Rider Insider Online Calendar
DART to Special Events
July 25-26 A riveting fusion of visuals, dance, and music, Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour is an electrifying production presented in a rock concert format that combines the excitement and innovation of Michael Jackson's music and choreography with Cirque du Soleil unparalleled creativity. Aimed at lifelong fans as well as those experiencing Michael's creative genius for the first time, the show captures the essence, soul and inspiration of the King of Pop, celebrating a legacy that continues to transcend generations. Two shows are at the American Airlines Center, 2500 Victory Ave. Information: www.americanairlinescenter.com.
July 25-26 The historic Texas Theatre will be home to the 3rd Annual Dallas Hip-Hop Dance Fest competition and showcase. The Dallas Hip-Hop Dance Fest is a professional dance showcase/competition that brings A-List choreographers for a once-in-a-lifetime workshop and performers with a passion for hip-hop and the stage. The festival weekend comprises of a Battle, Workshop, Showcase and Competition. The Texas Theatre is located at 231 W. Jefferson Blvd. Note: the 2014 DHDF Best of Both Worlds Workshop on Saturday, July 26 is located at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Dallas - Richardson, 1981 N. Central Expy. Information: www.dallashiphopfest.com.
- Via DART Bus Route 11
Via D-Link (Route 722)
- DHDF Best of Both Worlds Workshop: Via DART Rail Red Line to Galatyn Park Station, then an approximate 1 mile walk via the Central Trail
Saturdays, July 5-26 Enjoy July Jazz in Addison's Beckert Park, 5044 Addison Circle Dr. Listen to some of the area's top jazz musicians while you picnic or dine at one of the Addison Circle restaurants, every Saturday in July.
|July 26||Joseph Vincelli|
July 27 The WWE Live: SummerSlam Heatwave Tour comes to Dallas this summer with a special Sunday afternoon matinee! See all of your favorite superstars including Street Fight Main Event - Randy Orton Vs. Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose Vs. Seth Rollins. Also appearing are The Wyatt Family, Dolph Ziggler, Alberto Del Rio, Bad News Barrett, Adam Rose & The Rosebuds, The Divas And many more. Note: the card is subject to change. The American Airlines Center is located at 2500 Victory Ave. Information: www.americanairlinescenter.com.
July 29 Don't miss the opportunity to see 2014 UEFA Champions League winners Real Madrid vs. AS Roma in the Guinness International Champions Cup game played at the Cotton Bowl Stadium in Fair Park. The match begins at 8:15 p.m. The 2014 tournament will be played in a total of 12 cities and 13 stadiums across the United States and Canada. This year's format will consist of two groups of four in a round-robin format. Each team will play a total of three matches in group play and the two group leaders will face off on August 4 in the final at Sun Life Stadium in Miami. Information: www.internationalchampionscup.com.
Through Aug. 30 The South Dallas Cultural Center (SDCC) presents Delita Martin: Beyond Layers, a series of portraits that explore ideas of identity and the role of Black women within community and family structures. Throughout the Beyond Layers exhibit, Delita Martin pairs portraits with common objects, such as spoons, bottles, and bowls, to show a connection to daily life. These personal objects can serve as spiritual symbols and make historical and/or social references. Martin combines the objects and symbols to create a unique visual language that moves the piece beyond its literal meaning. The exhibit is on view in the Arthello Beck Gallery of the South Dallas Cultural Center located at 3400 S. Fitzhugh Avenue in Dallas, 75210. The exhibit and reception are free and open to the public. Information: www.dallasculture.org.
Through Oct. 26 From quick sketches to watercolors, works by artists such as Edgar Degas, Paul Cézanne, Vincent van Gogh, Édouard Manet, Jacques-Louis David, Théodore Géricault, and Eugène Delacroix are brought together in the DMA-organized exhibition Mind's Eye: Masterworks on Paper from David to Cézanne. Drawn from the Dallas Museum of Art's collection, as well as from several private collections, the exhibition features more than one hundred works on paper, many of which are rarely on view, in various media by seventy artists. Mind's Eye offers new insights into the working methods and practices of these artists, providing an intimate view of their approach to art making while also presenting the drawings and watercolors as finished works of art in their own right. Mind's Eye: Masterworks on Paper from David to Cézanne requires an $8.00 special exhibition ticket. DMA Partners see it free. The DMA is located at 1717 N. Harwood St. Information: www.dma.org.
