Dallas January 2024

Dallas January 2024 Events

Dallas January 2024 Events

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

Average temperature low and high: 37°-56°
Texas-style BBQ and frozen margaritas may sweep the third-largest city in Texas, but there's plenty to do outside the restaurant scene. Experience the beauty of the Sistine Chapel exhibition, gaze in amazement at a candlelight concert, or step into the world of the iconic “Friends” show. Need some "me" time? Add the spa castle to your bucket list. Love animals? Pet some llamas at Llama castle or combine yoga with the cuddles of baby goats with a goat yoga class. For more event inspiration, come back to this page soon.

January Event Calendar

Dallas New Year's Eve Bar Crawl

Booze is one of the best parts of New Year's Eve, so raise a glass and "crawl" your way through a myriad of bars in Dallas, Texas. This NYE Bar Crawl grants you access to participating bars, like Concrete Cowboy, Nodding Donkey, and Off The Cuff. Two crawl routes will be available, each with a list of lively bars for drinking, dancing, and socializing. Registration party locations are currently TBA. The crawl lasts from 4:00 PM on December 31st to 1:00 AM on January 1st, and tickets start at $21.99. VIP tickets are also available, which include a souvenir champagne flute. 

Annual Smooth Jazz New Year's 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. You can purchase tickets and find more info online. 

Shen Yun Performing Arts

Experience the grandeur of ancient China through stunning music and dance with the beauty of Shen Yun Performing Arts. This event in Dallas, Texas, celebrates China's rich and diverse culture and features a full orchestra, award-winning artists, and modern technology that aids in the show's vibrancy. You'll also be treated to a myriad of dance techniques, including folk, ethnic, and Classical Chinese. Showtimes will vary but are typically in the afternoon and evening, so don't miss out on tickets for this lively show.

Lunar New Year

Lunar New Year

Rejoice in celebrating the Lunar New Year at Asia Times Square in Grand Prairie, Texas, where you can experience this annual event's vibrant culture and traditions. Held over three weekends in January, the event offers food and merchandise vendors, live performances, and daily lion dance performances. The event's highlight is the VIP opening ceremony banquet, featuring gourmet dishes from the chefs at The Pearl Restaurant, music, and VIP speakers. The banquet proceeds will also go toward the Loh Foundation. Free parking will also be offered for your convenience, so remember to book your $50 tickets soon.


Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Week

The 2023 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Week is a week-long celebration honoring the legacy of one of the most influential men in history. From January 10-16, the community will come together to participate in a variety of events that showcase the values and ideals of Dr. King. Some of these include a wreath-laying ceremony, an equity indicators symposium, and a job fair, among many others. These will be held at various locations throughout Dallas and will provide an opportunity to honor Dr. King. Times will vary depending on your activity of choice, so be sure to visit the event's website for more information.


Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo

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 $41 and can be purchased here

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.