Discover exciting this to do in the DFW metroplex this November!
It often seems that there’s nothing more exciting in Texas than the cool welcome of fall! With the weather finally cooling down, there are plenty of fun and interesting things to do in DFW this October, making it a busy month. Whether you’re looking forward to trick-or-treating, or ready to attend some awesome football games, you’ve got a busy month ahead. There are concerts, games, and festivals waiting for you to explore. Read on to discover our list of DFW things to do this October!
Autumn at the Arboretum
September 17th to November 23rd, 2016
Still ongoing for the month of November, Autumn at the Arboretum is one of our favorite fall events. Welcome the change of seasons at the Arboretum's Autumn Festival named one of "America’s Best Pumpkin Festivals" by Fodor’s Travel and "One of the World’s 15 Most Breathtaking Gardens" by Architectural Digest. This year’s Pumpkin Village will highlight the Art of the Pumpkin, Sept. 17 to Nov. 23, featuring over 90,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash beautifully displayed by the talented horticulture team, supported by Alliance Data and Texas Instruments.
Cinderella’s carriage returns with thousands of pumpkins, hay bales and cornstalks artfully arranged throughout Pecan Grove, creating a popular photo opportunity for visitors. The gardens are bursting with over 150,000 fall blooming flowers like zinnias, impatiens, salvia and coleus which respond to cooler nights with blazing bursts of color. A myriad of activities take place throughout the garden on weekdays and weekends during the festival. This wonderful festival is a real example of how fantastic Texas is in the fall!
November 1st to November 2nd, 2016
By selling out two nights in Dallas a year in advance, the other queen of England has already proven she rules the world. To say Adele’s pop ballads are catchy is an understatement; the diva with a phenomenal voice has sold enough albums in eight years to go double platinum multiple times. Her long-awaited tour arrives in support of her newest knockout record, 25. The track listing reveals a more cheerful side for the usually-gloomy singer, with tracks such as “Send My Love (To Your New Lover)” and “Water Under The Bridge.” Grab your squad for a night (or two) that’ll likely find you smiling through tears.
Texas Chili Fest
November 6th, 2016
Get together with your friends and join in a celebration of autumn combining music, chili and good times. Enjoy a unique lineup of chili featuring distinct tastes from Graham Dodds (Wayward Sons), Oliver Sitrin (Blind Butcher), Jason West (Sundown), Troy Gardner (V Eats, Samson's Hot Dogs) and Patton Robertson (Cafe Momentum). Two outside stages will showcase Americana & Texas Country acts, including Charlie Robison, Slobberbone, Mike McClure Band, Phil Pritchett, Vandoliers and The Roomsounds. Enjoy all different flavors and spices of chili in all varieties as local chefs compete in a chili cook-off in the Granada Theater’s back parking lot!
North Texas Beer Week: Brewer’s Ball
November 18th, 2016
The 3rd annual Brewer’s Ball is a signature event of North Texas Beer Week. Rub elbows with some of craft beer’s elite while enjoying beer tastings and bites from some of the best beer-centric restaurants in DFW. This intimate evening of food and frivolity with craft beer’s most distinguished brewers is sure to be one you don’t forget! The pricing is $125 per ticket and the event will be held at the Omni Dallas Hotel from 7pm-10pm. This will be the final event and the culmination of a week of celebrating local breweries and their accomplishments.
Dollar Day at the Dallas Zoo
November 23rd, 2016
It’s back! Join the Dallas Zoo for the always wonderful Dallas Dollar Day, with $1 admission and other dollar deals. Dollar Day is the Zoo’s way of showing its appreciation to the community for support throughout the year. It makes the Zoo available for everyone and provides an affordable experience the entire family can enjoy.
Special deals include:
- $1 admission (free for 2 and under and Zoo members)
- $1 selected snack items
- $1 nectar to feed the lorikeets
- $2 Endangered Species Carousel
- $5 giraffe feedings
- $8 parking (limited)
106.1 KISS FM’s Jingle Ball 2016
November 29th, 2016
iHeartMedia will celebrate the holiday season across the nation with its annual "iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Tour Presented by Capital One" – the season's spectacular music event, which captures the music and holiday spirit of the iHeartRadio app with performances by this year’s biggest recording artists.
The Dallas lineup for this year includes: Meghan Trainor, The Chainsmokers, Fifth Harmony, Backstreet Boys, Alessia Cara, Charlie Puth, Daya, Lukas Graham and Hailee Steinfeld.
106.1 KISS FM's Jingle Ball in Dallas will work with the Kidd's Kids program of the Kraddick Foundation, which is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of children with special medical needs in the Dallas community. The event will allocate a portion of ticket sales to its benefitting organization as well as offer exclusive packages to the nonprofits for both live and online auctions leading up to the events.
The iHeartRadio Jingle Ball Capital One Cardholder Pre-Sale begins October 13 at 10 a.m. local market time and runs through October 16 at 10 a.m. local market time or while supplies last. Tickets will be available at www.iHeartRadio.com/CapitalOne.
If you’re interested in attending any of these events and would like to avoid the hassle of finding parking, fighting through traffic, or trying to reach your car after the event is over, consider booking private transportation! Premier Transportation is here for all your DFW transportation needs. Simply click on the button below to explore our fleet!
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