Nightlife in Garland

50% Off Hookah and Snacks

Casanova Hookah Lounge

Richardson

$23.98 $12

Mix two flavors in a single hookah, served with Mediterranean snacks, or smoke from an electronic hose

Up to 60% Off Wine Experience with Wineaux Guy from Great Tastes

Wine Experience from Great Tastes

Multiple Locations

$50 $25

Groups gain knowledge to aid future wine purchases, learning the history, terroir, and climates of wines like chardonnay and malbec

40% Off Bar Food at Copper Cup

Copper Cup

Plano

$20 $12

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Inside this restaurant and bar, classic bar food marches from the kitchen and specialty moscow mules are poured alongside 12 draft beers

$5 for a Movie Outing at Studio Movie Grill

Studio Movie Grill

Multiple Locations

$9.50 $5

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A wide selection of new releases and cult classics is projected on towering screens as viewers watch from leather recliners and tables

House of Blues Dallas – Up to 51% Off Tribute Show

Toology - A Tribute to TOOL or The Hindenburg Project - A Tribute to Led Zeppelin or Anthem - A Tribute to RUSH or Infinite Journey - The Music of Journey

House of Blues Dallas

$16.33 $8

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Sing along to rock hits at tributes to Tool, Led Zeppelin, Journey, or Rush, part of the Dallas Observer Presents Cocktails & Covers series

Soulja Boy – Up to 39% Off Rap Concert

Soulja Boy

Prophet Bar

$48.93 $30

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Young rapper best known for viral, Grammy-nominated hit "Crank That (Soulja Boy)" shares catchy hooks and laid-back flow

The Fashion Opera – Up to 54% Off Fashion Show

The Fashion Opera

The Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden

$54.50 $25

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Fashion event showcases the work of emerging local designers

KXT Summer Cut – Up to 39% Off Music Festival

KXT Summer Cut

Gexa Energy Pavilion

$40.87 $25

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Summer music festival corrals Death Cab for Cutie, Iron & Wine, The Hold Steady, and The Oh Hellos on one bill

"The Little Mermaid" – Up to 50% Off Marionette Show

"The Little Mermaid"

Geppettos Theater & Workshop

$16 $8

Renowned puppeteers magically bring The Little Mermaid to life onstage using more than 60 hand-crafted marionettes

Up to 55% Off Chris Mitchell Jazz Concert

An Evening With Chris Mitchell

MCM Elegante Hotel & Suites

$55 $25

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Accomplished saxophonist, who is a Grammy Recording Academy Member, spreads smooth tunes

Up to 43% Off Murder-Mystery Dinner Show

The Dinner Detective Murder Mystery

Crowne Plaza

$173.90 $99

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Guests dig into appetizers and three-course meal while trying to solve interactive murder mystery, where actors blend in among diners

53% Off Gourmet Dinner and Scenic Flight for Two

Delta Charlie's

Dallas Executive Airport

$275 $129

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Salad; entrees of chicken, rib eye, tilapia, or pasta; and cake or sundaes precede a private skyline tour in a four-seater plane

Up to 60% Off at Kismet Hookah Lounge

Kismet Hookah Lounge

Dallas

$25 $12

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Hookahs with multiple flavor choices served inside a upscale lounge with full bar, cocktail and bottle service, dance floor, and DJs

Up to 62% Off at Pipe My Hookah

Pipe My Hookah

Dallas

$21 $10

BYOB hookah lounge invites guests to relax and enjoy a hookah in a variety of flavors

52% Off Murder-Mystery Dinner Show

The Murder Mystery Company

Edison's

$60 $29

Professional improv actors invite diners to participate in an interactive whodunit as they enjoy a three-course meal

