Before you is a list of various things to do in Dallas this weekend, August 9-11. We have for you educational activities, musical, movie premiere, autoshow and more.
For those who are looking further ahead, we also have a list of the top upcoming Food Festivals in Dallas.
Without further ado here is our list of things to do this weekend.
LEAKYCON DALLAS 2019
Leakycon is a Harry Potter fans in a celebration of The Boy Who Lived and the magic in his story.
The event will include hours of panels and discussions of fan theories and the newest discoveries that have just been revealed.
Participants are encouraged to come with costumes of their favorite actor in the story.
JFK Assassination: Exploration of the Unexplained
Author Robert Groden gives insight on various J.F.K. Assassination theories that differ from the official explanation.
This program is part of Summer Saturdays at Central and is made possible by the generous support of the Friends of the Dallas Public Library.
Saturday, August 10 at noon
Dallas Public Library
Dog Daze of Summer
Dogs of all shapes and sizes and their owners are invited to take part in the Dog Daze of Summer that will include a dog splash zone park, information for dog owners on best ways to take care of your dog and a free raffle for dog items.
At sunset, the movie Sgt. Stubby will be shown on the big screen with sweets and treats available for purchase.
MLS- FC Dallas vs Minnesota United FC
This weekend in FC Dallas will be facing the tough opponents from Minnesota in another MLS regular-season game.
After the closing of the second window transfer on Wednesday, Dallas had only added Edwin Gyasi in July.
Coach Lucchi Gonzalez was cited this week that he trusts the current squad and he expects them to take the opportunity they have been given to lead the team forward.
This upcoming game is very important and tough against the 2nd place team from Minnesota.
Musical - Fiddler on the Roof
Fiddler on the Roof is a musical set in the Pale of Settlement of Imperial Russia in 1905.
The story centers on Tevye, the father of five daughters, and his attempts to maintain his Jewish religious and cultural traditions as outside influences encroach upon the family’s lives.
2019 NORTHPARK AUTOSHOW
This Friday NorthPark Center will be displaying 40 top of the line vehicles in the 4th annual event.
Premier 2019 and 2020 models from respected brands like Audi, Bentley, BMW, Cadillac, Genesis, Jaguar, Land Rover, Lexus, McLaren, MINI, Rolls Royce, Tesla, and more will line NorthPark’s corridors for the three-week event.
Movie Premiere: The Art of Racing in the Rain
The Art of Racing in the Rain is based on a top-selling novel by Garth Stein, focusing on Denny Swift, a Formula One race car driver.
Denny (Milo Ventimiglia) learns that the techniques needed on the racetrack can also be used to successfully navigate the journey of life, as he shares three loves in his life: his beautiful wife (Amanda Seyfried), their young daughter and his golden retriever dog (voiced by Kevin Costner).
All weekend in Portland theaters
Rockin' The River
Rockin’ The River is a party festival at Panther Island Pavilion and will take place every Saturday between July 6 and August 10. Participants are invited to float up to the waterfront stage or chill on the shore with great music from various genres including Texas country, rock, and soul.
The lineup for this Saturday: Seth Walker, Vincent Neil Emerson, Jon Young & The Restless, Ross Shifflett.
On 9:25 a firework show will wrap this incredible event.
The Sunday Funday event is a family-friendly event that will take place at Panther Island Pavilion every Sunday until September 1. In the course of the day, all sorts of activities are available including renting Kayaks, canoes, paddle boards, and pedal boats from Backwoods Paddlesports. Cold beer and loaner ice chests are also available at the Loco Lobos Container Bar.
Vitruvian Salsa Festival
Which Dallas event are you most excited to check out this weekend? Are there any interesting things to do in Dallas this weekend that we missed? Leave your feedback in the comments below. We hope you enjoy your weekend!
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