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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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Divine Consign Children’s and Maternity Consignment Sale

2015-03-03

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Sunday, March 1, 2015 - Tuesday, March 3, 2015 This is DFW’s favorite twice-yearly children’s and maternity consignment sale. The event specializes in providing shoppers the highest quality and gently worn children’s and maternity clothing, toys, books, games, DVDs,
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JOHN MAEDA (UTD Distinguished Lecture Series)

2015-03-04

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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 John Maeda is a world-renowned artist, graphic designer, computer scientist and educator, whose career reflects his philosophy of humanizing technology. For more than a decade, he has worked to integrate ...
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FLEETWOOD MAC - On With The Show Tour (Concert)

2015-03-04

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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 The current Fleetwood Mac lineup includes Mick Fleetwood and John McVie – both original members since 1967, Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks who joined the band in 1975.  Fleetwood Mac ...
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Museum After Dark: Football and Integration

2015-03-04

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Wednesday, March 4, 2015 The year 1964 was momentous for civil rights as Congress passed the Twenty-fourth Amendment and Texas's own Lyndon B. Johnson unveiled his plan for the Great Society. That same year, the ...
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Fleetwoood Mac Concert

2015-03-04

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Hal Ketchum: Plano Courtyard Texas Music Series

2015-03-05

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Thursday, March 5, 2015 Hal Michael Ketchum (born April 9, 1953) is an American country music artist. He has released 11 studio albums since 1986, including nine for the Curb and Asylum-Curb labels. Ketchum's 1991 album Past the Point of Rescue is ...
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EMPTY BOWLS (Benefitting North TX Food Bank)

2015-03-06

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Friday, March 6, 2015 Welcome to the 16th Annual Empty Bowls! Guests will enjoy lunch at the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, during the 16th annual Empty Bowls, presented by Kroger. This fundraising event benefits the ...
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31st Annual Texas Home & Garden Show – Dallas

2015-03-06

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Tuesday, March 3, 2015 - Friday, March 6, 2015 The Perfect Place to find BIG savings! Talk with area's finest home improvement experts and receive show-only discounts and fantastic opportunities for everything home & garden.When you attend the Texas ...
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Nastia Luikin Cup (Gymnastics)

2015-03-06

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Friday, March 6, 2015 The sixth-annual Nastia Liukin Cup will feature gymnasts who have qualified through the 25-part Nastia Liukin Cup Series held throughout January and February. Named after five-time Olympic medalist Nastia Liukin, ...
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The Dallas Woods and Waters Club 35th Annual Benefit & Auction

2015-03-07

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Saturday, March 7, 2015 Part of the DWWC's annual operating funds are raised by the Annual Benefit and Auction. This event involves a festive dinner with a raffle with various items and auctions of ...
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Monthly Muscle Car Show

2015-03-07

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Saturday, March 7, 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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"Duet Together" - National Accordion Association Convention

2015-03-07

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Thursday, March 5, 2015 - Saturday, March 7, 2015 Accordionists will converge on Plano, Texas, for the 28th annual National Accordion Association Convention on March 5-7 at Southfork Hotel. The three-day event opens March 5 with daytime workshops and ...
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Kevin James LIVE!

2015-03-07

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Saturday, March 7, 2015 Ballyhooed actor and comedian Kevin James takes a sabbatical from his big-screen antics to return to his roots for Kevin James Live. Having paid his dues in the nightclub trenches ...
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Red Cross B*A*S*H (Fort Worth)

2015-03-07

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Saturday, March 7, 2015 Join us for our second annual Red Cross Month celebration in Fort Worth, the Red Cross B*A*S*H! Wear your best camouflage, army green or Red Cross vintage t-shirt and enjoy ...
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John Mellencamp Concert

2015-03-07

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El Corazon Art Exhibit (21st Annual)

2015-03-07

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Friday, February 6, 2015 - Saturday, March 7, 2015 This year’s “El Corazón,” as always, features both long-established artists, as well as relative newbies.  The artists from this show have created works of art inspired by the heart (El ...
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AT&T American Cup (Gymnastics)

2015-03-07

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Saturday, March 7, 2015 Since its debut at Madison Square Garden in 1976, the American Cup has showcased the world’s top gymnasts every year. On March 7, the international event will make its first-ever appearance in ...
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Plano Bridal Show

