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7 Family-Friendly Things To Do In Dallas This November

You’ll likely have to spend a lot of time with family as the holiday season draws closer, which has its perks and drawbacks. You may love your family, but by the time New Year’s Eve rolls around, you also may never want to see another relative again.

But before you and the kids sit down around a turkey or discuss the logistics of Santa’s delivery service, you should spend some quality, stress-free, non-holiday time together. Here are 7 things to do with the family this November before the holidays strike, and the things you have to do with the family begin.

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10 Free Things To Do In Dallas This November

With Thanksgiving on the horizon, it’s a good time to reflect on all the things we’re grateful for. Ranking high on that list: All the fun, free events in North Texas this month. Save your money for turkey and stuffing, and check out what’s going on around town in November.

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12 Family-Friendly Things To Do In Dallas For Halloween

Costumes are OK at any age, but the full perks of Halloween — the candy, the trick-or-treating, the sense of mystery — are reserved for the young. Or at least the young at heart. We touched on some spooky family-friendly events in an earlier guide to Halloween happenings throughout town, but this is the more super-sized installment of things to do with the kiddos.

Here are enough events to keep the family spooked through Halloween weekend.

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Your Guide to the State Fair of Texas 2015: The Final Weekend

One more time, with feeling: Howdy, folks. Now, together: That’s all, folks.

After weeks of fried eats, pig races, livestock shows, Big Tex selfies, rides, and games, the State Fair of Texas is almost at an end. When Sunday is over, the giant cowboy stops speaking, the Ferris wheel stops spinning, and we spend another 11 months debating what to do with Fair Park until it’s time to do this all over again.

But before that, we have one final weekend to go. Let’s make the most of it.

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5 Reasons to Embrace Your Inner Nerd at Dallas Comic Con: Fan Days

Small is a relative term when it comes to Dallas Comic Con. So when we say this weekend’s “Fan Days” event at the Irving Convention Center is small, it’s only compared to Comic Con’s flagship Fan Expo in the summer — This is still an absolutely massive gathering of comic book creators, celebrities, and cosplay enthusiasts sharing a passion for the nerdier things in life across three jam-packed days.

A handful of reunions and special guest appearances, along with the always-guaranteed assortment of amazing costumes, should make Fan Days one of the year’s more memorable geeky get-togethers. Here’s a highlight reel of some things to look forward to.

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Your Guide to Texas-OU and the State Fair of Texas 2015: Week 3

Texas-OU Weekend leads into the fair’s biggest week yet.

The Red River Rivalry reignites and thousands of Texas and OU fans fill the Cotton Bowl on Saturday. Whether you’re looking to party for the Red River Showdown or just plan to fill up on fried food at Fair Park, we’ve got you covered. Here’s a guide to Texas-OU Weekend and Week No. 3 of the State Fair of Texas.

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