Fourth of July parade
The neighborhood comes together for the annual Fourth of July parade beginning at 9 a.m. The parade begins on Stichter Avenue, travels north on Tibbs to Mimosa, then east to Edgemere, and south back to Stichter.
Various streets, prestonhollow4thofjuly.blogspot.com, free
The Hillcrest Forest Neighborhood Association and the Kramer Elementary PTA host their annual Fourth of July parade at 10 a.m. It proceeds down Midbury between St. Michael’s and St. Jude, and ends in a carnival.
Kramer Elementary School, 7121 Midbury, hillcrestforest.org, free
July 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
Fresh produce will be available all month. Every Saturday in July, come out and support your local farmers at the Saint Michael’s Farmers Market.
Saint Michael’s Church, 8011 Douglas Avenue, saintmichaelsmarket.com, free
In honor of the Olympics this summer, it’s your kid’s opportunity to go for gold in art. Come learn about and create artwork inspired by the Olympic Games from the Dallas Museum of Art.
Preston Royal Library, 5626 Royal Lane, 214.670.7128,dallaslibrary.org, free
Parade of Playhouses
Who doesn’t love the giant playhouses at NorthPark? In its 21st year, Dallas CASA has provided many opportunities to see these works of art, which bring awareness to their important work with children in need.
NorthPark Center, 8687 N. Central, 214.827.8961, dallascasa.org, free
Come celebrate the biggest expo on space in the entire state, which takes place at the Frontiers of Flight Museum. The featured speaker is Walt Cunningham, a lunar module pilot of the Apollo 7 mission.
The Frontiers of Flight Museum, 6911 Lemmon, 214.350.3600, flightmuseum.com, $7-$10