The Mavericks Dancers held auditions for next season's team this weekend, including this final round Sunday afternoon at Elevation Fitness downtown. Dozens of dancers waited in the gym for their chance to impress judges with the a quick routine. Read more on Unfair Park. Photos by Patrick Michels.
Grapevine's annual Monty Python Madness Charity Festival included a silly walk down Main Street from the railroad station and a costume contest. Sunday's events included a Spam cooking contest. Photos by Danny Hurley.
The DOMAs turned 21 this year, with a house party-themed ceremony at the Granada Theater Tuesday night, July 21. Mike Modano, Willa Ford, Martellus Bennett and Joey Greco handed out the awards onstage, and the punk acts gave everyone an excuse to tear the couches apart. Photos by Patrick Michels.
Austin's DJ Chicken George spun at Suite Basement Friday night, July 17. Saturday night after the DOMA showcase, DJ Nick Le Shade & DJ Hooligan spun at Shade, and from there our nightlife crew roamed over to Fallout Lounge for Hot Flash! where six DJs spun in a small, action-packed setting....
Atomic Frolic, billed as "a night of booze, babes and burlesque," featured Kitten DeVille, Miss Exotic World 2002, La Divina and more dancers, plus music by Ricki Derek at its Sunday night, July 19, show at the Lakewood Theater. Photos by Danny Hurley.
The Dallas Desire, the new local Lingerie Football League outfit, held an intrasquad scrimmage at QuikTrip Park in Grand Prairie Friday morning, July 17, a few months ahead of the start to their season. Photos by Patrick Michels.
Trees' new owners Clint and Whitney Barlow showed us around their renovations of the old Deep Ellum favorite on Thursday afternoon, July 16, a month before the club's scheduled re-opening. Read more about it on DC9. Photos by Patrick Michels.
Local techno DJs Maetrik and Alta spun at their own going-away party at Shade Tuesday night, July 14, before leaving for Spain to launch their Ellum record label. DJ Redeye hosted the party, and Wanza also played. Photos by Ray and Peter Lek.