Posts Tagged ‘Fair Park’

TREC Announces Finalists for Dallas Catalyst Project

Posted by Bill San Antonio

On November 14, members of The Real Estate Council will vote for one of three projects recently selected as finalists for the Dallas Catalyst Project. The winning project will receive $1 million in grants from The Real Estate Council Foundation

Dallas Strong Benefit Concert Set
for Memorial Weekend 2018

Posted by Mallory Houser

Plans are underway for a music festival honoring the five Dallas police officers who were killed July 7, 2016. 

Zak Chaouki was inspired to create the Dallas Strong Music Festival after watching the news unfold last year.

“I sat on …

Exposition Park Coworking Community Will Be Hub Where ‘Profit Meets Purpose’

Posted by Heather Noel

Exposition Park will officially welcome a new coworking community Saturday with a mission to meld enterprise and social good.

Impact House Founder and CEO Benjamin Vann said his space will operate in the intersect where “profit meets purpose.”

“I think …

Earth Day Texas Returns with
Eco-Friendly Message

Posted by Dave Montgomery

“Experience the Unexpected” is the theme of this week’s Earth Day Texas, and judging from the parade of events and activities that started Wednesday and will extend through Sunday, it’s easy to see why.

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Earth Day Film Festival Makes its Way to Fair Park

Posted by Julia Falcon

Dallas’ first environmental film festival, EARTHxFilm, kicks off April 20, as part of the sixth annual Earth Day Texas event at Fair Park.

“Creating EARTHxFilm within Earth Day Texas is an opportunity to use the power of film to greatly …

Investors’ Innovation Expo
Adds Green to Earth Day Texas

Posted by Dave Moore

Those who attend the Earth Day Texas expo April 21-23 in Fair Park might get a glimpse of the future of clean energy and technology.

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Skyven’s technology concentrates the sun’s heat for use in manufacturing.

That’s because for the first …

Local Female Artists Needed for Upcoming Fair Park Exhibition

Posted by Julia Batlle

The Texas Women’s Caucus for Art is calling on local female artists to submit their work to be displayed at the Women’s Museum Building at Fair Park during Dallas Arts Week, starting on April 5. 

A local curator will be …

Texas Discovery Gardens Embarking on Largest Urban Monarch Project in the Nation

Posted by Julia Falcon

The National Wildlife Foundation gave the Texas Discovery Gardens at Fair Park a $125,000 grant to undertake, what could be, the largest urban monarch butterfly project in the nation. 

“Over the next 18 months we will be propagating several milkweed …

The District Incubator to Bring DEC Model to Fair Park Area

Posted by Lance Murray

A collaboration between the Dallas Entrepreneur Center, the city of Dallas, and the United Methodist Church will benefit entrepreneurs in the neighborhoods surrounding Fair Park in South Dallas.

The Fair Park District Entrepreneur Center, known as The District, is …

3 Things We’re Reading: Chili’s Delivery, Fair Park Research

Posted by Julia Falcon

CHILI’S DELIVERY SERVICE TEST RUN; UTA RESEARCHES FAIR PARK; HEALTH WILDCATTERS MOVING


Every day Dallas Innovates staffers scour websites looking for the most interesting, important, and unusual stories about innovation and creativity. Here are three we thought you’d like:

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