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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Calling All BBQ Teams – Registration Now Open!

Sep 12, 2011 3 Comments

The 2nd annual Blues, Bandits and BBQ event is scheduled for Saturday, October 22nd and the registration for the BBQ teams is now open! The event will be different from last year in several ways: – The location for this year’s event will be at Lake Cliff Park. We think this will give us all […]

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Kings Highway Tag Sale, September 17th

Aug 29, 2011 No Comments

Kings Highway is sponsoring and hosting it’s first annual Tag Sale on Saturday, September 17, 2011 from 7 am to 2 pm. Residents are encouraged to donate or consign items for the sale that will go towards phase II of the N. Polk St Beautification Project.  Planning is underway which includes public art, landscaping, and […]

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1920′s Jazz Party at The Texas Theatre!

Aug 26, 2011 No Comments

The Texas Theatre is hosting a roaring ’20′s night of entertainment Saturday night, August 27th, at 8pm. Oak Cliff resident Robert Edwards will provide live piano accompaniment to a hilarious Buster Keaton silent comedy entitled “The Playhouse”, from 1921; it’s the story of a dreamy stagehand in a vaudeville theater (played by Keaton of course). […]

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From Dijon with Love

Jul 15, 2011 No Comments

It was an amazing night last night, with an estimated crowd of 3,000 people celebrating Bastille Day in Bishop Arts. This was the first year that we were able to celebrate with Dallas’s sister city in France, Dijon. Dijon’s Mayor broadcast the following message to all attendees prior to a re-broadcast we showed of their […]

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Congratulations to Matt McCallister…Winner of the 2011 Bastille on Bishop Mussels competition

Jul 15, 2011 2 Comments

We have so much to report on this year’s Bastille on Bishop event, but since it’s getting late we wanted to quickly give a nod to this year’s 2011 Bastille on Bishop mussels winner: Matt McCallister.  Matt formerly worked at Stephan Pyles restaurant and is in the process of opening his own space now. Hopefully for Matt history […]

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