50% Off Wine-Education Class

In Home Wine Tasting 4 You

Lakewood

$20 $10

Up to 20 guests learn about whites and reds at a Saturday wine class

Up to 44% Off Shakespeare Party or Show

Bard's Birthday Bash or Shakespeare in the Park

Multiple Locations

$20 $12

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Celebrate the Bard's 450th birthday with a lavish party or outdoor stagings of Much Ado About Nothing and Molière's Tartuffe

55% Off Movie and Concessions from Dealflicks

Dealflicks

Online Deal

$20 $9

Customers enjoy $20 worth of Dealbucks, which they can use to buy movie tickets and concessions from Dealflicks.com

Up to 46% Off Dinner and Joanne Cash Concert

Christian Women in Media Association: An Evening with Joanne Cash

Bent Tree Country Club

$36.87 $20

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Singer and keynote speaker Joanne Cash performs an intimate concert of hymns and original songs for the audience

51% Off Two Movie Tickets and Popcorn at Venetian Cinemas

Venetian Cinemas

Southwest Carrollton

$24.50 $12

Service to each leather seat enhances the traditional movie experience

Dave Tanner Trio – Up to 40% Off Concert

Dave Tanner

Irving Arts Center

$20 $12

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KAAM Radio host Dave Tanner treats audiences to hits like "American Ends In I Can"

"Elvis in Concert" – Up to 40% Off Tribute

Joseph Hall's "Elvis in Concert"

Multiple Locations

$26.87 $18

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Elvis impersonator sings vocals and showcases hip-swivels that made him a finalist on America's Got Talent and a star in Branson, Mo.

Up to 75% Off Wine Tasting

WineStyles

Flower Mound

$59.98 $25

One-hour classes introduce guests to wine fundamentals with instruction and samples

$10 for Drinks and Pub Food at Big Shots Sports Cafe

Big Shots Sports Cafe

Bedford

$20 $10

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Custom burgers stuffed with savory options, BLT on texas toast, and entree plates of fried catfish and chicken-fried steak

Up to 67% Off Dueling-Piano Show and Pizza

Louie Louie's Piano Bar

Arlington

$22 $9

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Pianists battle each other during lively interactive shows guided by the audience, banging out song requests and sing-alongs

Up to 40% Off One-Man Comedy

"My Mother's Italian, My Father's Jewish & I'm in Therapy!"

W.E. Scott Theatre

$61 $36.60

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Steve Solomon’s one-man show introduces audiences to his unusual family through spot-on accents and affectionate impersonations

50% Off Admission to Thirsty Armadillo

Thirsty Armadillo

Fort Worth

$10 $5

Enjoy beer, liquor, and Texas music inside a bar known to host the likes of Eli Young Band and Casey Donahew

Up to 51% Off Food-Pairing Class at Water 2 Wine

Water 2 Wine

Round Rock

$40 $23

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Instructors discuss the ways food interplays with various wines in 90- to 120-minute tastings with wine samples available to buy

50% Off a Drive-In Movie for Six

The Brazos Drive-in Theatre

Granbury

$20 $10

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Historic drive-in theater shows evening double features of recently run Hollywood hits

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Located on Main Street of Grapevine, Texas, D'Vine Wine treats visitors to countless varieties of wine paired with savory cheese and charcuterie plates. In the tasting and dining area, honeycombed wine racks and wooden barrels line the earth-toned walls, allowing visitors to imagine they've been swept away to the rustic cottage of a Tuscan vintner or the panic room of a billionaire. Guests sip house-made sauvignon blanc, malbec, and fruit-infused wine, while customers consult with wine representatives on creating a personalized label for any occasion.

426 Town Center Blvd
Garland,
TX
US

From its first days as a converted parking garage to its time as a host for Quentin Tarantino's five-day movie marathons, Alamo Drafthouse Cinema has ushered film-lovers of all breeds into its atypical auditoriums. The theaters subvert the industry standard by offering locally brewed beer and fine wines, a rotating menu of handcrafted snacks and desserts, and an advertisement-free experience. A long table stretches in front of every row of seats, enabling waiters to unobtrusively pick up written food orders throughout the night.

