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Events in Children & Family

Need some ideas on how to start your family weekend in Dallas? Start with our list of kids events! From exhibits in the Dallas Arts District to a science-filled afternoon at the Perot Museum of Nature & Science or a safari adventure at the Dallas Zoo, your getaway to Dallas will be filled with new adventures. Don't miss a trip to the Dallas Farmers Market, where a new children's playground just broke ground. And if you need some ideas on how to spend the weekend, check out our family itinerary for suggestions on where to head for lunch and all the fun things you can do with the kids!

38th Annual KidFilm Family Festival (FREE-Admission, IN-THEATER event)
Sat - Jan 22

38th Annual KidFilm Family Festival (FREE-Admission, IN-THEATER event)

The USA Film Festival will present the 38th Annual KidFilm Family Festival on Jan. 22-23, 2022. The program will feature an entertaining, educational and diverse line-up of new films for audiences...

Angelika Film Center Dallas

24HourDallas Ignite the Night Festival
Fri - Apr 15

24HourDallas Ignite the Night Festival

The non-profit 24HourDallas presents its first Ignite the Night Festival at Thanks-Giving Square, sponsored by Central Market. Free to attend, and open to all ages, the festival includes...

Thanks-Giving Square

AVANCE Latino Street Fest 2022
Sun - Apr 24

AVANCE Latino Street Fest 2022

Celebrate the vibrant Latino culture of North Texas! The AVANCE Latino Street Fest is an opportunity for the community to come together and celebrate (or learn about) the Latino culture. The day...

Klyde Warren Park

I Have A Dream Community Hands Wreath
Tue - Jan 18

I Have A Dream Community Hands Wreath

Celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by creating a community hand wreath. Trace around your hand on different colors of construction paper and then cut the shape out. You can write...

Dallas Public Library-J. Erik Jonsson Central Library

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Quiz
Tue - Jan 18

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Quiz

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was born in the month of January.  How much do you know about this American Civil Rights Leader, Activist and Baptist Minister? Take the quiz to find out. ...

Prairie Creek Branch Library

Free Acting Class in February!
Thu - Jan 20

Free Acting Class in February!

Offering a free kids acting class for TV/FILM to one child and a friend! Thursdays @5-6:30 pm at Sherrill Actors Studio. For more information: www.sherrillactorsstudio.com

Every Thu ongoing

Sherrill Actors Studio

Paint-A-Raptor Night
Thu - Jan 20

Paint-A-Raptor Night

Artist Elizabeth Dryden will guide attendees through the process of painting Genesis, the Harris's Hawk, who is an education ambassador at BPRC. Genesis will attend the event, and you learn about...

White Rock Alehouse and Brewery

Special Exhibition: Fragments
Sat - Jan 22

Special Exhibition: Fragments

"Fragments" presents architectural elements from the historic Texas School Book Depository building that explore the building's 120-year history. Most famous for being the site of the...

Every 5Days through Jul 3

Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

Silly Magic - Tricks and Giggles
Sat - Jan 22

Silly Magic - Tricks and Giggles

Silly Magic is a 90 minute show featuring magic and all things silly from clowning to silent vaudeville. Confetti Eddie and company explore the comical side of magic. Silly Magic is an all ages...

Every 3 Weeks on Sat ongoing

Confetti Eddie's Magic Parlor

DRAGONS LOVE TACOS
Sun - Jan 23

DRAGONS LOVE TACOS

Written by Ernie Nolan Based on the book by Adam Rubin Illustrated by Daniel Salmieri Published by Penguin Group Produced by special arrangement with Plays for Young Audiences Directed by Nancy...

Every Weekend Day between Jan 23 and Feb 21
Every Weekend Day between Jan 23 and Feb 21

Dallas Children's Theater

Audubon Center Second Saturday Guided Hike
Sat - Feb 05

Audubon Center Second Saturday Guided Hike

Hit the trails for a guided hike at Trinity River Audubon Center! Join us for a guided tour led by one of our Educators. Learn about our surrounding habitat while you enjoy a hike. Every second...

The Second Sat of every Month through Mar 5

Trinity River Audubon Center

Guided Hike
Sat - Feb 05

Guided Hike

Join us for a guided tour led by one of our educators on the Trinity River Audubon Center Trails every second Saturday of the month! Learn about our surrounding habitat while you enjoy a hike....

Trinity River Audubon Center

Shine and Design Family Day
Sat - Feb 12

Shine and Design Family Day

Discover a brilliant artwork that welcomes visitors to the Dallas Public Library and gives a new definition to "screen time." The whole family is invited to create along with us as we explore...

Dallas Public Library-J. Erik Jonsson Central Library

JA Dallas 2022 Business Hall of Fame
Sat - Feb 26

JA Dallas 2022 Business Hall of Fame

Each year the Junior Achievement of Dallas Business Hall of Fame® celebrates and honors the achievements of the community's most influential business and philanthropic leaders. The night to...

Hyatt Regency Dallas

JA Dallas 2022 Business Hall of Fame
Sat - Feb 26

JA Dallas 2022 Business Hall of Fame

Each year the Junior Achievement of Dallas Business Hall of Fame® celebrates and honors the achievements of the community's most influential business and philanthropic leaders. The night to...

Hyatt Regency Dallas

Children's Cancer Fund 32nd Annual
Fri - Apr 22

Children's Cancer Fund 32nd Annual "Color Out Cancer" Gala

The Children's Cancer Fund Gala "Color Out Cancer" celebrates 32 years of stories of survival. The Gala will take place on Friday, April 22, 2022, at the Hilton Anatole Dallas beginning at 6 p.m....

Hilton Anatole Dallas

Sweet Story Time with Harold and the Purple Crayon
Sat - May 07

Sweet Story Time with Harold and the Purple Crayon

This month, Sweet as Sugar will be doing a reading of Harold and the Purple Crayon. A select number of the first few attendees will receive a board book version of Harold and the Purple crayon, as...

The First Sat of every 4 Months ongoing

Sweet as Sugar Children's Boutique

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