Things to do

10 Dallas Bands You Need to Check Out

10 Dallas Bands You Need to Check Out

In its heyday Dallas was known for producing some of the best bands and having an incredible music scene in Deep Ellum. Find out who the up-and-coming bands are for 2010, where they've been, and where they're performing in Dallas.

Shop Handmade. Shop Local. Etsy Dallas Spring Bash.

Shop Handmade. Shop Local. Etsy Dallas Spring Bash.

This Saturday is the 2nd Annual Etsy Dallas Spring Bash at the South Side on Lamar. 50 hand-picked artists will be laying out their best goods - offering unique and handmade art, jewelry, apparel, bath and body products and more. Shop for items that no one else will have and have fun doing it.

Help Send Dallas Rockers Ishi to Bonnaroo Music Fest

Help Send Dallas Rockers Ishi to Bonnaroo Music Fest

Local Dallas rockers Ishi are currently competing for the chance of a lifetime - an all expenses paid trip to perform at the Bonnaroo Music Festival! Learn how you can help this local band achieve their dreams.

Summertime Fun in Dallas – 7 Tips for Balancing Work, Play, & Travel

Summertime Fun in Dallas - 7 Tips for Balancing Work, Play, & Travel

Dallas is a great place to be in the summer! There are a multitude of events that go on throughout the city, with work, play, travel, and an active work and social calendar, how does one balance it all? Learn 7 tips for balancing work, play, & travel inside.

Largest International Guitar Show Comes to Dallas

Largest International Guitar Show Comes to Dallas

The 33rd Annual Dallas International Guitar Festival kicks off and continues throughout the weekend, bringing world renowned musicians, and scores of fans to the city for what is sure to be a weekend full of amazing memories and even more amazing music.  The festival is the world's largest and oldest guitar festival, and annually draws tens of thousands of attendees, last year drawing 20,000 people to Dallas Market Hall, where the event will be held again this year. 

Record Store Day – Saturday April 17!

Record Store Day - Saturday April 17!

Well it almost sneaked up on you, but have no fear because I’ve got the scoop on Record Store Day! This Saturday, April 17th, independently owned record stores both locally and nationally will collaborate with artists to celebrate music. This is the perfect opportunity for you to support your local record store, artists, and hear some new music!

9 Cool Things to Do in Dallas This Summer

9 Cool Things to Do in Dallas This Summer

Tweet Firstly, I’m Kristen! And this is my premiere post with ILiveInDallas.com. Just wanted to drop a note for readers to introduce myself and express my head over heels excitement in joining this community! Secondly, I’m hot. No, I’m not conceited. It’s hot in Dallas, Texas! And hopefully, after reading this incredibly entertaining article, you [...]

Roller Disco + Leg Warmers = Theatrical Brilliance

Roller Disco + Leg Warmers = Theatrical Brilliance

Tweet On Tuesday, April 6, Fair Park in Dallas was overrun by teased hair, short shorts, and some of the brightest colors in the metroplex. No, this wasn't a concert for some punk rock band- it was Xanadu. As mysterious and cryptic as the name of this critically acclaimed musical is, the actors and plot [...]