Festivals & More Stuff to Do in Dallas This Weekend

A Story By

Hi Dallas!

Weekend forecast: FUN! There are so many great things to do happening in Dallas this weekend. You’re going to have a blast!

From supporting local businesses at the Collab Festival, to getting transported to an experimental wonderland at BABETOPIA, to joining the 80s-themed Drag Brunch at Legacy Hall, to starting your Sunday morning with a fun free workout class, or listening to Jason Mraz performing live at the Toyota Music Factory. There’s something for everyone to enjoy! 

Events This Weekend

📷 Destynie Paige Photography | @destyniepaigephotography

Join the first ever Collab festival this weekend!

The Collab Festival is an idea born from The Collab Link – a collaborative venture to link small businesses. Come out to Four Corners Brewering for an afternoon of true small business support. Local and small business owners will be set up to showcase their talents, products, services, and more accompanied by music, decor, games, and refreshments. We can’t wait!

Event Details
🗓 JUL 31 | 12PM–6PM
📍 Four Corners Brewing Co. | 1311 S Ervay St, Dallas, Texas, 75215

📷 Madison Jantzen | @jantzen_in_the_rain

Get transported to an experimental wonderland!

Babes Who Create, Inc. is hosting BABETOPIA this weekend! Shop their marketplace featuring local brands and vendors, enjoy live music by rising stars, pose with performance artists, snap selfies at insta-worthy themed photo opps, sample complimentary drinks and treats, watch a live fashion show, score prizes, collectible merch, and more! Sounds fun? Get your tickets!

Event Details
🗓 JUL 31 | 3PM–8PM
📍 WorkSuites – Uptown | 4131 N Central Expy, Dallas, Texas, 75204

📷 Legacy Hall | @LegacyFoodHall

Who doesn’t love the 80s, especially in combination with drags and brunch?!

Enjoy a tubular 80s-themed drag show, crazy cocktails, and delicious food at Legacy Hall this weekend! Grab your friends and sip on a mimosa or bloody Mary and indulge in specialty brunch items while enjoy performances by an all-star cast of queens.

Event Details
🗓 AUG 1 | 11AM–2PM
📍 Legacy Hall | 7800 Windrose Ave, Plano, Texas, 75024

Start your Sunday morning with a fun workout class!

Join The Barre Code Dallas for a free workout class at Klyde Warren Park this weekend! This fun class is a full-body workout consisting of isometric holds and heavy repetition, working muscles to fatigue to develop muscle stamina and endurance. Finish off your class with some deep full-body stretching. All you need to join are some sneakers and a yoga matt. 

Event Details
🗓 AUG 1 | 9AM–9:45AM
📍 Klyde Warren Park | Muse Family Performance Pavilion | 1909 Woodall Rodgers Fwy, Dallas, Texas, 75201

📷 Live Nation Special Events | @livenationspecialevents

Raise your hand if you’ve missed concerts as much as we did this past year!

Start your 2021 concert season off this weekend! Jason Mraz will be playing live at the Toyota Music Factory. Bring your favorite picnic blanket, and enjoy the concert from the lawn, overlooking The Pavilion, tickets starting at $39.

Event Details
🗓 AUG 1 | 7:30PM–9:30PM
📍 The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory | 316 West Las Colinas Boulevard, Irving, Texas, 75039

Local Business Spotlight

📷 Mist Tanning Lounge | @misttanninglounge

Find your inner glow! 

Looking to get a nice summer tan for your big day, your next vacation, or just because you love being tan without roasting in the sun for hours? We have the perfect solution for you! Meet Mariah, the owner of Mist Tanning Lounge. Mariah loves spray tanning, but what she loves even more is how her business allows her to help and empower the women around her and make them feel even better in their own skin. 

How does it work: You simply shoot Mariah a message on her Instagram page @misttanninglounge, make an appointment with her, and she comes right to your house. How easy and fun is that?! We’re obsessed. Time to get a nice summer glow!

Before you go

Due to COVID-19, we understand there’s not as much going on as normal in our city. But not to worry, there are still plenty of things to do in Dallas that can be done while social distancing. Be sure to double-check for any updates at events and venues before making plans to head out.

If you’re looking for more events and things to do in Dallas check out the app or website.  There is something there for everyone!  If you want to follow the Stuff to Do in Dallas team adventures be sure to follow us on Instagram, and Facebook!
Vanessa Umbrage

Vanessa Umbrage

Vanessa is a City Manager for UNATION and author of the Stuff to Do in Dallas City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Dallas area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinDallas on Instagram and Facebook.