Cupcakes for a Cause


8-4pm @ Bread Winners Cafe and Bakery

From September 21 – 27, 2009, Bread Winners Café & Bakery will team up with CancerCare for the sixth annual Cupcakes for a Cause, supporting children affected by a cancer diagnosis.

Bread Winners Café & Bakery will sell specially decorated cupcakes at all three locations and donate a portion of the proceeds from their sale to CancerCare for Kids, a program that provides free, professional support services to children affected by cancer.

Autumn at the Arboretum

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.

Meet your New Dallas Mavericks

Doors open 10-7pm @ American Airline Center

Press Conference at Noon. Open to the public – free admission and parking.


Becky Middleton

FREE, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. @  Opening Bell Coffee (South Side), 1409 South Lamar Street

Jennifer Perryman

8 to 12 a.m. @  The Library Bar, 3015 Oak Lawn Avenue

Soul Prism

9 pm @  Absinthe Lounge, 1409 South Lamar Street, Dallas

Cool Out Mondays

10-2am @ the Cavern (upstairs), 1914 Greenville Avenue, Dallas