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Rapunzel! Rapunzel! A Very Hairy Fairy Tale

By Mina Frannea

DCT opens season with wild and whimsical musical with an eco-friendly set Dallas Children’s Theater begins its 2014-2015 season with Rapunzel! Rapunzel! A Very Hairy Fairy Tale (Sept. 19 - Oct 26), with a sensory friendly performance on Saturday, Oct 11. The scenery for this hilarious musical w... Read More

Expressions of Gratitude Art Contest

By Mina Frannea

Students (K-12) are invited to participate in the 10th annual Thanks-Giving Foundation Expressions of Gratitude Art Contest Expressions of Gratitude inspires students to think creatively about being grateful in different aspects of their lives.  It’s a chance for students and their teachers or... Read More

State Fair of Texas September 26 – October 19, 2014

By Mina Frannea

State Fair of Texas Opens September 26 and runs through Sunday, October 19 Each year the State Fair of Texas celebrates our great state with amazing food, shopping, live music and family fun. There are hundreds of daily shows, a nightly parade, free concerts on the Chevy Main Stage, and throughou... Read More

Worlds Largest Dinosaurs at the Perot Museum in Dallas, Texas

By Rosandra

The World's Largest Dinosaurs are making their appearance at the Perot Museum in Dallas, Texas, until September 1st. Tickets to see The World's Largest Dinosaurs are now on sale. Admission toThe World’s Largest Dinosaurs is timed entry, at 30 minute intervals, and requires the purchase of... Read More

Kids and Community Service In Dallas

By Jeanne

Community Service has long been a tradition in my life, but I have struggle to find opportunities that my children could take part in when they were young. Help Rev... Read More

Kid’s Summer Program at Crossfit DFW-Wylie

By stephaniecrespin

If you are familiar with Crossfit, you know how intense it can be.  You also know how it helps you become stronger and more focused.  During the summer months, Crossfit Wylie offers a kids program geared to a younger person's needs. The kid's program is similar to the adult program.  The kids ... Read More

16 Best Birthday Party Venues in Dallas Fort Worth

By Rosandra

Every year birthday planning gets a little harder and harder for me, especially in the last 3 years. I have two boys and they are 7 years apart, both born in March, and their birth dates are ONLY 4 days apart. After experiencing nearly every area birthday venue, here are our favorites! Tex... Read More

Arlington Reptile Convention

By Rosandra

This past weekend in the DFW area was the North American Reptile Breeders Conference in Arlington. It's held twice a year at the Arlington Convention Center. The next scheduled show is Sept. 27-28. Breeders from across the country set up shop to show off their reptilian friends and sell their go... Read More

Go Dog Go! at Dallas Children’s Theater

By Mina Frannea

Enjoy Four-Legged, Floppy Eared Friends at DCT Jan 24-Feb 23 Big dogs and little dogs.  Dogs in cars.  It's a carnival of color and dance and song in Go, Dog. Go! playing Jan 24th through Feb 23rd, 2014 at DCT’s Rosewood Center for Family Arts. In a series of rollicking vignettes, dogs of ... Read More

Special Puppetry Presentation of The Nutcracker

By Mina Frannea

The Nutcracker, One of Two Holiday Shows at Dallas Children's Theater No holiday season is complete without Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker. Kathy Burks Theatre of Puppetry Arts’ unique and acclaimed puppet interpretation of Tchaikovsky’s masterpiece returns to Dallas Children’s Theater Nove... Read More