Posts Tagged ‘around town’

Great Wolf Lodge Grapevine – Stay and Water Park Passes As Low As $99 Per Night

Posted by My Dallas Mommy on Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 at 9:55 AM
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Book your stay at Great Wolf Lodge Grapevine for as low as $99 per night!

Travel Dates
Book to stay NOW through May 7.
Prices vary by day; the price listed is the lowest possible and may not be available all days.
Click on a date on the booking calendar to see the individual prices by day.

Inclusions
Daily water park passes for each registered guest, up to the maximum room occupancy, are included in all option

What You Get
-Stay for six in a newly renovated Family Suite, Wolf Den Suite or KidKamp Suite, seven in a newly renovated KidCabin Suite, or eight in a newly renovated Loft Suite
-Daily water park wristbands for each guest up to maximum occupants per room type
-May have the maximum number of guests in room option purchased for no additional fee

Go HERE to book your stay and choose the option that best suits your family.

Looking for a Great Wolf Lodge Discount in another city? Check out all of the deals nationwide HERE.

Discounted Tickets to Barenaked Ladies: Last Summer On Earth Tour + New Album on June 7th

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 at 2:30 PM
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Head over to Groupon to score discounted tickets to see the Barenaked Ladies: Last Summer On Earth Tour + New Album on June 7 at 7 p.m. at The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory!

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!

World’s Largest Daytona 500 Watch Party This Weekend at Texas Motor Speedway

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Friday, February 14th, 2020 at 2:30 PM
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Watch the iconic opening race of NASCAR’s Cup Series at Daytona International Speedway with fellow campers and tailgaters at a free party at Texas Motor Speedway!

The world’s largest HDTV, aka “Big Hoss,” will broadcast the 300 XFINITY Race on Feb. 15 at 1:30 p.m. and the Daytona 500 on Feb. 16 at 1:30 p.m. Enjoy free pace car rides, and take your own coolers and food for snacking throughout the weekend or purchase Torchy’s Tacos on Feb. 16 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. while you mingle with fellow motorheads.

Feb. 15-16, starting at 9 a.m. each day at Texas Motor Speedway, 3545 Lone Star Circle, Fort Worth. Free admission and free camping.

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!

Groupon Local Deals~ Extra 20% Off (Great For Valentine’s Gifts)

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Friday, February 14th, 2020 at 1:00 PM
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Still need something for your sweetie? Today, head on over to Groupon to score up to 75% off Massages, Spas, Family Activities, Restaurants– no promo code needed at checkout.

This is perfect for last minute Valentine’s Day gifts!

 

FREE Valentine’s Day Maker Fest At Michaels February 8th

Posted by My Dallas Mommy on Saturday, February 1st, 2020 at 1:00 PM
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Mark your calendars for Saturday, February 8th from 11AM – 2PM, where you can head into your local Michaels store for a FREE Valentine’s Day Maker Fest!

During this free event, children can learn how to decorate a Valentine’s Day Cookie, make Valentine’s Day Cards and a Friendship Bracelet for FREE! They also have a T-shirt planned to design, just purchase the T-shirt.

Head over HERE for additional details and to see other upcoming events.

The Dallas Winter Boat Expo Brings the Boats Back to Dallas Market Hall + Ticket Giveaway

Posted by My Dallas Mommy on Monday, January 27th, 2020 at 8:18 AM
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The Dallas Winter Boat Expo, presented by the United Boat Dealers of North Texas, docks the latest models of marine accessories and boats, from runabouts and family cruisers, to fishing boats, ski boats, pontoons and sailboats all in one place. With free, convenient parking, Dallas Winter Boat Expo is a nautical dream event for avid boaters and curious families alike. Guests will get their first look at next generation boats, technologies and products during this signature winter event.

PLUS this year we are giving away a family 4-pack of tickets! To enter leave a comment below telling us your favorite water activity!

