When: All of August 2014 Where: Dallas Arboretum 8525 Garland, Dallas, TX 75218 What: The dog days of summer bring Dollar Days in August at the Arboretum. Throughout the entire month visitors can enjoy general admission for only $1. As always, members receive free general admission and parking year-round. This is a perfect opportunity for […]
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Allen 4th of July Celebration THIS WEEKEND!
When: Begins 4:00pm Where: Celebration Park 701 Angel Parkway Allen, TX What: A star-studded entertainment lineup featuring two stages of musical acts, including entertainment from Radio Disney Live leads up to one of the largest fireworks displays in North Texas. A number of concessionaires will be on site selling all of your favorite festival foods […]
Uptown Jazz Dallas Live on the Lawn at Klyde Warren Park
When: Thursdays 19th and July 3rd and Fall program continuing September 4th, 11th and 18th. Where: Klyde Warren Park, Dallas What: Dallas’ largest jazz stage returns for Season Two with an expanded program spanning the summer and fall. Amazing ‘free’ jazz performances starring our region’s best emerging recording artists along with some fun interactive themes produced […]
Fireworks & Dinner Cruise on Lake Grapevine
When: May 30, 2014 8pm – 10pm Where: Silver Lake Marina 2500 Fairway Drive Grapevine, TX 76051 What: Take your date to a fun-filled dinner cruise aboard the “Tejas”, a custom houseboat charter. They will be serving dinner while cruising Lake Grapevine. Refreshments are non-alcoholic. BYOB. Enjoy the breathtaking views of the fireworks over the […]
Addison Cork & Fork
When: May 16, 2014 to May 18, 2014 Friday, 6-10 p.m Saturday, Noon – 11 p.m. Where: Addison Circle Park 4970 Addison Circle Drive Addison, TX 75001 What: Designed for the epicurious, this intimate two-day event brings together celebrated chefs, craft breweries, wineries and spirit-makers—tempting palettes with more culinary style. Featured talent includes internationally-acclaimed James […]
Grapevine Gallery Night 2014
When: Saturday May 3rd 5pm-10pm Where: Historic Downtown Grapevine What: The Gallery Night Walk is a great event with all six of the major art galleries in Grapevine participating. There will be wine and food served while you browse the excellent art work at each gallery.
Cool Thursdays Concert Series at the Dallas Arboretum
When: Thursdays starting in April! See website for schedule. Where: Dallas Arboretum 8525 Garland Rd. | Dallas, Texas 75218 | 214.515.6615 What: A great date idea or just a fun time for the family… Cool Thursdays return in April with new and exciting national cover bands, some of the Metroplex’s best food trucks, and weekly costume […]
World Health Day is April 7th!
World Health Day 2014 will spotlight some of the most commonly known vectors – such as mosquitoes, sandflies, bugs, ticks and snails – responsible for transmitting a wide range of parasites and pathogens that can cause many different illnesses. Mosquitoes, for example, transmit malaria – the most deadly vector-borne disease, causing an estimated 660 000 […]
2014 Côtes du Coeur was WILDLY successful!
Tim and I were invited to attend this year’s gala event, with our dear friends, Dan and Inez Browning! And as usual, an evening with them never disappoints. Thank you to everyone at Côtes du Coeur for creating another fabulous evening! Through the generosity of the amazing sponsors and donors, they were able to raise […]
Walk for Wishes 2014: Make-A-Wish Foundation
When: Saturday, March 29, 2014 Where: Reverchon Park, Dallas, TX What: This 5k and Fun Walk is a family-friendly, community event that raises funds to grant wishes for children with life-threatening medical conditions in North Texas. Before and after the walk there will be live music, delicious food options, and the Kid’s Zone for everyone […]