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The Top 10 Things To Do This Week In Dallas & Collin County

Plan your week of January 22 – 25, 2024
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Whether you love music, a delectable meal paired with fine wine, business networking, or laugh-out-loud comedy, this week in North Texas will have you covered on all fronts. Take a look at some of our favorite options and gather your friends and family to enjoy them together.

Don't forget to scroll all the way down to see our local picks for must-go upcoming events and our weekly recommendations for where to eat and drink this week.

Come right in because here's the only list you need!

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Monday Night Karaoke

When: January 22, 2024 | 6:00 p.m.
Where: Lexus Box Garden at Legacy Hall | 7800 Windrose Ave, Plano
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Hosted by the Unlawful Taproom on the third floor of Lexus Box Garden at Legacy Hall, karaoke night invites you to unleash your vocal prowess. Gather your friends, arrive early and indulge in a culinary feast from the diverse options offered by nearly 20 eateries. Also, remember to pair your performance with a refreshing craft beer from the on-site brewery, Unlawful Assembly Brewing Co!

Calaboose Singer Songwriter Series: Slade Coulter & Brian Chance

When: January 25, 2024 | 7:30 p.m.
Where: Frisco Heritage Center | 6455 Page St, Frisco
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On January 25, experience the soulful melodies of Slade Coulter and Brian Chance at the Calaboose singer songwriter series. Depending on the weather, This event unfolds outdoors on the Heritage Center lawn or inside the beautiful Depot. Bring your friends and coolers, and immerse yourself in the unique storytelling and original music blend. Take advantage of this opportunity to support free live music in Frisco.

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Chamber Works Networking Event

When: January 25, 2024 | 7:00 to 9:00 a.m.
Where: Strikz Entertainment | 8789 Lebanon Rd, Frisco
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On January 25, 2024, from 7:00 to 9:00 a.m., join the vibrant Chamber Works networking event at Strikz Entertainment. Begin your morning with breakfast and networking at 7:00 a.m., followed by a 5-minute presentation from the breakfast sponsor at 7:30 a.m. Attendees get a chance for a 30-second business commercial. Connect with 80-100 business owners, share insights and build valuable connections. There is no need to register.

Hannah Lee Album Release Concert

When: January 25, 2024 | 6:30 p.m.
Where: Courtyard Theater | 1509 H Avenue, Plano
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Join local singer-songwriter Hannah Lee at the Courtyard Theater, 1509 H Avenue in Plano, on January 25, 2024, at 6:30 p.m. You can experience an enchanting evening with friends and family as she performs original music from her much-anticipated album Bluebonnets. Also, listen to an exceptional performance by Sydney Andrea, adding another layer of musical magic to the night.

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Prime Rib Thursday Special At Jasper's

When: January 25, 2024 | 4 to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Jasper’s | 1251 State St #950, Richardson
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On January 25, 2024, from 4:00 to 9:00 p.m., savor the exquisite 12 oz prime rib and a loaded baked potato for $28 at Jasper’s, located at 1251 State St #950 in Richardson. Also, consider further elevating your dining experience with select bottles of wine at half price when you indulge in this delectable prime rib special available every Thursday.

Not Ready: A Night Of Comedy & Storytelling

When: January 25, 2024 | 7:30 to 9:00 p.m.
Where: The Art Centre Theatre | 1400 Summit Ave Suite E, Plano
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Join in the laughter this week at the Art Centre Theatre in Plano as comedian Louie Centanni delivers a heartwarming mix of stand-up comedy and storytelling. Reflect on life's significant moments and the perpetual question of being ready. Known for his relatable humor about childhood, aging, marriage and the quirks of life, Louie offers an evening of laughs and introspection.

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Cakebread Cellars 50th Anniversary Wine Dinner

When: January 25, 2024 | 4:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Where: Truluck's | 7161 Bishop Rd ste g 1, Plano

Indulge in an extraordinary culinary journey at Truluck's on January 25. You can celebrate Cakebread Cellars' 50th Anniversary with an exclusive wine dinner experience. Delight in remarkable pairings, including crab ravioli, duck leg confit terrine, coffee-blackstrap molasses braised short rib and a decadent chocolate gianduja mousse dome for dessert. Reserve your seat for this unforgettable four-course dinner at $350 per person.

