4 - 7, 2010 – AAA Texas 500 Sprint Cup Series (Fort Worth, TX)
The Longhorn 350k Camping World Truck Series practice and qualifying followed by the O'Reilly Auto Parts Challenge Nationwide Series practice and qualifying. November 5, holds the AAA Texas 500 Sprint Cup Series practice and qualifying followed by the Longhorn 350k Camping World Truck Series race. On November 6, AAA Texas 500 Sprint Cup Series final practice and O'Reilly Auto Parts Challenge Nationwide Series race and to finish the weekend, the AAA Texas 500 Sprint Cup Series race. Visit
for complete race details or call (817)215-8500.
Nov. 6 - Dec.
26, 2009 -
Stockyards Championship Rodeo (Fort Worth, TX)
Stockyards Championship Rodeo every Friday & Saturday Night in
November through December 27, 2008 at the Historic Cowtown Coliseum provides family fun with traditional Rodeo Events: Bull Riding, Saddle Bronc Riding, Bareback Riding, Tie Down Roping, Team Roping, Breakaway Roping, Barrel Racing.
Details may be found at www.cowtowncoliseum.com
Nov. 6 - 7, 2009
- 42nd Annual Southwest Swap Meet (Arlington, TX)
Established in 1968, we are the oldest, continuously run swap meet in Texas dedicated to antique cars and parts. Gates open for general admission 6:30am Friday.
FREE admission and free parking to the public. For more information, visit
Nov. 6 - 8, 2009
- 4th Annual Romanian Food Festival (Colleyville, TX)
Saint Mary’s Romanian Orthodox Church is pleased to announce the 4th Edition of the Romanian Food Festival, November 6th-8th 2009, a unique opportunity for Dallas Fort Worth locals to savor the exotic flavors of an old Eastern European cuisine. There will be many attractions for visitors of all
ages. Children will have fun with lots of games, face painting, dancing, a petting zoo, and other fun activities.
Complete information about the festival and live shows program is available online at
Nov. 6 - 8, 2009
- Battle for Myers Landing (McKinney, TX)
The battle for Myers' Landing is a Civil War Re-enactment hosted by the North Texas History Center with help from the Collin County Historical Commission and the Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp #1588 of Plano. The purpose of the event is three-fold: to offer a venue to all those who share a love of reenacting; to educate the public about the Civil War era; and to raise funds for the North Texas History Center. The event will be a three day program of living history from the period of 1860 – 1865 in North Texas, for the entertainment and education of both children and adults. We will present
many aspects of life in the Civil War Era. For complete
details to this event, location, and times, please visit them at www.cw.northtexashistorycenter.org
Nov. 7, 2009 – Speedway Children’s Charities Live NASCAR Memorabilia Auction
(Fort Worth, TX)
Grab a piece of NASCAR history at the Live NASCAR Memorabilia Auction! Located in The Village of Champions immediately following the O'Reilly Challenge NASCAR Nationwide Series race. The auction is open to the public and everyone is welcome.
Details at texas.speedwaycharities.org/events
Nov. 7, 2009 -
4th Annual Dallas-Ft. Worth Brain Tumor Walk (Fort Worth,
Help fight brain tumors at the 4th Annual DFW Brain Tumor Society's 5k walk/fun run, which will take place Saturday, Nov. 7, at Trinity Park in Ft. Worth. Registration 8-9 a.m. Short program at 9 followed by the walk. Fun activities for kids! $15 for ages 6-17, $25 for ages 18+. Proceeds benefit brain tumor research and care for patients. Location: Trinity Park -- 2100 River Drive, Ft. Worth. To register or for more information, visit
Nov 7, 2009 - 5th Annual Texas Bison Expo
(Fort Worth, TX)
Join the Texas Bison Association and hundreds of bison enthusiasts at the 2009 Texas Bison Expo. Event features exhibitors from the bison industry, buffalo products, informative seminars on raising bison, the World Championship Buffalo Burger Challenge, and much more. Free admission. Location: Stockyards Station, Fort Worth. For details, go to
Nov. 7, 2009 -
2009 On Target For A Cure (Irving,
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s North Texas Chapter 2009 On Target For A Cure - Sporting Clays Tournament. Join us for a day filled with food, fun and good
ol' fashioned competition, while supporting the Society's mission to cure leukemia, lymphoma and
myeloma. The event allows shooters of all ability levels to participate in many exciting activities throughout the tournament. Four shooters per team; Teams will shoot 100 targets from 12 stations; Lunch, event T-shirt, hat and ammo will be provided for all participants; Individuals 18 years of age are welcome to participate if accompanied by an adult.
Details on this event may be found at www.leukemia-lymphoma.org
or contact Michelle Northcutt at 972-996-5912 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Nov. 7, 2009 - Arbor Day Run and Celebration
Calling all walkers, joggers, runners and tree huggers to help us save the planet by participating in the Plano Parks Foundation’s inaugural Arbor Day Run and Celebration at 8:30 AM on Saturday, November 7th 2009 at the Oak Point Park and Nature Preserve! The 5K/10K fun run is a great opportunity for you, your friends, coworkers and family to do something healthy together as well as help keep Plano Parks beautiful! The Arbor Day Run is more than just another race but a celebration of trees, healthy living, the outdoors and keeping Plano Green. Along with the fun run you will be proud to participate in North Texas’ greenest race as we celebrate the planting of tree with a festival of music, fun and entertainment for everybody.
