What a crazy past week it has been! We hope you were all able to stay safe and warm. We’re so thankful this Texas winter storm has passed and we can finally enjoy the amazing events this city has to offer again!
Check out all the best things to do in Dallas and around town this week right here. There’s a lot going on, an upside down tea party, a monster truck show, a marathon, and so much more!
The Whiskey Spot: Whiskey Tasting, Mixology & Food Pairings
Good drinks, fine food, and all perfectly paired!
Expand your drink knowledge with other whiskey enthusiasts, sample some fine food chosen to complement each whiskey, and get a first-hand education in whiskey mixology. The Whiskey Spot will be serving a selection of Scottish, Irish, American, Canadian, and Japanese spirits as well as a variety of Scotches and Bourbons, all made from choice malts and grains.
🗓 FEB 26 | 7PM–9PM
📍 The Whiskey Spot | 1305 Wycliff Avenue #140, Dallas, 75207
Museum of Illusions Dallas
Unleash your inner curiosity at the Museum of Illusions in Dallas!
With over 80 exhibits as optical illusions, holograms, installations and interactive illusion rooms, the Museum of Illusions provides unique and tailored experiences for individuals, families, schools and other groups.
Test your sense of balance while navigating our Vortex Tunnel, release your inner Einstein while solving our Dilemma games, and be confounded by the laws of gravity and size ratio perception through our interactive Ames and Tilted rooms.
Book your tickets ahead of time!
FEB 26| 10AM–9PM
Museum of Illusions | 701 Ross Ave, Dallas, TX 75202
Calling all gearheads! America’s wildest monster truck show is coming to Mesquite!
You don’t want to miss this amazing chance to see giant national TV monster trucks including the world famous OUTLAW, 3-time world champion BEAR FOOT, the always crazy EL OSO LOCO, the legendary CAROLINA CRUSHER, and from Arizona, THE SHERIFF!
This is a great event for the whole family! Each show has a pre-show meet & greet pit party with a Kid’s fun zone. Kids can get up close to huge monster trucks and see the track where all the Monster Truck battles happen up close .
FEB 27 | 1PM–3PM | 7:30PM–9:30PM
Mesquite Arena | 101 Lawson Rd, Mesquite, Texas, 75181
Too Cold To Hold Half Marathon | 5K I 10K
Ready, Set, Go! It’s time to get moving!
What better way to start a Sunday morning than with a great run?! Join the Run Project for a 5K, 10K, half marathon or participate virtually from the comfort of your own home.
There will be FREE beer, great music, food trucks, and of course a gorgeous view of Forth Worth along the Trinity River!
FEB 27 | 6:30AM–12PM
Panther Island, Fort Worth | 395 Purcey St, Fort Worth, Texas, 76102
Upside Down Tea at Virgin Hotels Dallas
Boozy teapots and a morphing menu of creative finger foods!
This is for sure not your ordinary afternoon tea. Grab your gals and join the Virgin Hotels Dallas for a more unconventional afternoon tea experience. Enjoy traditional tea favorites in a unique way, with purveyors of boutique blended loose teas and a smattering of both sweet and elegant bites.
Make sure to RSVP to reserve a spot.
FEB 27| 3PM–5PM
Virgin Hotels Dallas | 1445 Turtle Creek Blvd, Dallas, Texas, 75207
More Things to Do in Dallas
Dallas Blooms: New England Week
The Plastic Cup Boyz
Flame Working: Heart Workshop
In-Person Class: Delicious Donuts
3 Mile Hike, Yoga and Brew
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.