2015-03-08

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Sunday, March 8, 2015 If you are getting married, the value of attending a bridal show is to visit with lots of wedding professionals face to face in one location, as a one-stop shopping ...
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Texas Home & Garden Show

2015-03-08

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Friday, March 6, 2015 - Sunday, March 8, 2015 When you attend the Texas Home and Garden Show Series you will find thousands of money-saving ideas that will add value to your home plus make it feel new and ...
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Rumors by Neil Simon

2015-03-08

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Saturday, February 28, 2015 - Sunday, March 8, 2015 Four upper-class couples find themselves at the home of the deputy mayor of New York City. Instead of a tenth anniversary party for him and his wife, they arrive to ...
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Health and Wellness Class

2015-03-10

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Tuesday, February 10, 2015 - Tuesday, March 10, 2015 This is a free class to learn the newest and most innovative ways on how to be the healthiest version of you!  We are all about saving lives and teaching ...
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Bush (Concert)

2015-03-11

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Wednesday, March 11, 2015 Bush became a staple of CD collections everywhere  when they released their sextuple-platinum 1994 debut, Sixteen Stone.  Sixteen Stone contained one hit single after another.  Those singles: “Everything’s Zen,” “Comedown,” “Machinehead,” “Little ...
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Bureau of Engraving & Printing (BEP)

2015-03-13

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Tuesday, March 10, 2015 - Friday, March 13, 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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Hip Hop Cowboy Annual Spring Rodeo

2015-03-14

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Saturday, March 14, 2015 Hip Hop Cowboy Spring Rodeo is geared toward building a bridge between the Hip Hop industry & the everyday life of a traditional cowboy.  Live DJ (DJ Dallas) will be
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Parastoo (NowRuz Festival)

2015-03-14

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Saturday, March 14, 2015 Sunday, March 16th Parastoo (NowRuz Festival) A large group of Dallas-Fort Worth Iranian Americans have been actively involved in the preparation of the 16th Annual NowRuz Festival.  Hundreds of children and ...
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Saint Patrick’s Slay (Dark Hours Haunted House)

2015-03-14

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Friday, March 13, 2015 - Saturday, March 14, 2015 The Irish hold the legend of Saint Patrick, whose story is a common one, and the witches know it well. They waited until the veil between the world of humans ...
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Willis Alan Ramsey, Texas Tunes Series

2015-03-14

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Saturday, March 14, 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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Other People's Money (Rover Dramawerks Theatre)

2015-03-14

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Thursday, February 19, 2015 - Saturday, March 14, 2015 Wall Street takeover artist Lawrence Garfinkle's computer is going tilt over the undervalued stock of New England Wire & Cable. If the stockholders back his takeover, they will make a ...
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Texas Storytelling Festival

2015-03-15

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Thursday, March 12, 2015 - Sunday, March 15, 2015 People of all ages come to enjoy storytelling at the largest event of its kind in the Southwest. Storytellers from across the nation come to share their tales of ghost ...
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Walker Stalker Con 2015

2015-03-15

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Saturday, March 14, 2015 - Sunday, March 15, 2015 Walker Stalker Con 2015 What it is: a weekend of pure bliss for devotees of The Walking Dead and all things zombie-related Who came up with it: James ...
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Soul On Fire Tour - Third Day Concert

2015-03-15

Music & Comedy 201503
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Sunday, March 15, 2015 Multi-platinum-selling rock band Third Day has played to millions of fans in numerous sold-out arenas around the world. It's garnered 25 No. 1 singles across multiple formats - not to ...
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Putting Texans Back To Work (Cumulus Job Fair)

2015-03-18

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Wednesday, March 18, 2015 No other job Fair in North Texas uses the power of five highly popular major radio stations, with well known, recognizable personalities, to maximize awareness, attendance and results.  Loyal listeners ...
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Nocturnal Lands 5K (Run)

2015-03-21

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Saturday, March 21, 2015 The world's first running music festival dazzles revelers with interactive light shows and multiple on-course DJ stages. Nocturnal Lands 5K A night spent dancing to a DJ at the club burns calories ...
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Dallas WIPEOUT RUN 2015

2015-03-21

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Saturday, March 21, 2015 Crash, smash, and splash your way through a 5k course with 12 larger-than-life obstacles inspired by the hit TV show Wipeout! Take on the infamous Big Balls, Sweeper, Wrecking Balls, ...
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Savor Dallas

