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Plano Texas is an active and lively community with many events of interest to our out of town guests and local community throughout the year.

Ethnic festivals, arts and crafts fairs, exciting theatre, sporting events and much more are included in the calendar of events.

Use the easy search box below to find out what is going on during your visit or plan your next trip to Plano around one of these great events.

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McKinney Family Symphony Sunday Series (Plano Symphony)

2015-04-19

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Sunday, April 19, 2015 Camille Saint-Saëns famous work paints a picture of the variety of creatures in the animal kingdom through music. The concert will also feature puppeteers from Le Theatre de Marionette and
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Dallas International Film Festival (9th Annual)

2015-04-19

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Thursday, April 9, 2015 - Sunday, April 19, 2015 The Dallas International Film Festival, presented by AutoNation, will kick off its 2015 celebration of cinema with a spectacular Opening Night celebration! The evening’s festivities will begin at the historic ...
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The Illusionists

2015-04-19

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Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - Sunday, April 19, 2015 This mind blowing spectacular showcases the jaw dropping talents of seven of the most incredible illusionists on earth.  THE ILLUSIONISTS – Witness the Impossible has shattered box office records across the globe and ...
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Bluebonnet Festival in Ennis, Texas

2015-04-19

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Saturday, April 18, 2015 - Sunday, April 19, 2015 Enjoy a weekend of Arts and Crafts, Bluebonnet Souvenirs, Children's Activities, Exciting Live Music and scenic country rides taking in all the beautiful wildflowers with our Bluebonnet Trails Map. FREE
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Deep Ellum Block Party

2015-04-19

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Friday, April 17, 2015 - Sunday, April 19, 2015 Deep Ellum Block Party is an indoor and outdoor, walkable, arts and culture festival taking place on April 17-19, 2015. There will be over 1,000 showcasing artists on 20+ stages. There ...
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A Taste of Elegance

2015-04-20

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Monday, April 20, 2015 In a "taste of " format, guests will be treated to menu samples of over a dozen fine dining restaurants, from iconic favorites to trendy hotspots. Here is your chance to ...
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Emerald City (Cool Thursdays Concert Series)

2015-04-23

Festival, Fairs & Special Events Music & Comedy 201504
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Thursday, April 23, 2015 Dallas's favorite variety band.
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Real.Texas.Festival

2015-04-25

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Friday, April 24, 2015 - Saturday, April 25, 2015 Join us for a weekend full of live music, rodeo, food & family fun.  Be sure to check out all the festival attractions;  Mesquite Rodeo, Cowboys & Chrome Car Show, ...
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Of Fireflies and Fathoms: The 2015 Spring Show by the Men of Note

2015-04-25

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Friday, April 24, 2015 - Saturday, April 25, 2015 The Plano Men of Note Chorus will present three performances of our new show Of Fireflies and Fathoms on April 24 and 25 at the Courtyard Theater in Plano. Of ...
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Red Balloon Run & Ride

2015-04-25

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Saturday, April 25, 2015 The Red Balloon Run & Ride, presented by Capital One Bank and Denbury, is a fundraising event produced by Passion for Children’s for the exclusive benefit of Children’s Health. Participants ...
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Twelfth Night By William Shakespeare

2015-04-25

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Friday, April 17, 2015 - Saturday, April 25, 2015 Orsino, the Duke of lllyria, is in love with his neighbour, the Countess Olivia. She has sworn to avoid men’s company for seven years while she mourns the death of ...
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TORC: The Off Road Championship

2015-04-25

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Friday, April 24, 2015 - Saturday, April 25, 2015 ·         Action sports and motorsports aren’t the only things set to collide at TORC: The Off Road Championship—the trucks are sure to have plenty of collisions, too. Later ...
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ChocolateFest (11th Annual)

2015-04-25

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Friday, April 24, 2015 - Saturday, April 25, 2015 Evening of Chocolate and Wine are $60 each and will include: Wine samples, souvenir wine glass, Chocolate samples, hors d'oeuvres Silent auction, live music Must be 21 or older to purchase tickets. Tickets available for ...
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Plano Community Band 2015 Spring Concert

2015-04-26

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Sunday, April 26, 2015 All of the Plano Community Band’s concerts are free and open to the public. 
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Boogie Down 5K Color Run

2015-04-26

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Sunday, April 26, 2015 As suitable for the casual runner as it is for the athlete whose shoe-odometers have turned over, the Boogie Down 5K Color Run invites one and all to hit the ...
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Spring Fair of West Plano

2015-04-26

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Sunday, April 26, 2015 Come shop, eat and have fun at our annual Spring Fair of West Plano family event!  Outside, kids will have fun experiencing a children's petting zoo, rock climbing wall, bounce ...
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USA Film Festival

