There are so many exciting things to do in Dallas this weekend! You definitely don’t want to miss them!
From experiencing the Perot Museum during after hours, to sipping and shopping your way around Downtown McKinney, to enjoying a free movie screening at Klyde Warren Park, to digging out your favorite 70s outfit and joining the party at Addison Park, to spending some quality time with your dad. This weekend is going to be so FUN!
Make sure to check out our The Best Things to Do for Father’s Day in Dallas guide to find all the best things to do to celebrate your dad, and all the father figures in your life this weekend, plus some last minute local gift ideas.
Events This Weekend
Always wanted to go to the Perot Museum during after hours?
Thursdays on Tap at The Perot is a super fun series at the Perot Museum of Nature and Science. You can join every Thursday from 6-9PM to experience the museum after hours with a 21+ crowd and enjoy live music, drinks a and food trucks from local businesses.
This week you get to enjoy Halal Mother Truckers, Cuates Kitchen, Celestial Beer, and live music by Matt Brooks. Additionally, you’ll get full access to all exhibit halls—including, for a limited time only, The Science of Guinness World Records exhibition.
Tickets are $15 for members and $25 for non-members.
🗓 JUN 17 | 6PM–9PM
📍 Perot Museum of Nature and Science | 2201 N Field St, Dallas, Texas, 75201
Sip and stroll through McKinney!
Let’s have some good times while supporting McKinney’s small businesses this weekend! Join the McKinney Craft and Beer Walk, directing you through a tasty beer journey through Downtown McKinney. Get delicious cold craft beer at 20 different locations while shopping local businesses.
🗓 JUN 19 | 12PM–7PM
📍 Historic Downtown McKinney | 202 S Chestnut St, McKinney, Texas, 75069
It’s time for another Movie in the Park!
Pack up your lawn chairs or a blanket, get your friends together and find the best place on the lawn at Klyde Warren Park to enjoy the screening of Ferris Buller’s Day Off. Of course, you will also be able to enjoy tasty food from some of your favorite Dallas food trucks. What are you waiting for? Let the fun begin!
🗓 JUN 19 | 7PM–9PM
📍 Klyde Warren Park | 1909 Woodall Rodgers Fwy, Dallas, Texas, 75201
Step back into the 70s this weekend!
Nights under the stares in Addison have never been better! Join another Addison After Dark celebration, dig out your best 70s outfit, listen to live music from Le Freak and Silent Rumor Band, sip on a delicious Raspberry Wine Sparkling Cocktail, and take a fab dance lesson from Studio 22. BONUS: In-N-Out Burger® will be giving FREE burger meals to the first 1000 guests!
🗓 JUN 19 | 7PM–10PM
📍 Addison Circle Park | 4970 Addison, Texas, 75001
Celebrate dad Jaxon style!
Spend some quality time with your dad at Jaxon Beer Garden this weekend. Enjoy Texas-sized specials, live music, cold beer, and dad’s favorite food while hanging out at the lawn in the Discovery District. They’re offering special tailgate packages starting at $120, featuring a 5-pack mixed beer, 1Ib brisket, 1Ib pork, a variety of sides, and delicious banana pudding. Orders end JUN 17 at 5PM.
Need some more ideas for Father’s day?! We’ve curated a list of the best things to do for Father’s Day in Dallas to celebrate dad, plus a list of local shops for some gift ideas.
🗓 JUN 20 | 11AM–2PM
📍 Jaxon Beer Garden | 311 S Akard St, Dallas, Texas, 75202
Shop Local Businesses This Weekend
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.