Fancy Nancy starts Friday at the Dallas Children's Theater.

Fancy Nancy starts Friday at the Dallas Children’s Theater.

1. Running through Sept. 26, “Bride of Frankenstein: The Musical features singing, dancing, joke-telling monsters. It’s at the Pocket Sandwich Theater, located at 5400 E. Mockingbird. Call 214.821.1860 or visit for more. Tickets are $12-$25.

2. Starts Friday — “Fancy Nancy.” The girl with impeccable manners, Nancy, is not selected for the lead in the school play. But her best friend is. “Fancy Nancy the Musical” contains fun and heartwarming life lessons for kids and adults. It’s at Dallas Children’s Theater, 5938 Skillman, 214.740.0051,, $22-$28

3. Saturday, run your heart out at the annual Tour des Fleurs 10k or 20k race. The 10th-annual Tour des Fleurs raises money for the arboretum and traverses the trail at White Rock Lake. Toe the line at 7 a.m., and there are 16 cash prizes for the fastest runners. Dallas Arboretum, 8525 Garland Road,, $50-$65

4. Sunday, Autumn at the Arboretum begins. Fall arrives in the form of 75,000 pumpkins, gourds and squash, plus 150,000 fall blooms, including chrysanthemums and impatiens. Also at the Dallas Arboretum, 8525 Garland Road,, $10-$15

5. Sunday, see “Harry Potter.” Studio Movie Grill screens “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone” as part of its “family rewind” series, and it’s just $3. 11170 N. Central, 214.361.2966,, $3

6. Sunday, Vickery Meadow Good Local Market sets up shop in the parking lot of our neighborhood Half Price Books every Sunday, from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. The market provides a connection between local farmers, food producers and craftsmen within our community. Shop food, clothes, jewelry and more, all made by North Texans. The Vickery Meadow Good Local Market accepts debit/credit cards and the Lone Star Card. Support for the market comes from the Vickery Meadow Improvement District.