FANdemonium: Dallas Comic-Con
Super fans of sci-fi converge for three days of celebs, costumes, collectibles, and meet-and-greets.
Oh snap: Photo ops are abundant, especially the chance to chat up original Captain Kirk William Shatner.
Fri-Sun. Schedule here. Irving Convention Center, 500 W. Las Colinas Blvd., Irving (972-252-7476). $25+ here.
Nearby: The Cellar Restaurant & Bar; Sfuzzi Las Colinas; Red Hot & Blue
Air Guitar: Live on the Lawn
Enjoy an evening of grass under your feet, stars overhead, and the Funky Knuckles during the jazz concert season finale.
Toast master: Begin the night at Lark on the Park with a Cucumber Fizz or Smoked Manhattan.
Tonight 7p. Klyde Warren Park, 2012 Woodall Rogers Fwy., Downtown (214-716-4500). Free.
Nearby: Wild Salsa; Saint Ann Restaurant & Bar; Sisu Uptown Resort
Spin Doctor: Everything 90s With DJ Madame Mims
Bust out your Hammer Pants and get ready to dance the night away to '90s chart toppers.
Eat & Running Man: Sister restaurant Daddy Jack’s serves up food if you work up an appetite from too much cabbage patching.
Fri 10p. The Crown and Harp, 1914 Greenville Ave., Lower Greenville (214-828-1914). Free.
Nearby: Ozona Grill & Bar; Veritas Wine Bar; The Old Monk
Flower Power: Wildflower Festival
The three-day arts and music fest returns with Blue Oyster Cult, Grand Funk Railroad and Robert Earl Keen.
Art guitars: Bid on one-of-a-kind electric and acoustic guitars, transformed into works of pure rock-n-roll art.
Fri-Sun. Schedule here. Galatyn Park, 2351 Performance Dr., Richardson (972-744-4581). $20-30 here.
Nearby: Ye Shire Tavern; Casa Cha Cha; Reetz Pub & Grub