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Events Calendar | Shows, Concerts, Annual Festivals, Entertainment, Local Community Events, and What's Happening This Weekend | Dallas, Fort Worth, DFW Metroplex Area, Texas, USA

EVENTS CALENDAR

While we don't list everything in town that you could do, here are some selected recommendations of events that you definitely should consider attending.
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STARTS
November
18
The Art of the Cocktail

The Art of the Cocktail

DALLAS | 11/18/16 - 11/12/17

Shaken, Stirred, Styled examines the art of the cocktail through the wares in which they were served.
OCCURS
August
18
Australian Pink Floyd

Australian Pink Floyd

GRAND PRAIRIE | 8/18/17

The Australian Pink Floyd Show is rightfully hailed as one of the most in demand touring entities currently operating.
OCCURS
August
18
Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran

DALLAS | 8/18/17

Ed Sheeran will be performing at American Airlines Center. James Blunt has been added as the special guest.
STARTS
August
18
All About Bette

All About Bette

Addison | 8/18/17 - 8/26/17

Show brings to life the legendary Oscar-winning actress who dazzled big-screen audiences for more than six decades.
OCCURS
August
20
J. Cole

J. Cole

DALLAS | 8/20/17

Multi-platinum-selling artist J. Cole will bring the 4 Your Eyez Only Tour to the American Airlines Center.
OCCURS
August
24
Lost 80's Live

Lost 80's Live

GRAND PRAIRIE | 8/24/17

Cutting Crew, Wang Chung, Naked Eyes, Berlin, The Flirts, Tommy Tutone, Dramarama, When in Rome, and more.
OCCURS
August
25
Steven Tyler

Steven Tyler

THACKERVILLE, OK | 8/25/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes Steven Tyler of Aerosmith and the Loving Mary Band to the Colosseum.
OCCURS
August
26
Margarita and Salsa Festival

Margarita & Salsa Festival

WACO | 8/26/17

Sip cool drinks and hear great country music at one of the larger music events on the Waco calendar.
OCCURS
August
26
Keith Urban

Keith Urban

THACKERVILLE, OK | 8/26/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes country music superstar Keith Urban to the Colosseum at WinStar.
OCCURS
August
26
The Piano Guys

The Piano Guys

GRAND PRAIRIE | 8/26/17

The group became an Internet sensation by way of their successful series of original self-made music videos.
OCCURS
August
26
Reunion Lawn Party

Reunion Lawn Party

DALLAS | 8/26/17

Monthly summer event at the base of Reunion Tower features live music, food trucks, lawn games, and beer garden.

SEE ALSO: DALLAS ENTERTAINMENT NEWS & TOP STORIES

STARTS
September
1
Bedford Blues and BBQ

Bedford Blues & BBQ

BEDFORD | 9/1/17 - 9/3/17

Annual Labor Day festival features food, live music, and marketplace artisans from all over Texas.
STARTS
September
2
Professional Bull Riders

Professional Bull Riders

THACKERVILLE, OK | 9/2/17 - 9/3/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes The Toughest Sport on Dirt to the Colosseum at WinStar.
STARTS
September
8
Dallas Chocolate Festival

Dallas Chocolate Festival

ADDISON | 9/8/17 - 9/10/17

DallasChocolate.org celebrates chocolate makers and chocolatiers that have elevated their craft to an art form.
OCCURS
September
8
TACA 50th Anniversary Gala

TACA 50th Anniversary Gala

Dallas | 9/8/17

This year's event will be an exceptional celebration the organization's many successes over the last five decades.
OCCURS
September
9
Luxury Supercar Showcase

Luxury Supercar Showcase

IRVING | 9/9/17

Park Place Dealership partners with Four Seasons Resort and Club for public event benefiting the Momentous Institute.
OCCURS
September
14
Janet Jackson

Janet Jackson

DALLAS | 9/14/17

Janet Jackson will embark on a four-month North American tour this fall titled the State of the World Tour.
OCCURS
September
15
Pepe Aguilar

