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On Your Marks, Get Set, Dash!

Oct 13, 2014 No Comments by

We’ve brought you beer and wine.  We’ve brought you delicious, indulgent foods.  We’ve brought you late night parties. And now we bring you a chance to atone for it all (or at least a portion of it): introducing Go Oak Cliff’s first 5K, the ‘Stache Dash!  The ‘Stache Dash will start at 9am in Kidd Springs Park on Saturday, […]

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Roger W. Lytle Disc Golf Tournament is Next Weekend

Sep 08, 2014 No Comments by

Join us Saturday, September 20th at Oak Cliff Founders Park for a disc golf tournament and open play. As part of the movement to get a permanent disc golf course in the area, we’ll give demonstrations, have open play, and have a multi-skill level tournament! Don’t play? No worries! We’ll also have a biergarten with […]

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Adamson vs. Sunset Pep Rally Returns to Bishop Arts

Aug 22, 2014 No Comments by

Calling all Alumni, Students, Faculty, Parents, and Neighbors! Join us as we celebrate the oldest rivalry in Dallas high school football! We’ll kick off the Oak Cliff Super Bowl with an old fashioned pep rally at 6 p.m. on Friday, September 5th in the Bishop Arts District. Bring that school spirit and cheer for both schools! […]

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Bastille on Bishop 2014

Jul 02, 2014 No Comments

The fifth annual Bastille on Bishop kicks off on Monday, July 14th, from 6pm to 10pm in the historic Bishop Arts District (400 and 500 block of Bishop Street between Seventh and Melba). The biggest and frenchiest Bastille Day party in town, this is one celebration you won’t want to miss. Local restaurants and markets […]

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Help Us Build the Roger Lytle Disc Golf Course

Apr 11, 2014 Comments Off

In honor of the memory of Roger William Lytle, the Oak Cliff community is working to raise funds to develop a public disc golf course in Founders Park. Roger’s daddy, Zac, has been co-leading the effort to develop a 9 hole course in the park for some time, and with the support of the city […]

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Some Change Is Good!

Jan 13, 2014 No Comments

As many of you know, Go Oak Cliff was formed back in 2009 with the intent of creating sustainable programming and initiatives that benefit historic Oak Cliff. Those of us who have served on the board over the past 5 years are proud to have been stewards of our community, and were honored to kickstart […]

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A Thank You Note, To My Village

Oct 02, 2013 4 Comments

I beat it!!! The big “C”, and although I can’t technically be called a “survivor” until year 5, I’ve finally been able to re-assemble my life into some degree of “normalcy”, which for me is really saying something. That year of intense chemotherapy, and complications due to surgery to remove a lemon sized tumor from […]

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Bastille on Bishop 2013 – Eating, Drinking & Parking Details!

Jul 14, 2013 No Comments

Tonight, Sunday July 14, is the 4th Annual Bastille on Bishop. The party starts at 6pm in the heart of the Bishop Arts District. There will be plenty of French food, French beverages, French music and of course, plenty of pétanque! The food will be sold for cash, and our participating restaurant parters include Bolsa, […]

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DART Approves Extended Shuttle Route from Downtown to Edgefield Ave.

Jul 11, 2013 No Comments

At July 9th’s DART Board meeting, the team approved a revised route for the new shuttle service that will run from Downtown to North Oak Cliff via an extended loop through the Winnetka Heights neighborhood. At first, only two routes were planned for the shuttle — Route 21 from the Arts District to Bishop Arts […]

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Jefferson Tower Block to be Revitalized

Jun 03, 2013 1 Comment

In 1929, the Brinkerhoff & Bennett Investment built what they dubbed the Medical-Dental Building of Oak Cliff, on a block of Jefferson Boulevard between Madison and Bishop streets.  In short order, the block would become home to a Sears Roebuck & Company, a piano store, men and women’s fashions, and more. If you walk through […]

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