2015-03-22

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Thursday, March 19, 2015 - Sunday, March 22, 2015 Savor Dallas features over 400 premium wines, spirits and imported beers, and is one of the largest food events in Texas. Savor the flavor of wine, food, beer, spirits, and ...
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The Plano New Home & Remodeling Show

2015-03-22

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Saturday, March 21, 2015 - Sunday, March 22, 2015 Before tackling your next home building, remodeling, or decorating project visit this exciting show, partnering with the Dallas Builders Association, at the Plano Centre.  Industry professionals will be your source ...
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Frisco Family Symphony Sunday Series (Plano Symphony)

2015-03-22

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Sunday, March 22, 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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STEVIE WONDER: Songs In The Key of Life Tour (Concert)

2015-03-22

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Sunday, March 22, 2015 Born blind on May 13, 1950, in Saginaw, Michigan, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Steve Wonder made his recording debut at age 12. He recorded his first hit single in 1963. ...
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365 Women A Year Festival (Theatre)

2015-03-22

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Thursday, March 19, 2015 - Sunday, March 22, 2015 This international playwriting coalition, founded by Jesslynn Eisenberg Chamblee, involves over 200 women (and men) across the world who have signed on to write one or more one-acts about extraordinary ...
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And Then There Were None

2015-03-22

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Friday, March 6, 2015 - Sunday, March 22, 2015 Theatre Britain presents And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie. Ten strangers are trapped on an island. One by one they are murdered. Whodunit? No online booking fees with tickets
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SMTA Dallas Expo & Tech Forum

2015-03-24

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Tuesday, March 24, 2015 Plan now to join us for free technical sessions, free lunch and the chance to network with leading suppliers to our industry.  Topics include:  Lean Six Sigma White Belt Training,
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Chips on 15 Texas Hold' Em Tournament

2015-03-27

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Friday, March 27, 2015 Go "all in" to support downtown Plano at the Historic Downtown Plano Association's 2nd Annual Chips on 15 Texas Hold'Em Tournament! This fundraiser event will allow you to support the ...
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"Frozen" - Disney on Ice

2015-03-27

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Friday, March 27, 2015 Enter a fantastical winter wonderland beyond all imagination at Disney On Ice presents Frozen Presented by Stonyfield YoKids Organic Yogurt. The heartwarming Academy Award®-winning tale you love is now LIVE and skating ...
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Focal Pointe performed by Chamberlain Ballet

2015-03-28

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Saturday, March 28, 2015 Focal Pointe - One Night Only Featuring Wendy Whelan and Brian Brooks performing “Restless Creature” Meredith Strathmeyer and Colby Foss of Wonderbound performing “Bang Bang” 
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Natural HealthFest 2015

2015-03-28

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Saturday, March 28, 2015 Please come to our 5th Annual Natural HealthFest and learn how to improve your health, energy, memory and mood with safe natural methods. There will be 15 seminars & more than ...
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Plano Firefly Run

2015-03-28

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Saturday, March 28, 2015 Firefly Run is the coolest, most eye dazzling, and illuminating 5K night race. Runners and walkers of all speeds and experience are welcomed. Decorate yourself like a Christmas tree or ...
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BOWL For Kid's Sake

2015-03-28

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Saturday, March 28, 2015 Join us at Plano Super Bowl as we Bowl For Kids' Sake to support the life-changing works of Big Brothers Big Sisters!  Bowl For Kids' Sake is a fun and ...
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Four Funny Females (Stand Up Comedy)

2015-03-28

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Saturday, March 28, 2015 FFF comedy show is like spending 90 minutes laughing with 4 of your funniest girlfriends- if your girlfriends were stand-up comedians. The award winning cast consists of a "2014 Funniest ...
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Focal Pointe, A Mixed Repertoire Dance Production

2015-03-28

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Saturday, March 28, 2015 Chamberlain Performing Arts presents Focal Pointe, a mixed repertoire of dance, on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at the Eisemann Center in Richardson, Texas. The production will also feature an array of
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Shrine Circus (Frisco)

2015-03-29

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Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - Sunday, March 29, 2015 We proudly present to you, our version of the Great American Circus! We search over land and sea to bring you the best circus performers in the world today. The ...
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Fort Worth Food & Wine Festival

2015-03-29

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Thursday, March 26, 2015 - Sunday, March 29, 2015 Fort Worth is home to some of the greatest culinary artists and wine makers in the country. In true Texas spirit, the Fort Worth Food + Wine Festival will be host ...
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DFW Auto Show

