Recently, my girlfriend and I attended ZestFest 2017 held at the Irving Convention Center. Now that I look back, I've actually attended a handful of some pretty sweet events over the years there. This made me wonder what are some other interesting things to do in Irving, Texas, that can be done year-round and as a couple. Here are a few are four date themes, if you feel like venturing toward our neighbor to the northwest for the night.
DART has made my life easier. I've ridden DART for the better part of the decade, and in that time, I have used it off and on for daily work commutes, catching some culture on the weekends, as well as nights out with friends. If you're looking for convenient and inexpensive things to do while exploring Dallas, look no further - I've rounded up 10 things you can do (aka DARTable Gems) that are easily accessible off DART and available year-round.
First thing's first: It's Friday, ya'll! Time to lock down those weekend plans, especially for #SundayFunday. Discover a new way to enjoy Dallas outside of bottomless mimosas at #brunch. To help you expand your "Dallas To-Do's", the lovely ladies of @Dallasites101 have teamed up with Smart City Apartment Locating for a fabulous (and free) tour [...]
Sure you know that Bishop Arts District is great for food, shopping, and everything else in between, but did you also know about all the great walls? Not "China Great Wall" great, but great like murals, textures, and colors. My team at the DG Cause Marketing Agency needed team pictures and decided that Bishop Arts [...]
The 4th Annual Hollywood Art In The Park is a free admission outdoor marketplace featuring talented local and regional visual, culinary, and gift artists and craftspeople.
I was recently told that I take Christmas obsession to a level that is a cross between adorable and terrifying. Whether you fall under the category of obsessed, or just happy about the time off for the holidays, Christmas lights make it feel like the holidays, even when it's December and 70 degrees outside. The [...]
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 [...]
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!
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 [...]
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.