Dallas Right Now

Awhhhh, we can’t believe it is August!!!! Extreme heat at the end of this Texas summer and back to school is almost upon us.

One of our kiddos having a "blast" at summer camp.

Yet, there are many things we love about North Texas this month!

Dallas Zoo Tunes Concert Series – The opening band kicks off the concert Saturday, August 11th, at 7 p.m. and The King Bucks hit the stage at 8 p.m.

KRLD Restaurant Week – During the week of August 19th, select from more than 125 Restaurants and enjoy a fabulous three-course dinner for just $35 per person. For each prix fixe dinner purchased, participating restaurants will make a $7 donation to the North Texas Food Bank in Dallas or Lena Pope Home in Fort Worth to benefit families in need.

Olympics Swimming Watch Party – Watch the races on a big screen from the pool August 3rd. Games, contests and prizes all evening at The Colony Aquatic Park.

Dallas CASA’s 17th annual Parade of Playhouses – NorthPark Center hosts these real playhouses that you can enter to win, with proceeds benefiting Dallas CASA, which helps to protect abused and neglected children, August 3rd-19th.

Dallas CityScape Dr. Seuss’s The Lorax event – Enjoy lego building and view the Dallas landmarks replicated with toy bricks by Master Builder Kurt Zimmerle August 4th-5th.

Stockyards Rodeo – Check out the traditional rodeo events including saddle bronc riding, bull riding, bareback riding, tie down roping and more every Friday and Saturday at the Cowtown Coliseum.

Stay cool and enjoy the last weeks of your summer!

 

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