In the short block between Pearl and Olive, a patch of grass and tables were set up with food trucks purring nearby. This was the scene downtown Dallas, where three blocks of parking spaces were reserved and converted by locals in the name of a "more lively, active and community-oriented place to live, work and play."
Over 150 beers were present at the Dallas Zoo last night, along with a few thousand fans, the Spazmatics, some possibly irritated, sleepless birds, and a whole lot of good burgers. Follow the Dallas Observer on FacebookAll photos by Alex Scott
Full review: Bon Iver and Kathleen Edwards at the Winspear Opera HouseThe Wintery sounds of Bon Iver were at the Winspear Opera House last night (September 12), with opener Kathleen Edwards.All photos by Stephen Masker
We mourned at dawn yesterday. We bowed our heads. Our nation hurt, but we also commemorated the courage of fallen men and women who risked their lives. Contributing photographer Danny Fulgencio found Dallas, on this tenth anniversary of the attacks of 9/11, solemn, reflective and heart-broken....
Full review: Over The Weekend: Lil Wayne and Rick Ross at Gexa Energy PavilionSaturday, September 10, Lil Wayne came through Dallas with Rick Ross, Keri Hilson, Far East Movement, Lloyd to perform at the Gexa Energy Pavilion. All photos by Mike Mezeul
It was high fashion and little bottles of Freixenet at the Galleria in Dallas Thursday night (September 8), where Fashion's Night Out held it's third annual shindig. Photographer Roderick Pullum was there to shoot the runway, and read The Mixmaster's full recap for information on the the...
The State Fair of Texas 2011 fried food winners, the Big Tex Choice Awards, have been announced. City of Ate contributor and State Fair of Texas aficionado Alice Laussade brings the full story on the winners, with photos by Taryn Walker. Follow full State Fair of Texas 2011 coverage on City of Ate.
Last Night: Erykah Badu, Mos Def and Talib Kweli at the Prophet Bar Jam SessionDallas' best kept music-secret in town is the Prophet Bar's Weekly Jam, which last night (September 7, 2011) featured Erykah Badu, Talib Kweli and Mos Def spinning for a jammed-in crowd.
All photos by Mike Brooks
The Crowne Plaza Hotel's pool was packed on Labor Day for the "12 Inch Pimps" party (9/5/2011). The DJ's featured were DJ Avi, Willie Trimmer, Mishal, Rev, Kelly Taylor, Jonny 5, Habitual, Tav the DJ, Lou Douva, Photos by Roderick Pullum
This weekend's holiday edition of Night Moves features photos from Plush's dress-in-white party in honor of post Labor Day fashion rules (1-17) and Glass' birthday party for the club owner Taylor Nguyen.(22-40) Follow us on Twitter at Dallas ObserverAll photos by Roderick Pullum
A wildfire burned just west of Sherman, Texas. Our contributing photographer Mike Mezeul followed two farmers assisting firefighters in the area. The fire was started by arson, and as of the time of this photo, was 60% contained. It's burned over 2000 acres. This was the 83rd arson started fire...