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  • Dallas Celebrates MLK Day
    January 15 at 5:48 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    The dream was still alive for thousands of Dallas residents who filled the streets in southern Dallas for the city's annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day Parade.

     
  • Cowtown Kicks off the Annual Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo
    January 15 at 10:15 a.m. by Brian Maschino

    There were plenty of horses but no motorized vehicles as the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo Parade marched down Main Street in Fort Worth on Saturday. The parade kicked off three weeks of ropin', ridin' and country music in Cowtown. More than…

     
  • Epic Waters Makes a Splash in Grand Prairie
    January 15 at 4 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    The 80,000-square-foot, year-round water park Epic Waters held a VIP opening party Thursday, Jan. 11, before opening for business to the public the next evening. Here's a first look at the largest indoor water park in the country.

     

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  • The French Room Finds Relevance Again After a Facelift
    January 9 at 4 a.m. by Kathy Tran

    After a spared-no-expense renovation and a complete overhaul of the kitchen and menu, the French Room has once again become a fine dining destination in Dallas. They've still got a little work to do on the playlist, but otherwise, this 106-year-old…

     
  • Denton Celebrates the Birthday of Missing Drummer Joe Cripps
    January 9 at 12:34 a.m.

    The search is still on for Brave Combo drummer Joe Cripps, who went missing in October 2016. In his absence, Cripps' friends threw him a birthday party at Dan's Silverleaf in Denton on Friday, Jan. 5, 2018. Brave Combo, Brent Best, El Nuevo Mi Son,…

     
  • Viva's "Happy Nude Year"
    January 8 at 2:51 p.m. by Roderick Pullum

    Burlesque fans traveled to the Design District on Saturday to ring in the "Nude Year" at Viva's. Performers included Aerie Elle, Honey Hula-La, Iris Le'Mour, Janie Slash, Kerri N'Fuego, Kitty Martini, Sabra Johnsin, Sweet T, Vivienne Vermuth and MC…

     
  • Lupe Valdez Officially Kicks Off Her Campaign for Texas Governor
    January 8 at 1:41 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    Before a small but enthusiastic crowd of supporters, former Dallas County Sheriff Lupe Valdez officially opened her campaign for the Democratic nomination for Texas governor. Valdez, who announced her plans to try to unseat GOP Gov. Greg Abbott…

     
  • Lights All Night Part II: The Trenches
    January 2 at 10:51 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    When shooting major concerts, especially in the EDM world, it behooves you to venture deep into the thick of the crowd. That's where you'll find the most unique subjects. It's also where you can find large groups of friends who pooled resources and…

     
  • Lights All Night Part 1: All Access
    January 2 at 2:19 a.m. by Roderick Pullum

    At any music festival the VIP section, backstage and the photography pit are highly sought after territory and Lights All Night is no exception. There's always an interesting rotation of characters. Some who are there with legitimate credentials…

     
  • Oak Cliff Rings in 2018 in Old Style
    January 1 at 9:34 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    La Pompe and the Singapore Slingers had dancers on the floor at the Kessler shaking off the cobwebs of 2017, while revelers filled the Texas Theatre for a burlesque party and human "ball" drop on New Year's Eve.

     
  • Deep Ellum Welcomes 2018 to the Neighborhood
    January 1 at 9:16 p.m. by Mike Brooks

    Subfreezing temperatures kept the street crowds down, but inside the joints were jumping.  If you like a little music with your New Year's Eve, then maybe we saw you down in Deep Ellum.

     
  • The Unholy Resurrection of J&Js Ol' Dirty Basement
    December 24 at 8:06 p.m. by Ed Steele

    T'was Christmas eve eve, and all through the house not a creature was stirring except… musicians Lydia Low, Brandon Dowd, and Richard Haskins performing the first show in the newly re-opened J&J's ol' dirty basement in Denton. Ed Steele was there…

     
  • Highland Park Dazzles: Catch the Most Over-the-Top Holiday Décor
    December 22 at 3:16 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    Highland Park always puts on quite a show every holiday. Engage in the spector of lights and wealth — gawk at these free holiday displays. Photos by Brian Maschino

     
  • Krampus Creatures and Holiday Ghouls at the Church
    December 19 at 5:47 p.m. by Roderick Pullum

    It was a Christmas party Krampus style Sunday night at The Church. Vampire Court Dallas hosted the Krampus Nacht party and toy drive benefiting New Beginning Center of Garland. By Roderick Pullum

     
  • Varekai: A Feast for the Imagination
    December 19 at 12:35 p.m. by Brian Maschino

    Cirque du Soleil’s traveling show Varekai opened to audiences at the Fort Worth Convention Center on Wednesday, Dec. 13. Retelling the Greek mythological story of Icarus, who flew too close to the sun escaping Crete only to plummet to his death in…

     
  • Day for Night Lights Up Texas for Third Year
    December 18 at 4:38 p.m. by Jack Gorman III

    Pouring rain Sunday night could not deter a soaked, electric crowd watching Nine Inch Nails close out the second annual Day For Night festival. Returning to a former post office compound in downtown Houston, the festival filled multiple stages with…

     
  • Gary Numan Blows Up Trees with a Savage Performance
    December 15 at 7:35 a.m. by Mike Brooks

    There is something special about seeing a big talent on a small stage, and that's what you got if you were at Trees last night.  A spectacular treat for the eyes and ears as Gary Numan rolled out his best music in years behind his new album Savage.…

     
  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi Opening Night
    December 14 at 10:57 p.m. by Kathy Tran

    On Thursday December 14, 2017 Christmas arrived early this year with the release of the new movie Star Wars The Last Jedi. Alamo Draft House in Richardson held a dance party in the lobby and shocked everyone with Vader Santa Claus before the films…

     
  • Best Dallas Concert Photos in 2017
    December 14 at 12:37 p.m. by Sarah Schumacher

    What a year! Tripping Daisy and MC 900 FT Jesus returned. Warbeast calls it quits. Jimmy Eat World rocked St. Patty's Day. Metallica and Sigur Rós had epic performances. We lost Soundgarden's Chris Cornell. We gained new Sarah Jaffe and Charley…

     
  • Best DFW Cosplay This Year
    December 13 at 4 a.m. by Kathy Tran

    We went through our favorite anime and cosplay events to hand select the best of the year. From Belle and the Beast to Pikachu and Sailor Moon, we serve up the most creative, most realistic, most sexy cosplayers in Dallas. Photos by Kathy Tran

     

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