When: Saturday, March 2, 2013 from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m. crafts and activities in the Children's Area Project Transformation Book Drive. 11 a.m. Story time with the Cat in the Hat
Where: Barnes & Noble NorthPark, 7700 West Northwest Hwy. Dallas, Texas 75225; Barnes & Noble Plano, 2201 Preston Road, Suite E Plano, Texas 75093.
Casa Mañana Theatre is located in the heart of the Cultural District at 3101 West Lancaster Avenue, Fort Worth, TX 76107. Box Office: 817-332-2272. Hours: Monday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
What: The largest floral festival in the south with over 500,000 blooming plants. Say goodbye to record snowfalls and welcome the spring by visiting the Arboretum. Make a play date for Mommy & Me Mondays and Tiny Tot Tuesdays with interactive outdoor activities. See schedule for petting zoos, face painting, photos and Rain Plan indoor activities.
When: March 2 through April 7, 2013
Where: Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, 8525 Garland Rd., Dallas, TX 75218. 214-515-6500
March 2-3: Six Flags Over Texas Opens for 2013 Season
Celebrating its 51st year, Six Flags Over Texas opens March 2-3, 2013. It's open weekends until mid-May (except for Spring Break week)!
When: Opening Weekend is March 2-3, 2013.
Six Flags Over Texas, 2201 East Road to 6 Flags, Arlington, TX. 817-640-8900
March 2-3: Beauty LiveGalleria Dallas celebrates the beauty in every woman as Beauty Live returns to the famed shopping center March 2-3, 2013. It's a whirlwind weekend of non-stop fun with celebrity appearances, pro stylists, national makeup artists, makeovers and giveaways.
Beauty Live showcases all the top trends in beauty with dozens of events and activities. Enjoy continuous demonstrations on a beauty stage featuring an enormous plasma monitor and showcasing some of the top cosmetic and beauty experts in the world.
Galleria Dallas, located at I-635/LBJ Freeway and the North Dallas Tollway.
March 7: Bishop Arts District Wine WalkSip and shop this 1st Thursday at the Bishop Arts District Wine Walk! Visit participating shops for a tasting of various wines and cocktails. $10 gets you a glass. The event runs from 6-9 p.m.
What: The Home and Garden Show makes the move to Arlington and will partner with Cowboys Stadium to produce The Great Big Texas Home Show. Several celebrities from HGTV and other designers and home organizers will be on hand to give you tips and more. Tickets are $15 adults, $6 children ages 6-12, free 5 and under.
When: March 8-10, 2013
Where: Cowboys Stadium, One Legends Way, Arlington, TX
Saturday, March 9 is WFAA Family First Day 11 am – 5 pm; free admission to Chagall: Beyond Color. Drop by the Art Spot in C3 and find Crackers, the four-legged family member in the sculpture Family Portrait 1963 by Martin Delabano. Create a sculpture of your pet or create an imaginary pet pal for Crackers at the Art Spot, or use the sketching materials and try your hand at drawing.
It's great because you can enjoy free general admission at the DMA. Spring Break week is from Sunday, March 10 through Late Night on Friday March 15 (The Museum is closed on Monday). Check out the "Come Fly With Me-Kite Making Workshop" with Amie Adelman on Tuesday March 12, 2013 11 a.m. 2 p.m. Family friendly activities will be offered daily from 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. On Friday, March 15 enjoy Late Night where the DMA is open until midnight.
Where: Dallas Museum of Art, 1717 North Harwood, Dallas, TX 75201. 214-922-1200.