On the first Saturday of May 2018, Dallas Fest held it’s inaugural festival in the Dallas West End. The festival was created to highlight some of the innovative creators our city has to offer, while also showing attendees that our district is evolving into an innovative and active place.Read more >>
Each year, the NCA High School Cheerleading Championship brings thousands of youth from all over to downtown Dallas to compete in a rigorous, two-day competition. The NCA is the world’s most original cheerleading company. With a dedication to innovation and a passion for leadership, NCA has paved the way for modern day cheerleading all over the world.Read more >>
Since 1972, Dallas Safari Club has been the gathering point for hunters, conservationists and wildlife enthusiasts throughout the metroplex. As an international organization, DSC offers members a world of options: annual conventions and expositions, monthly meetings and other member activities, education for youth and the general public and to promote and protect the rights and interests of hunters worldwide, conservationists, and wildlife enthusiasts.Read more >>
It’s been an exciting year of growth in downtown Dallas. Between new businesses and attractions popping up around the city, the historic West End district is looking forward to all that the new year has to offer! The restaurants and shops are excited to offer specials that will complete your new year celebration – you can find all that you are looking for, from dining in downtown Dallas to luxury hotels within walking distance.Read more >>
With the holiday season wrapping up brings a renewed excitement to downtown Dallas – the start of championship football and a showdown of classic rivalries. As patrons fill the Cotton Bowl and Apogee Stadium, the historic West End gears up to host visitors and natives who pack the bars and restaurants to watch.Read more >>
November 22nd, 1963 is a day that all Americans will never forget – the assassination of the 35th President of the United States, John Fitzgerald Kennedy in downtown Dallas. Those who witnessed his death, and the generations to come after, remember not only the legacy he left behind, but an iconic man who lead the American people through the Civil Rights Movement, the Space Race, and the establishment of the Peace Corps (just to name a few).Read more >>
Fall is officially here, and with the cooler weather comes the return of college football – a staple in Texas culture! The atmosphere of the historic West End district in downtown Dallas provides everyone, from alumni to the casual fan, the opportunity to see their favorite game any given moment. The Big 12 College Football conference sees a double-header for the Longhorns, after a game against the Oklahoma State University Cowboys – Texas Longhorns vs.Read more >>
The State Fair of Texas is back! The event that Texans and those across the United States wait for every year is one of the best celebrations of Texas pride that attracts people from all over the country. Much of what makes the State Fair memorable year round is iconic Big Tex, the outrageous and delicious food you won’t find at just any state fair, and the Texas Star Ferris wheel.Read more >>
Downtown Dallas, it is officially time for wine!
If you missed last month’s West End Wine Walk, don’t worry because we’re bringing it back!
On Thursday, August 25, the August Wine Walk will begin at 5:30 pm and last until 8 pm. During the event, you will be able to hit the streets of the historic West End District to enjoy a complimentary wine tasting and divine happy hour wine pricings from a few of our amazing downtown Dallas restaurants and businesses.Read more >>
This year, the Historic West End District is happy to welcome the Mary Kay Seminar back to Dallas!
Since 1974, the Mary Kay Seminar has brought thousands of attendees to downtown Dallas, and this year’s event is no different. Happening now through August 6, 2016, at the Kay Bailey Convention Center, the 42nd Annual Mary Kay Seminar is the time that Mary Kay Independent Beauty Consultants gather from all over to bask in their accomplishments from the year and kick off new goals.