Last Day For 1.1 Mile Beer Run Registration

May 19, 2012 No Comments

Registration for the 1.1 Mile Beer Run that kicks off the 2012 Brew Riot closes at 11:59pm tonight, Saturday, May 19. There will NOT be on-site registration the day of the event – so make sure that you are registered in advance. Also – if you plan to attend Brew Riot but not run the […]

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Brew Riot in Bishop Arts This Sunday!

May 14, 2012 5 Comments

The 2012 Brew Riot takes place this Sunday, May 20th in the Bishop Arts District. This year’s event has attracted 50 home brew teams to the competition, and they are bringing over 150 types of beer to sample and enjoy. There will be lagers, IPAs, Belgian & French ales, and specialty brews. Pre-sale tickets are […]

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A Word On Winfrey Point

May 09, 2012 5 Comments

While it appears that the controversy concerning overflow parking for the Dallas Arboretum at Winfrey Point may be resolved for the time being, we received a letter from District 3 Park Board Member Michael Reagan and wanted to pass along his thoughts on the issue. It’s great to have neighbors like Michael who volunteer their time […]

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Can’t Go Wrong At CampO

Apr 14, 2012 No Comments

Brunch is the new black – or is it the new dinner? Regardless,  its become the standard by which a good weekend can be judged, and area magazines and newspapers  have covered the best spots for brunch across the city extensively. As a result, you may have noticed that Oak Cliff has become quite the […]

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The Rumors Of Our Death Are Greatly Exaggerated

Apr 14, 2012 No Comments

Yes, we’ve been slacking off a bit in the blog department. Blame it on day jobs. Blame it on too many cocktails. Blame it on the rain. (Sorry about that Milli Vanilli reference, there’s really no excuse for that.) But we promise that we’re back and ready for more posts about more good stuff going […]

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Gearing up for Mardi Gras

Jan 13, 2012 2 Comments

We’re just about a month away from one of the most fun weekends in Oak Cliff!  Mardi Gras Oak Cliff started with just a parade 4 years ago, which used to draw a few thousand people. Now it is a full weekend of programming, and the little ol’ parade grew to a whole new level in 2011 […]

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Adamson High School football team heading to the Ticket City Bowl

Dec 28, 2011 No Comments

Over 40 members of the Adamson High School football team will get a chance to attend the Ticket City Bowl on January 2nd at the Cotton Bowl where Houston will face off with Penn State at 11AM. The team’s tickets and trip are being sponsored by the Friends of Fair Park, the Oak Cliff Chamber […]

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Bolsa Mercado Advances Culinary Agenda

Dec 12, 2011 No Comments

When Bolsa opened its doors as a restaurant almost 4 years ago, it was with the vision that they would operate both a restaurant and a gourmet market out of the same space. But as the success of the restaurant grew, the shelf space for crackers, coffees and chocolates shrank. But with the opening of […]

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Winnetka Heights Holiday Home Tour This Saturday!

Nov 30, 2011 No Comments

Pull out your Christmas sweaters and socks, dust off your eggnog thermos, and purchase your tickets today for the 2011 Winnetka Heights Holiday Home Tour. The tour is this Saturday, December 3rd from noon to 6pm, and is the 25th annual Holiday Home Tour. The tour  features six homes that have been beautifully decorated for […]

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Dallas Complete Streets effort scheduling a “Community Walk” on Dec. 3rd

Nov 28, 2011 1 Comment

This Saturday, December 3rd, the City of Dallas Complete Streets team will be inviting residents and business owners out to hold a “community walk” beginning in the Bishop Arts District (at Bishop and Davis), and heading west toward Cedar Hill Avenue.  The walk will take place from 10:30AM to 1:30PM with groups reviewing the corridor […]

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