A bridge (sort of) opened; St. Patrick's Day reared its head; SXSW cool ranchified Austin; a Festival of Balloons--these were just a few of the myriad event in Dallas. These are the photos from March, 2012.
Sunday evening, members of the Dallas nightlife industry put on their own version of the Project X party phenomenon. Without the irresponsibility. McKenzie Barrett and Plush Nightclub VIP Manager Joshua Shronce organized the event. The invite list was restricted. The full private security staff...
The Festival of Balloons, which extends from a World Convention, showcases the meticulous artwork (constructed from thousands of Qualatex-brand variety). The balloon constructions were on vivid display at the Sheraton Hotel. These were more fascinating balloons. Photos by Stephen Masker
The Sylvan | Thirty development site held this year's Truckstock, where, of course, 18 food trucks -- including Butcher's Son, Gandolfo's NY Deli, Nammi, Ruthie's Rolling Cafe, and Rock and Roll Taco (and much more) -- encircled Dallas-ites with delicious foods. Photos by Jay Barker
Eat this, Guy Fieri. We here love dive bars. It's the feel of it: the flaking-away booth chair, the wobbly stool, the taste of beer in a glass. Ah, yes: late-night corn dogs. Our contributing photographer spent some time chronicling the dive bars in Dallas. This was the result. Photos by Jay Barker
And so it was: Ryan Bingham & the Dead Horses headlined our very own St. Patrick's Day concert with support by Jonathan Tyler & the Northern Lights, the Whiskey Folk Ramblers, and Hunter Hendrickson . All photos by Jay Barker
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A few weeks after Mark Cuban saved the St. Patrick's Day parade with a generous donation, Dallasites gathered along Lower Greenville to celebrate. Photographer Mike Mezeul was there to capture the scene.
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It might have been brisk outside, with a heavy sky full of rain, but Zouk's indoors were sardine-packed with a heat-soaked crowd for Vanilla Ice. All photos by Roderick Pullum.
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Plush celebrated their place as one of the top 100 night clubs in the country by Nightclub & Bar Magazine with a party called "I Am #47" (in recognition their place on the chart of course). Photos by Roderick Pullum