Special Events

Addison's Special Events department produces quality events designed to attract tourism and enhance the spirit and brand of Addison.

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Taste Addison

The original Dallas-Fort Worth food & music festival, Taste Addison features national music artists, top restaurants, family-friendly activities, wine sampling, shopping and more. 

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Addison Kaboom Town!®

Rated one of the Top 10 Independence Day fireworks displays by USA Today, Wall Street Journal, CNN and more, the aerial entertainment also features the Addison Airport Airshow. Approximately 500,000 head to Addison each year to enjoy the show, including thousands who celebrate at the official watch party in Addison Circle Park. 

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Addison Oktoberfest

This authentic recreation of Munich Oktoberfest celebrates German food, music and culture with multiple music stages, interactive games, family-friendly activities, the classic Dachshund Dash, delicious food, and great German bier. 

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Addison After Dark

This popular entertainment series features free admission and uniquely themed content each month, with live music, activities, food and beverage designed around themes such as Fiesta Noche, Pints & Pups, and Harvest Hootenanny. 

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Vitruvian Park Events

A spring-fed creek and 19 acres of green space make up the showcase amenity of Vitruvian Park and serve as the heart of the development. This world-class park invites participation with public art, live performance venues and dramatic water features.

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