As this week's cover story makes clear, the key to a great dive bar is the atmosphere and the attitude. Here's a look around 10 of the bars mentioned in the story: Cooper's Club, Copper Spur Saloon, the Grapevine, Lakewood Landing, New O'Malley's Club, Club Schmitz, Ships Lounge, Starlight lounge, Tradewinds Social Club and The Winedale Tavern.
The annual Veterans Day Parade marched through town Tuesday morning, November 11, with veterans, active duty troops and ROTC groups joined on the parade route by marching bands and cheerleaders on the way to City Hall. Read more on Unfair Park.
The Washington-based DJ team Nadastrom headlined at Lizard Lounge Saturday night, November 7, drawing a savvy crowd of music lovers who just want to dance, show their midriffs and flash their signs at the camera. Meanwhile, Excuses hosted a showcase of local DJs at their Winter Thrust. Photos...
The fourth annual Fun Fun Fun Fest took over Austin's Waterloo Park November 7 and 8, with Of Montreal, Danzig and other bands playing in good weather Saturday and under soggy skies Sunday afternoon. Acts with local ties included Neon Indian, Vega, Astronautalis, Riverboat Gamblers and more.
NASCAR's Dickies 500 came to the Texas Motor Speedway November 5-8, and as usual the race brought the RV-and-tailgate scene out in force. Here's a look at the latest in NASCAR culture, plus a shot from the Boost Mobile freestyle motocross event outside the race. Photos by Danny Fulgencio.
Unfair Park visited the set of ABC's new mid-season replacement legal dramedy "The Deep End" Thursday afternoon, November 5 to see how a sound stage Las Colinas transformed into the sleek offices of a Los Angeles law firm. For more on the visit, including how star Billy Zane has passed his time...
Every week, our Flickr pool, "Dallas Observed," fills with great Dallas scenes and people we wish we'd gotten to meet ourselves. Anyone can contribute, (you too!) -- check out the instructions on our Flickr group page to join. Here's the best of the first batch of the Fall.
Bike Friendly Oak Cliff got into the Halloween spirit last weekend with their Terror On Two Wheels group ride through downtown Dallas. Pee Wee Herman was crowned the crowd favorite costume, coming out ahead in a pack of serious costumes. Photos by Danny Fulgencio.