Featuring: With more than 600 new boats and the latest in marine accessories, Dallas Winter Boat Expo gives the unique opportunity to shop and compare different brands and the latest models of boats as well as score great deals on the 2019 models. The Dallas Boat Expo continues to offer families the best value in outdoor recreation with more than 100 accessory vendors, families can find everything they need to make time on the water even better.

One-stop-shopping: Provides for on-site financing, insurance, slip rental, brokerage, vacation planning, charter trips, maintenance and most all other types of extras needed by boaters.

When: Jan. 31-Feb. 2 and Feb. 6-Feb.9, 2020
Where: Dallas Market Hall, 2200 Stemmons Freeway, Dallas, Texas 75207

Hours:
Friday, January 31, 3-8 p.m. (Free admission)
Saturday, February 1, 10 a.m- 8 p.m.
Sunday, February 2, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Thursday, February 6, 3-8 p.m (Free admission)
Friday, February 7, 3-8 p.m. (Free admission)
Saturday, February 8, 10 a.m- 8 p.m.
Sunday, February 9, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Cost & Ticket Information: (Tickets for the show are only available at the door)
Adults: $12
Children (ages 5-13): $6
Children under 5: Free
Parking is free of charge

Boating Brands Represented:
Aqua Patio, Avalon, Axis, Bayliner, Bennington, Berkshire Pontoons, Blue Wave, Boston Whaler, Caravelle, Chaparral, Clearwater, Cobalt Boats, Correct Craft/Nautique, Crest, Cruisers Yachts, Epic, Four Winns, G3 Boats, Glastron, Grady-White, Harris Flote Bote, Hurricane, Legend Boats, Malibu, Meridian, Monterey, Moomba , Nautic Star, Polar Craft, Regal , Rinker, San Pan, Sea Fox , Sea Hunt, Sea Ray, Skeeter, South Bay, Southwind, Sportsman, Starcraft, Sun Chaser, Supra, Supreme, Sweetwater/Godfrey, Sylvan, Triton, Veranda, Xcursion, Xpress Boats, Xpress Boats, Yamaha

About the United Boat Dealers of North Texas:
The United Boat Dealers of North Texas produces boat shows to support the boating and marine industry in the greater North Texas area; bring together people with a common interest in the boating lifestyle; promote, further and encourage the boating lifestyle through education and outreach programs; and provide each exhibitor with a fair and equal opportunity to conduct business with the general public.

For more information about the DFW Boat Expo, go to www.dallasboatexpo.com/; Connect on Facebook– www.facebook.com/dfwboatexpo; and Twitter – @dfwboatexpo.

Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo Runs Through Feb 8th

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Friday, January 24th, 2020 at 1:00 PM
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Check out daily rodeo action, carnival and midway fun, acres of shopping, kid-friendly attractions, live music on the Coors Light Roadhouse stage, and much more during the 123rd Stock Show & Rodeo, one of Fort Worth’s premier events- the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo. Running through Feb 8th, the event features Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association and specialty rodeo performances, as well as exhibitors with livestock such as cattle, horses, rabbits and sheep.

General grounds admission can be purchased at any gate and permits access to livestock events, exhibits, carnival/midway, daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. $10 for adults; $5 for ages 6-16; children 5 and younger are admitted free.

PRCA rodeo tickets are $22-$30. Rodeo tickets include admission to the grounds. Purchase online, by phone at 817-877-2420, or at the gate (if available).

Also head over to Groupon to check out select discounted tickets!

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!

Discounted Tickets to Rod Stewart With Cheap Trick on August 29th

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Wednesday, January 15th, 2020 at 3:00 PM
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Head over to Groupon to score discounted tickets to Rod Stewart with special guest Cheap Trick on Saturday, August 29th at Dickies Arena in Fort Worth!

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!

Discounted Admission to Dallas Auto Show 2020 (March 18-22)

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Tuesday, January 7th, 2020 at 2:30 PM
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Head over to Groupon to score discounted admission to Dallas Auto Show 2020 for One, Two, or Four on March 18-22, 2020!

