A House Divided – Lucia & Smoke Both In Running

Nov 07, 2011 1 Comment

Oak Cliff eaters have to choose between Lucia and Smoke if they want to vote for a neighborhood favorite in the Eater Dallas Restaurant of the Year contest. Other nominees include Neighborhood Services, Il Cane Rosso, The Grape, Fearing’s, and pop-up restaurant Cafe Momentum. Voting takes place for just 24 hours, so cast your vote […]

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Campo Restaurant Opens Tonight

Nov 07, 2011 2 Comments

You may recall a few months back rumors of a new restaurant opening next door to Jonathon’s Oak Cliff, in the old La Carreta Argentina location at 1115 North Beckley Avenue. Well it appears that Campo is set to open it’s doors to the public tonight at 6pm, and we got a sneak peak at […]

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The 1st Annual OAK CLIFF FILM FEST announced this morning!

Nov 02, 2011 1 Comment

This morning Aviation Cinemas and the Texas Theatre is pleased to announce the 1st ever Oak Cliff Film Festival.  The entire fest will be held in areas of Oak Cliff including some of its most well known spots around Bishop Arts. The home base will be the Texas Theatre and satellite locations have already been set […]

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YaYa Foot Spa opens in the Bishop Arts District

Oct 27, 2011 No Comments

We have bar-b-que, sushi, specialty sodas, craft beers, in the Bishop Arts District, and as of last week we can now officially include a traditional Chinese foot spa. Nicole Isenberg, wife of longtime Oak Cliff resident and businessman Ralph Isenberg, was born and raised in North China in an area where residents would make foot spa treatments […]

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Jimmie Vaughan Returns to Oak Cliff with a Performance at the Texas Theatre

Oct 27, 2011 No Comments

Hometown hero, Jimmie Vaughan, returns to Oak Cliff to perform at the historic Texas Theatre. More from the press release: It’s not often that a legend returns to his hometown and discusses growing up in the old neighborhood, then takes the stage and performs a concert. Imagine Elvis having a talking with an audience in Tupelo, […]

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Recap: 2nd Annual Blues, Bandits & BBQ

Oct 25, 2011 4 Comments

Fifteen BBQ teams spent the night in Lake Cliff Park this past weekend as part of the 2nd Annual Blues, Bandits & BBQ, and there were reports that you could smell the sweet wood smoke as far away as the Bishop Arts District. A smokey haze framed a sunrise as the teams prepared to serve […]

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Blues, Bandits & BBQ – What, When, Where…

Oct 06, 2011 7 Comments

What: Go Oak Cliff Presents the 2nd Annual Blues, Bandits & BBQ When: Saturday, October 22, 12pm-6pm Where: Lake Cliff Park Here’s everything you need to know about Blues, Bandits & BBQ! This event includes 6 hours of live music, over 15 BBQ teams smoking over 750 pounds of meat, fun and games for the […]

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A Night of Gothic Horror at the Texas Theatre

Sep 30, 2011 1 Comment

The Texas Theatre is hosting a very unique event to get you into the Halloween spirit. They’ll be showing two great silent horror films, “The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari” (1919) and “Nosferatu” (1922). The films will be accompanied on the piano by Oak Cliff resident Robert Edwards. We spoke with Edwards about the event: GOC: […]

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Blues, Bandits & BBQ – Bigger And Better!

Sep 27, 2011 5 Comments

The 2nd Annual Blues, Bandits and BBQ event will take place Saturday, October 22nd, 2011 and will be held at Lake Cliff Park. There’s lots of fun planned for this year, and lots of great changes and additions that will make this even more fun than last year! Here’s what you need to know: This […]

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Urban Acres hosts a Family Fall Cookout for Slow Food USA

Sep 12, 2011 No Comments

As part of the Slow Food USA $5 Challenge, Urban Acres Market in Oak Cliff is hosting a family fall cookout on Saturday, September 17th from 11:30am-2:00pm. What is “Slow Food”?   It’s a worldwide movement – a way of living and eating that values delicious, clean, nutritious food that is good for the planet and […]

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