Event Calendar

Feb
9
Sat
Allstate Hot Chocolate 15k/5k @ Fair Park
Feb 9 @ 7:30 am – 1:00 pm

The annual Allstate Hot Chocolate 15k/5k race will start and finish in Fair Park amongst Dallas’ biggest chocolate aficionados. Set-up will begin Thursday, February 7th at 4 a.m. with the erection of tents (one-30×120) (one-30×40) (one-10×10) (one-30×50) (two-10×20) (one-20×20), stages (two-8’x8’x24” high) (one-12’x12’x24” high), and the use of two standard 5,000 forklifts. Tear down to be completed by 12 p.m. on Sunday, February 10th. The event includes the use of the Santa Fe Trail, amplified sound starting at 8 a.m., the sale of merchandise and provides non-sales of food and beverage (non-alcohol). The 15k/5k race route consists of full/parcel closure along the following impacted streets: N. Haskell from Fair Park to Bryan St. (7a.m. – 9a.m.) (Full); Main St. from N. Haskell to Peak St (7a.m.- 8:45a.m.) (Eastbound); Bryan St. from N. Haskell to Greenville Ave. (8a.m. – 9:30a.m.) (Full); Greenville Ave. from Bryan St. to Lewis St. (8:15a.m. – 9:45a.m.) (Full); Lewis St. from Greenville Ave. to Skillman St. (8:15a.m. – 10a.m.) (Full); Skillman St. from Lewis St. to La Vista Dr. (8:30a.m. – 10:15a.m.) (Full); La Vista Dr. from Skillman St. to Shore Dr. (8:30a.m. – 10:30a.m.) (Full); Shore Dr. from La Vista St. to Santa Fe Trail (8:30a.m. – 10:30a.m.) (Full); Santa Fe Trail from Shore Dr. to Willow St. (8:30a.m. – 10:45a.m.) (Trail); Willow St. from Santa Fe Trail to Peak St. (8:45a.m. – 11a.m.) (Full); Peak St. from Main St. to Stonewall St. (7:15a.m. – 11a.m.) (Full); Stonewall St. from Parry Ave. to S. Haskell. (7:15a.m. – 11:15a.m.) (Full); S. Haskell from Stonewall St. to S. Fitzhugh Ave. (7:15a.m. – 11:15a.m.) (Eastbound); S. Fitzhugh Ave. from S. Haskell to Gaisford St. (7:15a.m. – 11:15a.m.) (Southbound); Gaisford St. from S. Fitzhugh Ave. to Washington St. (7:15a.m. – 11:30a.m.) (Full); Washington St. from Gaisford St. to Fair Park (7:15a.m. – 11:30a.m.) (Full). Estimated attendance is 12,000.

Heart and Sole 5K @ Winfrey Point
Feb 9 @ 7:30 am – 11:00 am

This annual event is a 5K and a 1K fun run that starts and finishes at Winfrey Point which includes the use of White Rock Lake Trail. Race packet pickup and on-site registration will begin at 8 a.m. The 5K run starts at 9 a.m. and will proceed south on East Lawther Drive on the bike path turnaround before Garland Road, go north on East Lawther heading back to Winfrey Point finish and disperse. The 1K at 8:30 am will go south on the bike path from Winfrey Point turnaround go north on bike path to Winfrey Point finish and disperse. It will require the closing of E. Lawther Drive and Garland Road starting at 8 a.m. and reopening at 11 a.m. Non-sales of food and beverage (alcohol) available at the event. Setup starts at 5 a.m. which includes amplified sound at 8 a.m. in one location, a bounce house, no tents or stage erected and concludes at 12 p.m. The estimated attendance is 450.

Cupid’s Chase 5K @ Ronald Kirk Bridge
Feb 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

This 5k run/walk takes place entirely in the Trinity River Corridor and on the Ron Kirk Pedestrian Bridge. There are no street closures, tents or stages. Food and non-alcoholic beverages will be provided. Event setup will begin at 6 a.m. with registration at 9 a.m. and the run starting at 10 a.m. Event teardown will begin immediately after the event at 3 p.m. A live DJ and a live band will act as entertainment. Estimated attendance is 300.

Deep Ellum Outdoor Market
Feb 9 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Deep Ellum Community Association are hosting their annual Outdoor Arts/Crafts Market located in Deep Ellum. The event includes arts/crafts vendors, some recorded or live music will be played, the sale of crafts merchandise, food and non-alcoholic beverages. Set up starts at 10 a.m. with the erection of tents (35- 10×10), a PA system, no stage, street power access and amplified sound starting at 9:30 a.m. in one location. Teardown will be completed by 6 p.m. day of the event. A full Street Closure for N. Crowdus St. from Elm St. to Main St starting at 10:00 a.m. and will re-open by 7 p.m. Parking Meters will be hooded from 100-199 N Crowdus St. from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Estimated daily attendance 200.

