- 9:00 a.m.
Southfork Ranch, 3700 Hogge Drive, at Parker Road,
Allen, (972) 442-7866. 9am-5pm daily. Tours run daily every 30
minutes from 9:30am-4:30pm. $6.96 adults, $4.95 ages 4 to 12, and
free for children under 4. Tourist attraction associated with the
television series "Dallas." Includes access to the Lone
Star Atrium and Ewing Mansion. Private event schedulig and group
- 9:00 a.m.
Sixth Floor Museum, 411 Elm Street, Dallas County
Administration Building, at Houston Street, Dallas, (214) 747-6660.
9am-6pm daily. $6 adults, $5 ages 6 to 18 and seniors, free for
children under the age of 6. Add $3 for the audio tour. Located in
the former Texas School Book Depository adjacent to Dealy Plaza and
the tragic events of November 1963. Exhibits emphasize the life,
times, death and legacy of JFK.
- 10:00 a.m.
Tarantula Excursion Train, 707 South Main Street,
at Dallas Avenue, Grapevine, (817) 624-4147. Grapevine to
Stockyards; $19.95 adults, $9.95 ages 3 to 12. Departs Grapevine at
10am and departs Stockyards at 2pm every Mon-Sat. Departs Grapevine
at 1pm and departs Stockyards at 4:15pm every Sun. Fort Worth
excursion; $10 adults, $5.50 ages 3 to 12. Departs Stockyards at 12
noon every Mon-Sat. Departs Stockyards at 2:45pm every Sun. Restored
1896 steam engine and turn-of-the-century coaches travel between
Grapevine, Fort Worth Stockyards and 8th Avenue depot. Steam engine
operates Wed-Sun. Diesel engine substituted Mon-Tue. Call ahead to
- 4:00 p.m.
Stumpy's Blues Bar, 501 East Division Street, at
Collin and Cooper, Arlington, (817) 274-0406. Open daily 4pm-2am.
Live blues bands perform nightly. Jukebox featuring jazz, rock,
blues and alternative music between bands. Pool tables, darts and
foosball also available.
- 4:00 p.m.
Pig & Whistle Pub, 210 East 8th, at Calhoun,
Fort Worth, (817) 882-9966. 4pm-2am Mon-Sat. Fort Worth venue
featuring a dance floor with live music nightly at 9:30pm.
- 6:00 p.m.
Celtic Quill, 1914 Laws Street, at Corbin Street,
Dallas, (214) 720-1373. 6pm-2am Mon-Sat. Happy Hour with Red
McWilliams at 5pm-9pm every Tue-Thu. Sports haven featuring Irish
staples, along with burgers and sandwiches. Live Irish bands on the
weekends and dart leagues compete regularly.
- 9:00 p.m.
Trees, 2709 Elm Street, at Crowdus Street, Dallas,
(214) 748-5009. 9pm-2am Tue-Sat. Ages 17 and up. Dallas rock club
featuring out-of-town and local bands. Unique atmosphere with beams
in the room carved to look like tree bark and autographed drum
risers fill the walls.
- 10:00 p.m.
Swank, 604 Main Street, Fort Worth, (817) 877-5233.
10pm-3am Fri-Sat. 18 and older. $3 ages 21 and up, $8 under 21. DJ
spins 70's, 80's, 90's and current dance music every Fri-Sat.