Events in Dallas

The official Dallas calendar of events, including concerts, festivals, fairs, sports, entertainment and the arts. Big events happen here!

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Experience the Margarita Mile
Sun - Oct 20

Experience the Margarita Mile

You've heard of pub crawls and wine tastings – but Dallas takes it to the next level. The Margarita Mile is a collection of the best and brightest margaritas in the city, conveniently...

Daily ongoing

Wild Salsa, El Fenix, Meso Maya, Taqueria La Ventana, Cafe Herrera, Revolver Taco Lounge, Fearings & The Rattlesnake, The Tipsy Alchemist, Nickel and Rye, Beto & Son, Casa Komali, Matt's Rancho Martinez, Urban Taco, Desperados, Jose', Smoky Rose, Mariano's Hacienda,

Deck The Plaza
Fri - Dec 06

Deck The Plaza

This holiday season, have a ball at Dallas City Hall. Head down for a special tree lighting at Deck the Plaza – City Hall Lights, December 6 from 7 to 9 p.m.

City Hall Plaza

NYE in Dallas: Party on the Plaza
Tue - Dec 31

NYE in Dallas: Party on the Plaza

Join VisitDallas for the Party on the Plaza, 7 p.m. to 1 a.m. New Year's Eve at Dallas City Hall. Enjoy food trucks, drinks and live entertainment from American Idol favorites CASTRO, plus the...

City Hall Plaza

2020 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic
Wed - Jan 01

2020 Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic

This is a bucket list item for any sports fan!  The Stars face-off against the Nashville Predators on New Year's Day! Sign up here to enter to win four tickets to the Winter Classic and...

Cotton Bowl Stadium

VIP Tour - The Star in Frisco
Sat - Oct 19

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

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
Sat - Oct 19

Making Strides Against Breast Cancer

The American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walks raise awareness and funds to save lives from breast cancer. Each event is a noncompetitive 3 to 5 mile walk that brings...

Klyde Warren Park

Throw an Ax & Make an Impact (in Pediatric Healthcare)!
Sat - Oct 19

Throw an Ax & Make an Impact (in Pediatric Healthcare)!

Come join us for an hour of ax throwing fun! Support a local nonprofit (Adolescent Sports Metrics) while you unleash your inner beast! Each throwing session is 1 hour. In the last 20-30 minutes,...

Woodland Ax Throwing (inside Sports Garden DFW)

LexTalk
Sat - Oct 19

LexTalk

Designed for us, by us, Lez Talk is a women's empowerment conference bringing together lesbian, transgender, bisexual, pansexual and demisexual women as well as our allies for a day of...

Resource Center Dallas

Autumn at the Arboretum Fall Festival
Sat - Oct 19

Autumn at the Arboretum Fall Festival

For the 14th year, Autumn at the Arboretum, presented by Rogers-O'Brien, highlights the nationally acclaimed Pumpkin Village featuring pumpkin houses and creative displays utilizing more than...

Every Day through Oct 31

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

Fall for Joules Family Fun Event at the Dallas Farmer Market
Sat - Oct 19

Fall for Joules Family Fun Event at the Dallas Farmer Market

Join Joules at the Dallas Farmers Market on Saturday, October 19th as they display their autumn collection of cozy rain jackets and wellies at a Dillard's pop-up shop. Embrace the season with a...

Dallas Farmers Market

Dinosaurs Live! Life-Size Animatronic Dinosaurs
Sat - Oct 19

Dinosaurs Live! Life-Size Animatronic Dinosaurs

From August 31, 2018 through February 17, 2019, visitors to Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary in McKinney, Texas will be able to let their imagination run wild as they travel...

Every Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun through Feb 17

Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary

Origins:  Fossils from the Cradle of Humankind
Sat - Oct 19

Origins: Fossils from the Cradle of Humankind

Be part of this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to get up close with our ancient human ancestors. Uncover traits we share and those that make us different. Along the way, you'll encounter stories...

Daily through Mar 22

Perot Museum of Nature and Science

Special Exhibition: Stories of Survival: Object. Image. Memory.
Sat - Oct 19

Special Exhibition: Stories of Survival: Object. Image. Memory.

Death is knocking at the door. If you leave now, you might stand a chance. You must carefully choose which items to pack. What will you take with you? What will you leave behind? In the Dallas...

Daily through Jan 31

Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Goya's
Sat - Oct 19

Goya's "Visions" in Ink: The Centerpiece of the Meadows Drawings Collection

This exhibition highlights the Meadows's recent acquisition of Francisco de Goya's exceptional ink drawing "Visions" (c. 1819–23) from his "Witches and Old Women" album. This important...

Every Tue through Oct 29
Every Wed through Oct 30
Every Thu through Oct 31
Every Fri through Nov 1
Every Sat through Nov 2
Every Sun through Nov 3

Meadows Museum - SMU

SPARK! Weekend Experience
Sat - Oct 19

SPARK! Weekend Experience

The SPARK! total creative immersive experience is open to the public on Saturdays from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. and Sunday from Noon - 5 p.m. Admission is $10 per person. Expand the mind with exciting...

Every Sat ongoing
Every Sun ongoing

Spark!

DALLAS FAN DAYS Comes to North Texas October 18-20, 2019
Sat - Oct 19

DALLAS FAN DAYS Comes to North Texas October 18-20, 2019

WHAT: Dallas Fan Days brings together thousands of Texans for one of the most coveted fan events of the year. From October 18 through October 20, fans will gather to celebrate their love of all...

Irving Convention Center at Las Colinas

Mountain Time Ski Expo
Sat - Oct 19

Mountain Time Ski Expo

The Mountain Time Ski Expo is a fun, efficient and cost-effective way for attendees to easily book ski trips, buy gear at great prices, discover new travel options and mountain real estate...

Dallas Market Hall

Dallas International Children's Festival
Sat - Oct 19

Dallas International Children's Festival

Celebrating the diverse cultural heritage of Dallas featuring youth performers from Beckles Dancing Company, Ballet Folklorico Hispanic of the Arts, Bharatanatyam Dancers of India, S-Ankh Rasa...

Bath House Cultural Center