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Bishop Arts District: Neighborfood presented by Dishcrawl – June 29

18 Jun

If you love food as much as we do, then you’ll appreciate the Neighborfood Event coming up at the end of the month in the Dallas Bishop Arts District. Saturday, June 29th, marks the day in which eight Bishop Arts restaurants will partner up with Dishcrawl to help benefit local charities by giving foodies exactly what they want: access to MORE delicious food. Attendees can purchase an entry ticket that includes food at a participating restaurant and drink specials. More than one ticket can be purchased of course!
Proceeds from Neighborfood 2013 will go towards the North Texas Food Bank, United Way of Tarrant County, The Family Place, Color Me Empowered, the Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, American Red Cross North TX Region, Operation Finally Home and the Cancer Support Community of North Texas. That’s a LOT of charities!

The following Dallas eateries are participating in Neighborfood 2013:

  • 303 Grill
  • Café Brazil
  • Dude, Sweet Chocolate
  • Espumosso Caffee
  • La Original Michioavana
  • Taqueria
  • Whitehall Exchange
  • Waldron Lodge

    $10 (now) $15 (day of)
    General Admission tickets include on food ticket, which is for the tasting of a special dish at one restaurant. More food (& beverage) tickets are available at the event for $5 each.

    Admission for children is Free, but they will need a ticket for eating. One ticket might be able to take care of two kids when it comes to the food sharing.

    Heya, Wilson

    Heya, Wilson

    Like a good neighbor, Bishop Arts is always there…..with tasty food and businesses wanting to do good.

    For even more information on this event visit http://www.dishcrawl.com.

    Bishop Arts District | 500 N Bishop Avenue, Dallas 75208

    Safari Nights at The Dallas Zoo | FREE Summer Concert Series Under the Stars

    29 May

    It doesn’t take a plane ride to Africa or Madagascar RedBox rental to experience Safari Nights. They can be found right off I-35 in Dallas every Saturday night this summer!

    Join The Dallas Zoo as they extend park hours for zoobilee of tunes and after hour fun! The Safari Nights Concert Series are presented by Texas Instruments giving DFW families the opportunity to enjoy great live music on the weekends for 8 consecutive Saturdays. Once sun sets and night falls bring out the blankets and lawn chairs for performances under the stars by tribute bands, local songwriters and artists right at the shady Cat Green. Attendees can also enjoy visits from the Stars from the Zoo’s Animal Adventures outreach program.

    Safari Nights Concerts are FREE with zoo admission. Food and drinks are available for purchase.


      Dates: Every Saturday night during June & July
      (June 8, June 15, June 22, June 29, July 6, July 13, July 20, July 27)
      Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
      Location: The Dallas Zoo
      (650 South R.L. Thornton Freeway (I-35E), Dallas 75203)



    June 8: Bruce in the USA (Bruce Springsteen tribute)

    June 15: Petty Theft (Tom Petty tribute)

    June 22: Hard Night’s Day (Beatles tribute)

    June 29: Trout Fishing in America (folk rock/children’s music)

    July 6: Satisfaction (Rolling Stones tribute)

    July 13: A1A Live (Jimmy Buffett tribute)

    July 20: The Killdares (Celtic rock)

    July 27: Sara Hickman (noted singer/songwriter)

    Hours & Admission
    The Dallas Zoo opens at 9am on Saturdays. Regular admission costs $12 for zoo lovers between 12 and 64. Kids ages 3-11 and adults 65 and over are $9. Children 2 years and younger get in FREE along with Dallas Zoo members.

    Travel & Parking
    To avoid parking fees and traffic feel free to travel to the Dallas Zoo by DART. However, please be cautious and travel in groups if you plan on attending the Safari Nights Concert Series, especially when leaving after dark.

    Cheers to the Weekends

    Cheers to the Weekends

    *Parking is $8.00 per car and FREE for Dallas Zoological Society Members.

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