Dallas January 2023

Dallas January 2023 Events

Dallas January 2023 Events

Dallas In January May Be Cold But It's Still Fun

Average temperature low and high: 37°-56°
January is a fairly dry month in Dallas, but temperatures can be fickle, so plan on wearing layers.  Despite the weather, there are plenty of fun activities, indoor and outdoor, to do around the city, and because it's the off-season, the most popular attractions won't be overcrowded.  Whether you choose to commune with nature during a hike or stay cozy indoors at a museum, you're sure to have a great time.

January Event Calendar

Annual Smooth Jazz New Year Day-Day Party

Annual Smooth Jazz New Year Day-Day Party

Transition into the New Year in the smoothest way possible, featuring live performances by the Natural Change Jazz band. The Annual Smooth Jazz New Year Day-Day Party will also feature tunes from World Famous TDK, 3 full-service cash bars, and catered food. This event is for adults ages 30 and up; make sure to dress sharp in business casual attire. Tickets start at $25 for admission only and $45 for admission and food. Table packages and deals are also available. You can purchase them and find more info online. 

Jersey Boys

Visit the beautiful Music Hall at Fair Park and check out the dazzling musical Jersey Boys. The performance tells the story of a boyband with four members inventing their unique sound and selling millions of records worldwide. Bring along the family to this beautiful venue during the holiday season. Get your tickets.

Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo

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Don't miss this legendary rodeo show that's been going on since 1896. In addition to the main rodeo excitement and competitions, there will also be livestock and horse shows, kid-friendly activities and exhibits, live music, carnival activities, shopping, food, and more. The event spans 23 days, so there's plenty of time to catch the action. Tickets start at $29 and can be purchased here. 


If you enjoy history and hip-hop, don't miss the chance to see the two put together in one of the nation's most popular musicals, "Hamilton." Learn all about Alexander Hamilton and U.S. history through Lin Manuel Miranda's musical genius at Bass Performance Hall. Review ticket prices


Eight-time Tony Award winning musical, Hadestown, comes to the Winspear Opera House in the last two weeks of January. The musical is an enchanting mythical love story that will keep everyone on the edge of their seats from start to finish. Grab your tickets here for this world-class musical at the Winspear Opera House.

Elton John

For 2 nights in a row, the legendary Elton John will be in Dallas for a rescheduled stop on his "Farewell Yellow Brick Road" tour. As likely one of his last times on a big stage, it is worth adding to your list. Get ready for an unforgettable night of nostalgia as he performs some of his most famous tunes like "Bennie and the Jets," "I'm Still Standing," "That's What Friends are For," "Rocket Man," and more. Tickets are going fast; prices start at $139. You can purchase them here while available. 

Dallas Events in January


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Things to do in Dallas

Things to Do in Dallas in January

Visit Southfork Ranch

Visit Southfork Ranch
Fans of the soap Dallas will love seeing the setting for the iconic 80's tv series in person.  Join a guided tour to see authentic memorabilia from the show and then stroll the stunning grounds on your own, to take in the luxurious vibe from the well-manicured greenery.

Enjoy A Risque Show During Brunch

Enjoy A Risque Show During Brunch
Everyone loves brunch, and the only way to make the meal better is with a spectacular, fun show that will have you in stitches.  In particular, enjoy the drag brunches at Mr. Misster, every Saturday with live performances by some of the area's most popular drag queens.  It's a wild time that you don't want to miss out on.