Events

Everything You Need to Do in Dallas This Weekend

Updated On 02/15/2018 at 04:53PM EST Updated On 02/15/2018 at 04:53PM EST
six flags
Courtesy of Six Flags
Friday
Feb 23
Most people only hike the Great Trinity Forest while the sun’s out. This is your shot to explore it at night, while calling for owls. When the hike is over, enjoy some delicious s’mores around a fire.
Cost: Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 the day of.
Friday
Feb 23
You haven’t been to a birthday party until you’ve done it Erykah Badu–style. The Godmother of Soul is known for having plenty surprises and special guests at her birthday celebrations, so you never know who else might wind up sharing the stage with her.
Cost: Tickets start from $43.
dancing with the stars
ABC
Friday
Feb 23
If you’ve ever wanted to see the stars of Dancing with the Stars dance right before your eyes, this is your chance. Their live Light Up the Night tour hits Dallas with some fiery moves and original numbers.
Cost: Tickets start from $50.
Saturday
Feb 24
Celebrate Black History Month by learning about African American history in Dallas. This three-hour tour takes you through more than 20 historic sites.
Cost: Tickets are $35.
six flags
Courtesy of Six Flags
Saturday
Feb 24
You’ve waited long enough. It’s finally here: Opening Weekend at Six Flags Over Texas. Be one of the first to ride the new Harley Quinn Spinsanity—if you have the stomach for it.
Cost: Opening Weekend tickets are $53.99
Saturday
Feb 24
We’re still a few weeks away from baseball season, but that doesn’t mean you can’t go to the ballpark for fun times -- this time involving visual art. The Texas Rangers are putting on art classes, dubbed CreateX, led by local artists. Arrive with a blank canvas, leave with your own rendition of the ballpark.
Cost: Tickets are $40.
Saturday
Feb 24
Maybe you didn’t get enough of the ballpark in the morning, or you prefer to relax with a glass of red than by painting. Whatever the case, in addition to their painting class, the Rangers are also hosting Wine 101 on Saturday. Learn about the fundamentals of wine and selection while overlooking the field.
Cost: Tickets are $30 plus $10 for a set of samples.
Saturday
Feb 24
Saturday the Top 35 bull riders in the world will see who is the best. If they can hang on for at least eight seconds, they advance. If not, they’re out. The last one standing (or riding rather) will be declared the Iron Cowboy.
Cost: Tickets start from $10.
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Alex Da Carte
Saturday
Feb 24
Dallas’ own, specifically Lake Highland High School’s own, returns to her hometown for a show at the Bomb Factory. Jam out to her old hits and the new ones from her 2017 album Masseduction.
Cost: Tickets start from $39.
Sunday
Feb 25
It’s always fun to learn something new, especially when there’s food involved. At Sur La Table, you can learn to make Cioppino seafood stew in a two-hour, hands on class.
Cost: Tickets are $90.