of 2017 will witness the 400th birthday of Bartolomé Esteban Murillo (1617–1682), luminary of Golden Age Seville. The Meadows Museum is in possession of five of this star …

JACOB HASHIMOTO: Clouds and Chaos

JACOB HASHIMOTO: Clouds and Chaos

Nov 17 - Apr 7

Crow Collection of Asian Art

This exhibition's central work, Nuvole (2006-2018)  - which literally means clouds - explores these formal traditions and looks at how clouds can function as divisions of space while still …

Ultimate Dinosaurs

Ultimate Dinosaurs

Nov 17 - Jan 6

Perot Museum of Nature and Science

See dinosaurs come to life! In Ultimate Dinosaurs, you'll get access to rarely seen specimens from the other side of the world - from the tiny Eoraptor to T. rex's bigger, badder cousin, …

55 Years at The Sixth Floor Museum

55 Years at The Sixth Floor Museum

Nov 17 - Dec 31

The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

In remembrance of the 55th anniversary of the death of President John F. Kennedy, The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza is presenting a new temporary exhibit, 55 Years. Featuring a broad …

The NorthPark Salvation Army Angel Tree

The NorthPark Salvation Army Angel Tree

Nov 17 - Dec 7

NorthPark Center

Make the holiday season a memorable one for those in need by giving presents, clothing and necessities through the Salvation Army Angel Tree. Choose an Angel by December 7 and drop off your gift by …

Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello: Paradox of Liberty

Slavery at Jefferson's Monticello: Paradox of Liberty

Nov 17 - Dec 31

African American Museum - State Fair Grounds

Presented for the first time west of the Mississippi River, this landmark exhibition uses objects from museum collections and archaeological excavations to examine through the lens of Jefferson's …

Legends of Blues

Legends of Blues

Nov 17

Music Hall at Fair Park

A night of incredible live performances by Betty Wright, Clarence Carter, Lenny Willliams, Latimore and Tucka. On stage at the Music Hall at Fair Park. November 17th. Ticket on sale now at …

Lone Star Christmas at Gaylord Texan

Lone Star Christmas at Gaylord Texan

Nov 18 - Jan 1

Gaylord Texan Resort

Enjoy ICE!® featuring Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer™ and marvel at millions of twinkling lights and lavish holiday displays in our atrium.

12 Days of Holiday Beer at the Dallas Arboretum

12 Days of Holiday Beer at the Dallas Arboretum

Nov 18 - Dec 23

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

Twelve different breweries will join the Arboretum on 12 different weekends for Holiday at the Arboretum festivities. Enjoy tasting holiday and seasonal beers with local breweries in the Val Late …

Outer Limits

Outer Limits

Nov 18

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

Music Director Eugene Migliaro Corporon and the Lone Star Wind Orchestra starts the 2018-2019 concert season with an adventure beyond Earth's horizons into the vastness of outer space. On Sunday, …

Brooklyn Nets at Dallas Mavericks

Brooklyn Nets at Dallas Mavericks

Nov 21

American Airlines Center

Washington Redskins at Dallas Cowboys

Washington Redskins at Dallas Cowboys

Nov 22

AT&T Stadium

Ottawa Senators at Dallas Stars

Ottawa Senators at Dallas Stars

Nov 23

American Airlines Center

The Twelve Days of Christmas Clock

The Twelve Days of Christmas Clock

Nov 23 - Dec 24

NorthPark Center

November 23 – December 24, 2018 | Level One near Dillard's Sing along to one of the most famous Christmas carols while familiar characters pop in and out of The Twelve Days of Christmas Clock. …

Christmas Lights Chocolate and Sips Tours - presented by Dallas by Chocolate

Christmas Lights Chocolate and Sips Tours - presented by Dallas by Chocolate

Nov 23

Dallas by Chocolate & Dallas Bites Food Tours

View holiday lights in sweet style on our private heated motorcoach! Begin by tasting scrumptious treats from premier local dessert venues. Then relax as our lively tour host showcases some of Dallas' …

Christmas Lights, Chocolate and Sips Tours - presented by Dallas by Chocolate

Christmas Lights, Chocolate and Sips Tours - presented by Dallas by Chocolate

Nov 23 - Dec 30

Dallas by Chocolate & Dallas Bites Food Tours

View holiday lights in delicious style on a private heated motorcoach, and enjoy of one of Dallas' newest yuletide tradition...held nightly except Christmas Eve and Christmas! Taste scrumptious treats …

