Here are our top things to do on a budget in Dallas Fort Worth this week (August 29 – September 4): Community Market at the Sound, Imagine Dragons: Mercury World Tour, Riverfront Jazz Festival, Labor Day Weekend Luau, and lots more!
Things To Do in Dallas This Week
Top Pick – Enjoy 14 rides for just $13.99 at Prairie Playland, Traders Village
The family-friendly amusement Star Dancer combines a carousel with a gondola wheel. The carousel starts to rotate as it ascends the 80-foot tower, and it keeps rotating as it ascends the tower until it reaches the top. Passengers receive a clear, panoramic view of the market and the metroplex when at the top.
Get more details on Star Dancer and all the other rides at Prairie Playland
Where: Prairie Playland at Traders Village, 2602 Mayfield Rd, Grand Prairie, TX 75052
When: Summer Hours – Thursday, Friday (6 pm to 10 pm) and Saturday and Sunday (11 am to 8 pm)
How Much: All day pass allows you to ride any of the 14 rides for just $13.99
Things to do in Dallas this Week – Monday, August 29, 2022
Poets of Denton (Open Mic Poetry)
What: Whether you’re a poet or an admirer of poetry, you’re welcome to join Poets of Denton at Dan’s Silverleaf. There, you’ll see and hear poets of every style, identity, and age freely share their work. Mark the date on your calendars!
When: August 29, 2022 | 3:00 pm
Where: Dan’s Silverleaf, 103 Industrial St, Denton, TX 76201
How much: Free
Things to do in Dallas this Week – Tuesday, August 30, 2022
Jade Novah: “Moon In Pisces” Tour
What: Jade Novah is coming to Dallas! And she’s bringing with her a true variety show concert experience having music, comedy, and mindfulness all wrapped up together. Whether it’s by hilarious spot-on impersonations or her incredible vocals and original music, this show will definitely be fun from start to finish. Book your tickets now!
When: August 30, 2022 | 7:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Where: The Cambridge Room at House of Blues, 2200 N Lamar St, Dallas, TX 75202
How much: $25
Things to do in Dallas this Week – Wednesday, August 31, 2022
Goo Goo Dolls – Summer Tour 2022
What: If you know Goo Goo Dolls’ song “Iris” by heart, then you’ll be delighted to hear that the Grammy award-nominated band will be coming to Dallas for their summer tour! Don’t miss out on the chance to see the band perform some of their top hits, as well as their latest songs, live. Book your tickets now!
When: August 31, 2022 | 7:00 pm
Where: The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory, 300 W Las Colinas Blvd., Irving, TX 75039
How much: Starts at $25
Tricks Gone Wrong Comedy and Magic Dinner Show
What: Comedy, magic, and dinner – now that’s the way to do it! Break the humdrum of the week and immerse yourself in a one-of-a-kind dinner show at the Revel Patio Grill where you’ll be entertained the entire meal by amazing performers who know just how to tickle your humor. Grab your tickets now!
When: August 31, 2022 | 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: The Revel Patio Grill, 9305 Preston Rd, Frisco, TX 75033
How much: Starts at $10
Things to do in Dallas this Week – Thursday, September 1, 2022
Community Market at the Sound
What: The Sound Community Market is a family-friendly open-air market. It features food and produce vendors as well as artisans and crafters. This event is free to the community.
When: September 1, 2022 | 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: The Sound at Cypress Waters, 3111 Olympus Blvd, Coppell, TX 75019
How much: Free
Happy Hour Hike
What: Get happy and enjoy wine, beer and cocktails while discovering new shops, restaurants, and experiences throughout the Legacy West neighborhood. You’ll check in at Renaissance Dallas at Plano Legacy West Hotel. There, you’ll receive a collectible tasting glass and map and you’ll get to set off towards participating restaurants and retailers at Legacy West. There will also be a photo op, live music, and shopping discounts.
When: September 1, 2022 | 6:oo pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Legacy West, 5908 Headquarters Dr, Plano, TX 75024
How much: $20
Things to do in Dallas this Week – Friday, September 2, 2022
Riverfront Jazz Festival
What: Start your Dallas labor day weekend off with a colorful festival featuring live jazz, r&b, soul, blues, and neo-soul music from talented performers from all over Dallas. This year’s festival has an all-star line-up who will surely delight your ears and soul with their wonderful music. Mark the date now!
When: September 2, 2022 | 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Where: Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas, 650 S Griffin St, Dallas, TX 75202
How much: Free
Things to do in Dallas this Week – Saturday, September 3 2022
Imagine Dragons: Mercury World Tour
What: Are you a believer? If you get that Imagine Dragons reference, then you won’t want to miss this because the band is coming to Dallas for their Mercury World Tour! Rock out to their music, dance along with the crowds, and see this epic band perform live. Book your tickets now!
When: September 3, 2022 | 7:00 pm
Where: Dos Equis Pavilion, 1818 1st Ave, Dallas, TX 75210
How much: Starts at $100
Sunburn Pool Party at Canvas Dallas
What: Pool season is back at the Canvas Hotel in Dallas! Catch those golden rays, enjoy marvelous views of Downtown Dallas, and enjoy delicious food and drinks from the Gallery Rooftop Lounge. If you want, you can also book a little staycation. Melt the stress away!
When: September 3, 2022 | 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Canvas Hotel Dallas, 1325 Botham Jean Blvd, Dallas, TX 75215
How much: $35 – $45
Things to do in Dallas this Week – Sunday, September 4, 2022
Labor Day Weekend Luau
What: Aloha! Just because summer is ending does it mean that you can’t enjoy a perfect luau. Come dressed up in your best Hawaiian attire at Legacy Hall and chill out with live hula and fire dancers. There will also be specialty poke bowls, airbrushed island tribal tattoos available, a limbo competition, and more activities that will make you feel like you’re out and about on an island adventure. Buy a ticket now!
When: September 4, 2022 | 2:00 pm
Where: Legacy Hall, 7800 Windrose Ave., Plano, TX 75024
How much: $15 – $60
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