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DART to Special Events
| October 25 – November 30, 2014 (weekends only)
Beginning Saturday, October 25, for six weekends, and concluding Sunday, November 30, DART Rail in Downtown Dallas will be discontinued each weekend to allow track replacement along Pacific Avenue and Bryan Street. DART shuttle buses will connect the affected stations. Click here to learn more.
Nov. 1 Untapped Dallas is an Indie Beer and Indie Music festival with 80+ breweries, 300+ beers, bands, local vendors and delicious eats. The music line-up includes Cake, Shovels & Rope, Deltron 3030 and Polyphonic Spree. Local bands scheduled to appear include METZ, Jamestown Revival, Air Review, A.Dd+, Yells At Eels and Goodnight Ned. General admission and music begins at 3:30 p.m. and the event ends around 10:30 p.m. It all takes place at Gilley's Outdoor, 1135 S. Lamar St. Information and tickets: untapped-festival.com.
Nov. 1 Target First Saturdays at the Nasher Sculpture Center presents child-friendly programming from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. and free admission for all until 5 p.m. Each month, families have the opportunity to focus on a "Big Idea," through a hands-on craft, take-home activity and a scavenger hunt. Discover and discuss each month's Big Idea on an interactive tour for the whole family. Exercise your detective skills to search the Nasher for art related to the month's Big Idea, and complete the hunt for a special prize. Express yourself by creating unique artworks connected to the month's Big Idea. Share in the joy of reading with storytellers from the Dallas Public Library. Join in the fun with an exciting, NasherKids Live! performance for families and young children. Live artist demos let you see how sculpture is made and feel the materials artists use at our live artist demos. Enjoy yoga with YogaSport among masterpieces of modern sculpture in the beautiful Nasher Garden. And when you're hungry, treat your little ones to kid-friendly NasherKids cuisine at Nasher Cafe.
|Nov. 1||Big Idea: Memory, Art Project: Memorable Moments Album|
Nov. 2 The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night® Walk funds research to advance therapies and treatments that are saving lives every day. Friends and family, children and seniors, neighbors and co-workers all have the power to walk to the end of cancer! Teams raise money to help fund research and patient services, and they celebrate and commemorate lives touched by leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. Light The Night Walk is a night of hope and inspiration. Join the walk at 5 p.m. in Addison Circle Park, 4950 Addison Circle Dr. Information: lightthenight.org.
Through Nov. 2 The new musical Bonnie & Clyde, presented by the WaterTower Theatre, blends the music of Frank Wildhorn (Jekyll & Hyde, The Scarlet Pimpernel) with the electrifying love story of two of Texas' most famed outlaws. Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow were two dreamers that found their way into violent circumstances. Their adventurous story captured the attention of an entire nation. Stuck in a dead-end job in depression era Texas, young Bonnie Parker falls for charismatic Clyde Barrow. Fearless, shameless, and alluring, their electrifying story of love, adventure, and crime captured the excited attention of an entire country. As their fame, notoriety - and body count - rise; the ill-fated lovers find themselves racing toward an inevitable end. Recommended for mature audiences. Performances are at the Addison Theatre Centre, 15650 Addison Rd. www.watertowertheatre.org.
Through Nov. 15 The Garland Civic Theatre presents the Tony-winning musical Cabaret. Based in nightlife at the seedy Kit Kat Klub, the show revolves around the English cabaret performer Sally Bowles and her relationship with the young American writer Cliff Bradshaw. Performances are at the Granville Arts Center, 300 N. Fifth St. Information: www.garlandcivictheatre.org.
Fort Worth:Through Jan. 25 Faces of Impressionism: Portraits from the Musée d'Orsay explores the character and development of the portrait in French painting and sculpture from the late 1850s until the first years of the 20th century. The major figures of Impressionist portraiture - Caillebotte, Cézanne, Degas, Monet and Renoir - will be represented in depth. Among the approximately 70 masterworks on loan will be Cézanne's Portrait of Gustave Geffroy and Woman with a Coffee Pot; Degas's Self-Portrait with Evariste de Valernes and L'Absinthe; and Renoir's Portrait of Claude Monet and Yvonne and Christine Lerolle at the Piano. 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: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.
Check out the DART Rider Insider Calendar for more fun choices.
Note: Service on the TRE that crosses the fare zone boundary of CentrePort/DFW Airport Station requires a Regional fare.