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Special Event: For the Family
Autumn at the Arboretum
Date: September 23-November 22, 2017 Location: Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, 8525 Garland Rd., Dallas, TX 75218 Details: The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden presents Autumn at the Arboretum (AAA), one of the Southwest’s most picturesque fa...
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens
Dallas, TX

Thu 10/19/17 - Wed 11/22/17 at 9am-5pm
Special Event: Craft Show, Magic, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Harry Potter's World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine
This exhibition, using materials from the National Library of Medicine, explores Harry Potter's world, its roots in Renaissance Science, and the ethical questions that affected not only the wizards of Harry Potter, but also the historical thinkers featured...
Tarrant County College – Judith J. Carrier Library
Arlington, TX

Thu 10/19/17 - Tue 10/31/17 at 12am-11pm
Special Event: Holiday
NorthPark Center's Pumpkin Patch
Visitors of all ages are invited to get into the autumn spirit by exploring NorthPark’s Pumpkin Patch, on display beginning Saturday, October 14. The Pumpkin Patch sprawls across CenterPark Garden and serves as the perfect backdrop for family photos on a c...
NorthPark Center
Dallas, TX

Thu 10/19/17 - Tue 10/31/17
Special Event: Politics, Benefit/Fundraiser
Annie's List's Build the Ballot Tarrant County Reception
Join Annie's List for an evening of fun to Build the Ballot in Tarrant County! On October 19th, connect with political movers and shakers and learn how Annie's List is changing the face of power in Tarrant County and across the state
Ridglea Theater
Fort Worth, TX

Thu 10/19/17 at 6:30pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser, Fashion Show/Bridal
First Sight Fashion Show & Luncheon Presented by The Dallas Opera
NorthPark Center Presenting Sponsor Thursday, October 19, 2017 11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. The fabulous start of the 2017-2018 Season, FIRST SIGHT FASHION SHOW AND LUNCHEON will be chaired by Dianne and Mark LaRoe. Honorary Chairs are Nancy A. Nasher and Da...
AT&T Performing Arts Center – Winspear Opera House
Dallas, TX

Thu 10/19/17 at 11am-1:30pm
Special Event: Musical
In 1996, an original rock musical by a little-known composer opened on Broadway… and forever changed the landscape of American theatre. Two decades later, Jonathan Larson’s RENT continues to speak loudly and defiantly to audiences across generations and al...
Bass Performance Hall
Fort Worth, TX

Thu 10/19/17 at 7:30pm
Fri 10/20/17 at 7:30pm
Sat 10/21/17 at 1:30pm
Special Event: Fashion Show/Bridal
RuPaul's Drag Race: Werq The World Tour
RUPAULS DRAG RACE: WERQ THE WORLD TOUR Your favorite queens are here to "WERQ Your World" in the RuPauls Drag Race Official World Tour. Hosted by Michelle Visage with sickening performances by Alyssa Edwards, Detox, Kim Chi, Latrice Royale, Peppermint, Sha...
Majestic Theatre
Dallas, TX

Thu 10/19/17 at 9pm
Special Event: For the Family, Children, Family/Child, Children's Theatre
Shopkins Live!
"Shopkins Live!" lights up the stage in this premiere live production packed with show-stopping performances featuring the Shoppies. Join Jessicake, Bubbleisha, Peppa-Mint, Rainbow Kate, Cocolette, and Polli Polish as they perform the coolest dance moves, ...
The Pavilion at Irving Music Factory
Irving, TX

Thu 10/19/17 at 6:30pm
Special Event: Painting, Mixed Media
Tour of AT&T Stadium Art
Guided Art Tour Monday through Thursday at 10:00am, 12:00pm and 2:00pm. An AT&T Stadium docent will guide visitor through the art collection.
AT&T Stadium
Arlington, TX

Thu 10/19/17
Mon 10/23/17
Tue 10/24/17
Wed 10/25/17
Thu 10/26/17
Special Event: Tour
Tour The Star
Take a tour of The Star. Come and experience where the Dallas Cowboys train and work 355 days of the year. The Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters at The Star in Frisco, Texas is a destination created to allow fans to connect with the team in ways they have ...
The Ford Center at the Star
Frisco, TX

Thu 10/19/17
Fri 10/20/17
Sat 10/21/17
Sun 10/22/17
Mon 10/23/17
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser
Back To The 80's Dance Party
Join the Garabedian Family and their gracious friends and supporters at the Back To The 80’s Dance Party on October 20, 2017 in Southlake, Texas. This will be a dance party like we had back in the day benefiting the Journey Learning Center. Journey provid...
The Marq Southlake
Southlake, TX

