CANstruction

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Daily @ The Galleria until October 18th

Dozens of design and architecture teams in North Texas will be constructing designs out of canned food to benefit the North Texas Food Bank. The event is a regional qualifier for Canstruction, a national competition.

Canstruction design teams begin designing their creations on Saturday, October 3 at 6 a.m. Teams will work until 1 p.m., and will be judged on a variety of criteria that afternoon. The structures will remain up for public viewing and people’s choice voting until Sunday, October 18.

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2009 State Fair of Texas

Big Tex

• General Admission: $15

• Kids under 48″ tall: $11

• Seniors 60 and over: $11 
• Children 2 and under: Free 
• Seniors 60 and over: Free every Thursday (Oct. 1, Oct. 8 & Oct. 15) 
• Garden Getaway combo ticket: $18 Details

HOURS:

State Fair of Texas exhibit buildings open at 10 a.m. and close at 10 p.m. each Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday (closing at 9 p.m. on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays). Midway opening times and closing times vary.

PARKING:

$10 per space used on official State Fair lots. Valet parking is $25.

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Autumn at the Arboretum

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Dallas Arboretum, 8525 Garland Road, Free – $9.50

The Great Pumpkin Festival – Everyday from 9am – 5pm

This fall festival, which runs September 19th through November 1st, boasts of more than 150,000 fall blooming flowers including chrysanthemums, salvia, coleus, ornamental grasses and impatiens. Always a favorite spot for the family photo, The Tom Thumb Pumpkin Patch and the gardens are filled with over 25,000 decorative pumpkins and gourds. Also in the Pecan Grove is the walk-through 15′ pumpkin house constructed out of the finest pumpkins in the patch and a 10′ pumpkin topiary decorated with orange marigolds.

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DJ Flip

Aura

10pm @ Aura

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Thank GLAAD it’s Friday

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7-9pm @ Woody’s Dallas

ABSOLUT® presents “Thank GLAAD It’s Friday!” (TGIF), the national networking event series for young LGBT professionals hosted by the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation (GLAAD). TGIF helps GLAAD build the public support necessary to achieve full and lasting equality for LGBT people.  This exciting networking series allows LGBT professionals to meet and interact with like-minded individuals, and engage in GLAAD’s important work as the only national media advocacy and anti-defamation organization for the LGBT community.

The final event in the TGIF 2009 Dallas series is on Friday, October 9 at Woody’s Dallas. There is no additional charge for those who attended the September 11 event, so be sure to join us!

A TGIF 2009 Dallas Series Pass is $25 and includes:

  • Admission to Thank GLAAD It’s Friday on October 9
  • Opportunity to talk with staff about the work of GLAAD in Dallas and North Texas
  • Two hours of complimentary ABSOLUT Vodka cocktails
  • One-year membership to GLAAD

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COCO Before Chanel Watch Party

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6:30-9:30pm The Magnolia (West Village)

Join us for the 3rd in our ‘Fashion on Film” series: COCO BEFORE CHANEL opening night watch party Friday, October 9th at The Landmark Magnolia: 3699 McKinney Avenue (West Village) Dallas

$20 ticket price includes one adult theater ticket with reserved seating, $10 gift certificate to Parkerhawn Vintage and chance to win one of 25 VIP swag bags. Winners will be announced the day of the show and can claim their prize that evening. A percentage of sales proceeds will benefit THE FASHIONISTAS. Tickets available for purchase on the Parkerhawn website:http://www.parkerhawn.com/site/1396903/product/CBCWP

Ticket pickup will begin at 6:30pm. Showtime has yet to be determined by the theater, but will be sometime during the 7:00 hour. When released, exact showtime & ticket pickup location will be emailed directly to ticket holders. Please note: Ticketing for this event will only be available online. We will NOT have tickets at the door for those who have not pre-paid. To ensure a seat in the reserved section, your $10 gift certificate & entry into the drawing, please make sure to RSVP online no later than midnight on October 8th.

A heartfelt thanks to La Mode Magazine & La Madeleine Bakery for their support and partnership on this event

*Disclaimer: This viewing event is an unofficial gathering of fans by fans. Parkerhawn Incorporated and its divisions are in no way affiliated with, nor do they make representations of any kind, expressed or implied – to Sony Pictures Classics, the writers, directors, producers or distributor of Coco Before Chanel. No copyright infringement is intended.

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Halloween Pub Crawl

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6:30pm starting @ Trader Vics

The Halloween Pub Crawl is back for the 6th time! Join us for a fun evening of ghoulish good times!!! We’ll start out at Trader Vic’s and walk across to Mockingbird Station to ride the train downtown. We’ll head to Slaughter House and bar stop #1 before taking the train to Deep Ellum and hitting a couple more bars before riding the train back to Mockingbird Station.

Price: $25 when you sign up by 10/2 – $35 from 10/3-10/8 and $40 at the door
Price Includes: DART rail pass, Slaugher House House admission, a spooky gift and food/drink speicals all night long
Route: We’ll travel by DART train all night – Trader Vic’s to Slaughter House and bar stop #1, then down to Deep Ellum and a couple more bars before heading back to Mockingbird Station
Wear a costume and receive two free drink tickets

Visit http://www.bigdfun.com/pubcrawl to sign up.

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October GGBar Takeover

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Wine Therapist, Cosmos, Lakewood Landing, and The Pour House – 1810 Skillman St @ Live Oak

Hello ghouls and boys. WE’RE BAAAACK! Just in time for the Halloween season, Guerilla Gay Bar Dallas has a night of trick or treating planned with our first ever Halloween Pub Crawl. We will be hitting Wine Therapist as our main takeover. This is a VERY cool spot! It’s next door to where the Tipperary Inn used to be.

