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Doctor Who’s Matt Smith Headlines Dallas Fan Days

Doctor Who's Matt Smith Headlines Dallas Fan Days

Dallas Fan Days (one of the best comics, sci-fi, horror, anime and gaming events in Texas) is set to return Oct. 20-22, 2017, at the Irving Convention Center. This fall’s 3-day event is packed with exciting family-friendly activities, celebrity and comic guests, costumed characters from television and movies, an artist alley and much more!

Addison Oktoberfest Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Addison Oktoberfest Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Did you know that there are only six breweries allowed for Märzen (known as Oktoberfest beer over here in the U.S.) for the official German Oktoberfest held in Munich every year?  (Hofbrau-Munchen, Lowenbrau, Hacker-Pschorr, Augustiner, Spaten, and Paulaner, for those that are wondering. Well this past weekend, one of those six was official beer sponsor [...]

Blushington Offers Makeup 101 Classes For Dads & Daughters

Blushington Offers Makeup 101 Classes For Dads & Daughters

  Parents are always looking for fun events and activities to do with their children but it can be especially hard for Fathers find ways to connect with their tween or teen daughters. Blushington recently launched new Makeup 101 classes specially designed for Fathers and Daughters to learn and enjoy together. During the 90-minute class, [...]

Pedal for a cause at the Emmitt Smith Gran Fondo

Pedal for a cause at the Emmitt Smith Gran Fondo

  The Second Annual Emmitt Smith Gran Fondo charity cycling ride, sponsored by PlainsCapital, will take place on Saturday, September 30 leaving from the Rough Riders Stadium in Frisco, TX.  The Gran Fondo courses are designed to accommodate the most avid of cyclists to the casual weekend rider. Emmitt Smith designed these routes with a nod to his [...]

Screams Halloween Theme Park Takes Terror to the Next Level

Screams Halloween Theme Park Takes Terror to the Next Level

There is a totally new level of terror for 2017! As part of this transformation, Screams® is recommending that you NOT bring children. Screams® is designed to entertain adults and teenagers 16+.

Advance Tickets Are On Sale For Dallas Fan Days 2017

Advance Tickets Are On Sale For Dallas Fan Days 2017

Dallas Fan Days will quickly be arriving at the Irving Convention Center on October 20-22. The Dallas Fan Days Expo encompasses a variety of pop culture topics such as comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming.

Prost to Addison Oktoberfest!

Prost to Addison Oktoberfest!

Celebrating its 30th anniversary, Addison’s Oktoberfest is the most authentic Oktoberfest celebration outside of Munich. This year, over 70,000 fans will come together September 14-17, 2017 to share a love of polka, German food and, of course, the same Paulaner Bier that will be served at Bavaria’s favorite festival. As a part of its award-winning [...]

First Taste Wines-Day at Cool River

First Taste Wines-Day at Cool River

Want to share your thoughts about wine?  You can help the sommelier team at Cool River every month as they create new wine offerings.  The first Wednesday of each month, Las Colinas’ most iconic dining destination hosts First Taste Wines-Day from 5-7 p.m.  For $20 per person, guests will sample five wines selected by the [...]

Sommelier for a Day at Silver Fox Steakhouse

Sommelier for a Day at Silver Fox Steakhouse

Have you ever wanted the chance to be a sommelier at a fine dining restaurant? Make your mark on a wine list? Then Silver Fox Steakhouse  has the ideal experience. The first Wednesday of each month from 5-7 p.m., guests can help select featured wines for the coming month. For $20 per person, guests will [...]

Tequila Dinner at Cantina Laredo

Tequila Dinner at Cantina Laredo

Evoking the flavors of a modern Mexico City cuisine, several Cantina Laredo locations in North Texas will host an exclusive four-course Tequila Dinner, featuring distinctive off-the-menu items paired with a featured tequila cocktail for $59.99 per person. The menu at each event includes: Huarache de Camaron y Chorizo; Cranberry Salad; Grouper topped with Alcachofas Vino [...]