The Drop Everything List

Six Must-Attend Events: Dec 13-15

Dec 13, 2013 By Michael Hoinski

The state's top events and offerings, from the fifth annual Gingerbread Build-Off to a collection of stained glass masterpieces depicting angels who symbolize early Christian churches in Asia Minor.

Six Must-Attend Events: Dec. 6-14

Dec 5, 2013 By Michael Hoinski

The state's top events and offerings, from the fortieth anniversary of Dickens on the Strand to a festival celebrating tamales, the pre-wrapped food that makes a great Christmas gift.

Six JFK Events: November 22

Nov 22, 2013 By Michael Hoinski

Various groups and organizations around Dallas are hosting events to commemorate the memory and legacy of John F. Kennedy, who was assassinated in the city in 1963.

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Oct 11, 2013 By Michael Hoinski

DALLAS Zoo StoryThe filmmaker Kirby Warnock hits on three major themes — radio, records and the blues —  in his new hourlong film, When Dallas Rocked. He shows how the Dallas underground radio station KZEW the Zoo, founded in 1973, turned scores of young people  on to the…

Six Must-Attend Events: Oct. 4-13

Oct 4, 2013 By Michael Hoinski

The state's top events and offerings, from Johnny Winter playing blues standards at the Stevie Ray Vaughan Remembrance Ride to the first weekend of the Austin City Limits Music Festival.

Six Must-Attend Events: May 24-29

May 24, 2013 By Michael Hoinski

The state's top offerings from seeing some of the top street artists' work to hearing the Sixth Floor Museum's founders talk about the importance of the institution to Dallas and JFK's memory.

Six Must-Attend Events: May 17-22

May 17, 2013 By Michael Hoinski

The state's top offerings, from watching the final installment of the "Before Sunrise" trilogy with Richard Linklater to seeing fourteen-year-old Guan Tianlang try to become the first male amateur to win a PGA tournament since Phil Mickelson.

Six Must-Attend Events: May 10-19

May 10, 2013 By Michael Hoinski

The state's top offerings from hearing Philip Glass perform his score for "Dracula" at Jones Hall in Houston to hearing Natalie Maines and the Dixie Chicks at their only American tour date currently on their calendar.

Six Must-Attend Events: Mar. 22-26

Mar 22, 2013 By Michael Hoinski

The state's top events and offerings, from Houston artists Stephan Hillerbrand and Mary Magsamen exploring issues of excess and false comforts and Gary Clark Jr.'s new Maverick Music Festival.

Six Events During February 1–8

Feb 1, 2013 By Texas Monthly and Michael Hoinski

Throw your plans out the window. We scoured the state in search of the top events and offerings, from the honoring the death of rock legend Buddy Holly to Mardi Gras in Galveston and Fredericksburg. Here’s our super select guide to the things you absolutely can’t afford to miss.[February…