World Of Barbie

When: January 22, 2024 to January 31, 2024 | See the full schedule
Where: Stonebriar Centre | 2601 Preston Rd, Frisco

Get ready to embark on a Barbie adventure at Stonebriar Centre this week, and immerse yourself in Barbie's world as you explore her iconic Dreamhouse, relax in the full-size DreamCamper van by West Coast Customs, journey to intergalactic destinations on the Barbie interstellar rocket, record your masterpiece in Barbie sound studio and revisit Barbie dolls spanning over six decades of fun!

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Sensing Deep Space: Pandora's Cluster

When: January 22 to February 4, 2024 | 1:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Where: Eisemann Center | 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson
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Embark on a celestial journey at the Eisemann Center with Sensing Deep Space: Pandora's Cluster. Created by the nonprofit SciArt Exchange in collaboration with the University of Texas at Dallas, this immersive installation transforms the distant wonders of Pandora's Cluster into a multisensory experience. Fusing cutting-edge technologies, artistry and science, the exhibit, funded by The Eisemann Edge Initiative, opened its doors on January 6, 2024.

Dinosaurs Live! Life-Size Animatronic Dinosaurs Exhibit

When: January 23, 2024, to February 19, 2024 | See the full schedule
Where: Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary | 6121 W Park Blvd B216, Plano
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The Dinosaurs Live! The Life-Size Animatronic Dinosaurs exhibit is at McKinney's Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary. Travel back along a half-mile trail with lifelike animatronic dinosaurs. They come alive, moving and roaring, offering an enthralling experience and fascinating facts about herbivorous and carnivorous dinosaurs. Enjoy interactive elements, a photo-op with a tyrannosaurus rex and an outdoor fossil dig.

Even More Great Things To Do This Week In Dallas & Collin County

High Society At Angelika Plano
When: January 22, 2024 | 7:00 p.m.
Where: African American Museum | 7205 Bishop Rd E-6, Plano
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DeGolyer House Historical Tours
When: January 22 to 31, 2024 | See the full schedule
Where: The Dallas Arboretum | 8525 Garland Road, Dallas
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Mayer Hawthorn At The Echo Lounge & Music Hall
When: January 23, 2024 | 7:00 p.m.
Where: The Echo Lounge & Music Hall | 1323 N. Stemmons Fwy, Dallas

2024 Frosty Cup: Sioux Falls vs Dubuque
When: January 25, 2024 | 7:05 p.m.
Where: Comerica Center | 2601 Avenue of the Stars, Frisco

Heath Harmison At The Plano House Of Comedy
When: January 25, 2024 | See the full schedule
The Plano House of Comedy | 7301 Lone Star Dr, Plano
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The Holistic Festival Of Life

When: January 27 to 28, 2024 | See the full schedule
Where: The Plano Nature & Retreat Center | 5901 Los Rios Blvd, Plano

Immerse yourself in a holistic experience at The Holistic Festival of Life, where you can connect with wellness businesses, participate in rejuvenating yoga sessions led by top teachers in the DFW Area and indulge in cultural dance and live world music. Also, take a nature walk, guiding you in meditation around the lake or explore the transformative power of meditation and sound healing to manifest a fulfilling life.

Wine Walk At Watters Creek

When: February 3, 2024 | 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
Where: Watters Creek |  970 Garden Park Dr, Allen


On February 3, 2024, from 2:00 to 5:00 p.m., immerse yourself in the PalEntines sip and shop wine walk at Watters Creek. Gather your best pal for a delightful afternoon featuring over 12 wine stops, accompanied by treats and sweets at various locations. Register at 945 Garden Park Drive, and know that proceeds contribute to the American Heart Association's Go Red for Women Campaign.

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The Eisemann Center Presents Broadway Singer And Leading Man Brian Stokes

When: February 24, 2024 | 8:00 p.m.
Where: The Eisemann Center | 2351 Performance Drive, Richardson

Experience the enchanting performance of Broadway singer and leading man Brian Stokes Mitchell on February 24. The event takes place at The Eisemann Center. Brian Stokes Mitchell, a Tony Award winner, is celebrated as the last leading man by The New York Times. Enjoy this captivating evening of Broadway magic. Tickets are available for purchase, and the performance will be a memorable showcase of Mitchell's extraordinary talent.