*American Girl :Meal & Memories with Dad
American Girl presents “Meal & Memories with Dad” Share a delightful day out with your daughter! You’ll enjoy a delicious meal, giggle over fun dice games that you can play over and over—like Story Switch-off, Roll-of-the-Dice Charades, and more—and make a colorful keepsake picture frame craft together. General Information: Tickets: $38 per person (Please note, prepaid event reservations are non-exchangeable and non-refundable) Reservations required; call toll-free 877-247-5223 For girls ages 8 and up Available during bistro hours
Bowl & Barrel– SINGLES!
Bowl & Barrel says it can be even more fun for singles! That’s right, girlfriend…Dallas’ premier adult bowling venue is inviting all the single ladies to ditch their dates and hang at Bowl & Barrel onSunday, Feb. 14, for Singles Awareness Day. Ladies dine in free from 6-10 p.m. Bring a picture of your “ex” to shred and we’ll even throw in a free drink! (Offer valid on Feb. 14, 2016 only; limit one free drink/entrée per person. Dine-in only. Must be 21 or older to receive a free drink.)
Located at 8084 Park Lane in Dallas, Bowl & Barrel offers a unique entertainment experience. The “boutique bowling” venue showcases a full-service restaurant, a modern American tavern featuring house-made specialties, a classic European beer hall and the all-around best adult bowling experience in the Metroplex. For more information, visit BowlAndBarrel.com.
To kick off the new year and encourage people to enjoy the gardens and be outdoors, the Dallas Arboretum is offering $5 admission beginning January 4 and continuing through January 31 for non-members. Members receive complimentary admission year round. This offer is only available when purchased at the gate.
Dallas Comic Con Fan Days returns to the Irving Convention CenterFeb. 13-14, 2016 with a hearty offering of everyone’s favorite comic artists, celebrity guests, and cosplay fun. Irving Convention Center is located at 500 W. Las Colinas Blvd., Irving, TX 75039. Show hours are Saturday from 10am to 7pm and Sunday from 10am to 5pm.
Speed Dating: Special Valentine’s Day Weekend Event, Feb. 13-14
Speed Dating is coming to Fan Days for the first time for a special Valentine’s Day weekend event. Want to find someone who geeks out on pop culture as much as you do? As a special Valentine gift for show attendees, this one-of-a-kind experience is free for attendees. Sign-up is on-site only, and men and women 19+ are eligible. Special LGBTQ sessions are also available. Will you find the love of your life among the universe of all things comics, movies and TV, sci-fi and anime? Why not create your own love story while enjoying all of your favorite stories?
Dallas Zoo- $5 Entrance & Adopt a Koala at the Dallas Zoo
The Dallas Zoo is the only place you’ll find koalas in Texas and one of only 10 zoos in the nation with these cute creatures. When you adopt a koala, your Valentine gets all of the parental pride without all the work. We’ll handle the cleaning, feeding, and housing for the koalas. You’ll receive the satisfaction of knowing that your gift helps support animal care at the Zoo. The cost for this Aussi-some gift is $50 ($40 for DZS members). No charge if you pick it up at the zoo; shipping prices are additional cost.
The temperature has dropped and so has the price of admission to only $5 for the entire month of February ($8 parking).
*Fort Worth Pet Adoption
Unconditional love is waiting for you at the PetSmart Charities National Adoption Weekend, Feb. 13-14. Whether you’re looking for a relaxed, cool cat or a youthful, energetic puppy, you’re bound to find the perfect match.
Every pet that comes through the doors of the Fort Worth Animal Shelter has a story — often one of being abandoned. More than 20,000 animals land at the shelter each year. It’s the goal of the shelter to find loving a home for each of these incredible pets.
Adoption fees are reduced to $10 during this event. The adoption fee includes an initial medical examination, rabies vaccination, city license, micro-chip and spay/neuter services.
*Great Wolf Lodge
If you’ve been waiting for a discount on the Great Wolf Lodge – it’s back on Groupon! See all Great Wolf Lodge offers here – discounts available nationwide. Prices vary by location and the type of package that you select.