Snowland at Great Wolf Lodge

Snowland at Great Wolf Lodge

Nov 24 - Jan 4

Great Wolf Lodge

Snowland welcomes your family to the winter holidays in proper north woods style. From November 24th through January 4th, 2019, we transform Great Wolf Lodge into a magical winter wonderland complete …

Boston Celtics at Dallas Mavericks

Boston Celtics at Dallas Mavericks

Nov 24

American Airlines Center

IF Only For One Night 2018 Adult Prom

IF Only For One Night 2018 Adult Prom

Nov 24 - Nov 25

Gilley's Dallas

If For One Night 2018 "Adult Prom" Dallas Edition is a formal red carpet affair where you can experience your prom for the first time or all over again. Our Elegantly decorated venue will feature …

Harlem Globetrotters World Tour

Harlem Globetrotters World Tour

Nov 25

American Airlines Center

The Original Harlem Globetrotters are on the road for their action packed tour! A star-studded roster will have fans on the edge of their seats to witness the ball handling wizardry, …

Nine Inch Nails: Cold and Black and Infinite North America 2018

Nine Inch Nails: Cold and Black and Infinite North America 2018

Nov 27

Toyota Music Factory

Nine Inch Nails live at The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory on November 27, 2018.

New Orleans Saints at Dallas Cowboys

New Orleans Saints at Dallas Cowboys

Nov 29

AT&T Stadium

Rockin' in a Winter Wonderland

Rockin' in a Winter Wonderland

Dec 1

The Shops at Clearfork

Join ACH Child and Family Services at our second-annual Rockin' in a Winter Wonderland holiday event to benefit foster children and families in ACH's care. This FREE community holiday celebration will …

Camp Gingerbread benefiting Shared Housing

Camp Gingerbread benefiting Shared Housing

Dec 1 - Dec 2

NorthPark Center

December 1 – 2, 2018 | Level One near Macy's The holidays are sweet at Camp Gingerbread, where little ones can decorate gingerbread cookies with their favorite sugary delights, including …

Gingerbread Workshops at Hotel Crescent Court

Gingerbread Workshops at Hotel Crescent Court

Dec 1 - Dec 16

Hotel Crescent Court

Tis the season to build holiday confectionary cookie-castles! Join Hotel Crescent Court to experience the magic of making some of the most impressive gingerbread houses with more than 20 varieties of …

Market at The Star x Fleastyle

Market at The Star x Fleastyle

Dec 1

Ford Center at The Star

Market at The Star x Fleastyle is an outdoor market that will feature a curated mix of fashion, jewelry, home décor and other unique lifestyle & holiday goods. This new, open-air market …

Deck the Paws

Deck the Paws

Dec 1 - Dec 2

Centennial Hall at Fair Park

Make your holidays extra merry and bright at Deck the Paws, a two-day pet-topia of fun! Promising to be your new fur-vorite holiday tradition, you'll fa-la-la-la-love the paw-tastic festivities …

Los Angeles Clippers at Dallas Mavericks

Los Angeles Clippers at Dallas Mavericks

Dec 2

American Airlines Center

Dallas Zoo Visits Reunion Tower

Dallas Zoo Visits Reunion Tower

Dec 2 - Dec 14

Reunion Tower GeO-Deck

Have flurries of fun with our furry friends from the Dallas Zoo! The Animal Adventures team will showcase a mixture of mammals, birds and reptiles for up-close experiences for guests of all ages to …

Christmas at the Beach | Lakefront at Little Elm

Christmas at the Beach | Lakefront at Little Elm

Dec 3 - Dec 31

Little Elm Park

The Little Elm beach offers the perfect setting for a spectacular Christmas celebration, and Santa Land. Santa Land will be on display Dec. 3-31. Santa Land is a village set in Little Elm park that …

Edmonton Oilers at Dallas Stars

Edmonton Oilers at Dallas Stars

Dec 3

American Airlines Center

Portland Trail Blazers at Dallas Mavericks

Portland Trail Blazers at Dallas Mavericks

Dec 4

American Airlines Center

Gingertown Dallas Live Build benefiting Children's Craniofacial Association

Gingertown Dallas Live Build benefiting Children's Craniofacial Association

Dec 4 - Dec 24

NorthPark Center

Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 5PM | Level One in Nordstrom Court Now in its ninth year, the annual Gingertown Dallas is one of the biggest gingerbread house events in North Texas with proceeds benefiting …

