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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 […]

ILiveInDallas Exclusive: Announcing “Escaping The Ordinary: Volume 4” – Premiere Unreleased Song from Dallas Band, Edgewater

ILiveInDallas Exclusive: Announcing

Ty Griffin is no stranger to the Dallas or Texas music scene. He spent several years here developing relationships and promoting music, even spending some time working for Kirtland Records (Toadies, Sarah Jaffe, The Polyphonic Spree). To put it plainly he knows the bands and bands know him. Although Griffin plays drums occasionally, his major contribution to […]

Dallas Hosts Reunion Lawn Party June 23rd

Dallas Hosts Reunion Lawn Party June 23rd

Reunion Lawn Party returns to Dallas on Saturday, June 23, 2018.  Guests can purchase food and beverages from numerous food trucks and the Nodding Donkey Beer Garden. The entertainment line-up includes lawn games, Armadillo Races and a performance by Emerald City Presents: Limelight Band. Get ready for an MLB Texas Rangers takeover and fun surprises from our partners at Downtown Dallas, Inc. and Hyatt Regency Dallas.

Allen USA Celebration Electrifies June 30th

Allen USA Celebration Electrifies June 30th

After drawing a crowd of over 80,000 last year, the City of Allen has your summer covered by once again throwing DFW’s biggest summer party with Dallas’ best party bands! Keeping the tradition of being "First to the Fourth," the 2018 Market Street Allen USA Celebration will be held on the last Saturday in June, kicking off Independence Day festivities early with this year's annual event beginning at 4 p.m. on June 30th at Celebration Park in Allen. This fun, family-friendly celebration is free to attend and open to all ages, featuring two stages of live music, exciting new activity zones, the chance to meet another Cowboy wide receiver, diverse food selections and one of North Texas’ most exhilarating fireworks displays choreographed to contemporary and patriotic music.

Take a Day Trip up 35 to the Fred Jones Jr Museum of Art

Take a Day Trip up 35 to the Fred Jones Jr Museum of Art

The Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art on the University of Oklahoma campus at Norman is one of the finest university art museums in the US. See the nearly 17,000-object permanent collection, including one of the largest collection of Native American Art. Admission is also free! Here are some of our favorite pieces from a […]

Canal Fest Celebrates Culture in Irving June 9th

Canal Fest Celebrates Culture in Irving June 9th

Canal Fest 2018 is a celebration of world cultures, featuring dance, music, art and food representative of cultures from around the world. Three performance stages provide an immersive and interactive exploration of culture. Each stage showcases one or more continents, while the area surrounding each stage features food, activities, children’s crafts, cultural displays and vendors. Photo stations will be placed around the festival, and attendees are encouraged to dress in clothing that represents their own heritage or culture. Admission and activities are free!

Crawfish Festival Spices up Desoto June 2nd

Crawfish Festival Spices up Desoto June 2nd

Desoto Parks and Recreation hosts this free, fun filled event. This includes food, vendor booths, children's activities and great entertainment. Come and enjoy tons of delicious, spicy crawfish, great food, live music, vendors and games. Revel in the best blues and funk and enjoy the infectious rhythms. This is a friendly, relaxed and fun community event.

Taste of Irving Celebrates Food and Music May 19th

Taste of Irving Celebrates Food and Music May 19th

The Taste of Irving is an outdoor festival featuring family-friendly activities, live music, and food. This year’s event will give visitors an opportunity to sample a variety of music genres on multiple small stages. The entertainment schedule features jazz, blues, Latin and more.

Cottonwood Art Festival Adorns Richardson May 5th-6th

Cottonwood Art Festival Adorns Richardson May 5th-6th

There is an art to having fun at Cottonwood! Join us for this spring’s show on May 5 & 6 in Richardson, TX at Cottonwood Park (map). This FREE semi-annual event features works from the nation's top visual artists and has been a part of Richardson life for over forty years. The festival takes place on the first full weekend in May and the first full weekend in October each year.

38th Annual Denton Arts & Jazz Festival Cultivates April 27th-29th

38th Annual Denton Arts & Jazz Festival Cultivates April 27th-29th

The Denton Arts and Jazz Festival is a celebration of the arts in a community known for embracing and nurturing music, dance, choral, drama and the visual arts. The free event is produced by the Denton Festival Foundation, Inc. with the generous support of sponsors such as the Dallas/Fort Worth American Federation of Musicians Local 72-147 and the city of Denton. Held the last full weekend in April at Denton’s Quakertown Park, the event features seven stages of continuous music, fine art, crafts, and food, games and information booths in a beautiful, outdoor setting. The Festival Foundation uses proceeds from booth rentals and concession sales to support the arts throughout the city of Denton. Arts facilities, service organizations, and preservation projects have all been the recipients of the proceeds from past events, in addition to public art for the enjoyment of all.