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Recovered Calling Art Reception (August 21)

Recovered Calling Art Reception (August 21)

Every month, the new dual-branded AC Hotel and Residence Inn Dallas by the Galleria features the story of a local entrepreneur in a series called Entrepreneur of the Month. The hotel has selected Frisco-based artist Ryan Ekmark of Recovered Calling as the entrepreneur of August. Ekmark has gravitated toward complex, three-dimensional artwork since high school. […]

Support the American Heart Association at a benefit concert on August 18

Support the American Heart Association at a benefit concert on August 18

Who doesn't like a concert for charity? Rock out to some amazing local artists while supporting the American Heart Association on Saturday, Aug. 18 during the inaugral Rhythms of the Heart concert. The event takes place at Dallas’s legendary Longhorn Ballroom. The event is open to the public and will feature performances by Texas artists Jackie Darlene, Kelly […]

Margarita and Salsa Festival Shakes Up Waco August 25th

Margarita and Salsa Festival Shakes Up Waco August 25th

Make plans now to attend the biggest, coolest, hottest party of the summer – the 23rd Annual Margarita & Salsa Festival happening on Saturday, August 25, 2018, at the Extraco Events Center in Waco. All proceeds benefit the Scholarship Program at the Heart O’ Texas Fair & Rodeo.

Afterglow Gallery Visual Artist Releases Controversial Polaroid Series July 23

Afterglow Gallery Visual Artist Releases Controversial Polaroid Series July 23

Dallas-based organization Afterglow Gallery presents Allow Me To Reintroduce Myself (AMTRIM) as an icebreaker to discuss current debates that are taking the nation by storm. The Visual Arts Director and Owner, Said Abusaud created this series as a platform to showcase opinions of social issues from the perspective of Dallas' own.  The twelve chosen individuals for the series […]

Boss Women Who Brunch brings Mimosas and Master Plans June 23rd

Boss Women Who Brunch brings Mimosas and Master Plans June 23rd

From the organization that brought you the Ultimate Vision Board event, Boss Women Who Brunch is back with key insights for the corporate women of the Metroplex. The debut event "Corporate Women Unite: How to 9 and Thrive in Corporate" encourages the 'Corporate Gal' community to come together for a day full of inspiration and […]

Free Concert: The Band of Heathens at Big Beat Dallas in Irving (March 25)

Free Concert: The Band of Heathens at Big Beat Dallas in Irving (March 25)

The Band of Heathens is hosting a FREE concert on Sunday, March 25 at Big Beat Dallas! The show starts at 7pm on the outdoor plaza. Stay for dinner and drinks at one of the four new original restaurants at the Big Beat Dallas complex.  

Big Beat Dallas brings live music, 24-hour dining and more to Las Colinas

Big Beat Dallas brings live music, 24-hour dining and more to Las Colinas

You may have heard the buzz about a new music and food venue coming to Las Colinas. Meet Big Beat Dallas.... who will bring you live music every single day of the year (with many free concerts), elevated restaurants, a night club and a ranchers market. Excited yet? We sure are. We stopped by for […]

The Texas Classic Auction presented by Worldwide Auctioneers in Arlington

The Texas Classic Auction presented by Worldwide Auctioneers in Arlington

On Saturday April 21, Worldwide Auctioneers will kick off its annual Texas auction weekend with The Texas Classic Auction at the Arlington Event Center, with another fantastic lineup of world class motorcars slated to cross the block. The Texas Classic Auction is open to the public and starts at 11am, with public preview days on […]

Texas Tour & Track Day hosted by Concours d’Elegance of Texas

Texas Tour & Track Day hosted by Concours d'Elegance of Texas

Organizers for the 7th Annual Concours d'Elegance of Texas, one of the state’s largest vintage motoring and luxury lifestyle events, is revving up for an outstanding 2018 program, April 20-22, in Arlington’s Entertainment District. The weekend events benefit Arlington’s River Legacy Foundation, Edward Pierce Center for Autism and Next Gen Education Program.   On April […]

Big Beat Dallas to host job fairs in February

Big Beat Dallas to host job fairs in February

At Big Beat Dallas, work is play! The new Texas-sized, 90,000-square-foot development in Irving will host several job fairs in February to hire 500 hourly employees. Positions include a variety of roles in the Front of House and Back of House, as well as Sous Chef, Catering Sales Manager and Restaurant Manager.     The […]