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Polly Smith – A Texas Journey 12:06 am
Polly Smith – A Texas Journey @ Dallas Historical Society
Feb 1 @ 12:06 am – May 27 @ 1:06 am
 
Remember the Alamo! Remember Goliad!
Remember the Alamo! Remember Goliad! @ Dallas Historical Society
Feb 28 – Mar 19 all-day
The exhibit focuses on the conflict for Texas’ freedom.  The Alamo; a Spanish mission, a Mexican fortress and the Shrine of Texas Liberty.  On March 6, 1836 General Santa Anna’s forces overtook the Alamo, slaying[...]
NASA opens
NASA opens
Mar 1 all-day
March 1, 1962. NASA opens the Manned Spacecraft Center in Houston. The center moves to a new campus-like building complex in 1964. It is renamed Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center on Aug. 17, 1973
Fellows Event – Exclusive to Fellows Members Only 6:00 pm
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Texas Independence
Texas Independence
Mar 2 all-day
2 March 1836 — The Texas Declaration of Independence was signed by members of the Convention of 1836. An ad interim government was formed for the newly created Republic of Texas.
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North Texas Irish Festival 2017 6:00 pm
North Texas Irish Festival 2017 @ Fair Park Dallas, Texas
Mar 3 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 5 @ 11:45 pm
 
Battle of Gonzales
Battle of Gonzales
Mar 3 all-day
2 October 1835 — Texans repulsed a detachment of Mexican cavalry at the Battle of Gonzales. The revolution began.
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Battle of the Alamo
Battle of the Alamo
Mar 6 all-day
6 March 1836 — Texans under Col. William B. Travis were overwhelmed by the Mexican army after a two-week siege at the Battle of the Alamo in San Antonio. The Runaway Scrape began.
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Pour Yourself Into History at the Stoneleigh P 6:00 pm
Pour Yourself Into History at the Stoneleigh P @ Stoneleigh P
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Join the Dallas Historical Society for happy hour around town to learn and discuss the unique heritage of Dallas in a fun, relaxed and enjoyable setting. Come eat, drink, and help support a local business[...]
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Images of Modern America: Oak Cliff 12:00 pm
Images of Modern America: Oak Cliff @ Hall of State
Mar 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Images of Modern America: Oak Cliff Presented by Leigh Gettman-Allen and Mary Elliott Skinner Examine the progression and transformation of Oak Cliff as one of the most ethnically diverse, culturally opulent, and desirable neighborhoods in[...]
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Sam Houston resigns
Sam Houston resigns
Mar 16 all-day
March 16, 1861  Sam Houston resigns as Governor of Texas in protest against Civil War secession.
Haunted Dallas Tour 6:00 pm
Haunted Dallas Tour
Mar 16 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
For the Opera The Turn of the Screw. Tour will visit sites downtown, in Deep Ellum and the Cedars. Haunted Dallas Tour for Dallas Opera.  Tour Guide:  David Preziosi
An Evening With…Photographer Polly Ann Smith 6:30 pm
An Evening With…Photographer Polly Ann Smith @ Hall of State
Mar 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
An Evening with: Photographer Polly Ann Smith with Evelyn Barker
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Rock and Roll 5k 8:00 am
Rock and Roll 5k
Mar 19 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm
Please see the website for event information http://www.runrocknroll.com/dallas/?  
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Color Run 2017 8:00 am
Color Run 2017 @ Fair Park Dallas, Texas
Mar 25 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
Please see the website for information  http://thecolorrun.com/locations/dallas/  
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Goliad Massacre
Goliad Massacre
Mar 27 all-day
27 March 1836 — James Fannin and nearly 400 Texans were executed by the Mexicans at the Goliad Massacre, under order of Santa Anna.
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Dallas County organized.
Dallas County organized.
Mar 30 all-day
March 30, 1846
Take A Walk in the Park Day
Take A Walk in the Park Day
Mar 30 all-day
Stretch your legs and breathe some fresh outdoor air for Take A Walk In The Park Day! Why not visit a local park, have a picnic and stroll by the river?  Why not Fair Park?
Texas readmitted into the Union
Texas readmitted into the Union
Mar 30 all-day
30 March 1870 — The United States Congress readmitted Texas into the Union.
Lecture and Book Signing 6:30 pm
Lecture and Book Signing @ Hall of State
Mar 30 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
John Neely Bryan: The Father of Dallas is not only the story of the founding father of one of America’s largest cities but also the story of the individuals, largely journalists, who wrote about Bryan[...]