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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'.
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.
Zilker Park Kite Festival

Zilker Park Kite Festival

AUSTIN | March 1, 2015 | See the spectacular sight of hundreds of kites soaring across the springtime sky at this popular FREE annual outdoor event.
North Texas Irish Festival

North Texas Irish Festival

DALLAS | March 6-8, 2015 | Irish and Celtic entertainment including bands, dancers, storytellers, cultural crafts, vendors, and international food and drink.
The Dallas Flea

The Dallas Flea

DALLAS | March 7, 2015 | Triple the footprint, double the artisan booths, a food truck court, live music stage, photo booth, and lounge area.
Dallas All-Con

Dallas All-Con

DALLAS | March 12-15, 2015 | Event supports fans of science fiction, fantasy, Renaissance, anime, costuming, theater, performing arts, and film making.
Dallas St. Patrick's Parade

Dallas St. Patrick's Parade

DALLAS | March 14, 2015 | Formerly known as the Greenville Avenue St. Patrick's Parade, event features floats, entertainment, Irish music, and green beer.
DFW Auto Show

DFW Auto Show

DALLAS | March 25-29, 2015 | The ideal venue for serious car buyers to kick some tires and check under the hoods of hundreds of new cars and trucks.
Rockers vs. Mods

Rockers vs. Mods

DALLAS | March 27-29, 2015 | A tribute to the 1960's British rivalry between Mods and Rockers, this rally is open to Italian scoots and cafe-style bikes.
Arts in the Square at Frisco Square

Arts in the Square

FRISCO | March 28-29, 2015 | Performing arts, interactive activities, live music, and great food along with a juried fine arts festival.
Colossal

Colossal

DALLAS | April 2- May 3, 2015 | With the Wyly Theatre transformed into a football field, DTC will create an intensely physical production.
Deep Ellum Arts Festival

Deep Ellum Arts Festival

DALLAS | April 3-5, 2015 | Combining art and music, this 'outdoor street party' is the biggest weekend of the year for the Deep Ellum Entertainment District.
The MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival

MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival

FORT WORTH | April 9-April 12, 2015 | Known as the crown jewel of Texas' events, Main St. is ranked as the #1 arts festival in Texas.
Beauty Live

Beauty Live

DALLAS | April 11-12, 2015 | A whirlwind weekend of non-stop fun with celebrity appearances, pro stylists, national makeup artists, makeovers, and giveaways.
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.
National Polka Festival

National Polka Festival

ENNIS | May 23-25, 2015 | Wear traditional Czech kroj (costumes) and enjoy a weekend of polka dancing, Czech foods, and polka bands.
Texas Blueberry Festival

Texas Blueberry Festival

NACOGDOCHES | June 13, 2015 | Tons of fresh blueberries along with 100+ vendors, live musical entertainment, games, shows, and more.
Plano Balloon Festival

Plano Balloon Festival

PLANO | September 18-20, 2015 | Hot air balloon launch and evening glow, live music, fireworks show, parachute team exhibition, food, and more.
Greek Food Festival of Dallas

Greek Food Festival

DALLAS | September 25-27, 2015 | Enjoy Greek foods such as a gyro, Greek salad, or baklava from some of the best local Greek restaurants.

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PHOTOS | Wall-to-wall variety of chocolate samples from artisans.
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