This annual event is a march to celebrate high school seniors who are ready to mail their college applications. Seniors will walk holding letters to symbolize their actual applications to various colleges and universities. The entire student body and the parents of the seniors will participate in this march that begins at the corner of Holystone Street & Greenleaf Street and proceed north on Holystone Street to 2806 Canada Drive, where it will finish and disperse. A hard closure of Holystone Street, will be necessary, between Greenleaf Street & Canada Drive beginning at 8:00 a.m. and lasting until the event end time of 11:00 a.m. Amplified sound by a live DJ will be active in one area beginning at 8:00 a.m. There will be neither food nor beverages at this event and stages and tents are not required. The projected attendance is 1,200.
This annual recurring event allows 100 graduating seniors to “march” their college admission applications to the mailbox on the corner of Elm Street & N. Good Latimer Expressway. Elm Street will be flanked on both sides by the 6th-11th graders who will be cheering the seniors on as they proceed to the mailbox. The 6th-11th graders will begin pouring out of the Uplift Luna Preparatory Secondary School building to line Elm Street just before 11 a.m. and Elm Street will require a hard closure between N. Crowdus Street and N. Good Latimer Expressway for approximately one hour beginning at 10:45 a.m. The seniors will begin their march promptly at 11 a.m. Elm Street will reopen, and the 6th-11th graders will return to the building once the last senior has passed. The senior students will march west on Elm Street beginning at N. Crowdus Street, end the route at N. Good Latimer Expressway and return to the school via sidewalks and pedestrian rights of ways. There will be neither food nor beverages at this event and stages and tents are not required. Estimated attendance is 1,100.
This annual celebration with entertainment is hosted by Fiesta Mart as a “thank you” for your service to their customers. The event is free to the public; there will be giveaways, face painting and DJ music. Ten 10’x10’ tents and a 40”x24’x26’ stage will be erected. Set-up will begin at 1 p.m. and teardown will be completed by 10 p.m.
Ojos Locos will be hosting a watch party for the Canelo fight. It will take place in the parking lot; there will be DJ music, food and alcoholic beverages will be sold. Setup will begin at 8 a.m. Dec. 14 and teardown will be completed by 8 a.m. Dec. 16. No street closures will be required.
This annual Texas Toy Run benefits the Tarrant and Dallas County MHMR. The riders will start at 11 a.m. on 2611 Commerce going east, right on Malcolm X, right on Canton past Good Latimer, left on Cesar Chavez to the entrance ramp of I-30 at which point they will proceed south to I-30. The sale of merchandise, food or beverage (non-alcohol) during the event. Set-up at 7:30 a.m. with the staging of motorcycles in the parking lot on Good Latimer and Commerce under I-75 Bridge, VIP’s, Santa and his reindeer will stage in Deep Ellum Parking Lot C and completely vacate the premises no later than 12:30 p.m. The estimated attendance is 1000.
Camp Gladiator are hosting their first annual three-day workout event. This is a private corporate event that will utilize Reunion Lawn for their activities. Trainers will be on stage performing workouts to the crowds on the lawn on multiple days. Upbeat music will be playing during the workouts. No sale of merchandise or food/beverage will take place during the event. Set-up on Dec. 17th at 7 a.m. includes the erection of a stage (120’x144’x36” high), truss structure 12Wx16T over the stage for a banner, three water monsters, golf cart, lighting, generator, marching band, paint field lines and amplified sound at 3 p.m. in one location. Route: Starting at the Omni hotel then proceeding South Bound Lamar, West Bound Memorial, North Bound Hotel and ending at 777 Sports. Street closure times: Tuesday 2:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.; Wednesday 11:30 a.m. – 3:15 p.m.; Thursday 7 a.m. – 9 a.m. with amplified sound starting at 8 a.m. Teardown will be completed by 6 p.m. Dec 20. The estimated attendance is 1400
This is a Neighborhood Farmers Market organized by the Four Seasons Market LLC to occur on the property of Casa Linda (Edens) at 9540 Garland Road (parking lot).
The Casa Linda Farmers Market hours are from 12pm – 4pm, The market will occur on ‘most’ Wednesday of each month thru December 19, 2018. The market will consist of no more than 70 vendors that will set up booths, tents (10×10) and tables to sell locally grown produce foods and goods.
This event is a Neighborhood Farmers Market organized by the Oak Cliff Lions Club to occur on the property of Lula B’s (parking lot) at 1982 Fort Worth Ave.
The Oak Cliff Lions Club Farmers Market will consist of up to 35 vendors that will set up booths, tents (10×15) and tables to sell locally grown produce, foods and goods on the second and fourth Saturday thru December 22.
This event will not require street or lane closures and all parking will take place in the church parking lot. Set up of the market will begin at 7 a.m. and teardown at 12 p.m.
The market hours are from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.