Happy New Year!

Well, the holidays come fast and furious this time of year — seems like it was that way in 2011, too. And 2010 … someone should look into that. Anyway, have a safe New Year’s Eve and pick up the print version of Dallas Voice, on stands now!

—  Arnold Wayne Jones

Happy holidays!

Merry Christmas everyone! Hope Santa comes down your chimney with bundles of joy!

—  Arnold Wayne Jones

Scenes from First Wednesday

The DFW Sisters light the Christmas Tree on the patio of TMC.

There was plenty going on last night, from a World AIDS Day event at the Cathedral of Hope to the North Texas GLBT Chamber of Commerce’s Holiday Mixer at Maggiano’s. But @GetRichInDallas and I stayed true to our roots — and his wine addiction — as we hit up the strip for First Wednesday and the Christmas Tree Lighting. It was, quite frankly, a sparsely attended event, and the “Sexy Santa” wasn’t quite what we expected. But the wine — well, the chardonnay at least – flowed freely from upstairs at Union Jack, as the likes of the Oak Lawn Band and Mel Arizpe performed on the TMC patio. In short, a good time was had by all, especially those who like wine and cookies. A few more pics below.

—  John Wright