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Throughout the month of July 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.
*Bishop Arts District
Christmas only comes around once a year but don’t miss out on a couple of chances to celebrate it this July!
There will be snow, visits by Santa and winter characters, a pajama contest, story time with Mrs. Claus, Charles Dickens readings, a live performance of Merry Christmas Charlie Brown, shopping, specials at restaurants and more at the Bishop Art District’s annual Christmas in July celebration. Festivities are free, family-friendly and start at 6 p.m.
And in Grand Prairie, a Christimas in July Celebration sponsored by Prairie Lights at the Farmers Market will feature Christmas and island-themed music, Christmas-themed events, holiday treats and (if he can take a break) Santa Claus himself as well as live music from steel drummer Charlie Duhon.
July 23 starting at 6 p.m. in Bishop Arts District, and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Market Square in Grand Prairie. Both festivals are free.
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.
Enjoy a night filled with great tunes in Downtown Carrollton. Everyone is invited to attend this free event. Be sure to bring blankets and lawn chairs.
7/22 – Cover Band: Aurora
Aurora is a Dallas band specializing in top 40 songs from classic rock, funk, and soul to current pop, R&B, and rock hits.
Friday, July 22, 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Historic Downtown Carrollton
1106 S Broadway St, Carrollton, TX 75006
We’ve done a complete round up of free summer events for kids and DFW Summer Staycation! ThisCityPass is a great resource for saving in Dallas and other cities. Basically, it’s a booklet of admission tickets to the best attractions in a single city. You’ll save up to 50% compared to combined regular box office prices!
*Dallas Triple Slider
Looking for something fun to do tomorrow? Head to Groupon to get a Triple Slider Entry for One at Slide the City on Saturday, July 23 for only $30!
What’s the length of three football fields, blue, and wet? The answer isn’t a joke—it’s Slide the City, a massive, padded, thousand-foot-long horizontal water slide that travels the country. When it hits their town, thrill-seekers are encouraged to bring their bathing suits, inflatable tubes, and growing dinosaur sponges to make the most of their 330-yard voyage.
Triple Slider entry includes a complimentary inner tube- the event takes place in Fort Worth on Saturday, July 23.
Kids ages 3 and up are invited to Summer Play Days through September 5th and can receive a free TSUM TSUM wristband each week for participating in an event – while supplies last. Store events take place every day, which include Art of Animation, Trivia, Story Time, and Showtime. Go here for details.
*Fort Worth Stockyards
Saddle up for the Fort Worth Stockyards National Day of The American Cowboy on Saturday, July 23rd!
Don’t miss out on a day dedicated to the cowboy and lots of fun! Parade starts at 11:30 am, immediately following the Fort Worth Herd Cattle Drive. Activities will take place along East Exchange Avenue in the Fort Worth Stockyards and you can take the opportunity to celebrate the history and heritage of the American Cowboy, with family-friendly activities taking place all day including the World Championship Hay Stacking Contest, cow milking, watermelon eating, seed-spitting, cow chip throwing, tip-to-tip guessing and much more.
National Day of the American Cowboy Schedule
10 a.m. World Championship Hay Stacking Contest
3 man teams compete for $1000 in cash prizes
9 a.m.- 12 p.m. Bill Picket Pictorial Exhibit
Learn about the life of the famous Bill Picket (Inside Cowtown Coliseum)
11 a.m.- 3 p.m. Cow Milking Contest
Whoever milks a cow the fastest wins a prize!
10:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. Chuck Wagon Demonstration
Learn about cooking on trails and the desert of the West
10:00 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cowboy Karaoke
Sing your best country tunes!
11:30 a.m. Fort Worth Herd Cattle Drive followed by the Cowboy Celebration Parade
12:00 p.m. Watermelon Eating Contest
Eat your watermelon the fastest and you win!
12:00 p.m.-1 p.m. “Tip to Tip” Guessing Contest
Guess the length of cattle horns and win a unique prize! Winners announced at 1 p.m.
12:00-3:00 p.m. Quick Draw Cap Gun Contest
Are you the fastest draw in the West? Prove it!
1:30 p.m. Watermelon Seed Spitting Contest
1:30-2:30 p.m. Fort Worth Herd Cow Camp
Learn to swing a rope and learn about life on the trail
2:30 p.m. Cow Chip Throwing Contest
2:30 p.m. Riscky’s Rib Eating Contest – FIRST 20 CONTESTANTS
Eat finger lickin’ good ribs for prizes! MUST BE 18 YEARS AND OLDER
4 p.m. Fort Worth Herd Cattle Drive
Day comes to an end
Pawnee Bill Wild West Show at Cowtown Coliseum at 12:30, 2:30 & 4:30 p.m.
