Posts Tagged ‘around town’

Discounted Tickets to Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig’s Adventure! on Oct 27

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Friday, September 13th, 2019 at 2:30 PM
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Head to Groupon to get discounted tickets Peppa Pig Live! Peppa Pig’s Adventure! on October 27 at 3 p.m. at the Verizon Theatre at Grand Prairie!

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

Plano Balloon Festival $6 Admission ($10 Value)

Posted by My Dallas Mommy on Friday, September 13th, 2019 at 9:09 AM
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The InTouch Credit Union Plano Balloon Festival is celebrating 40 Years of ballooning in Plano this year! For just $6 admission,$10 Value, join smiling faces from across DFW and beyond, all awestruck by the vision of hot air balloons filling the sky with a kaleidoscope of colors and shapes.

Balloon activities including a launch, fly-in competition, and balloon glow take place on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (weather permitting)

Admission to the Festival also includes:

Friday:
Downtown Fever: This high energy group is comprised of the most talented musicians Dallas has to offer. Through lighting, choreography, and multiple lead vocalists, they bring a dynamic and interactive style that is famous for keeping dance floors full all night long.

Saturday:
Moving Colors in Concert: Saturday night, the Moving Colors Band will play danceable music with precision and solid rhythm, coupled with the addition of stomp music.

Friday, Saturday, and Sunday afternoon:
Parachute Team Exhibition: The RE/MAX of Texas parachute team will perform by jumping from their plane over the park and landing right in the middle of the launch field.

Friday and Saturday evening:
Fireworks Show: Catch the BOOM, BANG, and BEAUTY of a spectacular fireworks show, lighting up the night sky.

Friday, Saturday and Sunday:
The Central Market Kids Fun Zone: Kids can race through the obstacle courses, zip down the huge slides, ride the pirate ship or the berry-go-round. They’ll love the creative make and take art activities in the FREE Kids Korner and a variety of fun craft stations. Toddlers can experience the fun of inflatables that are just their size! (Rides vary in price from $2-$4 with all-day wristbands available for $20).

Hurry over HERE to get your tickets before they sell out at this discounted price!

33rd Annual GrapeFest in Downtown Grapevine This Weekend

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Wednesday, September 11th, 2019 at 12:00 PM
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Discover a world of possibilities at the 33rd Annual GrapeFest, presented by Bank of the West, on September 12-15! Guests of all ages will find a variety of new wines, new vendors, new bands, and more to discover and celebrate throughout the four-day festival.

Grapevine, named for the wild Mustang grapes that blanketed the land when settlers first arrived to the area in 1844, is the headquarters of the Texas Wine Industry.

GrapeFest is the place to discover and try new wines and even rediscover some of your favorite varietals. Along with celebrating the fruit of the vine, this four-day annual festival offers a variety of activities and events to discover such as The People’s Choice Wine Tasting ClassicGrapeStompChampagne TerraceKidsWorldGrapeFest Golf ClassicGrapeFest Tennis Classic, live entertainment, the Texas Wine Tribute and much more!

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

Up to 44% Off Hangman’s House of Horrors in Fort Worth

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Monday, September 9th, 2019 at 3:00 PM
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Head to Groupon to save up to 44% off admission to the Hangman’s House of Horrors in Fort Worth!

Valid dates: October 4, 5, 13, 20, and 27–31

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

FREE Home Depot Kids Workshop September 7th

Posted by My Dallas Mommy on Friday, September 6th, 2019 at 12:45 PM
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This Saturday, September 7 from 9am to 12pm, The Home Depot is having their monthly Home Depot Kids Workshop where kids can make a FREE Scarecrow Planter.

Harvest the fun during our hands-on workshop where you and your child can build a scarecrow planter. Your young farmer can learn how a seed grows while you help them construct a festive home for their plant. They will sand, glue, and paint pieces of wood to create this holiday planter. All Kids Workshop attendees must be accompanied by a parent or adult at all times. All kids get to keep their craft, receive a FREE certificate of achievement, a Workshop Apron and a commemorative pin while supplies last.

Go HERE to register.

Discounted Admission to Nourished Festival on Sept 7–8th

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019 at 12:00 PM
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Head over to Groupon to score discounted admission to the Nourished Festival on Sept 7–8th at Dallas Market Center!

