Category: Community Events

Learn More About Christmas at Northpark Center

Have your kids started asking you a lot of questions about the history of Christmas or other holidays? Do their questions only serve to remind you that you don’t actually know that much about the origin of the holiday, yourself? If so, the resident storyteller from the Dallas Museum of Art, Ann Marie Newman, will… Read more »

Shop for a Good Cause This Weekend in Dallas

Are you looking to get a jumpstart on your Christmas shopping, while also supporting a good cause? If so, you may want to check out the CHOOZE shopping party, “Shop for a Cause,” taking place from Friday, November 18 through Sunday, November 20, 2016. During this event 10 percent of the proceeds will go to… Read more »

Have a Great Time Learning at the Dallas Zoo

Are you constantly on the lookout for educational adventures you can have with your kids? Whether you homeschool your kids, or simply seek to expose them to educational experiences outside of their usual learning environment, have you checked out S.A.F.E. Superheroes at the Dallas Zoo? Beyond seeing and learning about the animals, this exhibit also… Read more »

Enjoy High-flying Fun at the Trinity River Wind Festival This Weekend

Were you hoping to make some fun, albeit last-minute plans for your family this weekend? If so, have you considered a departure from the usual Halloween-themed activities that dominate this time of year, in order to check out the 2016 Trinity River Wind Festival, an exciting display of kites and other wind-worthy attractions that will… Read more »

Don’t Miss Texas Veggie Fair This October in Dallas

Are you passionate about raising your kids to be healthy and thoughtful consumers, people who will look to shop locally and source their food responsibly as much as possible? If so, you won’t want to miss the upcoming Texas Veggie Fair. This annual event now in its 7th year will be held from 11 a.m…. Read more »

Have Your Kids Seen the Pumpkins at Dallas Arboretum?

If you haven’t yet scene the epic pumpkin display at the Dallas Arboretum this fall, you will certainly want to schedule a family trip soon. Over 90,000 pumpkins and other gourds have been used to help create Cinderella’s carriage, and other kid-friendly exhibits, an annual favorite and one that has been named one of the… Read more »

Don’t Miss The State Fair This Season!

The State Fair of Texas has officially kicked off and is now in full swing, which means it is time to gather your family for a fun day of fried foods, carnival-style games and rides, and lots more family-friendly activities, deep in the heart of Texas, or more specifically in downtown Dallas. In addition to… Read more »

Enjoy Great Tunes at the Allen Folk Festival

Looking for a fun way to teach your kids about music, or simply interested in finding something fun and unique to do close to home this September? The Allen Public Library is offering a free concert, the Allen Folk Festival, which will kick off at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, September 30, 2016. The event will… Read more »

Irving’s Main Street Event Is Coming Soon

Just because summer is officially over and the kids have gone back to school, it doesn’t meant there aren’t still plenty of opportunities to have fun, as a family, on the weekends! In fact, in a few short weeks it will be time to once again enjoy the annual Irving Main Street Event. This is… Read more »

Use Your Imaginations at the C.R. Smith Museum!

Are you looking for a fun way to encourage your children’s imagination, this fall? If so, why not make time to visit the Tinkertoy – Build Your Imagination exhibit, which is part of an ongoing event at the C.R. Smith Museum in Fort Worth. The museum celebrates the aviation history in America, while this exhibit… Read more »