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It's nice to be a big spender some of the time, but what do you do for the rest of the week?  Don't worry, there are plenty of fun things to do for little or nothin'.
The Two Character Play

The Two Character Play

DALLAS | October 9 - 25, 2014 | A hauntingly beautiful masterpiece by Tennessee Williams in which two actors arrive on a deserted theatre stage.
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Asleep at the Wheel

DALLAS | Thursday, October 16, 2014 | Pack a picnic and enjoy a concert by these kings of Texas swing while overlooking scenic White Rock Lake.
Driving Miss Daisy

Driving Miss Daisy

DALLAS | October 16 - November 16, 2014 | Chronicles the relationship between a Southern matriarch and her African-American chauffeur.
Texas Rose Festival

Texas Rose Festival

TYLER | October 16 - 19, 2014 | Relive the past in the Rose Museum, be enchanted by costumes at the Queen's Coronation, and admire the Palette of Roses.
Taste of Arlington

Taste of Arlington

ARLINGTON | Tuesday, October 21, 2014 | Silent and live auctions, music, entertainment, and lots of fabulous food and beverage tastings.
Dallas Arboretum: Cool Thursday Concert Series

A Hard Night's Day

DALLAS | Thursday, October 23, 2014 | Pack a picnic and enjoy a concert by this Beatles tribute band while overlooking scenic White Rock Lake.
The Dallas Opera

The Marriage of Figaro Simulcast

DALLAS | October 24, 2014 | Now anyone can join in the thrill of opening night as The Dallas Opera presents a FREE simulcast at Klyde Warren Park.
Travel and Adventure Show

Travel & Adventure Show

DALLAS | October 25 - 26, 2014 | Speak to experts at the country's largest series of travel shows where planning your vacation has never been easier.
Downtown Plano Feastival

Downtown Plano Feastival

PLANO | Saturday, October 25, 2014 | A high-energy celebration of music, food, and art along with the Great Pumpkin Race and SOT Fire Truck Pull.
VISIONS Women's Expo

VISIONS Women's Expo

DALLAS | October 25 - 26, 2014 | The latest in beauty, fashion, food, wellness, pampering treatments, cooking, home improvement, finance, and more.
Fort Worth Alliance Air Show

Fort Worth Alliance Air Show

FORT WORTH | October 25 - 26, 2014 | In addition to dynamic performances in the sky, the show is an aviation festival with many activities to enjoy.
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Who's Bad

DALLAS | Thursday, October 30, 2014 | Pack a picnic and enjoy a concert by this Michael Jackson tribute while overlooking scenic White Rock Lake.
Romanian Food Festival

Romanian Food Festival

DALLAS | October 31 - November 2, 2014 | Romanian culture, live music, traditional folk dance show, grill & bar, games, exhibits, entertainment, and more.
AIA Dallas Tour of Homes

AIA Dallas Tour of Homes

DALLAS | November 1 - Sunday, November 2, 2014 | Self-guided tour showcasing fine residential architecture in the DFW area designed by Texas architects.
Canton First Monday Trade Days

First Monday Trade Days

CANTON | October 30 - November 2, 2014 | The town turns into a large outdoor open-air trade market on the weekend before the first Monday of each month.
Heritage Syrup Festival

Heritage Syrup Festival

HENDERSON | Saturday, November 8, 2014 | Old time syrup making, live musical entertainment, vendors, cars, melodrama, chili cook-off, and more.
The Legends of Crossroads

Wild West Days

DALLAS | November 15 - 16, 2014 | Old West reenactment competition along with historical portrayals, shootouts, competitions, living history displays, food, vendors, and more.
Dallas Chamber Symphony

Trevor and Orth

DALLAS | November 18, 2014 | The Dallas Chamber Symphony presents not one but two amazing soloists, violinist Chloé Trevor and pianist Kyle Orth.
A Christmas Carol

A Christmas Carol

DALLAS | November 25 - December 27, 2014 | The audience is surrounded by actors, scary ghosts bursting out of the floor, and snow falling.
Missle Toes at Galleria Dallas

Illumination Celebration

DALLAS | November 28 - December 24, 2014 | Medalists Charlie White, Meryl Davis, and Carolina Kostner join Amber Glenn and pyrotechnic-skating Santa.
Canton First Monday Trade Days

First Monday Trade Days

CANTON | November 27 - 30, 2014 | The town turns into a large outdoor open-air trade market on the weekend before the first Monday of each month.
The Book Club Play

The Book Club Play

DALLAS | January 1 - February 1, 2015 | Laughter and literature collide in this smart comedy about books and the people who love them.
Dallas Symphony Orchestra

American Soundscapes

DALLAS | January 16 - 17, 2015 | ReMix, introduced last year, is the Dallas Symphony's innovative concert series featuring a chic, casual concert experience.
Stagger Lee

Stagger Lee

DALLAS | January 21 - February 15, 2015 | Musical that takes its title from the old folk song that became a Number One R&B hit in 1959.
Medea

Medea

DALLAS | February 19 - March 29, 2015 | A 2500-year-old classic that still resonates with modern–day complexities of power, family, and politics.
The School For Wives

The School For Wives

DALLAS | February 20 - March 29, 2015 | Combining Moliére's sharp observations about love and marriage with hilarious comedy and music.
Colossal

Colossal

DALLAS | April 2 - May 3, 2015 | With the Wyly Theatre transformed into a football field, DTC will create an intensely physical production.
Sense And Sensibility

Sense And Sensibility

DALLAS | April 23 - May 24, 2015 | Scandalous secrets, betrayals, suitors, and rivals are brought to glorious life in a period-perfect adaptation.
Dallas Symphony Orchestra

Hollywood Exile

DALLAS | May 8 - 9, 2015 | ReMix, introduced last year, is the Dallas Symphony's innovative concert series featuring a chic, casual concert experience.

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