Category: Community Events

Swiss Avenue Mother’s Day Home Tour

If you happen to be an enthusiast of all things home-and-garden related, then you’re probably familiar with the beautiful houses of the Swiss Avenue historic district. If you’re still looking for a fun and unique way to celebrate Mother’s Day this year, why not head out for the Swiss Avenue Mother’s Day Home Tour? The… Read more »

The Magic Piano

Do you love the idea of bringing your little ones to the opera but you have a feeling they’re not going to last much longer than a few minutes into the performance? Fortunately, there are some exciting performances at the Winspear that are geared toward a younger audience. Next up? The Magic Piano, which will… Read more »

Run the Highlands this Saturday, April 29th!

This Saturday, April 29th, 2017, the Lake Highlands Junior Women’s League will be hosting the 13th annual Run the Highlands event to raise funds for the Lake Highlands Community! The event includes a certified 5K race, as well as a family trail walk for those who want to enjoy the atmosphere at a more leisurely… Read more »

Celebrate Lake Highlands Restaurant Week!

From Monday, April 24th, through Sunday, May 30th, every time you dine out is an opportunity to help Helping Lake Highlands support our local community! Throughout the week, every time you dine at a participating restaurant, the establishment will donate 20% of the sale to one of our local non-profits. Lake Highlands Restaurant Week is… Read more »

Enjoy Colorful Fun During Dallas Arts Month!

Living in the Dallas-Forth Worth metroplex is not without its perks, and for decades the vibrant art scene in Dallas has been a particularly fun source of pride for the city. That’s precisely why Dallas has been celebrating a citywide Art Week since 2013, but this year Mayor Mike Rawlings officially increased the event to… Read more »

What Kind of Fun Can Your Family Enjoy Over Spring Break?

Will the kids be home from school for a week of spring break, soon? If so, are you feeling a bit worried about your family coming down with a bad case of cabin fever? Well fret not; there is plenty to do in the Dallas area! That means you can keep your kids busy, and… Read more »

Enjoy Beautiful Blooms and Family Fun at the Dallas Arboretum

The official start of spring is just around the corner now, and that means there is already a lot to see at the Dallas Arboretum, in particular the annual show, Dallas Blooms, which is actually the biggest floral estival in the entire Southwest! This event kicked off February 25 and will run through April 9,… Read more »

Are Your Kids Looking to Have Fun? Are You Hoping They Can Learn, Too?

You’ve likely already heard lots of great things about The Perot Museum of Nature and Science, but if you and your kids haven’t yet visited, spring is a great time to check that item off your bucket list. The museum offers a wide variety of fun, learning-centered activities, meant to help get visitors excited about… Read more »

Enjoy Heart-Pounding Rhythm at Stomp’s Shows in Dallas

Have you always loved the sounds of percussion? Is halftime your favorite part of every football game, because you love hearing the marching bands, especially the drumlines? Maybe your kids are fans of emptying your dishes, in order to create their own makeshift drum sets. If so, February is your lucky month, as there will… Read more »

Enjoy a Roaring Good Time at the Heard Museum in McKinney

Are you looking for a rip, “roaring” way to spend some time as a family in February? If so, why not take a few – or several – steps off the beaten path to enjoy the 11th Annual Dinosaurs Live! exhibit at the Heard Museum in McKinney? What will you catch during this exhibit, open… Read more »