As a company that installs home and business security systems in Dallas, Texas, we talk to folks all over town. We get the inside scoop on some of the best events in Dallas, Texas. Here are our top picks for the month of July.

Toddler Art: Neon Lights

July 11, Dallas Museum of Art

Your children will love the final session of this art exploration class. Kids will learn about how artists use neon in their work and then have a chance to “paint” with glowsticks at a glow-in-the-dark play station, as well as playing in the museum’s kid-friendly area. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

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Pour Yourself into History

July 12, San Francisco Rose, 3024 Greenville Ave.

Local history meets local business at a happy hour hosted by the Dallas Historical Society. Wendy Cole, an Archivist with the Historical Society, will share history and stories of the M Streets. Enjoy a delicious dinner at the San Francisco Rose and learn something new! Attendance is free, but attendees are responsible for the food and drinks they order.

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Bastille Days Dallas

July 14 – 15, Bishop Arts District

Celebrate the 227th anniversary of the storming of the Bastille in Paris, Texas style! Enjoy food, wine tasting, shopping, dancing, and street performers. Don’t forget to wear your black stripes and beret. This festival is sure to be très chic!

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Weezer and Panic! At the Disco

July 15, Gexa Energy Pavillion

Calling all pop punk/alternative rock fans…It’s sure to be an unforgettable night of music. Two of America’s most iconic bands take the stage, along with special guest Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness. This show will certainly feature music from Weezer’s The White Album, including their new single “King of the World.”

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Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament

July 18, Trinity Hall Irish Pub, 5321 E. Mockingbird Lane

Where better to play Texas Hold ‘Em in Texas than…an Irish pub? You don’t have to be Irish to participate in the friendly tournament held every week at Trinity Hall. Sign-up starts at 7:15, and specials are offered on draft beer and entrees. The top four winners will receive gift certificates for the pub!

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Have a fun and safe July!