2015-03-29

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Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - Sunday, March 29, 2015 650,00 square feet filled with cars, trucks, and SUVs could be a jam-packed parking lot—but if those vehicles are all shiny, new, and indoors, you've got the DFW Auto Show. ...
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Arts in the Square (Frisco)

2015-03-30

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Saturday, March 28, 2015 - Monday, March 30, 2015 In collaboration with the Frisco Independent School District, Frisco Square presents Arts in the Square with proceeds going to the Frisco Education Foundation and Frisco Family Services. Arts in the Square ...
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Plano ISD Education Foundation Alumni Golf Tournament

2015-03-30

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Monday, March 30, 2015  AIMING FOR EDUCATION, the Plano ISD Alumni Association Golf Tournament is Monday, March 30, 2015 at Gleneagles Country Club. In its second year, the event allows the community to network ...
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NICKELBACK: No Fixed Address Tour

2015-04-03

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Friday, April 3, 2015 Nickelback is a Canadian rock band formed in 1995 in Hanna, Alberta. The band is composed of guitarist and lead vocalist Chad Kroeger, guitarist, keyboardist and backing vocalist Ryan Peake, bassist Mike Kroeger, and drummer Daniel ...
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Monthly Muscle Car Show

2015-04-04

Museums, Galleries & Exhibitions 201504
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Saturday, April 4, 2015 Monthly Muscle Car Show Classes: (20) 2010's Class 2000's Class 90's Class 80's Class ...
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Victorian Eggstravaganza & Spring Festival

2015-04-04

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Saturday, April 4, 2015 The Heritage Farmstead Museum will be hosting an egg hunt for children 8 and younger. All of the proceeds will benefit the Heritage Farmstead Museum. Tickets are $6. You can ...
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Deep Ellum Arts Festival

2015-04-05

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Friday, April 3, 2015 - Sunday, April 5, 2015 Six blocks of Main Street in the Deep Ellum entertainment district will be transformed into one enormous street festival - featuring 200 top-notch decorative and visual artists, 100 original bands ...
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HUGH HERR (UTD Distinguished Lecture Series

2015-04-08

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Wednesday, April 8, 2015 Hugh Herr, an associate professor who heads the biomechatronics research group at the MIT Media Lab, is creating bionic limbs that emulate the function of natural limbs. In 2011, Time magazine called ...
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Cool Thursdays Concert Series hosted by the Dallas Arboretum

2015-04-09

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Thursday, April 9, 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.  
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Sci-Tech Discovery Center's Brainiac Bowl

2015-04-10

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Friday, April 10, 2015 On Friday, April 10, 2015, Sci-Tech will host its 7th annual Sci-Tech Discovery Center Brainiac Bowl fundraising event.  This year’s theme, MindStretching Magical Mystery Tour, will celebrate innovative thinking!  The ...
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26th Annual Trinkets to Treasures Resale

2015-04-11

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Saturday, April 11, 2015 The 26th Annual Trinkets to Treasures Resale by the Junior League of Collin County is a great opportunity to save money and help our neighbors in need. The largest resale
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Arts in Bloom

2015-04-11

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Saturday, April 11, 2015 Local and regional artists will come out to play in downtown McKinney on Saturday, April 13 for the annual Arts in Bloom festival. McKinney Main Street, the McKinney Performing Arts ...
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The MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival

2015-04-12

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Thursday, April 9, 2015 - Sunday, April 12, 2015 The MAIN ST. Fort Worth Arts Festival is a showcase of a juried art, savory food, live concerts, performance artists and fun!  Come see the showcase of nationally recognized fine ...
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Dallas Art Fair

2015-04-12

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Thursday, April 9, 2015 - Sunday, April 12, 2015 From Friday, April 10 through Sunday, April 12, 2015, prominent national and international art dealers and galleries will exhibit painting, sculpture, works on paper, photography, video, and installation by modern ...
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Interfaith Family Violence Symposium

2015-04-14

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015 The Collin County Council on Family Violence Interfaith Symposium vision is Empowering the Faith Community to be Informed, Prepared and Act The Collin County Council on Family Violence presents the 6th ...
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Frisco StrEATS Festival