Pepe Aguilar

THACKERVILLE, OK | 9/15/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes Latin Grammy Award Winner Pepe Aguilar to the Global Event Center.
OCCURS
September
16
DSO Gala

DSO Gala

DALLAS | 9/16/17

The world's greatest living cellist, Yo-Yo Ma, joins the DSO to launch the farewell season for Jaap van Zweden.
OCCURS
September
16
Dirk Nowitzki Pro Celebrity Tennis Classic

Dirk Nowitzki Pro Celebrity Tennis Classic

Dallas | 9/16/17

Proceeds benefit the Dirk Nowitzki Foundation which awards grants to organizations focusing on children's wellbeing.
OCCURS
September
16
Paulina Rubio

Paulina Rubio

THACKERVILLE, OK | 9/16/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes Mexican singer/actress Paulina Rubio to the Global Event Center.
STARTS
September
14
Addison Oktoberfest

Addison Oktoberfest

ADDISON | 9/14/16 - 9/17/17

Four days of German food, entertainers in costumes, Bavarian folk dances, activities, oompah music, and more.
STARTS
September
19
Dallas Stars 2017/2018 Season

Dallas Stars 2017/2018 Season

DALLAS | 9/19/17 - 3/31/18

The Dallas Stars professional ice hockey team is based in Dallas and makes American Airlines Center its home.
STARTS
September
22
Plano Balloon Festival

Plano Balloon Festival

Plano | 9/22/17 - 9/24/17

Event features magnificent hot air balloons, live music, a parachute team exhibition, fireworks show, and more.
STARTS
September
22
Greek Food Festival of Dallas

Greek Food Festival of Dallas

Dallas | 9/22/17 - 9/24/17

Live Greek music, traditional dancing, cooking demos, tours of byzantine iconography, and more.
OCCURS
September
28
Arcade Fire

Arcade Fire

DALLAS | 9/28/17

Arcade Fire will bring their Infinite Content tour to American Airlines Center with Wolf Parade as special guest.
STARTS
September
29
State Fair of Texas

State Fair of Texas

DALLAS | 9/29/17 - 10/22/17

The State Fair of Texas promotes agriculture, education, and community involvement through family-friendly entertainment.
OCCURS
September
29
Smokey Robinson

Smokey Robinson

GRAND PRAIRIE | 9/29/17

Legendary singer Smokey Robinson's honey-coated voice absolutely is the audio equivalent of comfort food.
OCCURS
September
30
Marco Antonio Solis

Marco Antonio Solis

DALLAS | 9/30/17

American Airlines Center welcomes Marco Antonio Solis and his guests Jesse and Joy presented by El Mexicano.
OCCURS
October
7
Cabaret Gala

Cabaret Gala

Dallas | 10/7/17

This lovely after-dinner affair features Champagne, dessert, and a live musical performance.
OCCURS
October
7
Tim McGraw and Faith Hill

Tim McGraw and Faith Hill

DALLAS | 10/7/17

American Airlines Center welcomes Tim McGraw and Faith Hill for Soul 2 Soul The World Tour 2017.
OCCURS
October
20
I Love the '90s

I Love the '90s

THACKERVILLE, OK | 10/20/17

Event features Salt-N-Pepa, Vanilla Ice, Color Me Badd, Coolio, Rob Base and Young MC.
OCCURS
October
21
Nick Offerman

Nick Offerman

THACKERVILLE, OK | 10/21/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes American actor/comedian, Nick Offerman to the Global Event Center.
OCCURS
October
22
Gene Watson and Moe Bandy

Gene Watson/Moe Bandy

THACKERVILLE, OK | 10/22/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes Gene Watson and Moe Bandy to the Global Event Center.
OCCURS
October
22
Marc Anthony

Marc Anthony

DALLAS | 10/22/17

Marc Anthony returns to American Airlines Center with his Full Circle Tour on Sunday, October 22.
OCCURS
October
26
Halsey

