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Friday, September 26, 2014

This Weekend Nearby Museum Tower Dallas: September 26-28

Welcome, weekend. Oh, how we have wistfully longed for your arrival. Now that you are finally here, it is high time to step out and about to enjoy another wonderful, relaxing break in the city. Allow Museum Tower Dallas to present our choice selections for spending this last weekend in September:

State Fair of Texas
State Fair of Texas
September 26 through October 19
10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Fair Park
4.2 Miles from Museum Tower Dallas

The much anticipated and celebrated, State Fair of Texas, is back and better than ever. Can you feel the excitement in the air? This year's theme is "Deep in the Heart of Texans" and we couldn't be more pleased - yet another reason to revel in our Texas pride. Head out to Fair Park for the famous fried foods (funnel cake and corndogs, anyone?), the family fun and endless entertainment. Oh, did we mention that there is also a dapper, freshly outfitted Big Tex to greet you? Rumor has it, the big guy has some new moves up his sleeve too. With thrilling rides, the midway, dog shows, wine tastings, a celebrity chef kitchen, football and more, the State Fair of Texas truly offers something for everyone. Don't miss out! For tickets and more information look here.

Spectrum Dance Theater
TITAS Presents: Spectrum Dance Theater + Donald Byrd
September 27
8:00 p.m.
Winspear Opera House
0.3 Miles from Museum Tower Dallas

One of the dance world's most important contemporary choreographers, Donald Byrd's "LOVE" is a must see. Described by Seattle Times as "the purest possible match of music and movement" and as "a work of stunning beauty," the show is an exquisite portrayal of the depth of emotions and relationships. Beautiful dancers, well-trained, and gorgeous, meticulously planned choreography makes Spectrum Dance a remarkable addition to your weekend agenda. Stroll over to Winspear Opera House for an incredible show. Tickets are available here.

Fiesta Latinoamericana
Fiesta Latinoamericana!
September 28
11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Klyde Warren Park
187 Feet from Museum Tower Dallas

Spice up your weekend with the eighth annual Fiesta Latinoamericana, a cultural celebration that is fun (and free) for the whole family. Put on by the DFW International Community Alliance, the festival will feature two stages for Latino dance and music, art displays, a sports zone, delicious food trucks, and even a parade of the nations! A celebration of one of the most vibrant and colorful cultures, this event promises to be a day filled with unique learning opportunities, exciting activities and most importantly, the spirit of a true fiesta!