For tickets and more information call 817-625-1025.
Everyone wearing a cowboy hat gets in free to Billy Bob’s Texas until 5 p.m.
Stockyards Rodeo in the Cowtown Coliseum at 8 p.m.
For tickets and more information call 817-625-1025.
Legends of Texas gunfight shows at 12 p.m. & 4:15 p.m. inside Stockyards Station.
Goldstar has a ton of great deals available right now when you’re looking for things to do ~ most tickets are half price!
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Cinderella – Starting at $7.50 + Tons More
Planning on checking out Hawaiian Falls? If so, you might want to on Friday night! Make sure and go here for ways to save at Hawaiian Falls!
Hawaiian Falls introduces Friday Palooza Family-Friendly Friday Nights with extended hours, spectacular fireworks, Dive-in movies and DJ Glow parties at no additional charge every Friday night in July from 8 p.m. – 10 p.m. beginning July 8 thru July 29. The extended hours and added events are included with the purchase of a regular daily admission ticket or season pass.
With the exception of Garland, each of the parks will feature a professional fireworks show on two of theFriday nights in July. Movie nights will include popular films such as Star Wars: The Force Awakens; Inside Out; Zootopia; and The Avengers: Age of Ultron. DJ Glow Nights will feature a deejay playing popular tunes and encouraging families to dance. Glow-in-the-dark items will be available for purchase.
Back by popular demand! On the fourth Friday of each month this season, check out the 2nd Annual Fourth Friday Film Series! Bring your lawn chairs, blankets, family, and friends to enjoy a free film under the stars! Beginning in May, they will show a different movie at a different park each month starting at dusk. Feel free to make this an evening with your family by bringing your own food and drinks.
Fourth Friday, May – September
Various Grapevine Locations
Jul 22 – Inside Out at Dove Waterpark Dive-In Movie*
Aug 26 – The Sandlot at The Park at The Rec
Sept 23 – Jurassic World at Oak Grove Park
*Home Depot Kids Workshop
Head on over here to register now for the FREE Home Depot Kids Workshop on Saturday, August 6th, where kids can build a FREE Skateboard Pencil Box!
These workshops are designed for ages 5-12 and are offered at all Home Depot stores between 9AM-12PM.
Registration is now open for the upcoming Lowe’s Kids Clinic! On Saturday, July 23rd at 10AM, head on into Lowe’s where kids can build a FREE Avenger’s Marvel Thor Character.
Be sure to register your kids now as spots tend to fill up quickly!
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!
This July, over 100 local vendors and artisans, cuisines from around the world, entertainment of all genres and more will meet at Southfork Ranch for the Indie Summer Fair Event! On July 23 and 24, this outdoor carnival and multi-cultural event will kick off the first annual event, and hopes to welcome over 12K local families and individuals!
On-site activities will include something for everyone: shopping, live entertainment including local bands, dance groups and magicians, food trucks, a kid zone including bounce houses, rock climbing and a petting zoo, a pet adoption site and more.
July 23, 2016 – 10am to 9pm
July 24, 2016 – 10am to 6pm
Indie Summer Fair will be held at Southfork Ranch, located at 3700 Hogge Dr., Parker, TX 75002. Early bird tickets are available for $8. Regular tickets are available for $10 each and will be available for purchase at the door. Children 12 and under are free and $5 discounts are available for military, disabled persons and seniors. For more information, visit Indie Summer Fair at:https://www.facebook.com/isfusa/info/?tab=page_info or purchase tickets online at:https://www.eventbrite.com/e/indie-summer-fair-tickets-25312451223.
Don’t miss the FREE MasterWorks Music Series in Southlake this Saturday, July 23rd from 7:30 – 11:00 PM. Music lovers of all ages are invited to come out and hear a wide variety of musical performances during this concert series. It’s a great way to enjoy the beautiful weather outdoors with your family!
7/23 7:30 – 11:00 PM ~ Party Machine @ Aria Amphitheater behind The Marq
285 Shady Oaks Dr, Southlake, TX 76092
*Studio Movie Grill
Lots of great movies to see! Right now, go here where you can pay $5.00 for a movie ticket at Studio Movie Grill!
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