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis

Dec 5

Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

The world-renowned Jazz ensemble and GRAMMY® Award-winner Wynton Marsalis return to the Meyerson with Big Band Holidays filled with new and traditional arrangements of Yuletide favorites. "Potent, …

SvaBhava: Presented by Indique Dance Company

SvaBhava: Presented by Indique Dance Company

Dec 6 - Dec 8

Hamon Hall - Winspear Opera House

Svabhava is the intrinsic, essential nature of living beings. Human beings have the extraordinary ability and privilege to create meaning in their lives. But, how do we give our lives meaning? Many …

San Jose Sharks at Dallas Stars

San Jose Sharks at Dallas Stars

Dec 7

American Airlines Center

Houston Rockets at Dallas Mavericks

Houston Rockets at Dallas Mavericks

Dec 8

American Airlines Center

BMW Dallas Marathon

BMW Dallas Marathon

Dec 9

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas

Philadelphia Eagles at Dallas Cowboys

Philadelphia Eagles at Dallas Cowboys

Dec 9

AT&T Stadium

Ugly Sweater Bingo

Ugly Sweater Bingo

Dec 11

Reunion Tower GeO-Deck

Nothing spells "holiday" like an Ugly Sweater party! Wear your tackiest sweater and join us on the GeO-Deck for merry mingling and Bingo. General admission ticketholders in ugly sweaters will receive …

Atlanta Hawks at Dallas Mavericks

Atlanta Hawks at Dallas Mavericks

Dec 12

American Airlines Center

Holiday Bricktacular at LEGOLAND Discovery Center

Holiday Bricktacular at LEGOLAND Discovery Center

Dec 15 - Dec 31

LEGOLAND Discovery Center

Tis the season for LEGOLAND Discovery Center's annual Holiday Bricktacular. Expect loads of brick-tastic holiday fun with activities that include a meet and greet with jolly old LEGO Santa, …

Sacramento Kings at Dallas Mavericks

Sacramento Kings at Dallas Mavericks

Dec 16

American Airlines Center

Calgary Flames at Dallas Stars

Calgary Flames at Dallas Stars

Dec 18

American Airlines Center

Chicago Blackhawks at Dallas Stars

Chicago Blackhawks at Dallas Stars

Dec 20

American Airlines Center

Treats of Christmas benefiting the North Texas Food Bank

Treats of Christmas benefiting the North Texas Food Bank

Dec 22

NorthPark Center

Saturday, December 22, 2018 | Level One between Macy's and Dillard's and Level Two between Nordstrom and Macy's Join NorthPark Center for the ultimate holiday bake sale benefiting the North Texas Food …

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Dallas Cowboys

Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Dallas Cowboys

Dec 23

AT&T Stadium

New York Islanders at Dallas Stars

New York Islanders at Dallas Stars

Dec 23

American Airlines Center

New Orleans Pelicans at Dallas Mavericks

New Orleans Pelicans at Dallas Mavericks

Dec 26

American Airlines Center

SERVPRO First Responder Bowl

SERVPRO First Responder Bowl

Dec 26

Cotton Bowl Stadium

Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic

Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic

Dec 29

AT&T Stadium

Detroit Red Wings at Dallas Stars

Detroit Red Wings at Dallas Stars

Dec 29

American Airlines Center

Winter is for Literature Party

Winter is for Literature Party

Dec 29

Arts Mission Oak Cliff

December 29th 8-10pm Free Admission Tickets: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/winter-is-for-literature-party-tickets-51824646914 We are excited to bring this new event to AMOC. Founded by a good friend, …

Oklahoma City Thunder at Dallas Mavericks

Oklahoma City Thunder at Dallas Mavericks

Dec 30

American Airlines Center

New Year's Eve 2019 Party at Candleroom

New Year's Eve 2019 Party at Candleroom

Dec 31 - Jan 1

Candleroom

NYE 2019 at Candleroom! We have a HUGE Party planned again this year: Sounds/Video Mix = DJ Mike B  Champagne Toast & Party Favors Party Packages Available

Day 1 Dallas Benefitting Vogel Alcove

Day 1 Dallas Benefitting Vogel Alcove

Jan 1

Centennial Hall at Fair Park

Day 1 Dallas is a FREE family fair hosted at Fair Park on New Year's Day. This event is for families with young children to celebrate the new year together in a fun and festive atmosphere. The event …