James D Smithey, Author at I Live In Dallas

James D SmitheyJames Smithey is a teacher at a local DFW high school, father, and proud Texas native. In addition to these titles, he could also be considered a "countrified geek". James has a strong passion for gaming, movies, reading, sports, the outdoors, and traveling. He also began a blog to document his travel adventures and celebrity interview transcripts. You can read more at: globalgeek.wordpress.com

Experience A Whole New World With Alamo Drafthouse’s Themed Street Bazaar This Weekend

Experience A Whole New World With Alamo Drafthouse's Themed Street Bazaar This Weekend

Alamo Drafthouse North Richland Hills, the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema chain’s first Tarrant County Location, is excited to conclude its month-long Grand Opening Celebration with an immersive ALADDIN-themed Street Bazaar event that begins at 11am on Saturday, May 25.

It’s the Last Huzzah – the Final Weekend of Scarborough 2019!

Scarborough Renaissance Festival® closes out its 39th season with the Last Huzzah - a grand celebration of music, merriment and magic throughout the Village of Scarborough over the 3-day Memorial Day Weekend, May 25, 26 & 27, 2019!

‘Ripley’s Believe It or Not!’ Merges Fandom And Fascination

'Ripley's Believe It or Not!' Merges Fandom And Fascination

As Texans, we may want to keep Austin weird, but even we don’t hold a candle to what you could find in Dallas several weeks ago. Ripley’s Believe It or Not! partnered with Fan Expo Dallas, and the result led to some interesting sites to behold. The traveling museum displayed some of the most unique and […]

8th Annual Oak Cliff Film Festival Returns In June

8th Annual Oak Cliff Film Festival Returns In June

Oak Cliff Film Festival is excited to announce the Feature Program lineup for the 8th annual edition of the festival, taking place June 6-9, 2019 at the historic Texas Theatre, Bishop Arts Theatre Center, Kessler Theater, and numerous other venues around Dallas’ vibrant Oak Cliff neighborhood. Featuring the very best of Oak Cliff’s historic theater […]

Prepare For Invasion, AlienCon Is Heading To DFW

Prepare For Invasion, AlienCon Is Heading To DFW

AlienCon, the world’s first convention dedicated to seeking the truth about extraterrestrial existence throughout history and solving the mysteries of the universe, has announced that by popular demand, it will bring AlienCon to Dallas, Texas October 4-6.

LeakyCon 2019 Announces Family Day

LeakyCon 2019 Announces Family Day

Mischief Management is excited to introduce Family Day at LeakyCon Dallas on Sunday, August 11, 2019. In addition to LeakyCon’s regularly scheduled programming, Family Day will feature a variety of kid-focused activities, including crafts, games, and a costume parade. LeakyCon welcomes fans of all ages for Family Day as well as the full three-day convention. […]

Make Mother’s Day Memorable With Movies At Alamo Drafthouse

Make Mother's Day Memorable With Movies At Alamo Drafthouse

 This Sunday is Mother’s Day, but you can celebrate Mom all week with fun movies and events! Whether she’s a slasher fan or a rom-com-mama, Alamo Drafthouse DFW has you covered! From Psycho to Serial Mom to a special Dirty Dancing Mother’s Day Brunch (with a special themed menu!), Alamo Drafthouse has a film for every kind of movie-loving Mom out there!

Find Chivalry And The Royal Treatment At Scarborough Renaissance Festival’s Mother’s Day Weekend

In celebration of Mother’s Day, Scarborough Renaissance Festival® invites visitors to treat Mom like a queen with the Mother’s Day Brunch for the whole family. The scrumptious Scarborough Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet will include Quiche Lorraine, ham, roasted potatoes with rosemary, mixed fruit and fresh baked breads along with Mimosas, coffee & tea.  There will be […]

Texas Frightmare Weekend 2019 Cosplay And Review

Texas Frightmare Weekend 2019 Cosplay And Review

Some might consider it what nightmares are made of, and others see it as a dream come true. The area’s largest horror convention, Texas Frightmare Weekend, returned to the Hyatt Regency DFW Airport. With the largest names in the horror genre, the event was sure to be a scream.

Fan Expo Dallas 2019 In Review

Fan Expo Dallas 2019 In Review

Last weekend, Dallas played host to some of the largest names to hit the big (and small) screens. Fan Expo Dallas brought in celebrity guests such as William Shatner, Kiefer Sutherland, Pamela Anderson, Zachary Levi and many more. The convention offered fans a chance to meet the stars of some of their favorite movies with […]