Winter Classic one for the ages

Winter Classic one for the ages

By David Mullen Outdoor hockey? In Dallas? Texas? What was once unimaginable took place in earnest on January 1 when the Dallas Stars faced off against their new nemesis — the Nashville Predators — in the Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic appropriately played at the 88-year-old Cotton Bowl at Fair Park.  It just would not have […]

Cloudy, with a chance of serenity

Cloudy, with a chance of serenity

THE HIDDEN GEM OF DALLAS This beautifully calming photograph was taken at the end of December by White Rock Lake Weekly reader Josh Ault. Congratulations, Josh! You just won a $25 gift card to a favorite local restaurant. Submit your favorite original photo of the lake or its surrounding areas to editor@whiterocklakeweekly.com. You could be […]

Liu kicks off series with ‘One and Another’

Liu kicks off series with ‘One and Another’

By Taylor McDonnell The Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas has announced a landmark, three-year series of exhibitions honoring the cultural traditions of Asia with new contemporary voices from Texas women. The Texas Asian Women Artists Series will be the first major series that the Crow Museum debuts as […]

Chinese New Year arrives at NorthPark

Chinese New Year arrives at NorthPark

Celebrating the Year of the Rat, the Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas will present the 21st annual Chinese New Year Festival on Saturday, Feb. 1, from 11 a.m.-4 p.m., at NorthPark Center. This marks the third year that the popular event will be held indoors (and protected from […]

Fairmont does holidays TXmas style

Fairmont does holidays TXmas style

By Jeanne Culver Celebrate the holidays with a Christmas staycation at Fairmont Dallas. The hotel is beautifully decorated for Christmas and is the perfect location to experience everything merry that both the luxury hotel and downtown Dallas have to offer during Christmas. The Lobby Bar offers Happy Hour and signature drinks each day of the […]

Enjoy the night without regretting it

Enjoy the night without regretting it

For the sixth year in a row, Coors Light and Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) will help North Texas residents get home safely on New Year’s Eve. Totally free public transportation will be offered that night on DART buses, light rail, Paratransit Services and the Trinity Railway Express (TRE) between EBJ Union Station and CentrePort/DFW […]

New Year’s run to benefit Marathon Kids

New Year’s run to benefit Marathon Kids

LOOP THE LAKE The 16th annual Dallas Loop the Lake (LTL) is just around the corner. The run begins on Dec. 31 at 7:30 a.m. at The Lot in Dallas. Enjoy a great run with music, food, drinks and a raffle. Members of LTL are a group of local runners who gather each year to […]

‘Steaks on the Lake’ now ‘The Hope Party’

‘Steaks on the Lake’ now ‘The Hope Party’

By Jef Tingley On Friday, Nov. 22, a crowd of more than 400 guests filled The Bomb Factory in Deep Ellum for an evening of food, fun and fundraising for Grant Halliburton Foundation. Celebrating its 10th year, Steaks on the Lake (named after its humble beginnings with views of White Rock Lake) is an annual […]

Book pages become art at library event

Book pages become art at library event

From Staff Reports Create a fun, festive wreath for the holidays using old books on Saturday, Dec. 14 from 3 p.m.-4:30 p.m. at the Forest Green Branch Library. All materials will be provided! This event is free, but due to limited seats, registration is required. To register, visit dallaslibrary.librarymarket.com/events/book-page-wreaths. The Forest Green Branch Library is […]

Arts District prepares to dazzle crowds

Arts District prepares to dazzle crowds

The nonprofit AT&T Performing Arts Center announced that its annual free holiday event, Reliant Lights Your Holidays, will take place Saturday, Dec. 7. The event is held on the AT&T Performing Arts Center campus from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. with a concert and fireworks show. On the same day, Klyde Warren Park’s Tree Lighting […]