Fun & Festive

Mesozoic Magic at Jurassic Quest + Instagram Ticket Giveaway

Got a dinosaur lover in your life? Then you might need to take them to Fair Park this weekend for Jurassic Quest, running tonight through Sunday night (and lucky you, we’re giving away tickets on Instagram). Jurassic Quest is a huge animatronic dinosaur event, with over 80 true-to-life-size dinosaurs that move and roar. The dinosaurs […]

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Dear Evan Hansen Brings Light to Mental Health Issues in Beautiful Show

Over a third of all teens and adolescent admit to being bullied online, according to a national mental health foundation. That is part of what made Dear Evan Hansen, now touring at the Music Hall at Fair Park as a part of the Dallas Summer Musicals, such a timely show when it originated in December […]

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Asia Society Presents Works of Tsuruya Kokei in Houston

Tsuruya Kokei: Modern Kabuki Prints Revised & Revisited Opens in its Final American Venue at Asia Society Texas Center   The Asia Society Texas Center in Houston presents the works of artist Tsuruya Kokei. The center is the first in the state to show the artist’s prints from 1983 to 1993, as well as revised kabuki […]

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Everyone Needs a Beautiful Day

In the promotional spot for A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood, reporter Lloyd Vogel’s wife, Andrea (This is Us’ Susan Kelechi Watson) says, “Lloyd, please don’t ruin my childhood.” I approached this new release with the same hesitance. I grew up among the first generation of children who enjoyed Mr. Rogers’ Neighborhood, a PBS production […]

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The North American Tour Company of CATS. Photo by Matthew Murphy 2019

CATS at Dallas Summer Musicals: The Memory Lives Again

You still have time to catch CATS at Dallas Summer Musicals, running through November 17 at the Music Hall at Fair Park! If you’ve never seen this Andrew Lloyd Webber classic theatrical hit, now is a great chance to do it. The new tour of the musical, based on T.S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of […]

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Fall Book Roundup

(Cover photo: Britannica.com) Ah, the fall season is upon us. So go ahead…. wear your favorite sweater, grab a pumpkin spice latte and curl up on the couch as you check out these must-read fall books! The Restaurant Diet Series This series instantly caught my attention. (I love dining out!) There are two books in […]

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{DFW} Downton Business at Alamo Draft House

For six seasons, you made Sunday night girls’ night… or date night… or just your night.  Every episode of the famed series Downton Abbey felt like an escape to another place and time, and whether you wanted to be Lady Mary as she flirted her way across the aristocracy or followed the trials and tribulations […]

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Acclaimed magician Dennis Watkins brings “The Magic Parlour” to Pittsburgh

Third-generation magician and entertainer Dennis Watkins is giving Yinzers a special treat. Now through Sept. 29, Watkins’ show, “The Magic Parlour,” is taking place at Liberty Magic, a newly-opened venue showcasing close-up magic in Pittsburgh’s Cultural District.   You may have seen Watkins on national TV, including the CW show, Penn & Teller: Fool Us. Hailing […]

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Visual Art Enthusiasts – Don’t Miss the Pittsburgh Gallery Crawl on September 27

Love visual art, music, film? Pittsburgh’s annual Gallery Crawl in the Cultural District takes place Friday, Sept. 27, 2019 and will be jam-packed with dozens of art to see. This FREE event is open to all ages and features 30+ crawl stops at various locations and public art places throughout the city. Here’s your chance to see […]

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Treat your pup to the new K9 Planet Adventure Box

Looking to treat your pup with some new goodies? Dog subscription boxes are always a great gift idea whether you’re pampering your pup or sending the box to surprise a friend’s dog. I love subscription boxes because your four-legged friend can discover new treats, toys and accessories that you may not usually buy or have […]

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