2015-04-26

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Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - Sunday, April 26, 2015 See website.
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Denton Arts & Jazz Festival

2015-04-26

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Friday, April 24, 2015 - Sunday, April 26, 2015 The Denton Arts and Jazz Festival is a celebration of the arts in a community known for embracing and nurturing music, dance, choral, drama and the visual arts. The free event features ...
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WhoFest 2

2015-04-26

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Friday, April 24, 2015 - Sunday, April 26, 2015 WhoFest 2 is a party and 2015 will be bigger and better than ever! With the success of WhoFest 1 in 2013, we want to bring more Doctor Who to you by searching the timestream ...
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Artscape at the Dallas Arboretum

2015-04-26

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Saturday, April 25, 2015 - Sunday, April 26, 2015 The beauty of art meets the beauty of nature at the Arboretum's annual fine art show & sale.  This two-day art fair in the garden features artists from around the
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Tony & Jonna Mendez (UTD Distinguished Lecture Series)

2015-04-28

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Tuesday, April 28, 2015 Jonna Mendez is a retired CIA intelligence officer with 27 years of service, living under cover and serving tours of duty in Europe, South Asia and the Far East. She joined the ...
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Turnstiles (Cool Thursdays Concert Series)

2015-04-30

Music & Comedy Family Friendly 201504
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Thursday, April 30, 2015 The ULTIMATE Billy Joel Tirbute Bahttp://www.dallasarboretum.org/nd.
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Gala 2014

2015-05-02

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Saturday, May 2, 2015 Join us May 2 for Children's Advocacy Center of Collin County's annual Gala, a lively evening topped with an energetic concert by The Pointer Sisters. Gala is CACCC's signature fundraising ...
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AsiaFest 2015

2015-05-02

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Saturday, May 2, 2015 Asian Food, Fun & Music for the Entire Family Join us for the 11th Annual Asian American Heritage Festival at Haggard Park on May 3, 2014. This free, family-friendly event will ...
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The WHO Hits 50! (Concert)

2015-05-02

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Saturday, May 2, 2015 There is no more significant a milestone in Rock Music than the 50th Anniversary. Through the decades, THE WHO redefined rock music as we know it and their influence continues in all ...
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Cottonwood Art Festival

2015-05-03

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Saturday, May 2, 2015 - Sunday, May 3, 2015 Now in its 45th year, the semi-annual Cottonwood Art Festival is a juried show. Jurors have selected over 240 artists from 1,400 submissions to exhibit their museum-quality work at the ...
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Escape (Cool Thursdays Concert Series)

2015-05-07

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Thursday, May 7, 2015 Cool Thursdays return presenting new and exciting national cover bands, some of the Metroplex’s best food trucks, and weekly costume contests and prizes.   The Dallas-based JOURNEY Tribute Band will be performing.       
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Hayes Carll - Plano Courtyard Texas Music Series 2015

2015-05-07

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Thursday, May 7, 2015 Hayes Carll is an odd mix. Wildly literate, utterly slackerly, impossibly romantic, absolutely a slave to the music, the 35-year old Texan is completely committed to the truth and unafraid ...
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A Cemetery Workshop and Tour presented (The Plano Conservancy for Historic Preservation, Inc.)

2015-05-08

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Friday, May 8, 2015 Join us in a walking tour of this historic Texas cemetery to learn about common problems with gravestones, gravestone geology and the significance of some of the markers. Learn hands-on ...
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Untapped - Indie Music & Beer (Fort Worth)

2015-05-09

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Saturday, May 9, 2015 At its origin, Untapped was designed by its organizers as an event equally focused on quality music and beer, a balance uncommon at music festivals and rarely found at beer ...
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Tombstones Mysteries: Solve "em & Save "em

2015-05-09

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Saturday, May 9, 2015 In observance of National Historic Preservation Month, The Plano Conservancy for Historic Preservation, Inc. presents Tombstone Mysteries, a historic cemetery restoration and preservation event for teens and adults. Participants will plant ...
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The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes (Perot Museum)

2015-05-10

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Saturday, February 14, 2015 - Sunday, May 10, 2015 ·         The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes (Feb. 14 – May 10, 2015) delves into the world of one of the most beloved and recognizable figures in literature and popular ...
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Blaze of Glory (Cool Thursdays Concert Series)

2015-05-14

Music & Comedy 201505
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Thursday, May 14, 2015 Cool Thursdays presents new and exciting national cover bands, some of the Metroplex’s best food trucks, and weekly costume contests and prizes.  Come listen to The Bon Jovi Tribut Band.
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New Kids on the Block (Concert)

