Monthly Archives: June 2015

Join KVIL personalities for Staycation Wednesdays on the TRE all summer

Need help planning this summer’s staycation? DART has teamed up with KVIL for Staycation Wednesdays on the TRE. North Texas families are encouraged to join KVIL’s Leigh Ann and Courtney Kerr on select Wednesdays in July and August at 11 … Continue reading

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Spot a #DARTdino, win some Dallas Zoo tickets

Our friends at the Dallas Zoo are encouraging area residents to keep their eyes peeled for dinosaurs rolling down the roads to win some tickets to the Dallas Zoo and more. Learn more about the Giants of the Jurassic exhibit … Continue reading

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Rider Insider: Find things to do this weekend in Dallas-Fort Worth

Ride the D-Link (Route 722) or DART Rail Red Line, Blue Line, Green Line or Orange Line to Pearl/Arts District Station for Annie. Directed by original lyricist Martin Charnin, this new production of Annie will be a classic incarnation of the beloved original. Featuring book and … Continue reading

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News bits: ‘DART hopping’ to kid-friendly stations

What are your favorite kid-friendly DART stations? Dan Koller, writing for Texas Highways magazine, sought out the best places to take kids along the DART Rail for a magical time. In his write-up you’ll find the usual suspects like Dallas … Continue reading

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Featured Photo: Monsters attack (miniature) downtown Dallas

The wayfinding cityscape at Akard Station in downtown Dallas is a great backdrop for a stop-motion movie about monsters attacking downtown Dallas. Great creativity! Where have you found creative inspiration on or around DART?

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Photos: National Veterans Wheelchair Games rolls into Dallas

Related: DART lends hands, modified buses to National Veterans Wheelchair Games

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Destination DART: Two Words: Taco Festival!

Tacos! Tacos! Tacos! For breakfast, lunch or dinner it’s always taco time, especially in Texas. Now North Texans have a place to celebrate the culinary blessing, “Taco Libre!” Dallas’ first ever taco festival. Revolver Taco Lounge, El Tizoncito, and Chile Pepper … Continue reading

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DART lends hands, modified buses to National Veterans Wheelchair Games

The National Veterans Wheelchair Games are coming to the Dallas-area and DART is lending a hand, and a couple dozen buses to help the athletes travel to the different venues all across the greater Dallas area. Twenty-five of DART’s longer, … Continue reading

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Rider Insider: Find things to do this weekend in Dallas-Fort Worth

• Ride the DART Rail Red Line, Blue Line, Green Line or Orange Line to Pearl/Arts District Station Friday for the Dallas Arts District Summer Block Party on Flora and Harwood streets on from 6:00 p.m. to midnight. The Crow Collection of Asian Art, … Continue reading

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DART Safety Month testimonials: Bus Mechanic Raymundo Montemayor

In recognition of National Safety Month held annually every June, DART is promoting the importance of exercising safety and awareness when using public transportation. All month, DART employees will share “What I Live For…” stories on DART Daily and on … Continue reading

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