Events happening in Dallas — June 2017
Here are a bunch of fun and creative events going on in your city for the month of June!
These are great opportunities to host an MHWOW event. Grab your friends and take advantage of all the fun going on in Dallas!
Movies in the Park at Main Street Garden
In honor of the Statler’s reawakening, DallasNews, Downtown Dallas Inc. and the Statler invite you to join us for Movies in the Park at Main Street Garden. Beginning in the 1950s, we will showcase an iconic movie from each decade, making our way back to the future. Fun, free and family friendly. Bring your own chair or blanket. Movies will be shown at sundown. No alcohol can be brought to the park, but beer and wine will be available for purchase.
Millennial Month at Dallas Holocaust Museum
During the month of June, the Museum will celebrate millennials by offering them free admission for a donation of any amount. Pay $10.00 or 10 cents!
All donations will be used towards the Museum Experience Fund. The Museum established the Museum Experience Fund in 2013 to pay for admission and transportation costs of low-income students from surrounding areas in 5th through 12th grade.
Visit the www.DallasHolocaustMuseum.org to learn more about Millennial Month and our upcoming Millennial Nights events! Be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest to find more coverage on Millennial Month and Millennial Nights.Some Pertinent Links:
Old Time Music Jam at Dallas Heritage Village at Old City Park
Tap your toes, clap your hands and join in the Old Time Music Jam. Folks gather ‘round to play old time tunes — a sort of acoustic, fiddle-infused precursor to bluegrass and country as we know it. Come join in the fun.
Takes place every 1st and 3rd Saturday from Feb. through July. Free with admission: $9 adults, $7 seniors (65+), $5 children 4–12, free for ages 3 and under.
Paint Party at Texas Ale Project at Texas Ale Project
GET TICKETS Starting at $26
Paint Party Express (DFW’s mobile paint party company) will be at Texas Ale Project to teach you how to paint your very own masterpiece!!! Take your painting home with you when you’re finished! It’s like an art class and a party at the same time! No artistic experience? No problem! Just come have fun! A professional artist will guide you and chances are, you’ll find out you have an inner artist in there after all! The cost is only $26 per person. Arrive 15 minutes early as the class will begin promptly at 7:00. You are more than welcome to bring in your own food at this particular location! No outside beverages please. Support the brewery and try one (or two or a few) of their excellent craft beers while you paint!Some Pertinent Links:
Foodie Experience: Best Bites of Big D at Gilley’s Dallas / South Side Event Center
GET TICKETS $55
Kicking off Taste of Dallas is a one-night-only tasting experience, Best Bites of Big D, at an all-new location with all-inclusive foodie fun. Taste of Dallas Foodie Experience will take place Friday evening only at Gilley’s Dallas, from 7:30–10:30 p.m. Attendees will enjoy tastings from more than 40 top restaurants, including Fearing’s, Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek, Amberjax Fish Market Grille, Chino Chinatown, LUCK at Trinity Groves, and more. Top chefs will spill their secrets at dedicated chef demonstration areas, and attendees will enjoy pairings of food, craft beers, liquor sampling and more — all included in the ticket price of $55. 21+ only
Foam N’ Glow — World’s Largest Foam Party at South Side Ballroom
GET TICKETS Starting at $25
The show concept leads fans on a journey of unimaginable atmospheres and unforgettable emotions. A concert revolution that has swept the world of electronic dance music, blurring the line between fantasy and reality. With state of the art visual effects, ground shaking bass, and World class DJs.Some Pertinent Links:
Survivor Speaker Series at Dallas Holocaust Museum
Join us to hear the testimonies of Holocaust survivors, refugees, and hidden children, as well as survivors of modern-day genocides.
Free. Admission fees for Museum exhibits apply.
Sunday, June 11 — Bert Romberg
Wednesday, June 21 — Jack Repp
Sunday, June 25 — Max Glauben at the Museum, at 12:30 p.m. each day.
’Til Midnight at the Nasher at Nasher Sculpture Center
Dallas Arts District Summer Block Party
6:00 p.m. Opener: Doug Burr
7:00 p.m. Concert: Sarah Jaffe
9:00 p.m. Film: La La Land, 2016 (PG-13)
’til Midnight at the Nasher presents live outdoor concerts featuring the best in regional music talent and film screenings in the Nasher Garden. Guests have the opportunity to engage in social media scavenger hunts, progressive tours, and to view the permanent collection and special exhibitions.
Beginning this season, presenting sponsor Central Market/H-E-B will offer special reserve-ahead picnic dining. Guests must pre-reserve picnic dining by calling the Central Marker Lovers Lane catering desk at 214.361.5577 by 4 pm on the Wednesday before the event.
Bike and Brunch at Vital Fitness Studio
GET TICKETS $40
blasting 45-minute performance ride in the VITAL cycling studio immediately followed by a delicious brunch at Americano (inside The Joule) complete with coffee, a mimosa, Nutella doughnuts and choice of entrée from prix fixe menu.
Offered the third Saturday of every month at VITAL, downtown in Main St. Alley between Neiman Marcus and The Joule. Class starts at 11:15 a.m. $40 per person, space is limited, pre-registration required. Complimentary valet provided by The Joule.Some Pertinent Links:
Fat Tire Presents Tour de Fat featuring Jamestown Revival at Bomb Factory
GET TICKETS Starting at $28
Welcome to the Fat Tire Tour de Fat, a 34 city tour of beer, bikes and bemusement. Costume up and party down with high-flying acts focusing on fun, music, dance and the American craft beer icon, Fat Tire. Did we mention that a portion of all proceeds go straight to local nonprofits? (They do. In fact we raised 4.5 million dollars to date). Grab your tickets and start planning for the Dallas Tour de Fat on June 17th! We’re bringing the party with Jamestown Revival and the Tour de Fat ensemble cast of performers. Ready your eyes and ears for a mix of musicians, circus performers, vaudeville acts, magicians, comedians, and mind-blowing provocateurs. Costumes are highly encouraged (and a mindset to party is mandatory).Some Pertinent Links: