Get beer, boos on Oct. 20

Get beer, boos on Oct. 20

By Ryan Meigs Lakewood Brewing Company is throwing a huge Halloween party for the community. Everyone is invited to Lakewood’s Taproom & Beer Garden on Saturday, Oct. 20 from noon-9 p.m. to enjoy a day of beer, food, games and weird entertainment. Wim Bens, founder and president of Lakewood Brewing Company, said: “Halloween has always […]

The Rustic site for Voices of Change concert

The Rustic site for Voices of Change concert

By Roseanne Lewis Dallas CASA’s Young Professionals is hosting Voices for a Cause, a benefit concert on Oct. 18 to raise funds for Dallas CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates). Featuring The Ray Johnston Band and opening act Signed Out, concert tickets include two drinks and light appetizers.  Tickets can be purchased in advance online at […]

Beth Torah to host Kosher BBQ

Beth Torah to host Kosher BBQ

By Mike Precker With more teams than ever and a new competition for kids, the Fourth Annual Dallas Kosher BBQ Championship fires up on Sunday, Oct. 28.  The daylong festival has become a delectable date on the calendar for the entire community, bringing together the National Cuisine of Texas and the Dietary Laws of the […]

Special Olympics headed to lake

Special Olympics headed to lake

By Brooke Tinch For the ninth year in a row, White Rock Rowing Club is hosting the Texas Special Olympics kayaking competition. White Rock Rowing contributes coaches to the cause and dedicates the day to making this event a success.  The mission of the Texas Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and athletic […]

St. Andrew’s welcomes home musician

St. Andrew’s welcomes home musician

By Suzanne M. Anderson Italian Cellist Francesco Mastromatteo will bring a solo cello concert to St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 3204 Skillman St. in Dallas, on Sunday, Sept. 30 beginning at 5 p.m. The concert is free and open to the public, and a reception will follow in the fellowship hall.  The concert “Legend and Surprise” […]

Art returns to old home with new name

Art returns to old home with new name

By Becky Mayad The 2018 fall season for the Crow Museum of Asian Art (CMAA) kicks off this week with an array of popular events along with new programming to accompany the museum’s new name, expanded facility, street-side art studio and a new Center for Contemplative Leadership (CCL) focused on wellness.  Free and open to […]

Seniors celebrate with a Fosse Follies

Seniors celebrate with a Fosse Follies

By Shari Goldstein Stern When you’re a senior in high school, performing in musicals and plays is a very big deal. As a senior in college, acting in theater department productions can be life-changing. When you’re a senior citizen, appearing in the “Spectacular Senior Follies” is a life-affirming opportunity for seniors — if they can […]

Klyde Warren Park offers outdoor opera event

Klyde Warren Park offers outdoor opera event

The Dallas Opera announces a free public simulcast at Klyde Warren Park featuring Carmen, by Georges Bizet. The special presentation takes place in Downtown Dallas on Friday, Oct. 19 (program begins at 6:30 p.m., curtain time – 7:30 p.m.).  This will be a live simulcast of the opening night performance in the Winspear Opera House […]

CALENDAR

Sept. 14 13701 Dallas Parkway Farmers Branch, 75240 817-798-2082 Telos Club — Speakers from DFW Chapter of the Institute of Management Consultants will explore how active, collaborative language strengthens proposals. Nutritious conversation plus breakfast. 7:30-9 a.m. FREE! Sept. 14 2501 Flora Street Dallas, 75201 214-925-1200 Booker T. Washington High School — “A Chorus Line” is […]

Referees and Racers tee up to help GALT

Referees and Racers tee up to help GALT

By Lisa Fulton The Greyhound Adoption League of Texas and the Ken Smith Memorial Scholarship Fund are teaming up to host “Referees and Racers,” an 18 hole golf tournament at Cowboys Golf Club in Grapevine on Sept. 24 to benefit each organization. Former MLB player Jose Guzman and Brady Tinker of DFW SportsBeat will be […]