Category Archives: Local Events & Activities

Summer 2017 5K Races in Dallas TX

Looking for a Run This Summer? Check out these DFW Races

While the summer in Dallas TX can seem too hot for much of anything, sometimes the best way to beat the heat is by embracing it. With these summer 2017 5k races in Dallas TX, you can enjoy the fellowship of a smaller race, and even win prizes! And, of course, have a great fitness goal to keep you going to the gym and eating right, even in the midst of summer festivals and Fourth of July celebrations. Read the rest of this entry >>

July 4th Weekend 2017 Fireworks Displays around Dallas TX

Best Spots for Fireworks in DFW This 4th of July!

There are plenty of things to do in DFW this Independence Day, but one of the most iconic activities is the fireworks display. Every fireworks display is designed to impress, and also remind us of our nation’s fight for Independence. Check out our top picks for July 4th Weekend 2017 fireworks displays around Dallas TX. To narrow things down for you, we decided to only look at events happening on the 3rd  or 4th of July. Read the rest of this entry >>

Father's Day Events 2017 Around Dallas TX

Do Something Special with Dad This Father’s Day in DFW

Father’s Day is right around the corner (just a week or so away on Sunday, June 18, 2017), which means there is a limited amount of time to put together a plan. Fortunately, the Dallas-Fort Worth area has plenty of activities that will appeal to Dad, ranging from great food events to free admission opportunities. Explore some Father’s Day events 2017 around Dallas TX below! Read the rest of this entry >>

Water Park Openings 2017 around Dallas TX

When do water parks open in DFW?

Spring and summer are upon us, which means that parents and kids are looking for ways to keep cool in the intense Texas heat. Why not visit a water park? This can be a great way to keep cool when the sun is beating down. While many indoor water park are open all year rounds, many excellent outdoor options are only open when the heat cranks up around Memorial Day. Keep reading to find pricing and water park openings 2017 around Dallas TX. Read the rest of this entry >>

Patriotic Memorial Day Events 2017 in Dallas TX

Celebrate the True Meaning of Memorial Day In Dallas 2017

On Memorial Day (this year falling on Monday, May 29), there are plenty of things to do for the long weekend which also many view as the opening weekend of summer. But, it should also be important to honor the men and women who have given their lives in our military to keep our country safe. If you want to honor their sacrifice, and embrace the real meaning of Memorial Day this year, check out these Patriotic Memorial Day Events 2017 in Dallas TX. Read the rest of this entry >>

Mother's Day 2017 Flower Specials Around Dallas TX

Find Your Mother’s Day Flowers in DFW Today

Flowers are traditional for Mother’s Day, but you can do more than just grab the first bouquet that you find at the local grocery store on the the Saturday before Mother’s Day. If you are looking for a selection of beautiful flowers that Mom can fall in love with, we have a few florist in the DFW area that can help you out and get you a lovely bunch of flowers that will help Mom smile. Keep reading to see our Mother’s Day 2017 flower specials around Dallas TX. Read the rest of this entry >>

Dallas-Area Easter Egg Hunts 2017

Easter Activities 2017 Around DFW

There are plenty of family-friendly activities to choose from during the Easter season, especially in a large metro area like Dallas-Fort Worth. But it can be hard to sort through different options. In this blog post we are going to focus on some attractive Dallas-area Easter Egg Hunts 2017, with the best information that we can find. Don’t delay, make your plans for April 2017 soon! Read the rest of this entry >>

Irish Pubs in Dallas TX

Enjoy Irish Spirit All Year With These Irish Pubs

We’ve written before about the location and timing of the 2017 St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Dallas TX, and other festivals surrounding the holiday, but what if you want to celebrate Irish culture (and beverages) some other time of the year? Outside of St. Patrick’s Day festivities, one of the best ways to capture the spirit of the Emerald Isle is to visit a traditional Irish pub for good food, good company, and good times. Explore a few of the Irish pubs in Dallas TX below, and let us know in the comments if you have a recommendation that didn’t make our list. Read the rest of this entry >>

St. Patrick's Day Festival 2017 in Dallas TX

Not Just a Parade: St. Patrick’s Day 2017

We’ve already written about some of the best transportation options to get to the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Dallax TX, but now we want to look at a few more of the festivities available for folks in DFW. With many celebrations falling on the weekend before St. Patrick’s Day, and some after,  partiers can enjoy two weekends of festivities. Check below for our list of St. Patrick’s Day Festivals 2017 in Dallas TX, including THE Festival and Concert on March 11.

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How to Get to the 2017 St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Dallas TX

When Is the Dallas St. Patrick’s Day Parade 2017?

Are you wondering when is the Dallas St. Patricks’ Day Parade 2017? This iconic event will be held on March 11, 2017, the Saturday before the official holiday. It will run down Greenville Avenue starting at Blackwell St., starting at 11 a.m., and go all the way down to SMU Boulevard. Keep reading this blog to get details and ideas on how to get to the 2017 St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Dallas TX and other cool details about this decades-old event. You can also check out our post about Irish pubs in Dallas TX to start the fun earlier.  Read the rest of this entry >>