The American Airlines Center continuously sets the standard for sports and entertainment in Dallas-Fort Worth. Home of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks and NHL’s Dallas Stars, the 20,000-seat arena hosts hundreds of events annually. Along with sports, the AAC holds a multitude of world famous performances by Beyonce, Aerosmith, Justin Timberlake and Jennifer Lopez, to name a few. The Center is also the venue of choice for family shows like the Harlem Globetrotters, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus and Disney on Ice. A continuous winner of coveted awards, the American Airlines Center ranks among Billboard’s Top Venues in the U.S. and Pollstar’s Top Venues in the World.
Cinepolis Luxury Cinemas-Victory Park, an eight-scree, 700-seat luxury theater, recently opened in the heart of Victory Park. The approximately 44,000-square-foot cinema offers guests a luxury movie-going experience with its fully-reclining leather seat auditoriums, cutting-edge sound and high-definition projection technology, an upscale lounge-style lobby space as well as a gourmet menu with in-theater waiter service. The leading world-class cinema exhibitor known for its Luxury Cinemas and enhanced Cinepolis theater offerings screens movies seven days a week. Guests are able to reserve seating via www.cinepolisusa.com
House of Blues Dallas opened in 2007 in the historic White Swan Building at the crossroads of Dallas’ West End and Victory Park. A venue for live performances and special events, the House of Blues is home to live music, original folk art and Delta-inspired cuisine. Be sure to check out the concert calendar for a list of upcoming performances and events, or glance at the unique dining options such as the Gospel Brunch offered on Sundays. All signs point to House of Blues for music, great food and special events.
The Perot Museum of Nature and Science in Victory Park is a hands-on destination for discovery, where visitors of all ages can explore everything from rare dinosaur finds to awe-inspiring technologies. General admission includes access to 11 permanent exhibit halls. Additional charges apply for 2D and 3D films, special programs and traveling exhibitions. All outdoor areas, along with the lobby, gift shop, and café on the main level of the Museum, are free and open to the public. For hours, advanced tickets, film schedule and more, visit perotmuseum.org.