Halsey

DALLAS | 10/26/17

Halsey announces her hopeless fountain kingdom tour supported by PartyNextDoor and Charli XCX.
OCCURS
October
27
Gabriel Iglesias

Gabriel Iglesias

THACKERVILLE, OK | 10/27/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes stand-up comedian Gabriel Iglesias to the Global Event Center.
OCCURS
October
27
Bruno Mars

Bruno Mars

DALLAS | 10/27/17

The Grammy Award winner and world-renowned performer has announced his massive global headline tour.
OCCURS
October
28
John Fogerty

John Fogerty

THACKERVILLE, OK | 10/28/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes John Fogerty, lead singer of the band Creedence Clearwater Revival
OCCURS
October
28
Love on the Floor

Love on the Floor

GRAND PRAIRIE | 10/28/17

AEG presents this journey of love told through dance created by Cheryl Burke of ABC's Dancing with the Stars.

SEE ALSO: DALLAS ENTERTAINMENT NEWS & TOP STORIES

OCCURS
November
3
Dennis Miller and David Spade

Dennis Miller and David Spade

THACKERVILLE, OK | 11/3/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes former Saturday Night Live cast members Dennis Miller and David Spade.
OCCURS
November
4
Zoo To Do

Zoo To Do

DALLAS | 11/4/17

Guests will stroll through the award-winning Giants of the Savanna exhibit and sample dishes from Dallas chefs.
OCCURS
November
4
Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr

THACKERVILLE, OK | 11/4/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes Ringo Starr and his All Starr-Band to the Global Event Center.
OCCURS
November
4
Evening with Bernadette Peters

Evening with Bernadette Peters

Dallas | 11/4/17

The spectacular black-tie optional evening will feature the renowned Tony Award-winning Broadway star.
OCCURS
November
7
Jay-Z

Jay-Z

DALLAS | 11/7/17

American Airlines Center welcomes musical entertainer Jay-Z on Tuesday, November 7.
OCCURS
November
8
Fall Out Boy

Fall Out Boy

DALLAS | 11/8/17

American Airlines Center welcomes American rock band Fall Out Boy on Wednesday, November 8.
OCCURS
November
12
The Temptations

The Temptations

THACKERVILLE, OK | 11/12/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes the classic Motown group The Temptations to the Global Event Center.
OCCURS
November
13
Imagine Dragons

Imagine Dragons

DALLAS | 11/13/17

Imagine Dragons will bring the Evolve Tour to American Airlines Center with Grouplove and K.Flay providing support.
OCCURS
November
18
Alabama

Alabama

THACKERVILLE, OK | 11/18/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes multi-platinum selling band Alabama to the Global Event Center.
OCCURS
December
8
Penn & Teller

Penn & Teller

THACKERVILLE, OK | 12/8/17

WinStar World Casino and Resort welcomes magicians Penn & Teller to the Global Event Center.
OCCURS
December
8
Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga

DALLAS | 12/8/17

Lady Gaga will bring the Joanne World Tour to the American Airlines Center on Friday, December 8.
OCCURS
January
14
Katy Perry

Katy Perry

DALLAS | 1/14/18

Katy Perry's Witness: The Tour comes to American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas, on January 14.
OCCURS
January
28
Shakira

Shakira

DALLAS | 1/28/18

American Airlines Center welcomes Shakira and her Eldorado World Tour on Sunday, January 28.
STARTS
March
15
NCAA Basketball Championship

NCAA Basketball Championship

DALLAS | 3/15/18 - 3/17/18

Share The Experience™ with friends at the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Championship First/Second Rounds.
OCCURS
March
18
Lorde

Lorde

DALLAS | 3/18/17

In support of her sophomore album, Melodrama, Lorde announces her 2018 North American tour.
OCCURS
June
5
Harry Styles

Harry Styles

DALLAS | 6/5/18

American Airlines Center welcomes Harry Styles (from One Direction) on Tuesday, June 5, 2018.
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