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Veteran Vagabonds to Host Dallas Event Sharing Tips and Advice on How Anyone Can Experience Life-Changing Travel

Veteran Vagabonds to Host Dallas Event Sharing Tips and Advice on How Anyone Can Experience Life-Changing Travel

Meet, Plan, Go! - A Nationwide event to help others realize their travel dreams is coming to Dallas! If you've ever dreamed of taking a break from the rat race to discover the world on your own terms, plan on attending.

THEATRE REVIEW: Brighton Beach Memoirs

THEATRE REVIEW: Brighton Beach Memoirs

Brighton Beach Memoirs at the Contemporary Theatre of Dallas is a celebration of family, tradition and really awesome Brooklyn accents.

An Insider’s Complete Guide to Oak Cliff Dallas: Art, Events, Cuisine & Culture

An Insider's Complete Guide to Oak Cliff Dallas: Art, Events, Cuisine & Culture

Now that phrases like “urban in-fill,” “in-town living,” and “walkability,” are the new urban-planning buzzwords, many are beginning to realize that Oak Cliff, especially North Oak Cliff, is so much more than its bad reputation. In addition to legendary killers, the more upstanding Stevie Ray Vaughn, Erykah Badu, Edie Brickell, Dennis Rodman, and T-Bone Walker also once called it home. And these days, there seems to be some sort of festival almost every weekend, whether it’s the Oak Cliff Art Crawl , the Oak Cliff Block Party Peace Festival, the Oak Cliff Mardi Gras, the Oak Cliff Earth Day Festival, or Cyclesomatic.
Is Oak Cliff the "Austin" of Dallas? Learn more about art, cuisine & culture in Oak Cliff from an insider's point of view.

20 Truly Local Dallas Favorites

20 Truly Local Dallas Favorites

In an effort to sing the praises of the wonderful, local things that Dallas has to offer, I’ve put together a list of 20 of my truly local Dallas favorites. Each is unique to Dallas. No big box stores or chains here. Read on to the find the best place in Dallas to get truffle cheese, make your own dress, and get the best espresso.

Annual Home Brew Riot Festival in Bishop Arts District

Annual Home Brew Riot Festival in Bishop Arts District

The Bishop Arts District will be closing down North Bishop Avenue this Saturday, June 12th, for the Second Annual Brew Riot Festival. From 6pm to 10pm, taste free samples from 11 homebrewers (like Nasty Nelly’s Strange Brew, MyBlock Miabock, or Mind the GAP Mild) and beers from 9 microbreweries.

Ding Dong the Witch is…Amazing

Ding Dong the Witch is...Amazing

Yes, Wicked fever had certainly been caught all across the city. One might think that maybe the hype was a little overplayed, that perhaps the stories people from all across the country had shared about their experiences with this (as some have said) "life-changing" show might be more hyperbolic than truth. If you thought that however...you'd be wrong.