Events calendar (Dallas) summer 2023


“Picasso’s Muses: Between Inspiration and Obsession” 

Date: All summer

Location: Dallas Museum of Art 1717 North Harwood

Cost: Free

The exhibit focuses on Picasso’s lovers, who served as muses throughout his career. 


Cinco de Mayo Celebration

Date: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 6

Location: Dallas Farmers Market 920 S. Harwood Street

Cost: Free

The farmers market celebrates Cinco de Mayo with Folkorio dancers, food, drinks and family-friendly activities. Latino/a-owened businesses will be featured.


“Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse”

Date: Releases June 2

Location: Movie theaters across the Metroplex

Cost: Varies by theater

Miles Morales attempts to save the world again, but first he and other versions of himself must agree how.


Dallas Pride Music Festival

Date: June 3-4

Location: Fair Park Dallas

Cost: Free for children 12 and under; $5 for those ages 13-19; $10 for those 20+ years old.

Celebrate 40 years of Dallas Pride with a variety for musical performances and vendors from around the community. The Alan Ross Texas Freedom Parade will be from 2-4:30 p.m. June 4 and will feature a variety of floats, bands, groups and more.


Dive-in movie 

Date: 7 p.m. June 9

Location: 200 Parkview Street, Mesquite 

Cost: Free and limited to the first 500 people 

Bring your swimsuits and floaties to the City Lake Aquatic Center, where you can float in the pool while watching a movie.


Juneteenth on Main Block Party

Date: Noon to 6 p.m. June 18

Location: Main Street (Between Good-Latimer and Crowdus) in Deep Ellum

Cost: Free

This celebration of Black music and culture also takes place on Father’s Day. Dru Hill will headline performances. The event will also feature Black-owned businesses and a Black history exhibit.


Independence Day celebration

Date: 7-10 p.m. July 1

Location: Klyde Warren Park, Dallas

Cost: Event is free. Parking starts at $5.

Enjoy music, games and fare from food trucks before a pyrotechnic display.

Erykah Badu’s Unfollow Me tour with Yasiin Bey 

Date: 7:30 p.m. July 23

Location: 2500 Victory Ave., Dallas 

Cost: Tickets start about $50

Dallas artist Erykah Badu returns to the stage with Yasiin Bey (rapper Mos Def) in her 2023 tour.