Things to do in Dallas this week | Lady Gaga Chromatica Ball

Things to do in Dallas this week | Lady Gaga Chromatica Ball l Image credit: Lady Gaga

Here are our top things to do on a budget in Dallas Fort Worth this week (August 22 – August 28): Lady Gaga: The Chromatica BallMamma Mia! MusicalVIVA MEXICO! The Concert, and lots more!

Things To Do in Dallas This Week

Top Pick – Enjoy 14 rides for just $13.99 at Prairie Playland, Traders Village

Star Dancer at Prairie Playland Traders Village in Dallas

The family-friendly amusement Star Dancer combines a carousel with a gondola wheel. The carousel starts to rotate as it ascends the 80-foot tower, and it keeps rotating as it ascends the tower until it reaches the top. Passengers receive a clear, panoramic view of the market and the metroplex when at the top.

Get more details on Star Dancer and all the other rides at Prairie Playland

Where: Prairie Playland at Traders Village, 2602 Mayfield Rd, Grand Prairie, TX 75052
When: Summer Hours – Thursday, Friday (6 pm to 10 pm) and Saturday and Sunday (11 am to 8 pm)
How Much: All day pass allows you to ride any of the 14 rides for just $13.99

Things to do in Dallas this Week – Monday, August 22, 2022

Monday Nite Trivia

What: Pizza on a Monday night? Why not? Pizza is great and at Heritage Pizza, you can not only enjoy delicious pizza but also a fun night of trivia. You can even win free pizza! So review your general knowledge and prepare for this early week brain teaser.
When: August 22, 2022 | 7:00 pm
Where: Heritage Pizza and Taproom, 3750 Plano Pkwy Suite 600, The Colony, TX 75056
How much: Free

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Things to do in Dallas this Week – Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Lady Gaga: The Chromatica Ball

What to do in Dallas this week: Lady Gaga Chromatica Balll

Image credit: Lady Gaga Europe

What: Lady Gaga is bringing her Chromatica tour to Dallas! It’s your chance to experience the electric performances of Lady Gaga live. Everyone knows that when this queen performs, she definitely serves. So what are you waiting for? Book those tickets now!
When: August 23, 2022 | 7:30 pm
Where: Global Life Field, 734 Stadium Dr, Arlington, TX 76011
How much: Starts at $71

Things to do in Dallas this Week – Wednesday, August 24, 2022

Mamma Mia! Musical

Things to do in Dallas this week: MAMMA MIA! Musical

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What: If you loved watching Meryl Streep and her Amigas along with Amanda Seyfried looking for her real dad in the first Mamma Mia! film, then you’ll surely love the broadway version of it! There’s no Meryl Streep here sadly but the songs and joy of the show are all there. From “Super Trouper” and “Dancing Queen” all the way to “Money, Money, Money” and “Mamma Mia,” there will be plenty of songs that will get you dancing and jamming in your seats. Book your tickets now!
When: August 24, 2022 | 7:30 pm
Where: Majestic Theatre, 1925 Elm St, Dallas, TX 75201
How much: $28

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Things to do in Dallas this Week – Thursday, August 25, 2022

The Free Thursday Night Improv Jam

Free Improv Jam

Image credit: Stomping Ground Comedy

What: Experience something new, meet new people, and practice your stage presence in this free improv jam! You’ll get to meet tons of nice and friendly people and be able to try out a new craft. And even if you’re new to improv, you’re very much welcome to join. Mark the date on your calendar now!
When: August 25, 2022 | 8:oo pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Stomping Ground Comedy Theatee and Training Center, 1350 Manufacturing St #109, Dallas, TX 75207
How much: Free


325 Comedy Show

What: Take a little break in the middle of the week for some laughter at the Hyenas Comedy Nightclub. Comedy pros MJ Moody, Ryan Perrio, and Billy McFarland will be there serving up one hilarious performance after another. Get ready to have your belly aching with laughter at the end of the night!
When: August 25, 2022 | 8:30 pm
Where: Hyena’s Comedy Night Club, 425 Commerce St, Fort Worth, TX 76102
How much: Free with a reservation

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Things to do in Dallas this Week – Friday, August 26, 2022

Private Lives Comedy

What: In this glamorous and hilarious play, you’ll see two people drawn together again by fate. The comedy features a divorced couple who while honeymooning with their new spouses discover that their rooms are just adjacent to each other. And despite having a previously stormy relationship, they discover that they still have feelings for each other. Will it end well? Or will it just end up in a huge disaster? Watch and find out! What’s sure is that the story will be presented in a way that will tickle your sense of humor.
When: August 26, 2022 | 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Sanders Theatre, Fort Worth Community Arts Centre, 1300 Gendy St., Fort Worth, TX 76107
How much: $24

Chris D’Elia Standup Comedy Tour

Chris D'Elia Comedy Show

Image credit: Chris D’Elia

What: For fans of Chris D’Elia, the long wait is finally over! D’Elia is back and ready to rumble in the standup comedy scene with his highly-anticipated 2022 tour featuring his brand of unapologetic humor. Be one of the first people he sends rolling on the floor with laughter as he kicks things off at the Texas Trust CU Theater this Friday!
When: August 26, 2022 | 8:00 pm
Where: Texas Trust CU Theater, 1001 Texas Trust Way, Grand Prairie, TX 75050
How much: Starts at $61

Things to do in Dallas this Week – Saturday, August 27, 2022

Chocolate Seminar | DSO Wine & Food Festival

What: Discover why wine and chocolate are just a match made in paradise! There’s no better way to do that than delving into a selection of locally-crafted artisanal chocolates and pairing of wines at the Meyerson Symphony Center. As you taste and sip, guides will discuss why some pairings work so well together and also introduce your palette to new combinations. How sweet!
When: August 27, 2022 | 3:00 pm
Where: Meyerson Symphony Center, 2301 Flora St, Dallas, TX 75201
How much: $75

KCON Tour Dallas with Cravity & Lightsum at Texas Trust CU Theatre

What to do in Dallas this week: KCON festival

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What: If you’re a fan of Kpop or if your kids are fans of Kpop, here’s a great chance to see your favorite idols live. KCON is coming to Dallas! On Saturday, Cravity and Lightsum will be firing up the stage with their energetic and addictive songs. The following day, STAYC and TO1 will then be taking up the stage and charming your socks off. Grab your tickets now!
When: August 27, 2022 | 6:00 pm
Where: Texas Trust CU Theater, 1001 Texas Trust Way, Grand Prairie, TX 75050
How much: Starts at $88

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Things to do in Dallas this Week – Sunday, August 28, 2022

VIVA MEXICO! The Concert

What: Celebrate Mexico and the rich culture of its people through music this Sunday at the Winspear Opera House. There will be a symphonic orchestra, a mariachi band, a grand choir and a folkloric ballet, and the voices of two of the greatest world opera stars, Fernando de la Mora and Olivia Gorra, under the baton of Maestro Héctor Guzmán. Book a seat and experience the richness of their music and culture in one night.
When: August 28, 2022 | 2:00 pm
Where: Winspear Opera House, 2403 Flora St, Dallas, TX 75201
How much: Starts at $69.25

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