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 […]

GeO-Deck to open Dallas ski resort

GeO-Deck to open Dallas ski resort

By Kimber Westphall Reunion Tower offers holiday activities for family and friends of all ages this holiday season. The icon of the Dallas skyline is officially “GeO-Deck the Halls” as it welcomes Dallas residents and visitors. Every Saturday from Nov. 30 through Dec. 21 on the Reunion Tower GeO-Deck, Tower visitors can meet Santa’s elves, […]

Nursery rhyme proves true

Nursery rhyme proves true

By Lisa K. Miller We all know this one… “Row, row, row your boat gently down the stream. Merrily, merrily, merrily life is but a dream.” We merrily sang that song as children in school and at summer camps, yet probably never really thought about what it meant. Dr. Wayne Dyer, a renowned motivational speaker, […]

Messages of remembrance brings peace

Messages of remembrance brings peace

By Brooke Tinch Faith & Grief Ministries understands loss. Throughout the year, Faith & Grief Ministries provides a place for those grieving by offering gatherings and retreats in nine various host locations throughout Texas, Arkansas, Kansas and New Jersey. Yet, Faith & Grief Ministries recognized that the holiday months tend to be the hardest for […]

Casa Linda prepares for Pupusa Day

Casa Linda prepares for Pupusa Day

National Pupusa Day, on Nov. 10, is an El Salvadoran holiday celebrating the pupusa, a tortilla-like flatbread filled with beans, meat and other deliciousness. It is now the national dish of El Salvador — a far cry from its humble beginnings as a staple in the diet of early Indian tribes. Pupusas have a long […]