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Oak Cliff



Gallery: Mardi Gras Parade Returns to Oak Cliff for 2022

Go Oak Cliff’s annual Mardi Gras parade was on hold for a couple years during the pandemic. On Sunday, the crowds and krewes returned to Davis Street to celebrate the day.
By Bret Redman
A bird's eye drone shot of the Elmwood Farm plot of land before it was turned into a working farm. There's a small street, a few residential buildings, and a patchy square of grass where the farm will eventually go.
Farmers Markets

Elmwood Farm Will Either Close or Move, Highlighting the Challenge of Urban Agriculture

The small urban farm’s lease will not be renewed after two years. It shows how difficult it can be for small, community-driven efforts to compete with other uses.
Food Justice

KERA Airs Dallas Food Justice Documentary About Oak Cliff and West Dallas

As part of KERA’s 29th season of its “Frame of Mind” series, director Elroy “EJ” Johnson’s film, “A Food Justice Story,” shows the resiliency of communities of color.
Jimmie and Stevie Ray Vaughan sculpture in Oak Cliff
Oak Cliff

Jimmie and Stevie Ray Vaughan Return to Oak Cliff

At long last, Oak Cliff gets a tribute to Jimmie and Stevie Ray Vaughan in Kiest Park.
shafeeqa small urban beekeeper
Nature & Environment

An Urban Beekeeper Transforms Land in Oak Cliff Into a Honeybee Haven

Shafeeqa Small found the perfect spot for her bees.
By Dalila Thomas


selena painting on oak cliff

Dallas Is Still Dreaming of Selena

Twenty-five years after her murder, Selena Quintanilla-Pérez is more popular than ever. The Tejano icon is remembered here, in murals and annual celebrations of her life.
Oliver family's city home and cabin

Homes for the Holidays

Creative couple Jamie and Larry Oliver dress their Oak Cliff home and Cedar Creek lake house for the season.
By Ryan Conner
Arts & Entertainment

Oak Cliff Stars in Texas Theatre’s Re-Imagined Apocalypse Now

To celebrate the release of Apocalypse Now: Final Cut, the Oak Cliff theater has made an homage to Francis Ford Coppola's classic film
By Peter Simek
Hot Property

Hot Property: A Reinvented Tudor in Kessler Park

A 1930s charmer gets a second, Carrara marble-filled life.
By Caitlin Clark
Oak Cliff

Enjoy Tattoos, Flowers, and Polaroid Portraits in Oak Cliff Tonight

Beatnik, Magic Hour, and Kelly Christine Sutton are teaming up for an aesthetically-pleasing event.  
By Caitlin Clark