Pop to it!
What: Roll up your sleeves and dig into the Texas-based mini chain’s latest locale, which has 70-plus seasonal flavors, including candy corn, beer, and chili cheese.
Why: Services include delivery, custom tins, and events (hello, birthday popcorn bar).
When: Thurs.-Sat., 10 a.m.-9 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: 320 NorthPark Center, ste. 1031 (214-919-4309).
Almost 6 Photographie
What: Dallas shutterbug Bret Sano hosts his first exhibit, offering unusual (or in his words, “curious, weird, beautiful”) still life photos taken during travels near and far.
Why: A fine pic.
When: Thurs., 6-10 p.m.
Where: We Are 1976, 1902 N. Henderson Ave. (214-821-1976).
Bridal Sample Sale
What: Pull on your Spanx and hit Warren Barrón for gowns by Oscar, Vera, Lela, Monique, and Marchesa at 40-80 percent off.
Why: No appointment necessary.
When: Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Where: 53 Highland Park Village (214-526-8400).
Geek and Chic Gifts for Big Spenders
What: Indulge gadget lust with a tabletop fireplace, Philippe Starck speakers, digital clocks, and Smart cars in primary colors.
Why: They deserve only the best.
When: You want to make dreams come true.
Where: Online at dailycandy.com.
Re-Finery Trunk Show
What: The local designer resale biz unloads fall/winter looks (clothing, handbags, shoes, scarves) from the likes of Hermès, Gucci, Catherine Malandrino, Tory Burch, and Milly.
Why: Prices up to 75 percent off retail.
When: Fri. & Sat., 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: 5431 W. University Blvd.
Precious Jewelry Trunk Show
What: Neiman’s new neighborhood discount shop hosts a fine baubles event (designers include KC Designs, Roberto Coin, Damiani, and M.C.L) with statement necklaces, jumbo cocktail rings, and loads of bangles marked down 30 percent or more.
Why: Cuff luck.
When: Thru Dec. 24. Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-7 p.m.; Sun., noon-6 p.m.
Where: Last Call Studio by Neiman Marcus, 5550 W. Lovers Ln., ste. 147 (214-350-2744).
Photo: Courtesy of Uptown Popcorn