Oct 16 2022

Lights Out Texas - Statewide (Sept. 6-Oct. 29)

Sep 6 2022 - 11:00pm to Oct 29 2022 - 6:00am

Lights Out Texas is an intiative launched by the Cornell Lab of Ornithology with support from nonprofits including the Texas Conservation Alliance and Texan by Nature to raise awareness about the dangers of light pollution for migrating birds. 

The program asks homeowners, businesses and managers of tall buildings to eliminate or reduce lighting between 11 p.m. and 6 a.m. during the peak of the fall migration, Sept. 6 to Oct. 29, 2022. 

Dallas Arboretum: A Fall Fairy Tale - Dallas

Sep 17 2022 - 9:00am to Oct 31 2022 - 5:00pm
Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
8525 Garland Rd
Dallas , TX

The theme of the 17th annual Autumn at the Arboretum is A Fall Fairy Tale.

The fall festival features more than 100,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash from the Pumpkin Capital of Texas, Floydada.  A Fall Fairy Tale showcases the return of Cinderella’s carriage, along with themed pumpkin houses that make up the acclaimed Pumpkin Village. Other “gourd-eous” displays showcase classic tales of Jack and The Beanstalk, The Three Little Pigs and The Sword in the Stone and even a magic carpet ride selfie experience from One Thousand and One Nights.

Dallas Peace and Justice Center: No Nukes Rally - Dallas

Oct 16 2022 - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
Dallas City Hall
1500 Marilla
Dallas , TX

North Texans will answer Defuse Nuclear War's call to action and join cities across the country to say NO TO NUKES, as well as United Anti-War Coalition's call for an "October Month of Action" to STOP U.S. WARS. Join us for a rally and banner wave to remind the public of the sharply increased danger of nuclear war and the need to DE-ESCALATE TENSIONS between nuclear powers and end endless wars...for the People and the Planet!

Initiated by the Dallas Anti-War Committee and the DPJC.

Before leaving for the event, please check the website link below for updates or in case of changes/cancellation.