Ballooning couldnít be more of a fair weather sport. One personís invigorating morning breeze is a balloonistís nightmare. Despite a few clouds and one hell of a hot sun, wind gusts kept 90,000 cubic feet of hot air on the ground at the Summer Balloon Classic at Mid-Way Airport on Hwy. 287, between Waxahachie and Midlothian early Friday morning.
Luckily, the balloon festival runs all weekend long -- and even if the crews donít make it into the air, thereís still Saturday's Lite the Nite balloon glow, aviation show, helicopter rides, glider plane rides, skydivers, gift booths and all kinds of food. -- Melissa Crowe and Anastasia Jakse
Barcadia celebrated its one-year anniversary last weekend, with pin-up girls for waitresses and Queen tribute band Queen For A Day onstage. Saturday night, Lizard Lounge hosted Meltdown: Summer Edition, with Filo and Peri in the main room and DJ Merritt and DJ Michael Todd on the roof. Photos...
This year's Reebok Heroes Celebrity Baseball Game, a charity event held at Frisco's Dr Pepper Park, featured teams with, among others, Mike Modano, Michael Irvin, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban and singer Joey Fatone.
Dallas CityArts Festival played host to some of the city's most outrageous art on wheels on Saturday, June 13, with patterns, facial features and complete faithfulness to the ninja turtle way of life. Photos by Danny Hurley.
On Wednesday, 25-year-old Adam Williamson, who became quadriplegic in a 2006 dirt bike accident, got a second Crystalens implant so he doesn't have to use glasses or contacts. The $10,000 surgery - usually performed on elderly cataract patients and - was donated by Bausch&Lomb and the Key...
Keith P celebrated his birthday at the Cavern last Friday night, June 5, spinning goth, punk and '80s new wave with DJ's Tommy Boy and Pretty Vacant. Saturday night at Zubar, Dub Assembly and SAS (DJ Schwa and DJ Select) faced off at Zubar. Photos by Ray and Peter Lek.