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Upcoming Events

Reunion Lawn Party

June 22

Soak up the start of summer at Dallas’ ultimate backyard party. With the big skyline as its backdr...

Best Tacos and Margaritas Tour

June 1 -June 29

Sample both gourmet and street tacos on an adventure through East Dallas, Oak Cliff, and other iconi...

Best Tacos and Margaritas Tour

July 6-27

Sample both gourmet and street tacos on an adventure through East Dallas, Oak Cliff, and other iconi...

"55 Years"

Nov. 13-Aug. 4, 2019

In remembrance of the 55th anniversary of the death of President John F. Kennedy, The Sixth Floor Mu...

Taste of Bishop Arts Food and Historical Tour - presented by Dallas Bites!

June 2-Aug. 18

Sample the fun and fare of this unique neighborhood on a tour of the eclectic Bishop Arts District. ...

Hidden Dallas Food and Fun Tour

July 14-Aug. 24

Cruise through secret places in Dallas that many people do not know about. Check out whimsical sculp...

Dallas by Chocolate Tour

June 1-Aug. 31

Indulge your chocolate passions at some of the most creative chocolate, ice cream, and pastry shops ...

Best Tacos and Margaritas Tour

Aug. 3-31

Sample both gourmet and street tacos on an adventure through East Dallas, Oak Cliff, and other iconi...

"Celebrate the Children" —Bronze Sculptures by Gary Lee Price

April 13-Oct. 15

Mark your calendar for the return of acclaimed sculptor Gary Lee Price and his newest exhibit, “Ce...

State Fair of Texas

Sept. 27-Oct. 20

The 24-day fair celebrating all things Texas has more than 110 daily attractions and activities incl...

Festival of the Arts

Oct. 26-27

This is a two-day celebration of community and tradition for people of all ages and interests. The f...

Autumn at the Arboretum

Sept. 21-Oct. 31

As one of the Southwest’s most picturesque fall horticultural displays, the garden is a spectacula...

Texas Veggie Fair

Nov. 2

The 10th annual fair is a statewide celebration of plant-based living. It is a free event that's ope...

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

April 30-Nov. 3

This exhibition highlights the Meadows’s recent acquisition of Goya’s exceptional ink drawing, "...

Conception Art Show

Nov. 14

Join in for a fun night of networking, displaying, and selling artwork. There are painters, sculptor...

Holiday at the Dallas Arboretum

Nov. 9-Dec. 31

The elaborately decorated Victorian-style gazebos are on display for the final year at the Dallas Ar...

Dino Fest

Aug. 31-Sept. 1

Culminating the summer, the second-annual Dino Fest returns with the ultimate dinosaur celebration. ...

¡Eso Es!: A Latinx Music Texas Tour

Aug. 30

Margin Walker presents ¡Eso Es! (Spanish for “That’s It!”), a new four-city tour happening on...

Sammons Jazz: "Piano Roots: Chicago to Dallas"

Sept. 4

Jazz legends and rising stars of Texas perform the many flavors of jazz in the historic Turtle Creek...

Carson Series of Sammons Cabaret

Sept. 19

New York-style cabaret gets the Texas treatment with top singers performing the Great American Songb...

Brews, Bites, and Beats

Sept. 27

Samples of leading Texas craft beers, bites from some of the hottest Dallas eateries, and great musi...

Sammons Jazz: "Nothin' But the Blues"

Oct. 2

Jazz legends and rising stars of Texas perform the many flavors of jazz in the historic Turtle Creek...

"Red Chariot"

Sept. 18-Oct. 13

What if tarot cards could actually affect your future? And you could use that tarot deck to control ...

Carson Series of Sammons Cabaret

Oct. 17

New York-style cabaret gets the Texas treatment with top singers performing the Great American Songb...

Sammons Jazz: "Many Keys, Many Voices"

Nov. 6

Jazz legends and rising stars of Texas perform the many flavors of jazz in the historic Turtle Creek...

Carson Series of Sammons Cabaret

Nov. 21

New York-style cabaret gets the Texas treatment with top singers performing the Great American Songb...

The Kinsey African American Art and History Collection

Sept. 21-March 1

This collection celebrates the achievements and contributions of African Americans from 1595 to pres...

"El Greco, Goya, and a Taste for Spain: Highlights from The Bowes Museum"

Sept. 15-Jan. 12

The development of Spanish art across three centuries—from large, gold-encrusted retable panels of...

Chocolate Festival

Sept. 6-8

The three-day festival is telling “The Story of Chocolate” for its tenth annual edition. The fes...

Watermelon Festival

Aug. 3

Take a bite out of summer at the 2nd Annual Watermelon Festival. The Dallas Farmers Market is kickin...

"The Thanksgiving Play"

Nov. 6-Dec. 1

Good intentions collide with absurd assumptions in Larissa FastHorse’s wickedly funny satire, as a...

Together We Ball

Aug. 25

Project Unity's fifth annual event, presented in partnership with the Dallas Mavericks, is designed ...

"In The Heights"

Sept. 21-Oct. 20

This family-friendly musical from the creator of "Hamilton" tells the universal story of a vibrant c...

"Black Nativity"

Dec. 5-22

For 16 years, Langston Hughes' joyous story of the birth of Christ has transformed the Bishop Arts T...

"Loving and Loving"

Feb. 5-23

Inspired by the true love story between Richard and Mildred Loving, an interracial couple from Virgi...

"Madame Bovary"

Feb. 12-March 8

This is the tragic, yet scintillating story of a woman who longed for a life she could never fully a...

Dallas' Best Tacos and Margaritas Tour

Dec. 1-March 1

Sample award-winning tacos and margaritas on an adventure through East Dallas, Oak Cliff, and other ...

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