July 21
Day at the zoo
What better way to spend a dollar than at the Dallas Zoo? Enjoy a variety of deals, including, $1 snacks, $8 parking and more.
Dallas Zoo, 650 South R.L. Thornton Freeway, 214.670.5656dallaszoo.com, $1 

July 2
Orchestrating America
Right before the Fourth of July celebrations kick in, join the Singapore Slingers as they celebrate America. Kessler Theater, 1230 W. Davis Street, 214.272.8346thekessler.org, $20+ 

July 14
A hoot of a time
Learn about one of nature’s biggest hoots, the owl, at Trinity River Audubon Center. Come try out some owl calls and learn how to bring owls into your own backyard.
Trinity River Audubon Center, 6500 Great Trinity Forest Way, 214.398.8722trinityriveraudubon.org, free for members; $15 otherwise

July 14
Bastille Day
Celebrate everything French in Bishop Arts during Bastille on Bishop. Wine, food, music and merriment. Don’t forget the beret.
Bishop Arts District, West Davis and North Bishop, 214.946.7404bishopartsdistrict.com, free to $25

July 17
Psychic fair
The Universal Unitarian Church of Oak Cliff’s annual psychic and holistic fair is from 3-6 p.m. and includes psychic readings, Reiki, massage, crystals and more.
Unitarian Universalist Church of Oak Cliff, 3839 W. Kiest, oakcliffuu.org, admission is free, and 15-minute sessions cost $20

July 19
Ignite Dfw
Fourteen speakers have five minutes to give a presentation on a variety of topics.
Texas Theatre, 231 W. Jefferson, 214.948.1546, thetexastheatre.com, $10