Lauren Bernal, Author at I Live In Dallas - Page 2 of 2

Lauren BernalFood, drink, music, travel, design, and the oxford comma: these are a few of Lauren’s favorite things. By day, she’s a copywriter at an agency a la Mad Men. By night, she’s taking on all of the latest restaurants, cocktails, and various forms of art that Dallas has to offer. Follow her succinct thoughts and musings on Twitter @notlaurenbernal or visit her website at laurenbernal.com.

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

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

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 States. […]

10 Pro Tips for Homegrown Fest 5

10 Pro Tips for Homegrown Fest 5

As the weather finally approaches the blissful summer temperatures we’ll soon be complaining about, we’re all, as of now, celebrating. Patios, parks, tank tops: yes please! And luckily for us all, one of the best events in Dallas is coming up encompasses all three of those. The unofficial kick off of summer will certainly be celebrated at Homegrown Fest 5.

Shakespeare Is Turning 450 And You’re Invited

Shakespeare Is Turning 450 And You’re Invited

“So wise so young, they say, do never live long.” Ah, Shakespeare. Indeed they don’t. But that doesn’t mean there’s no reason to celebrate the life of such a great bard as he. Join Shakespeare Dallas this Friday night at a party that’s sure to be more epic than a summer’s day. Not familiar with […]

Henderson Tap House Takes Bar Food Up a Notch

Henderson Tap House Takes Bar Food Up a Notch

Henderson Tap House is the newest concept to open on Henderson. More than just draft beer and finger foods, this isn’t exactly your average bar. Yes, there’s lobster in more than one dish. And no, you won’t be scraping your pockets trying to pay for it.

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?

Could Suburbia Music Festival in Plano be the Next Coachella or Bonnaroo?

Could Suburbia Music Festival in Plano be the Next Coachella or Bonnaroo?

While the Dallas music festival scene isn't quite like the big boys in Tennessee or California yet, the ‘burbs seem to be on the right track. Music lovers, feast your ears on Suburbia: a two-day, mixed-genre music festival right in our backyard.