Oct. 27 – Be Our Guest

The Dallas Children’s Theater presents the classic Disney fairytale, “Beauty and the Beast.” Catch the last performance of this tale as old as time.

Where: Dallas Children’s Theater, 5938 Skillman St.

Cost: $15-$40

Info: dct.org

Oct. 1 – The Great Pumpkin

Kick off October with a visit to the Arboretum’s Pumpkin Village. The display includes houses made from more than 90,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash. 

Where: Dallas Arboretum, 8525 Garland Road

Cost: Free with $15 admissions ticket

Info: dallasarboretum.org

Oct. 5 – Book Bargain

Support your local library and score some cheap books at the Lakewood Library Friends’ annual fundraiser. Thousands of gently used books and media will be available for purchase at discount prices.

Where: Lakewood Branch Library, 6121 Worth St. 

Cost: Free

Info: dallaslibrary2.org

Oct. 12 – Red River Rivalry

If you couldn’t snag a ticket to the Texas-Oklahoma football game, you can still yell “Hook ’em Horns” or “Boomer Sooner” in style at the Granada Theater. Watch the game on giant screens with concert-quality sound.

Where: Granada Theater, 3524 Greenville Ave.

Cost: $11

Info: granadatheater.com

Oct. 13 – Studio Showcase

Explore the places where art is created as you visit more than 50 studios. Guests are encouraged to talk to artists about ideas, processes and materials.

Where: White Rock area

Cost: Free

Info: whiterockartists.com

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