Holidays are around the corner, and social calendars are filling up fast. If you find yourself with some free time or need a break from holiday prep, check out what’s happening in Dallas this month!
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Autumn at the Arboretum
When: Now – Nov 25
Where: Dallas Arboretum
Price: $10 – $15 (special pricing for children and seniors)
Go because … strolling through Pumpkin Village, created with more than 75,000 pumpkins, squash and gourds, is the perfect way to spend a chilly fall day (hi, family photo ops). Check out Dallas Arboretum’s website for activities, events and deals during the festival.
Witherspoon Distillery Tour
When: Fridays at 4 p.m. & Saturdays at 11 a.m., 1 p.m., 3 p.m. & 5 p.m.
Where: Witherspoon Distillery
Price: $10, reserve ahead online
Go because … you’ll get a behind-the-scenes look at how this local, Lewisville distillery produces four premium spirits that stay true to traditional distilling. And what’s a tour without tastings? Each guided tour includes a full tasting of Witherspoon’s products and rum cake.
Break Burger Boundaries
When: Month of November (Snuffer’s); Now – Nov 15 (Hopdoddy)
Where: Snuffer’s, Hopdoddy
Price: $9 – $12
Go because … sometimes you need a little more than cheese and ketchup on your burger. This month, we’re thankful Snuffer’s is loading up a turkey burger with holiday favorites like cranberry sauce, stuffing and Swiss cheese for their Burger of the Month. Hopdoddy is giving a nod to the North with a special Poutine Burger. This Canadian Classic burger is topped with fries, gravy, cheddar cheese, caramelized onions and a fried egg. Grab your stretchy pants.
Josh Abbott Band Free Show & CD Signing
When: November 10; 11:45 a.m.
Where: The Rustic
Go because … to celebrate the release of JAB’s latest album, the Texas Country band will play an acoustic show, with a CD signing to follow. Live music + The Rustic’s lunch menu = perfect excuse for a midday break.
Celebrate Veterans Day with Dallas Restaurants
When: November 11
Where: El Fenix, Snuffer’s, & Bread Winners
Price: Free for Veterans
Go because … Dallas restaurants are showing their gratitude to those who have served our country by serving up complimentary meals this Veteran’s Day. By showing a Military ID, veterans can receive the following deals: Snuffers- free cheeseburger; El Fenix- free entree from Veterans Day menu; Bread Winners- complimentary entree.
Henry’s Majestic 007 Golden Dinner
When: November 18, 7 p.m.
Where: Henry’s Majestic
Price: $75/person; reservations required, call (469) 893-9400
Go because … one of our favorite Dallas spots is paying tribute to the world’s sexiest secret agent with a four-course dinner complete with cocktail pairings inspired by the classic films. Reserve your seat soon for this journey of the mind and the palate.
When: November 28, 7 – 10 p.m.
Where: Random Art Gallery
Price: $29; tickets here
Go because … you can dance, drink and get sugared up on delicious local bites from LaLa’s Cakes, Miss Naughty Brownie and Joy Macarons. The event will feature live music and an open bar, and a portion of the proceeds will help provide socks and cookies for the homeless.