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7th Annual Brew Riot is Sunday!

Go Oak Cliff and the Texas Homebrew Society proudly present the 7th annual Brew Riot Homebrew Competition on Sunday, May 17th in the Bishop Arts District! Get ready for an afternoon of beer, friends, music, and a little good ol’ fashioned competition. The party starts at 4 p.m. and runs until 8 p.m. We’re a…

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The 1.1 Returns

The much-loved-yet-slightly-torturous 1.1 will once again kick off Brew Riot! Put your body through its paces with 3 beer stops along the 1.1 mile route, and celebrate by being the first to crash the gates at Brew Riot! The run starts at Nova, located at 1417 W Davis St., and includes mandatory beer breaks at The Kessler and…

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After half a century the Streetcar is back!

It’s hard to believe that this day has officially arrived! At 8:40AM, a handful of dignitaries, engineers, city staff, and DART officials met at Union Station in Downtown Dallas to ride the streetcar back to Oak Cliff. I sat beside my close friends and mentors, Luis and Sylvia Salcedo, who were my teammates in helping…

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On Your Marks, Get Set, Dash!

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

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

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

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

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!

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

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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