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September North Dallas Food and Fitness Events

August 29, 2017
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September is a month of cooler weather, food festivals, and a ton of other great events! Here are a list of some north Dallas food and fitness events you will not want to miss out on. Most of them are free, too!

Labor Day Lunge + Leap Bootcamp

Kick off your Labor Day with a  75 minute boot camp class at The Barre Code Plano on September 4 at 9:30. Tickets are $20 for members and $30 for non members (Proceeds will be donated to Americare to help with Hurricane Harvey relief)  Reserve your spot today before it fills up.

Tupps 5k

On Monday, September 4, run a 5k that begins and ends at TUPPS Brewery through the scenic route through McKinney. Enjoy post race music, food and fun. Sign up for the 5k or the fun run here.

Barre Code Plano x Socially Fit

Socially Fit has partnered with The Barre Code Plano to offer two free community classes. Take Barre-dio, a cardio dance course on Tuesday September 5 at 5:45, or BarRestore at 11:00am on Sunday September 10. Sign up today before the spots fill up.

Bite Nite at CityLine

Head over to CityLine on September 7 from 5-9pm and enjoy the State Street restaurants. Your ticket gets you samples from 10 restaurants, a swag bag and live music. The event is hosted by Plano Magazine, so you know it will be a great time.  Get your ticket today!

Oktoberfest- Allen

Head over to Watter’s Creek on September 8-10 for Oktoberfest. Enjoy food, drinks, local artists, live music and more. Entry and parking is free.

Barre Code Plano Anniversary Celebration

Join me and celebrate The Barre Code Plano‘s 2 year anniversary with FREE classes, giveaways, sales, smoothies, a braid bar and more on September 9. Sign up for a class here.

Global Village Frisco

Celebrate the diversity of the Frisco community on September 9 from 11am-6pm with the Global Festival at the Frisco Square. Enjoy food, dance, music, and artificats from a variety of cultures. It’s free and kid friendly.

September Art and Wine Walk

Do you love the 80s? Then you will not want to miss September’s Art & Wine Walk in downtown Plano on Thursday September 14 presented by Plano Magazine. These events are always a blast! You can read my review from last year.   Grab your ticket at a discounted rate here, or pay $18 at the door.

Farmstead Yoga

Head over to the Heritage Farmstead Museum on September 14 at 6pm for a free yoga class on the farm. Food trucks will be available after class and stick around to take photos with the animals.

Beats + Eats

Although not technically north Dallas, the Granada Theater is one of my favorite places in Dallas.  Beats and Eats is in it’s second year, and you shouldn’t miss out. The next event is September 14 at 7:00pm. Chef Jon Alexis of TJ’s Seafood Market and Grill has a fantastic 5-course menu that will be paired with delicious cocktails. Enjoy music from Kirk ThurmondGrab your ticket today, or get a season pass for the next two months.

Margarita Dinner

Enjoy a delicious 5 course dinner paired with 5 margaritas on September 19 at 6:30pm at Urban Rio for $39.99 per person. Make your reservation today.

Greek Food Festival

One of my favorite September events is the Dallas Greek Food Festival. Head over to the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church at Hillcrest and alpha on September 22-24.  Enjoy Greek food favorites like baklava, spanakopita, and more. That whole area of Dallas is transformed to a Greek city with art, music, and dancing. You will not want to miss it, so grab your tickets today.


McKinney Oktoberfest

On September 22-24, head over to Historic Downtown McKinney for their free McKinney Oktoberfest. Enjoy German food, music, drinks, costumes, dancing and more.

Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon+ Relay

Register for the Plano Balloon Festival Half Marathon, Relay, 5K or 1K fun run on September 23-24. Every participant will receive a hot breakfast and finisher medal. Register here for the race of your choice.

Yoga Digest Fest

Downtown Carrollton will be transformed to Yoga Fest on September 23 from 9am-2pm. Try a variety of yoga classes (doga, macro, aerial, essential oils class, and more). It’s free and family-friendly, so bring the kids along.

Tone it Up Tour

My fitness journey began with Tone It Up. I was even featured as a transformation. On September 23, from 11am-4pm, join Karena, Katrina, and Jillian Michaels for an epic workout, surprises, and even a meet and greet. If you have followed Tone It Up for any amount of time, you won’t want to miss this event, so snag your ticket today.

McKinney Brunchfest

If you love brunch as much as I do, you will not want to miss the McKinney Brunchfest on September 30 from 10am-1pm. There will be a ton of free activities, including a champagne photo booth. Bring your friends and indulge in some of the best brunch favorites in the area.

Ongoing events

Four hands massage

Relax and rejuvenate at Spavia during the month of September with a four-hands massage. Two therapists means twice the relaxation. All profits benefit Heroes for Children, a local non-profit supporting families with children battling cancer.

For the month of September (childhood cancer awareness month), Spavia Day Spa – Plano is going to offer the most luxurious four hand massage and all profits will benefit Heroes for Children.  Read more about Spavia here.

Guilty Pleasures Barre-dio

This month, the barre-dio theme at The Barre Code Plano is “guilty pleasures.” Sign up for one of these fun cardio dance inspired classes today.

Free Yoga at CityLine

Free yoga is back at CityLine every Wednesday evening (6:30pm) and Saturday morning (9 am) this fall. Reef Point Yoga will lead these flows. Check out some of the class themes and donation drives for September:


  • Saturday, Sept. 2: Labor Day Kick Off
  • Wednesday, Sept. 6: Collecting donations for One Love
  • Saturday, Sept. 9: Accepting book donations for Friends of the Library Richardson
  • Saturday, Sept. 16: Collecting donations for One Love
  • Saturday, Sept. 23: Oktoberfest – $4 specialty cocktails at Tricky Fish after class
  • Saturday, Sept. 30: Wear your favorite football team swag

Back to Sweat Fitness Challenge

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Kick your fitness routine into full gear with a fitness challenge at The Barre Code Plano from 9/18-10/8. Take 15 classes in 21 days and enjoy a variety of speciality classes and tons of prizes. If you are not a client, you can take advantage of the $89 challenge price. Contact for details. 


Don’t forget to check out Deep Fried Fit for all the cool September Dallas fitness events you do not want to miss. If you are closer to Ft. Worth check out Food, Pleasure, and Health’s roundup.

If you are hosting any food+ fitness events in North Dallas area and would like your event to be included in this post or next month’s, contact me!

Feel free to check back, because I update this post several times throughout the month.

What event are you most excited for? Let me know in the comments below. 

  • Anushka Wickramaratne August 31, 2017 at 1:44 pm

    So many fun things next month. That Greek food festival has my name aaaaaall over it. 😀

  • Shamira west September 1, 2017 at 10:08 pm

    A lot of fun events this fall! I’m really excited about Oktoberfest!! I really wanted to go to the tone it up tour to meet Jillian Michaels but I’m not sure I’ll be in town that day!

  • dixya @food, pleasure, and health September 2, 2017 at 7:27 am

    i am eyeing that Greek festival!

  • Mai Lyn Ngo September 11, 2017 at 9:09 am

    So many amazing events this month! Just linked to yours. MY BADDD!