For those into cocktails, Cosmos and Lakewood Landing are across the street, and for the beer inclined among us, The Pour House is nearby as well. We will be trick or treating from bar to bar and scaring the mess out of the local zombies.

To go along with the holiday theme, the dress code for this fright night is BLACK AND/OR ORANGE…we are STRONGLY encouraging some SCARY DRAG for this takeover, so come on, we all got yer back girls!! Don’t be scared, let’s make this a night to remember!!

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Buster Brown Band

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9pm @ Pearl @ Commerce

$7.00 Admission at the door.

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The Blue Masquerade Fashion Ball

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9pm @Lizard lounge

With Celebrity guest Nikki McKibbin from American Idol.

Fashion show featuring Ed Hardy, Electrique Boutique, Hot Topic, Knockout Vintage Clothes and Torrid

Dj’s Virus & Dj Titan

Cover $15.00
VIP $25.00 includes gift bag and sponser drinks
$5.00 off with Vip Card or Dog Tags

Benefiting The North Texas Food Bank & Deep Ellum Community Association

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Klean & Dirty

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10pm–2am @ Zubar

Gonna be a great night of good friends, bumpin tunes and crazy fun… and we’ll have a few surprises as well =)

21 and up – Ladies Free – Guys $3 (free before 11pm)

Free t-shirt to the first 15 people

Timeslots:

Front Room:
10:00pm–12:30am — K.I.K. Switch-A-Roo (J Dubya, Phrenetikal, Juanilla Ice)
12:30am–2:00am — The Cosmic Cocks

Back Room:
10:00pm–11:30pm — Chaser
11:30pm–1:00am — Sean Anderson
1:00am–2:00am — Redeye

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Ladies Night Out

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It’s All About The Ladies! No Cover! Complimentary Champagne Bottles!

LADIES NIGHT FRIDAY @ SKYE BAR! NO COVER for ladies before 12am!

Groups of 8 ladies or more receive a FREE table/bottle of champagne!

*Must call in advance and RSVP your bottle. NO EXCEPTIONS!*

$10 Cover all night!

3 Different floors, 3 Different drink specials!

3rd Floor – $3 Royal Fucks
4th Floor – $3 Skye Bar Martinis
Roof Top – $3 Beers

$150 Bottle Service! (additional bottles for $250) *Before 11pm!*

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The 2009 October Birthday Bash

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Chaucers

Libra’s & Scorpio’s  party. FREE! All night!

This is the Official 2009 October Birthday Bash ” The All Black Party”

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Black & Red Affair “Dare to K.I.S.S”

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Myst Lounge(18+) & Opus Lounge (21+)
We are inviting everyone to come out and celebrate the month of October Birthday’s.
Ladies FREE valet before 10:30  Ladies FREE admission before 11p. with RSVP to: the09octbdaybash@yahoo.com
Bottle service special before 11

Drink Specials
Appetizer Buffet

Sounds Provided by Dallas’ Hottest DJ “DJ ASAP”

How to get FREE admission:

1) Get on the Scene Nightlife guestlist (Kemi’s Guest list)
2) Send List of name(s) to Kemi @ 214-584-7576 or my inbox by Friday!
3) Wear Black & (or) Red attire this Friday!
4) Then Your welcome to party for FREE!!!!

-Guestlist Admission-

$3 Wells – $3 Drafts  – $3 Royal F@cks – $3 lemon Drops

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Pure

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This will be a mixed party so anyone can come out and get your party on. Oh by the way… NO COVER ALL NIGHT!!

Lift lounge is located in uptown Dallas.
2404 Cedar Springs Road
Suite 400 Dallas Texas 75201

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Hot Bod Contest

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Drink Specials: $3 – Washington Apples,  Apple Reds,  Redheaded Sluts, Kamikazes, Royal F*cks

Kick back and smoke some Premium Hooka at the Hooka Lounge set up on the Balcony!

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Birthday Bash

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WISH ULTRALOUNGE

Join us on Tuesday October 9, 2009 as we celebrate Seann Edwards’ & George Lopez’s Birthday.

This event will be HUGE! Tables will be selling fast, so reserve in advance! This will be a guestlist only event, please RSVP!

Sounds Provided By Friday Resident DJ REV with Special Guest DJ Sets By
•PARKER LAWSON •DJ NVS •DJ KRAVE

SPECIAL GUESTS INCLUDING
•The Kull •The Dallas Pulse •Play N Skillz •Big Tuck •Billy The Kidd

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Just for Play

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@ Plush

C.A.S. 2010 CALENDAR RELEASE PARTY
RESIDENT DJ POLLUX PLAYING THE BEST OF TOP 40 AND MASHUPS

ZODIAC LOUNGE INSIDE PLUSH DOWNSTAIRS

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Black Fridays

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@ Fallout

Black Fridays will be falling on the 9th, the 23rd, and on Devil’s Night(The Night Before Halloween)!

You’ve come to expect the choicest in Post Punk, Goth, 80’s, Cold Wave, Industrial etc.

We celebrate Halloween year round but Oct. is a special month for us. Have as much fun with your attire as you’d like!

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Hightops and Heels

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10pm @ Joyce

Annual Hightops and Hells Party hosted by Big Red Rooster. There will be a red carpet roll out starting @ 10pm so come out early and get your picture taken. Free champagne for ladies until Midnight.

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