Throughout the month of April at various locations, girls ages 8 and up can participate in various events.Head over here to see the full list of dates and participating locations as well as a phone number to make reservations. Keep in mind that ticket prices will vary by event.
Kids Fishing at Bass Pro Saturdays, 11 AM Free Join Bass Pro each week when kids are welcome to fish on their pond. Go here for details.
The Container Store has partnered with Goodwill to help our customers Kiss Clutter Goodbye with a goal to declutter, donate and do life – organized. With this, they are hosting in-store monetary donations for Goodwill through May and TWO donation and demonstration events at all stores this weekend and next!
Seven Dallas/Fort Worth area locations will host two Kiss Clutter Goodbye Weekend Events from 12pm – 4pm on Saturday and Sunday, April 23 – 24 and April 30 – May 1. They’ll also have Goodwill representatives on hand to accept donations of new or used clothing, textiles, small appliances and household good (sorry, no mattresses, furniture, chemicals or paint). There will also be demonstrations set up throughout the store where our organizing experts will be sharing our top spring decluttering tips, demonstrating our favorite organizing solutions and even providing samples to take and try at home! Plus, there will also be prize drawings during the entire event!!
*Earth Day Events
Earth Day Texas has always provided a fun, interactive space to learn about environmental solutions and initiatives. This year feature an estimated 1,600-plus exhibit spaces occupying 750,000 square feet of indoor/outdoor exhibit space in Fair Park. As the leading annual environmental expo and forum, EDTx will offer something for everyone, including programs and activities appealing to a wide range of knowledge levels and interests. From the aspiring eco-curious to the sustainability-conscious nature lover to the socially-aware world citizen with a love of learning, attendees will experience unparalleled excitement and enthusiasm for sustainability and conservation from their moment of arrival.
National Park Week – April 16 – 24
More than 100 national parks will be waiving the entrance fees for National Park Week! Go to the National Park Service website for a list of participating parks. The National Park Service also has an easy-to-use directory of parks by name, location, activity and topic.
*Ethan Allen Warehouse Sale
Ethan Allen will be having an annual Warehouse Sale on Fridays and Saturdays 10-3 Staring April 8th and 9th and running through April 30th!
There will be furniture, bed covering and pillows as well as window treatment panels. Many items heavily discounted, up to 75% off!
500 Title Road, The Colony
Brewfest on Crockett, a Craft Beer and Music Festival – Saturday, April 23
Kick-off the day with the fast, fun & friendly-competition of the 2nd annual Brewfest Games from Noon to 5 p.m. in the 2900 block of Crockett. As evening comes, it’s time for Brewfest on Crockett! (5-10 p.m. – 2900 block of Crockett)
- Craft beer and music festival returns for its 6th year.
- Microbrews (starting at $5 a glass) and great bites from a West 7th restaurants and sidewalk vendors.
- Live music from Poo Live Crew and other local bands.
- FREE admission! Simply pay for what you eat and drink.
- Portion of beer sales benefits Autism Therapy in Fort Worth.
*Fort Worth Botanic Gardens
Have plans to check out the Fort Worth Botanic Gardens for Spring Break? If so, check out this deal. Get admission to the Japanese Garden for Two or Four at Fort Worth Botanic Garden (Up to 32% Off)
Choose Between Two Options
$10 for admission for two to the Japanese Garden ($14 value)
$19 for admission for four to the Japanese Garden ($28 value)
The City of Grand Prairie Parks, Arts & Recreation Department is hosting the 5th Annual Main Street Fest. The 3-day event is scheduled for Friday through Sunday, April 22 – 24 on the 200 block of W. Main St. and surrounding areas.
The festival, with FREE parking and admission, will celebrate the fun, festive, family atmosphere of Grand Prairie with live music featuring Granger Smith with Earl Dibbles Jr., Prophets and Outlaws, the Tejas Brothers, Double Ace, Jolie Holliday, Matt Kimbrow Band, Cody Canada and the Departed, Los Lobos and so much more! Throughout the event will be a variety of novelty entertainment, carnival rides, arts & crafts, business expo, XPOGO stunt shows, four entertainment stages, food & beer gardens, a KIDZONE and plenty of fun for all!
*Great Wolf Lodge
Good savings at Great Wolf Lodge! Right now you can get it as low as $149, plus get an additional $14.90 off.
I took my daughter and some of her besties there a few weeks ago to celebrate her birthday. Ava said it was her best birthday party EVER! And honestly it was quite reasonable considering the cost of the BIG birthday party options just about anywhere!
Want a cheap date night? Friday, April 22 is Dollar Night at the Lone Star Park Grand Prairie track! For just $1 each, you can enjoy general admission, Lone Star Today programs, soft drinks, hot dogs, and popcorn. Plus, for just $2 each, you can grab a beer!
