Monthly Archives: February 2017

Plan Ahead for the Dallas St. Patrick’s Parade & Festival with the GoPass App

Get ready. The 38th Annual Dallas St. Patrick’s Parade & Festival starts March 11, and although it may be weeks away, it’s never too soon to start planning your trip in advance. Jump-start your trip to all things green, fun … Continue reading

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DART: Your Ride to the Dallas Comic Show

Fill your weekend with thrilling story lines, costumed characters and media guests as you ride DART to the Dallas Comic Show this weekend at the Irving Convention Center, Feb. 11-12. The family-friendly event aims to provide an affordable convention experience … Continue reading

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Bankhead Brewing Co. Stirs Community Pride as the Cheers of Rowlett

At the heart of downtown Rowlett, a new brewpub combines food, history and local beer to bring you a taste of community pride that’s just a short walk away from DART’s Downtown Rowlett Station. You can experience more than a … Continue reading

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DART to Adventure at the DMA: Canada

For the final installment of our DMA adventure around the world, we’ll be visiting the northern most part of Canada, Labrador. Frederic Edwin Church was an artist who embarked on far-flung adventures in search of inspiration for his paintings. In … Continue reading

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DART to Adventure at the DMA: India

We’re back for the next installment of our DMA adventure around the world to inspire young artists for the DART Student Art Contest. Today we’ll be travelling to India with a visit to Shiva Nataraja. Shiva is the Hindu god … Continue reading

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Local Coffee with a Cop Event Connects Citizens with DART Police

If you’re a morning regular at the McDonald’s on Royal Lane in Dallas, you probably noticed a few welcoming men and women in uniform as you grabbed your coffee. DART Police offered greetings, smiles and conversations over coffee with locals visiting … Continue reading

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DART to Adventure at the DMA: Africa

At the DMA, we’re excited to partner with DART for the fifth consecutive year on the annual DART Student Art Contest. This year’s theme is “The adventure starts here,” and what better place for students to embark on their own … Continue reading

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Designing D2: What Lies Beneath, Part 2

DART is continuing to work through the design of a new Downtown Dallas subway. There’s lots to consider. In a previous post we looked at geology. In this post we’ll consider some of the man-made elements.  Existing Structures  DART considers … Continue reading

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DARTable DMA: Your Local Adventure Around the World

DART and the Dallas Museum of Art want to inspire young artists for DART’s 2017 Student Art Contest with a local adventure across the globe. That’s right. Whether it’s by bus or train, your trip to the Dallas Museum of … Continue reading

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Designing D2: What Lies Beneath, Part 1

Journeying through D2’s project development process a few months ago, DART heard from the public that the mostly aboveground light rail route laid out in the original Locally Preferred Alternative (LPA) was not the best fit for Dallas or the … Continue reading

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