For those of you in Dallas, here is a discount for the Great Wolf Lodge – Grapevine location.
You can choose from FOUR options – as low as $149/night, with a one-night minimum.
Here is a super great offer! Right now on Goldstar you can get select premium tickets for just $20 each! This includes the Dallas Mavericks, starting at just $16, Sesame Street Live and Rent! Go here for more information!
Samuel Lynne Galleries is pleased to announce internationally renowned contemporary artist JD Miller’s annual Valentine’s Eve LIVE painting on February 13, 2016 from 5 – 8 pm. This year’s event will be even bigger than previous years as we move the engaging, one of a kind performance into our main gallery to incorporate a larger audience. Please also note that children are welcome, and we will have a special seating area for them at the front of the stage. Viewers will have the unique opportunity to witness Miller’s artistic vision at work as he utilizes color, texture, and shape to create a visual masterpiece before their eyes.
February 13, 2016
5:00 – 8:00 PM
Samuel Lynne Galleries
1105 Dragon Street
Dallas, TX 75207
Main Event Entertainment is offering guests the chance to suit up and play with $5 Super Bowling. Now through Feb. 26, guests can bowl for just $5 per person, per game all day on Sunday and Tuesdaythrough Friday, and on Monday from open to 4 p.m.
For Main Event locations, go here.
The cost is $2 and all the supplies will be provided to make a Valentine Dreamcatcher. How fun!
Choose a chocolate for the chance to win a Date Night Package, a $100 Helzberg Diamonds Gift Card, or the Grand Prize 3/4 Carat Teardrop Diamond Pendant! We hope you will join us this Saturday in any of the following locations: Omaha, Kansas City and Texas event center.
Cupid’s Corner- Thursday, Feb. 11 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. (participants are welcome to come and go)
$25 per child includes 8×8 LOVE canvas, Crafting Valentines, Decorating Cookies.
09:00:00 AM till 10:00:00 AM
Cost: $25 per child
Color Me Mine of Frisco
3401 Preston Road, #10 Frisco, TX 75034
Registration is now OPEN for the upcoming Lowe’s Kids Clinic! On Saturday, February 13th at 10AM, head into Lowe’s where kids can build a FREE Valentine’s Day Picture Frame! Be sure to register your kiddos now as spots tend to fill up quickly! If you’ve never attended one of these free Kid’s Clinics, check out my previous experience here.
Bring the whole family for a Valentine’s Day celebration at NorthPark Center. Enjoy a chamber concert of love songs from the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, engaging crafts for the kids, cookie decorating with Green House Market, children’s entertainment from Bookmarks and more.
February 13, 2016
8687 N. Central Expressway
Dallas, TX 75225
*Sam’s Club Free Health Screenings
Head to your nearest Sam’s Club that has a pharmacy for a free offer on Saturday, 2/13. Sam’s Club is offering a free heart health screening to both members and the public on Saturday, February 13 from 11am-4pm at all Sam’s Club locations with a pharmacy. The screening is valued at $150 and includes the following tests:
HDL (good cholesterol)
Body mass index (BMI)
Vision (not available at all locations)
Hearing (not available at all locations)
From February 1 through April 1, with the purchase of one adult ticket and donation of five empty soda cans receive one free kids admission to SEA LIFE Grapevine. Bring in five cans for each additional child ages 3-12 and their ticket is just $5.* *Beverage cans must be non-alcoholic. Children ages two and under are free. Only available for purchase onsite.
*Studio Movie Grill
This Saturday, 2/6, Studio Movie Grill will host a Special Needs Screening of Kung Fu Panda 3 at 11am! Tickets available at the box office only.
Special Needs screenings are free for children with special needs and their siblings. Everyone else pays before noon matinee price. Special Needs screenings run with the lights up and the sound down so the children are free to laugh, play, sing and even dance while they watch. Seating will be first come, first served.
Valentine’s Day in Dallas & Fort Worth (Entertainment)