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!

Mad Leaf Makes Moves for Dallas

Mad Leaf Makes Moves for Dallas

"Mad Leaf Cares is our commitment to providing unique fundraising campaigns for non-profits.  We are 'Breaking the Boring' of fundraising with our one-off shirt designs." - Brent Martin, Founder Mad Leaf has hit the ground running here in Dallas. This rookie t-shirt company is playing in the Big Leagues, partnering with companies like Souls4Souls to [...]

Untapped Dallas 2014 Happens Saturday, Nov. 1 – Find out What’s New & Different

Untapped Dallas 2014 Happens Saturday, Nov. 1 - Find out What's New & Different

Here we are again with another Untapped Festival in Dallas on the horizon, except this year it won't be in the blistering September sun, but in the (slightly) cooler November atmosphere.  With the date pushed back, it also allowed the festival to be the official kick-off of the second annual North Texas Beer Week.  Top [...]

Nightlife Dallas’ Top 3 DJs to Watch in Dallas

Nightlife Dallas' Top 3 DJs to Watch in Dallas

Nick Van House College student by day, boy wonder by night. "No genres, just dance" is the motto that rules this up and coming DJs style. The fact that he's positioned in the same arena as some of Dallas' most well known DJs doesn't hurt his street cred either. Look out for him at Decks [...]

No tricks and all treats at RAW Dallas: AXIS

No tricks and all treats at RAW Dallas: AXIS

Get ready for Halloween early this year with the creative chops of the RAW Dallas AXIS event.

Chefs & Seeds Gala

Chefs & Seeds Gala

Benefiting Seeds of Africa Foundation Featured Chefs: Andrew Bell                            Bolsa Tiffany Derry                          Tiffany Derry Concepts Tom Fleming                          Crossroads [...]

10 October Festivals to Attend in DFW [Slideshow]

10 October Festivals to Attend in DFW [Slideshow]

Forget Halloween for a moment, October in Dallas-Fort Worth is the time for festivals. Featuring the best in cultural eats, live music, and activities for all ages, start marking up your calendar now!

REVIEW: Last Weekend’s Fiesta Latinamericana that Happened in Klyde Warren Park

REVIEW: Last Weekend's Fiesta Latinamericana that Happened in Klyde Warren Park

It was a warm Sunday afternoon at Uptown Dallas. Fiesta Latinoamericana kicked off the festivities for its eighth year and they've couldn't have picked a better locale than Klyde Warren Park. DFW International Community Alliance who hosted this event went above and beyond to make this event happen without a hitch, and picking this popular [...]

Fiesta Latinamericana!

Fiesta Latinamericana!

Allow me to let you in on why going to a cultural festival is worth the trip. For starters its a festival about a nationality that you think you know something about, but don't. The best education you'll ever have is seeing the world from a different perspective. But talking to people with roots from [...]

It’s All Greek To Me: The 2014 Greek Food Festival of Dallas Happens Next Weekend

It's All Greek To Me: The 2014 Greek Food Festival of Dallas Happens Next Weekend

Dallas, time to get your Greek on. The Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church presents the Greek Food Festival for the 58th year in a row. For those unfamiliar, the Greek Food Fest is about more than just food. Much more. It's a celebration of all things Greek. Think dancing, art, a church tour and multiple cooking demonstrations. Thanks to the Dallas Morning News, we learned this year that the growing festival started humbly as a bake sale and how attracts over 14,000 people each year.

Steampunk Invasion Review: The Unofficial Rules of Steampunk

Steampunk Invasion Review: The Unofficial Rules of Steampunk

It was a cloudy Saturday afternoon in Dallas. There was no winds but the temperature was oddly cool for the start of the fall season. Everyone who arrived came in their most comfortable attire, goggles and all, to watch several other people shoot each down on Main Street... I know what you're thinking: Who was [...]