An even more refreshing break from the standard moviegoing experience is the strict no-talking, no-texting policy enforced by Alamo Drafthouse staff and an enormous shepherd's crook—with a few notable exceptions. For example, fan-centric Quote-Along and Sing-Along nights encourage guests to shout their favorite lines, and appearances by actors, directors, and other film celebrities append screenings with in-depth discussions. These exclusive events have helped build Alamo Drafthouse's reputation among cinephiles across the country, leading to nods from Entertainment Weekly, which called it “one of America's most fanatically unique moviegoing experiences,” and Wired, which opined that it "might just be the coolest movie theater in the world."

Alamo Drafthouse's schedule balances first-run blockbusters with silver-screen classics, projecting them in crisp 35-millimeter or digital format. Surround sound submerges audiences in the cinematic landscape, whether they're seated in one of the intimate theaters reserved for indie screenings or the more expansive spaces afforded to Hollywood epics.

100 South Central Expressway
Richardson,
TX
US

Bavarian Grill

Served beside tiny pasta dumplings, the golden-fried Jäger Schnitzel looks even more massive than usual. Rumor has it that the mushroom-topped schnitzel is one of largest in Texas, so it should come as no surprise that it's the most popular dish at Bavarian Grill, an eatery that twice won GermanDeli.com’s designation as the Best German restaurant in America. Such recognition yields lofty expectations, which Bavarian Grill meets with ease thanks to multiple menus brimming with authentic south German cuisine. Guests will find the Jäger Schnitzel on the dinner menu, but 18 other types of schnitzels show up for Schnitzel Fest, a seasonal celebration held once each year. Oktoberfest, on the other hand, seems to be celebrated year round, fueled by a hefty list of German beers. Add in live accordion players and a plate of bratwurst-and-salmon-stuffed mushroom caps, and it’d be easy to imagine yourself transported to Germany, especially if your visit happens to coincide with National Wear Lederhosen Day.

221 W Parker Rd
Plano,
TX
US

The Allen Wickers presents a menu that mixes Mexican, Texican, and a bit of London broil within a lavishly furnished public house and grill decked out in plush leather and austere stone. Named one of the top 101 sports bars in the country by CNN, the tavern boasts more than a dozen beers on tap at the black-lacquer bar, a roaring real-wood fireplace, and a loyalty to its London calling expressed in nearly endless soccer viewings. As partners with FC Dallas fan club The Inferno, the restaurant takes a more active role in its football fandom, taking part in tailgating ceremonies and commanding the wait staff to serve burgers, meatloaf, and cottage pies without using their hands.

2301 N Central Expy
Plano,
TX
US

Live music fills the air every night in Sambuca 360's futuristic lounge space, urging hips to sway with strains of everything from acoustic rock to high-energy dance music. The food is equally energetic—chefs craft globally influenced entrees and small plates such as lobster enchiladas in a poblano cream sauce and tempura-fried buca beignets stuffed with mozzarella and prosciutto. Mixologists craft more than 30 creative cocktails—many of which are designed with low-calorie diets in mind—at a glowing, saffron-colored bar that touches the stage, allowing revelers to sip an agave-nectar margarita or mango-peach martini between cheered requests for the band to play a favorite tune or play in a favorite guitar tuning.

7200 Bishop Rd
Plano,
TX
US

Within Studio Movie Grill's expansive auditoriums, towering screens enrapture audiences seated in plush leather recliners and at dining tables. As the familiar celebrity faces in blockbuster and cult-classic features deliver Oscar-worthy lines, sneakily quiet waiters deliver meals from a full menu decorated with more than 100 items, including gourmet pizzas, smoked ribs, and cocktails infused with the spirit of Daniel Day-Lewis. Bartenders at the lobby bar dole out glasses of premium liquors, wines, and draft beer before and after shows.

4721 West Park Boulevard
Plano,
TX
US