Things To Do Around DFW: Valentine's Weekend

Oprah's 2020 Vision: Your Life in Focus Tour
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Check out some of the fun things to do around DFW and North Texas for the Valentine's Day holiday weekend:


William Shatner - Wrath Of Khan

It's considered one of the best Star Trek films with the original cast, "Star Trek II:  The Wrath of Khan.  On Saturday at the Toyota Music Factory, you can watch that film with Captain Kirk himself, William Shatner.  After the screening of the film, he'll take part in a Q&A session with the fans.  He'll talk about his amazing 50 year career in show business.  

Where:  The Pavilion at Toyota Music Factory, 300 West Las Colinas Boulevard, Irving

When :  February 15th, 2020

Cost:     $49.95 and up

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Oprah's 2020 Vision: Your Life in Focus

You can spend the day with Oprah in Dallas Saturday.  She'll be at the American Airlines Center to motivate audiences to make 2020 the year of renewal as part of her Your Life in Focus tour.

Where: American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Ave, Dallas

When: February 15th, 2020

Cost:   $75 - $299

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Sesame Street Live! 

Elmo, Big Bird and the gang are making some magic in Frisco this weekend. Sesame Street Live! Make Your Magic is bringing one of the world's most famous streets to North Texas. The interactive, musical extravaganza will kick off Friday at the Ford Center in Frisco. 

Where: Ford Center, 9 Cowboys Way in Frisco

When: February 14 - 16, 2020 

Cost: Tickets range from $29 to $39

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North Texas Comic Book Show

The big event is happening Saturday and Sunday at the Irving Convention comic artists and comic dealers...there's even a Cosplay contest.  Kids 12 and under get in free.

Where: Irving Convention Center, 500 West Las Colinas Boulevard, Irving

When: February 15th-16th, 2020

Cost: tickets $20-$25

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TCHAIKOVSKY’S Romeo & Juliet

Here's a perfect way to celebrate Valentine's Weekend - romance your sweetheart with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, as they present Tchaikovsky's Romeo and Juliet.  If you want make it extra special, the DSO is also offering a Valentine's add-on special at Saturday evening's performance.

Where: Meyerson Symphony Center, 2301 Flora Street Dallas

When: February 13th - 16th, 2020

Cost: tickets $57 - $159

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Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds

Charm your Valentine with the smooth grooves of R-and-B icon Babyface. He's playing the Theatre at Grand Prairie Saturday night.  And opening for Babyface - Tamia and El Debarge.

Where: The Theatre at Grand Prairie,  1001 Performance Place, Grand Prairie

When:  February 15th, 2020

Cost:    tickets  $49.75 - $119.75

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Dark Hour Haunted House 

If chocolates and roses aren't your style try taking your sweetheart to Dark Hour Haunted House's LOV3 NVR DIES Valentine's Weekend haunt. An army of the undead is sure to make your date snuggle close as the two of you navigate a zombie riddled, post-apocalyptic wasteland. Talk about a bloody valentine. 

Where: Dark Hour Haunted House, 701 Taylor Drive in Plano  

When: February 14 and 15

Cost: Tickets are $30 to $85

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The Original Fort Worth Gun Show

They call it the biggest gun show in Texas.  The weekend event includes over 1200 tables where the public is invited to buy, sell or trade

Where: Will Rogers Center, 3401 Burnett Tandy, Fort Worth

When: February 15th and 16th, 2020

Cost: (cash) - GA $10, Weekend Passes $15, Kids 11 and under and Uniformed Peace Officers Free

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PBR Winstar World Casino & Resort Global Cup

Are you going through rodeo withdrawal now that the 2020 Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo is over? If so, you have another chance to catch some exciting bull riding action! The WinStar World Casino and Resort PBR Global USA Cup is Saturday and Sunday at AT&T Stadium. 

Where: AT&T Stadium, Arlington

When: February 15-16, 2020

Cost: Tickets start at $15

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