Tag: Fair Park

Dallas to celebrate Earth Day with Fair Park, Oak Cliff events this weekend

Two Earth Day celebrations take place this weekend — a two-day event in Fair Park and a Sunday afternoon bash in Oak Cliff. Fair Park’s a great place to learn about saving energy and view exhibits. But Oak Cliff’s mostly gay-organized afternoon is pet-friendly with plenty of free parking. (This is Dallas. And yes, we’re going to drive to Earth Day — at least until we get our trolley next year.)

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Idina Menzel to perform at Fair Park in June

OK, we’ve been here before but I’ll take it this it’s true: Idina Menzel will be appearing in Dallas.

This isn’t the first time she was scheduled. Menzel, who won a Tony Award for Wicked, was supposed to perform her show at Fair Park Music Hall last fall, but the shooting schedule for Glee forced her to postpone. She’s now set to bring it to the Park on June 13 — just in time, we don’t mind noting, for National Pride.

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Best bets • 09.30.11

Friday 09.30 You had us at ‘howdy,’ Big Tex When the Food Choice Awards rolled out fried bubblegum as the Most Creative winner, we weren’t immediately on board. Yes, we know it’s a marshmallow that tastes like gum, but do we get...

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Bike vs. Bike

Jed Billings in Fort Worth, left, David Smith on Cedar Springs, right Which is the best city for cyclists: Big D or Cowtown? Both cities have plans in place now to create safer, more convenient options for riders DAVID TAFFET ...

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