On Saturday, August 14th, the gridiron match up between the Blondes(and Reds) vs. Brunettes took place at Highlander Stadium in Highland Park. The Blondes defeated the Brunettes 41-13, making their third win in a row a bittersweet "Three-peat". The celebration continued at Stan's Blue Note with music by Studio 54. Together the teams raised over $200,000 in three short months for the Dallas Chapter of the Alzheimer's Association, the real champion of it all. For more information check out www.bvbdallas.org - ALL PHOTOS BY ERIC GARCIA AND DUSTIN SCHNEIDER
The 17th annual Europa Super Show Expo took over the Dallas Convention Center August 13-14, with bodybuilding, martial arts and arm-wrestling competitions, plus all the fashion, food and food substitutes demanded by the life of the truly huge. You can read more about the show on Unfair Park....
On Sunday, the Kixpo 2010 sneaker and streetwear expo hosted thousands of enthusiasts in the sweaty halls of Lofty Spaces in south Dallas. The event showcased local clothing designers work, provided tons of free merch as well as free taco bell(what?!?), and enough sneakers to satisfy a single,...
Over 700 tattoos were done by Elm Street Tattoo (Oliver Peck's favorite spot) in Deep Ellum this Friday, August 13th. Elm Street gave discounted prices ($13 per Tattoo) on wicked tattoos the entire day, and drew a line around the block (no pun intended).
All photos by Mattie Stafford.
The Lek Brothers began this weekend with DJ Noah D at the Green Elephant spinning Dubstep, alongside Dallas' Dub Assembly crew. Saturday, they ventured to South Dallas' Brooklyn Jazz Cafe for Alexander Robotnik (read the full review on DC9 at Night).
All Photos by the Lek Brothers
There was a Silver Star Stage, and a Jaegermeister stage at the Superpages Friday, August 13 for the 2010 Rockstar Energy Drink Mayhem Festival which included bands like 3 Inches of Blood and Hatebreed. On the main stage was Korn, Rob Zombie, Lamb of God, and Five Finger Death Punch.
After the hookahs, Cheetos and tournament gamers united for a variety of events at QuakeCon, including Bawls Chugging Contest (gamers had to drink a can of bawls as fast as possible) at the tournament hall at the Hilton Anatole. Read more on Unfair Park.
All photos by Evan Clinton.
After John Cormack teased Rage during his QuakeCon keynote, the gamers took their hookahs, Cheetos and tournament at the tournament hall at the Hilton Anatole. Read more on Unfair Park.
All photos by Evan Clinton.
Industry Night, "Back 2 Basics," found Wish Ultralounge packed Tuesday, August 10. DJ Joe Vega and DJ Rev were on hand to spin for General Manager Phil Schanbaum's birthday party at Wish Ultralounge.
All photos by Roderick Pullum.
The Dallas County Republican Party rallied nearly 1,000 to protest President Obama's visit to Dallas on Monday, August 8. Packed into the bleachers at Hillcrest High School's Franklin Stadium, they heard from talk radio's Mark Davis and politicians like Texas Rep. Linda Harper-Brown and...
The top 10 finalists: Aaron Kelly, Andrew Garcia, local Casey James, Crystal Bowersox, Didi Benami, Katie Stevens, Lee DeWyze, Michael Lynche, Siobhan Magnus, and Tim Urban grouped together in a Marvel Ultimate Alliance-esque super team of musicians at the American Airlines center August 9,...
The House of Blues hosted the "First Adults Only Rock Show" with Queensryche, performing new songs alongside Go-Go and Burlesque Dancers, Contortionists, Drag Queens, Jugglers and aerial acts.
All photos by Kevin Todora.