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Czech, Ch-Czech It Out: The National Polka Festival Kicks Off This Friday

Czech, Ch-Czech It Out: The National Polka Festival Kicks Off This Friday

Could we possibly get through an article about polka without using a Czech pun or three? The answer is no. Need a reason to Czech out something different this Memorial Day Weekend? The answer is yes, and involves kolaches. The National Polka Festival kicks off this Friday through Sunday in Ennis, Texas.

Suburbia’s Epic Weekend + Exclusive Interview with Performing Artist Meg Myers

Suburbia’s Epic Weekend + Exclusive Interview with Performing Artist Meg Myers

Check out a recap of Plano's newest music festival, plus, an exclusive interview with an artist that performed there.

Get Out of the Doghouse This Weekend at Dog Bowl in Fair Park

Get Out of the Doghouse This Weekend at Dog Bowl in Fair Park

Take pooch portraits and let Fido splash around while you sip a beer this weekend at the Dog Bowl in Fair Park.

First Annual Deep Ellum Urban Race and Block Party

First Annual Deep Ellum Urban Race and Block Party

Tweet Life in Deep Ellum and Mokah Coffee Bar will be hosting the first annual Deep Ellum Urban Race and Block Party the first weekend in May. The race will encourage teams to work together to complete tasks such as mural painting, crafting instruments and solving brain bending challenges that celebrate the unique nature of [...]

Culinary and Musical Superstars Prepare for Addison’s Fork & Cork Festival

Culinary and Musical Superstars Prepare for Addison’s Fork & Cork Festival

Tweet If you live in the heart of Dallas, you may not tend to travel to Addison for much more than boots of beer at Oktoberfest. Little did you know, Addison is home to more than 170 restaurants in just 4.3 square miles, making it one of the most unique culinary destinations in the United [...]

Earth Day Texas Celebration Happens Today and Tomorrow in Fair Park

Earth Day Texas Celebration Happens Today and Tomorrow in Fair Park

Spring has come at last y’all. It’s been a long, long winter and if there was ever an opportunity to be outside to enjoy the sun rays, the warm breeze, and the blooming blue bonnets, now would be that time. So how about kicking off spring by attending Earth Day Texas 2014 this weekend at Fair Park Saturday April 26 and Sunday April 27.

Beer Garden, Local Market, Swap Meet & Live Music to Come to Fort Worth Ave This Saturday

Beer Garden, Local Market, Swap Meet & Live Music to Come to Fort Worth Ave This Saturday

Bring your kids, bring your dog, bring your junk. Spare pARTS Market and Bark Belmont are popping up at 739 Fort Worth Avenue this Saturday, April 26th, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., complete with a junk swap, local market, beer garden, dog park, mural painting and live music.

CultureMap Extends Famed Tastemaker Awards to Dallas

CultureMap Extends Famed Tastemaker Awards to Dallas

Tweet If you’ve ever been to a CultureMap Dallas event, then you know that this is one magazine that can seriously throw down. Between birthday parties, young adult mixers and fashion events, CultureMap has their pulse on the best of what our city has to offer. And while a true Dallasite knows that there is [...]

Local Artists Set The Stage for RAW: Dallas Presents SPECTRUM

Local Artists Set The Stage for RAW: Dallas Presents SPECTRUM

So the weekend is coming to a close and you're already wondering what will be going on next weekend. What better way to start things off than by supporting some local talent at the upcoming SPECTRUM event presented by RAW: natural born artists.

All-You-Can-Eat Crawfish (and more) This Weekend at Salute to King Creole Crawfish Festival

All-You-Can-Eat Crawfish (and more) This Weekend at Salute to King Creole Crawfish Festival

It’s Thursday, y’all. And you know what that means: it’s time to plan your weekend! But let me guess: you’ve been busy. These past few weeks have been insane. You’ve been working more than usual, your google calendar is triple booked, and you can barely even find the time to check facebook at work anymore. Worst of all? Your social life is suffering. It’s like, how do you even find the time to go out anymore?