People

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!

It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s…Dallas Comic Con!

It's a Bird, It's a Plane, It's...Dallas Comic Con!

Next Saturday and Sunday, February 13th and 14th, pop culture convention Dallas Comic Con Fan Days will take over the Irving Convention Center. If you're into comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, gaming, or simply just dressing up like your favorite movie character like I do, this is the place to be. This two day event will [...]

ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY, INC®, ALPHA XI OMEGA CHAPTER CELEBRATES FOUNDERS’ DAY

ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY, INC®, ALPHA XI OMEGA CHAPTER CELEBRATES FOUNDERS’ DAY

The luncheon theme: ‘Honoring our Founders: Women of Strength and Endurance’, will reflect on the service and achievement of the organization’s founders, while honoring chapter members who have reached milestone memberships – 25, 50 and 75 years of service. The keynote speaker is the honorable Stephanie Rawlings-Blake, mayor of Baltimore, Md. The event is open to the public. Tickets are $75 per person. To purchase tickets, please contact info@akaaxo.org.

Dating App News: Happn is the Better Alternative to Swiping Yourself Into Oblivion

Dating App News: Happn is the Better Alternative to Swiping Yourself Into Oblivion

Forget mutual friends, interests, and the like - this app is all about proximity. Why would you want to connect and date some eligible hottie all the way in the burbs? Unless, of course, you live there.

Instead, find your soulmate a little more organically, accidentally (on purpose), by running into potential suitors/mates (which happen to be happn users) in your day to day grind. Once paths are crossed, the app then presents them to you in almost real time.

Here's How Happn Works

The Starters Club to Host Entrepreneur Summit 2016

The Starters Club to Host Entrepreneur Summit 2016

Entrepreneur Summit 2016 will take place on March 24th, 2016, in Frisco, Texas with the goal of inspiring and teaching current and would-be entrepreneurs to do more, be more, and for some just to get started.

Review: Hot stone massage

Review: Hot stone massage

Hot stone massages are a natural type of therapy helpful on physical and psychological levels. The stones are warmed up, which applies heat directly to your muscles, so the massage therapist can effectively manipulate the deep tissues in your body. Here are some of the great benefits of a hot stone massage: Provides pain relief from [...]


Comedian Benji Brown to Headline Four Shows in Arlington


Comedian Benji Brown to Headline Four Shows in Arlington

Benji Brown is coming to Arlington, TX. The shows will go from January 28th, 2016 to Sunday, January 31, 2016. The comedian is set to headline four shows in Arlington at the Arlington Improv. Tickets 
for the show are selling out fast and are currently on sale at 
http://www.improvarlington.com. Shows will take place, January 28th, 
2016 at 8:00 pm, January 29th, 2016 at 8:00pm and 10:30pm, 
January 30th, 2016 at 7:00pm and 9:30pm and January 31st, 2016 at 
7:30pm.

Galleria Dallas Hosts Fashion Stars for a Cause 10th Anniversary Celebration

Galleria Dallas Hosts Fashion Stars for a Cause 10th Anniversary Celebration

On February 24, Galleria Dallas will host Dallas’ fashion luminaries in a spectacular fashion show on the center’s noted ice rink benefiting the Suicide and Crisis Center of North Texas. The festive event recognizes the 10th Anniversary of Fashion Stars for a Cause, the gala event created by Dallas philanthropist Yvonne Crum to “Inspire Hope [...]

NYE Golden Gala at The Eberhard

NYE Golden Gala at The Eberhard

Henderson's hottest nightclub and lounge is doing it BIG this year and partnering with Events Moderne, one of Dallas' premier production companies to throw a huge party that you will not want to miss! This upscale lounge boasts a sixty-five foot bar where hand crafted cocktails take form. The Eberhard is equipped with two massive residential [...]

BLUESTARgives Invites You To Meet Roy Williams

BLUESTARgives Invites You To Meet Roy Williams

Looking for the perfect Saturday activity? I have just the thing! Head to Frisco and visit, the always enticing, 7-Eleven. They'll be giving out FREE Slurpees for kiddos and Former Dallas Cowboy Safety Roy Williams will be there to support the cause! BLUESTARgives is a free app working to aid nonprofits to securely collection donations via mobile [...]

Digital Summit Dallas Happens this Tuesday & Wednesday – Last Chance to Get Your Discounted Tickets

Digital Summit Dallas Happens this Tuesday & Wednesday - Last Chance to Get Your Discounted Tickets

The highly-anticipated Digital Summit Dallas will occur this Tuesday and Wednesday. With speakers like Mark Cuban, Chris Brogan, Melanie Deziel (TIME), Matthew O’Neil (Dallas Cowboys media), Matt Wallaert (Microsoft),Austin Knight (Hubspot), the conference is sure to be a big hit. See all speaker bios here. ILiveInDallas.com has participated for the the last three years in [...]