The Morning After
Feb 9 @ 2:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Details Forthcoming

Feb
11
Mon
Strut Your Mutt @ Ronald Kirk Bridge
Feb 11 @ 7:00 am – 12:15 pm
This 5K and 3K is a fundraiser sponsored by the SPCA of Texas. The 5K starts at 8:30am on the Felix H. Lozada Sr. Gateway and proceeds across the Ronald Kirk Pedestrian Bridge, turns left north on Core Street, right east on Parkhouse Street, left north on Riverfront Boulevard, left west on Payne Street, right north on Levee Street to u-turn north of Riveredge Drive back south on Levee, left east on Payne, right south on Riverfront, right west on Parkhouse, left south on Core, right west across the Ronald Kirk Pedestrian Bridge to finish on the west side of the bridge. The 3K starts at 9:30 am on the west side of the Ronald Kirk Pedestrian Bridge and proceeds east across the bridge, turns left north on Core, right east on Parkhouse, left north on Riverfront to u-turn at Pittsburg Street back south on Riverfront, right west on Parkhouse, left south on Core, right west across the Ronald Kirk Pedestrian Bridge to finish on the west side of the bridge. A 12’x16’x36” stage; forty 10’x10’ and two 20’x40’ tents will be erected for the event; setup will begin at 5 am May 10 and teardown will be completed by 3 p.m. Food, non-alcoholic and alcoholic beverages will be available.
Feb
14
Thu
Subway’s Special Event
Feb 14 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Draft Forthcoming

Feb
15
Fri
Carnival at Valley View Center
Feb 15 @ 6:00 pm – Feb 16 @ 12:00 am

This is a temporary carnival that will be held in the parking lot at Valley View Mall. The carnival will include rides and games. Setup for the carnival will begin at 8 a.m. Feb. 11 and teardown will be completed by 8 a.m. March 11. Food and beverages will be sold.  The event will require no street closures.

Feb
16
Sat
Too Cold to Hold 5K/10K/Half @ White Rock Lake
Feb 16 @ 6:30 am – 12:00 pm

This event is an annual run for charity that takes place at White Rock Lake. This year will feature a half marathon, a 10K and a 5K run. The Half Marathon will begin at Norbuck Park exiting the parking lot and going under Buckner. It will turn north on W. Lawther and continue until reaching the trail’s entrance.  It will enter the trail on the left and continue under Northwest Highway, turn left on trail running parallel with Northwest Highway, and continue on the trail going south under E. Mockingbird, past the dog park to White Rock Lake Trail, turn left and an immediate right onto White Rock Lake Tail, heads south on White Rock Creek Trail, east back on White Rock Lake Trail, left over the spillway parallel with Garland Road, left on E. Lawther Drive, continuing on White Rock Lake Trail to make a U-turn at the Winfrey Point parking lot, reversing the route until the divide on White rock Trail and White Rock Creek Trail at the dog park and continues right over the pedestrian bridge exiting White Rock Lake Trail and going left onto E. Lawther Drive to the Buckner underpass, turns right under the Buckner Bridge to Norbuck Park where it will finish and disperse. The 10K will begin at Norbuck Park and go under Buckner going north on W. Lawther to the trail’s entrance, enters trail on the left and continues under Northwest Highway, left on trial running parallel with Northwest Highway, left on White Rock Creek Trail, goes under E. Mockingbird past dog park, left and an immediate right onto White Rock Lake Trail to trail marker WRT137 and makes a U-turn reversing the route until the divide at White Rock Trail and White Rock Creek Trail and makes a right over the pedestrian bridge, exits White Rock Lake Trail, makes a left onto E. Lawther Drive to the Buckner Underpass, goes right under the Buckner Bridge to Norbuck Park where it will finish and disperse.  The 5K will begin at Norbuck Park and go under Buckner going north on W. Lawther and continuing until the trail’s entrance, enters trail and going left under Northwest Highway and under E. Mockingbird to White Rock Lake Trail, makes a left and an immediate left onto White Rock Lake Trail, returns to dog park continuing over the pedestrian bridge to White Rock Lake Trail, goes left onto E. Lawther Drive to Buckner underpass, going right under the Buckner Bridge to Norbuck Park where it will finish and disperse. Setup for the event will begin at 9 a.m. Friday, February 15, and teardown will be immediately following the event.  Ten 10’x10’ & Four 10’x20’ tents and One 48”X20’X24’ stage will be erected for the event with amplified sound, in one location, beginning at 6:30 a.m. Free food and alcoholic beverages will be served to participants. The projected number of participants is 1,000.

Form Follows Fitness 5K @ Klyde Warren Park
Feb 16 @ 8:30 am – 11:00 am
This 5K is benefit run for the Dallas Center for Architecture’s scholarships program for young children interested in becoming architects. The run starts at 8:30 a.m. at Harwood Street & W/B Woodall Rodgers Freeway Service Road, proceeds north on Harwood Street (all lanes) to Cedar Springs Road (two lanes), right on Cedar Springs Road  to Maple Avenue (two lanes), right on Maple/Routh Connection (two lanes), right on Flora Street to Harwood St. (two lanes), left on Harwood to San Jacinto Street (two lanes), right on San Jacinto St. (two lanes), right on Field Street (full closure), left on Ross Avenue (two lanes), right on Record Street (two lanes), right on McKinney Avenue /Woodall Rodgers frontage road (two lanes) finish and disperse at Klyde Warren Park. Forty 10’x10’ tents will be erected in the park.  Setup will begin at 2 p.m. Feb. 15 and teardown will be completed by 2 p.m.