Things to do in Dallas this weekend of May 19

Things to do in Dallas this weekend of May 19 | Image credit: Tunes, Tails & Ales

Our top picks on for Things to do in Dallas this weekend of May 19 include Tunes, Tails & Ales, Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival 2023, Asian American Heritage Festival, Dallas Margarita Festival, 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 May 19, 2023 – Friday

Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival 2023

Wildflower! Arts & Music Festival 2023

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What: Fun doesn’t even begin to describe Wildflower!

The whole weekend will be colorful and exciting. A variety of stages will line the festival grounds and will feature over 100 national and regional artists, from singer-songwriters to tribute bands.

Plus, there will be a bunch of activities and contests you can participate in, like an Art Guitar Action, Songwriting Workshop and Contest, Battle of the Bands, and Student Art contest.

When: Friday, May 19, 2023 | 4 pm | May 19 to 21, 2023
Where:? Galtyn Park Urban Center, 2351 Performance Dr, Richardson, TX 75082
How much: Free, $15 – $400


Community Market

What: This Friday Community Market has it all. Even if you only have one thing you want from here, you’ll go home with an armful of stuff, that’s for sure.

There will be plenty of vendors offering a variety of things, like hand-crafted jewelry, clothes, spices, candles, and so much more!

After you’ve tired yourself out, drop by one of the many restaurants for a rest and recharge. Then, stay for the evening to watch liver performances.

 When: Friday, May 19, 2023 | 5 pm
Where:? The Sound at Cypress Waters, 3111 Olympus Blvd, Coppell, TX 75019
How much: Free entrance


Miss B’s Very Silly Playland Zirkus!

What: There’s nothing like the innocence and simplicity of childhood. With everything stressing you out, let Miss B take you back to when you were young. Rekindle that sense of joy, play, and naughtiness, allowing you to become your truer self as playful and imaginative adults.

Let yourself free and have a blast at an immersive pre-show playland experience. Then, sit down and watch a magical storytelling variety show with puppets!

 When: Friday, May 19, 2023 | 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm | May 19 to 20, 2023
Where:? Arts Mission Oak Cliff, 410 S Windomere Ave, Dallas, TX 75208
How much: $15 – $30


Things to Do in Dallas on Saturday, May 20, 2023

Tunes, Tails & Ales

Things to do in Dallas this weekend

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What: Craft beer, crawfish, and live music. What could you ask for?

Murphy’s annual beer festival will feature over 150 craft beers and a delicious crawfish boil. You can also try one of the many food trucks and attend a free concert! More than that, there will be activities people of all ages can enjoy.

A portion of the proceeds benefits the Murphy Chamber Scholarship Fund.

When: Saturday, May 20, 2023 | 1 pm
Where: Murphy Central Park, 550 N Murphy Rd, Murphy, TX 75094
How much: Starts at $40


Upcycled Jewelry Workshop

What: Don’t throw those scraps and old bits away! Learn how to turn them into treasure instead.

Carolyn Marco will teach you how to create an original and unique piece of jewelry with salvaged leather and repurposed metal tins.

When: Saturday, May 20, 2023 | 10 pm
Where: Mosaic Makers Collective, 401 N Bishop Ave, Dallas, TX 75208
How much:
$65


Dallas Margarita Festival

Dallas Margarita Festival

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What: Let loose and have the time of your life at the Dallas Margarita Festival!
There will be ten margarita booths! You’re going to have the best drink of your life. Also, enjoy foo trucks, street tacos, frozen drinks, and a beer garden. Plus, get high on life in at the 50-foot ferris wheel!
You might even get a chance to win a trip giveaway to Mexico!

When: Saturday, May 20, 2023 | 12 pm
Where: Ferris Wheelers Backyard and BBQ, 1950 Market Center Blvd, Dallas, TX 75207
How much:
$5 – $1000


Asian American Heritage Festival

Asian American Heritage Festival

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What: Join in the celebration of Asian American Heritage! You’ll be treated with exhibitions of talent, creativity, and cultural diversity.

Watch cultural performances by a myriad of places like the Philippines, Thailand, China, Laos, Japan, and Korea.

Aside from the Colorful World Parade and performances, feast your eyes on color from craft stalls and art performances.

When: Saturday, May 20, 2023 | 2 pm to 10 pm
Where: Winters Park Amphitheater, 1419 Spring Creek Dr, Garland, TX 75040


 

Things to Do in Dallas this Weekend of May 19, 2023 – Sunday

Lola’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Rummage Sale – A Vintage + Artisan Market

What: It’s that time of the month again– one the biggest outdoor markets!

Expect to see DFW’s best artists, creators, and vintage collectors. Roam the stalls to search for art, vintage, music memorabilia, collectibles, oddities, jewelry, hand-crafted items, and so much more!

What’s more, is that there will be live music to keep things alive. Also, indulge in bar bites and food truck treats.

When: Sunday, May 21, 2023 | 12 pm to 5 pm
Where: Lola’s Fort Worth, 2000 W Berry St, Fort Worth, TX 76110
How much: 
Free to attend


NTX Vintage Market

Things to do in Dallas this weekend

Image credit: The Sound at Cypress Waters Facebook

What: Pop by this one-of-a-kind vintage market to cop yourself some rare and cool finds!

With over 20 vendors, this market will have unique finds, permanent jewelry, and lawn games. Of course, get a recharge with some food and drinks.

When: Sunday, May 21, 2023 | 1 pm to 5 pm
Where: The Sound at Cypress Waters, 3111 Olympus Blvd, Coppell, TX 75019
How much: 
Free to attend


The Holistic Fair

What: Transform to your higher self or just get a few things to help you out in life. The Holistic Fair offers a plethora of aids and trinkets, both of the norm and of the mystique, like holistic therapies, aura photos, handmade gift items, artworks readings, crystals, and so much more.

When: Sunday, May 21, 2023 | 12 pm to 6 pm
Where: Billy Bob’s Texas, 2520 Rodeo Plaza, Fort Worth, TX 76164


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