2015-05-14

Music & Comedy 201505
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Thursday, May 14, 2015 New Kids on the Block (also initialized as NKOTB) is an American boy band from Boston, Massachusetts, assembled in 1984 by producer Maurice Starr. The band consists of brothers Jordan and Jonathan Knight, Joey McIntyre, Donnie Wahlberg, and Danny Wood. New Kids ...
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Port-A-Cool® Texas World Dirt Track Championship

2015-05-16

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Friday, May 15, 2015 - Saturday, May 16, 2015 Don't miss the 2015 racing season with the Port-A-Cool® Texas World Dirt Track Championship at Texas Motor Speedway's Dirt Track – for a weekend of great racing action at family-affordable ...
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Gala 2015 - ONE

2015-05-16

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Saturday, May 16, 2015 Held each spring, its an evening of enticing cuisine, live music, and fabulous live and silent auctions raising funds for FFS’ programs and services.  The rhythm is going to get you! ...
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Trinity River Wind Festival

2015-05-16

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Saturday, May 16, 2015 The Trinity River Wind Festival is the most unique festival in the Southwest.  It celebrates the beauty and spirit of wind and the wide open spaces in Dallas along the ...
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Fork & Cork Culinary Festival

2015-05-16

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Friday, May 15, 2015 - Saturday, May 16, 2015  Fork & Cork is a two-day, casual yet sophisticated event for people who enjoy food as entertainment. It will spotlight the culinary diversity found among Addison’s chef-driven establishments and introduce
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Kenny Chesney & Jason Aldean (Concert)

2015-05-16

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Saturday, May 16, 2015 The Big Revival Tour will play a mix of arenas, amphitheaters and stadiums, featuring some of the hottest acts in country – Brantley Gilbert, Old Dominion, Jake Owen, Chase Rice and Cole Swindell – in support positions, plus joint stadium ...
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Wealth Accumulation Workshop

2015-05-16

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Saturday, May 16, 2015 Learn key strategies to making your money work for you. Great educational information for those with 401k, IRA, Savings, CD's, Money Market Accounts, etc. “This event is not sponsored by the
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Wildflower! Art & Music Festival

2015-05-17

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Friday, May 15, 2015 - Sunday, May 17, 2015 Wildflower! is an award-winning, multi-day eclectic arts and music festival featuring six performance stages, the Wild! Marketplace, the Taste of Texas Food Garden, the family friendly Kidz Korner, and a ...
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2015 Butterfly Festival

2015-05-17

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Tuesday, May 12, 2015 - Sunday, May 17, 2015  The Shops at Willow Bend will host the Greater Plano Kiwanis 14th Annual Butterfly Festival in Grand Court May 12 – 17, 2015.  Visitors can walk through a conservatory filled with flowering plants ...
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Dallas Music District Festival (DMD)

2015-05-17

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Saturday, May 16, 2015 - Sunday, May 17, 2015 The Dallas Music District Festival makes its debut on May 16th and 17th, 2015, to celebrate the city’s vibrant music, art and culture scene. DMD Fest features a wide variety ...
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RUSH: R40 LIVE TOUR

2015-05-18

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Monday, May 18, 2015 Over the course of their amazing career, Rush has lived a lifetime together, providing an influential soundtrack to many of their fans’ lives. Some have been with them since the ...
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Fast Lane (Cool Thursdays Concert Series)

2015-05-21

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Thursday, May 21, 2015 Cool Thursdays return presenting new and exciting national cover bands, some of the Metroplex’s best food trucks, and weekly costume contests and prizes.  This week's band is Fast Lane, A Eagle's  Tribute
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Max Baca & Los TexManiacs - Texas Tunes Series

2015-05-23

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Saturday, May 23, 2015 The Texas Tunes series features performers from music halls and festivals throughout the state who present great music in a variety of genres, but all with that unique Texas flair ...
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Plano Civic Chorus Presents: Songs of Love, Lamentations & Life

2015-05-24

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Saturday, May 23, 2015 - Sunday, May 24, 2015   The American Spirit—bold, optimistic, noble, undaunted, idealistic, kind, generous, compassionate, unique, inventive, virtuous, enthusiastic! No one word could ever fully embody that spirit that fills every American with pride. The ...
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"A Salute to America" Picnic & Free Concert

2015-05-24

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Sunday, May 24, 2015  St. Andrew United Methodist Church invites the community to "A Salute to America", a free concert and family picnic.  Attendees are invited to bring a picnic supper, St Andrew's will ...
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Sunset at Memorial Park

2015-05-25

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Monday, May 25, 2015  A parade of 42 patriot motorcyclists will arrive to be given American flags from the Plano Sunrise and Plano West Rotary Clubs and led down the center aisle by veteran ...
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The Texas Pool Memorial Day Celebration

