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African American Guide to Dallas


African Americans hold a unique place in the history of Dallas, a history continuously echoed in how the African American community is viewed today. Here's your guide to Black culture in Dallas.

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Jews and African Americans in the Civil Rights Movement (Virtual)
Wed - May 19

Jews and African Americans in the Civil Rights Movement (Virtual)

From the founding of the NAACP to the famous friendship between Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel and Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. to Jewish participation in the Freedom Rides, American Jews were...

Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Juneteenth Celebration Parade, March & Festival 2021
Sat - Jun 19

Juneteenth Celebration Parade, March & Festival 2021

This will be an first ever Juneteenth Celebration Parade, March & Festival on Saturday, June 19th, 2021 for the DFW Metroplex. This is a Social Economic, Multi-Cultured , Tri-State Appeal of...

Juneteenth Celebration Parade, March & Festival 2021

2021 Juneteenth Golf Classic
Sat - Jun 19

2021 Juneteenth Golf Classic

We are proud to announce the 2021 Juneteenth Golf Classic! Enjoy a 4-Person scramble on Saturday, June 19, 2021, at The Golf Club of Dallas, in the Oak Cliff community of Dallas, TX. The goal of...

Golf Club of Dallas

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Deep in the Heart of Dallas with Darryl Ratcliff

Darryl Ratcliff dishes on the city's art scene and highlights local gems.

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Deep in the Heart of Dallas with M*Knight

The multi-hyphenate dishes on his Dallas favorites.

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Deep in the Heart of Dallas with Lisa Willis

Lisa dishes on her handmade jewelry company and why she calls Dallas home.

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How to Celebrate Black History Month During a Pandemic

From Virtual Dance Performances to Socially Distanced Bus Tours to Take-Home Dinner, Dallas Celebrates Black History Month

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Deep in the Heart of Dallas with Janel Fields

The local chef shares her love for the Big D.

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Celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. Day in Dallas

Honor the life of legacy of Dr. King with these local events in town.

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