Category Archives: DART Events

Show your creative side in DART’s Student Art Contest

Calling all North Texas kindergarten through 12th grade students: Put your imagination to work this holiday break by participating in DART’s 2016 Student Art Contest! Local students are encouraged to use their imagination by incorporating DART into an original 11- … Continue reading

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DART ‘Food Fight’ collects 28 tons of food for local charity

DART employees collected 55,029 pounds of various food items this holiday season to benefit the Union Gospel Mission of Dallas. Completely supported by individual, business and church donations, Union Gospel Mission has been sheltering and serving homeless men and women … Continue reading

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DART Police play Santa at Dallas-area mall

Santa got some help delivering gifts and food from DART Police at the Southwest Center Mall in Dallas this year. Through their annual Santa Cops program DART police and more than 200 others volunteered to distribute collected donations to approximately … Continue reading

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Clown Around at the Dallas Children’s Health Holiday Parade on Dec. 5

This Saturday, kick-off the holiday season at the Dallas Children’s Health℠ Holiday Parade in Downtown Dallas, one of the nation’s best children’s parades. Enjoy giant inflatable balloons, marching bands, equestrian teams, dance troops, colorful floats and the season’s first appearance … Continue reading

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Ride DART to the 2015 Dallas Veterans Day Parade

Wednesday, November 11 is Veteran’s Day and DART is your easiest way to the 2015 Dallas Veterans Day Parade, one of the largest in the country. This year’s parade theme is “Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the End of World … Continue reading

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Podcast Plug: Talking transit and development on ‘Talking Headways’

Watching @theoverheadwire's live taping of the Talking Headways at #Railvolution. For once, I'm not a week behind! pic.twitter.com/3hzHzXB0vL — Matt' Johnson, AICP (@Tracktwentynine) October 27, 2015 Talking Headways is a podcast produced by Streetsblog USA dedicated to discussing transit and … Continue reading

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Rail~volution 2015: Kickoff video mixes Game of Thrones, North Texas

The parody video called “Game of Rails” was created by DART Photographer/Videographer Lupe Hernandez to kick off Rail~Volution 2015 and likens North Texas to the fictional world in “Game of Thrones.” Rail~Volution is a conference held every year with a … Continue reading

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DART Police invites community to National Night Out event

Learn more about the DART Police and what you can do to keep North Texas safe during the Annual National Night Out on Tuesday, Oct. 6, from 6 – 8 p.m., at DART Police Headquarters, 2111 S. Corinth St., Dallas, … Continue reading

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Let DART be your transportation to MegaFest 2015 in downtown Dallas

Welcome to Dallas, MegaFest 2015 attendees! The festival celebrating entertainment, inspiration and empowerment takes over downtown Dallas and DART is your best bet to get between venues. First: Download GoPass and pick up your four-day GoPass ticket to make sure … Continue reading

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TRE to operate special extended service for MegaFest

MegaFest, a three-day, family-friendly festival presented by T.D. Jakes Ministries, returns to Dallas next weekend. Due to the expected crowds, the Trinity Railway Express will operate special service to deliver crowds to and from the American Airlines Center and Dallas … Continue reading

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