2015-05-25

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Monday, May 25, 2015  Open to the public. Everyone swims for FREE!  At the Memorial Day celebration at The Texas Pool in Plano. Celebrate freedom with us and recognize America's service men and women with ...
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Scarborough Renaissance Festival

2015-05-25

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Saturday, April 4, 2015 - Monday, May 25, 2015 Scarborough Renaissance Festival® is great family fun, 16th Century Style set in the days of King Henry VIII! Enjoy full combat armored jousts, Birds of Prey exhibitions, Renaissance entertainment on
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Patio Sessions presented at the AT & T Performing Arts Center

2015-05-28

Music & Comedy 201504
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Thursday, April 2, 2015 - Thursday, May 28, 2015 NO WRISTBANDS. NO COVER CHARGE. JUST GOOD MUSIC. The Patio Sessions lineup is out! Join us every Thursday in April and May in the green and serene Sammons Park to hear ...
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All Funk Radio Show (Cool Thursdays Concert Series)

2015-05-28

Music & Comedy 201505
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Thursday, May 28, 2015 Cool Thursdays presents new and exciting national cover bands, some of the Metroplex’s best food trucks, and weekly costume contests and prizes.     Spread the word, grab some friends and meet us
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Neil Diamond World Tour 2015

2015-05-28

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Train: Picasso at the Wheel Summer Tour 2015

2015-05-29

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Friday, May 29, 2015 Train: Picasso at the Wheel Summer Tour 2015 with Special Guests The Fray and Matt Nathanson The current, seven-strong lineup: Pat Monahan, Jimmy Stafford, Jerry Becker, Hector Maldonado, Drew Shoals, and backing ...
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Jimmy Buffett & the Coral Reefer Band

2015-05-30

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Saturday, May 30, 2015 Buffett’s Workin’ n’ Playin’ Tour The annual parking lot party in Frisco, which is considered to be one of the best tailgates among roadtripping Parrotheads, will be May 30., 7:00 PM
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ONE DAY UNIVERSITY: 8 Professors

2015-05-30

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Saturday, May 30, 2015 One Day University and The Dallas Morning News have partnered to bring you a fascinating day of learning. Below is a tentative schedule for this event. Starting times for each class may change. You can choose ...
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Dallas Comic Con Fan days

2015-05-31

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Saturday, May 30, 2015 - Sunday, May 31, 2015 Dallas Comic Con Fan Days combines comics, sci-fi, horror, anime and gamiing into one pop culturew convention.  Youcan meet stars form film and TV, shop, take in Q & A
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Fan Expo DallaS

2015-05-31

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Friday, May 29, 2015 - Sunday, May 31, 2015 FAN EXPO Dallas™ is the largest comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming event in Texas, quickly growing into one of the largest events in North America. It is packed with
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Hope's Door Golf Classic

2015-06-01

Festival, Fairs & Special Events Sports & Recreation 201506
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Monday, June 1, 2015 Please register & come to the Hope's Door Golf Classic.  It will be a Scramble format with a Shotgun start.  Awards & prizes for the Hole-in-one, longest drive & closest
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Plano Courtyard Texas Music Series

2015-06-04

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Bruce in the USA (Cool Thursdays Concert Series)

2015-06-04

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Thursday, June 4, 2015 Cool Thursdays return presenting new and exciting national cover bands, some of the Metroplex’s best food trucks, and weekly costume contests and prizes.  Come experience the music of The Bruce Springsteen &
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Winstar World Casino 400

2015-06-05

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Friday, June 5, 2015 Friday night, under the lights, the Winstar World Casino and Resort 400 brings out the best in the young guns, as they beat and bang for a shot at the
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Monthly Muscle Car Show

2015-06-06

Festival, Fairs & Special Events Family Friendly 201506
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Saturday, June 6, 2015 Monthly Muscle Car Show Classes: (20) 2010's Class 2000's ...
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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-06-06

Music & Comedy 201506
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Saturday, June 6, 2015 Tubing is back and we're cranking things up a notch! There's no better way to beat the Texas heat than jumping in the Trinity River and floating up to the ...
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Hike Across the Prairie

2015-06-06

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Saturday, June 6, 2015 This year’s event will feature a 2.3 mile hike through historic downtown Plano, Plano’s Old City Cemetery, parts of Plano’s historic Douglass Community and much more. Hike highlights will include: • Interurban ...
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Firestone 600

2015-06-06

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Saturday, June 6, 2015 The Firestone 600 is the Verizon IndyCar Series' premiere night race. Come see the drivers go wheel-to-wheel on the mile and a half banks at Texas Motor Speedway!
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Disney In Concert

