RECURRING EVENTS/COOL THINGS AROUND TOWN

Friday Night Block Parties at Rex’s Seafood at The Market, every Friday at the Dallas Farmers Market.

Ten Bells Tavern hosts pub quizzes every other Wednesday at their location in Oak Cliff/Bishop Arts.

Kwest, a city exploration app is available for Denton, Grapevine, Bishop Arts, Uptown, and the Zoo.

Dallas Games Marathon in Plano every Thursday

Feed The City, hosted by Volunteer North Dallas at Gordon Biersch in Plano, is a public effort to make sandwiches/meals for the homeless. Every first Saturday at 8.30am.

West 7th Farmers Market on Crockett Street in Fort Worth, every Thursday.

Classical Open Mic at Buzzbrews weekly.

The Dallas Swing Dance Society will host lessons and dances on the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Saturdays of the month.

Geeks Who Drink host trivia at various places and locations throughout the Metroplex, including Alamo Drafthouse on Mondays, Cedar Springs Tap House Tuesday at 7, and Bryan Street Tavern Wednesday at 8.

Free Improv Jam Session and Open Mic Night every Tuesday at the Dallas Comedy House, among various other fun activities weekly.

Various shows at the Planetarium at UT Arlington.

Various classes are offered at the Dallas Arboretum weekly, everything from silk screening to gardening information to fused glass making.

Pawnee Bill’s Wild West Show every weekend at the Stockyards.

Parkour In the Park has free classes every Saturday at the Water Gardens in Fort Worth, Reverchon Park in Dallas, or Robert E. Lee Park in Dallas.

Every Tuesday is Open Mic Night at the Free Man in Deep Ellum.

At Alamo Drafthouse in Richardson every Sunday is Board Game Night and Tuesdays are Tiki Bingo Night.

Stockyards Rodeo every Friday and Saturday night at 8pm in the Stockyards.

Every Saturday is the Coppell Farmers Market in Old Town Coppell.

Classical Open Mic at BuzzBrews in Dallas every Tuesday.

Tuesday Tease weekly at Sue Ellen’s Dallas.

Trinity Hall has lots of weekly things, like Pub Trivia on Sundays and Texas Hold ‘Em on Mondays.

Book a trapeze class at Skyline Trapeze in Dallas

Amazing Scavenger Hunt Adventures let you tour Dallas while doing an Amazing Race style scavenger hunt on your smart phone.

There are also various painting places in the area, here’s a short list of some companies (thanks to Cheshix for this info!)

  • Art in the Vine
  • Ardor Studio
  • Carefree Colors
  • Paint Nite
  • Painting with a Twist
  • Painting with Influence
  • Paint Party Express
  • Pinot’s Palette
  • Purple Glaze
  • Sip-N-Doodle