Category Archives: Destination DART

Rider Insider: DART to Historical Downtowns

What’s old is new again in the quaint downtown areas of Carrollton, Garland and Plano. Carrollton’s Homegrown Delights Downtown Carrollton is filled with homegrown restaurants, shops and attractions. Towering above them is the North Texas Outdoor Pursuit Center, where you … Continue reading

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Free Solar Eclipse Party at the Perot Museum Aug. 21

The Perot Museum of Nature and Science invites you to attend a free Solar Eclipse watching party on their plaza, Aug. 21, noon to 2 p.m. That afternoon, the United States will experience a total solar eclipse, which is when … Continue reading

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North Texas: A Cultural Destination

North Texas has so much to offer residents who live here or out-of-towners who plan a trip to our region. DART’s kicking off our newest series, “Destination: North Texas” and over the next few weeks we’ll explore just what makes … Continue reading

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DART: Your Ride This Weekend

Looking for something to do this weekend? Check out these DARTable upcoming events. Chi Omega Christmas Market This year’s “Glitzmas” themed Chi Omega Christmas Market will transform Centennial Hall in Fair Park into a luxury gift marketplace with 180 handpicked … Continue reading

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Destination DART: Dallas Fan Days

It’s that time of year again. Time to celebrate your nerd fandom at Dallas Fan Days! Science Fiction TV shows, movies, books, comic books and more come together at the Irving Convention Center Oct. 14-16. You can meet your favorite comic … Continue reading

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Perk Up! It’s National Coffee Day

Okay, so nobody actually uses a percolator anymore. But coffee culture is going strong, with the average American consuming 6.8 pounds of java per year, and coffeehouses of all kinds dot the urban landscape. Today is National Coffee Day, so … Continue reading

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Let DART and TRE be Your Ride this Weekend

Whether this weekend means a visit to the Dallas Zoo or the Fort Worth Stockyards, let DART and the Trinity Railway Express take you there. Visiting Dallas If Dallas is your destination, you can ride the TRE to Union Station, … Continue reading

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Former X Factor Contestant Kicks Off DART Music Station Series in Plano

Celebrate a night of ‘80s R&B and Rock ‘N’ Roll Sept. 14, from 6-7 p.m. when DART and the city of Plano present Panda Ross, a singer and former X Factor USA contestant, at a one-hour musical performance at the … Continue reading

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DART to Patio Dinning

Patio season is in full swing, and some of the best ones in the area are “DARTable” – meaning they’re mere footsteps away from a transit stop. DART. Don your shades and sandals, and relax with some great food and … Continue reading

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A Rail Good Time for the Whole Family

Kids of all ages love trains, and opportunities for family adventure abound up and down the DART lines. The best part is, DART is part of the fun. DART’s comfortable, air-conditioned light rail vehicles offer level boarding for those with … Continue reading

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