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3 family-friendly events in Dallas this weekend

3 family-friendly events in Dallas this weekend
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By Hoodline - Published on June 20, 2018.

Looking for family-friendly events to keep the children entertained this weekend?

From a music festival for the entire community to an interactive story time for children and seniors, there's plenty to do when it comes to having fun while supporting growing minds. Read on for a rundown.

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Decks in the Park

First stop: Decks in the Park, the largest, free electronic music festival in Dallas. The family-friendly festival will feature some of the city's top DJs, spinning everything from house and techno to drum and bass to hop-hop and funk and beyond.

When: Thursday June 21, 5-10 p.m.
Where: Klyde Warren Park, 2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Truxton
Admission: Free

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Stompin' Story Time with children and seniors 

Mark the longest day of the year with an interactive story time full of music, dancing and improv. This special free session for children and seniors, hosted by Stomping Ground Comedy Theater, will also accept donations for the Alzheimer's Association.

When: Thursday June 21, 5-10 p.m.
Where: Klyde Warren Park, 2012 Woodall Rodgers Freeway, Truxton
Admission: Free

Click here for more details, and to get your tickets

Plants for Pollinators workshop at North Haven Gardens

Join the garden advisor at North Haven Gardens, Dana Wilson, to learn how even the smallest gardens can help make a positive impact on the local pollinator population.

During this free workshop, you'll learn all about the different species that help spread pollen — including hummingbirds, bats and, of course, bees and butterflies. You'll also learn about the types of plants — beyond flowering perennials — that pollinators love.

When: Saturday, June 23, 1-2:30 p.m.
Where: North Haven Gardens, 7700 Northaven Road
Admission: Free

Click here for more details, and to get your tickets