Event Calendar

Sep
10
Sun
Blessed Sacrament Carnival
Sep 10 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

This annual event is a church carnival held at the Blessed Sacrament Church at 231 N. Marsalis Ave. Twelve 6’x5’ tents and a 10’x12’x3” stage will be erected for live entertainment. Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be sold. There will be games and children activities. It will require no street closures. The projected attendance is 750.

Festival San Juan Diego #9
Sep 10 @ 9:00 am – 9:00 pm

This event is the annual church festival and the continuation of a fundraising effort for the San Juan Diego Catholic Church. The funds are being raised for their parking lot, which is under construction, and other annual church expenses. The event will involve selling food such as gorditas, nachos, and tacos each Sunday in the patio of the Church for members of the church and the community. There will be six 8’x8′ tents erected. Food and beverages will be sold. The event will require no street closures. The projected total attendance each Sunday is 300. On Saturday September 2, 2017 only expects 3000.

Robocop 30th Anniversary Screening
Sep 10 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

This event is a screening of RoboCop in celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the movie; which was filmed in City Hall and released on July 17, 1987. There will be a 40-ft inflatable screen and projection system in front of City Hall; a 16’x8’x2’ stage will also be erected. Food and alcoholic beverages will be available. Setup will begin at 2:00 p.m., Sept. 10, 2017 and teardown will be immediately after the event. It will require no street closures. The projected attendance is 499.

Sep
13
Wed
Casa Linda Market
Sep 13 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This is a Neighborhood Farmers Market organized by the Four Seasons Market LLC to occur on the property of Casa Linda (Edens) LLC at 9440 Garland Road, parking lot.

The Casa Linda Market hours are from 3:00pm – 7:00pm, setup begins at 1:00pm and teardown at 7:00pm. The market will occur every Wednesday of each month through December.

The market will consist of no more than 35 vendors that will set up booths, tents and tables to sell locally grown produced foods and goods.

Sep
14
Thu
Paul Quinn Market @ Paul Quinn Market
Sep 14 @ 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This is a Neighborhood Farmers Market organized by Good Local Markets to occur at 3837 Simpson Stuart Road. The market site will be contained within the parking lot, property of the Paul Quinn Campus.

The market hours are from 3:00pm – 7:00pm, setup begins at 1:00pm and teardown at 7:00pm. Public parking is available within multiple parking lots. The Paul Quinn Farmers Market will occur on Thursdays of each month.

The Paul Quinn Farmers Market will consist of no more than 35 vendors that will set up booths, tents and tables to sell locally grown produced foods and goods.

Sep
15
Fri
Parking Day
Sep 15 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

This annual event is an event in which metered parking spaces on Main St. will be temporarily transformed allowing employees and residents to socialize in re-envisioned public spaces. Programming for the event will include ambient street performers, landscaping, café furniture and popup libraries. 10’x10’ tents will be erected. It will require closing the parking meter lane on north and south Main Street from Harwood to Griffin from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. this date. Vehicular traffic will be allowed on the center lanes of Main and on all cross streets. The projected attendance is 1,000.

Dallas Fiestas Patrias
Sep 15 @ 5:00 pm – 11:00 pm

This annual event is a Fiesta Patrias Festival held at the Latino Cultural Center. There will be an array of art activities and performances, food and beverages will be available. As 16’x24’x36” stage will be erected. This event will require closing the 2600 and 2700 block of Florence St. Setup will begin at 4:00 p.m. Sept. 15, 2017 and teardown will be after the event. The projected attendance is 1,000.

Mexican Independence Day Celebration
Sep 15 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

This event is a yearly celebration hosted by the Consulate General of Mexico.  The celebration consists of an official ceremony to celebrate the 207 Anniversary of the Independence of Mexico.  The event will have a program that involves cultural activities and a formal/official ceremony.  Remarks will be made afterwards, followed by the Grito Ceremony which will include American and Mexican National flags and anthems. Entertainment will include mariachi bands, Ballet Floklorico, and other musical groups.  Food, beverages, and merchandise will be sold.  A 20’x24’x24” stage will be erected for the event. Setup will begin at 1:00 p.m., Sept. 15 and teardown will be following the event. The event will require no street closures.  The projected attendance is 2,000.

Sep
16
Sat
Freedom Run
Sep 16 @ 8:00 am – 2:00 pm

This annual event is a 5K that will benefit the Assist the Officer Foundation.  The 5K course starts at 8:00am on Gateway Plaza at the west end of the Pedestrian Bridge. It proceeds east across the bridge to the turnaround point #1, u-turns west across the bridge, turns right north and northeast on the entry trail to the Trinity Skyline Trail, proceeds into the Trinity River bottoms southeast down the concrete ramp, proceeds south, east, north, west, north and east on the concrete Trinity Skyline Trail to the turnaround point #2, u-turns west, south, east, south, west and north on the concrete Trinity Skyline Trail and finishes on the trail between the Pedestrian Bridge and the Margaret Hunt Hill Bridge in the river bottoms. An alternate route on surface roads will be used in the event of inclement weather, progressing northwest in the westbound lanes of Canada, northeast across the Sylvan Bridge in the rightmost eastbound lanes of Sylvan, to u-turn and return back to the Gateway. Alcoholic beverages will be served. A 20’x40’ tent and 20’x24’x4” stage will be erected. Setup will begin at 5:00am Sept. 16 and teardown will be immediately after the event. The projected number of participants is 800.

Tyler Street Farmers Market @ Tyler Street Tower parking lot
Sep 16 @ 8:00 am – 1:00 pm

This event is a New Neighborhood Farmers Market organized by L. Arielle Richman to occur on the property of the Tyler Street Tower parking lot at 927 W. 10th street. The market operator is Good Local Markets.

The Tyler Street Farmers Market will consist of up to 50 vendors that will set up booths, tents (10×15) and tables to sell locally grown produced foods and goods. This event will not require street or lane closures and all parking will take place on approved parking areas. Set up will begin just prior to 8:00am and teardown at 1:00pm.