Here are a few beauties to get on your calendar:
TBDcon: NOV 17-18 at Dallas Games Marathon in Plano
A card and board game design and prototype convention for Gamers, Designers, Publishers, Artists, and Manufacturers.
BoardGameGeek.con: NOV 19-23 at Hyatt Regency DFW Airport
A giant cluster of tabletop craziness with open gaming, flea market, vendors, demos, special guests, etc. The biggest tabletop event on our area.