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Memorial Day Concert
What: Pack a picnic and lawn chair to hear the Dallas Symphony Orchestra perform John Williams and Richard Rodgers favorites in a free, one-hour patriotic performance followed by a live firework display.
Why: Carry the Load — a locally based nonprofit supporting military, law enforcement, fire and rescue communities, and families of wounded and deceased servicemen and women — is collecting donations.
When: Mon., 8 p.m.
Where: Flagpole Hill, 8007 E. Northwest Hwy.
Warren Barrón Bridal’s May Sale
What: For the first time ever, purchase a new wedding gown from the swanky Highland Park Village boutique and shave 10 percent off the original price.
Why: Score a $500 gift certificate to use toward any veil, headpiece, jewelry, or alterations.
When: Thru Tues. Daily, 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Where: 53 Highland Park Village. For an appointment, call 214-526-8400.
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What: Get your eyelashes ready for summer with the waterproof, semipermanent mascara treatment that sculpts, separates, volumizes, and lengthens them for up to six weeks.
Why: Less than a dozen salons in the state offer the service.
When: Mon.-Fri., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Where: Mari’s Skin Care, 11909 Preston Rd., ste. 284 (972-980-0833).
What: Three days chockful of culinary demos, liquor tastings, live music, an outdoor movie screening, rooftop fireworks, and children’s activities (crafts, dancing, water shows).
Why: ArtFest, a juried outdoor show showcasing about 150 Texas and national artists, raises money for cultural organizations nearby.
When: Fri., 6-10 p.m.; Sat., 11 a.m.-10 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: Fair Park, 1300 Robert B. Cullum Blvd. Info at 214-421-9600.