Monthly Archives: March 2016

Poll: What DARTable location should Emporium Pies call home?

Bishop Arts-based Emporium Pies is opening up a third location and is dropping hints on Twitter about the whereabouts of its new location. Based on the first hint, it looks like patrons will be able to enjoy a piece of … Continue reading

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New DARTable Destination: Flicks, good eats, karaoke at Alamo Drafthouse Dallas

There’s a new, very DARTable destination in town for the biggest of movie enthusiasts. Alamo Drafthouse Cinema Dallas is officially open, and is just blocks away from DART’s Convention Center Station. Alamo Drafthouse, which has dozens of locations across the … Continue reading

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Help us help you: Share your input about DART’s 2040 Transit System Plan

DART is in the process of updating the transit system plan to the year 2040 to guide future projects and programs. The 2040 Transit System Plan is being developed in phases. Phase 1 focused on the bus network through a … Continue reading

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DART to the Dallas St. Patrick’s Parade & Festival

Everyone is an honorary Irishman on St. Patrick’s Day. And the Dallas St. Patrick’s Parade & Festival is the largest in the Southwest. Best of all, it’s right on the DART Rail lines. This year’s all-day festival is being held … Continue reading

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Rider Insider: DART to fun activities this weekend at the Irving Convention Center

It’s a busy weekend at the Irving Convention Center with two festivals going on for the sports fan, beer enthusiast (or both)! Hop on the Orange Line to Irving Convention Center Station for both events: • Mar. 11-12: The 30th annual Bluebonnet Brew-off … Continue reading

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News bit: Downtown Plano named one of best downtowns in nation

The hits keep coming for Downtown Plano. Months after being named one of the country’s best neighborhoods, this week it earned the designation of one of the best downtowns in the country from Livability.com. The Dallas Morning News reports on … Continue reading

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DART hosts 22nd Older Americans Information and Health Fair May 5

Senior citizens can take advantage of free health screenings, socialize with friends and meet new ones at the 22nd Annual Older Americans Information and Health Fair. Dallas Area Rapid Transit (DART) is hosting the event in partnership with Community Council … Continue reading

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Destination DART: The Little Mermaid at Fair Park

Go on and kiss the girl! Or just grab the kids and get ready for a good time! The Little Mermaid is coming to Dallas Summer Musicals. You can see Ariel and all her friends at the Music Hall at Fair … Continue reading

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Video of the Day: Harp on a Train!

Check out this impromptu jam session on way to North Texas Irish Festival. These musicians just couldn’t wait until they got to Fair Park, so they started playing en route. The other passengers didn’t seem to mind. Thanks for play … Continue reading

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Glenn Heights gets expanded On-Call service, new DART bus design beginning March 14

Dallas Area Rapid Transit and Glenn Heights officials introduced a new “wrapped bus” designed to highlight expanded On-Call service in the city at an event held Monday, Mar. 7, at the Glenn Heights Park & Ride. The bus is part … Continue reading

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