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Things to Do in Dallas

Things To Do in Dallas This Week

How to enjoy local arts, culture, food, fitness, and more in Dallas.
By D Magazine |

Thursday, August 11

Facade of Harwood Arms pub in Uptown.
Robert Underwood

Harwood Arms hosts its 2nd Annual Irish Slammer Party. Join the pub as it attempts to set an unofficial world record. The party starts at 6:30 p.m. RSVP.

Friday, August 12

Anime at the Modern opens at the Modern Art Musuem of Fort Worth. The three-day festival begins with screenings of Fortune Favors Lady Nikuko and Belle. Click here for schedule of events.

Enjoy the musical stylings of Dylan Bishop in the AT&T Discovery District. Bishop will serve as the night’s musical entertainment at JAXON Beer Garden. His set begins at 6 p.m.

Saturday, August 13

Support youth entrepreneurs at The Boho (Mini) Market in Klyde Warren Park. The open air market starts at 10 a.m. More info.

Vince Gill performs at Billy Bob’s Texas in Fort Worth. His performance starts at 10 p.m. Purchase tickets.

Sunday, August 14

School is out for the summer, so why not take the family to the Arboretum? Summer at the Arboretum returns with floral peacock displays, mural paintings, and live music. The summer series lasts until August 14. More info.

Have a day of family friendly fun at ‘Pirates Ahoy!’ in LEGOLAND Discovery Center. The exhibit closes on August 14. Buy tickets.

Recurring Things To Do

Visit the Inaugural Exhibition of Texas Sculptors at ArtCentre of Plano. The exhibit ends on August 27. More info.

August brings Dollar Days to the Dallas Arboretum. For the month of August, enjoy reduced admission to the botanical garden. The special ends on August 31. Purchase tickets.

Explore Disney Art from Private Collections at the Arlington Museum of Art. The exhibit displays artworks from Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Alice in Wonderland, One Hundred and One Dalmatians, and more classic Disney films. The exhibit runs until September 4. Reserve tickets.

Head to the AT&T Discovery District for ‘The Pictures Generation.’ The postmodern exhibition features multimedia works from various artists. The exhibit runs until September 5. More info.

Attend the opening of “Cartier and Islamic Art: In Search of Modernity” at the Dallas Museum of Art. The exhibition is a collection of Louis Cartier’s designs and the influence of Islamic art on the French luxury brand. The exhibit runs until September 18. Get tickets.

Thursdays on Tap launches at the Perot Museum. The after-hours experience allows 21+ visitors to eat and drink while touring some of the museum’s latest exhibitions. The weeknight event runs until October 13. Get tickets.

Spirit and Form,” Octavio Medellín’s exhibition opens at the Dallas Museum of Art. The exhibit is a homage to the influential artist and art educator who impacted generations of Latinx artists in Dallas and Texas overall. The exhibit, which is free to the public, runs until January 15, 2023.


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