2015-06-07

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Sunday, June 7, 2015 For Disney animation lovers and musical theatre fans, the recent concert for symphony orchestras entitled "Disney in Concert – Magical Music from the Movies" was the perfect combination of rousing ...
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A-KON

2015-06-07

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Friday, June 5, 2015 - Sunday, June 7, 2015 A-Kon 26 primaty focus is Japanese shows & culture, A-Kon26 also sports guests and events related to tabletop and video games as well as a bit of music.
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North Texas RPG Con

2015-06-07

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Thursday, June 4, 2015 - Sunday, June 7, 2015 The NTRPG Con focuses on old-school Dungeons & Dragons gaming (OD&D, 1E, 2E, or Basic/Expert) as well as any pre-1999 type of RPG produced by the classic gaming companies of the ...
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The Landsharks Band - Cool Thursdays Concert Series

2015-06-11

Music & Comedy Family Friendly 201506
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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-06-11

Music & Comedy 201506
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Thursday, June 11, 2015 Tubing is back and we're cranking things up a notch! There's no better way to beat the Texas heat than jumping in the Trinity River and floating up to the ...
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City of Murphy Summer Music Concert

2015-06-12

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Friday, June 12, 2015 The Murphy Summer Concerts  kick off at 7 p.m. and continue until 10 p.m., with the bands playing continuously for the final two hours.  The events begin with free activities, ...
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Dragon Boat Festival

2015-06-13

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Saturday, June 13, 2015 For the first time, Dragon Boating is coming to Grand Prairie, TX The inaugural dragon boat festival to be held at Loyd Park on Joe Pool Lake will take place ...
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Jack's Throwback Festival (5th Annual)

2015-06-13

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Saturday, June 13, 2015 The show will be a virtual live mix tape of music from the past four decades, with tributes ranging from Mötley Crüe to ZZ  Top to The Beatles to KISS. ...
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Colin Gilmore and Nicolette Good - Texas Tune Series

2015-06-13

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Saturday, June 13, 2015 The Texas Tunes series features performers from music halls and festivals throughout the state who present great music in a variety of genres, but all with that unique Texas flair ...
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Race for the Cure 2015

2015-06-13

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Saturday, June 13, 2015 The Susan G. Komen® Promise: To save lives and end breast cancer forever by empowering people, ensuring quality care for all and energizing science to find the cures. We Race Because… One in eight women in ...
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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-06-18

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Thursday, June 18, 2015 Tubing is back and we're cranking things up a notch! There's no better way to beat the Texas heat than jumping in the Trinity River and floating up to the ...
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Darius Rucker: Southern Style Tour 2015

2015-06-19

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Friday, June 19, 2015 Darius Rucker’s major achievements in country music include: Darius was inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in 2012 and became the first African-American to win the CMA’s ...
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Spartan Race

2015-06-20

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Saturday, June 20, 2015 Home to 'America’s football team', this stadium seats over 80,000 fans! The stadium will play host to thousands of Spartans in this venue ideal for fans of Spartan and football alike.  Blue. ...
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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-06-25

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Thursday, June 25, 2015 Tubing is back and we're cranking things up a notch! There's no better way to beat the Texas heat than jumping in the Trinity River and floating up to the ...
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Bureau of Engraving & Printing (BEP)

2015-06-26

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Tuesday, June 23, 2015 - Friday, June 26, 2015 Please come & participate in the Burea of Engraving & Printing's 2014 Spring Break Craftsmanship Demonstrations.  The Fort Worth BEP produces over half of the nation's paper currency!  Come see billions ...
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Legacy Live Music Series

2015-06-27

Shopping Events 201504
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Thursday, April 2, 2015 - Saturday, June 27, 2015 Grab a seat on one of our patios or shop exclusive retail while you enjoy live music from strolling musicians at The Shops at Legacy!  April - June Thursdays & Fridays |
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Texicon

2015-06-28

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Thursday, June 25, 2015 - Sunday, June 28, 2015 Role-playing games, board games and miniatures are the focus of Texicon, which will also feature seminars about the industry and tournaments for a couple of games.
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Plano Courtyard Texas Music Series

2015-07-02

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Thursday, July 2, 2015 Deryl Dodd is an American Texas country music artist. Originally a regular on the Texas club circuit, he moved to Nashville, TN, soon finding work as a background vocalist and songwriter. Dodd has since released five ...
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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-07-02

Music & Comedy 201507
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Thursday, July 2, 2015 Tubing is back and we're cranking things up a notch! There's no better way to beat the Texas heat than jumping in the Trinity River and floating up to the ...
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Star Spangled Spectacular (Plano Concert in the Park Series - Plano Community Band)