The Nourished Festivals are the greatest events for those living a gluten-free, allergen-friendly or special diet lifestyle! Visitors network with vendors, bloggers, and authors to pick up lifestyle tips and sample tasty gluten-free treats, while classes deliver everyday know-how for visitors to navigate their special-diet lifestyle. The Festivals have five zones to visit: Gluten-Free, Nut-Free, Paleo, Keto & Plant-Based. All products in all zones are gluten-free. Guests leave with plenty of gluten-free and allergen-friendly food samples and coupons.

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

Bedford Blues and BBQ Fest This Weekend

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Friday, August 30th, 2019 at 3:30 PM
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Smoke and soul swirl over Bedford at the city’s annual Blues and BBQ festival– the live music lineup includes headliner and Grammy winner Boz Scaggs among 16 Southern rock, blues and jazz acts on dual stages!

But that’s just one half of the festival’s meat as barbecue-tasting events showcase fare from around the country. Pork vs. beef? Sweet or spicy sauce? The people and three official sanctioning organizations will choose winners in competitions that will award more than $20,000 in prizes to ambitious pitmasters.

Aug. 30 from 6 to 10 p.m., Aug. 31-Sept. 1 from 2 to 10 p.m.
1951 L. Don Dodson Drive

Free general admission and parking on Aug. 30. For Aug. 31-Sept. 1, tickets are $10 online or $15 cash at the gate for general admission, $15 for a weekend pass (online only), free for children 5 and under with a paid adult. Reserved and party tent seating available. On-site parking is $10 in advance, $20 at the event.

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

20 Coaches Can Win $5,000 for Their Team #MorePowerToYou #Sweepstakes

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Wednesday, August 28th, 2019 at 12:00 PM
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Do you know a coach who is making a positive impact in your community? Arm & Hammer and People Magazine are teaming up to recognize 20 deserving coaches across America with their “Thank You Coach” $100,000 Giveaway!

Each winning coach will be awarded $5,000 for his or her team in the form of a check to be issued directly to the organization/school associated with the coach. There are three ways to nominate a deserving coach:

  1. Online: Head here and click the “Enter Now” button to nominate a coach online.
  2. Instagram: Upload a photo of you and/or your coach to your public Instagram account. Share how your coach empowers you, provide your team and coach’s name, and include #MorePowerToYou #Sweepstakes and @ArmAndHammer.
  3. Mail: See the rules for all the details.

Dallas Cowboys Training Camp at Star in Frisco This Week

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Wednesday, August 21st, 2019 at 2:00 PM
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Training Camp at The Star presented by American Airlines and Back to Football are returning to Frisco through August 27th!

The Dallas Cowboys will host five practices as part of 2019 Training Camp presented by American Airlines at Ford Center at The Star in Frisco. Training Camp practices provide fans the opportunity to see the 2019 Dallas Cowboys players and coaches as they prepare for the 2019 season. Practices will be held at 11:00 a.m. August 20 through 22 and at 5:30 p.m. on August 26 and 27 and are free to the public.

In addition to open practices as part of 2019 Training Camp presented by American Airlines, the Dallas Cowboys will host a week-long Back To Football event that will take place throughout The Star campus, with activations throughout the week in Ford Center, Tostitos Championship Plaza, and The Star District. Activations will include family-friendly activities, a Movie Night, special offers from The Star District retail and restaurants, and more.

Admission and parking are free and open to the public and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Training Camp

August 22nd – Practice begins at 11:00 a.m.
August 26th – Practice begins at 5:30 p.m.
August 27th – Practice begins at 5:30 p.m.

Back to Football Events
August 23rd – Movie Night presented by Essilor featuring Remember The Titans on Tostitos Championship Plaza beginning at 5pm
August 24th – Back to Football Bootcamp with Cowboys Fit and the Lincoln Experience Center
August 25th – Community Day at The Star beginning at 2pm

Alumni Autograph Opportunities*

August 22nd – Rocket Ismail (10am-11am) and John Gesek (10am-11am)
August 25th – Rayfield Wright (3pm-4pm) and Dixon Edwards (4pm-5pm)
August 26th – Everson Walls (4:30pm-5:30pm) and Doug Donley (4:30pm-5:30pm)
August 27th – Jay Novacek (4:30pm-5:30pm) and Reggie Barnes (4:30pm-5:30pm)
*Players and times subject to change.

