Media Relations Contact:
Mark A. Ball
September 17, 2013
DART gets fans right to the Heart of Dallas Classic
The inaugural Heart of Dallas Classic, benefiting Carry the Load, kicks off on Saturday, September 28 at 2:30 p.m., and fans can get there by riding the Green Line.
Supporters of the Army Black Knights of the United States Military Academy and the Bulldogs of Louisiana Tech have two stations to choose from when traveling to the Cotton Bowl: Fair Park, located on Parry Avenue at the entrance to the fairgrounds, and MLK, Jr., located south of R.B. Cullum Boulevard and convenient to the Gate 6 entrance and the Cotton Bowl stadium.
Trinity Railway Express passengers transfer to the Green Line at Victory Station. Green Line trains going to the fair will say "Buckner" or "Lawnview." Southbound Red, Blue and Orange line passengers transfer to the Green Line at Pearl/Arts District Station. Northbound Red and Blue line passengers transfer to the Green Line at Akard Station. Eastbound Orange Line passengers transfer to the Green Line at Bachman Station.
A $5 Local Day Pass is good for all DART rail, buses and riding the TRE from CentrePort Station. Tarrant County customers need to purchase a Regional Day Pass for $10. Passes are available at ticket vending machines located at all DART and TRE stations and on the new GoPass℠ app available for both Apple and Android
Additional information on the Heart of Dallas Classic can be found at DART.org/HeartofDallas or by calling DART Customer Information at 214-979-1111.
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