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50 Cheap Things To Do in Dallas/Fort Worth | Free Outdoor Concerts, Low Cost Activities, Discount Admission, Pay What You Can | Living and Leisure | DFW Metroplex, Texas, USA

50 CHEAP THINGS TO DO

Hear free concerts, go on a self-guided tour, view area landmarks, get free and reduced price museum admission, watch a parade, or go on a FlashBack date.
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Read about a local musical theater empressario

Take a free 3-mile self-guided walking tour of Dallas' public art

Kick it back like you're on the prairie at Dallas Heritage Village

Take an architecture walking tour of the Dallas Arts District

Learn how to view, appreciate, and discuss art

Immerse yourself in the oasis of Fort Worth's Water Gardens

Peruse the Texas First Ladies Historic Costume Collection

Enter an amateur film production contest

Get dramatic with a drama movie rental

See a Pink Floyd laser light show at the Planetarium at UT

Stand the heat at Hot Sauce Depot

Repurpose an outfit from a consignment store

Hike around White Rock Lake

Horse around during an equestrian themed date

Bowl with cheap lane and shoe rental

Read an interview with Dizzy Reed of Guns N' Roses

Read an interview with a child piano prodigy

Watch trailers for upcoming movies soon to be released

See an upcoming modern band at the Granada

Waltz on over to a dance lesson and pot luck party

Show off your tattoo at a biker bar

Let your inner rock star belt it out during karaoke

Shake and shimmy with Elvis impersonator Kraig Parker

"Play it, Sam," some classic black and white cinema

Hear free outdoor concert at Sammons Park

Rock out during a movie about music

Bar hop along a DART line

Celebrate the West at the National Cowgirl Museum

Watch little doggies get along in a cattle drive

Find your way through the Cowtown Cattlepen Maze

Locate constellations of the night sky from the planetarium

Go on a grown up play date

Be a pinball wizard or score high on classic arcade games

Put back a cold one under Double Wide's big silver tornado

Have a few happy hour drinks and some cheap food

Watch sprint cars race 'round the dirt track at Devil's Bowl

Choose toppings for your ice cream, gelato, or frozen yogurt

Open a bottle of vino during a movie about wine

Ride a carousel at Sandy Lake Amusement Park

Do sexy summertime activities even in the winter

Go on a Retro FlashBack date

Glide in a swan paddleboat at Leonhardt Lagoon

Picnic and swim at the spring-fed Burger's Lake

Get in-line at a roller skating rink

Putt-putt your stuff on the miniature golf course

See a movie for 75 cents on Tuesdays at Plano Movies 10

Laugh 'til your side aches with a classic comedy video

Take your best gal to the Galaxy Drive In, Daddy-O

Tip your hat and your bartender at the White Elephant Saloon

Examine fine art and/or create your own masterpiece

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