Monthly Archives: October 2018

State Fair of Texas Entrance Gates close at 8:30 p.m. on Oct. 19-DISD Secondary School Night

Go early. Stay late. Ride DART. “Fair Day” is a long-held tradition in Dallas. The Dallas Independent School District closes its schools so that students and staff may attend the State Fair of Texas. This year, DISD Secondary School Fair … Continue reading

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DART: Your Ride This Weekend

It’s the last weekend of the State Fair of Texas, and rumors have it the sun may even make a cameo. Most forecasts are calling for skies to clear sometime Saturday, and for sunny (enough) weather on Sunday. That’s just … Continue reading

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DART Partners with Union Gospel Mission to Help Rebuild Lives

For almost 70 years, Union Gospel Mission has served those most in need in the city of Dallas. We’re happy to announce that nine UGM Dallas disciples were recently hired by Hallcon, a DART contractor, and given a chance to … Continue reading

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DART to the State Fair Football Showdown Oct. 20

In its inaugural year, the Jaguars of Southern University and Tigers from Texas Southern University will travel to Dallas for the State Fair Football Showdown Oct. 20. DART riders expect larger crowds. If you are traveling to Dallas for the … Continue reading

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What’s Next for the Dallas Streetcar?

You probably already know about DART’s bus and train services, but have you taken a ride on the fast and fun Dallas Streetcar?  DART operates the streetcar for the City of Dallas. The Dallas Streetcar takes North Texas’ mobility options … Continue reading

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Six Safety Tips for Dallas Bike Ride

Dallas Bike Ride, the city’s biggest car-free bike ride, is Nov. 3, from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Even though there will be no vehicles on the roadways, participants should exercise good bike riding habits. Here are six tips for … Continue reading

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Faces of DART: Union Gospel Mission

We’ve showcased a lot of Faces of DART who’s daily lives are impacted by transit. Today, we’re taking a closer look at how DART and Union Gospel Mission work together, to help North Texans who are homeless gain access to … Continue reading

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Wanted: Student Artists

Young artist, it’s your time to shine. Kindergarten through 12th grade students in North Texas can now submit entries for the 2019 DART Student Art Contest capturing the theme: “My Next Stop Is ____.” Deadline for early entries is Nov. … Continue reading

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Make the Ride to Deep Fried on DART

This is the final week of the fair and DART is your ride to fried foods, rides, entertainment, attractions and more! This year’s fair features the usual suspects — with more than 100 free attractions, 70 Midway rides and endless … Continue reading

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More Than a Mask: Mexican Grill Unites Flavor, Culture and Wrestling

Enter the ring that is Maskaras Mexican Grill in Dallas and find home-made dishes and remnants of lucha libre, or professional wrestling, icons like El Santo, Blue Demon, Mil Máscaras, El Rayo de Jalisco, Rey Mysterio and Sin Cara. Masks and … Continue reading

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