The Weekend Guide

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If you’re a little bit country …

Uptown Country Home
The shabby chic furniture and accessories mecca slashes everything (yes, everything) 30 percent to make room for holiday merch.
Why: Clean ’n’ clear.
When: Thurs.-Sat., 10 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Where: 3419 Milton Ave. (469-232-2042).

Holiday Shopping Night
What: Lovers Lane fashion boutiques Lou Lou, Mine, and Hemline serve wine, small bites, and 25 percent off purchases.
Why: The price is right.
When: Thurs., 10 a.m.-8 p.m.
Where: Lovers Ln., b/t Armstrong Pkwy. & Lomo Alto Dr.

The Blind
What: The super-bad rock cover band jams to Michael, Journey, AC/DC, and more at the new NYLO Dallas/Las Colinas.
Why: Happy hour specials ’til 10 p.m.
When: Sat., 8 p.m.
Where: 1001 W. Royal Ln., Irving (972-373-8900).

Etsy Dallas Jingle Bash
What: Handcrafted goodies from 50-plus local artists, live music, cocktails, and a swagtastic raffle.
Why: Gift bags for the first 50 peeps.
When: Sat., 1-7 p.m.
Where: Sons of Hermann Hall, 3414 Elm St. (214-747-4422).

Winter Coat and Food Drive
What: Round up warm jackets and nonperishable food to support Goodwill and the North Texas Food Bank.
Why: Free fromage, vino, and chocolate from Scardello Artisan Cheese and Cork.
When: Thurs., 6-9 p.m. Donations also accepted Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: Gardens, 3699 McKinney Ave., ste. 310 (214-528-7770).

Tru Salon’s Wedding Day Open House
What: The budding beauty spot debuts its second-floor bridal salon with bubbly, hair demos, and loads of in-house services.
Why: The first 50 visitors to mention DailyCandy get free beauty booty.
When: Thurs. Open house, 3-5 p.m.; reception, 6-8 p.m.
Where: 2715 Fairmount St. (214-965-0373).

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Photo: Courtesy of Uptown Country Home

Sons of Hermann Hall
3414 Elm St
Dallas, TX 75226
3699 McKinney Ave
ste 310
Dallas, TX 75204
1001 W Royal Ln
Irving, TX 75039
2715 Fairmount St
Dallas, TX 75201
4423 Lovers Ln
Dallas, TX 75225
4439 Lovers Ln
Dallas, TX 75225
3419 Milton Ave
Dallas, TX 75205
4417 Lovers Ln
Dallas, TX 75225