Diverse

Dallas: a melting pot of cultures, religions and lifestyles.

Events in Diverse

Dallas is a richly diverse American city, a melting pot of cultures, religions and lifestyles. You can see the cross-pollination as well as the distinct uniqueness, all across town throughout the city's sights, sounds and happenings of all kinds. 

The vast and vibrant Arts Scene in Dallas houses the culture of many nations, whether framed on walls or placed on display, or bursting onto the street in live performances. You'll find the many cultures reflected in the incredible diversity of food to be found in Dallas, not to mention the music, as well as the many different places of worship, the history and its many historic landmarks, and the various urban lifestyles chosen by our residents. 

Here you can find rich veins of culture and celebration of the Black, Latin and Asian experiences, and the populations that make up our town. See our guide to Dallas Attractions of Black Culture to find dance and theater, arts and letters, museums and memorials, as well as Black Dallas tours, cultural centers and even a self-guided civil rights tour.

The Latin culture is inseparably a part of Texas and Dallas, both in its history and in its contemporary, living life. The richness of this culture is described in our guide to Latin Culture in Dallas, an index to our many pages celebrating its food, festivals, dance, theater, art and history.

Asian culture is reflected well in Dallas, as you can see in our Dallas Asian Community pages. With churches and temples of the world's elder beliefs, art that spans the millennia, and food, film and commerce that create the present moment, the gift of Asia to Dallas is greatly enjoyed and celebrated in this town.

Deep Ellum Taste of Texas Tour
Fri - Sep 30

Deep Ellum Taste of Texas Tour

The Deep Ellum Taste of Texas Tour is belly busting, fun-filled, and full of surprises. Meet your host in the hippest neighborhood in Dallas, and enjoy generous Texas-sized restaurant tastings...

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun ongoing
Every Tue, Wed ongoing

Deep Ellum Neighborhood

Dallas International Film Festival Screens HARGROVE at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts
Sun - Oct 16

Dallas International Film Festival Screens HARGROVE at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts

The 16th Dallas International Film Festival will present a special screening of HARGROVE at Booker T. Washington High School PVA, a film that was executive produced by local legend herself, Erykah...

Booker T. Washington High School

Nrityagram Dance Ensemble
Fri - Oct 28

Nrityagram Dance Ensemble

NRITYAGRAM ENSEMBLE in collaboration with THE CHITRASENA DANCE COMPANY (India/Sri Lanka) is a stunning partnership that celebrates centuries of rich Indian and Sri Lankan cultures. These artists...

Daily between Oct 28 and Oct 29

Winspear Opera House

Googoosh
Fri - Nov 18

Googoosh "Twenty One" The World Tour

Googoosh the Iranian music icon live on stage at the prestigious Winspear Opera House at AT&T Performing Arts Center in what could be her last appearance in Dallas, TX. Twenty-One the ongoing...

AT&T Performing Arts Center

AFRIMMA 2022 “This is Africa”
Sat - Nov 19

AFRIMMA 2022 “This is Africa”

The African Muzik Magazine Awards (AFRIMMA) is set to return with a live audience for the 9th edition of the highly acclaimed award ceremony. Due to the advent of Covid-19, the past two editions...

Gilley's Dallas

Hamid Rahmanian's Song of the North
Fri - Jan 13

Hamid Rahmanian's Song of the North

A magical evening of large-scale shadow puppetry that transports the audience into ancient worlds full of color, history and stunning imagery. An inspirational epic, from ancient Persia, comes to...

Daily between Jan 13 and Jan 14

Winspear Opera House

TITAS/DANCE UNBOUND Presents Trinity Irish Dance Company
Fri - Mar 03

TITAS/DANCE UNBOUND Presents Trinity Irish Dance Company

Always more than one expects, Irish Step Dancing is fusion of Ireland's vibrant and longstanding dance-form. Adding elements of American innovation, Trinity Irish Dance Company dazzles audiences...

Daily between Mar 3 and Mar 4

Winspear Opera House

Women's Choreography Project
Fri - Apr 28

Women's Choreography Project

To finish Avant Chamber Ballet's season, the company presents an exciting evening of world premieres and commissions with live music! The program features new works by female-identifying...

Sammons Center for the Arts

Yanga and the AfroMexican Experience
Thu - Sep 29

Yanga and the AfroMexican Experience

This exhibition breaks ground by introducing new and existing materials in a direct and purposeful, bilingual educational experience using all five senses. Visitors will leave with a powerful and...

Latino Cultural Center

DanceAfrica
Fri - Oct 07

DanceAfrica

Savor African heritage and culture during Dallas Black Dance Theatre's 17th Annual DanceAfrica featuring powerful movements and heart-searing drumming. Guest artist Giwayen Mata is an all-sistah,...

Daily ongoing

Moody Performance Hall

kNOwBOX dance Film Festival 2022: Dancing Around the World
Thu - Oct 13

kNOwBOX dance Film Festival 2022: Dancing Around the World

Join the kNOwBOX dance Film Festival as dance and film take viewers around the world exploring different countries, vast landscapes including dance underwater, and even dance in the digital...

South Dallas Cultural Center

The Dallas Black-owned Businesses, History and Bites Tour
Sat - Oct 15

The Dallas Black-owned Businesses, History and Bites Tour

Explore the often untold Black History of Dallas! From the amazing miracle of the bricks in former Freedman's Town to infamous Martyrs Park and the post-Civil War former plantation/community of...

Dallas Bites & Sights Tours

HARU NEMURI SHUNKA RYOUGEN NORTH AMERICA TOUR 2022
Sat - Oct 15

HARU NEMURI SHUNKA RYOUGEN NORTH AMERICA TOUR 2022

HARU NEMURI is a Japanese singer, songwriter, and poetry rapper who had always made music for herself first, but now the world is listening - even if they can't understand a word of the Japanese...

Trees Dallas

Dallas International Film Festival Screens SONG FOR HOPE: THE RYAN ANTHONY STORY in Collaboration with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra
Wed - Oct 19

Dallas International Film Festival Screens SONG FOR HOPE: THE RYAN ANTHONY STORY in Collaboration with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra

SONG FOR HOPE is a story about living life to the fullest, about the unwavering strength and support of family and friends and about one man's refusal to allow his affliction to affect his love of...

Dallas Symphony Orchestra Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center

FALGUNI PATHAK LIVE IN DALLAS
Sat - Oct 22

FALGUNI PATHAK LIVE IN DALLAS

FALGUNI PATHAK DANDIYA & RAAS GARBA LIVE 

DALLAS CONVENTION CENTER, 650 South Griffin Street, Dallas, TX -75202

FALGUNI PATHAK LIVE IN DALLAS
Sat - Oct 22

FALGUNI PATHAK LIVE IN DALLAS

Falguni Pathak Dandiya & Raas Garba Live in Dallas

DALLAS CONVENTION CENTER, 650 South Griffin Street, Dallas, TX -75202

BLACKPINK - BORN PINK World Tour
Tue - Oct 25

BLACKPINK - BORN PINK World Tour

K-pop girl group BLACKPINK will be embarking on a huge world tour beginning later in 2022 supporting their next album 'BORN PINK'. The North American portion of the tour kicks off October 25th in...

American Airlines Center

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