Things to do in Dallas this weekend of August 11

Things to do in Dallas this weekend of August 11 | Image credit: AVANCE-North Texas Facebook

Our top picks on for Things to do in Dallas this weekend of August 11 include AVANCE Latino Street Fest, Juno Birch – The Juno Show (18+), Dallas 50th Anniversary of Hip-Hop Celebration, Date Night: Sushi Making Class, and lots more!

There’s always a lot to do in Dallas, especially on the weekends. And so, if you find yourself asking the question – ‘What are some exciting things to do in Dallas today?’ we have you covered!

Whether you are looking for things to do in Dallas this weekend for couples or family events in Dallas on the weekend or black events, you are sure to find something you like on our list.


Things to do in Dallas this Weekend of August 11, 2023 – Friday

Cityline Night Market

Cityline Night Market

Things to Do in Dallas this Weekend of August 11 | Image credit: CityLine DFW

What: Have a chill Friday night strolling through more than 45 booths featuring vintage and handmade goods. Plus, you’ll get to enjoy live music while you shop.

And when you get hungry, enjoy a meal from one of the 30+ dining options around CityLine. You can even take your food and drinks to go and enjoy them on the lawn. Bring blankets and lawn chairs for maximum comfort while you listen to the music.

When: Friday, August 11, 2023 | 6 pm – 10 pm | Second Friday of the month until November
Where: CityLine, 3661 N Plano Rd #2500, Richardson, TX 75082


Friday Night Rooftop Remix

Things to do in Dallas this weekend

Things to Do in Dallas this Weekend of August 11 | Image credit: Happiest Hour

What: Kick off the weekend with stunning views of the city, warm weather, crisp cocktails, and great music.

So, grab your squad and head over to Happiest Hour for their Friday Night Rooftop Remix and have an amazing night. 

When: Friday, August 11, 2023 | 10 pm – 11:30 pm
Where: Happiest Hour, 2616 Olive St, Dallas, TX 75201


Date Night: Sushi Making Class

What: Make date night extra fun by learning how to cook together! This class will teach you how to make hand-rolled sushi rolls. By the end, you’ll have the skills to make your own at home.

When: Friday, August 11, 2023 | 6:30 pm
Where: 3rd Street Market, 425 W 3rd St, Fort Worth, TX 76102, United States
How much: $89


Things to Do in Dallas on Saturday, August 12, 2023

 Dog Days

Dog Days

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What: Take your fur baby or babies on a date! You can enjoy the Garden all weekend and they can run around until their hearts are satisfied.

If they get tired, no need to worry. There will be hydration stations for dogs all over the campus.

When: Saturday, August 11 – 12, 2023 | 8 am to 6 pm
Where: Fort Worth Botanic Garden, 3220 Botanic Garden Blvd, Fort Worth, TX 76107
How much: Regular admission for non-members; Free for members; additional $5 per dog


Dallas 50th Anniversary of Hip-Hop Celebration

What: Celebrate five decades of hip-hop in Dallas. This event will also honor those in the community who have contributed to making it flourish.

When: Saturday, August 12, 2023 | 9 pm 
Where: Armoury D.E., 2714 Elm St, Dallas, TX 75226
How much: Free


AVANCE Latino Street Fest

Things to do in Dallas this weekend

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What: The Latino culture in North Texas is vibrant, and it’s time we celebrate it!

The AVANCE Latino Street Fest is going to be a huge day of family-friendly fun and a chance to experience Latino culture! People will showcase their talent with dancing and singing contests.

Plus, show your own moves with live music and a mariachi. Of course, you’ll get to try their delectable food!

When: Saturday, August 12, 2023 | 2 pm – 9 pm
Where: Klyde Warren Park, 2012 Woodall Rodgers Fwy, Dallas, TX 75201
How much: 
Free


Build Your Own Mimosa Bar

What: Fill your weekend with some yummy bubbles and whatever you want to add to your glass.
 
Call your brunch besties to create your own mimosa concoctions. Fruits? Cotton candy? Put whatever your heart desires!

When: Saturday, August 12, 2023 | 10 am – 3 pm
Where: Legacy Hall, 7800 Windrose Ave., Plano, TX 75024


Things to Do in Dallas this Weekend of August 11, 2023 – Sunday

Juno Birch – The Juno Show (18+)

What: The most talented alien is coming to Dallas! Get your tickets now and watch the incomparable Juno Birch put on an incredible one-woman show. With slapstick comedy song and dance, she’ll tell you her story.

When: Sunday, August 13, 2023 | 7 pm
Where: House of Blues, 2200 N Lamar St, Dallas, TX 75202
How much: $37.50 – $72.50


Lola’s Community Market

Things to do in Dallas this weekend

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What: For some cool finds and fresh produce, visit Lola’s Community Market this Sunday.

With over 40 handmade and homegrown vendors, you surely won’t go home empty-handed. Plus, there will be bar bites and food trucks to keep you full and energized.

Bring everyone, even your furbabies, because this event is open to all.

When: Sunday, August 13, 2023 | 11 am | Second Sundays
Where: Lola’s Fort Worth, 2000 W Berry St, Fort Worth, TX 76110


Community Beer Cycling: August Group Ride

What: Whip out your cycling gear and join the community for an epic group ride!

To beat the heat, it’s going to be staggered start times and allow groups to finish closer together.

Everyone of all ages is invited! There are going to be multiple groups for every type of rider. And after the intense workout, enjoy delicious cold beers at the brewery.

Just RSVP for the headcount and sign the waiver. For information on the routes and other details, check out their Facebook event post.

When: Sunday, August 13, 2023 | 8 am
Where: Community Beer Co., 3110 Commonwealth Dr, Dallas, TX 75247
How much:
Free


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