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 January 4th – Create A Mini Hockey Game

Posted by My Dallas Mommy on Friday, January 3rd, 2020 at 9:30 AM
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Saturday, January 4th from 9AM – 12PM, Home Depot will be hosting a FREE Kids Workshop where kids will be able to create a Mini Hockey Game.

Kids develop hands-on skills by sanding, nailing, painting and more. With help from parents and Store Associates, your child will create and own their own game. 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.

To RSVP, simply head on over to Home Depot, enter your zip code, select the store closest to you, and then scroll down to register for the next FREE Home Depot Kids Workshop.

Celebrate New Year’s Eve 2019 in DFW

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Monday, December 30th, 2019 at 12:00 PM
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Still looking for something to do tomorrow night?  If you feel like heading out in the cold to ring in 2020, head over to GuideLive where they have a comprehensive list of all the happenings in DFW going on!

Many still have tickets available- just check their websites to make sure they are not sold out! Be safe and have a Happy New Year! 🎉

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!

Begin the New Year with $5 Admission to the Dallas Arboretum

Posted by My Dallas Mommy on Saturday, December 28th, 2019 at 10:55 AM
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Begin the New Year with $5 Admission to the Dallas Arboretum.

To kick off the new year and encourage people to enjoy the gardens and the outdoors, the Dallas Arboretum offers $5 general admission, beginning January 2 for the entire month, with tickets also available to purchase online. Parking is $15 or $10 if purchased online in advance.

The Rory Meyers Children’s Adventure Garden is closed for preventative maintenance January 1 to February 28.

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!

Visit the Dallas Zoo Lights Holiday Celebration Through Jan 5th

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Friday, December 27th, 2019 at 12:30 PM
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More than 1 million lights illuminate the ZooNorth section of the Dallas Zoo. Kids of all ages can enjoy animal-shaped lanterns, light sculptures, holiday performances, crafts and animal encounters. New attractions this year include a forest of lighted holiday trees with a show set to music and a disco-themed strobe light display in the Wilds of Africa tunnel.

The lights are on from 5 to 9 p.m. You can also visit the zoo during the day and stay without paying extra for the nighttime fun.

Through Jan. 5, nightly from 5 to 9, at the Dallas Zoo, 650 S. R.L. Thornton Freeway, Dallas. $17 for adults, $14 for ages 3-11 and 65 and up, free for kids 2 and under. Parking is $10 per car.

Discounted Tickets to The Grand Illusions of Rob Lake (December 26-28)

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Friday, December 27th, 2019 at 9:00 AM
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Head to Groupon to score discounted tickets to The Grand Illusions of Rob Lake (December 26-28) at the Music Hall At Fair Park in Dallas!

The America’s Got Talent illusionist brings mind-bending magic to Dallas as he performs levitations, predictions, and disappearing acts.

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!

That Ugly Christmas Sweater Store in Dallas

Posted by Jennifer Carles on Tuesday, December 24th, 2019 at 11:00 AM
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Everyone’s favorite seasonal pop-up store, That Ugly Christmas Sweater Store is open today if you still need something to wear to your holiday get-together!

Store Hours: Open November 18 – December 27

Monday – Thursday 10am – 7:30pm
Friday – Saturday 10am – 8pm
Sunday 11am- 6pm
(will be closed Thanksgiving and Christmas Day)

Preston Oaks Shopping Center at the SE corner of Preston and Royal
Next to Central Market
10720 Preston Road, Suite 1009B
Dallas, TX. 75230

Now in its 7th year, the shop offers more than 15,000 tacky, cheesy, outrageous, one-of-a-kind Christmas sweaters, each one hand-picked by owners Mindi Kahn, Mike Levine and Josh Music.

This year the store is partnering with Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children and will be collecting new, unwrapped toys for the young patients at the hospital while also offering donors a 10% discount on their ugly sweater purchase.

That Ugly Christmas Sweater Store will also be donating a portion of its sales to Texas Scottish Rite Hospital, the famed pediatric orthopedic center.