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Lakewood Shopping Center Welcomes Two New Stores

Lakewood Shopping Center Welcomes Two New Stores

We heard through the grapevine about two new stores joining Lakewood Shopping Center.

Two Mules Cantina Now Open at Las Colinas’ Texican Court

Two Mules Cantina Now Open at Las Colinas' Texican Court

Two Mules Cantina, the popular restaurant and bar within Valencia Group’s new Texican Court, is now open to the public for breakfast, dinner, happy hour and weekend brunch. Executive Chef Patrick Hildebrandt has created a delicious destination that showcases Southwestern-inspired dishes, including El Paso Eggs Benedict, Chilaquiles, Breakfast Torta, Smoked Barbacoa Mini Tostadas, Cochinita Pibil and Torta Cubana.

Diamonds of Dallas Dance Party with local charity OpportunityPlus Dec. 7

Diamonds of Dallas Dance Party with local charity OpportunityPlus Dec. 7

Local pop artist, Abigail Nakhro, known as her stage name Seysei, is set to release her single “Diamonds” and complementing visual with a Diamonds of Dallas Dance Party at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 7 at Capital Factory off Oak Lawn. It fuses a dance showcase, pop show, and charity event in one night. Pairing […]

Christmas Lights, Chocolate & Sips Tours – Dallas by Chocolate Dallas Bites!

Christmas Lights, Chocolate & Sips Tours - Dallas by Chocolate Dallas Bites!

Have a sweeter holiday with a Dallas by Chocolate’s popular “Christmas Lights, Chocolate and Sips” Tours! Catch the spirit of Dallas by Chocolate’s annual “Christmas Lights, Chocolate and Sips” tours, from November 23 through December 30, 2018. Yes, more than a month of merry-making, Dallas by Chocolate-style. Tours run almost every evening in December, and during many weekend days in December…and are great for all ages. Last year, more than 2,000 people took the tours and made unique holiday memories. Dallas by Chocolate was voted “Best City Tour 2017” (also won in 2015) by the Dallas A-List, and named one of the 10 Best Things to Do at the Holidays in Dallas by USA Today.

Irving’s Texican Court Opens November 15th

Irving's Texican Court Opens November 15th

Valencia Group’s Texican Court, the highly anticipated 152-room retro-inspired motor court concept, in Irving’s Las Colinas Urban Center opens November 15. Making for an exceptional travel and hospitality experience, Texican Court is conveniently located across from the Irving Convention Center and thriving Toyota Music Factory, Irving’s popular all-in-one concert venue, entertainment and dining destination.

Local alt-rock band BJ Stricker & The Kings debut second EP at The Rustic Oct. 13

Local alt-rock band BJ Stricker & The Kings debut second EP at The Rustic Oct. 13

The alt-rock jam band BJ Stricker & The Kings reach new heights in their second EP by taking an experimental twist. They took a chance on live-recorded singles with complementary visuals. As they wrap up, the official release is going down this weekend. There will be a live performance from 9:30 to 11 p.m. on […]

Steinfest Takes Over Downtown Plano October 19th-20th

Steinfest Takes Over Downtown Plano October 19th-20th

Steinfest is an Oktoberfest-style event hosted by the Historic Downtown Plano Association that celebrates outstanding beer, great food and the right kind of polka music to get you and your friends dancing in the street.

This event includes the finest beer, German-inspired cuisine, live music, an artist village of craftsman and makers, a wiener dog fashion show, keg bowling, a kid’s zone and the Whole Foods Market VIP bier garden.

Best Little Brewfest in Texas Debuts New Fall Date October 20th

Best Little Brewfest in Texas Debuts New Fall Date October 20th

The Best Little Brewfest in Texas has moved to the fall! For cooler weather, with our same cool friends, mark your calendars for Best Little Brewfest in Texas. New Date - Same GREAT festival - Always 100% for Charity - Cloud 9 Charities, Inc. There will have 80+ breweries, some wineries and distilleries.

Muenster Oktoberfest Brews Up Culture and Fun October 6th-7th

Muenster Oktoberfest Brews Up Culture and Fun October 6th-7th

Oktoberfest is coming to Muenster on Saturday and Sunday, October 6 & 7, 2018. This indoor festival will be held in our new 60,000 sq. ft. German Heritage Pavilion. The Muenster Oktoberfest will provide a taste of Germany right here in North Texas with German food vendors, and of course, great German beer. You will find quality arts and craft vendors many with German items for sale. Bring your dancing shoes because we will have entertainment all day long with a variety of Polka, Jazz and live bands. The festivities begin with music, food and contests. The official taping of the Oktoberfest keg will be Saturday at 12:00 p.m. There will be Wiener Dog Races on Sunday, and traditional German dancers will entertain and educate the crowd with performances throughout the day. Fun for the whole family!

INTERVIEW: Celebrity Stylist Charity Lewis Advocates for Fashion with Purpose

INTERVIEW: Celebrity Stylist Charity Lewis Advocates for Fashion with Purpose

Dallas-based celebrity and everyday stylist, Charity Lewis, advocates for fashion with intention throughout the Metroplex. Lewis created C.LewStyles to carry out this vision by providing high-end services to help individuals develop a confident style and assist local brands by spreading awareness of their designs. As a mother, wife, professional nurse and entrepreneur, she tailors each […]