Fri 10/20/17 at 7pm-12am
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Colin Kane
Born and raised in New York, Colin Kane, winner of Howard Stern's 'Kill or Be Killed' comedy competition and a semi-finalist in New York Comedy Festival's 'Funniest Stand-up' contest, has toured the world to play to audiences in New York, Los Angeles, Bost...
The Addison Improv
Addison, TX

Fri 10/20/17 at 9:45pm
Fri 10/20/17 at 7:30pm
Sat 10/21/17 at 9:30pm
Sat 10/21/17 at 7pm
Sun 10/22/17 at 7:30pm
Special Event: Gaming, Film, For the Family, Fair/Festival, Expo/Trade Show, Social Event, Podcast, Social Media, Convention
Dallas Fan Days 2017
Stars from Stranger Things and Doctor Who come to D/FW October 20-22, 2017 WHAT: Dallas Fan Days™ is one of the best comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming events in Texas. It is packed with exciting family-friendly activities, celebrity & comic gues...
Irving Convention Center
Irving, TX

Fri 10/20/17 at 4pm-8pm
Sat 10/21/17 at 10am-7pm
Sun 10/22/17 at 10am-5pm
Special Event: Benefit/Fundraiser
Dallas Women's Foundation 32nd Annual Luncheon
Dr. Hope Jahren, award-winning scientist, one of TIME Magazine’s Top 100 Influential People, best-selling author of Lab Girl and advocate for female equality in STEM, will be the keynote speaker for Dallas Women’s Foundation’s 32nd Annual Luncheon The VIP ...
Dallas Hilton Anatole
Dallas, TX

Fri 10/20/17 at 11:30am-1pm
Special Event: Halloween, haunted houses, haunted attractions, haunt trails, outdoor haunted house
Dan's Haunted House presents: "MOKUSATSU – KREEP’S ATOMIC SHADOWS"
Dan's Haunted House is a professional outdoor haunted attraction / haunted house with Japanese theme Story Line for 2017 - year 4 of 5 in the ongoing haunt saga - No Clowns, No Zombies, and No Chainsaws FEAR is in EVERYTHING ! A year has passed. ...
Dan's Haunted House
Lake Dallas, TX

Fri 10/20/17 at 8pm-11pm
Sat 10/21/17 at 8pm-11pm
Fri 10/27/17 at 8pm-11pm
Sat 10/28/17 at 8pm-11pm
Special Event: Special Event, Benefit/Fundraiser
First Night: Pre-Performance Dinner & After Party By The Dallas Opera
Deutsche Bank Wealth Management Presenting Sponsor Friday, October 20, 2017 5:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. The dazzling opening night events of 2017-2018 Season of The Dallas Opera, feature FIRST NIGHT Pre-Performance Dinner and After Party, chaired by Dianne a...
AT&T Performing Arts Center – Winspear Opera House
Dallas, TX

Fri 10/20/17 at 5:30pm-1:30am
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
Franco Escamilla
Born in the beautiful Cuautla Morelos and adopted by Nuevo Leon, comic Franco Escamilla is well known as “El Diablo” (the Devil) or “El Amo del Sarcasmo” (The Master of Sarcasm) for his YouTube videos. He brings a style of stand-up comedy with a sarcastic,...
Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie
Grand Prairie, TX

Fri 10/20/17 at 8pm
Fri 10/27/17 at 8pm
Special Event: Stand Up Comedy
George Lopez
George Lopez is one of the premier comedic talents in the entertainment industry today. Maintaining an extremely active schedule as a stand-up comedian, George is a sell-out attraction coast to coast and has headlined concerts at prestigious venues. In ...
The Pavilion at Irving Music Factory
Irving, TX

Fri 10/20/17 at 8pm
Special Event: Children, For the Family
Pumpkin Help-Create Events at Vetro
Are you pumped up for pumpkin season? Join us at Vetro Glassblowing Studio & Gallery during the month of October for our seasonal Pumpkin Help-Create events on Fridays and Saturdays from October 6-28. Bring the whole family and come participate in the crea...
Vetro Glassblowing Studio & Gallery
Grapevine, TX

Fri 10/20/17 at 2pm-6pm
Sat 10/21/17 at 2pm-6pm
Fri 10/27/17 at 2pm-6pm
Sat 10/28/17 at 2pm-6pm
Special Event: Fair/Festival, Holiday
Screams Halloween Theme Park
Screams® presented by MetroPCS, is 5 Haunted Houses and a whole lot more with a totally new level of terror for 2017! Screams® is transforming with greatly intensified frights in every haunted house… everywhere you turn… for the most terrifying experience...
Scarborough Faire
Waxahachie, TX

Fri 10/20/17 at 7:30pm-1:30am
Sat 10/21/17 at 7:30pm-1:30am
Fri 10/27/17 at 7:30pm-1:30am
Sat 10/28/17 at 7:30pm-1:30am

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