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We hope this website will be informative and useful as you begin planning your outdoor special event, neighborhood market, filming project, or streetlight pole banner campaign.

The Office of Special Events (OSE) is the regulatory authority of permitting outdoor temporary activity in the City of Dallas. The OSE is governed by Chapter 42A of the Dallas city code of ordinances.

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Event Calendar

Jan 30 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
11:00 am
This new event is hosted by Omnitracs, LLC to raise awareness about human trafficking. The event will take place at Pacific Plaza Park and includes a keynote speaker, DJ and live performance. A Red Hat[...]
Feb 1 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Too Cold to Hold 5K/10K/Half Marathon @ White Rock Lake
6:30 am
This is an annual run hosted by Race Systems, Inc at White Rock Lake. The event will feature a half marathon, a 10K and a 5K run. Pre and post-race festivities take place in Norbuck[...]
Feb 1 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
12:00 pm
Details forthcoming.
Feb 8 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm
Hot Chocolate 5K/15K @ Fair Park
6:30 am
Details forthcoming.
Feb 8 @ 11:00 am – 2:30 pm
Dallas Observer The Morning After @ Farmer's Market
11:00 am
This annual ticketed event hosted by the Dallas Observer is a brunch sampling festival that will feature Dallas’ top Brunch Spots. Setup under the Shed will begin at 8 a.m. on February 7 with the[...]
Feb 8 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
12:00 pm
Details forthcoming.
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – Aug 30 @ 2:00 pm
9:00 am
This recurring Lakewood Village Farmers Market is organized by Good Local Markets, Inc. The market is hosted on Sundays from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. from February 9 through August 30 in the parking lot[...]
Heart and Sole 5K @ White Rock Lake
Feb 15 @ 6:30 am – 11:00 am
Heart and Sole 5K @ White Rock Lake
6:30 am
Details are forthcoming.
Form Follows Fitness 5K @ Klyde Warren Park
Feb 15 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am
Form Follows Fitness 5K @ Klyde Warren Park
7:00 am
Details are forthcoming.
Feb 15 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
12:00 pm
Details forthcoming.
Feb 15 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
2:00 pm
Details forthcoming.
Dash for the Beads @ COD Park Property
Feb 22 @ 7:00 am – 11:00 am
7:00 am
Details forthcoming.
Feb 22 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
12:00 pm
Details forthcoming.
Feb 23 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Go Oak Cliff Mardi Gras Parade @ Bishop Arts
4:00 pm
Details forthcoming.
Feb 29 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
12:00 pm
Details forthcoming.
Feb 29 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
1:00 pm
Details forthcoming
Mar 7 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
12:00 pm
Details forthcoming.
Mar 14 @ 6:30 am – 10:30 am
Dash Down Greenville
6:30 am
Details are forthcoming  
Mar 14 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 pm
9:00 am
Details forthcoming
Mar 14 @ 9:00 am – 7:00 pm
St. Patrick's Day - Block Party
9:00 am
Details forthcoming.
9:00 am
Details forthcoming.
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 7:00 pm
10:00 am
Details forthcoming
Mar 14 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
11:00 am
Details forthcoming
Mar 14 @ 11:00 am – 9:00 pm
11:00 am
Details forthcoming
Mar 14 @ 1:00 pm – 7:00 pm
1:00 pm
Details are forthcoming.
Mar 14 @ 2:00 pm – 10:00 pm
2:00 pm
Details forthcoming
Mar 14 @ 6:45 pm – 3:00 pm
6:45 pm
Details forthcoming.
International Grand Prix of Gravel @ Trinity River Corridor
Mar 21 @ 7:30 am – 12:00 pm
International Grand Prix of Gravel @ Trinity River Corridor
7:30 am
Draft forthcoming.
All Out Trinity @ Ronald Kirk Bridge
Mar 28 @ 6:30 am – 5:00 pm
All Out Trinity @ Ronald Kirk Bridge
6:30 am
Details are forthcoming.
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