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Mark your calendars for Saturday, May 30th and start off the summer season right! Reunion Tower is hosting a party in its "backyard" on the lawn at the base of the Tower....more
Travelers can stay Texas true and save up to 25% on Marriott, JW, and Renaissance hotel weekend stays from Memorial Day to Labor Day....more
Dallas Park and Recreation Department is busy grooming a popular east Dallas park for a reopening ceremony tailored to four-legged residents....more
Dallas is the latest destination to partner with CityPASS, the company that packages discounted, prepaid admission to a city or region's top attractions....more
The School for the Talented and Gifted in Dallas tops U.S. News & World Report's annual list of the top-performing high schools in the nation....more
Dallas Area Rapid Transit encourages commuters to grab their bike and ride to work as part of national Bike to Work Day, May 15....more
Free unleashed fun for dog lovers and pooches of all sizes when historic Cotton Bowl field transforms into a dog park complete with splash pools, live entertainment and more!...more
Fair Park Sparks! returns Friday, May 8 from 3 to 10:30 p.m. to Dallas’ iconic Fair Park. Performances by Vanilla Ice and Sister Hazel headline the main stage entertainment....more
Looking to spend some time with your kids in Dallas but aren't sure where to go? 10Best has got you covered!...more
Installation of Red Panels to begin Saturday, April 25 at 10:00 am...more
The Dallas Park Board has approved a contract with the Oak Cliff Foundation confirming contributions of $68,000 for a new public art installation honoring Dallas natives and world-renowned blues musicians, Stevie Ray and Jimmie Vaughan to stand at Kiest Park in Oak Cliff, near the brothers' childhood home....more
Two years after the launch of the nation's first free museum membership program, DMA Friends, the Dallas Museum of Art today announced that it has enrolled 100,000 Friends....more
Exhibition features works spanning 500 years of Western art. Featured artists include Francis Bacon, Georges Braque, Canaletto, Salvador Dalí, Edgar Degas, Francisco Goya, El Greco, Henri Matisse, and Pablo Picasso. Exhibition is a centerpiece of Meadows Museum's 50th Anniversary Celebration....more
A Masterpiece of Portraiture at the Start of the French Revolution, The Harp Lesson Goes on View April 14...more
Chef Tim Byres celebrates the tastes of Louisiana in the Lone Star State at the Second Annual Crawfish Festival...more
Streetcar travel between Oak Cliff and Downtown Dallas is back after a nearly 50 year absence, connecting a historic community via a state-of-the-art electric vehicle and a free ride....more
Some of the City's historical treasures will soon have a new home in a newly constructed vault two floors below City Hall....more

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You’re not going to let a little thing like the heat index stop you from enjoying the Texas outdoors, are you? Dallas is the ninth largest city in the nation, with a population of more than one million residents and plenty of southern hospitality to go around....more
From down home favorites to more refined fare, Dallas has something to please every palate....more
I recently ventured to Dallas to see just how dining out is faring there in the 21st Century....more
Members of the BuzzFeed Community were asked to share which museums they think everyone should visit....more
Not only is Dallas very different from any other city in Texas, including nearby Fort Worth, it is now the state's most diversified, having weathered both the recession and the recent drop in oil prices far better than other cities so intimately tied to the oil industry....more
The Dallas Zoo's Giants of the Savanna ranked as the third best zoo exhibit by readers of USA TODAY and 10Best....more
Canadian-born developer Jack Matthews, whose Matthews Southwest developed the city-owned Omni Dallas Hotel, has a story to tell....more
The Dallas Arboretum’s annual spring festival has been named as one of America's Best Spring Flower Festivals by Fodor’s Travel....more

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