The Star Tours presented by SeatGeek Special Offer
Purchase the Welcome Home tour experience and receive a VIP Guided Tour of the Dallas Cowboys World Headquarters and snack voucher to use for two selective items at Ford Center concession stands during the 2019 Dallas Cowboys Training Camp presented by American Airlines for only $30 ($25 for tour only). Click here or visit Ford Center Ticket Office to book your tour today. (Offer only valid on Aug. 20-22 and Aug. 26-27.)

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

Studio Movie Grill~ Special Needs Screening of Angry Birds 2 on 8/24

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Wednesday, August 21st, 2019 at 12:00 PM
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This Saturday, Studio Movie Grill will host a Special Needs Screening of Angry Birds 2 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.

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in DFW!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.

Addison After Dark FREE Pints & Pups Event Tomorrow

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Friday, August 16th, 2019 at 3:30 PM
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Grab your furry friends for a fun night in Addison Circle Park! Enjoy classic rock tunes and sip beverages in our beer garden, while enjoying a free In-N-Out Burger (for the first 750 guests).

Pets can show off their speed and let their fur fly as they dash through our race lanes. Simba’s Barkery is hosting a DogBar. Two barktenders will be making dog beer floats and pawberry sundaes. The first 15-20 dogs will receive a free treat!

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

FREE Museum Admission on Sept 21st (Reserve Tickets Now)

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Friday, August 16th, 2019 at 9:30 AM
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Smithsonian Magazine’s Museum Day is coming up on Saturday, September 21st and it allows you and one guest to check out any participating local museum for FREE! Follow these steps to get your FREE ticket for two:

  1. Head over here and check out the participating museums in your area.
  2. Find a participating museum, click Get a Ticket, and complete the registration form.
  3. Your ticket will be available in your email or by clicking Download Ticket after you submit your info.
  4. Print and bring your ticket to your selected participating museum on Saturday, 9/21.

Keep in mind that your free ticket is good for two people and is NOT valid for special exhibits, parking, IMAX film screenings or for use with any other offers. There is a limit of one Museum Day Ticket per household and per valid email address.

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

Women Texas Film Festival at Texas Theatre Starts Today

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Thursday, August 15th, 2019 at 1:00 PM
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The Women Texas Film Festival will feature a lineup of short and feature-length films showcases the range and depth of female-driven visual storytelling!

In addition to screenings at the historic Texas Theatre, WTxFF has expanded its reach across Dallas with screenings at Methodist Dallas’ David H. Hitt Auditorium (1441 N. Beckley Ave.), and Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Cedars (1005 S. Lamar St.).

In addition, Women Texas will host red carpet events, workshops, panels and parties. See the complete schedule here.

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

32nd Annual Highland Village Lions Club Balloon Festival This Weekend

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 at 3:30 PM
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The 32nd Annual Highland Village Lions Club Balloon Festival on August 16-18 will feature fun for the whole family! Come out to Unity Park and enjoy the Kids Zone, Food, Live Music, a Car Show, Arts/Crafts booths, and of course the iconic Hot Air Balloons.

August 16 - 18, 2019
Unity Park, 2200 Briarhill Boulevard, Highland Village, TX 75077
Cost: Admission is free, Parking: $5 donation

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!

A Night to Live United With LeAnn Rimes at Sundance Square Tomorrow

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 at 11:30 AM
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Grammy-Award Winning Artist LeAnn Rimes will headline “A Night to Live United,” a free concert to celebrate United Way’s work in the community and kick-off its 2019-2020 fundraising campaign. The concert is scheduled for Thursday, August 15 at 6:30 p.m. in Sundance Square.

United Way of Tarrant County invites all members of the community to come out for a fun-filled evening of live entertainment. Food is available at Sundance Square restaurants and concessions will be available in the plaza.

See what else is going on around town HERE!

Be sure to go here to checkout discounted ticket prices for events in Dallas and Fort Worth!  Also, keep in mind that Groupon and LivingSocial always have great deals on local shops, restaurants, spas and more.  GoldStar also offers half-priced entertainment!  For other ways to save on going out, try Pogo Pass or City Pass!