You can also enjoy live music in the Courtyard of Champions by Deja Groove between the races. The first performance begins at 7:00 p.m.
Gates open at 5:30 p.m. First of nine live races is at 7:05 p.m.
*Discounted 12 oz. beer and other items located at the concessions stands on the first & second levels only.
For more information, check out www.lonestarpark.com. Plus, thanks to the city of Arlington, you can get one free admission ticket HERE!
Pogo Pass is a year long, family based entertainment pass, that gets pass holders into some of the best venues in Dallas. If you’re staying in town and looking for fun stuff to do, get a Pogo Pass. Or if you’re going to San Antonio, Austin or Waco this is a super hot deal too!
Head over here and use code MYDFWMOMMY and get 60% off (you’ll pay $49.98 instead of $124.95). Just Hawaiian Falls and the Fort Worth Zoo are over $40 by themselves!
Here is a great deal on Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium (Up to 47% Off)
Choose Between Two Options
$10 for one adult admission to Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium ($18.99 value)
$5 for one child admission to Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditorium ($8.99 value)
After visiting the Odditorium, for an additional $5 fee, guests can enjoy the wax museum or mirror maze.
*Scarborough Renaissance Festival
Take a step back in time to the 16th Century with Kings and Queens in North Texas! Scarborough Renaissance Festival runs only on weekends for a couple of months in the Spring, and it is a great family event.
Here are dates and pricing.
Apr 09 – May 30
(Plus Memorial Day)
10am – 7pm
2511 FM 66, Waxahachie, TX 75167
Adults : $23
Seniors (65+) : $21
Youth (5-12) : $10
Kids (0-4) : FREE
Parking : FREE
We found this Groupon for half off entry that isn’t available YET! (I don’t know when or if it will become available so keep checking as it’s the best deal so far)
So we found some other alternatives:
– Use promo code COLLEGEUTA to save $6.
– A ‘2 tickets for $40’ coupon can be found at North Texas METROPCS stores from March 28th through May 1st
– Discount tickets can be purchased at TOM THUMB & ALBERTSONS stores ($22 for adults, $9 for children)
– $2.00 off discount coupons are available at WAXAHACHIE AUTOPLEX.
– Active MILITARY Personnel and up to four members of their family receive $4.00 off admission (valid only for adult tickets) upon showing valid military identification at the Scarborough Renaissance Festival® Ticket Office. Offer only valid at the Gate.
– SENIORS (65+) receive $2.00 off of adult admission upon showing valid identification at the Scarborough Renaissance Festival® Ticket Office. Offer only valid at the Gate.
– OPENING WEEKEND ONLY (4/9/16 – 4/10/16): Up to 3 children admitted free with each paid adult. Seniors (65+) are 1/2 price.
Don’t miss Art in the Square Southlakethis April 22-24, 2016 at the Southlake Town Square! The Southlake Women’s Club presents a three-day event at Southlake Town Square. The annual event allows visitors to view fine art from throughout the world as well as from local artists. This is a family festival with plenty of fun for children of all ages. Kids can enjoy a variety of entertainment options from performers on both the Gazebo and Sabre Main Stages.
Southlake Town Square
1400 Main St., Southlake, TX 76092
April 22-24, 2016
Friday, 4:00 – 10:30pm*
Saturday, 10:00am – 10:30pm*
Sunday, 11:00am – 6:00pm
*Please note that artist booths close at 9:00pm.
If you’re wanting to check out a Stars or Rangers Game, I just found some good deals under $27 for the below games. For the Rangers game you could get tickets for as low as $15. Not the best seats… BUT! With ScoreBig you can bid your own price. Look around as you might find a super hot deal! Let us know!
*Southern Hospitality Auditions
Auditions for the upcoming adult production of Southern Hospitality will be held on April 23rd at 10am! Please bring an updated headshot and resume and be prepared to cold read from the script. Those auditioning should be 18 and up!
The Futrelle Sisters – Frankie, Twink, Honey Raye and Rhonda Lynn are in trouble again. This time, the problem is bigger than ever: their beloved hometown, Favro, Texas is in danger of disappearing and it’s up to the sisters to save it from extinction. Ever since the Super SmartMart and the rendering plant closed, folks have been leaving Fayro in droves, but Honey Raye, with a major assist from her former nemesis Geneva Musgrave, has come up with a possible solution!
Saturday, April 23, 2016 @ 10:00 AM
Studio B Performing Arts
2400 Justin Road, Highland Village, TX 75077
http://studiobtheater.info/ or 972-966-2787
*Toys R Us
On Saturday, April 23rd from 11AM-1PM, head to your local ToysRUs store for a FREE Epic Hot Wheels Event where kids ages 6 and up will be able to take home a FREE Hot Wheels Collector Car (limit 1 per child). Plus, they’ll be able to test drive cars on “epic” tracks and even score a coupon to use on event day!