Arts and Culture

On behalf of the Hunt Realty/Reunion Tower Team: Looking for a fun and safe way to bring in the New Year?  If so, be sure to watch and celebrate the arrival of 2021 with a ten-minute, 360-degree, panoramic, pyrotechnic extravaganza at Reunion Tower.  Reunion Tower Over the Top NYE 2020 will light up the Dallas […]

Have you felt cooped up for the last few months and are now busting to discover your city again? That need to connect with culture and the arts has you wondering what to do. It’s been a while and things are opening up again in Downtown Dallas. Whatever suits your cultural taste, there is something […]

It’s that time of year again, and the sights and sounds of the holidays aren’t forgotten in Downtown Dallas. Dallas is known for its cityscape, skyline, and beautiful lights anyway, and the holidays crank it up a notch. There may be a giant eyeball Downtown, but your eyes may feel that big with the lights […]

Goldstein to Lead All Internal and External Communications and Government Relations DALLAS (Nov. 10, 2020) – Today, Downtown Dallas, Inc. (DDI) named Scott Goldstein its Chief of Communications & Policy, effective Nov. 30, 2020. He will report directly to DDI’s President & CEO, Kourtny Garrett. In this newly created executive position, Goldstein will be responsible […]

Downtown’s Main Street Garden was the place to be Saturday. The 2nd Annual HomeGrown Music & Art Festival was an overwhelming success … no it wasn’t Austin, but it shouldn’t be and we don’t want it to be. HomeGrown was as organic as it’s name, from the music and art to the crowd and the […]

A few of us over here at DDI were treated to a little hint of the following project in a meeting with Brent Brown, David Whitley and the Dallas City Design Studio team earlier this week.  Now it’s official…all you City Hall Plaza haters, rejoice! In a flash-mob-Oak-Cliff-Better-Blocks- William-Whyte-style initiative called “Living Plaza”, City Hall Plaza will be transformed with […]

City Lights was all the buzz this morning on WFAA Daybreak on the Plaza. The Downtown Residents Council, First Presbyterian Church and the Gyronauts joined us at Victory Park to invite everyone to Downtown Dallas to ring in the holidays tomorrow at Main Street Garden at 5 p.m. It was a bit cold but the weather […]

Uplift Education and the Dallas Museum of Nature & Science are helping make John Crawford’s revitalization dreams for Downtown Dallas easier to achieve. As President and CEO of Downtown Dallas, Inc., Crawford sells prospective business tenants and residents on the idea that downtown is a vibrant center for living, entertainment, art and culture. The recent opening […]

Downtown Dallas, Inc. Welcomes Billingsley Company Texas Land Development Leader Moving to One Arts Plaza Dallas, Texas.  Billingsley Company has announced the opening of a second office in Downtown Dallas. The company will occupy the 7,400 square foot space on the 13th floor of 1722 Routh Street beginning Friday, September 1st. Billingsley Company is a […]

Every year we come up with our annual Program of Work, a set of goals and benchmarks to determine our success.  We break it down into our priorities and then ongoing tasks.  The difference is our priorities are items that are unique to that specific year, like 2009 we had the opening of the AT&T […]

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