2015-07-03

Music & Comedy 201507
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Friday, July 3, 2015 The Plano Community Band is a volunteer organization made up of approximately 70 musicians from all walks of life who share a passion for music.  The band is best known ...
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Family 4th Celebration

2015-07-04

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Saturday, July 4, 2015 Sparks will fly at the City of Richardson’s annual “Family 4th Celebration” on July 4, 2014 at Breckinridge Park. This traditional, patriotic salute is free and open to the entire ...
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Patriotic Pops - Plano Symphony Orchestra

2015-07-04

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Saturday, July 4, 2015 The Plano Symphony Orchestra, led by Maestro Hector Guzman, will present an entertaining and inspiring tribute to America at the Eisemann Center at 3:00 PM on July 4th. Patriotic selections ...
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All-American Fourth

2015-07-04

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Saturday, July 4, 2015 Bring your blankets, lawn chairs and the whole family to help celebrate Independence Day 2014 at Plano's All-American Fourth! Spectacular fireworks can be seen as the show is choreographed to
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Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration

2015-07-04

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Saturday, July 4, 2015 The 17th annual Lone Stars & Stripes Fireworks Celebration, hosted by Lone Star Park & the City of Grand Prairie, will feature a night of spectacular prizes, music & fireworks ...
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4thFest

2015-07-04

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Saturday, July 4, 2015  Join the City of Bedford this July 4 as we celebrate our annual 4thFEST. This 4thFEST will feature free live musical entertainment, a variety of themed family friendly activities, a ...
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Red White BOOM

2015-07-04

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Saturday, July 4, 2015 Celebrate Independence Day in McKinney Activities for the entire family. A full day of free hometown fun!  Historic Downtown McKinney  Hometown Parade - 10 a.m.         Car Show - ...
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40th Annual 4th of July Celebration

2015-07-04

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Saturday, July 4, 2015 The 4th of July event kicks off with a Hometown Parade at 10:00a, Arts/Crafts/Food vendors frame the courthouse lawn, Old Fashioned games for the whole family, Ranch Rodeo at Reunion ...
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Red, White & Lewisville

2015-07-04

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Saturday, July 4, 2015  The city’s annual fireworks show, Red, White & Lewisville, will use the same launch site as in the past few years.  Best viewing areas is around Vista Ridge Mall.  The
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Hurst Stars & Stripes

2015-07-04

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Saturday, July 4, 2015 The City of Hurst is proud to present its Annual Stars & Stripes event on July 4 No pets allowed. See you there!
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Patriotic Dallas Wind Symphony hosted by the Dallas Arboretum

2015-07-04

Music & Comedy Family Friendly 201507
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Annual Fireworks Extravaganza Over Lake Grapevine

2015-07-04

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Saturday, July 4, 2015 Find a spot and stake your claim near Lake Grapevine.  Be prepared to be astonished by the fireworks spectacular, which can be viewed from any lakeside location as well as
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Lions Independence Day Parade

2015-07-04

Holiday Events Volunteer Opportunity Family Friendly 201507
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Saturday, July 4, 2015 The Plano Early Lions Club is presenting the 36th annual Lions Independence Day Parade. The parade starts at 9:00 AM on July 4th from Plano ISD Admin Building at 2700 ...
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Monthly Muscle Car Show

2015-07-04

Festival, Fairs & Special Events Family Friendly 201507
201507

Saturday, July 4, 2015  Monthly Muscle Car Show Classes: (20) 2010's Class 2000's Class 90's Class 80's Class 70's ...
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Liberty by the Lake

2015-07-04

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Saturday, July 4, 2015  Join us in The Colony for an entire day of family fun as we celebrate the birth of America's freedom!  There is something for everyone, with several new activities this ...
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Frisco Freedom Fest

2015-07-04

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Saturday, July 4, 2015  The City’s July 4th Celebration rivals any in North Texas! Don’t miss Frisco Freedom Fest’s Taste of Frisco, children’s games, and local performers starting at 4:00pm. Later that evening FC
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Fair Park 4th presented by Metro PCS

2015-07-04

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Saturday, July 4, 2015 Celebrate Independence Day with festivities for all ages and beautiful fireworks from inside Dallas' historic Fair Park. This family fun event will feature patriotic performances, reduced admission to Fair Park’s museums
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Lake Cities 4th of July Celebration Lake Dallas

2015-07-04

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Saturday, July 4, 2015 A hometown parade kicks-off the annual Lake Cities 4th of July celebration uniting Lake Dallas with its lakeside sister cities of Corinth, Hickory Creek and Shady Shores. Enjoy a day ...
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Star-Spangled Spectacular

