dallas events

Dallas VideoFest concludes festival with narrative features and shorts in “AltFiction” (Feb. 7-10)

Dallas VideoFest 31 presents the final series of films in its 31st season with Alternative Fiction Fest, or AltFiction for short. The festival will feature dozens of narrative features, TV-focused episodes and short films throughout four days, Feb. 7-10, 2019, at the Angelika Film Center in Dallas. AltFiction Fest highlights ways of telling stories on large […]

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Recovered Calling Art Reception (August 21)

Every month, the new dual-branded AC Hotel and Residence Inn Dallas by the Galleria features the story of a local entrepreneur in a series called Entrepreneur of the Month. The hotel has selected Frisco-based artist Ryan Ekmark of Recovered Calling as the entrepreneur of August. Ekmark has gravitated toward complex, three-dimensional artwork since high school. […]

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“How I Became a Pirate” coming to the Dallas Children’s Theater

The Dallas Children’s Theater has some of the best shows around for kids – and parents too! If you’re looking for more indoor activities to add to your list this summer for the whole family, check out the events at the Dallas Children’s Theater. Starting June 15, sail off on a swashbuckling excursion at the play […]

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TIMELESS DOESN’T MEAN TIRED: Jersey Boys Thrills Crowds at Winspear Opening

Just because its music your parents listened to, don’t dismiss the one-week-only run of Jersey Boys at the AT&T Performing Arts Center.  The nationally touring company creates a high-energy experience for the whole audience, literally from the opening notes of the show through the curtain call. Jersey Boys, the Tony-award winning show created by Bob […]

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Dallas International Guitar Festival (May 4-6)

The oldest and largest guitar festival show in the world is returning to Dallas this weekend, May 4-6 at Dallas Market Hall. The show blends musicians, fans, collectors and celebrities together into one huge musical extravaganza. Visitors can buy, sell, trade, or just browse among the thousands upon thousands of new and vintage guitars, basses, amps, banjos, mandolins, […]

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Deep Ellum Arts Festival – April 6-8

The Deep Ellum Arts Festival is back for its 24th year, taking place April 6-8, 2018. Voted “Best Festival in Dallas” and ranked by participating artists among the top 50 arts festivals in the nation, the festival is not to miss for art and music fans in North Texas.   The festival, which offers free admission […]

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Tyra Banks to speak at Winspear Opera House (April 11)

Supermodel and super entrepreneur Tyra Banks will stop in Dallas on a tour this season to her journey in a series called Tyra Banks: Perfect is Boring. Guests will hear about her experiences as a insecure preteen to becoming a supermodel and entrepreneurial powerhouse. Photo: www.penguinrandomhouse.com   The event will take place at the AT&T Performing […]

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Free women’s self-defense in Dallas (March 3)

Attention, ladies! This Saturday, March 3 from noon to 2 p.m., Professor Nick Chamberlain will host a FREE women’s self-defense workshop at his studio in Dallas. Participants will learn techniques to avoid dangerous situations, fend off potential assailants and general self-defense methods and mentalities. Photo: www.facebook.com/ChamberlainKarate Within the workshop attendees can ‘Break a Board for a Buck’ […]

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Roundup: August events in Dallas

It’s a bustling month in Dallas for events. Just check out the roundup below! Here’s to an awesome August. Stay cool, everyone!   Vitruvian Salsa Festival (Aug. 5, 12, 19, 26) Bring your dancing shoes to Vitruvian Park’s Amphitheater every Saturday in August from 6–10 p.m. for the Vitruvian Salsa Festival. Enjoy live music, DJs, food […]

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