Details at www.arbordayrun.com
Nov. 10 -
- Lone Star International Film Festival (Fort Worth, TX)
The Lone Star International Film Festival, Fort Worth in Sundance Square hosted by the Lone Star Film Society, is a year round series of programs culminating in a five day celebration of cinema in mid-November. The festival’s purpose is to showcase artistically and culturally significant films and provide educational forums in which filmmakers and enthusiasts can learn more about the art and business of cinema. After a hugely successful inaugural year, LSIFF 2010 promises to be one of the premier cultural events in Fort Worth.
www.lsiff.com or at www.lonestarfilmsociety.com
12 - 15, 2009 - Dallas Dance Festival
You are cordially invited to the dance event that has come to be known as the "Dress Rehearsal" for World's. In 2009, we will again provide the Annual Wayne Bonham Memorial Scholarship to the top Male & Female AM's and will provide some of the best workshops and instructors available in North America. The Dallas Dance Festival is a fully sanctioned UCWDC event. We will offer a full range of programs including Couples and Line; Couples, Swing and Hustle Pro-Am, Teams and Line Pro-Am and Lots of Open Dancing. In addition, the normal fee charged for Competitor Scores has been waived and will be provided to competitors at no additional cost. The 2009 Dallas Dance Festival will be held November 12th - 15th, 2009 and will be held at the fantastic Sheraton Grand Hotel (@DFW Airport) located at 4440 W John Carpenter Freeway Irving, Texas . For reservations, call (800)558-6879 or visit
12, 2009 - Jan. 3, 2010 - ICE! and Lone Star Christmas (Grapevine,
The thrilling, chilling, one-of-a-kind holiday attraction ICE! returns to Gaylord Texan Resort for the 2009 Christmas season... and this time, we're bringing one of the country's most-loved children's tales — the Dr. Seuss classic, How The Grinch Stole Christmas! This icy attraction is part of Gaylord Texan's annual Lone Star Christmas celebration, which includes a wide variety of holiday events and activities. This year, ICE! tells the story of The Grinch by recreating cherished scenes from the book in intricately carved, larger-than-life, interactive ice sculptures set in a walk-through world of ice. Some of the sculptures weigh in at more than two tons each. From The Grinch's frozen mountaintop lair... to the 20-foot-high ice slides... to built-in photo opportunity stops... right down to the picturesque Who-ville, complete with smoking chimneys and feasting Whos... ICE! Returning to the Dallas/Ft. Worth area for its sixth season, our 2009 Lone Star Christmas is bringing back fan favorites, including a 50-foot rotating Christmas tree, magical train sets, a life-sized gingerbread house, and 1.5 million twinkling lights. For more information visit
13 & 14, 2009 - Texas Stampede Pro Rodeo Tour (Dallas, TX)
Texas Stampede rides back into the American Airlines Center November 13 – 14 to host the Wrangler ProRodeo Tour Championship benefiting Children's Medical Center The Tom Thumb Texas Stampede showcases the best of the best! Come see top professional rodeo contestants compete for their share of one of the largest purses in the sport. This is big time, championship invitational rodeo right here in Dallas at American Airlines Center Don't miss your chance to see world champions past, present and future. Events include Bull Riding, Saddle Bronc Riding, Bareback Riding,Barrel Racing and the Team Roping Classic Series. Concert artist will be announced at a later date Details to this events may be found at
Nov. 13 -
15, 2009 - 42nd Annual
Greek Festival of Fort Worth (Fort
The 42nd Annual Greek Festival of Fort Worth will be held at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Fort Worth featuring Greek food, Greek dancing, and live Greek music. Taste wonderful homemade Greek food and learn to dance as the Greeks do! Wonderful culture for the entire family. For details of this festival, please visit
Nov. 13 -
15, 2009 - 33rd
Annual Lakewood Home Festival (Dallas, TX)
The Lakewood Home Festival is a fun weekend that features several fabulous homes in the Lakewood neighborhood. For 33 years, the Lakewood Early Childhood PTA has been sponsoring this event that has raised more than $500,000 for Lakewood Elementary, J L Long Middle School, and Woodrow Wilson High School in the last 5 years alone. For features, dates and times, please visit
Nov. 13 - 15, 2009 - 29th annual Cycle World
Motorcycle Show (Dallas, TX)
The Cycle World International Motorcycle Shows are set to take over 11 cities during the 29th annual nationwide tour. This cross-country motorcycle extravaganza allows motorcycle riders, gear heads and new bikers from California to New York to get an up-close look at more than 500 new model motorcycles including street bikes, dirt bikes, fuel efficient bikes, cruisers, scooters, ATVs,
UTVs, watercraft and more from the major manufacturers. The Cycle World International Motorcycle Shows will also feature the latest gear and accessories, new rider programs, demo rides, informative seminars, interactive entertainment and more. Details may be found at motorcycleshows.com