After a two-year pandemic and virtual events, Dallas Arts Month returns in-person to Dallas this April. Launched in 2013 as Dallas Arts Week, the annual event is a city-wide celebration throughout the entire month. Art lovers can find festivals, plays, concerts, exhibitions, and more all across the city including community events (which are free and open to […]
Jennifer Scripps will assume position in April DOWNTOWN DALLAS – Downtown Dallas, Inc. (DDI) today announced the hiring of Jennifer Scripps, the City of Dallas director of Arts & Culture, as the next president and CEO of the nonprofit placemaking, advocacy, and economic development group. Scripps, a Dallas native and civic leader, has held her current […]
DOWNTOWN DALLAS – The Downtown Dallas, Inc. (DDI) Board of Directors today announced the appointment of Chief Operating Officer Amy Tharp as Interim President & CEO of the organization. Tharp joined the 100-employee nonprofit placemaking, advocacy, and economic development group in August 2016 after serving as President & Executive Director of Uptown Dallas, Inc. In […]
Downtown Dallas, Inc. (DDI) President & CEO Kourtny Garrett announced today that she will depart her post as leader of the organization at the end of the year.
Downtown Dallas, Inc. (DDI) announced the launch of a comprehensive Public Safety Summer Operations Plan to proactively address quality of life and public safety challenges as hundreds of thousands of workers and tourists continue to return to Downtown.
DDI President & CEO Kourtny Garrett took a deep dive on the state of Downtown and what’s to come with WFAA’s Jason Whitely and Jason Wheeler in the latest episode of their Y’all-itics podcast.
Downtown Dallas, Inc. (DDI) is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) to artists/artist teams interested in creating unique artwork on an art wall in the Downtown Dallas area.
We’ve formalized our first set of state legislative priorities endorsed by our DDI Board of Directors earlier this month.
Downtown Dallas, Inc. is excited to share the first temporary on-street parklet has been installed at City Tavern!
The City of Dallas, Dallas PD, and DART PD set to provide increased patrols.