2015-07-04

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Saturday, July 4, 2015 Firewheel Town Center in conjunction with the City of Garland, will celebrate our nation’s independence with a full day of family fun in the sun on the Fourth of July.
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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-07-09

Music & Comedy 201507
201507

Thursday, July 9, 2015 Tubing is back and we're cranking things up a notch! There's no better way to beat the Texas heat than jumping in the Trinity River and floating up to the ...
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The Smashing Pumpkins & Marilyn Manson: The End Times Tour

2015-07-15

Music & Comedy 201507
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Wednesday, July 15, 2015 The Smashing Pumpkins’ career-defining work: 1995’s Mellon Collie & The Infinite Sadness, one of the few alternative rock albums to be diamond-certified. Most recent ...
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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-07-16

Music & Comedy 201507
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Thursday, July 16, 2015 Tubing is back and we're cranking things up a notch! There's no better way to beat the Texas heat than jumping in the Trinity River and floating up to the ...
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Plano Courtyard Concert Series

2015-07-17

Music & Comedy 201507
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Friday, July 17, 2015 Do something different this Friday! Have dinner downtown and take in a concert at the Courtyard Theater featuring one of the best folk-pop bands in the country, Air Review.  Air Review ...
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Mom's Rock 2015

2015-07-18

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Saturday, July 18, 2015 All about WOMEN!  This event includes a fashion show & and Expo hosting many vendors focused on women & thier needs.  You don't want to miss this! 
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Steely Dan & Elvis Costello & The Imposters (Concert)

2015-07-19

Music & Comedy 201507
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Sunday, July 19, 2015 3: the number of Rock and Roll Hall of Famers in the lineup—Donald Fagen, Walter Becker, and Elvis Costello The Steely Dan sound: ...
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SGC Convention

2015-07-19

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Friday, July 17, 2015 - Sunday, July 19, 2015 SGC is a gaming convention like no other! It's a three day party where gamers from around the world can come together and share their passion for video games. We're ...
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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-07-23

Music & Comedy 201507
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Thursday, July 23, 2015 Tubing is back and we're cranking things up a notch! There's no better way to beat the Texas heat than jumping in the Trinity River and floating up to the ...
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Chiago & Earth Wind & Fire Concert: Heart & Soul Tour

2015-07-24

Music & Comedy 201507
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Friday, July 24, 2015 Records sold by Chicago: more than 100 million, including 21 Top 10 singles, 5 consecutive Number-One albums, and 25 certified-platinum albums. Records sold by Earth, Wind & Fire: more than 90 ...
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Boys Of Zummer Tour With Fall Out Boy And Wiz Khalifa

2015-07-25

Music & Comedy 201507
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Saturday, July 25, 2015 Fall Out Boy When the music went silent: 2009, after the band’s touring-related stress and disillusionment with the music industry reached a breaking point How it came back: an all-day summit between ...
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QuakeCon 2015

2015-07-26

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Thursday, July 23, 2015 - Sunday, July 26, 2015 In its 20th year, QuakeCon is a non-stop celebration of games and the people who play them, where thousands of gamers join together to play on a world-class network, culminating ...
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Dallas Gaming Expo

2015-07-26

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Friday, July 24, 2015 - Sunday, July 26, 2015 Welcome to the Dallas Gaming Expo website! Get ready for an amazing event! The D.G.E. will feature big screen video game tournaments, classic and retro console games, arcade games, board/table/card ...
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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-07-30

Music & Comedy 201507
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Thursday, July 30, 2015 Tubing is back and we're cranking things up a notch! There's no better way to beat the Texas heat than jumping in the Trinity River and floating up to the ...
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Plano Monthly Muscle Car Show

2015-08-01

Festival, Fairs & Special Events Family Friendly 201508
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Saturday, August 1, 2015 Monthly Muscle Car Show Classes: (20) 2010's Class 2000's Class 90's Class 80's Class 70's ...
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Let's Play Gaming Expo

2015-08-02

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Saturday, August 1, 2015 - Sunday, August 2, 2015 Inspired by the YouTube “Let’s Play” videos, the Let’s Play Gaming Expo celebrates everything that is gaming. We will feature 80+ tables of vendors, 75+ Arcade cabinets, a Smash bros
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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-08-06

Music & Comedy 201508
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Thursday, August 6, 2015 Tubing is back and we're cranking things up a notch! There's no better way to beat the Texas heat than jumping in the Trinity River and floating up to the ...
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Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey: Legends

2015-08-06

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Thursday, July 30, 2015 - Thursday, August 6, 2015
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Plano Country Courtyard Music Series

