Weekend Fun - 10/1 - 10/3

Hope you've got room in your busy schedule for some exciting local arts & crafts event this weekend!

Southlake Oktoberfest 2010

"This year will mark the ninth annual Oktoberfest celebration hosted by Southlake's Chamber of Commerce! Nearly 50,000 people visit throughout the weekend festival! Attendance is completely free -- there are no admission nor parking fees. There will, however, be a wide range of food, beverages, and booth items available for sale!"

October 1st, 2010
5:00PM - 11:00PM
October 2nd, 2010
10:00AM -11:00PM
October 3rd, 2010
12:00PM - 5:00PM

Southlake Town Square
Southlake, TX

Cottonwood Art Festival

"Cottonwood Art Festival is a bi-annual event which features works from the nation's top visual artists. Cottonwood isn't just about the art, though. The festival also features local bands who perform the best in rock, country, jazz, blues, swing and folk. Be sure to check out the courtyard, where you can sit in the shade by the lake and relax while you enjoy the music. Food and spirits are also available in the courtyard."

October 2nd, 2010
9:00AM – 6:00PM
October 3rd, 2010
9:00AM – 6:00PM

Cottonwood Park
Richardson, TX


"Art. Music. Food. Fun. Free."

October 2nd, 2010
4:00PM to 10:00PM

Magnolia Street and surrounding areas
909 Magnolia St (Near Yucatan Stand)
Fort Worth, TX

Urban Bazaar 11

"Urban Bazaar 11 is the FINAL Urban Street Bazaar and will be our largest and best event ever!"

October 2nd, 2010
12:00PM - 9:00PM
October 3rd, 2010
12:00PM - 4:00PM

Bishop Arts District
N. Bishop Ave. and W. Davis St
Dallas, TX

Flea Harvey's

Flea Harvey's returns this weekend!
"Every first Saturday of each month, we have a big flea market at Lee Harvey's. This is a monthly urban flea market of eclectic art, antiques, vintage, kitsch, collectibles, handmade jewelery & wares, books, prints, furniture, toys, and odd finds."

Every First Saturday
10:00AM - 5:00PM

1807 Gould St.
Dallas, TX

Fort Worth Stomp
"Music, car show, vendors, pin-up pageant, and more!"

October 2nd, 2010
12:00PM - 6:00PM
Schedule is here.

302 W Exchange Ave
Fort Worth, TX

*The outdoor part of this event is FREE and includes vendors and the car show. Indoor events (pageant etc) require tickets: $20 online, $25 at the door

State Fair of Texas

"The State Fair of Texas is an annual fair held at Fair Park in Dallas. It begins near the end of September and continues into the middle of October."

September 24th - October 17th, 2010
10:00AM - 10:00PM (9:00PM Tues - Thur)

Fair Park,
Dallas, TX

# General Admission: $15
# Kids under 48” tall: $11
# Seniors 60 and over: $11
# Children 2 and under: Free
# Seniors 60 and over: Free every Thursday
(Sept. 30, Oct. 7 & Oct. 14)
# Dallas Fall Garden Getaway: $18

Four Seasons Market in Allen & Addison

"Four Seasons Market is all about supporting local farmers, ranchers, artisanal food producers and local craftsmen and women. We allow vendors who grow or make all or most of their own products to sell at our market."

October 1st, 2010 and every Friday through October
9:00AM to 2:00PM

Walters Creek Parking Lot
Garden Park Dr.
Allen, TX

October 2nd, 2010 and every Saturday through October
9:00AM to 2:00PM
October 3rd, 2010 and every Sunday through October
10:00AM to 3:00PM

The Village on The Parkway
(Where Bed, Bath, and Beyond's parking lot used to be)
Addison, TX

"You can find an eclectic array of items at Grapevine Market, including the finest handmade jewelry, distinctive home d├ęcor, quality antiques, and more. Peruse the unique displays and indulge in something special."

September 23rd and September 25th, 2010
9:00AM to 2:00PM

Historic Downtown Grapevine
Grapevine, TX

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