Monthly Archives: November 2015

DART to ‘Stuff a Bus’ at Mockingbird Station with donations Friday

DART employees will be collecting donations of adult socks, blankets, canned food and unwrapped toys for children with their annual “Stuff a Bus” campaign. The event benefits the elderly, children and area neighbors in need. Help DART stuff a bus … Continue reading

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DART service information for Thanksgiving weekend

Find everything you need know about riding DART over Thanksgiving weekend below. DART buses and light rail trains will operate on a Sunday schedule Thursday, Nov. 26 and a Saturday schedule Friday, Nov. 27. The TRE will not operate on … Continue reading

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DARTing around with out-of-towners

In addition to shopping, eating and other activities of the season, the holidays are prime time for entertaining out-of-town guests. Luckily, North Texas has tons of options, so don’t let traffic ruin your goodwill toward others. DART’s got you covered. … Continue reading

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Rider Insider: Find fun activities this weekend in Dallas-Fort Worth

• Ride the DART Rail Green Line to Baylor University Medical Center Station for the Deep Ellum Outdoor Market. This monthly event features handmade crafts, vintage stuff and food from local vendors. It’s a family-friendly experience with live music and an array of rare, … Continue reading

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DART celebrates the 60th anniversary of Rosa Parks’ brave act

Sixty years ago, a seamstress from Montgomery, Ala. took a stand by sitting down. Rosa Parks’ simple act of defiance sparked the Montgomery Bus Boycott, and ultimately ignited the modern civil rights movement. On December 1, 1955, after a long … Continue reading

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Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce to host transportation summit

DART President/Executive Director Gary Thomas and other North Texas transportation leaders will speak at the Oak Cliff Chamber of Commerce’s 4th Annual Transportation Summit at 7:30 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 19 at the Hitt Auditorium of Methodist Dallas Medical Center. “Our … Continue reading

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Featured Photos: Missing the sun on a dreary morning

Thanks to Instagram users @threeeightfour and @happyvitality for reminding us that the sun is out there behind all of the clouds on this dreary, rainy Tuesday.

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DART your way to the Dallas YMCA Turkey Trot

Some people like to walk, while others like to run. Whatever your preference, the Dallas YMCA Turkey Trot is an event the whole family can enjoy together. It’s one of the largest multi-event races in the country and is being … Continue reading

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Photo: See Deep Ellum Station’s The Traveling Man decked out in Mavs gear

Did you know The Traveling Man at DART’s Deep Ellum Station is an MFFL (Mavs Fan For Life)? For a limited time he’s showing his basketball allegiance with a supersized Dirk Nowitzki jersey. Spy the statue for yourself by taking … Continue reading

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Rider Insider: Find fun activities this weekend in Dallas-Fort Worth

Ride the DART Rail Orange Line to Irving Convention Center Station this weekend for BrickUniverse. This event brings the whole universe of bricks together in a fun-packed family event for all ages. It will be filled with hands-on and creative fun for all. … Continue reading

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