Things to Do in Dallas
A Celebration of Singing
Dallas Symphony Chorus 40th Anniversary Concert
October 8, 2: 30 p.m.
Meyerson Symphony Center
This special anniversary concert showcases the extraordinary
talent of the Dallas Symphony Chorus under the baton of Joshua
Habermann. Admission is free. For more information, visit www.
Drawing Power: The Editorial Art of
Daily through October 22, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.
Dallas Historical Society, Hall of State at Fair Park
During his time as Dallas Morning News artist from 1905 to
1957, Knott produced more than 15,000 pieces. Dallas Historical
Society archives hold more than one third of this body of work,
including Knott’s most famous character, “Old Man Texas,”
which was devised in 1906 to symbolize rural Texas, honesty
in government, low taxes, and property ownership. For more
information, visit www.dallashistory.org/.
Styled with Poise: Figures in Japanese
Paintings and Prints
Daily through January 8, 2018, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.
Crow Collection of Asian Art
and virtuous deities
are presented in
in this exhibition
featuring figures in
Japanese art. The
exhibit displays art
from the Edo Period
(1603–1868), when a wide range of painting styles and significant developments in woodblock printmaking made visual art
accessible to many in Japan. For more information, visit http://
Picasso/Rivera: Still Life and the
Precedence of Form
Daily through November 5, 1 p.m.- 5 p.m.
A focused exhibition, “Picasso/Rivera: Still Life and Precedence
of Form” explores the story of spirited rivalry between Picasso
and Rivera through the lens of selected works by both renowned
artists. For more information, visit
Farmers Branch Market
Saturdays through October 28, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
The Grove at Mustang Crossing
Shop for the finest-quality local products at the Farmers Branch
Market. With a wide array of vendors offering seasonal favorites,
including produce, meats, eggs, baked goods, artisan foods, and
handmade arts and crafts, this market is sure to have something
for everyone. For more information or directions, google The
Grove Mustang Crossing.
Autumn at The Arboretum
Daily through November 22, 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.
The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden presents Autumn
at the Arboretum, one of the Southwest’s most picturesque fall
horticultural displays. The garden is a spectacular show of color,
with 4,500 of fall’s favorite flower—chrysanthemums—along
with 150,000 stunning, fall-blooming plants. For more information, visit www.dallasarboretum.org/.