A celebration of life in the heart of Dallas

Monday, July 22, 2013

Food Trucks Galore!

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As if a children's playground, walking trails, lawn games, and dog park were enough, Klyde Warren Park hosts a variety of amazing food trucks every day.
Every day from 11:00 am - 3:00 pm, or until 9:00 pm on Thursdays, food trucks surround the Park and offer up their exquisite cuisine.

Relish Food Truck, The Butcher's Son, Nammi, Crazy Fish, Ruthie's, and Trailercakes are just a few of the trucks that delight the masses.

Decks in the Park is Back July 25

Photo credit: Klyde Warren Park
Just out the doors of Museum Tower--Decks in the Park returns this Thursday, July 25, to the Muse Family Performance Pavilion at Klyde Warren Park.

7:00-10:30 p.m. enjoy local DJs under the starry Dallas sky.

This event takes place on the last Thursday of each month and features a variety of music, so pack a picnic or grab dinner from a food trucks and claim your spot on the lawn!

Friday, July 19, 2013

Design District Gallery Day

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Design District Gallery Day returns this year on Saturday, July 20th! And, the art spots are just minutes from Museum Tower.

From 12:00-8:00 p.m, beat the heat and take in the inspiring art of the Dallas Design District.

This year's participating galleries include: Circuit 12 Contemporary, Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Conduit Gallery, Craighead Green Gallery, Cris Worley Fine Arts, the Dallas Contemporary, Galleri Urbane, the Goss-Michael Foundation,

Sunday, July 14, 2013

Music Road Third Thursdays July 18

Photo credit: Klyde Warren Park
Griffin House headlines Music Road Third Thursday on July 18.

This Thursday grab a spot on Klyde Warren Park's lawn for a free concert at 8 p.m. featuring Griffin House.

House's music is a blend of folk, rock, pop and even a little punk which captures a depth of emotion and intelligence, while at the same time maintaining accessibility.  

Friday, July 12, 2013

Turning Ideas into Reality at Museum Tower

Photo credit: Update the Metroplex
Tanya Mendenhall joins the Museum Tower team as
Director of Resident Relations
Imagine living in a neighborhood specifically designed to provide whatever intrigues you. At Museum Tower, Director of Resident Relations Tanya Mendenhall and the talented concierge staff are entirely focused on bringing your lifestyle vision into reality.

Considering a getaway to the California Wine Country? Mendenhall can arrange private tours of select vineyards and help secure reservations at the best

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Perot Museum Rocks July

Photo credit: Perot Museum of Nature and Science
If you have kids, grand kids or friends visiting, the Perot Museum of Nature and Science will make sure they have blast.

This weekend, the Perot thrills all with its Let's Rock Discovery Day. All ages are invited to discover stones, gems and minerals on Saturday, July 13. Earth science comes to life through interactive experiments,

July Gallery Openings and Events

Contemporary Art Dealers of Dallas has put out its recommended list of July's must see Dallas gallery events and openings.

Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Wellness is a Priority at Museum Tower

Museum Tower caters to your wellness needs whether you want to relax or break a sweat.

Offering a state-of-the-art Fitness Center, residents are provided with free weights, strength and cardio equipment and a space to accommodate personal trainers and massage therapists. The movement studio in the center overlooks an enchanting Zen garden and is the perfect place to practice Tai-Chi, Pilates or Yoga.

Where to Eat Near Klyde Warren Park

Klyde Warren Park offers daily activities that can definitely create an appetite.

With amazing food trucks always an option, park goers can always find something tasty to eat. However, restaurants are making their move and opening up just steps away from the park. In fact, one restaurant is opening up in Klyde Warren Park.

Savor is set to open in the late summer or early fall of 2013. Chef John Coleman, owner of Relish food truck, landed this much sought-after restaurant spot. The restaurant will be a gastro pub concept and it will work in conjunction with the Relish food truck. Relish will serve takeout and as a quick outdoor dining option.

Friday, July 5, 2013

33rd Annual Basically Beethoven Festival

Photo credit: Fine Arts Chamber Players
After 32 years in Fair Park, the Basically Beethoven Festival is moving to the Dallas City Performance Hall in July.

The free Sunday concerts take place July 14, 21 and 28 with doors opening at 2:00 p.m. for the 2:30 p.m. Rising Star Recitals, which showcase young musicians with extraordinary talent.  The feature performances begin at 3:00 p.m.

Wednesday, July 3, 2013

Have a Blast on the Fourth of July

Break out the grill and chow down on some apple pie! The Fourth of July is a time to celebrate and Dallas knows how to do it right. With so many fireworks displays and celebrations, it's hard to choose the right one. We've selected our favorites to make planning the perfect holiday a little easier.