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This section is all about people doing things in Dallas, Texas, with articles and event announcements on local lectures, art/literary/business panels, and Q&A sessions with prominent authors, lecturers, and academics. This section is also home to the “Fascinating People from Dallas, Texas” series, which is a bi-monthly bio, and interview with a person from or living in Dallas bringing value to our city. Subscribe to our RSS or get updates directly via email using our subscribe page to learn about people from Dallas, Texas, doing cool things!

Cosmunity: An App to Upgrade the Fandom Experience

Cosmunity: An App to Upgrade the Fandom Experience

A new app has arrived just in time for the spring comic con season in Texas. Cosmunity is a new site (and accompanying mobile app) that allows people to take their cosplay capabilities to the next level. It is a unique experience that blends social networking, marketing, and allows followers to stay informed about related upcoming events.

Meet Stan Lee at Fan Expo Dallas 2017 – His Last Texas Public Appearance Ever

Meet Stan Lee at Fan Expo Dallas 2017 - His Last Texas Public Appearance Ever

This is no April Fools’ joke; it is about time to dust off those cosplay outfits and reserve your tickets to Fan Expo Dallas. The upcoming Expo will be held March 31 - April 2 at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center in Dallas. While the dates are a little earlier than normal, they still can’t come soon enough for many of us.

22 Scenes from The Conservatory – An Uptown Eatery Offering the Perfect Power Lunch

22 Scenes from The Conservatory - An Uptown Eatery Offering the Perfect Power Lunch

Hotel Crescent Court is not only a hotel, but a special area of uptown for shopping, dining, wedding rehearsal dinners, wellness spas, and beauty. In-between uptown and the Hardwood District, the hotel is a stone's throw distance from the corporate offices of financial behemoths and luxury watch makers MoneyGram International and Rolex. Being a near the financial district they know they aren't just serving traveling dignitaries - local executives need to eat too. However, contrary to popular belief not all want stuffy and arrogant options for lunch. The Conservatory provides a great experience for those looking for an attractive, approachable, environment, a light lunch, and a friendly top notch staff.

MakerSpace programs in Frisco

MakerSpace programs in Frisco

  The MakerSpace presented by Raytheon at Sci-Tech Discovery Center offers monthly maker programs, called First Fridays, open to military and veterans, as well as their families members over 10 years old. On January 6, learn an introduction to metal working, and program an Arduino microcontroller. Please bring your military/veterans ID upon check in, and [...]

Tis The Season of Giving…And Drinking!

Tis The Season of Giving...And Drinking!

This year we are expecting over 2,000 people to participate in the event and aim to raise more than $25,000 through sign-ups and sponsorships. You won’t want to miss out! Grab your friends and sign up for this year’s 12 Bars of Charity today. The event this year is supporting local charities including: Friends of [...]

Seth Godin: Confirmed Keynote Speaker at Digital Summit Dallas

Seth Godin: Confirmed Keynote Speaker at Digital Summit Dallas

Digital Summit Dallas recently announced that Digital Marketing guru, Seth Godin will be a keynote speaker on day one of the conference, joining over 65 other digital thought leaders and we are excited to help spread the word!

A Local Look at Digital Summit Dallas

A Local Look at Digital Summit Dallas

Since our initial announcement of the upcoming Digital Summit Dallas event, we thought you might like to know that of the 50 featured speakers at Digital Summit Dallas, five are Dallas-based. So if you weren't already interested in attending before, this local look at the conference should give you some much needed inspiration. Register here with [...]

Intro to the North Texas Startup Community at the DEC on July 13th

Intro to the North Texas Startup Community at the DEC on July 13th

If you want to get plugged in to the Dallas startup scene, be sure to mark your calendars for this event. For the past few years, The DEC has held an annual “Intro to the North Texas Startup Community” event where they share with the community the history of the North Texas Startup Community, what is [...]

Keep the Party Going after Decks in the Park!

Keep the Party Going after Decks in the Park!

It’s finally the day, Decks in the Park is here and the needle is set to drop on the vinyl at Klyde Warren Park at 6:00 PM sharp! To say that we’ve been eager for this moment is a massive understatement. My dreams have been filled with food trucks, lawn lounging, and the crowd of [...]

Decks in the Park Returns for 2016

Decks in the Park Returns for 2016

It’s that time of the year again; Decks in the Park is back, bigger, and better than ever! Entering the fourth season, the team took a lot of suggestions into consideration and through their collaborative efforts this event has been transformed into a cultural affair that will eclipse the previous years entirely in terms of [...]