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The Best Things To Do in Dallas This Weekend

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6 Fun Things To Do This Weekend

With so many things to do in Dallas, how do you choose what to do? Make the most of this weekend with our editor’s picks. From professional sports to neighborhood festivals and all the events that locals love, there’s always something BIG happening in Dallas. Find everything from the best concerts and nightlife, to museum exhibits and things to do with the kids.

Fun Home

The winner of five 2015 Tony Awards® including Best Musical, FUN HOME is based on Alison Bechdel's best-selling graphic memoir. This groundbreaking production introduces us to Alison at three different ages, revealing memories of her uniquely dysfunctional family that connect with her in surprising new ways. "Heart-gripping and cathartic, FUN HOME occupies the place where we all grew up" (The New York Times).... Read More

Fighting for the Right to Fight - African …

The special gallery exhibit, Fighting for the Right to Fight: African American Experiences in WWII, begins in the 1920s with segregation and discrimination directed at African Americans. Jim Crow laws restricted their civil liberties in every part of society, including the military. The exhibit highlights African American achievements and struggles during World War II both abroad and at home and explores how the war served as a catalyst for the Civil Rights movement. The exhibit includes...... Read More

Autumn at the Arboretum

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden presents Autumn at the Arboretum (AAA), one of the Southwest's most picturesque fall horticultural displays, presented by Rogers-O'Brien. The garden is a spectacular show of color with 4,500 of fall's favorite flower-Chrysanthemums, along with 150,000 stunning, fall blooming plants. This year, AAA features the theme The Wizard of Oz for the internationally acclaimed Pumpkin Village, featuring more than 90,000 pumpkins, plus the outstanding Children's...... Read More

StyleCon

StyleCon - Where Beauty meets Fashion! The day long event includes complimentary hair, make up, & nail services, plus influencing panels, beauty demos, & fashion presentations. 1,000 + fashion/beauty lovers will be in attendance, including hundreds of content creators - Instagrammers, YouTubers, bloggers, & more-will be on the StyleStage & meeting fans throughout the day. Tickets start at $39 - and include a StyleTote that is valued $75+. VIP tickets are $79, as well as...... Read More

The Makeup Show Dallas

Join us for two days dedicated to Artistry, Networking, Community, Inspiration and Education. Known as one of the centers of the beauty and salon industry, Dallas and its surrounding cities are considered to have some of the most talented hair and makeup artists working today. We wanted to choose a city that would easily welcome not only our southern artists but our international attendees to the Lone Star State. Since everything is bigger in Texas, we are sure to bring a new spin to the...... Read More

Global Energy Race Comes to Dallas for First …

Come #RunWithUs as 38 cities around the world participate in the 2017 Global Energy Race. Hosted by Bimbo Bakeries USA, the Global Energy Race will feature a 10K run option, certified by USA Track and Field, as well as a 5K family fun run/walk. The event will offer: music, motivational announcers and warm-up team, scenic routes, cool down recovery zone, refueling snacks, games, commemorative swag, an opportunity to meet Osito Bimbo, and much more. For each kilometer completed by each...... Read More

Other Events Coming Soon to Dallas

VIP Tour - The Star in Frisco
Thu - Sep 21

VIP Tour - The Star in Frisco

Daily ongoing

The Star in Frisco

Portraits of Courage Exhibit
Thu - Sep 21

Portraits of Courage Exhibit

Daily through Oct 17

George W. Bush Library and Museum

Solo exhibition of the work of Sopheap Pich
Thu - Sep 21

Solo exhibition of the work of Sopheap Pich

Every Fri, Sat through Jan 6
Every Sun through Jan 7
Every Tue, Wed, Thu through Jan 4

Crow Collection of Asian Art

Richard Hickam: Expressions of Color
Thu - Sep 21

Richard Hickam: Expressions of Color

Daily through Oct 21

Bivins Gallery

Sculpting Nature: Jade from the Collection
Thu - Sep 21

Sculpting Nature: Jade from the Collection

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

Crow Collection of Asian Art

Zurbaran: Jacob and His Twelve Sons, Paintings from Auckland Castle
Thu - Sep 21

Zurbaran: Jacob and His Twelve Sons, Paintings from Auckland Castle

Every Sun through Jan 7
Every Tue through Jan 2
Every Wed through Jan 3
Every Thu through Jan 4
Every Fri between Sep 22 and Jan 5
Every Sat between Sep 23 and Jan 6

Meadows Museum