Go Oak Cliff

Just another WordPress weblog

Latest articles

The Roger W. Lytle Disc Golf Course is Complete!

After 18 months of planning, fundraising, and negotiating, the Roger W. Lytle Disc Golf Course is built!   Thank you to the many donors who made this possible, and to the numerous volunteers who came out to the build day. What we thought would take many hours was wrapped up in just two and a half hours! Along with our community, the East Dallas Disc...

Build Day for the Roger W. Lytle Disc Golf Course at Oak Cliff Founders Park!

We’ve talked, worked, begged, fundraised, and now it’s actually time to build! The first work day to install the pins for the Roger W Lytle Disc Golf Course at Oak Cliff Founders Park is scheduled for December 23rd from 9 – 2 p.m. The work is physical– pouring concrete is involved– so we need as many strong backs as we can get to work along side the...

iBike Rosemont

Rosemont Elementary School in Oak Cliff, Texas, knows that kids need to do more than sit around and play video games. Recently, the elementary school became involved with a cycling event called iBike Rosemont, where students are encouraged to ride their bikes to school each day for one week. At the end of the week, Eno’s Pizza Tavern throws a celebration...

Francophiles Unite! Bastille on Bishop is July 14th

Remember Bastille at a beautiful evening festival in the Bishop Arts District on Tuesday, July 14th from 6 – 10 p.m.!  Go Oak Cliff’s annual Bastille on Bishop event is a family-friendly festival featuring French wine, food, music, a market, and a pétanque court in the middle of Bishop Avenue!  Costumes and themed clothing abound, so don’t be shy-...

7th Annual Brew Riot is Sunday!

Go Oak Cliff and the Texas Homebrew Society proudly present the 7th annual Brew Riot Homebrew Competition on Sunday, May 17th in the Bishop Arts District! Get ready for an afternoon of beer, friends, music, and a little good ol’ fashioned competition. The party starts at 4 p.m. and runs until 8 p.m. We’re a rain or shine crew, so unless it is lightning...

The 1.1 Returns

The much-loved-yet-slightly-torturous 1.1 will once again kick off Brew Riot! Put your body through its paces with 3 beer stops along the 1.1 mile route, and celebrate by being the first to crash the gates at Brew Riot! The run starts at Nova, located at 1417 W Davis St., and includes mandatory beer breaks at The Kessler and Bolsa before rushing the...

After half a century the Streetcar is back!

It’s hard to believe that this day has officially arrived! At 8:40AM, a handful of dignitaries, engineers, city staff, and DART officials met at Union Station in Downtown Dallas to ride the streetcar back to Oak Cliff. I sat beside my close friends and mentors, Luis and Sylvia Salcedo, who were my teammates in helping bring the streetcar to life starting...

And The Winner Is…

“There’s No Place Like Home” by  Winnetka Heights Neighborhood Association & Methodist Dallas Medical Center Our judges agreed that Winnetka Heights Neighborhood Association once again reigned supreme in everything from costumes, grandeur, detail, and a boat load of participants. The float could have just as easily been in the Macy’s Parade (seriously,...

Where Do YOUR Kids Go To School?

Tonight is the annual “Where Do YOUR Kids Go To School?” meeting for Rosemont Early Childhood PTA (RECPTA) families and North Oak Cliff families trying to navigate options for preschool, kinder, and some upper grades, such as magnet options that open at 4th grade or private options that shift at 6th grade, and more. Monday, Jan 26th 6:30 pm At ENO’S...

The 2015 Mardi Gras Oak Cliff Parade

The annual Mardi Gras Oak Cliff parade is on Sunday, February 15th! Enjoy marching bands, festive floats, and infamous entries like the Sheriff’s Posse and the World Famous Free Wheelie-ing Elvi, all while catching tons of beads! This family-friendly parade rolls at 4 o’clock sharp down West Davis from Montclair Avenue to the Bishop Arts District. Stay...

Discover, share and read the best on the web

Subscribe to RSS Feeds, Blogs, Podcasts, Twitter searches, Facebook pages, even Email Newsletters! Get unfiltered news feeds or filter them to your liking.

Get Inoreader
Inoreader - Subscribe to RSS Feeds, Blogs, Podcasts, Twitter searches, Facebook pages, even Email Newsletters!