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  • August 17
  • Dallas Farmers Market

    Come visit the 26,000 square foot food hall and artisanal vendor market containing four anchor restaurants, a mixture of local specialty foods, artisanal food vendors, and seating areas both inside and out where you can grab a bite to eat or enjoy a cup of coffee while taking in a view of the Dallas skyline or observing the market-goers. Open

  • Dallas Wings vs. Las Vegas Aces

  • August Dollar Days

    Discounted $2 general garden admission is offered to all guests, plus $5 parking and $2 admission to the Rory Meyers Children's Adventure Garden, as well as budget-friendly menu items including hot dogs and root beer floats, brownie sundaes, sodas and frozen pops.

  • SummerFest Featuring The Smurfs

    It’s time to have some Texas-sized fun at SummerFest featuring The Smurfs, presented by Aquafina. From fun family entertainment, unique culinary programs, to exciting outdoor activities including a 10-acre pool and lazy river playground Paradise Springs! There is an abundance of activities for all ages to enjoy through September 3. See website for full schedule. Hours of Operation: Vary

  • Wee Readers

    Classes are created and presented by early literacy experts. All classes are intentionally designed to be developmentally appropriate for each age. All story times are held in the second floor Children's Program Room. Get your free ticket at the second floor Ask Us desk on the day of the class, limit five tickets per party. Space is

  • Teachers Go FREE at LEGOLAND Discovery Center

    LEGOLAND Discovery Center Dallas/Fort Worth is celebrating Teacher Appreciation month. Teachers will receive free admission at the attraction throughout the month of August with valid school ID or pay stub. Up to six additional one-day tickets can be purchased for $10, plus tax. Offer only available at the door, not available for purchase online.

  • First Fridays at the Farm

    Grapevine’s Nash Farm will once again host the First Fridays at the Farm series. Starting in January and taking place through December, the series features family-friendly educational experiences designed to teach life skills that were important to a Texas farm in the 19th century. Daily life in Texas during the late 1800s required knowledge of a number of skills, methods


    Three, two, one… blast off! Reach a new altitude of fun with Space Mission at LEGOLAND Discovery Center. The new intergalactic building experience allows guests to explore far-off alien planets built entirely out of thousands of LEGO® bricks. Visitors will be able to build their own spaceship, takeover mission control operations, and make a LEGO® rocket blast off into outer

  • Open Gym at Best Gymnastics in Flower Mound

    Best Open Gym is offered every Friday afternoon from 1:30pm – 2:30pm for Best Members and non-members and is for ages 3 and older. During Open Gym, children can jump on the trampolines, play in the foam pit, and much more to wear off some of that energy! It is only $5 per a child and is a drop

  • Late Night at the DMA

    On the third Friday of each month, the museum is open until midnight. Each Late Night offers hundreds of experiences for visitors of all ages with performances, concerts, readings, film screenings, tours and family programs. Look online for theme and activities as they are announced.

  • Special Needs Sleepover

    Bring the family and enjoy the museum at an evening that’s designed just for you! You’ll get access to all the permanent exhibit halls, including the Children’s Museum, and be able to take part in sensory activities, watch a 3D film, bust a move at a Dino Dance Party, and more.

            It is open to children ages 5–20 with sensory needs
  • Feed My Starving Children Volunteer Packing Opportunity

    Christian nonprofit Feed My Starving Children (FMSC) opened a permanent meal packing facility in Richardson, Texas on July 1. The site will have the capacity to welcome more than 150,000 volunteers each year to hand-pack nourishing FMSC MannaPack™ meals.

    Volunteer opportunities are available on Wednesday evenings, and all day on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, each week.

    FMSC has

  • School of Rock

    Presented by Dallas Summer Musicals. Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a wannabe rock star posing as a substitute teacher who turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band.

    This high-octane smash features 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber, all the original songs from the movie and musical theater’s

  • Texas Rangers vs Angels -Eric Nadel Summer Reading Club Night

    Celebrate the end of summer with the Eric Nadel summer reading club game. All DFW summer readers are invited to take part in this celebration on Friday, August 17th as your Texas Rangers take on the LA Angels. Purchase specially discounted tickets online and receive a commemorative The Hungry Caterpillar statue! Stay for the post game fireworks and enjoy an

  • Addison Summer Series

    Every Friday night in Addison Circle Park or Addison Beckert Park enjoy a variety of great music under a blanket of North Texas stars at Addison Summer Series. This 13-week celebration of summer features your favorite local bands from tribute to salsa, country to jazz. Make sure you pack a picnic or grab a bite from one of Addison’s 180 restaurants.

  • Stockyards Championship Rodeo

    At the world’s only year-round rodeo, watch cowboys and cowgirls compete every Friday and Saturday night inside Fort Worth's historic Cowtown Coliseum. The Friday Night Rodeo competitions include tie-down roping, break away roping, team roping and barrel racing and rough stock events such as bull riding. On Saturday nights, more rough stock events are added like bronc riding, bareback and ranch

  • Friday Night Fireworks

    As part of Grapevine's SummerBlast entertainment, watch the spectacular fireworks show over Lake Grapevine on Memorial Day Monday May 28 and every Friday June 1-August 31. Visit grapevinetexasusa.com/events/summerblast/friday-night-fireworks for more information and music to listen to during the fireworks show. Some suggested viewing locations:

    -The top floor of the Gaylord Texan parking garage, 1501 Gaylord Trail (parking fee) -Acorn Woods Park -Field next