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Be the Dinosaur at the Grapevine Convention and Visitors Bureau is now through September 18. Step into the world of 65 million+ years ago in this groundbreaking fusion of state-of-the-art video game technology and traditional exhibits, featuring full-size dinosaur bones, a paleontology field station, a Safari Jeep and more.

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QuakeCon is at the Hilton Anatole this weekend (August 4-7). QuakeCon is a non-stop, four-day celebration of video games…the ultimate video games festival that is FREE and open to the public.

The Dallas Comic Show is at the Richardson Convention Center Saturday and Sunday (8/6-7). This deal features comic book and media guests, costumed characters, gaming and Anime content. You can meet actor Adam Baldwin (Predator 2, The Patriot, and My Bodyguard) Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca) Judge Reinhold (Fast Times at Ridgemont High, Beverly Hills Cop) among others.

The North Dallas Toy Show is Saturday August 6 at Valley View Center.

Korn and Rob Zombie are playing Gexa tonight. (August 4)

Culture Club is playing the Verizon tomorrow night. (Friday August 5).

Also tomorrow night, (8/5) “Suicide Squad” opens in theaters.

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The Master of Funk Tour is at Music Hall at Fair Park Saturday night (8/6). We are talking The Barkays, Con Funk Shun and the Ohio Players.

Check out the “Make America Rock Again” festival Monday night ( 8/7) at Gas Monkey Live. It is Trapt, Saliva, Saving Abel, 12 Stones and Tantric. I feel like I am back in 2004 again.

Enjoy the outdoors and save some money doing it. It is August Dollar Days at the Dallas Arboretum.

Kick off this year’s DFW Restaurant Week with a Food and Wine Festival!  It’s a two night festival at Main Street Garden, August 12th and 13th featuring food from the some of the best restaurants in DFW along with live music and other entertainment.   Go to DFWrestaurantweek.com for more details and ticket information”

Johnny Lee is playing Arlington Music Hall Saturday August 6.

Check out Urban Cowboy on 35 MM and a really cool Honky Tonkin After Party at the Texas Theater Friday August 5.

 

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