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.
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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...
Glass on Mckinney Ave. featured live art, food from Nick & Sam's, and fashion from local designers for "Canvas, Caviar and Couture," an event to benefit YTAC (Young Texans Against Cancer). Photos by Roderick Pullum
Over thirty days straight of 100 plus heat in Dallas. It's been a real scorcher, but Dallas has found ways to beat the heat this record-breaking summer: Parties, bikini contests and crowd surfing. Ahead, check out the hottest moments of the summer in Dallas.
We dug through the Voice's archives of publicity stills, looking for horror, sci-fi or otherwise weird publicity images from films gone by. Just in time for the Halloween (and horror movie) season, here are our favorites. Some are now strangely funny, while others still maintain some of the...
DC9 at Night's Full Review of Steve Aoki, DJ Shadow:Identity Festival at Gexa Energy Pavilion Identity Fest, an explosion of electronica and dance from artists like Steve Aoki and DJ Shadow, took place at Gexa Energy Pavilion on Sunday, August 28. These were the fans. Read more in this week's...