2015-04-18

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Saturday, April 18, 2015 This gourmet food truck and music festival returns to Downtown Frisco for it's 3rd year in a row. Thanks to people like you the first two were a big hit. Mark your calendars for
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Tom Faulkner - Texas Tunes Series

2015-04-18

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Saturday, April 18, 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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Cool Thursdays Concert Series hosted by the Dallas Arboretum

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.        
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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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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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Cool Thursdays Concert Series hosted by the Dallas Arboretum

2015-05-14

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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.  
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New Kids on the Block (Concert)

2015-05-14

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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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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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13th Annual Butterfly Festival

2015-05-17

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Friday, May 15, 2015 - Sunday, May 17, 2015  The Greater Plano Kiwanis present the 13th annual Butterfly Festival at The Shops at Willow Bend. Visitors can walk in a conservatory filled with flowering plants and observe more than
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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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Cool Thursdays Concert Series hosted by the Dallas Arboretum

2015-05-21

Music & Comedy 201505
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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 ESCAPE, A Journey Tribute Band.   ESCAPE ...
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Max Baca & Los TexManiacs - Texas Tunes Series

2015-05-23

Music & Comedy 201505
201505

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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"A Salute to America" Picnic & Free Concert

2015-05-24

Music & Comedy 201505
201505

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

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201505
201505

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

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201505
201505

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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Cool Thursdays Concert Series hosted by the Dallas Arboretum

2015-05-28

Music & Comedy 201505
201505

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

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201505
201505

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

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201505
201505

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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Dallas Comic Con Fan days

2015-05-31

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201505
201505

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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Plano Courtyard Texas Music Series

2015-06-04

Music & Comedy 201506
201506

Monthly Muscle Car Show

2015-06-06

Festival, Fairs & Special Events Family Friendly 201506
201506

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
201506

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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The Landsharks Band - Cool Thursdays Concert Series

2015-06-11

Music & Comedy Family Friendly 201506
201506

2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-06-11

Music & Comedy 201506
201506

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

Music & Comedy 201506
201506

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

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201506
201506

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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Colin Gilmore and Nicolette Good - Texas Tune Series

2015-06-13

Music & Comedy 201506
201506

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

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201506
201506

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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Cool Thursdays Concert Series

2015-06-18

Music & Comedy Family Friendly 201506
201506

2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-06-18

Music & Comedy 201506
201506

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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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-06-25

Music & Comedy 201506
201506

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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Plano Courtyard Texas Music Series

2015-07-02

Music & Comedy 201507
201507

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
201507

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
201507

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

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
201507

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

Music & Comedy 201507
201507

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

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
201507

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

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
201507

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
201507

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
201507

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
201507

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
201507

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
201507

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
201507

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
201507

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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Willie Nelson's 4th of July Picnic

2015-07-04

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
201507

Saturday, July 4, 2015 Long before Lollapalooza and Coachella Music Festival, there was Willie’s Picnic - an outdoor music festival that began in a small Texas town that would continue for decades. The event ...
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Liberty by the Lake

2015-07-04

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
201507

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
201507

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
201507

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
201507

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
201507

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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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-07-16

Music & Comedy 201507
201507

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
201507

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

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201507
201507

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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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-07-23

Music & Comedy 201507
201507

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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Boys Of Zummer Tour With Fall Out Boy And Wiz Khalifa

2015-07-25

Music & Comedy 201507
201507

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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2014 Rockin' the River Music Series (Fort Worth)

2015-07-30

Music & Comedy 201507
201507

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
201508

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

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201508
201508

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
201508

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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Plano Country Courtyard Music Series

2015-08-07

Music & Comedy 201508
201508

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
201508

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
201508

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
201508

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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Plano Courtyard Texas Music Series

2015-09-03

Music & Comedy 201509
201509

Cool Thursdays Concert Series hosted by the Dallas Arboretum

2015-09-03

Music & Comedy Family Friendly 201509
201509

Cool Thursdays Concert Series hosted by the Dallas Arboretum

2015-09-03

Music & Comedy 201509
201509

Thursday, September 3, 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.    
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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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Honoring & Remembering 9-11

2015-09-10

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201509
201509

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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Cool Thursdays Concert Series hosted by the Dallas Arboretum

2015-09-10

Music & Comedy Family Friendly 201509
201509

Chrysalis Gala

2015-10-17

Festival, Fairs & Special Events 201510
201510

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

Music & Comedy 201510
201510

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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201512

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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