2015-08-07

Music & Comedy 201508
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Friday, August 7, 2015 Texas to the upcoming release of their latest EP, “Chasing Down the Wind,” Green River Ordinance has evolved steadily.  Walking the lines of country, rock, pop, and folk, Green River ...
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Friends of Plano Library Book Sale

2015-08-09

Shopping Events Family Friendly 201508
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Friday, August 7, 2015 - Sunday, August 9, 2015 Book bargains galore!  The Friends Sale is one of the largest book sales in the region and features more than 100,000 gently-used books, DVDs and CDs priced at $2 or ...
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Quilt Plano 2015

2015-08-15

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions 201508
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Thursday, August 13, 2015 - Saturday, August 15, 2015 A display of approximately 300 quilts with awards given in multiple categories.  Also available are over 40 vendors and a mini quilt auction. Admission:  $7 at the door.  Website lists shops that have
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MOTOWN: The Musical

2015-08-16

Theater & Performing Arts 201507
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Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - Sunday, August 16, 2015 Motown: The Musical is a Broadway jukebox musical. With a book by Berry Gordy, based on his 1994 autobiography To Be Loved: The Music, the Magic, the Memories of Motown, the musical is based on the ...
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Def Leppard & Styx (Concert)

2015-08-21

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Friday, August 21, 2015 Additional artist:  Tesla
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OFFSET KINGS 2015

2015-08-22

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Saturday, August 22, 2015 Come join us for the second annual Offset Kings showcase in Fort Worth, Texas and watch professional drifters battle head to head in the Formula DRIFT series!  Staging: Roll in begins at 00:00PM, so ...
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Plano Courtyard Texas Music Series

2015-09-03

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China Groove (Cool Thursdays Concert Series)

2015-09-03

Music & Comedy Family Friendly 201509
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Thursday, September 3, 2015 China Grove is a fantastic Doobie Brothers tribute band from the Tampa Bay area, who’s repertoire spans the many decades and styles of the legendary California group. From the rockin sounds ...
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Monthly Muscle Car Show

2015-09-05

Festival, Fairs & Special Events Family Friendly 201509
201509

Saturday, September 5, 2015  Monthly Muscle Car Show Classes: (20) 2010's Class 2000's Class 90's Class 80's Class 70's ...
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AnimeFest

2015-09-07

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Friday, September 4, 2015 - Monday, September 7, 2015 AnimeFest is a non-profit 501c(3) organization for fans of anime. Our mission is to educate the public about Japanese anime, comics, music and related pop culture. Our primary activity is ...
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Honoring & Remembering 9-11

2015-09-10

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Thursday, September 10, 2015 The events of 9/11 remind us to honor the people who are no longer with us because a group of Islamist terrorists took them from us far too soon. This ...
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Red Bull Air Race World Championship

2015-09-27

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Saturday, September 26, 2015 - Sunday, September 27, 2015 The Red Bull Air Race World Championship will be back in the skies with an eight-race series in 2015. The world’s best pilots will battle in the air, navigating 82 ...
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Retropalooza

2015-09-27

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Saturday, September 26, 2015 - Sunday, September 27, 2015 If old scjhool gamoing is your thing, Retropalooza is where you want to go.  It's family-friendly celebration of retro games and vintage toys.
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Plano Texas and Beyond! (Art Exhibit)

2015-09-30

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
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Wednesday, July 1, 2015 - Wednesday, September 30, 2015 Artful images featuring Plano, Texas and places as far away as Zimbabwe, Venice & Portugal to name a few.  Featuring Artist/Photographer, Janelle Twyford-Silvis.
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ArtAbout Saturdays - Lakeside Market Plano

2015-10-03

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201504
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Saturday, April 4, 2015 - Saturday, October 3, 2015 Lakeside Market is the premier luxury lifestyle center in Plano. We offer the ultimate, open-air, upscale shopping experience amidst scenic plazas and tree-lined boulevards. Discover one-of-a-kind treasures, unique gifts, signature
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Chrysalis Gala

2015-10-17

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Saturday, October 17, 2015 Fundraising for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County 
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The 1989 World Tour - Taylor Swift with Vance Joy and Shawn Mendes

2015-10-17

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Saturday, October 17, 2015 Swift is known for narrative songs about her personal experiences. As a songwriter, she has been honored by the Nashville Songwriters Association and the Songwriters Hall of Fame. Swift's other achievements include seven Grammy Awards, ...
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Holiday Trail of Lights at the Heard Museum

2015-12-20

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Sunday, December 13, 2015 - Sunday, December 20, 2015 Hundreds of families will bundle up and experience the 6th annual Holiday Trail of Lights, the most unique holiday lighting display in North Texas. Guests will see thousands of lights—many ...
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