A Texas tradition, the State Fair of Texas, Returns this September
Average temperature low and high: 77°- 96°
September is one of the most popular times to visit Dallas. While it is hot in the day, the evening and nights are pleasantly cool, making it an ideal time to step out on the town. Get out on the town in Deep Ellum or shop in the high-end malls of Highland Park. Dallas has everything a traveler could ask for and more. It is only a matter of exploring this wonderful and diverse city.
Tbaal Riverfront Jazz Festival is something worth spending your weekend. The event features live music, food vendors, beverages, hotels, and top-class performers. The Tbaal Jazz Festival is celebrated on Labor Day weekend in Dallas.
24 Sep, 2021 - 17 Oct, 2021
Fair Park, Dallas, TX
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An iconic event in Texas' culture, the State Fair of Texas returns fore 2021! With a complete auto show, the State Fair Classic college football game, live music by artists from all over the state and national acts, and uniquely Texas food offerings, the State Fair of Texas is as big as the state it celebrates. Say howdy to Big Tex.
Deep Ellum Arts Festival
10-12 Sep, 2021
The stretch of Main Street that runs through Dallas' entertainment district turns into one big arts festival from September 10 to 12. Billed as an "adults-oriented" festival, the Deep Ellum Arts Festival will display visual arts and performances from Dallas' finest artists, the best food the city has to offer, and a myriad of live music by 100 musicians and bands from every conceivable genre.
Touring in support of his new album, Harmony House, this indie rock act has been attracting praise since his debut album in 2016. He has been compared to Tame Impala, but Dayglow can stand on his own as a rising star with upbeat and joyful music.
Touring in support of their 8th album, When You See Yourself, Kings of Leon is back on the road. Mixing southern and garage rock to create a unique and catchy sound, Kings of Leon are performers and musicians of the highest order. See them live! Buy your tickets here!
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Things to Do in Dallas in September
Dallas World Aquarium
The Dallas World Aquarium's centerpiece is a multistory cylindrical aquarium featuring freshwater animals, including manatees. However, what sets Dallas World Aquarium apart from others is the aviary and the rainforest exhibit, where visitors can hold the three-toed sloth with assistance from an employee. Other exhibits feature giant otters, various reptiles, and amphibians.
Deep Ellum has long been the core of Dalls' nightlife since the days of jazz and blues. Today, venues like Trees and the Bomb Factory attract many top-tier artists across every genre. Elsewhere in the area, you can sample some of the best food in the whole of Dallas at one of Deep Ellum's many fine restaurants. Or, if you're looking for local craft beer, travelers can stop by Deep Ellum Brewing, where their best beer is on tap and served cold.