things to do in DFW this week

Here are our top things to do on a budget in Dallas Fort Worth this week (September 20 – September 26): A classical open mic night, Bike and BBQ tour, The play Bad Seed, Music Bingo, A murder mystery dinner, Backyard Circus, Brass and Jazz in the Park and more!

Things To Do This Week in Dallas Fort Worth

THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK IN DALLAS FORT WORTH – MONDAY

Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens: Super Power Bugs

What: Check out this event for kids as well as the grown-ups which is an exploration of all the super powers in bugs that enable them to survive in their natural habitats. The weekly event will be conducted at the Children’s Adventure Garden so if you haven’t already visited, come and enjoy this fun and informative session.
When: 20 September 2021 | 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: 8525 Garland Road, Dallas, TX 75218
How much: Included in admission or membership

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THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK IN DALLAS FORT WORTH – TUESDAY

BuzzBrews Lakewood: Classical Open Mic Night

What: Every Tuesday, this community of local artists, performers and musicians takes to the stage with compositions from the classical genre. Sometimes, there are comedic acts between two music performances which add a little bit of that extra spice to the classical notes of instruments like the piano, the cello and the flute. This is the ideal spot for connoisseurs of classical music wanting to just immerse themselves in these sonorous rhythms.
When: 21 September 2021 | 7:30 pm
Where: 5815 Live Oak St #102, Dallas, TX 75214
How much: Free entry

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THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK IN DALLAS FORT WORTH – WEDNESDAY

Bike and BBQ Guided Electric Bike Tour

Come and enjoy BBQ and a bike tour at this event. Image courtesy: Pedego Electric Bikes

What: Check out this live longhorn cattle drive and enjoy Texas BBQ in what is a three-hour-long guided electric bike tour of Fort Worth! Mix biking and BBQs, two very different activities at this recurring event and look at some of the city’s historic spots like the JFK Tribute, Sundance Square Plaza and more. Lunch will be at Cooper’s Old Time Pit Bar-B-Que.
When: 22 September 2021 | 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Where: 129 W Leuda, Fort Worth, TX 76104
How much: $125 including lunch

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THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK IN DALLAS FORT WORTH – THURSDAY

Dupree Theatre: Bad Seed

Enjoy the thrilling play Bad Seed at Dupree Theatre. Image courtesy: Irving Arts Center

What: A psychological thriller set in the 1950s, this play written by Maxwell Anderson and based on a novel by William March is that classic frightening affair which will surely make for an interesting evening. It tells the story of Christine Penmark who seems to have it all but keeps getting the same nightmare since childhood. Find out what happens when her daughter’s classmate drowns at a picnic and truths start to resurface about this horrid dream.
When: 23 September 2021 | 7:30 pm
Where: 3333 North MacArthur Blvd., Irving, TX 75062
How much: $22 to $29

 

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THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK IN DALLAS FORT WORTH – FRIDAY

Klyde Warren Park: Music Bingo

Come and play bingo to music at the park. Image courtesy: Klyde Warren Park

What: Attend a bingo night at the park with a slight twist. Here you can play bingo while listening to your favorite tunes made into playlists with fun themes and titles. Come and play this classic game in four rounds with four chances to win! You can play two cards per round.
When: 24 September 2021 | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: 1909 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Suite 403, Dallas, TX 75201
How much: Included in admission

Keith and Margo’s Murder in Sundance Square

What: Come and revel in this thrilling immersive and theatrical murder mystery dinner where plots are designed for amateur sleuths who must figure out who the killer is. There will be an incognito professional stage, TV and film actors will surround you as imposters and you can be part of the investigation as well as become a suspect at the same time!
When: 24 September 2021 | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: 334 West 3rd Street, Fort Worth, TX 76102
How much: $62

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THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK IN DALLAS FORT WORTH – SATURDAY

Fair Park: Backyard Circus

Bring the kids to this circus dressed in colourful and interesting costumes.

What: Bring the little ones at home to this day-long event in Fair Park at which they can dress up in a number of different costumes and perform fun acts. Children can be part of a show that features lion tamers, tight-rope walkers, ballerinas and many more circus favorites. This event is part of the State Fair of Texas.
When: 25 September 2021 | 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Where: Creative Arts Building | 1327 Admiral Nimitz Cir, Dallas, TX 75210
How much: Tickets start at $10

Trinity River Audubon Center: Yoga at the Center

What: Come and relax at this guided yoga session which will lead you into a blissful experience that awakens all your senses. Dallas resident Deedre Morales will take her participants through an exploratory journey of the self that relaxes and rejuvenates. Don’t forget to bring your own water bottle and yoga mat.
When: 25 September 2021 | 8:30 am – 9:15 am
Where: 6500 Great Trinity Forest Way, Dallas, TX 75217
How much: $15

Arts Bridge: Brass and Jazz in the Park

Listen to rhythms of brass and jazz at this concert in the park. Image courtesy: AT & T Performing Arts Center

What: Come together at this community music event curated by The New Orleans Original BuckShop. Bring the family and friends for a beautiful evening which will feature live Jazz, Latin Jazz, New Orleans Brass, Afro Brazilian Martial Arts and lots more! There are a ton of family activities, some Louisiana cuisine and a bunch of other interesting things in store.
When: 25 September 2021 | 3:00 pm
Where: Jaycee Zaragoza Park | 3114 Clymer St., Dallas, TX 75212
How much: Free for all

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THINGS TO DO THIS WEEK IN DALLAS FORT WORTH – SUNDAY

Chocolate Secrets: Virgo Comedy Show

What: Come and roll in laughs at this comedy show headlined by Ali Nazary. There will be a ton of fresh acts as well as some classics and favorites at this stand-up comedy event which will leave you entertained and enthused. Others part of this comedy night include artists George Redd Speaks, Fernando Panda Chacon and Rebecca Mouth.
When: 26 September 2021 | 5:00 pm
Where: 3926 Oak Lawn Ave, Dallas TX 75219
How much: $15

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