- Via DART Rail Red Line, Blue Line, Green Line or Orange Line to Pearl/Arts District Station
Via D-Link (Route 722)
Fort Worth:Saturdays through Oct. 25 The T's Safari Shuttle bus will run from The T's downtown Intermodal Transportation Center (ITC) to the Fort Worth Zoo Saturdays from May 24 through October 25.
Trolley Boarding Times
The Safari Shuttle leaves on the hour and 1/2 hour from the ITC Station at 1001 Jones St., downtown Fort Worth. Board the shuttle to the zoo at Bus Bay A at the ITC. Returning to the ITC Station is simple - board where you got off. Return trips from the Zoo board every 30 minutes.
ITC Station To Fort Worth Zoo: first trip is 9:30 a.m., last trip is 6:30 p.m.
Fort Worth Zoo to ITC Station: first trip is 10:00 a.m., last trip is 7:00 p.m.
Shuttles operate every 30 minutes until the last trip of the day.
Fort Worth Zoo visitors arriving from Dallas and the Mid-Cities by the TRE may ride the Safari Shuttle from the ITC free of charge by using their TRE Regional day pass or with a valid weekly, monthly or annual regional pass.
Information: 817-215-8600 or www.the-t.com.
- Via Trinity Railway Express (TRE) to Fort Worth ITC Station, then the T's Safari Shuttle
- Note: Last eastbound TRE train to Dallas Union Station departs ITC Station at 9:54 p.m. on Saturdays.
Through Aug. 31 Travel back in time and discover the life, culture, and pageantry of the revered and feared Japanese samurai warriors through more than 140 remarkable objects from one of the best and largest collections in the world. Samurai: Armor from the Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Collection features the extraordinary artistry of the armor used by samurai - the military elite led by the shoguns, or warlords, of Japan from the 12th through 19th centuries. The exhibition illustrates the evolution of the distinctive appearance and equipment of the samurai through the centuries and examines the warriors' history through works of consummate craftsmanship and exquisite design. The Kimbell is located at 3333 Camp Bowie Blvd. in Fort Worth. Information: www.kimbell.org.
- Via Trinity Railway Express (TRE) to Fort Worth ITC Station, then the T's bus route 2, 7 or 57
Note: Last eastbound TRE train to Dallas Union Station departs ITC Station at 9:46 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9:54 p.m. on Saturday. No TRE service on Sundays.
Denton and Lewisville:Tuesdays through July 29 The Sounds of Lewisville is a free concert series on Tuesday nights at 7 p.m. in Old Town Lewisville. Attendees are welcome to bring their own lawn chairs or blankets. Outside food is allowed and beverages are now available for purchase. Outside beverages are prohibited at the concert series. If weather is expected to interfere with the show, the show will be moved inside the MCL Grand if space is available. This information will be posted to SoundsOfLewisville.com by 2 p.m. each concert date. Coming soon:
|July 29||The Killdares|
- Via DART Rail Green Line to Trinity Mills Station, then DCTA A-train to Old Town Station. The concerts are in Old Town Lewisville, an approximate 6/10th of a mile walk.
- Note: Last northbound A-train service from Old Town Station to the Downtown Denton Transit Center is 8:20 p.m. on Tuesdays. The last southbound A-train service from Old Town Station to the Trinity Mills Station is 9:42 p.m. on Tuesdays.
Saturdays through Nov. 29 Denton Community Market takes place Saturdays through November near downtown Denton. Experience a community gathering space alive with music, local food and produce, locally produced handmade arts and crafts, on-site food, local business, community groups and more! The market is held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and is located at Carroll Blvd. and Mulberry St. Information: dentonmarket.org.
- Via DART Rail Green Line to Trinity Mills Station, then DCTA A-train to Downtown Denton Transit Center.
Walk to the market or board DCTA Connect Route 7, then a short walk to the market
- Note: Last A-train service from Downtown Denton Transit Center to Trinity Mills Station 11:53 p.m. Saturdays.
There's lots to see and do when you ride DART.
Riding DART is easy! Fares are available from the GoPass mobile ticketing app, at any DART Rail Station from a Ticket Vending Machine or from your bus operator. A $5.00 Local Day Pass is good for round-trip service.
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Note: Service on the TRE that crosses the fare zone boundary of CentrePort/DFW Airport Station requires a Regional fare.