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11/25/2014
Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) employees are collecting donations of adult socks, blankets, canned food and unwrapped toys for children with a "Stuff a Bus" campaign to help bring joy to the elderly, children and other neighbors in need....more
11/21/2014
DART is working with local advocates for persons who are homeless and a national rail safety organization to educate the homeless community about dangers they can face around rail tracks....more
11/21/2014
On November 22, The Trains at NorthPark, presented by Bank of Texas, celebrates its 27th year as one of Dallas' favorite family holiday traditions....more
11/20/2014
Due to the severe weather forecast and a concern for safety, City Lights has been rescheduled for Sunday, November 23rd....more
11/19/2014
On November 13, the Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden and three of its leaders were honored with four prestigious awards: one for the Garden and three for its leaders....more
11/18/2014
The NCAA Division I Women's Basketball Committee announced that the Big 12 Conference and the Dallas Sports Commission have been selected to host the 2017 Women's Final Four....more
11/13/2014
Installation of 1,500 Suspended LED Light Bulbs on View in CenterPark Garden beginning November 25, 2014....more
11/12/2014
Samuel S. Holland, an internationally renowned music educator and outstanding arts administrator, has been named dean of Meadows School of the Arts at SMU....more
11/07/2014
Major renovation reflects The Crescent's desire to become an integral part of Uptown's growing, pedestrian-friendly vitality; top-to-bottom improvements will make upscale dining, shopping and work experience more accessible...more
11/07/2014
The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, ESPN and the Cotton Bowl Athletic Association are pleased to announce that Goodyear has become the title sponsor of the Cotton Bowl....more
11/06/2014
Road to Rio for the 2016 Olympics Begins in Big D...more
11/04/2014
Must-See Attractions and Local Cultural Groups Partner to Showcase Dallas as the Magical City for the Holidays...more
10/30/2014
Phillip J. Jones, president and CEO of the Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau (Dallas CVB) today announced the sports marketing department of the Dallas CVB has transitioned into the Dallas Sports Commission....more
10/29/2014
All-Session tickets for the 2015 Phillips 66 Big 12 Women's Basketball Championship will go on sale Thursday, October 30 at 10 a.m. CDT....more
10/24/2014
ASI Gymnastics will host event at AT&T Stadium to celebrate 2015 AT&T American Cup in Dallas. On Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014 Olympic Gold Medalist Carly Patterson will attend the event that includes private stadium tours, a gymnastics and football "fun-zone" on the field, and Patterson's appearance....more
10/23/2014
The Dallas Convention & Visitors Bureau (Dallas CVB), HelmsBriscoe, the global leader in meetings procurement, and the Renaissance Dallas Hotel are teaming up with Clean the World to package and distribute 10,000 hygiene kits from partner hotels for local charities as part of Dallas BIG Give to help prevent deaths...more
10/21/2014
Dallas' Green Jewel Recognized at ULI Fall Meeting as Park Celebrates Second Anniversary...more
10/21/2014
Zaxby's and the Heart of Dallas Bowl announced today that the chicken fingers and wings restaurant chain will become the new title sponsor of the collegiate post-season game....more
10/14/2014
Garden & Gun Magazine and Chef Tim Byres join forces for a Louisiana culinary & musical throw-down of Texas proportions, presented in partnership with the Louisiana Office of Tourism...more
10/14/2014
The Dallas Zoo has set an all-time attendance record for the fifth consecutive year, with 943,139 guests visiting Texas' largest and oldest zoo in the fiscal year that ended Sept. 30....more
10/13/2014
Two-year agreement pairs prominent New York and Dallas business communities with passion for fitness...more

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11/07/2014
Dallas has a winner on its hands in 10Best and USA TODAY's Readers' Choice contest for Best Airport for a Layover....more
10/29/2014
In D-Town on business and looking for the best places to eat, drink, sleep and squeeze in a bit of play? This mini-guide highlights the best of the best....more
10/29/2014
Dallas is no longer one of the nation’s largest cities without a sports commission....more
10/08/2014
CNN: These days, some of the best running trails can be found in the world's busiest places....more

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